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Dance Classes

We know that children who develop an early love for dance and participate in dance classes can gain a lifetime of rewards including more confidence, an appreciation of music and movement and body awareness just to name a few. Our dance classes for kids at the preschool and elementary school levels are a positive outlet for exercise and improving flexibility and coordination, all while having fun!

We offer a variety of dance class styles for boys and girls in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical and hip-hop. We are committed to providing the best dance education available by emphasizing technical excellence, positive self-esteem, and that early love for dance!

Because we offer a 30-day satisfaction guarantee, your child has the opportunity to try different styles and discover the ones he or she loves best. All of our dance classes for kids hide a program of learning under a child friendly, enjoyable and age appropriate environment.

If you do have any questions, see our Frequently Asked Questions page or call us at (919) 790-9400.

Important Registration Information

Registration note: Upon registration, a registration fee and tuition will be charged to your credit card. For more information regarding our tuition, discount and make up or drop policies, please see our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) page.

Additional Dance Information

  • Costume fees for the 2021/2022 session are $79(+tax) for preschool, $89(+tax) for child sizes and $99(+tax) for adult sizes and are due by Dec 1, 2021. Some classes will be required to purchase 2 costumes as they will be doing multiple performances in the recital.
  • A Recital fee of $95 will be due by Feb 1, 2022 for the 2021/2022 session. The recital fee includes two free tickets per performer, t-shirt, trophy and contributes to the venue rental and production of the recital. Any additional tickets will be available for purchase prior to the recital.

Below are our Dance classes that start the week of August 16th and run through the 2nd week of June, 2022.

Tutu Tots is an introductory dance class for 2-3 year olds. Students will begin to learn basic motor skills as well as learning to thrive in peer interactive environment. Much emphasis will be placed on pre-ballet movement as well as storytelling using the body. Your tiny dancer will enjoy the use of props and fun musical experiences. This is a non-recital class.  Dress Code: Leotard (any color) with or without skirt/tutu; Tights; Pink Ballet Shoes 
 
Minis is intended for dancers ages 4-5 years old. In this class, students are transitioning to a more classical classroom structure in preparation for our traditional combo classes. Mini classes includes beginning ballet/tap or ballet/jazz. Minis will perform a ballet and tap dance at the recital.  Dress Code: Leotard (any color) with or without skirt/tutu; Tights; Pink Ballet Shoes 
 
Little Twisters is designed for kids ages 4-5, and it combines our preschool gymnastics class and our Minis dance class. Students explore gymnastics stations like floor, beam, bars and vault while also learning the beginning fundamentals of ballet. Little Twisters will perform a ballet dance at the recital. Dress Code: Leotard (any color); Pink Ballet Shoes 
 
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Ballet/Jazz Combo class teaches dancers the foundations of ballet by learning proper use of turn out, use of arms (port de bras), and understanding correct body placement. The Jazz section of class will begin with a warm-up to develop flexibility, strength, core, and coordination, followed by across the floor exercises. The rest of class will be used for center work and combinations. Students in this class will develop flexibility, strength, and coordination with the classical training of ballet and the upbeat nature of jazz. Ballet/Jazz Combo will perform a ballet and jazz dance in the recital.  Dress Code: Black Leotard; Tan or Pink tights; Pink Ballet Shoes; Black Jazz Boot; black dance shorts or black leggings are optional.
 
Tap/Hip Hop Combo class focuses on various rhythms and sounds through tap and the funky combinations of hip hop. This class begins with a warm-up and move through across the floor progressions. 
The Hip Hop component of class is an upbeat class that combines basic hip-hop and jazz movements. The tap portion teaches dancers coordination, rhythm through percussion of the feet. Tap/Hip Hop Combo will perform a tap and hip hop dance in the recital.  Dress Code: Black Leotard; black dance shorts or black leggings; Black Jazz Boot; Black Mary Jane style Tap Shoes; tights optional.
 
