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Please note the schedule and age groups are subject to change

Instructor: N.Sweeney

Jazz & Contemporary 2

Jazz & Contemporary 3

2013 - 2012

2011 and older

Required Dance Supplies 


- black leggings

- black convertible tights

- black thin strap leotard

(leggings and a t-shirt, or leggings and a leotard are also both acceptable for class)

- Jazz shoes or Jazz sneakers 

- Hair to be up and out of their face.

- Water bottle is recommended

Classes will provide an opportunity for dancers to learn the technical foundations in Jazz. Classes are high energy, fast passed and upbeat, focusing on musicality, styles and characteristics found in Jazz’s complex history. The class will also include cardio fitness, yoga/stretch, musical theatre and fundamentals for choreography while also exploring the creative, musical and dramatic sides of dance.  The class will be a great in providing cross curricular training for dancers, improving upon their cardio and muscular fitness! Classes are once a week and will take part in YDA’s annual Spring Recital.  Dancers are also eligible to register for the Nutcracker Performance Program.

*Please note for Fall 2023 term Jazz & Contemporary classes will be combined, alternating class each week.  Winter/Spring 2024 each class will be offered individually, as a separate class from one another

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