Our recreational program offers students of all ages the opportunity to experience dancing and singing classes from a team of educated and qualified instructors. Students attend class on a weekly basis and perform in our year-end recital in June. Additional highlights include performances in our annual Christmas Cheer Week, as well as participation in a variety of studio-wide events throughout the year. These classes are well suited for dancers who enjoy dance classes on a recreational basis, or performers who are looking for an introduction to the performing arts.

CLASS LEVELAGE GUIDELINE
Level 12.5 - 4 years old
Level 25 - 7 years old
Level 38 - 11 years old
Level 4/512+ years old

Regina Classes - Recreational

Musical Theatre

Level 1: One 45 minute class per week (September - June)
Level 2 - 5: One 60-minute class per week (September – June)

Inspired by the SaskExpress Theatre Company, our musical theatre classes combine the fundamentals of character development, vocal technique, and dance, providing young performers with a dynamic introduction to the performing arts. Our class strategy for younger students integrates singing and dancing with creative exercises that foster imagination, motor skill development, confidence, and musicality. Older classes experience comprehensive triple threat training by learning vocal theory, more challenging dance progressions, and storytelling techniques.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Attire (Girls):

  • Tan jazz shoes, fitted dance clothes
  • Hair pulled neatly off the face

Attire (Boys):

  • Black jazz shoes, fitted dance clothes

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Acro/Jazz Combo

Level 1: One 30-minute class per week (September – June)
Level 2: One 45-minute class per week (September – June)

Our acro/jazz combo classes are well suited for beginner level dancers who are interested in both the fundamentals of basic acrobatics and dance. Interactive instruction creates an engaging environment where our students can learn the foundations of movement, tumbling, and stretching.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Attire (Girls):

  • Tan jazz shoes, leotard, and tights
  • Hair pulled neatly off the face

Attire (Boys):

  • Black jazz shoes, fitted dance clothes

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Ballet/Tap Combo

Level 1: One 30-minute class per week (September – June)
Level 2: One 45-minute class per week (September – June)

Our ballet/tap combo classes provide our youngest students with an encouraging and welcoming learning environment for their first steps in dance. Imagination-based learning techniques are integrated with the basics of dance to create a collaborative learning space where our students can experience movement, rhythm, and new friendships.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Attire (Girls):

  • Ballet slippers, tap shoes, leotard, tights, and skirt (optional)
  • Hair pulled neatly off the face

Attire (Boys):

  • Ballet slippers, tap shoes, and fitted dance clothes

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Ballet

Level 3 – 5
One 45-minute class per week (September – June)

A classical style of dance that focuses on poise, technique, fluidity, and form, providing the foundation for most styles of dance. Students develop more advanced technical skills through barre work, centre exercises, and stretch.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Attire (Girls): 

  • Ballet shoes, leotard, tights, and skirt (optional)
  • Hair pulled neatly off the face

Attire (Boys):

  • Black ballet shoes, fitted dance clothes

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Boys Hip Hop

Boys Hip Hop A: 4 - 7 years old
Boys Hip Hop B: 8+ years old
One 45-minute class per week (September – June)

Experience a fun and active class environment with our introduction to hip hop, designed specifically for boys who are interested in dance. Students develop coordination and musicality by learning different styles of choreography to today’s most popular Rap, R&B, and Pop.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Attire (Boys):

  • White indoor runners, fitted dance clothes

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Hip Hop

Level 2 – 5
One 45-minute class per week (September – June)

Experience a fun and active class environment with our introduction to hip hop. Students develop coordination and musicality by learning different styles of choreography to today’s most popular Rap, R&B, and Pop.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Attire (Girls):

  • White indoor runners, fitted dance clothes
  • Hair pulled neatly off the face

Attire (Boys):

  • White indoor runners, fitted dance clothes

REGISTER

Jazz

Level 3 - 5
One 45-minute class per week (September – June)

These classes provide training in jazz technique and terminology in an energetic and dynamic class setting. Our instructors develop creative class plans that incorporate the fundamentals of ballet with an emphasis on performance, stretching, stamina, and interpretation of music.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Attire (Girls):

  • Tan jazz shoes, fitted dance clothes
  • Hair pulled neatly off the face

Attire (Boys):

  • Black jazz shoes, fitted dance clothes

REGISTER

Lyrical

Level 4/5
One 45-minute class per week (September – June)

Offered to the ballet students in our recreational program, lyrical combines both ballet and jazz fundamentals with an emphasis an emotive storytelling and fluid movement. These classes shape movement quality and musicality through an increased emphasis on body awareness, use of space, and breath.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Attire (Girls): 

  • Tan jazz shoes, fitted dance clothes
  • Hair pulled neatly off the face

Attire (Boys):

  • Black jazz shoes, fitted dance clothes

REGISTER

 

Tap

Level 3 - 5
One 45-minute class per week (September – June)

A percussive form of dance teaching tap technique and terminology in a captivating class setting. Students explore musicality through an understanding of beats and counting, and different elements of rhythm and syncopation.

For detailed attire requirements, please see our Studio Attire Requirements.

Attire (Girls):

  • Tap shoes, fitted dance clothes
  • Hair pulled neatly off the face

Attire (Boys):

  • Black laced tap shoes, fitted dance clothes

REGISTER