Combo Classes- Ballet/ Tap/ Jazz and Acrobatics
Ages 4-7 yrs.
These classes begin to dig deeper into different styles of dance. We move away from the games of creative movement and implementing more discipline at the barre in the ballet portion of the class. Students learn the basics of tap for the second portion and depending on the class chosen a fun upbeat jazz portion or learning acrobatics with mats.
Attire: Pink leotard, pink tights and black leggings for jazz with appropriate shoes
Ages 8-9 yrs.
This class begins adding time at the ballet barre and implementing more rules for the class. At this age the attention span is longer, therefore they will be learning new skills each week. Basic choreography skills are touched on, as it pertains to worship and praise through our movements.
Attire: Black leotard, pink tights ballet shoes and hair pulled back or in a bun. We have used dance attire and shoes for purchase. No jewelry please.
Ages 8-9 yrs
This class is an upbeat fun way to learn jumps and turns. It follows a consistent theme: Warm-up and Stretch, Exercises practiced moving across the floor and finishing with learning choreography in the center. We dive deeper into individual choreography for worship. The music used for this class is Contemporary Christian.
Attire: Black leggings and a leotard or t-shirt with proper shoes. No jewelry please.
Ballet III & IV
These classes hold a consistent format by starting at the ballet barre, working on technique and terminology, moving to center exercises, then across the floor. The Cecchetti classical ballet method is used. Intermediate choreography skills are touched on, as it pertains to worship and praise through our movements.
Attire: Black leotard, pink tights and pink ballet shoes. Hair pulled back or in a bun. No jewelry please.
Pre-Pointe and Pointe
These classes prepare aspiring pointe dancers with the necessary strength and technique to be successful en pointe. Those dancers that have already shown their ability to dance en pointe learn more challenging steps and continues to work on strength and conditioning of the feet and legs.
Adult Worship Dance
This class focuses on worship of our Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ our Savior. We use themes and scripture to ignite the Holy Spirit within each of us to dance freely for our Lord.
West Bowles Dance Performance Company
***By Invitation Only
The performance company dives deeper into a personal relationship with Christ and therefore the outward praise and worship through movement. The mission of the company is to compile a repertoire of topic specific pieces to present for the purpose of honoring God, glorifying His Kingdom and fully communicating the truth of God.
If interested in auditioning email [email protected]