Intermediate & Advanced classes

Our intermediate and advanced level split classes are geared towards dancers 5th grade and up with the instructor's approval and are built on age and ability. Please read the class descriptions below for each genre. Schedules for these classes are posted on our registration site. Please contact the studio office at office@rjsdance.com if you have class/schedule questions for this age group! 

Tap

  • Meets once per week for a 45-60 minute class

  • Will perform one routine inthe June recital

  • Dress Code:

    • Leotard, bra tops/booty shorts, and leggings are all acceptable

    • Black Lace-Up Tap Shoes 

    • Dance Tights

 

Ballet

  • Meets once per week for a 45-60 minute class

  • Will perform one routine in the June recital

  • Dress Code: 

    • Leotard (any style and color) & dance tights 

    • Ballet skirt (optional)

    • Light Pink Split Sole Canvas Ballet Shoes (Bloch or SoDanca) 

 

Jazz

  • Meets once per week for 45-60 minute class

  • Will perform one routine inthe June recital

  • Must be enrolled in a Ballet class in order to take Jazz

  • Dress Code: 

    • Leotard & dance tights or Activewear

    • Tan/Carmel Slip-On Jazz Shoes (Bloch or SoDanca) 

    • NOTE: advanced classes may specify black for recital

 

Hip Hop

  • Meets once per week for 45-60 minute class

  • Will perform one routine in the June recital

  • Dress Code: 

    • Comfortable dancewear or activewear

    • White Pastry hip hop sneakers (available at Madison's Dancewear)

Contemporary/Lyrical

  • Meets once per week for 45-60 minute class

  • Will perform one routine in the June recital

  • Must be enrolled in a Ballet class in order to take Contemporary/Lyrical

  • Dress Code: 

    • Leotard & dance tights or activewear

    • Tan/Carmel Slip-On Jazz Shoes (Bloch or SoDanca) 

 

Dance Team Technique/ Stretch, Leaps, & Turns

  • Meets once per week for 45-60 minute class

  • Will NOT perform in recital

  • Dress Code: 

    • Comfortable dancewear or activewear

      Tan/Carmel Slip-On Jazz Shoes (Bloch or SoDanca) 

Ballet Technique

  • Meets once per week for 45-60 minute class

  • Will NOT perform in recital

  • Dress Code: 

    • Black leotard

    • Pink dance tights

    • Light Pink Ballet Split-Sole Canvas Shoes (Bloch or SoDanca)

    • Pointe Shoes (teacher approval & recommendation only) 

    • NOTE: advanced classes may require seamed tights - check with the instructor

 

Pointe

  • Meets once per week for 45-60 minute class

  • Will perform one routine in recital

  • Must have instructor's permission to enroll in this class

  • Dress Code: 

    • Black leotard

    • Pink dance tights

    • Light Pink Ballet Split-Sole Canvas Shoes (Bloch or SoDanca)

    • Pointe Shoes (teacher approval & recommendation only) 

    • NOTE: advanced classes may require seamed tights - check with the instructor