Acrobatics(ages 4 & up)
In this 55 minute class students will learn the floor work of gymnastics including forward & backward rolls, handstand- forward rolls, back bend & recover, front limber, cartwheels, back walk-overs, back chest-rolls, back handsprings, back tucks, and more. These classes meet for the full dance season (Sept.-May).
Beginner Acro Classes (for the true beginner) all the way through Tumbling Classes (for the advanced acrobat) available.
Acro Level Requirements
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Level 1: No experience necessary.
Level 2a: Must have 1 side cartwheel, tripod and bridge from laying.
Level 2b: Must have all skills above plus backbend.
Level 3: Must have all skills listed above plus front limber, back chest roll, and recover from backbend.
Level 4/5a: Must have all skills listed above plus back walkover, back limber, starting back handsprings and side ariels.
Level 6a: Must have all skills listed above plus back handspring and/or side ariel. With teacher approval.
Level 6b: Must have all skills listed above plus back handspring and side ariel. With teacher approval.
Level 7: Open to Company members only by invitation.
Leotard (any color, any style)
Footless, Stirrup or Convertible Tights (any color)
Black Sweat Pants
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