DE SMET SCHEDULE 2020-2021
5:00 - 6:00 Beginner Ballet/Tap | Ages 3yrs - Kind.
6:00 - 7:15 Junior Ballet/Tap/Jazz | Ages 1st - 5th Grades
BEGINNER BALLET + TAP | 3YRS - KINDERGARTEN
Develops an interest in dance while working on flexibility, coordination, balance, movement & rhythm. In tap we work on a variety of basic tap skills to introduce our dancers to rhythm, counting, musicality and increased footwork. This class performs at a De Smet High School Basketball Game, and performs 2 dances at the recital. Class is held every other week in De Smet.
JUNIOR BALLET + TAP + JAZZ | 1st-5th GRADES
BALLET: Emphasis on Classical Cecchetti Ballet technique, body placement, terminology, and classical choreography combined with modern music.
TAP: Emphasis on quick foot work, coordination and rhythm. Tap class will move through a variety of tap styles throughout the year including Irish Riverdance, Broadway Theatre, and Modern.
JAZZ: Focused on jazz dance with fun & challenging choreography using today’s popular music & dance styles. Introduction to leaps, turns, kicks, etc.
This class performs at a De Smet High School Basketball Game and performs 3 dances at the recital. Class is held every other week in De Smet.
DE SMET CLASS DESCRIPTIONS