Lyrical / Contemporary

Lyrical


Lyrical dance is a dance style that combines elements of ballet, modern, Jazz, and tap dance techniques.  The goal of a lyrical dancer is to use gesture, facial expression, and controlled movements in order to execute their movements and emotions fully. Besides emotional connection to music, lyrical dance typically encourages use of articulation, line, weight, and movement qualities.

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Contemporary


Contemporary dance is a form of dance influenced by classical ballet and modern dance. It applies technique and pointe work from classical ballet, yet it permits a greater range of movement that may not adhere to the strict body lines set forth by traditional schools of ballet technique.

Lyrical & Contemporary dancers should wear:
Jazz pants, capri pants, bike shorts, form-fitting t-shirts or leotard of your choice. Jazz shoes. Hair pulled back in pony tail or bun.

Street clothing i.e. jeans, tennis shoes or overly revealing clothing is not permitted. 

 

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