Dance Classes

For Class Scheduling and Pricing:

Call 416-492-4491
or by Email: legacyofdance@rogers.com

Ballet

Creative Dance

CREATIVE DANCE - Ages 2 1/2 - 4

A specially designed class which introduces our little little budding dancers to the fundamentals of classical ballet. We focus on creativity in motion, imagination, and motor skill development through music. 10 students maximum per class.

JUNIOR AND SENIOR BALLET - Ages 4 - 6

In these levels students begin to apply their fundamental skills, exploring the basic foot, arm, and body placements while focusing on the development of coordination, flexibility and self expression as they learn. 10 students maximum per class.

PRE BALLET - Preliminary ballet levels 1,2,3,4,5 - Ages 6 - 11

Throughout these levels students begin to master the skills of body placement. While working on the combination of foot, arm and head positioning, they learn to sequence their actions to form combination moves. As our Pre-Ballet dancers develop, the Vaganova technique learned begins to be expressed through their work. 10 students maximum per class.

Intermediate/Advanced Ballet

BALLET - 1, 2, 3, 4 - Intermediate/Advanced
- Ages 11 + up

ballet In these levels, as our students develop the lower body strength they will need to be successful in dance, they study technical formations, flowing movements, improve the spring in their jumps, and elongate their lines. They begin to master the Vaganova technique as our dancers add more demanding variations to their routines, develop artistry, virtuosity, and stamina. At the discretion of the teacher, those who have the required technicality and strength in their legs and feet, will go on to be trained in dancing on point. Attendance of two or more classes per week is recommended at these levels in order to develop the required strength and technique to proceed to more advanced levels of training under the guidance of our master teacher Ani Kouyoumdjian. 12 students maximum per class.


Character Dance

Character Dance

CHARACTER DANCE - Ages 8 + up

Character dances is a high energy class that integrates classical ballet with costume and context. Here we study many cultural dances, originating from places such as Hungary, the Ukraine, Russia, and Spain, which have been incorporated into classical ballet performances such as: The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake. This class is taught by our master teacher, Ani Kouyoumdjian.
10 students maximum per class.


Jazz

Junior Jazz

JUNIOR JAZZ LEVELS 1, 2 & 3 - Ages 5+

Inspired from its urban roots, this is a fun yet structured class set to modern and contemporary music where students learn stretching, turns, jumps and combination moves. 10 students max per class.

Senior Jazz

SENIOR JAZZ LEVELS 4 & 5

12 students maximum per class.


Hip Hop

Ages 8 + up

This Hip Hop class provides a structured method of learning various Hip Hop dance movements in a fun-filled and energetic class environment, and offers a new set of original combinations and routines.

This class not only teaches you Hip Hop movements and technique, but also instills rhythm and improvement in your muscle memory.
10 students maximum per class.


Tap

Ages 6yrs + Teens

Tap class is an enjoyable and challenging dance style that has greatly evolved over the years. Students will learn basic to complex rhythms, dynamics, incorporate whole body movement, and invest in various styles of dance and music. The diversity within tap dance styles encourage all students to be involved and engaged in making their own music and enjoy their growth through this fun filled dance form; tap dance.

Modern Dance

Ages 8yrs + Teens

Modern dance allows students to expand their movement vocabulary by exploring time, space and rhythm. Students will be introduced to various traditional Modern dance techniques such as Graham and Limon as well as non-traditional contemporary movement styles. Dancers will be encouraged to use improvisation, imagery and emotion to find their voice through dance. 10-12 students max per class.


Musical Theatre

Musical Theatre

Ages 8yrs + Teens

Musical Theatre brings Broadway into the studio,It is a dance form that combines dance, acting and song. Students will enjoy a number of voice and acting exercises while furthering their knowledge of dance technique.



Armenian Dance

Ages 6 yrs + Adults

Armenian folk dance has been refined, capturing the essence, moods and moves from the various styles and regions around Armenia. The traditional energetic style with it’s lyrically graceful moves and beautiful music has been incorporated with a modernized twist. This class is one of a kind offered by our master teacher.


Adult Classes

Leave the stress behind and let yourself be free as you dance your heart out in any of our adult classes. Learn to dance, get a good workout, and have fun! The Legacy of Dance Academy offers a variety of Adult Classes in Ballet, Hip Hop, Armenian Dancercise, and coming soon...Pilates!

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YOGA

ZUMBA

ARMENIAN DANCERCISE

Learn the graceful hand and arm movements, the strong footwork and jumps, tone up, and get your heart pumping to the traditional and modern music!

ADULT TAP

Description coming soon!

ADULT HIP HOP

A hip hop dance cardio workout! Dance until you drop! Burn calories while having fun!

JAZZ AEROBIX

A fun energetic dance workout class that's all jazzed up with the music hits of today!

LATIN AEROBIX

Salsa, cha-cha, and samba are just some of the moves in this latin fusion cardio workout class!

DANCE AEROBIX

Dance and workout a sweat to the music of the 70's, 80's and 90's!