Twinkle Toes Dance Classes

Twinkle Toes Dance Classes

Markham School Age Center - 9500 Barlow Road, Bldg. 950 Fort Belvoir, Virginia 22060 United States Google Map

Class Descriptions

Twinkle Babies

For ages 2-3. Class is 30 min.

The littlest ballerina can have fun while finding their balance and coordination. For first time dancers that require parents in class with them. One adult is permitted per student. Siblings may sit in class quietly.

*Parent/Guardian participation required.

Twinkle Tots

For ages 2-3. Class is 30 min.

Creative movement- A class where the littlest dancer can have fun while finding balance and coordination. Props, themes, stories, and out imaginations are used in class to introduce dance.

*Parent/Guardian participation required.

Twinkle Toes

For ages 3-4, Preschool. Classes are 45 min.

Pre-Ballet/Creative Movement- Begin to learn the ballet basics and develop physical coordination through movement. this class incorporates props and dance activities to encourage the dancer's creativity and imagination.

Twinkle Stars

For ages 4-5, PreK. Classes are 1 hour.

Ballet/Tap/Jazz- Ballet, tap, as well as an introduction to some basic jazz. A more structured curriculum, combined with the fun of props and dance activities.

 

Pre-Ballet/Tap/Jazz

For ages 5 - 7. Classes are 30 min - 1 hour.

A more structured class curriculum, for Kindergarten or beginning 1st grade level.

Single Subject Classes

Single Subject Classes in Ballet, Tap, and Jazz

For Ages 6-16.

* Level placement is bases on age/grade, and teacher recommendation.

Lyrical*

A fusion between ballet and jazz. this class will be in addition to the ballet 2 and 3 class and will focus on across-the-floor combinations and choreography.

Ballet

The foundation for all dance forms. Dancers will learn ballet technique, terminology, balance, grace, and fluidity of movement. As the dancer grows more proficient in each level, the exercises become more complicated, although based on the same movements taught to beginners.

Tap

Students learn coordination of feet with rhythmic foot patterns. A fun and challenging class emphasizes the "Broadway style" tap technique.

Jazz

An upbeat class that teaches dancers contemporary styles of movement. The exercises in jazz develop the ability to move, isolate and control the body.

 

Eligibility: All participants must have an active CYS registration. Patrons must enroll with Parent Central Services at 9800 Belvoir Road, Bldg. 200. Phone number is +1 (703)805-5555 or +1 (703)805-5556.  Child must be the minimum age for the class by September 30, 2017. For patrons seeking an acceptance to policy, a teacher recommendation form will need to be completed.

 

Class/Workshop Schedule 2017 - 2018

Children must meet the minimum age requirements by Sep 30, 2017.

 

Tuesday

Time 4:30 - 5:15 p.m.
Class Twinkle Toes
Age 3 - 4
Time 5:15 - 6:15 p.m.
Class Ballet 2
Age 7 & up
Time 6:15 - 7 p.m.
Class Lyrical
Age 9 & up
Time 7 - 7:30 p.m.
Class Tap 2
Age 7 & up
Time Class Age
4:30 - 5:15 p.m. Twinkle Toes 3 - 4
5:15 - 6:15 p.m. Ballet 2 7 & up
6:15 - 7 p.m. Lyrical 9 & up
7 - 7:30 p.m. Tap 2 7 & up

Wednesday

Time 11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Class Twinkle Babies*
Age 2 - 3
Time 3:30 - 4 p.m.
Class Twinkle Tots
Age 2 - 3
Time 4 - 4:45 p.m.
Class Twinkle Toes
Age 3 - 4
Time 4:45 - 5:30 p.m.
Class Pre-Ballet 3 & 4
Age 9 & up
Time Class Age
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Twinkle Babies* 2 - 3
3:30 - 4 p.m. Twinkle Tots 2 - 3
4 - 4:45 p.m. Twinkle Toes 3 - 4
4:45 - 5:30 p.m. Pre-Ballet 3 & 4 9 & up

*Twinkle Babies is a 10 week class for $130.

Thursday

Time 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Class Twinkle Stars
Age 4 - 5
Time 5:30 - 6:15 p.m.
Class Jazz 2
Age 7 & up
Time 6:15 - 7:30 p.m.
Class Ballet 3 & 4
Age 9 & up
Time Class Age
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Twinkle Stars 4 - 5
5:30 - 6:15 p.m. Jazz 2 7 & up
6:15 - 7:30 p.m. Ballet 3 & 4 9 & up

 

Friday

Time 11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Class Twinkle Babies*
Age 2 - 3
Time Class Age
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Twinkle Babies* 2 - 3

*Twinkle Babies is a 10 week class for $130.

Saturday

Time 9:45 - 10:45 a.m.
Class Twinkle Stars
Age 4 - 5
Time 10:45 - 11:30 a.m.
Class Twinkle Toes
Age 3 - 4
Time 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Class Pre-Jazz
Age 5 - 7
Time 12:15 - 12:45 p.m.
Class Pre-Tap
Age 5 - 7
Time Class Age
9:45 - 10:45 a.m. Twinkle Stars 4 - 5
10:45 - 11:30 a.m. Twinkle Toes 3 - 4
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Pre-Jazz 5 - 7
12:15 - 12:45 p.m. Pre-Tap 5 - 7

 

 

Dress Code

Twinkle Babies- Any color leotard/tights/ballet slippers, or any comfortable clothing.

Twinkle Tots- Pink leotard/dance dress, pink tights and pink ballet slippers.

Twinkle Toes- Pink leotard/dance dress, pink tights and pink ballet slippers. Hair up.

Twinkle Stars- White leotard/dance dress, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, and black tap shoes. Hair up.

Pre-Ballet/Ballet- Black leotard/dance dress/sheer skirt, pink tights and pink, split-sole ballet slippers. Hair in a bun.

Pre-Jazz/Jazz- Black leotard, black shorts, tan tights and tan jazz shoes. Hair up.

Pre-Tap/Tap- Black leotard, black shorts/skirt, tan tights and black matte leather tap shoes. Taps need to be screw-on, not rivet. Hair up.

Boys- Ages 3 and up wear white T-shirts adn black shorts/pants. Depending on class, boys should wear black ballet slippers, black tap shoes, or black jazz shoes.

 

Testimonials

"Miss Angie has been teaching my daughter dance for the last 3 years. She is so patient, loving, and sweet with the kids, all while teaching them proper dance technique and discipline. My daughter adores her and we feel so fortunate to have Miss Angie helping our daughter blossom as a dancer!" -Jill Maurer

"My daughter Gracie adores ballet/tap aith Miss Angie! She talks about the class all week. It's wonderful to have a high quality class and instructor at an affordable price" -Karen Robinson

"Miss Angie is absolutely wonderful to work with. She has so much patience and joy when she's working with kids. My daughter adores her and can't wait to go to dance every week." -Heather Mendoza

Cost

 

Length of Class Tuition per Class Tuition per Month
30 min $13 $52
45 min $14 $56
1 hour $15 $60
1 hour 15 min $16 $64

 

Registration Info

Enrollment opens Aug 1, 2017 and closes Jan 31, 2017.

Register with SKIES Unlimited at Markham School Age Center, 9500 Barlow Road.

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