Winter/Spring 2018 Classes

Instructor Name
JS Julie Swichtenberg
JK Joyce Kesseler
SM Sarah McDaniel
JR Jennifer Rowley
SH Seth Hammond

Turning Pointe Academy of Dance offers classes for the recreational dancer to the intensive dancer, from preschool to adult.  Classes include Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Contemporary and Musical Theater Dance.  We also offer Yoga and Zumba.

Our staff consists of knowledgeable, highly qualified, and experienced instructors and dance professionals.  We are passionate about teaching and sharing our love of dance.  We strive to bring out the best in every student, while keeping dance class enjoyable… A place where students look forward to coming each week!

Contact us for more information or to register for classes

 

REVOLUTION Dance Company

Revolution is an audition-only dance company focusing on ballet, jazz, lyrical and contemporary.  The goal of the company is to build self-confidence among our dancers while improving their technique, artistry and performance level.  The groups will perform and compete throughout the year.

Petite Company:

Day    Time         Session        Fee      Instructor

Tuesday    4:00-5:00 pm         1/2-5/22        $300      JS

Junior Company:

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Monday 6:00-7:30 pm 1/8-5/21 $425 JS

Senior Company:

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Monday 7:00-8:30 pm 1/8-5/21 $425 JS

 

Pas de Tot

(Mom/Dad and Me Ages 2-3) – A creative movement class for parent and child. This class will help develop large motor skills while having plenty of fun. A great option for the young dancer not ready to tackle a class on their own.

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Wednesday 5:00-5:30 pm 1/3-5/23 $130.00 SM

 

Story Time Ballet

(Mom/Dad and Tot Ages 2 1/2-3 1/2) – This is a class for the young dancer not yet ready for a class on their own, with the addition of a story or fairy tale that will be acted out through creative movement and dance.

Day Time Session Fee

 

Pre Ballet 1

(Ages 3-4) – Introduces basic ballet technique, terminology, and positions; while incorporating creative movement for a fun and engaging class.

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Wednesday 5:30-6:15 pm 1/3-5/23 $270.00 SM

 

Pre Ballet 2

(Ages 5-6) – Reinforces techniques learned in Pre Ballet 1, and continues to introduce new steps and terminology.  Creative movement will also be included in this class. (Pre Ballet 1 is not a prerequisite for enrollment in this class)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Thursday 4:15-5:00 pm 1/4-5/24 $270.00        JK

 

Teen-Adult Ballet

This class is for the dancer who always wanted to take ballet or one who has danced in the past and would like to return. Barre work, center practice and proper technique will encourage grace, balance and coordination.

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Saturday 9:00-10:00 pm 1/6-5/26 $275.00 JR

 

 

Ballet & Tap 1

(Ages 3-4) – Combines basic ballet and tap techniques, with emphasis on rhythm, coordination and grace.

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
 
  Wednesday 4:15-5:00 pm 1/3-5/23 $270.00 SM

 

Ballet & Tap 2

(Ages 5-6) – Reinforces techniques learned in Ballet & Tap 1, and introduces new steps and terminology.  (Ballet & Tap 1 is not a prerequisite for enrollment in this class)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Wednesday 4:00-5:00 pm 1/3-5/23 $340.00 JS
Saturday 9:00-10:00 am 1/6-5/26 $340.00 JS

 

Ballet & Tap 3

(Ages 7-8) – Reinforces techniques learned in Ballet & Tap 2, and introduces new steps and terminology.  (Ballet & Tap 2 is not a prerequisite for enrollment in this class)

Day Time Session Fee

 

Tap & Jazz 1

(Ages 7-8) – Introduces basic tap and jazz techniques, with emphasis on coordination, rhythm and flexibility.

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Monday 4:00-5:00 pm 1/8-5/21 $340.00 JS

 

Tap & Jazz 2

(Ages 9-10) – Reinforces techniques learned in Tap & Jazz 1, and introduces new steps and combinations.  (Tap & Jazz 1 is not a prerequisite for enrollment in this class, however prior dance experience is recommended)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Thursday 4:00-5:00 pm 1/4-5/24 $340.00 JS

 Saturday                11:00am-12:00 pm            1/6-5/26                $340.00               JS

Tap & Jazz 3

(Ages 11-13) – Reinforces techniques learned in Tap & Jazz 2, and introduces more complex steps and combinations.  (Tap & Jazz 2 is not a prerequisite for enrollment in this class, however prior dance experience is required)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Wednesday 6:00-7:00 pm 1/3-5/23 $340.00 JS

Beginning Tap 

(Ages 7-11) – Beginning level tap techniques, rhythm and combination will be learned. (No previous tap experience required)

