Season 16 Graded Technique

2021/2022 Season starts August 2nd

If you are 9 or older and coming to us with previous dance experience, please schedule a placement evaluation with our School Director, Ms. Meghan meghan@charadance.com, so that we can determine what classes best suit your abilities.

BALLET

BALLET I – PRE-PROFESSIONAL:  Ballet Classes Level II and up are taught based on our school curriculum to fit the developmental, technical, and strength level required of this ballet level. 

Ballet I – Must be 7 by Sept. 1st, Ballet II + are enrolled by Placement ONLY

Jazz

JAZZ I:  Introduces young dancers to Jazz technique and combinations.  Students must be 7 by Sept. 1st

JAZZ II+:  Ballet Classes Level II and up are taught based on our school curriculum to fit the developmental, technical, and strength level required of this ballet level.  By Placement ONLY

Contemporary/Modern

CONTEMPORARY I:  A beautiful blend of Ballet and Jazz.  Must be enrolled in Ballet I.  Must be 7 by September Ist

CONTEMPORARY II+:  For dancers in Ballet II or III.  Must be enrolled in Ballet.  By Level Placement ONLY.

MODERN:  Dancers will explore multiple styles of expressive dance that combine elements from genres including modern, jazz, lyrical, and classical ballet.  For dancers in Ballet IV, V, VI or Pre-Professional Ballet. Must be enrolled in Ballet.  By Level Placement ONLY.

Tap

TAP I:  Introduces young dancers to Tap technique and combinations.  Student must be 7 by Sept. 1

TAP II+:  By Placement ONLY

Hip Hop 

Hip Hop I:  Fun music and entertaining moves merge for this high energy class!  Student must be 7 by Sept. 1

Hip Hop II+:  By Placement ONLY

Tumbling

Tumbling I – II:  Student must be 7 by Sept. 1. Must be able to do a cartwheel, handstand, and bridge with no assistance.

Drill Team

Drill Team Prep:  Must be in grades 6th – 12th

Advanced Drill Team Jazz:  Must be on High School Drill Team

Adult Classes

Adult Classes:  Students must be 18 or older to participate

Chara offers a wide variety of fitness classes with our Fitness Class Card that gives you the freedom to drop in on a number of classes we have to offer. Cards can be purchased by registering below or by visiting the front desk.  Your class card allows you to attend any fitness class as you are available without any monthly fees or obligation.  Did we mention FREE childcare?!