7661 N. UNION BLVD, COLORADO SPRINGS CO 80920
Classes to Educate & Build Confidence
Another reason why AIM is the Best Dance Studio in Colorado Springs!
Combo: This class is for dancers age 4-6. Combo class gives the opportunity to try a variety of styles in tap, ballet, jazz, hip hop & acro. The magic of motion is introduced to these dancers in a fun and interactive dance studio environment.
Ballet: The students will master proper placement, turnout, and technique while learning and understanding ballet history and vocabulary. The ballet classes are taught in a structured environment and help students attain healthy work ethics, discipline, and self-esteem. Our Ballet Director will evaluate dancers who are interested in Pointe and will assist them through this transition.
Tap: While concentrating on different rhythm variations, the dancer is introduced to multiple styles of tap from "soft shoe" to "funky rhythm". A wide range of skills will be covered, including counter rhythms, rhythmic timing, intricate tap patterns, tap vocabulary, choreography, and tap improvisation. AIM's tap program is the best tap program in the Colorado Springs Area.
Jazz: Beginning through Advanced Level classes concentrate on proper technique, flexibility, and style. Dancers will master multiple-turn rotations, a variety of leaps and jumps and dance tricks while learning about different jazz forms and exploring the art of dance. The jazz class will incorporate center-floor work, progressions, and combinations which will increase the dancer's memory for choreography and movement patterns. ***Ballet is required for ALL Level 2 and above jazz dancers.***
Contemporary: Students learn to use their bodies in a variety of ways, and they focus on breathing, posture, and emotional state to establish a mind-body connection. Students may learn choreographed works, or they may be encouraged to improvise dance pieces.
Leaps and Turns: Concentrates on the technical aspects of leaping, jumping and turning by teaching a series of jumps, leaps, and turns. The student develops balance, strength, elevation, and body alignment.
Hip Hop: Is available to students ages 7 through Adult, specializing in Teens beginning through advanced levels. These fun and exciting classes will teach a variety of hip-hop styles which will let each dancer experience the groove, find their own style and learn how to dance like the real pop stars!