Class levels are based primarily on the age of the dancer as of January 1, 2017. However, depending on each dancers experience and at the discretion of the instructor, some students may be in classes outside of their age range.
Pre-Combo and Combo Classes
Pre-Combo classes are for students aged 3 and 4 and are 45 minutes long. Combo classes are for students aged 4 and 5 and are 1 hour. Students who are 4 and enroll in a combo class should have some previous dance or movement experience.
All combo classes include ballet and tap, and may include beginning tumbling. The class is designed with lots of opportunities for listening, moving to rhythm, age-appropriate fundamentals and group activities.
Level 1 Classes
Level 1 dancers are typically between the ages of 6 and 8. All level 1 classes are 45 minutes and offered in the following genres: Ballet, Tap, Jazz and Floor Acrobatics.
Level 2 Classes
Level 2 dancers are typically between the ages of 8 and 10. Level 2 classes are 1 hour with the exception of Hip-Hop and Tap which are 45 minutes. Level 2 classes are available in the following genres: Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical/Modern, Hip-Hop and Floor Acrobatics.
Level 3 Classes
Level 3 dancers are typically between 11 and 13. Bravo opens these classes to dancers with no previous dance experience. Level 3 classes are available in the following genres: Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical/Modern, Hip-Hop. A Level 3 Floor Acrobatics class may be offered based on level of interest and will include some lyrical dancing as well.
Company dancers are typically 14 and over. Students younger than 14 can be invited to join the Company group with significant dance experience.
Does your dancer love to act and put on a show? This high energy class focuses on creating characters while you dance. Students learn how to infuse acting into their jazz dancing to create big movements for the stage. This class will be taught by a new teacher who has had a wonderful and successful career on both the acting and dancing stage, including writing and directing many shows, choreographing over 100 dance routines, and performing at Walt Disney World! Character Junior is geared towards 7-11 year olds and Character Senior is geared towards ages 12+.
Governors Village Shopping Center
50170 Governors Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27517