 Day      Time         Session                Fee                   Instructor

 Wednesday      6:15-7:00 pm         1/3-5/23                $270.00                 SM

 

Intermediate Tap

Intermediate level tap techniques, rhythm and combinations will be learned.  (Three or more years of tap required)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Thursday 6:00-7:00 pm 1/4-5/24 $340.00 JS

 

Advanced Tap

Advanced level tap techniques, rhythm and combinations will be learned.  (Four or more years of tap required)

Day Time Session Fee

Teen- Adult Tap 1

This class is for the dancer who always wanted to give tap dance a try, or one who has danced in the past and would like to come back. Beginner skills will be learned; focusing on improving coordination, rhythm and balance, while having lots of fun!

 Day  Time    Session                 Fee         Instructor

 Wednesday  7:00-8:00 pm    1/3-5/23                       $275.00       SM

Teen-Adult Tap 2

This class is for the Tapper that has been away for a little or even a while that already has a good understanding of basic techniques. Intermediate techniques, rhythm and combinations will be learned. (Instructor approval required)

 Day         Time                        Session       Fee                   Instructor

 Wednesday              8:00-9:00 pm           1/3-5/23      $275.00              JS

Teen-Adult Jazz & Hip Hop

This class is for the dancer who always wanted to give Hip Hop or Jazz dance a try, or one who has danced in the past and would like to come back.  Beginner to intermediate skills will be learned; focusing on improving coordination, rhythm and balance, while having lots of fun!

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
  Thursday 8:30-9:15 pm 1/4-5/24 $210.00 JK

Mini Jazz

(Ages 5-6) – This fun and upbeat class introduces jazz dance steps and terminology to the young student.

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Thursday 5:00-5:45 pm 1/4-5/24 $270.00 JK

 

Beginning Jazz

(Ages 7+) – Introduces basic jazz technique while improving flexibility and coordination in a fun and upbeat class.

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Saturday 10:00-11:00 am 1/6-5/26 $340.00 JR

 

Intermediate Jazz

Intermediate level jazz techniques, turns, jumps and combinations will be learned.  (Three or more years of jazz required)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Saturday 12:00-1:00 pm 1/6-5/26 $340.00 JR

 

Advanced Jazz

Advanced level jazz techniques, turns, jumps and combinations will be learned.  (Four or more years of jazz required)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Tuesday 8:15-9:15 pm 1/2-5/22 $340.00 JS

 

Intermediate Lyrical

For the intermediate level dancer, lyrical combines ballet and jazz techniques to tell a story through dance.  (Three years of ballet and/or jazz required)

Day Time Session Fee

 

Advanced Lyrical

For the advanced dancer, lyrical combines ballet and jazz techniques to tell a story through dance.  (Four years of ballet and/or jazz required)

Day Time Session Fee

Beginning Contemporary/Lyrical

This class is an introduction to contemporary and lyrical dance; which incorporates ballet, jazz and modern techniques. (Some ballet and/or jazz experience preferred)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Saturday 11:00am-12:00pm 1/6-5/26 $340.00 JR

Intermediate Contemporary/Lyrical

For the intermediate level dancer, this class combines the foundation of ballet and modern techniques; with rise and fall, release and recovery, floorwork and self-expression in movement. (Three years of ballet and/or jazz lyrical required)

 Saturday           1:00-2:00 pm                    1/6-5/26               $340.00             JR

Intermediate Contemporary

For the intermediate level dancer, contemporary uses modern dance technique through rise and fall, contraction, release and recovery, floorwork and self-expression in movement.  (Three years of ballet and/or jazz lyrical required)

Day Time Session Fee

 

Advanced Contemporary/Lyrical

For the advanced level dancer, this class combines the foundation of Ballet and Modern techniques; with rise and fall, release and recovery, floorwork and self-expression in movement.  (Four years of ballet and/or jazz lyrical required)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Thursday 8:15-9:15 pm 1/4-5/24 $340.00 JS

 

Conditioning, Flexibility, Turns and Jumps

For the intermediate/advanced level dancer looking to improve stamina, strength and flexibility.  Proper technique is emphasized.  Turns, jumps and combinations will be taught.  This class compliments many of the other intermediate/advanced level classes that are offered. (Will not participate in Recital)

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Wednesday 7:00-8:00 pm 1/3-5/23 $275.00 JS

 

Musical Theater Dance

This class incorporates classic jazz and stylized movements pulled from Broadway Musicals to Hollywood Movies.  Great for the student who performs on stage or in school musicals.

