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Katura Dance Academy offers a wide range of classes for all ages.

See below for classes offered, descriptions, and proper dance attire.

 

To see what classes we are offering this season, click here!

 

Pre-Dance: 

This class is for our 2-4 yr old beginners! The parent is allowed in for support and to participate in the beginning (the first 2-4 classes), but eventually we would like for the child to be in class without the parents. This class is made to introduce dance and movement to the new dancer! Come join the fun!!


Any leotard or dance dress

Pink tights

Pink ballet slippers

 

Ballet:

Consists of barre and center work. Ballet training is essential to a dancer’s progression. It develops and strengthens muscles, as well as improves coordination and flexibility.


Black leotard

Pink tights (foot-in)

Leather or canvas pink ballet slipper (split-sole suggested for ages 7+)

Ballet skirt (optional)

 

Hip Hop:

Come to this class to sweat, learn the latest dance moves, and for FUN!! We will explore East Coast, West Coast, and South influences. Hip Hop has grown so much and this class will explore all styles birthed from it.


Any comfortable clothing. Express your creativity and personality!

Dark sneakers or black combat boots. **Do NOT wear sneakers/street shoes that you wear outside or daily**

NO JEANS

AfroFusion:

This is a fun upbeat style that fuses African dance with other styles such as hip hop, jazz, and contemporary.  


Black leotard or black sports bra top

Black dance shorts

Barefoot

Jazz:

A fusion of technique and style with a focus on stage presence. Jazz consists of warm up, progressions across the floor, and combinations. 


Black leotard or black sports bra top

Black dance shorts

Tan tights (foot-in)

Tan jazz shoes (‘slip on’ is preferred)

Lyrical/Contemporary: 

A fusion of dance including modern, ballet, and lyrical. This class takes the dancer through an exciting emotional journey in dance.


Black leotard

Tan footless tights

Footundeez (any color for class; nude or tan required for recital)

 

Liturgical:

Praise and Worship is what KDA was birthed from! In all dance moves, we give Glory to God. It may be from any style of dance, but it is all to Christian music.


Black Leotard

Black dance skirt

Black footless tights

Barefoot or footundeez

Tap:

Tap is an exciting style where the dancers use their feet, like drums, to create rhythmic patterns and timely beat. 


Black leotard or dance top

Black bottoms (dance shorts or jazz pants)

Black, flat, tap shoes (with the shoe strings or slip-ons)

 

Pom:

If your dancer loves cheer dance this class is for them! Pom is cheer dance with jazz technique.  


Black leotard or black sports bra top

Dance shorts

Black jazz shoes