Mommy & Me – for ages 2-3

These classes are great for mothers/fathers and children to attend. What’s better than experiencing with your child their first dance class? This class also offers a great opportunity for instructors to establish the teacher/student roles for a smooth transition into the next class level.

Ages 3-5 Combo Class I – Creative Movement ~ Ballet ~ Tap

Children will learn pre-primary grade ballet and tap exercises; along with an introduction to structure and dance classroom manners. More important for this class, is allowing children to move freely and develop a love for the art of dance, in a fun and encouraging atmosphere by instructors, parents/guardians, and peers.

Ages 5-7 Combo Class II – Ballet ~ Tap ~ Pre-Jazz

Children will be introduced to basic ballet, tap and pre-jazz disciplines. Basic vocabulary/terminology and body positions will be taught and remembered through basic barre work and center floor exercises. Extended development on lessons learned in combo class I.

Classical Ballet Technique – Grades I, II, III and higher

These classes offer a strong focus on traditional and current ballet disciplines in technique, vocabulary, terminology and movement to classical ballet music. Dancers will learn barre work, center floor work and across the floor combinations in all grades. Dancers will be placed in appropriate grades based on instructor’s recommendation according to individual level of ability.

Jazz – Hip/Hop – Levels I, II, III and higher

These classes offer a strong focus on traditional and current jazz/modern disciplines in technique, vocabulary, terminology, stretch and strength training. These classes will be wrapped up with street style or video hop/hop movement to the latest pop chart hits or hip/hop music (all age appropriate). Dancers will be placed accordingly, based on individual level of ability.

Modern – Levels II, III

Theses classes offer a strong focus on modern technique and movement beyond technicalities. Dancers develop more on body awareness and alignment while moving “outside the box”. A creative, mature and open mind is a must for this class! Placement is determined by instructor’s discretion.

Lyrical/Jazz Progressions – Levels I, II, III

These classes focus on strong techniques in center and across the floor combinations. Combined movement of ballet, jazz and modern choreography is danced to inspirational and meaning full music. Placement is determined by instructor’s discretion.

Tap – Levels I, II, III and higher

These classes coordinate variations of tap disciplines. Focus on developing stronger, more challenging tap sounds, vocabulary, terminology and movement of feet with body, in center and across the floor combinations to various music of choice. Dancers placed according to level of ability.

Dance Line/Dance Team

This class focuses on training student’s jazz technique, basic vocabulary, strength and flexibility required for today’s Jr. High and High School dance teams. Dancers will learn routines in jazz/funk, pom and novelty. Dancers will be stressed on the importance of team work and individual roles once on a team.

Cheerleading/Pom Team

This class focuses on original cheer chants and motions together. Cheerleaders will develop dance skills, strength for lifts and flexibility. Cheerleaders will learn cheer combinations and fun pom with cheer routines. Cheerleaders will be stressed on the importance of team work and individual roles once on a team.

Adult Programs

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Esko Studio Class Dress Code

Ages 3-5 ballet/tap combo classes will need ballet shoes $18.00 and tap shoes $24.00. Leotard and tights should be worn can dress up with fun creative ballet skirts.

Ages 6-8 ballet/jazz/hip hop combo classes will need ballet shoes $18.00 and jazz shoes $45.00. Leotard and tights are preferred for classes can have cover ups on such as sweat pants, knee length sweat pants, form fitting shorts or dance pants on during hip hop.

Ages 6-8 ballet/jazz/tap combo classes will need ballet shoes $18.00 and tap shoes $24.00. Sweat pants, knee length sweat pants, form fitting shorts or dance pants.

Ages 9-11, 12-14 and 15-17 jazz/hip hop combo classes will need jazz shoes $45.00. Tank top or form fitting tee. Sweat pants, knee length sweat pants, form fitting shorts or dance pants are preferred in this class.

Ages 9-11 and 12-17 lyrical/ballet combo classes will need ballet shoes $24.00. Leotard and tights with form fitting shorts, or form fitting dance pants and tank top.

Ages 9-11 and 12-17 jazz/tap combo classes will need ballet shoes $24.00 and tap shoes $24.00. Leotard and tights with form fitting shorts, or form fitting dance pants and tank top.