2022 - 2023 Class Descriptions
JMC Productions in association with Burlington Footnotes senior performing troupe inc.
ALL THAT JAZZ - Put on those dancing shoes and get ready to move & groove to the music. This class utilizes many styles from Broadway to Rock 'n Roll.
Ballet Fit & Stretch: - Ballet is a great workout for the whole body. This class will warm up your muscles with classical ballet barre exercises focusing on postural alignment and ballet technique. The end of class uses a mat for floor stretches concentrating on flexibility and range of motion with relaxation music. Modifications can be provided throughout the class to suit all participants. BYO yoga mat.
Beginner Tap - An introduction to tap terminology. Students will learn proper technique to create clear distinct rhythms and keep you on your toes!
FOOTNOTES JAZZ - A performance class for the dancer who has a strong understanding of jazz technique. Have fun learning choreography to different genres of music from popular to vintage. Audition required.
FUNKY JAZZ - A fun class utilizing a variety of jazz styles ranging from contemporary to hip hop, suitable for the strong dancer looking to improve their technique. Not suitable for beginners.
GOLDEN GIRLS AND GUYS - If you enjoy musical theatre, this is the class for you! Here is your opportunity to perform songs from the movies and Broadway. Numbers will be choreographed with the emphasis on using your voice, dance basics, acting skills and unique personality. Offered in the winter and spring sessions only.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a performance class: costume is required.
Gotta SING, GOTTA DANCE! ENSEMBLE - "Celebrate the Art of Staying Young" by taking to the stage as part of this group jazz dance number. This routine is traditionally used to open either Act 1 or Act 2 of our June show. Not suitable for beginners.
HEART ‘N SOLE CLOGGERS - This high energy performance class is offered to participants with a minimum of 3 years' clogging experience.
RHYTHM OF THE SPIRIT - A lyrical/contemporary/ballet performance class with focus on freedom of movement while developing the dancer’s emotional connection to the piece. This class is suitable for the dancer with strong understanding of ballet terminology. (Audition required)
ROCKETTES - Here’s your chance to strut your stuff on stage in this ‘intermediate’ level tap troupe. In this class, dance styles may vary according to music selection.
STEPPIN’ OUT – Move your feet to the tap dance beat in this intermediate plus level adult class. Suitable for dancers who have past performance experience or for those who wish to make their dance debut on stage!
SYNCOPATION PLUS - A great class for those students who wish to improve their advanced level tap skills. Focus will be on rhythm, style and clarity of sound to help develop a strong dancer/performer.
TAPPIN’ STYLE - An introduction to Intermediate tap terminology. Students will learn proper technique to create clear distinct rhythms.
TURN ON THE TAP! - A tap technique class for dancers who have a strong understanding of Intermediate tap terminology.
‘TAP’TATIONS - An upbeat, fast paced, advanced level performance tap class. Audition required.