Class Requirements

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Class Requirements2018-08-15T19:59:11+00:00

CLASS REQUIREMENTS

Requirements for certain classes are for the proper training, safety and maintenance of a students technical development.   If you don’t understand these requirements, it is important to get with the director/teacher so they may be explained even thou these are taught in the classroom some students don’t always hear or understand these concepts.  Strength, continuity and consistency and dedication all play a huge part in the dancers overall development and safety for all students.

BALLET POINTE REQUIREMENTS PER LEVEL:

Ballet class levels  3, 4, 5, 6  will be shorter on (Fridays and Saturdays) due to company rehearsals.  Adult ballet students have no requirements unless they choose to study pointe.  Pas de deux class is by invitation only for levels 4 and above.

  • Ballet 1, 2     1 or 2 classes per week recommended

  • Ballet 3    3-4 classes per week recommended. 2 per week required.  Pre-pointe & pointe are required to take 2 classes per week.

  • Ballet 4     3-4 classes per week required w/ pointe.

  • Ballet 5, 6       4-5  classes per week required w/ pointe. 6 classes per week recommended.

  • Jazz Level 1, 2, 3     1 or 2 classes per week is recommended.

  • Jazz Level  4, 5, 6    2 classes per week is recommended.

  • Tap 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6      1 class per week is recommended.

  • Lyrical / Contemporary 1 class per week is recommended.

  • Hip Hop 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6     1 class per week is recommended.

  • Scottish Highland       1 class per week is recommended

  • Flamenco 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6      1 class per week is recommended.

  • Folklorico 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6    1 class per week is recommended.

  • Tumbling 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6    1 or 2 classes per week is recommended.

  • Acting      1 class per week is recommended.

  • Voice and Instrumentation      0.5,  0.25, 1.0,  class per week is recommended.

  • Sasparillas Dance Co.  Students must meet requirements.

  • SASPA Folklorico Dance Co. Students must meet requirements.

  • TapSAtions Dance Co. Students must meet requirements.

  • Jr. Alamo City Dance Company Students must meet requirements.

  • SASPA Dance Co. Student must meet requirements.