Tap/Jazz I-III

Description

Coordination and stamina are what these fun styles are all about! Students will learn intermediate to advanced skills in both tap and jazz. Class will begin with proper stretching and warm ups for each style then work on technique through combinations center and across the floor. These classes will perform in both styles for presentations and recital.

  • Classes meet once a week at scheduled time

  • Classes sign-in and out in our Dance Lobby located in the lower level of theatre.

  • Students missing 2 or more absences may not perform in recital.

*DJT is a proud program of Davenport Parks & Recreation. Our programs and facility are supported by Davenport taxpayers. Therefore, all Davenport residents receive 20% off registration fee (capped at $20).

Early Bird Discount

Receive $10 off if you register by December 14th, 2018.  Discount auto-applies upon checkout.

Details

  • Session Schedule: January 12th - May 11th, 2019

  • No classes

    • Spring Break: March 9th - 16th

    • No Saturday Classes: April 6th

  • Recital: Classes conclude with a costumed recital.

    • May 10th OR May 11th - Times TBA

  • Costume Fee: $45 per enrollment

  • Tickets: There is no fee for recital tickets. All students receive 5 tickets with a chance to request more tickets. Seating is limited.


 Tap/Jazz I - Ages 7+

Students looking to continue their tap and jazz technique will learn new and more complex steps and combinations in both styles. Time steps and turning steps will be introduced in tap. Jazz will include practice in pirouettes, leaps, and more complex combinations. Class will begin with proper stretching and warm ups for each style. Students work on their memorization skills by learning short routines. This class will perform a dance in both styles for presentations and recital.
 

Tuesdays
Start date: January 15th
4:10-5:10PM
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Price: Davenport Resident*: $158  |  Non Resident*: $178


Tap/Jazz II - Teacher Recommended Only

Students continue progressing in their tap and jazz skills with more complex and intricate steps and combinations. Students will focus on their body alignment and proper execution of skills. Dancers will work on intermediate skills in rhythm, timing, and coordination for both styles. This class will perform a dance in both styles for presentations and recitals.

*Dancers must complete at least 1 year of Tap/Jazz I and be recommended by an instructor.

*Dancers are encouraged to enroll in the Fall AND Winter sessions

Tuesdays
Start date: January 15th
5:20-6:35PM
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Price: Davenport Resident*: $168  |  Non Resident*: $188


Tap/Jazz III - Teacher Recommended Only

This class is for students who have mastered the basics of tap and jazz and are ready to work on advanced skills in both styles. Dancers will work on wings, drawbacks, and more in tap. For jazz, students will improve their double and triple pirouettes, illusions, leaps, and more. Combinations and routines will become more intricate and students will have fun working on characterization and style within their dances. This class will perform two routines for presentations and recitals.

*Dancers must complete at least 1 year of Tap/Jazz II and be recommended by and instructor.

*Dancers are encouraged to enroll in the Fall AND Winter sessions

Tuesdays
Start date: January 15th
6:45-8:15pm
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Price: Davenport Resident*: $178  |  Non Resident*: $198