Intermediate Level Dance Classes  
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7 Summer Session Class Schedule


Make sure to sign up quickly to reserve a class spot.  Classes will fill up quickly
                           (Wait list will be available)
A MINIMUM of 5 DANCERS IS NEEDED IN EACH CLASS OR CLASSES MAY BE CANCELLED OR COMBINED

       Intermediate Level  Dance Classes
Age 12- and up or by Level of Ability

Jazz Class III/IV  (1 Hr Class Weekly) *NEW!!!!!
This is an Level III/IV class for the dancers.   Jazz III/IV dance classes are for the intermediate to advanced
dancer ready to take on more complex jazz movements.  Your dancer will love this upbeat jazz instruction!
Students will learn appropriate jazz dance technique in a high energy environment with upbeat music that will
keep them moving! Choreographed routines will be taught as the session progress through the year.
**Costumes are additional if in Showcase

Sessions Available:

Wednesday                        6:30 PM – 7:30 PM    

TECHNIQUE Intermediate Lyrical III & Jazz III & Ballet III Technique III (1 hour class weekly)
This is an Intermediate class teaching and perfecting the technique of ballet, jazz and introducing at a higher
level the style of lyrical technique.   Experience is required for this class level.   Lyrical is the beautiful
combination of ballet and jazz that will express lyrics through dance.   Dancer conditioning and core building
will also be included in this class.  Choreographed mini - routines will be taught as the sessions progress
through the year.  
INCREDIBLE TECHNIQUE CLASS FOR THOSE WISHING TO IMPROVE SKILLS!!!!!!!!!!!

Sessions Available:

Wednesday                        7:30 PM - 8:30 PM  
Wednesday                        4:30 PM - 5:30 PM                 *Technique for Beginners
Thursday                           7:30 PM - 8:30 PM                       

Intermediate & Advanced Lyrical IV,  Jazz IV,  Contemporary IV and Ballet Technique IV  Ages
14- and up (1 hour class weekly)
This is equivalent to Senior Level Instruction. This is an advanced class teaching and perfecting the technique
of jazz and taking lyrical and contemporary dance to a higher level of choreography and technique. Experience
is required for this class level.  Lyrical and Contemporary are  the beautiful combination of ballet and jazz that
will express lyrics through dance.  Pointe may be incorporated according to dancer’s levels.  Dancer
conditioning and core building will also be included in this class. Choreographed routines will be taught as the
sessions progress through the year.


Se
ssions Available:

Wednesday                       8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday                          5:30 PM - 6:30 PM                             


Intermediate Hip Hop III Groovin (1 hr class weekly) CO-ED
This is equivalent to Junior Level Instruction.  This is an intermediate class for the dancers who are ready to
take Hip Hop technique and choreography to the next level. Class with focus on Street, Urban, and
Performance styles of Hip Hop including intermediate stalls and spins.  This is a high energy class sure to
excite dancers wanting to advance their hip hop skills. Choreographed routines will be taught as the sessions
progress through the year.
**Costumes are additional if in Showcase

Sessions Available:

Thursday                         7:30 PM – 8:30 PM                                


Intermediate Hip Hop Open Style (1 Hr class weekly) CO-ED
This is an intermediate class for the dancers who are ready to take Hip Hop technique and choreography to a
new level.  Class with focus on Street, Urban, and Performance styles of Hip Hop.  This hard hitting, high
impact class will be sure to add to any dancers training.  Choreographed routines will be taught as the
sessions progress through the year.


Sessions Available:

Thursday                         8:30 PM – 9:30 PM                                


Poms II (1 Hr Class Weekly)
For dancers who enjoy Poms and want to start learning more advanced steps in a fun and very energetic
class. This class will begin to incorporate more advanced technique, turns, and leap skills. Class will also
incorporate age appropriate warm-ups and skill building technique in a fun and highly motivated setting.   This
is a great class for dancers wishing to increase skills for competitive teams or high school teams.   
Choreographed routines will be taught as the sessions progress through the year.

GREAT CLASS FOR THOSE BUILDING POM SKILLS DURING THE YEAR!!!!
Sessions Available:

Tuesday                      4:30 PM – 5:30 PM                                        Level I/II
Tuesday                      6:30 PM - 7:30 PM                                        
 NBA Performance Style Poms Level II
Tuesday                      7:30 PM -  8:30 PM                                        *Jr. Performance Company  Level III

AWARD WINNING !!!!!!   BOYZ HIP HOP  & STREET PERFORMANCE HIP HOP
(1 Hr Class/Team Weekly)
This class is all about the Boyz.  Get ready to take hip hop to the next level as our learn current, high energy
Hip Hop technique and choreography.   Class will focus on Street, Urban, and Performance styles of Hip Hop
including intermediate stalls and spins.  This is a high energy class sure to excite dancers wanting to advance
their hip hop skills. Choreographed routines will be taught as the sessions progress through the year.
**Costumes are additional if in Showcase   

JOIN NOW!!!  FASTEST GROWING CLASS and TEAM AT PDE!!!!

