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  DANCE DIVISIONS

  Pre- Dance Division: (3 and 4 years old) must be correct age by September 1.
  Age-appropriate levels emphasizing Music and Movement.
  This specialized program includes the basics of music, song & dance.
  Pre-dance classes will have designated in-studio parent viewing days.
  45 minute class   - 1 class rate 


  Beginner Dance Division: (5 years old) must be 5 by September 1.
  Age-appropriate level emphasizing the joy of movement. This specialized program
  includes the basics of ballet, music, song & dance, and developing a good self-image.
  45 minute class – 1 class rate

  Ballet /Tap Combo: (6 years old) Must be 6 by September 1.
  Develops a strong rhythmic and technical foundation for all styles of dance.
  Includes Ballet and Tap technique. Students will need both ballet and tap shoes.
  Dancers who completed Beginner Dance 1 or new 6 year olds should register for this class.
  1.5 hour class / - 1.5 hour class rate

  Junior Division Levels 1 thru 4: must be the correct age by September 1.
  A progressive program of ballet, tap, hip-hop and jazz emphasizing versatility, style and              technique. 1 hour classes.
  Ballet Levels 2 and 3 -  Two hours per week recommended.
  Ballet Level 4  - Three hours per week recommended.
  Refer to fee schedule for multiple class discounts.

  Teen/Adult Division Levels: Ballet, jazz, hip-hop, tap, core and ballroom for beginner
  and continuing students. 1 hour classes. Beginner Adult
  Refer to fee schedule for multiple class discounts.

  Intermediate/ Advanced Division: A comprehensive curriculum designed for the aspiring       dancer. This professional level performing arts program includes classical ballet, pointe,            jazz, tap, modern, contemporary, core/strength, leaps and turns, street funk, floor barre,            master classes and performance opportunities.
  • Current Advanced dancers may remain in the advanced level; all other students may                 only participate in Advanced level classes with teacher recommendations.
  • New students to the ADC will be evaluated and appropriately placed.
  Refer to fee schedule for multiple class discounts.



  DRESS CODE POLICY

  Children and Junior Division Ballet (girls): Homewood - Pink or black leotards, pink or        black tights,pink ballet shoes. Skirts optional. Some leotards have skirts attached.
  Orland Park - Black leotards, pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Skirts optional.
  (No prints on leotards or tutus allowed.) Hair should be pulled back off the face.

  Junior Jazz (girls): Black leotard, tights - dance shorts and ADC logo shirts are optional.

  Street Funk:  Jazz attire or loose fitting pants and ADC logo shirts. Hip-Hop sneakers.

  Teen and Adults: Shoes, tights, leotards, or workout attire of any color.

  Intermediate and Advanced: Black leotards and pink tights dance shorts and ADC logo        shirts are optional. Hair should be pulled back off the face. Sports Bras are not a substitute       for leotards. Individual instructors may ask students to abide by a certain dress code for             specific choreography.

  Men and Boys: Solid color t-shirts, ADC logo shirts, black sweat pants, shorts or jazz pants.    Appropriate shoes.


Ballet -  Pointe - Tap - Jazz - Modern

Street Funk -  Lyrical/Contemporary  -  Leaps & Turns

Beginner Dance - Pre Dance - Combo Classes - Workshops
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