Land of the Sweets Tea Party
Children ages 3.5-7yrs will enjoy Nutcracker Storytime, crafts, and best of all they will learn a dance from the Nutcracker Ballet! To complete the morning, yummy treats will be served from the Land of Sweets! Guests may come dressed in their party or holiday attire or in their leotards, tutus and tights and ballet shoes.
Holiday Cirque Aerial Hammock Workshop
Take flight and join us in celebrating the magic of the holidays in this 2-day aerial cirque workshop where students will learn a variety of hammock, silk and lyra skills while listening to the holiday tunes. Students will learn beginning to intermediate-level transitions, poses and sequences commonly performed by aerial artists during circus and cirque performances. This workshop is ideal for current aerial students as well as those who are interested in joining an upcoming winter aerial program.
Class Details (Winter 2023)
Dance plus Tumble/Acro
Rimforest Dance Studio (Thursdays):
Ballet, Tap & Tumble: Ages 3.5-5 yrs (3:30pm)
Ballet, Tap/Jazz & Acro Dance: Ages 6-9 years (4:30pm)
DanceSport (Competitive Dance): Ages 9+ years (5:15pm)
LGECC Dance Studio (Fridays):
Ballet, Tap & Tumble: Ages 3.5-5 years (3:15pm)
Ballet, Tap/Jazz & Acro Dance: Ages 6-9 years (4:00pm)
Lyrical, Acro & Broadway Jazz Dance: Ages 10+ years (4:45pm)
DanceSport (Competitive Dance): Ages 9+ years (5:45pm)
Participants will have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of popular dance genres through this beginning-level program. Combo dance incorporates a results-driven ballet-based curriculum through a variety of teaching aids and incentives to engage young students in learning new movements and skills while reinforcing proper technique through barre exercises, center and across-the-floor combinations and choreographed ballet, tap and jazz routines. Acro and Musical Theater dance students will learn fun, upbeat (age-appropriate) combinations, moves and dance routines to popular (clean) dance songs through a variety of beginning-level steps and movements. The tumbling portion will teach students basic skills including variations of rolls, cartwheels, walkovers, handstands and bridges, etc. Our preteen and teen students will learn contemporary dance techniques (jazz, ballet, modern dance elements) with lyrical movements (expression of emotion and storytelling) in the Contemporary/Lyrical dance class. Programs assist with posture, self-confidence, artistic expression, strength, flexibility, and musicality.
Creative Movement & Pre-Ballet (2.5-3.5 yrs)
(Gymnastics with an emphasis on floor skills
plus pre-vaulting, beam, and bar)
Lake Gregory Educational Center (Gym)
3:15pm - 4:00pm: Ages 3.5-7 yrs
4:00pm - 4:45pm: Ages 7-12 yrs
4:45pm - 5:30pm: Ages 5-9 yrs
This elite mountain recreation program offers pre-beginner to intermediate-level students the opportunity to learn a variety of tumbling, artistic, acrobatic and rhythmic skills both affordably and locally. Correct vocabulary, etiquette and execution of skills are taught in a fun and positive yet structured and safe manner that encourages self-confidence, agility, balance, coordination, strength and flexibility. Modern teaching aids, new equipment, floor or air tumble-track mats and apparatus are utilized to assist students to master a variety of skills. Classes begin with a warm-up then stretch exercises and progress to balance skills followed by technique instruction. This program emphasizes tumbling (floors) skills (rolls, cartwheels, walkovers, handsprings, power tumbling etc.) but also includes apparatus instruction (beam, parallel/uneven bars, etc.) Coaches are certified through the AAU’s Positive Coaching Alliance and the USAG’s Safe Sport Program.
Tumble Tots (Pre-school gymnastics)
Tumbling: Running Springs, Rimforest, Twin Peaks
Twin Peaks Community Center
Aerial Hammock (1A)
Recommended for: All beginning level and younger students
Ages 6+ years
Aerial Hammock (1B)
Recommended for: Slightly older/beginning-level students who have graduated from Aerial Hammock 1A with 6 months-2 years of exp.
Ages 6+ years
Aerial Hammock (1C)/Silks 1A
Intermediate aerial hammock class and beginning-level silks
Recommended for: Slightly older/intermediate-level students who have graduated from Aerial Hammock 1B with 2+ years of exp.
Ages 10+ years
Participants will learn the fundamentals through intermediate levels of aerial hammock (silks for level 2+) through a combination of poses, transitions, yoga flows, cirque poses and sequences that emphasize safety and body awareness while assisting with upper body strength, agility and flexibility. As students progress, they will experience the benefits of anti-gravity aerial hammock fitness through a series of progressive techniques that include wraps, holds, poses, climbs, lifts, spins and inversions that lengthen, strengthen and realign the body. Aerial Silks will also be introduced to more advanced students. Teachers are approved VaihAyasa-Based Aerial Fitness Instructors and have completed the Aerial Fitness & Safety Course and the Aerial Fitness B2C Certification Courses for Aerial Fitness 1 & 2 and Bungee Fitness.
Bungee & Hammock
(or Rhythmic Gymnastics/Aerial Hammock Combo Class)
Twin Peaks Community Center
Rhythmic Gymnastics/Aerial Hammock: Tuesdays 3:45-4:30pm (Ages 5+)
Rhythmic Gymnastics: Tuesdays 4:45-5:30pm (Ages 5-8)
Intermediate Rhythmic Gymnastics Tuesdays 5:15-6:00pm (Ages 9+)
Rhythmic Gymnastics is a competitive and recreational sport that combines elements of ballet, gymnastics, dance, and apparatus manipulation. Apparatuses include Hoop, Rope, Ball, Clubs and Ribbon. Students will learn skills and routines choreographed to music and accompanied by one of the five apparatuses: rope, hoop, ball, clubs, and ribbon. If you are looking for your child to grow as a dancer, gymnast or simply gain flexibility this is a perfect sport. Those interested in joining the competitive team (practices begin Sept) should register for the summer pre-competitive class to master the required skills.
Competition Dance &
DANCESPORT MEETS THURSDAYS & FRIDAYS BEGINNING THE WEEK OF JANUARY 15th THROUGH THE END OF THE 2024 COMPETITVE SEASON.
THE RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS PRE-TEAM WILL LEARN THE REQUIRED SKILLS FOR THE 2025 TEAM ON TUESDAYS AT TPCC AT 5:15-6:00PM.
GYMSPORT (COMPETITIVE GYMNASTICS) IS ON HIATUS FOR THE 2024 SEASON.
Our competition teams are made up of selected dancers and gymnasts. Email us if you are interested in becoming a part of one or both of our teams, signing up for auditions, or learning more about our audition process.
Competition teams are a great way to take your dance and/or gymnastics training to the next level, gain performance experience, and have the opportunity to make new friends as part of the team. Requirements vary depending on what team you are placed on.