Dance Attire


Jazz/Teen Dance

  • Bodysuit

  • Tights, leggings or shorts

  • Beige split sole jazz shoes

  • Hair in ponytail or bun


Ballet

  • Bodysuit

  • Tight and ballet skirt (optional)

  • Pink ballet slippers

  • Hair in a bun


Tap

  • Bodysuit

  • Tights, leggings or shorts

  • Black Tap shoes

  • Hair in ponytail or bun


Hip Hop

  • Tank top or t-shirt

  • Leggings, yoga pants or sweat pants

  • No jeans or shorts

  • Clean indoor runners

  • Hair in a ponytail


Musical Theatre

  • Tank top or t-shirt

  • Leggings, yoga pants, shorts or sweat pants

  • No jeans or skirts/dresses

  • Beige split sole jazz shoes

  • Hair in a ponytail


Lyrical/Contemporary

  • Bodysuit

  • Tights, leggings or shorts

  • Beige jazz shoes or beige foot undies

  • Hair in ponytail or bun


Acro

  • Bodysuit

  • Tights, leggings or shorts

  • Bare feet

  • Hair in ponytail or bun


Competition Team


Competition can be a fantastic tool to help develop a dancer's skills, confidence and stage presence. Competition can also give a dancer the opportunity to learn from other choreographers and professionals in the industry. 

 In order to be a member of our competition team, dancers must be at least 6 years old and registered in 2 classes, one of which must be ballet. 

For more information about joining our competitive team please read the guide bellow. If you have further questions please contact office@turnerdance.com



Class Description


Mini Dance, Ballet and Hip Hop

Our Mini classes are designed for children under the age of 5. Based on fun and games, these classes will improve a dancer’s coordination, motor skills and social skills.  

Mini Dance explores ballet, jazz, hip hop and tap. This is a perfect introductory class for new students to dance.
Mini Ballet teaches more of the classical ballet moves, using creative exercises.

Mini Theatre combines song and dance in once class. This is a mini version of our musical theatre class.  


Jazz

This high energy class combines technique and choreography with today’s upbeat tunes. Dancer’s will kick, jump and turn across the floor for technique and then learn choreography to tie all of their moves together. At Turner Danceworks we follow the ADAPT Jazz syllabus. 


Tap

This rhythmic and technical class is for dancers who love making noise and playing with beats. Through across the floor and center work, dancers will learn intricate footwork and how to play with syncopation and rhythms. At Turner Danceworks we follow the ADAPT Tap syllabus.


Ballet

Ballet is the foundation for all other styles. Through barre, center and across floor exercises, ballet will improve dancers’ body alignment, build strength and increase flexibility. We encourage all dancers to take ballet.


Musical Theatre

This program is for dancer who loves to perform and want to be a triple threat. Using popular musicals, dancers will learn the fundamental techniques in singing, dancing and acting. This is a fun, high energy class will allow the dancers to explore and expand as an artist.


Hip Hop

Hip Hop is a perfect class for dancers who like to move and groove to the hottest songs. This class will combine different styles of hip hop such as popping, locking and break dancing, while exploring different rhythm and beats. This is a fun and high energy class.


Lyrical 

This class is for dancers who love to express emotion through movement. Combining elements of jazz and ballet, dancers will learn how to draw inspiration from music lyrics and translate it into choreography. 


Contemporary

Contemporary is a great way for dancers to express themselves no matter how abstract. This class combines the elements of jazz, ballet, lyrical and modern to create a story through movement.


Acro 

Acro is a fusion of dance and acrobatic tricks. During this class dancers will work on individual acro tricks as well as partner stunts and lifts. This class is designed to help build strength, flexibility and control through gymnastics style movement.



Levels

  Mini: Ages 3-5

Pre Junior: Ages 5-7

Junior: Ages 7-10

Pre Intermediate: Ages 10-13

Intermediate: Ages 14-16

Senior: Ages 16 and up

Teen : Ages 11 and up