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JAZZ

Classes and times

Beginners Jazz

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Wednesday:

4.00pm - 4.45pm

A fun 45 minute class, once a week for kids aged 5 - 6 years. Children will be taught the basics of Jazz in a creative environment, including simple isolations and sequences to upbeat popular music. 

 

Children have the opportunity to enter for NZAMD Medal Awards, BAL examinations and perform in our end of year recital.

Uniform consists of a turquoise singlet or Expressions t-shirt, jazz shorts or pants, jazz shoes are optional.

Term fees $130

Jazz Primary

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Monday:

3.45pm - 4.30pm

A fun 45 minute class, once a week for kids aged 6 - 8 years. Children will be taught 

fun dance sequences to upbeat music, working on defining arm lines, simple isolations and developing kicks and turns.
 

Primary Jazz children have the opportunity to enter for NZAMD Medal Awards, BAL  examinations and perform in our end of year concert.

Uniform consists of a turquoise singlet or Expressions t-shirt, Jazz shorts or pants, jazz shoes are optional.

Term fees $130

Jazz 1

TIMES

Wednesday:

5.15pm - 6.00pm

An upbeat energetic 45 minute class, once a week for kids aged 8 - 10 years. Children will be taught basic combinations to popular music, developing technique through use of floor work, isolation sequences and travelling steps. Exercises focus on developing basic technique, style and performance.

Jazz 1 children have the opportunity to enter for NZAMD Medal Awards, BAL examinations and perform in our end of year recital.

Uniform consists of turquoise singlet or Expressions t-shirt, Jazz shorts or pants, jazz shoes are optional.

Students are encouraged to also attend Limbering to work on flexibility and strength.

Term fees $130

Jazz 2

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Thursday:

5.15pm - 6.00pm 

An energetic 45 minute class, once a week for kids aged 10 years upwards. Students will develop Jazz technique through a series of combinations focusing on flexibility, leaps and turns.

Jazz 2 students have the opportunity to enter for NZAMD Medal Awards, BAL examinations and perform in our end of year recital.

Uniform consists of turquoise singlet or Expressions t-shirt, Jazz shorts or pants and black Jazz shoes

Term fees $130

Jazz 3

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Monday:

4.30pm - 5.15pm

An energetic 45 minute class, once a week for kids aged 12 - 13 years upwards. Students will develop Jazz technique through a series of combinations focusing on flexibility, leaps and turns.

Jazz  students have the opportunity to enter for NZAMD Medal Awards, BAL examinations and perform in our end of year recital.

Uniform consists of turquoise singlet or Expressions t-shirt, Jazz shorts or pants and black Jazz shoes

Jazz uniform to be worn

Term fees $130

Beginners Limbering

TIMES

Wednesday:

4.45pm - 5.15pm

A structured 30 minute weekly session working to improve strength and overall flexibility. Combining strengthening and stretching helps to tone and shape muscles, as well as improving flexibility range which is necessary for today's dancer.

Dancers are shown effective and safe ways to stretch in a supportive environment, suitable for students attending Jazz Primary and Jazz 1.

Jazz uniform to be worn

Term fees $75

Jazz Elementary

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Monday:

6.00pm - 7.00pm

A fast paced 1 hour class, once a week for students aged 13 + years.

Students develop their Jazz technique through learning a variety of Jazz styles, whilst continuing  to develop leaps, turns and performance skills.

Jazz students have the opportunity to enter for NZAMD Medal Awards, BAL  examinations and perform in our end of year recital.

Uniform consists of turquoise or black Expressions singlet, jazz shorts or pants and black Jazz shoes.

Term fees $140

Jazz Elementary Limbering

TIMES

Monday:

5.15pm - 6.00pm

A structured 45 minute weekly session working to improve strength and overall flexibility. Combining strengthening and stretching helps to tone and shape muscles, as well as improving flexibility range which is necessary for today's dancer.

Dancers are shown effective and safe ways to stretch in a supportive environment, suitable for students attending Jazz / Ballet levels Inter Found - Advanced level.

Jazz uniform to be worn

Term fees $100

Advanced Jazz

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Wednesday:

7.30pm - 8.30pm

An excellent class for students aged 15+ years wanting to develop Jazz dance performance and technique. 

Students will be taught a range of combinations incorporating complex isolations, technical turns and dynamic leaps. 

Jazz students have the opportunity to enter for NZAMD Medal Awards, BAL  examinations and perform in our end of year recital.

Uniform consists of black Expressions singlet, black shorts or pants and black Jazz shoes.

Term fees $140

Advanced Jazz Limbering

TIMES

Wednesday:

7.00pm - 7.30pm

A structured 30 minute weekly session working to improve strength and overall flexibility. Combining strengthening and stretching helps to tone and shape muscles, as well as improving flexibility range which is necessary for today's dancer.

Dancers are shown effective and safe ways to stretch in a supportive environment, suitable for students attending Jazz / Ballet levels Inter Found - Advanced level.

Uniform consists of black Expressions singlet, black shorts or pants and black Jazz shoes.

Term fees $75