Fairfield Starz Dance

Fairfield Starz Dance classes offered at the Fairfield Community Arts Center

FAIRFIELD STARZ BEGINNING DANCE AND ACRO PROGRAM

Taught by Jean Meyers, Fairfield Starz Dance and Acro Program runs from January through May with the recitals on May 6 or 7 in the Community Arts Center theater. No class the weeks of January 17, February 21 and March 28. 


BEGINNING BALLERINAS, AGES 2 1/2 - 5
Students who are just entering the world of ballet will learn the basics of dance and movement spending time at the ballet barre and progressing out into floor work. Ballet shoes are required.

Mondays, Jan. 10 - May 2 from 10:30 - 11:15 a.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135
Mondays, Jan. 10 - May 2 from 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135


PEE WEE BEGINNER ACROBATICS (ACRO), AGES 2 1/2 - 5
A mini version of the acro program, this class is created and designed especially for preschoolers. Basic tumbling skills include backbends, cartwheels, hand/headstands, rolls, and other acrobatic skills.

Mondays, Jan. 10 - May 2 from 11:15 - 11:45 a.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135 


BEGINNER ACROBATICS (ACRO), AGES 5 - 14
This program centers on fundamental acrobatic technique. Basic tumbling skills will include backbends, cartwheels,hand/headstands, rolls, and other acrobatic skills.

Mondays, Jan. 10 - May 2 from 4:15 - 5 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135 


BEGINNER DANCE, AGES 4 - 6
This class will work on the basics of ballet, traditional dance, tap, and jazz. Ballet and tap shoes are required.

Mondays, Jan. 10 - May 2 from 1 - 1:45 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135
Mondays, Jan. 10 - May 2 from 5 - 5:45 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135
Wednesdays, Jan. 12 - May 4 from 5 - 5:45 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135 


INTERMEDIATE DANCE I, AGES 6 - 8

This is a combination class including ballet and tap technique. Ballet and tap shoes are required.

Mondays, Jan. 10 - May 2 from 5:45 - 6:30 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135 


INTERMEDIATE DANCE II, AGES 8 - 10
This class is designed to move beyond the fundamentals of basic dance, while refining skills and technique while developing strength, confidence and flexibility. Ballet and tap shoes are required.

Wednesdays, Jan. 12 - May 4 from 5:45 - 6:30 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135 


PRE TEEN DANCE, AGES 11 - 13
This class will focus on faster more intricate footwork in tap while becoming more proficient in ballet and jazz movement and technique. Ballet and tap shoes are required.

Mondays, Jan. 10 - May 2 from 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135 


TEEN DANCE, AGES 13 AND UP
Teens will enjoy learning ballet, jazz and tap while developing confidence, mental concentration, physical coordination and grace. Ballet and tap shoes are required.

Mondays, Jan. 10 - May 2 from 7:15 - 8 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135 


PRE-POINTE - AGES 10 AND UP
BEGINNER POINTE - AGES 11 AND UP WITH INSTRUCTOR PERMISSION

Previous ballet experience required and students must also be enrolled in Intermediate II, Pre-Teen or Teen Dance. Students will focus on ballet technique. Leather ballet slippers required.

Wednesdays, Jan. 12 - May 4 from 4:15 - 5 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135 


INTERMEDIATE/SENIOR HIP HOP CLASS, AGES 7 AND UP
Hip hop dance is high energy and encompasses many of the classical dance styles, but is presented in a street or non-traditional format. Students will learn rhythm, control, posture, and coordination through age-appropriate hip hop choreography with no suggestive music/movements.

Wednesdays, Jan. 12 - May 4 from 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. | Resident/Non-Resident Fee: $120/$135