COMPETITION KICK TEAMS


  • Kick Teams are available to students entering the 2nd Grade through 12th grade.
  • Class requirements are 2  hours per week

  • Kick Team dancers will learn one dance and perform at three local competitions throughout the year.

  • Separate fees apply to dancers in Kick Teams.

  • There are auditions to join a kick team. 

Competition Classes

Tap:

  • Tap classes are available in a combination style to students entering the 1st Grade or higher. These classes focus on the development of Tap skills in both traditional and  rhythm styles.

South Metro Dance Academy is proud to offer classes in both Competitive and 

Recreational styles. 

COMPETITION COMPANY LINES


  • Company Lines are available to students entering Kindergarten and higher.
  • Class requirements range from 1.5 hours per week to 8 hours per week based on age and level.

  • Competitive dancers will perform two to four dances of various styles such as jazz, tap, lyrical and ballet.

  • Competitive dancers will compete at three local competitions throughout the year as well as a National competition either locally or out of state.

  • Separate fees apply to dancers in Company Lines. 

Modern

  • Modern classes are available to Middle School and High School students. These classes aim to develop free movement dance styles while still maintaining fundamental technical skills.

Classes

Lyrical

  • Lyrical is a soft flowing jazz dance and requires a gentler movement. These classes are available as a separate class, 4th-7th Grade and also 8th grade and higher. Lyrical is also done in competitive classes.

Jazz: 

  • Jazz classes are available in a combination style (paired with another class style) to students entering the 1st Grade or higher. These classes focus on further development of Jazz Technique skills, along with strength and flexibility training. 

Ballet

  • Individual Ballet classes are available to students entering the 4th Grade or higher. These classes will train dancers in the development of technical Ballet skills ranging  from the beginning to the advanced level.

Hip Hop

  • Available at two levels, Hip Hop combines Jazz/Funk with "street-style" movements. The high energy of hip hop makes it a fun class for students of all levels. 

Recreational Classes

Combination Classes: 

  • Dancers entering Preschool through Kindergarten are eligible for our combination classes, which explore Ballet, Tap and Creative Movement. Students will have the chance to develop basic dance skills by participating in social, physical and creative activities, all in a fun and enriching environment! Dancers in these classes will perform two dances at our annual recital.

  • Dancers entering 1st Grade-4th Grade are eligible for our Ballet, Jazz and Tap combination classes. These classes focus on further developing skills in these three styles of dance while also working on building strength and flexibility.  Dancers in these classes will perform three dances at our annual recital.