Ballet, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Jazz, Dance Theatre, and Tap

Dance Classes at GAAC

We’re proud to offer a variety of dance options at GAAC. Our dance classes are taught by our experienced and certified dance teachers: Ms. Alycia and Miss Elena.

All of our dance classes are designed with the students in mind and are offered by age or experience level. 

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Dance Class

Scroll down to see full descriptions, fees, and registration forms for all our dance classes.

Performance Dates

  • Little Stars Fall Session – December 16th
  • Annual Dance classes & Winter Spring Session – April 27th
  • Spring Dance – July 1st

2023/2024 Class Schedule

Tuesdays
Thursdays
Saturdays

 Hip Hop, Jazz, Little Stars w/ Miss Elena

4:30 – 5:15Little Stars (ages 3 & 4)
5:15 – 6:15Beginner Hip Hop & Jazz (ages 7-10)
6:15 – 7:15Intermediate Hip Hop & Jazz (ages 11-14)
7:15 – 8:15Teen & Adult Hip Hop & Jazz (ages 13 and up)

Classes run Tuesday evenings from September 12 to December 12, 2023 and January 9 to April 23, 2024.

Ballet, Lyrical, Pre-Dance w/ Ms. Alycia

5:00 – 6:00Pre Dance Ballet & Jazz (ages 5 & 6)
6:00 – 7:00Beginner Ballet & Lyrical (ages 7-10)
7:00 – 8:00Intermediate Ballet & Lyrical (ages 11-14)

Classes run Thursday evenings from September 14 to December 14, 2023 and January 11 to April 25, 2024.

Tap and Dance Theatre w/Miss Elena

9:30 – 10:30Beginner Tap & Dance Theatre (ages 7-10)
10:30 – 11:30Intermediate Tap & Dance Theatre

Classes run Saturday mornings from September 16 to December 9, 2023 and January 6 to April 20, 2024.

Introductory Dance Classes

These classes are geared towards young, beginner dancers. The goal is to help kids build a strong dance foundation while having fun and staying active. We also have a toddler and caregiver dance class, see our preschool programs for more information.

Little Stars

Ages 3 & 4 | 45 minute class

Winter Session

Starts Tuesday January 9 to April 23

  • $165/members
  • $190/non-members

Fees include costume for April 27th recital.

Looking to introduce dance to your little one? This class does just that by providing an introduction to movement with music for Dance.

Each class is designed to teach the basics of dance in a fun and encouraging atmosphere while introducing students to a class setting. Through movement the students learn about their bodies, the space around them, and how music brings that together.

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PreDance Ballet & Jazz

Ages 5 & 6 | 60 minute combo class

  • $275 + $65 costume fee/members
  • $375 + $65 costume fee/non-members

This class combines the classical style of Ballet and Jazz.

Ballet is a form of dance based on precise steps with gestures and movements of grace and fluidity. A foundation of technique is introduced and fostered every week for the student to grow within the discipline.

Jazz dance is a popular form of dance with roots in African movement set to contemporary music. Sharp accents, fast turns and high jumps are some of the elements learned in this class. Students will learn the vocabulary of the genre that will foster the proper foundations of growth for the students to excel within this class.

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Beginner Ballet, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Jazz, Tap, & Dance Theatre

Beginner Hip Hop & Jazz

Ages 7-10 | 60 minute class

  • Members: $275 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)
  • Non-Members: $375 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)

This one hour class is divided into two parts: jazz and hip hop. Your child will learn two separated dances (one in each style) and perform both at our dance recital.

Beginner Hip Hop is an introduction to Hip Hop, a fun and challenging dance style set to the music of today combining body isolations with intricate rhythmic patterns. Students will learn the vocabulary of the genre that will foster the proper foundations of growth for the students to excel within this class.

Beginner Jazz is an introduction to the popular form Jazz dance with roots in African movement set to contemporary music. Sharp accents, fast turns and high jumps are some of the elements learned in this class. Students will learn the vocabulary of the genre that will foster the proper foundations of growth for the students to excel within this class.

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Beginner Ballet & Lyrical

Ages 7-10 | 60 minute class

  • Members: $275 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)
  • Non-Members: $375+ $130 costume fees (2 costumes)

This one hour class is divided into two parts: ballet and lyrical. Your child will learn two separated dances (one in each style) and perform both at our dance recital.

Beginner Ballet is a form of dance based on precise steps with gestures and movements of grace and fluidity. A foundation of technique is introduced and fostered every week for the student to grow within the discipline.

Lyrical combines the classical style of Ballet with the expressive technique of Lyrical. Ballet is a form of dance based on precise steps with gestures and movements of grace and fluidity. Lyrical is a genre that is a combination of Ballet technique with Jazz movement set to expressive lyrics of music. A foundation of technique is introduced and fostered every week for the student to grow within the discipline.

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Beginner Tap & Dance Theatre

Ages 5-8 | 60 minute class

  • Members: $275 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)
  • Non-Members: $375 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)

This one hour class is divided into two parts: tap and dance theatre. Your child will learn two separated dances (one in each style) and perform both at our dance recital.

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Intermediate Ballet, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Jazz, Tap, & Dance Theatre

Intermediate Ballet & Lyrical

Ages 11-14 | 60 minute class

  • Members: $375 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)
  • Non-Members: $475 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)

This one hour class is divided into two parts: ballet and lyrical. Your child will learn two separated dances (one in each style) and perform both at our dance recital.

Ballet is a form of dance based on precise steps with gestures and movements of grace and fluidity. A foundation of technique is introduced and fostered every week for the student to grow within the discipline.

Lyrical combines the classical style of Ballet with the expressive technique of Lyrical. Ballet is a form of dance based on precise steps with gestures and movements of grace and fluidity. Lyrical is a genre that is a combination of Ballet technique with Jazz movement set to expressive lyrics of music. A foundation of technique is introduced and fostered every week for the student to grow within the discipline.

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Intermediate Hip Hop & Jazz

Ages 11-14 | 60  minute class

  • Members: $375 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)
  • Non-Members: $475 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)

This one hour class is divided into two parts: jazz and hip hop. Your child will learn two separated dances (one in each style) and perform both at our dance recital.

Intermediate Jazz dance is a popular form of dance with roots in African movement set to contemporary music. Sharp accents, fast turns and high jumps are some of the elements learned in this class.

Intermediate Hip Hop is a fun and challenging dance style set to the music of today. The combination of body isolations and intricate rhythmic patterns allow for the students to learn about the three different styles of hip hop; Breaking, Popping, and Locking.

Students will learn the vocabulary of both genres that will foster the proper foundations of growth for the students to excel within this class.

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Intermediate Tap & Dance Theatre

Ages 9-14 | 60  minute class

  • Members: $375 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)
  • Non-Members: $475 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)

This one hour class is divided into two parts: tap and dance theatre. Your child will learn two separated dances (one in each style) and perform both at our dance recital.

Save money with a membership. Click here to learn more.

Teen and Adult Dance Classes

Teen & Adult Hip Hop & Jazz

Ages 13+ | 60  minute class

  • Members: $275 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)
  • Non-Members: $375 + $130 costume fees (2 costumes)

This one hour class is divided into two parts: jazz and hip hop. You or your child will learn two separated dances (one in each style) and perform both at our dance recital.

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