The Rage Academy of Dance offers a wide range of classes geared towards both recreational and competitive dance. As a studio we view our technique classes as the most important classes for your child. Each class is designed to help build confidence and improve their technical needs as growing artists.
Combo 1 (Ages 5-8)
Mini’s Combination is an hour long class designed for Ballet and Tap. Here your child will be emerged in each style of dance. Each style will be taught to a higher level than our Petite Combination class. This class is typically the stepping stone to move into beginner, level 1 classes. Dancers will need Ballet and Tap Shoes.
Tiny Tumbling(Ages 3-5)
Tiny Tumbling is designed for 3-5 year olds to expose them to the begging forms of tumbling. They will learn the basic stills of tumbling and also work on their gross motor skills through fun games and activities.
All tap classes are a form of jazz with sounds added to each step. Tap is known as the ‘fun’ class due to the sounds produced by the child. Tap is experiencing a growth in popularity in the past years and the excitement is growing!
Contemporary and Lyrical
The Rage has a unique blend of the two styles of dance. Here the dancer will learn the fundamentals of Horton Modern in warmups and the stylistic performance of Cunningham and Graham technique. We encourage self-expression in class as well as core performance.
Acro class is a combination of technical dance elements with the addition of tumbling. Your child will learn the basics of forward rolls all the way up to aerials and handsprings depending on level.
Inspired by the hit tv show “American Ninja Warrior”, ninjas will learn agility skills, strength, and perseverance needed to pass the ninja obstacles ahead in life!
Creative Movement (Ages 3-5)
Petite Combination is a 45 minute class designed to take your dancer to the next level. They will have a 15 minute ballet class with barre warmup. After is a 15 minute tap class where they will learn basic tap rhythms. The last 15 minutes of class consist of simple combinations alternating every week.
At The Rage we view ballet as the most important technique class to offer. This is the foundation for all dance. All ballet classes include barre warm-ups and exercises. Technical skills will be taught for floor work, leaps, turns, and combinations.
Pointe classes are for the advanced dancer ranging in ages 11 and up who are serious in their studies. Here they will learn what true artistry is. The child will work on strength exercises, complicated footwork, and personal style.
Jazz class is designed to help strengthen the dancers leaps and turns. The Rage also focuses on strength and conditioning in class. Classes are to help the dancers style and add their own personality in dances. This class is meant to help self expression.
Hip Hop class is designed to teach your dancer the confidence and strength needed for certain moves. Your dancer will learn all the new trend in dance, tricks involved in hip hop, and also fun routines taught during every class!