Dance is the only art
that we ourselves are the material
of which it is made.
Studio 201 is provides a quality dance education in a positive, nurturing environment that will instill a love of dance to children young and old. We offer ballet, tap, jazz, pom, hip hop, competition and a movement class for toddlers and preschool age.
Studio 201 is owned by Emily Sullivan. Growing up Emily took classes at Royal Dance Academy under the instruction of Brenda Israel, Stephanie Clark, and Roger Israel. Along with getting her BA in graphic communication, she went on to study dance at the University of Northern Iowa. She received her CDA in early childhood development in December
Rayann has been dancing for 15 years. 3 of those years have been for a college competitive team. The other 12 were in both Saint Louis, Missouri and Des Moines, Iowa. She is currently on the Simpson college’s
of 2018. She became a certified dance instructor in 2018. Emily teaches ballet, jazz, tap, pom and movement.
competitive team. Rayann will be instructing hip hop, pre pointe, and competition.
Class schedule starting in November.
4:00-4:45 45min Comp. Lyrical
4:45-5:30 45min Comp. Jazz
5:30-6:00 30min Hip Hop 8 and older
6:00-6:30 30min Hip Hop 7 and under
6:30-7:00 30min Pre Pointe
4:00-4:20 20min 5&6 yr. Ballet
4:20-4:40 20min 5&6 yr. Tap
4:40-5:00 20min 5&6 yr. Pom
5:00-5:30 30min 3&4 yr.
5:30-6:00 30min 3&4 yr.
6:00-6:30 30min Finale (January)
4:00-4:30 30min Preschool Tumbling
4:30-5:15 45min 8 and older Tumbling
5:15-6:00 45min 5-7 yr. Tumbling
6:00-6:30 30min 2nd Grade Hip Hop
6:30-7:00 30min Ballet 3
4:00-4:30 30min Tap 1
4:30-5:00 30min Ballet 1
5:00-5:30 30min Jazz 1
5:30-6:00 30min Pom 1
6:00-6:30 30min Ballet 2
6:30-7:00 30min Jazz 2
7:00-7:30 30 min Pom 2
7:30-8:00 30 min Tap 2
11:00-11:30 30min Toddler Movement
Ballet provides a solid foundation for all other forms of dance and therefore, we strongly encourage dancers who are interested in other classes to enroll in ballet, as well. Students will learn the 6 feet positions and arms. We will also be using the French ballet terms. We do not pigeon hole into one area of ballet, we hope to show students aspects of lyrical, classical and modern ballet. Ages 3 and up.
Our younger ballet classes uses Princess Ballerinas Curriculum during the first 4 months of the dance season.
Jazz is recommended to develop style, strength, and versatility. We will build on the ballet foundation of dance principles, knowledge of dance vocabulary, and technique. Our Jazz classes will also be pulling inspiration from different styles such as hip-hop, classical, lyrical, modern (just to name a few). Classes are structured around proper warm-up, across-the-floor progressions and combinations, center-floor technique and combinations, and performance skills and routines. Ages 7 and up.
Friday Toddler classes are for little ones ages 18m to preschool age. Its an informal class including movement, rhythm, music, counting and of course dancing. We work towards following directions, working with a group, and acquiring skills necessary to perform in a group (for example, waiting their turns). Parents/guardian are ask to stay during the class and are welcome to join in on the fun. This class is not part of the recital. There are no long term commitment and can pay per class or purchase a punch card.
Tap enhances rhythmic dynamics, speed, and agility. It instills an awareness of the music; its timing, rhythm and changes in energy. Ages 5 and up.
A class full of combinations to popular hip hop songs and learning new moves such as a stalls. Ages 5 and up.
Our pom classes work towards taking a group of individual dancers and turning them into one dancing unit. We work with pom motions, jumps, turns and group formations. Ages 5 and up.
We will have a Jazz and Lyrical ballet competition classes. These classes will compete in several competitions in the spring and will perform at recital. To be elgible for the lyrical competition class, dancer must be enrolled in our regular ballet class. To be elgible for the Jazz competition class, dancer must be enrolled in our regular ballet and jazz class.
Our Pre Pointe class is to prepare dancer's for pointe class. All dancers wishing to take pointe must complete this course and instructor must sign off on them to advance to pointe. This class will work on technique and strengthening needed to dance on pointe. Dancer's need to be registered for Ballet.
This will be a fun and exciting environment where they will learn a variety of tricks.
Preschool tumbling: Will concentrate on but not limited to back bends, handstands, front walkovers, forward and backward rolls!
Middle tumblers: Will concentrate on but not limited to backbend kick overs, front limbers, headstands and handstand forward rolls!
Older tumblers: Will concentrate on but not limited to back walk overs, chin stands, elbow stands, dive rolls and hand springs!
Minutes/Week Monthly $
Sibling Discount $5 off a month per class
$6.00 per class OR $50 punch card for 10 classes
Minutes/Week Monthly $
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