Ballet is an essential foundation for all forms of dance. Ballet helps to coordinate the mind and body while improving poise and posture. Ballet is a confidence builder and promotes self-discipline.
Fun and exciting, tap dance uses the sound of one’s tap shoes hitting the floor as a percussion instrument either to music or no music. Two major tap dances exist today: rhythm (jazz) tap and Broadway tap.
Hip-hop is an umbrella term used to describe styles of popping, locking, and breaking that evolved outside of the dance studios. What distinguishes hip-hop from other forms of dance is that it is often "freestyle", and is an enjoyable class for all ages.
Advanced Hip Hop
Advanced Hip-Hop takes Hip-Hop to another level. This class is by referral only. It is much harder and allows the student to work without any limits. Students in this class must have some experience in dance, or has advanced from the Middle/High School Hip-Hop Class.
Modern encourages movement through expression of inner feelings. Danced in bare feet or Lyrical Sandals, modern encourages a dancer to use their emotions and moods in their movement expression, incorporating both gravity and floor work into their technique.
Mime is a silent praise. A non-verbal art that uses body movement in order to communicate. The purpose of the Ministry of the Mime is to share the love and gospel of Jesus Christ in a unique and powerful way. Through visualization, song and movements it is a way to express God's word.
The Liturgical Dancer is one who expresses his or her faith through movement ministry in a public worship setting. The result and goal of this form of expression is spiritual communion with God.
Throughout history, Flags and Banners have represented the beliefs and purposes of those who carry them. Flown as signals, rallying points and standards of identification, flags define battle lines, and give direction and encouragement. They declare the victory and identify the one in authority. They are an outward expression of the praise that is in our hearts.
Will provide teaching to churches that want to start Dance or Mime Ministries or who already have a Dance or Mime Ministry but wish to take their ministry to the next level. Once this class has been completed the student will understand their purpose in Ministry. This class will train Leaders how to function at the best level possible. This class also teaches on Ministry Dress and Integrity. This four week session will definitely equip you for service!