Sessions Available:

Monday                5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
           
                      


BROADWAY Dance  Ages 12-and up  (1 hour class weekly)
Or Instructor approval if younger
From Chorus Line to Chicago, come learn broadway style jazz choreography and technique.  This class will
focus on the performance end of theatre dance incorporating choreography using some of the most famous
broadway musicals made famous by Broadway’s greats Fosse and Balanchine.   This class will jump start the
performance end of your dancing while learning technique, high kicks, and jazz combos.   Great Body
conditioning, strengthening, and endurance work out.
Great Class for Dancers to build their music theatre & stage performance levels!!

Sessions Available:

Tuesday                                     6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Saturday                                  11:00 AM – 12:00 PM                                      
                           
"Hottie Heels" II & III  ( 15 years and Up 1 Hr class weekly) CO-ED
This is an intermediate class for the dancers who are ready to take Hip Hop technique and choreography to a
new level.  Class will focus on Lyrical Hip Hop styles as seen on shows such as “So You Think You Can
Dance” and “America’s Got Talent”.  Lyrical Hip Hop takes Hip Hop performance to a new level incorporating
the story telling power of Lyrical with the hard hitting impact of Hip Hop. Choreographed routines will be taught
as the sessions progress through the year.

Sign Up Quickly….This is the only class of it’s kind in Chicagoland!!

Sessions Available:

Tuesday                 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM                   Level III

Contemporary & Lyrical Jazz  IV Intermediate (1 Hr class weekly) CO-ED
This is an intermediate class combining Contemporary and Lyrical dance movements.  Class uses modern
techniques and fundamentals of being grounded to the floor in a multi-dimensional movement, timing, and
musicality.  This class will also explore the expression and interpretations of music thru movement and
challenge the dancer to visually communicate thru movement.  An important basis for all dancers pushing thru
movment to instill a kinesthetic sense of fluidity.  

Sessions Available:

Thursday                                 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM                intermediate                              
Wednesday                              8:30 PM - 9:30 PM                Advanced                         

Latin Fusion and Work Out  II & III   (1 Hr class weekly) CO-ED
This is an class for the dancers who are ready to take a work out to a new level.  Class will focus on Latin
Fusion styles of Hip Hop and Jazz  as seen on shows such as “So You Think You Can Dance” and “America’s
Got Talent”.   Amazing way to learn choreography and work out to the sassy, high energy Latin style.   
Choreographed routines will be taught as the sessions progress through the year.  

Sign Up Quickly….This is the only class of it’s kind in Chicagoland!!

Sessions Available:

Tuesday                                 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM  

Stretch & Yoga for Dancers Class    Ages 11-and up  (1 hour class weekly)
This class will jump start your work out.  Body conditioning, strengthening…gain that flexibility you always
dreamed about!!!  This class will teach proper stretching, toning, strengthening, muscle enlongation, core
building and more.  
Great WORK OUT!! Over 18 welcome (all Ages)  
(Age 11 considered with instructor approval only)

Great Class for Dancers and ALL Athletes looking to build endurance & Strength over the
Summer!!

Sessions Available:

Thursday                                    6:30 PM - 7:30 PM                                      

**Dancers Ages 12 and over may be placed in Advanced classes (see classes below) with instructors
placement.  Contact us if your dancer has advanced experience and you are interested in high placement.
ClassesCompetitive Dance Teams
Dance Classes Types & Levels:

Hip-Hop
Lyrical
Jazz
Lyrical Hip-Hop
Poms
Break Dancing
Contemporary Hip Hop
Beastlie Jazz
Strengthen & Stretch
Broadway Jazz & Theatre
Leaps/Turns
Acro Tumble Dance
Conditioning
Technique
Hip-Hop Stalls & Spins
Pre-Pointe/Pointe
Tap
Contemporary

All Age Levels from:

        Rock Stars                Age 4-6
        Mini Stars                  Age 6-10
        Youth Dreams         Age 7-14
        Junior/JV                Age 11-15
        Senior/Varsity        Age 14-up
        Elite*         Age 11 and older
*Elite team is an invite only Co-Ed Open Team of
professional level dancers competing &
performing worldwide.
Serving:
Algonquin
Lake in the Hills
Huntley
Hampshire
Crystal Lake
Dundee
Carpentersville
Barrington
Elgin  
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Competitive
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