Combo 1: Ballet/Tap
A fun-filled combo class will help your little dancer learn the basics of Ballet, a perfect foundation for all his/her future dance styles. The fun and rhythm of Tap is also introduced at this level. (Class length - 1 hour)
Preschool Combo 1: Age 4-5
Kindergarten Combo 1: Age 5-6
*EXCEPTION: Any current FDO student over the age of 4.5 who has completed 2 years of our preschool ballet curriculum may enroll in the approved Combo I class:)
Combo 2: Ballet/Tap
Designed for students who have previously completed Combo 1. A continued study of primary level ballet work and tap dancing with the emphasis on more advanced steps and concepts. (Class length - 1 hour)
Kindergarten Combo 2: Age 5
1st grade Combo 2: Age 6-7
Combo 3: Tap/Jazz: Ages 6-8
This class is designed for the slightly older beginner or a continuation of the Ballet/Tap Combination program. Training continues with Ballet technique as well as stressing rhythm and the production of clear tap sounds. A basic introduction to the art of jazz dance styles is covered as well.
(Class Length 1 ½ hours) ***This class will perform 2 Recital Numbers
Dress Code for All Combo Classes
Girls: Pink ballet slippers; black patent tap shoes; any color leotard and tight.*
Boys: Black ballet slippers; black tap shoes; sweatpants or dance pants; t-shirt
*Please pull hair back into a bun or ponytail.