Steps 2022-2023 Dance Schedule: 

First Steps (16 mos.-24 mos.)

Incorporates the use of music, movement, partnering, and basic beginning tumbling that encourage flexibility, rhythm, coordination, balance and spatial awareness.  This class is taught by a certified childhood educator.  Activities, props, and lessons will help foster self-esteem, communication, and social skills of young children.  This class doesn't require a caregiver, but is highly recommended.

 

Wednesdays 5:30-6:00 pm

Tumble Tots (24 mos.-4 yrs.) 

Incorporates the use of music, movement, and basic tumbling encouraging  flexibility, rhythm, coordination, balance, spatial awareness and creativity.  This class is taught by a certified childhood educator.  The activities, props, and lessons will help foster self-esteem and communication.  Noting that children at this age often show Autonomy, this class does not require a caregiver, however one is always welcome!

Tuesdays  5:45 - 6:15 pm

Tappin’ Tots (24 mos.-4 yrs.)  

Introduction to the foundation skills of tap and ballet in a fun and caring atmosphere.  Activities, props and lessons will help foster self-esteem and communication and create a child who LOVES TO DANCE!!!

Mondays        6:00 - 6:45 pm

Tuesdays        5:00 - 5:45 pm

Wednesdays  6:00 - 6:45 pm

Tap and Ballet Combo Classes

(Children must be entering in the grade level for the 2022-2023 school year)

PreK Tap/Ballet

 

Mondays        4:00 - 5:00 pm

Mondays        6:30 - 7:30 pm

Tuesdays        4:00 - 5:00 pm

Thursdays      6:45 - 7:45 pm

Kindergarten Tap/Ballet

 

Mondays        4:00 - 5:00 pm

Mondays        6:30 - 7:30 pm

Tuesdays        4:00 - 5:00 pm

Thursdays      6:45 - 7:45 pm

Grade 1 Tap/Ballet

 

Mondays        5:00 - 6:00 pm

Tuesdays        4:30 - 5:30 pm

Thursdays      6:45 - 7:45 pm

Kinderjazz

(Entering Pre-K in 2022-2023 school year) basic terminology, technique and skills for jazz.  High energy class that will improve rhythm, balance, & flexibility.

 

Mondays        6:00 - 6:30 pm

Grade 2 Tap/Ballet

 

Mondays        5:00 - 6:00 pm

Tuesdays        4:30 - 5:30 pm

Thursdays      6:45 - 7:45 pm

Grade 3 & 4 Tap/Ballet

 

Mondays        5:00 - 6:00 pm

Grade 5 & 6 Tap/Ballet

 

Mondays        5:00 - 6:00 pm

Hip Hop Kidz 

(Entering PreK-1st grade in the 2022-2023 school year) teaches the basic elements of hip-hop and dance in a fun and lively environment.

 

Mondays         5:15 - 6:00 pm

Tuesdays        6:45 - 7:30 pm

Junior Jazz

(Entering 1st-4th grade in the 2022-2023 school year) a continuation of the basic terminology, technique and skills learned in the previous level.

Thursdays      6:15 - 6:45 pm

Junior Hip-Hop & Jazz

(Entering 1st-4th grade in the 2022-2023 school year) combines basic terminology of jazz and hip hop.  A high energy class that will improve rhythm, balance and flexibility.

Mondays         6:30-7:15 pm

Tuesdays        4:00 - 4:45 pm

Thursdays      5:30 - 6:15 pm

Musical Theater

(Entering 1st-6th grade in the 2022-2023 school year) will incorporate basic techniques of Broadway-style jazz and tap along with singing.  A great class for the aspiring actor/actress!

 

Wednesdays        7:00 - 7:45 pm

Danceline Technique Class

(Entering 6th – 12th grade in the 2022-2023 school year). This class will teach students the proper way to stretch, build muscle and condition their bodies for dance. This class also focuses on advanced turns and leaps. Perfect class for dancers interested in trying out for danceline.

