Dance in Lemont & Lockport
Dance Class Descriptions (All Classes Taught in our Lemont and Lockport Studios)
Twinkle Stars (ages 18 months through 5 years)
Sing and Stomp (ages 18 months – 3 years)
A music and dance class for parent and child together. Each month a new and unique cultural theme fuels the lesson. Songs, instruments, dance moves and games make this the perfect first class for a young dancer or musician in the making.
Lil’ Hoppers (3 years and up)
A continuation of Sing & Stomp, but without parents in class. This energetic mix of dance, music and tumbling will help your child’s confidence grow by leaps and bounds.
Little Chillers (cheer / hip hop combo for ages 4 and up)
Now available for younger students! This high energy class combines cheer and hip hop styles so that young students can experience dance team!
Princess Dance — ages 2 and up
A young child’s very first ballet class that features an imaginative intorduction to ballet and tumbling. Begin your child’s ballet experience with a fun class that helps children develop strength and confidence while having fun and being creative.
**PLEASE NOTE: Children are encouraged to become independent from mom or dad at their own pace. Most children reach readiness in this class by their 3rd or 4th class session, but everyone is different
Prima Pixies (4 years and up)
A beginning ballet combo class (ballet, tap and jazz) that helps our young dancers learn correct technique right from Day 1. These preschool dancers will begin to show their confidence along with their creativity, all while building a ballet vocabulary to go along with each new step. The fun doesn’t stop there, as dancers continuing learning with games, props and stories to help reinforce the building blocks of 3 different forms of dance.
Rising Stars (1st grade and older)
Ballet and Lyrical I-V (grades 1 through 12)
Classical training for the developing dancer. Check schedule for current offerings and combo classes (i.e., ballet/tap, ballet/lyrical, etc.) Teen classes (for students age 13+ for beginner – advanced levels) are offered in ballet, lyrical, contemporary and jazz funk.
PopJam I-V (grades 1-12)
This energetic class combines jazz and hip hop styles with music by pop artists like Taylor Swift, Adele, Selena Gomez and more. This is a great starting point for students who are interested in exploring more energetic, up-tempo dance styles.
Acro (grades 1-12)
Young dancers will develop flexibility and strength in this fun class with a gymnastic feel. Although this is not a performance class, your child will learn tricks and techniques that will encourage a love for all dance styles that will help them shine on the stage in any of our high energy classes, including Pop Jam, CHiLL ™ and Hip Hop.
Hip Hop (grades 1-10)
Pop and lock movement, isolations, breakdance tricks and tumbling combine with age-appropriate music for a winning class for both girls and boys.
Jazz Tech, Leaps & Turns (grades 3-10)
Focus on jumps, leaps and turns to take your dancing to the next level–whether in lyrical, ballet or hip hop, all styles will benefit from this 45-minute specialty class.
Bright Stars! For Students who Love to Shine
Musical Theatre (K-10th grade)
Each semester, we produce a large stage musical–this year, our shows are The Wizard of Oz and Finding Nemo. ALL Allegro dancers are invited to join us onstage for dance ensemble pieces and all participation fees are included with your tuition.
For students who want to take their dancing to the next level, we offer no-audition Competitive Teams for students as young as first grade. Co-requisite classes are required; inquire for more information.