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  • PRE BALLET-CREATIVE MOVEMENT | AGES 2.5 TO 5

    The Creative Movement class inspires little ones to learn through creative and imaginative stimulation. It teaches communicative ideas with body expression while enhancing musicality. The Pre- Ballet portion of class is centered around the basic elements of ballet through music, dance, and education. Your little star will shine and have a blast, all while learning arm and feet positions, skipping, leaping, and many other fundamental skills that are age inspired. This combination class is also a great way to enhance social and child development skills.

  • DANCE DISCOVERY COMBINATION CLASS | AGES 6 TO 10

    Combination classes are fun for students who want to explore different genres of dance in a one-hour or45 minute session. With a combination of ​TAP, JAZZ, BALLET AND CONTEMPORARY,​ your little one can build the fundamental skills for the foundational dance styles while interacting and having a blast with other students their age

  • ACRO AND DANCE EXPLORES | AGES 6 TO 10

    Acrobatic Arts ​is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions of Acro Dance: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling. Developed with input from professional s and experts in ballet, modern dance, jazz, contortion, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, sports acrobatics, yoga, acro yoga, pilates, physiotherapy, hand balancing and more, you will not find a more comprehensive program. The ​Jazz, Contemporary, Hip-Hop​ portion of class brings elements of traditional dances from Modern Ballet, African and Latin cultures. Students learn technical dance training while working on isolation, improving performance and developing complexity in musicality. Blending a variety of classes creates a fun dynamic atmosphere while listening to Pop, Jazz and Broadway music.

  • HIP HOP (BEGINNER/INTERMEDIATE) | AGES 11+

    A high energy movement class that mixes the latest vernacular dance. This class touches on some of the foundational Elements of Popping, Locking, breaking with a major focus on current street styles. This class encourages dancers to develop their own personality while listening to the latest hip hop and pop sounds. With adding Jazz to the dynamic, this style creates energy through expressive dance all while mimicking the sounds, beats, and lyrics of exciting music.

  • HIP-HOP-JAZZ FUNK (ADVANCE) | AGES 12+

    This level builds upon the basic skills of Hip Hop and Jazz Funk beginner/intermediate. This style is centered around developing artistry, personality and performance

  • CONTEMPORARY JAZZ | AGES 11+

    Jazz class brings elements of traditional dances from African and Latin cultures. Students learn technical dance training while working on isolation, improving performance and developing complexity in musicality while spicing it up with fun and funky Jazz Music. Contemporary focuses on elements of Ballet and Jazz technique while including the foundation of modern and gestural based movement. This style creates energy through expressive dance all while mimicking the sounds, beats, and lyrics of music. Both styles build upon the previous class adding more challenging elements, creativity and performance concepts.

  • INTRO TO BALLET AND TAP (BEGINNER) | AGES 11+

    Students will work to build strength, flexibility, and control needed to execute ​Ballet​ movements. Each class will emphasize barre exercises, include combinations in the center floor and across-the-floor end with phrases or ballet excerpts. Tap focuses on the musicality of the feet with fun lively music. This class enhances the understanding of rhythmic expression and creates individuality through percussive sound

  • BALLET POINTE (INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED) | AGES 12+

    Students will build on the foundations of the previous level while discovering a ​Contemporary Ballet perspective. Each class focuses on the development of artistry at an advanced level. A solid foundation brings traditional elements to life with a contemporary take on ballet. Students are evaluated into the level of ​point​ based upon strength, proper placement, control and the ability to work safely

  • TAP & CLOGGING (ALL LEVELS) | AGES 11+

    Tap​ focuses on the musicality of the feet with fun lively music. This class enhances the understanding of rhythmic expression and creates individuality through percussive sound. ​Clogging ​focuses on a fun traditional folkloric dance in which uses percussive patterns and rhythms by striking the toe and the heel against the floor