Thursdays  7:30 - 8:30 pm

Strength and Stretching 

(Entering 1st - 12th grade in the 2022-2023 school year) This class will teach students the proper ways to stretch, build muscle and condition their bodies for dance. This class is perfect for a secondary class for advanced training. Non-recital class.

 

Wednesdays   6:15 - 7:00 pm

Jazz Fusion

(Dancers entering 4th - 8th grade in the 2022-2023 school year) this class will focus on the techniques of both contemporary, jazz, and hip hop. Working on the improvisation, modern and unpredictable musicality.

Tuesdays     6:45 - 7:45 pm

Contemporary Class

(Entering 4th – 12th grade in the 2022-2023 school year). This class will incorporate the strong, controlled movement of ballet, as well as the musicality and style of modern and jazz. This style of dance often uses expression and storytelling through movement.

Thursdays  7:30 - 8:30 pm

Intermediate Jazz & Hip-Hop

(Entering 4th – 6th grade in the 2022-2023 school year). Builds upon the basics in the previous level.

 

Wednesdays  6:00 - 7:00 pm

Acro Dance

(Entering Kindergarten – 6th grade in the 2022-2023 school year). This class introduces basic tumbling skills for dancers. It also works on flexibility, strength and coordination. This is a non-recital class.

Thursdays 5:30 - 6:15 pm

NO COSTUME/NO RECITAL CLASSES 

A great way to dance without the commitment. These classes will not participate in our annual recital or have the financial obligations of costumes. These classes will have a small end of the year performance.

 

Ballet/Tap/Jazz Combo (Kindergarten- 3rd)           Thursdays 4:30-5:30 PM

THE HOTSTEPPERS

A great way for WOMEN, ages 50 & above, to get active and learn some great tap along the way. Performances throughout the year in Central Louisiana.

 

Tuesdays                     10:00 - 11:00 am

Company Classes

Placement must be made by Mrs. Stephanie. 

 

If you are interested in the company, please make note of it on your registration form.  Someone will be in touch with you regarding pre-requisites.  Hourly rates do not apply to company classes.  Company dancers may take additional classes for a reduced price.

 

Junior Prepline  

Wednesdays      4:0- 6:00 pm

 

Prepline    

Thursdays      4:00 - 6:00  pm

 

Ruby Red Steppers

Thursdays      6:00 - 8:00 pm 

 

Teen Company

Mondays        4:3- 7:00  pm

 

Stephanie & Company  

Mondays  7:00 - 9:30 pm

Mini Competition Hip Hop Team     

Tuesdays  4:45 - 5:45 pm

(Ages 6-10. Company members are welcome to participate in this class in conjunction with their other classes or this class may be taken alone.)

Junior Competition Hip Hop Team     

Tuesdays  6:00 - 6:45 pm

(Ages 11-13. Company members are welcome to participate in this class in conjunction with their other classes or this class may be taken alone.)

Advanced Co. Hip Hop Team     

Wednesdays  7:00 - 8:00 pm

(Entering grades 8th-12th for 2022-2023 school year.) Auditions will be held in late July for this team. Please make note on your registration that you are interested in this team. This may be in conjunction with other company classes or may be taken alone.

Company Ballet

One of the following classes will be required for members of Jr Prepline, Prepline, and Ruby Red Steppers. Teen and Stephanie & Company dancers are HIGHLY ENCOURAGED to participate, but not required! Non company dancers that wish to participate in these classes may as well. Placement in a class will be decided based on an individual basis through a placement test the first week of classes. This method will ensure our classes to be smaller and on level for each dancer!

 

Co. Ballet 1  

Tuesdays        6:00 - 7:00 pm

Co. Ballet 2

Tuesdays       7:00 - 8:00 pm

Pointe (Pre-Pointe/Beg and Intermediate/Advanced Placement)

Tuesdays       8:00 - 8:45 pm 

Advanced Ballet

Tuesdays       8:45 - 9:30  pm

ALL CLASS TIMES & DAYS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE!

Open House is Monday, August 8 - Wednesday, August 10 from 4:00-8:00 pm