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Saturday 12:00-1:00 pm 1/6-5/26 $340.00 JS

 

Musical Theater Dance

(Advanced) – This class incorporates classic jazz and stylized movements pulled from Broadway Musicals to Hollywood Movies.  Great for the student who performs on stage or in school musicals.  (Previous dance experience required)

Day Time Session Fee

 

Kids Hip Pop

(Ages 5-6) – This fun and funky class teaches age appropriate movements and combinations.  ** Clean gym shoes not worn outside or jazz sneakers

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Thursday 5:45-6:30 pm 1/4-5/24 $270.00 JK

  

Junior Hip Hop

(Ages 7-11) – This class incorporates street jazz and hip hop to form a fun and fresh style of dance. ** Clean gym shoes not worn outside or jazz sneakers

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Thursday 6:30-7:30 pm 1/4-5/24 $340.00 JK

 

Senior Hip Hop

(Ages 11+) – This class incorporates street jazz and hip hop to form a fun and fresh style of dance. ** Clean gym shoes not worn outside or jazz sneakers

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Thursday 7:30-8:30 pm 1/4-5/24 $340.00 JK

 

Advanced Hip Hop

(Ages 14+) – This class incorporates street jazz and hip hop to form a fun and fresh style of dance. ** Clean gym shoes not worn outside or jazz sneakers

Day Time Session Fee

 Adult Hip Hop

This class incorporates street jazz and hip hop to form a fun and fresh style of dance. NO DANCE EXPERIENCE NEEDED!! Come and have some fun!!

                 

Ballet Program

Ballet is the foundation of all dance forms. It instills grace, coordination and discipline of the mind and body. ** All classes listed below are required to wear a designated color leotard, light pink tights, pink ballet shoes and hair must be in a pulled back in a bun.

Ballet 1

(Ages 7+) – Beginning ballet technique, terminology, barre and center work will be taught.  Dress Code: Light Pink Leotard and Pink Tights, Hair in a bun

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Saturday 10:00-11:00 am 1/6-5/26 $350.00 JS

 

Ballet 2

(Ages 7+) – Low intermediate ballet technique, terminology, barre and center work will be taught.  Dress Code: Light Blue Leotard and Pink Tights, Hair in a bun

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Monday 5:00-6:00 pm 1/8-5/21 $360.00 JS

 

Ballet 3

(Ages 11+) –Intermediate ballet technique, terminology, barre and center work will be taught. (Instructor placement required for this class.)  Dress Code: Burgundy Leotard and Pink Tights, Hair in a bun

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Wednesday 5:00-6:00 pm 1/3-5/23 $360.00 JS

 

Ballet 4

(Ages 12+) – High intermediate ballet technique, terminology, barre and center work will be taught. This class meets twice weekly. (Instructor placement required for this class.)  Dress Code: Royal Blue Leotard and Pink Tights, Hair in a bun

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Tuesday & Thursday 5:00-6:00 pm 1/2-5/24 $650.00 JS

 

Ballet 5

(Ages 13+) Advanced ballet technique, terminology, barre and center work will be taught. This class meets twice weekly. (Instructor placement required for this class.) Dress Code: Black Leotard and Pink Tights, Hair in a bun

 Day Time             Session           Fee                 Instructor

 Tuesday & Thursday 7:00-8:15 pm 1/2-5/24          $750.00             JS

Pre Pointe

This class is intended to ready the dancer for pointe work by strengthening the feet, ankles, and core. Must be enrolled in Ballet 3 or above. (Instructor permission required.)  Dress Code: Same color leotard as Ballet class, Hair in a bun

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Tuesday 6:00-6:30 pm 1/2-5/22 $150.00 JS

 

Pointe

For the ballet dancer with the strength and technique required to progress onto pointe. Must be enrolled in Ballet 3 or above. (Instructor permission required.)  Dress Code: Same color leotard as Ballet class, Hair in a bun

Day Time Session Fee Instructor
Tuesday 6:00-7:00 pm 1/2-5/22 $360.00 JS

Pointe

For the ballet dancer with the strength and technique required to progress onto pointe. Must be enrolled in Ballet 3 or above. (Instructor permission required.) Dress Code: Same color leotard as Ballet Class, Hair in a bun

 

Yoga

(Teen/Adult) – The mind body connection that Yoga emphasizes will not only stretch and tone you, but also relax and energize you.

Day Time Session Fee

 

Payment Plans Available!!! 

Sibling and Intensive Dancer Discount
(Multiple classes in same session)

Register in 2 classes get a 5% discount on your total
Register in 3 or more classes get a 10% discount on your total
(Ballet 4 and Ballet 5 meet twice weekly but are ONE class)

    Annual Registration fee $15 per individual        $25 per family

$25 returned check/NSF fee

Once classes start NO refunds will be given