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Contemporary/ Hip Hop Combo is an upbeat class that combines the funkiness of hip-hop and the the popular contemporary style. Students will have fun in the Hip Hop portion of class while developing their coordination, rhythm, and self-expression. In Contemporary, dancers will learn a style that fuses both ballet and jazz style while incorporating controlled movement of ballet with the dynamics of jazz and modern Students will develop technique skills, as well as flexibility in this class. Each class will include a stretching and technical warm-up as well as choreography. Contemporary/Hip Hop Combo will perform a contemporary and hip hop dance in the recital. Dress Code:  Black Leotard; Black dance shorts or black leggings required;Tan Pirouettes (Capezio brand) or Tan Half-Soles (eNeRGy Dance online boutique); Black Jazz Boot; tights optional; t-shirt over leo is optional for hip hop.  Boys: T-shirt; black athletic or sweat pants; Tan Pirouettes (Capezio brand) or Tan Half-Soles (eNeRGy Dance online boutique); Black Jazz Boot.

​Ballet/Jazz Combo class teaches dancers the foundations of ballet by learning proper use of turn out, use of arms (port de bras), and understanding correct body placement. The Jazz section of class will begin with a warm-up to develop flexibility, strength, core, and coordination, followed by across the floor exercises. The rest of class will be used for center work and combinations. Students in this class will develop flexibility, strength, and coordination with the classical training of ballet and the upbeat nature of jazz. Ballet/Jazz Combo will perform a ballet and jazz dance in the recital.  Dress Code: Black Leotard; Tan or Pink tights; Pink Ballet Shoes; Black Jazz Boot; black dance shorts or black leggings are optional.

Jazz/Pom Combo teaches dancers jazz technique and introduces beginning pom technique for an energetic dance class experience. Jazz will begin with a warm-up to develop flexibility, strength, core, and coordination, followed by across the floor exercises. The rest of class will be used for center work and combinations and also cover pom dance team motions. Dancers will perform with poms as they dance. Jazz/Pom Combo will perform one jazz dance with poms in the recital. eNeRGy Dance will provide poms.  Dress Code: Black Leotard; Black dance shorts or black leggings; Black Jazz Boot; tights optional.

Broadway Heels is a musical theater style dance class that incorporates dancing and acting into one! Dancers will learn jazz technique while also portraying a character or role. Many songs in this style will be from Broadway musicals! Dancers are encouraged to take this class in character shoes that are typically worn in performing arts shows. These students will perform 1-2 dances in the year end recital. Dress Code: Black Leotard, Tights and Tan Character Shoes.

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Contemporary/ Hip Hop Combo is an upbeat class that combines the funkiness of hip-hop and the the popular contemporary style. Students will have fun in the Hip Hop portion of class while developing their coordination, rhythm, and self-expression. In Contemporary, dancers will learn a style that fuses both ballet and jazz style while incorporating controlled movement of ballet with the dynamics of jazz and modern Students will develop technique skills, as well as flexibility in this class. Each class will include a stretching and technical warm-up as well as choreography. Contemporary/Hip Hop Combo will perform a contemporary and hip hop dance in the recital.  Dress Code: Black Leotard; Black dance shorts or black leggings required;Tan Pirouettes (Capezio brand) or Tan Half-Soles (eNeRGy Dance online boutique); Black Jazz Boot; tights optional; t-shirt over leo is optional for hip hop.  Boys: T-shirt; black athletic or sweat pants; Tan Pirouettes (Capezio brand) or Tan Half-Soles (eNeRGy Dance online boutique); Black Jazz Boot.

Broadway Heels is a musical theater style dance class that incorporates dancing and acting into one! Dancers will learn jazz technique while also portraying a character or role. Many songs in this style will be from Broadway musicals! Dancers are encouraged to take this class in character shoes that are typically worn in performing arts shows. These students will perform 1-2 dances in the year end recital. Dress Code: Black Leotard, Tights and Tan Character Shoes.

Shop our Online eNeRGy Dance Boutique for attire delivered directly to your door!