Jazz Professional

Summary Course Description:
A broad term for American social and stage dance employing jazz or jazz – influenced music, it emphasizes bodyline and flexible torso; fast, accurate footwork and isolations. Taught by professionals, this course is based on the syllabus of The Commonwealth Society of Teachers of Dancing (C.S.T.D.), Australia. The syllabus offers the minimum of 6 years training from Primary to Grade 6 (professional level). The school also encourages students to take annual examination. However this course is suitable also for students who are interested in just having fun and getting fit.

Student & adult courses

Typical Class Structure:

Warm-up / dance routine / cool-down

Style:

Combines jazz and hip-hop technique and focuses on the body’s response to movement.

Affiliations:

The Commonwealth Society of Teachers of Dancing, Australia

Classes:

The entire course covers 3 years of study

  •  12 years and up attend 3 classes/week (1.5 hours)

Benefits:

Physical development with improved memory and sense of rhythm. The course is taught by a teacher qualified to lead the student into a professional dance career, but classes also suit those looking for an enjoyable hobby.
Strengthening of the body, improved flexibility, co-ordination and concentration. The classes are designed for the students enjoyment, whatever their level.

Uniforms:

Leotard or tight fitted top / tights or dancing pants / Jazz shoes available at (DC) Shopping Gallery

Uniform items available in the Dance Centre Shopping Gallery