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“I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself”
– Mikhail Baryshnikov
Dance is an essential skill in any performer’s repertoire. Whether you are developing your skills as an experienced dancer or you’re looking practice the basics, Popovsky Performing Arts Studio offers you the opportunity to develop your dance technique and express yourself through movement.
Some students are just beginning their dance training and some have been dancing from a very young age. Regardless of skill level, we want to give every student the opportunity to add new skills to their theatrical repertoire. At PPAS we offer classes that cater to beginners, advanced students and anywhere in between. Our students will practice, ballet tap and jazz, recognizing the importance of the fundamentals of dance and also stylized musical theatre techniques.
Our classes are scheduled by age group and designed around the students enrolled. We strive to provide our students with obtainable goals and challenge them to be the best performers they can be. Click on the links below to view specific class descriptions! We hope to see you this fall!
Creative Movement: Pre K- K: Thursdays 4:15-5:00 PM
In creative movement children ages Pre K – K will explore the 4 key areas of dance and movement, body, space, energy and time. Students will work on coordination and spatial awareness while dancing and creating their own movement. In … Continued
Ballet and Tap: 1st-3rd grade: Thursday 5:00-6:00 PM
In this combined skills class, students will explore the basics in both ballet and tap. We will spend half the class working on basic ballet skills and terminology while incorporating movement games into class. The second half of the class … Continued
Ballet and Tap: 4th-5th grade: Wednesdays 6:00-7:00 PM
In this combined skills class, the student will perform basic to more intermediate steps in both ballet and tap. The first half of class will be spent practicing ballet terminology at the barre and traveling through the space using ballet … Continued
Jazz: 4th-5th grade: Tuesdays 6:00-7:00 PM
Ballet and Tap: 6th- 8th Grade: Wednesdays 7:00- 8:00 PM
Jazz: 6th-8th Grade: Tuesdays 7:00-8:00 PM
In this jazz class the student will work on stretching and properly warming up their bodies for movement. They will focus on stylized jazz technique, practicing leaps and turns and performing jazz combinations. The student will explore jazz techniques that … Continued