Beginning Dance Program
Underground Allegro offers your young dancer a strong base of technique in an environment that is not only nurturing, but FUN! through classes, he or she will gain a base of knowledge that will enable them to be the best that they can be as they grow!
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Pre-Dance Ages 3-5 Monday 4:45-5:30
Does your little one love moving to music? Give your little dancer the gift of movement this winter! This class is for dancers ages 3-5 who have had little to no experience in a dance class. Dancers will learn the basics of dance in a fun, supportive environment. All are invited to participate in a ballet showcase at the end of the year to show off the steps they have learned all year!
Excelled Pre-Dance Ages 3-5 Thursday 9:45-10:30a
Have big dreams of one day dancing in our company? This class is the perfect fit and feeds dancers straight into our pre-professional division! Excelled Pre-Dance is geared toward children who are already participating in preschool and have an understanding of structured learning. Dancers learn correct names and placement for ballet basics from the beginning while keeping the atmosphere of class fun and exciting. One year of previous dance experience is recommended but not required. Dancers are invited to participate in a ballet showcase at the end of the year to show off the steps they have learned all year!
Ballet Technique Ages 6-10 Wednesday 4:30-5:45
Looking for authentic classical training with out the commitment of multiple classes per week? This class could be the perfect fit for your 6-10 year old blooming ballerina! Dancers receive correct, classical training in a fun and exciting learning environment. This class is structured for dancers with 0-2 years of training. Dancers are invited to participate in a ballet showcase at the end of the year to show off the steps they have learned all year!
Ballet Technique Ages 10+ Thursday 6:00-7:15
Looking for authentic classical training without the commitment of multiple classes per week? This class could be the perfect fit for dancers 10-18 years old. This class is perfect for students who already have previous dance training but are not ready to commit to multiple days of classes per week. Each dancer will receive an abundance of personal correction attention. Don’t miss out on getting the technical training you deserve! Dancers are invited to participate in a ballet showcase at the end of the year to show off the steps they have learned all year!
Lyrical & Jazz Ages 7+ (Ballet Required) Thursday 7:15-8:15
Go a step further into your dance training by taking lyrical/jazz! Dancers will start class with a fun, high-energy warm-up for additional strength, flexibility, and movement quality followed by progressions across the floor. Each week the students will learn either jazz or lyrical choreography! This class is perfect for dancers looking for additional training and/or working towards auditioning for our pre-professional program!
Beginner Hip-Hop Ages 7+ Wednesday 5:45-6:45
This high-energy class consists of hip-hop and pop sounds, focusing on using musicality and rhythm. The steps learned are a combination of street dance with funk and jazz, similar to what you would see in televised dance performances or music videos. Students will learn the importance of isolations and dynamics to execute pop-and-lock and funk movements.