CLASS REQUIREMENTS

Requirements for certain classes are for the proper training and maintenance of a students technical development.   If you don’t understand these requirements, it is important to get with the director so they may be explained.  Strength, continuity and consistant dedication all play a huge part in the dancers overall development for the safety of all students.

AGE RANGECLASS / LEVELCLASS LENGTHREQUIRED CLASSESADDITIONAL CLASSES FOR CONSIDERATION
2 - 6MusikGartenVaryContactCynthia Hudson 326-6524
3 or 4DB 3/4 Ballet / Tap1.0 Hr1 Class per wk recommended4 yrs Tumbling
5 or 6DB 5/6 Ballet / Tap1.0 Hr1-2 Classes per wk recommendedListed Above and Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap
6 -9Ballet Level 11.0 Hr1-2 Classes per wk recommendedListed above and Folklorcio., Flamenco. Scottish Highland, Belly Dance, Acting
8-11Ballet Level 21.0 Hr1-2 Classes per wk recommendedListed above and Stretch, Turns & Leaps
9 - OlderBallet Level 31.5 Hr includes pre-pointe 2 Classes per wk REQUIRED .Listed above and Pre-Pointe
11 - OlderBallet Level 42.0 Hr Class w/ pointe3 Classes per wk REQUIREDListed aboveLyric./Contemporary
12 - OlderBallet Level 52.0 Hr Class w/ pointe4 Classes per wk REQUIREDAll listed above
14 - OlderBallet Level 62.0 Hr Class w/ pointe5 Classes per wk REQUIREDAll listed above
13 - OlderAd Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Flamenco, Folk.1.0 Hr ClassesMust be approved to take if under 18Any classes
6 - OlderJazz 1-61.0 Hr Class1 or 2 Classes per wk recommendedAny classes
10 - OlderContemporary ./Lyrical 1-61.0 Hr Class1 Class per week recommendedAny classes
6 - OlderTap 1-61.0 Hr Class1 Class per week recommendedAny classes
5 - OlderHip Hop 1-61.0 Hr Class1 or 2 Classes per wk recommendedAny classes
5 - OlderYouth Belly 1-21.0 Hr Class1 Class per wk recommendedAny classes
9 - OlderBelly Dance Oriental/Traditional1.0 Hr Class1 or 2 Classes per wk recommendedAny classes
5 - OlderAcro-Tumbling 1-61.0 Hr Class1 Class per wk recommendedAny classes
5 - OlderFlamenco1.0 Hr Class1 Class per wk recommendedAny classes
5 - OlderFolklorico1.0 Hr Class 1 Class per wk recommendedAny classes
5 - OlderScottish Highland1.0 Hr Class1 Class per wk recommendedAny classes
9 - OlderLeaps & Turns1.0 Hr Class1 Class per wk recommendedAny classes
8 - OlderStretch1.0 Hr Class1 Class per wk recommendedAny classes
10 - OlderFoam Roller / Massage1.0 Hr Class1 Class per wk recommendedAny classes

BALLET POINTE REQUIREMENTS PER LEVEL:

Ballet class levels  3, 4, 5, 6  will be shorter on (Fridays, 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 up

  • Ballet 1, 2     1 or 2 classes per week recommended
  • Ballet 3     2 or 3 classes per week recommended.

    Pre-pointe, 2 classes per week required

  • Ballet 4     3-5 classes per week required w/ pointe
  • Ballet 5, 6       5 classes per week required w/ pointe
  • 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      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 class per week is recommended.
  • Folklorico    1 class per week is recommended.
  • Belly Dance    1 class per week is recommended.
  • Tumbling    1 or 2 classes per week is recommended.
  • Acting      1 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.