Homeschool Dance

Description

Our Homeschool Dance classes are offered during the morning hours for the convenience of Home school and Stay at home families. 

  • 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).

Details

  • Session Schedule: September 7th - December 15th. 13-Week Session

  • No classes Thanksgiving week (November 24th-December 1st.)

  • Presentation Day: Classes conclude with an on stage presentation of the skills learned in class.

    • December 14th OR 15th, Times TBA

  • $45 Costume fee due by February 21st - Pay your costume fee here!


Tap Classes

Using special tap shoes to make rhythmic sounds, this class develops timing, rhythm, and coordination. Dancers will learn basic to intermediate tap technique in the center and across the floor. Class will focus on proper foot work, making clear sounds, and rhythm.

Homeschool Beginning Tap: Ages 5-7

Thursdays
Start date: January 16th
9:00-9:45AM
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Price: Davenport Resident*: $148 | Non Resident*: $168

 

 

Homeschool Tap: Ages 8+

Thursdays
Start date: January 16th
10:45-11:45AM
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Price: Davenport Resident*: $158 | Non Resident*: $178


Ballet Classes

Homeschool Budding Ballerinas: Ages 3-4

Our tiniest dancers learn ballet fundamentals and dance class etiquette. Dancers will work on coordination, ballet positions, and movements across the floor. Focus is on developing core basics and the enjoyment of dance.

*Students must be potty trained.

Thursdays
Start date: January 16th
11:15-12:00PM
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Price: Davenport Resident*: $148 | Non Resident*: $168

 

 

Homeschool Beginning Ballet: Ages 5-6

Dancers learn ballet fundamentals and concepts such as turnout and special awareness. Class will include floor stretching, ballet positions and movements across the floor. Dancers work on developing musicality and ballet vocabulary.

Thursdays
Start date: January 16th
10:00-10:45AM
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Price: Davenport Resident*: $148 | Non Resident*: $168

 

 

Homeschool Ballet I/II - Age 7+

Students continue the formal training in ballet technique through more detailed combinations at the barre and across the floor. Dancers will continue learning new vocabulary and work on proper body alignment. Class will begin with stretching then extended barre work to further improve proper execution of technique, counting, and musicality. Across the floor, dancers will work on pirouette and pique turns, spotting, detailed moving combinations, and more.
*Dancers must complete at least 1 year in Beginning Ballet and be recommended by an instructor

Thursdays
Start date: January
9:15-10:30AM
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Price: Davenport Resident*: $168 | Non Resident*: $188