Class Information

  Jazz 1 ages 6-9

Ages 6-9. In this high energy class, students will learn the fundamentals of Jazz style dance including turns, leaps and tricks. Each period will include a fun warm-up and across the floor combinations to challenge flexibility, strength and overall dance ability. Students will need a solid black leotard with tights or stretch capris/leggings plus NUDE slip on jazz shoes. Hair must be pulled back each class period. Bring a water bottle. Material fee is for recital costume and covers the entire year. PLEASE NOTE: This class is a ONE year (fall and winter semester) long commitment. There will only be ONE recital and the end of the WINTER semester in May 2017. Dancers must be age 6 by the end of September.  

  Instructor: Kilpatrick, Christina
  Instructor Bio:
  Christina (Eby) Kilpatrick has been training in Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Lyrical and Praise dance for over fifteen years. She is a STOTT Pilates certified instructor and a certified Personal Trainer through The National Academy of Sports Medicine. Christina has been teaching dance for nearly fifteen years and in Fall of 2016, she will be launching the 10th year of the Palaestra Dance program as Artistic Director. She is a former company member of Grace Dance Ensemble and was the founder and creator of the six year long Earth to Eternity praise dance ensemble ministry. In addition to Palaestra, Christina teaches at Piazza Dance Company in Northville and adult fitness classes at Pulse Fitness Detroit. Christina loves working with dancers of all ages and abilities and is excited to share her passion for dance with her students. !
  Fee: $50
  Material Fee: $35
  Minimum Age: 6
  Maximum Age: 9
Day:FridayTime:10:30 amLength:0.5 Hours
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