  • PETITE PERFORMANCE COMPANY | AGES 5 TO 10

    The ​Petite Performance​ company is a part of ​Haus of Dance​. This company provides weekly training in Dance Discovery which includes the genres of (Ballet, Tap, Jazz ​and​ Contemporary Techniques)​. Petites also have a designated ​choreography​ session that focuses on accelerated learning to perform at a competitive level. There is also an opportunity to experience additional advanced training through competition, convention and masterclasses. Please see the package details below. If you are interested in auditioning for Petite Company please contact the studio by email at ​[email protected]

    Package Details Includes:

    1. Petite Choreography Weekly Class
    2. Dance Discovery Combination Class Standard Recreational Class Weekly Class
    3. Company photo shoot
    4. Community performance (if provided, COVID safe and technically ready)
    5. (Optional) competition, masterclasses, workshop, convention
  • PRE-PROFESSIONAL COMPANY BEGINNER TO ADVANCE | AGES 11 to 21

    The name of the pre-professional company is Haus of Dance. Company members develop artistic skills through learning about creative concepts such as dance choreography, podcast, projection art, and film. This program supports advanced level training for those who are ready to work at their fullest potential. Not only do dancers experience technical training but the opportunity to support self-growth. Each month company members explore dance themes that create a space for creative expression and individual development. We also provide traditional training in Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary, Strengthening, Flexibility, and Contortion. We also provide additional experiences in competition, convention and masterclasses with professional choreographers in the entertainment Industry. Each genre is based on the students’ experience level. Please see the package details below. If you are interested in auditioning for the company please contact the studio by email at [email protected]

    Package Includes:

    1. Choreography Session Weekly
    2. Optional choreography by guest artist
    3. Ballet (with Pointe if ready)
    4. Strength & Conditioning, Jazz and Contemporary Technique
    5. Music and Video Production
    6. All Standard Classes are Included
    7. University of Michigan Partnership program. U of M students teach Company Classes
    8. University of Michigan Arts Organization provides free Masterclasses and performances
    9. Photoshoot with headshots
    10. Community Performances
    11. Competition and Convention
  • BREAKIN | AGES 6 TO 10

    This is a high energy class for students who would like to learn fundamental skills centered around rhythmic footwork, dynamic floor work, basic acrobatic skills and freezes. In this class students will learn the foundations of traditional Hip Hop and how to develop their skills to become a B-BOY or B-GIRL. The music in this class is focused around soul, funk, old school Hip Hop and Pop.

  • HI ART ART CLASS | AGES 6 TO 9

    This is a four week class where students learn about the many techniques of art. This is a great way to set the foundation for future artists and art lovers. Students will have the opportunity to explore their creativity while having fun with unique and exciting art projects.

    Registration Fee will be used to purchase supplies.

  • FILM AND MUSIC PRODUCTION 10+

    This class gives students the opportunity to create music, projection art, film and podcasting. All your child needs is a smartphone or a tablet that can host downloadable apps and internet connection. Students will collaborate with other classes to produce a final project. All projects will have the option to present their work in one of our community performances throughout the year.

    Special note from Teacher Chelsea:​ The industry (world) is changing. No longer do we have to wait for professional production gatekeepers to grant us access to the stage. Rather, today, students can create their own platform to say whatever matters most to them. In this class, students will have introductory and practical skills in film, animation, audio, and music. They will also learn producing skills such as idealization,visualization, story boarding, scheduling, collaborating and more. Throughout the course, students will have hands-on practice through daily class exercises and projects. The course will culminate in an in class experience where students can develop a project that is meaningful to them. They will have the opportunity to present their projects in a student showcase or end of year performance. Ultimately,students will learn the tools they need to claim their platform and speak their truth through creativity in the arts. Ages: 6th grade to Professional.

  • STRENGTH AND FLEXIBILITY | AGE 10+

    This class is for dancers and athletes who would like to develop or maintain strength and flexibility. We provide a fun and challenging workout to inspire students to stay active all year long. We offer a variety of workout styles such as yoga, cardio, theraband, dance fitness and more. There is no end of year performance for this class.

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