Ages 7+

At Premiere we value each dancer and believe that every dancer should have training that molds to their current skill set. Our levels are strictly skill-based to ensure that each dancer progresses at a pace that is beneficial to his or her learning. In order to determine an appropriate level for your dancer please contact the studio. Teachers reserve the right to place dancers as necessary.

Level I-IV


Ballet is a classical dance discipline that emphasizes flexibility, skeletal alignment, posture, strength, and artistry. During class dancers will learn proper ballet technique and basic dance principles necessary for all other dance forms. Ballet classes will not perform a recital dance.

Ballet I & II / 60 min / $65 per month

Ballet III & IV / 90 min / $75 per month

Level I-IV


This structured class focuses on teaching tap technique while developing rhythm and timing. Dancers will be taught basic steps and vocabulary that will later be combined into more complex combinations or routines. Ballet is required.

Tap I - II / 30 min / $45 per month

Tap III - IV / 45 min / $55 per month

Level I-IV


This is a high-energy class that focuses on isolations, skills, and performance quality through classical and modern jazz technique. Dancers will be encouraged to use individual expression and develop their self-confidence. Ballet is required.

Jazz I & II / 45 min / $55 per month

Jazz III & IV / 60 min / $65 per month


These add-on classes give your dancer a chance to diversify their knowledge and experience. Extended study class levels correspond to core curriculum levels.

Level I-II


Lyrical is a fusion of ballet and jazz technique. This style focuses on expressing the lyrics of a song through movement. Ballet and jazz required. 


Lyrical I & II / 30 min / $45 per month

Lyrical III & IV / 45 min / $55 per month

Level III & IV


Contemporary is a fusion of modern, jazz, lyrical, and ballet. Contemporary stresses an importance on the dynamics of music and movement through expressive choreography. Ballet and jazz required. 45 min / $55 per month

By Invite Only


Pointe work begins when dancers with strong ballet technique have developed adequate ankle and foot strength as well as correct posture, placement, and alignment. Students may take this class by invite only. 30 min / $45 per month

Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced


Acro teaches floor and aerial movements through conditioning exercises and rhythmic tumbling passes. This class helps students develop flexibility, balance, and body control while improving agility and strength. Ballet is not required. 

Beginner / 45 min / $55 per month

Intermediate & Advanced / 60 min / $65 per month

Level I-IV

Hip Hop

Hip Hop is a commercialized style influenced by jazz and street dance. Hip Hop exhibits strong, sharp movement and incorporates floor work and fast footwork. Ballet is not required. 


Hip Hop I & II / 30 min / $45 per month

Hip Hop III & IV / 45 min / $55 per month

Boys Hip Hop / 30 min / $45 per month

Level II-IV

Condition & Strength

Condition & Strength is a high-intensity class that focuses on muscular and endurance development specifically tailored for dancers. Dancers will use equipment such as Therabands, Bosu balls, and small weights.  This class will not perform in the recital. 45 min / $55 per month

All Levels

Private Lessons

Upon request dancers may schedule private lessons for improvement in any genre of dance or to achieve a specific goal or skill. 30 min / $30 per session

Level I-IV


Skills is an extension of ballet and jazz technique that will be used to improve turns, leaps, and tricks. This class is geared toward the dancer looking to take his or her training to the next level.  


Skills I-II / 30 min / $45 per month

Skills III-IV / 45 min / $55 per month

Level I-II

Musical Theatre

Musical Theatre is a jazz-based class that focuses on dance styles found in Broadway musicals. Students not only learn dance technique, but also work on acting skills and performing with emotion and stage presence. $55 per month

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