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Class Offerings

We are proud to off diverse and complete dance training from the tiniest 2's to the Pre-Professional dancer. 

Registration for the 2024-2025 season opens in July

Activate Theatre Students CLICK HERE

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Terrific 2's 

For 18 months - 3 year olds

An introduction to dance for our youngest dancers, this fun filled 45 min class is for 2 to 3 year olds.  An introduction to ballet and movement appropriate for their young development.  Designed for tiny dancers to explore creative movement with creative and orderly activities designed to develop the budding dancer thru rhythm, rhyme, and movement.

Class times:

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Ballet,  Bop, and Tap

For Kindergartners

Designed for children in Kindergarten and young 1st grade dancers, ages 5-7.  This hour and fifteen minute class includes Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz and Tap.  It stresses following directions, and proper dance etiquette. The class is a well-balanced base created through the combination of all dance elements and correct dance terminology is introduced and used. The result is a fun and rewarding experience for these young dancers.

Class times:

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Combo Class

For 1st-3rd graders ages 6-9

For Primary Dancers (1st-3rd Graders ages 6-9).  This hour and 30 minute class is designed to prepare primary dancers for secondary classes.  It focuses on more in depth knowledge of Ballet, Tap and Jazz.  Proper technique is stressed and varying choreography is used to stretch the dancers mind and body. 

Class times:

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Acro for Dancers

Ages 6-11

Acro for Dancers is the fusion of dance technique and acrobatics.  Students will work to combine these skills while developing their tumbling, and enhancing flexibility, balance, strength, and muscle control.

Class times:

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Pre-Pointe and Pointe

Ages 11+

Pointe is the most advanced and demanding level of ballet.  This class offering is extended only to intermediate and advanced students.  Pointe requires extra ballet classes and is offered only upon recommendation of an instructor and through an audition. 

Class times:

Please contact us for information regarding pointe class

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Activate Musical Theatre Class

For Students of Activate Theatre

Students of Activate Theatre contact us to get the link to sign up for the class
 

Class times:

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Ballet and Bop

For 3-5 year olds

Designed for children ages 3 to 5 years old.  This one-hour class for boys and girls consisting on Ballet, Hip Hop and Jazz. Designed to teach body awareness, musicality, rhythm and the joy of moving to the music. The class is a well-balanced base created through the combination of all dance elements and correct dance terminology is introduced and used.  The result is a fun and rewarding experience for even the smallest of dancers. 

Class times:

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Broadway Babies

For 3-6 year olds

Is your little one a “Broadway Baby”
Dance, sing, and act to songs from Broadway Musicals. Jazz and tap dance fundamentals along with acting and music make for a razzle dazzle time! 

Class times:

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Hip-Hop

Ages 6+

 For Primary (1st-3rd Graders ages 6-9), Secondary (3rd-5th Graders ages 8-11), Middle Schoolers and High Schoolers (ages 12+).  Classes range from 30 minutes to 45 minutes (depending on age/skill level).  This commercial dance form is based off of a loose jazz style with upbeat, high energy rhythmic combinations.  It is a fun and funky dance class filled with styles such as popping, locking, and breaking. 

Class times:

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Ballet and Contemporary

Ages 9+

For Secondary (3rd-5th Graders ages 9-11), Middle Schoolers and High Schoolers (ages 12+). This hour long class focuses on Ballet Technique with Lyrical and Contemporary combinations added to the class.  Proper technique is stressed and varying choreography is used to stretch the dancers mind and body. This class is designed for the more serious dancer with the ability beyond a beginner level. Musicality, strength and agility will be advanced through greater technique.

Class times:

Registration for the 2023-2024 season is closed. Come back in July for 2024-2025 Registration.

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Advanced Placement- Competitive Dance Program

Ages 8+

Interested in taking your dance and performance training to the next level? Our AP Program is designed for the serious dancer who is looking for increased training and additional competitive and performance opportunities. 

Class times:

Please contact us for information regarding our AP Program

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Hip-Hop & Tumble Tots

For 3-6 year olds

Dance, move, groove, and tumble! Build strength, flexibility, agility, and teamwork in the fun and funky class. Learn basic tumbling including forward rolls, back bends, cartwheels, and fundamental acrobatic strengthening and flexibility and coordination skills along with Hip-Hop dance! 

Class times:

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Broadway Kids

For 1st-3rd Graders 6-9 years old

Is your dancer ready to see their name in lights?
Dance, sing, and act to songs from Broadway Musicals. Jazz and tap dance fundamentals along with acting and music make for a razzle dazzle time! 

Class times:

Registration for the 2023-2024 season is closed. Come back in July for 2024-2025 Registration.

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Just For Boys

Ages 6+

Of course, boys are always welcome to take any 
class at DESOD, but if they prefer to be with 
just boys, we have some great options just 
for them! Elements of Contemporary and Hip-Hop, these popular, energetic form of dance, allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement, adding in their own personalities.

This class is inspired by today’s latest music and hippest trends in dance. Age appropriate hip hop and contemporary dance music and movement specific to guys is used for each class. These classes are taught by the super cool, Emerson Walker.

Class times:

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Jazz, Tap, and Musical Theatre

Ages 9+

For Secondary (3rd-5th Graders ages 8-11), Middle Schoolers and High Schoolers (ages 12+).  This hour long class consisting of Classic Jazz and Broadway inspired choreography and Tap skills.  Proper technique is stressed and varying choreography is used to stretch the dancers mind and body.  This class is designed for the more serious dancer with the ability beyond a beginner level.  Greater musicality, strength and agility will be advanced through technique. Tap Dance will advance the dancers musicality and rhythm while exploring new and exciting forms of movement and sound.

Class times:

Registration for the 2023-2024 season is closed. Come back in July for 2024-2025 Registration.

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Voice Lessons with Mary Catherine Beath

Ages 9+

Award-winning soprano and experienced
teacher who holds a MM, BM, a
Certificate in Musical Theatre, and a
Graduate Certificate in Vocology.
Specializes in Classical, Musical Theatre,
and Pop Music styles.

 

Class times:

To inquire 

502-783-7550
mcwbvoice@gmail.com
www.mcwbsoprano.com

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