Dance Performance Companies

Junior Performance Company (ages 6-8)

Being a part of the Junior Performance Company (JPC) is an opportunity for little performers to develop their dance ability in Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, and Tap, to explore performing in a fun supportive format, and to have lots of opportunities to bond with kids their own age. Our quality instructors will ensure that students are taught proper technique in an age appropriate manner that is designed to nurture passion and continued interest in the art of dance.  The season runs September through May.

Junior Performance Company must take Tap 1 (typically meets Wednesdays after JPC class) & Ballet 1.  This group will have opportunities to perform their dances throughout the year, as well as have opportunities to be involved in other fun activities together as a group.

Why be a Part of the Junior Performance Dance Company?

  • The JPC program trains little dancers with proper technique in a progressive dance program in a fun environment.
  • Each student will become a well-rounded performer with community and Dance Theater performance opportunities.
  • The mission of this group is based on developing each student’s individual best as well as supporting other members of the JPC to promote the entire groups’ development in dance and performance. The focus is not to compete against one another in a negative way, but to help the whole group improve in a healthy and positive manner.
  • Affordable classes that are focused on dedication and development are delivered in a fun and inspiring environment!

Those interested in enrolling in the Junior Performance Company will have the opportunity to register for the program here soon.

Class Times:

Junior Performance Company class: Wednesday 4:15-5:15pm

Tap 1: Wednesday 5:15-6:15pm

Ballet 1: Thursday 4-4:45pm

Plus additional performance opportunities throughout the year!  Additional rehearsal and performance schedules will be passed out at the beginning of each season.

Intermediate Performance Dance Company (ages 9-12)

If you like to dance and want to take your training to the next level this is a perfect opportunity! The Intermediate Performance Company (IPC) prepares dancers for participation in the Arts Hub’s Performance Dance Company. The IPC participates from September through May. Each student is expected to perform in one to two competitions to enhance their performance abilities and the December and May Dance Theater Productions (Aladdin, May 2019).

Why be a Part of the Intermediate Performance Dance Company?

  • This is a dance training program for students aged approximately 9-12 yrs. Students will train in a variety of dance forms including Jazz, Ballet, Tap and tumbling.
  • Each student will become a well-rounded performer with numerous performance opportunities including dance competitions, community performances, and Fall and Spring Dance Theater Shows.
  • The mission of this group is based on developing each student’s individual best as well as supporting other members of the Performance Dance Company to promote the entire groups’ development in dance and performance. The focus is not to compete against one another in a negative way, but to help the whole group improve in a healthy and positive manner. Structured evaluations will be given to the students periodically throughout the session including videotape consultations and technique rubrics to ensure the utmost training and development of each individual student.
  • Each student will receive both individual feedback as well as overall group observations. This approach helps each student learn how to continue to improve and develop as well as build teamwork, camaraderie, and respect as a dance company.
  • Affordable classes that are focused on dedication and development are delivered in a fun and inspiring environment!
  • We recommend students in the Intermediate Performance Company take an additional Ballet class to strengthen growth.

Class Times and Descriptions:

Instructor approval required to join this performance group.

Intermediate Performance Company Class: Wednesdays 5:15-6:30pm

Ballet: Appropriate Ballet class level (typically 2, 2A, or 3)

Intermediate Tap: Wednesdays 4:15-5:15pm

Plus additional performance opportunities throughout the year!  Additional rehearsal and performance schedules will be passed out at the beginning of each season.

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Senior Dance Performance Company

Why be a Part of the Senior Performance Dance Company?

  • This is a pre-professional dance training program (students 13-18 yrs) in a variety of dance forms including Jazz, Modern/Lyrical, Ballet, Tap (Additional Class).
  • Each student will become a well-rounded performer with numerous performance opportunities including dance competitions, community performances, and dance Fall and Spring recitals.
  • Students of the Senior Performance Dance Company will have world premier dance choreography set by an experienced and successful artist.
  • The mission of this group is based on developing each student’s individual best as well as supporting other members of the Performance Dance Company to promote the entire groups’ development in dance and performance. The focus is not to compete against one another in a negative way, but to help the whole group improve in a healthy and positive manner. Structured evaluations will be given to the students periodically throughout the session including videotape consultations and technique rubrics to ensure the utmost training and development of each individual student.
  • Focus will be placed on each student’s continued improvement and development as well as building teamwork, camaraderie, and respect as a dance company.
  • Affordable classes that are focused on dedication and development are delivered in a fun and inspiring environment!

Class Days/Times:

Instructor approval required.

Senior Performance Company:  Wednesdays 6:30-8:00pm

Two classes in appropriate Ballet placement (typically levels 4 or 5, Pointe)

Elective technique class:  Jazz, Modern/Lyrical 1 or 2, Tap, Aerial Dancing