Semester jazz classes '22-'23

Aspire's jazz classes offer a full progression that explores Musical Theatre jazz technique, style, and story-telling by following the legacy of Fosse and Verdon, Luigi, and Robbins through to today's contemporary jazz choreographers. 

Aspire recommends a placement class for all students ages 13+ who are new to our school. Please email info@aspirekineticarts.com or call (206) 466-2258 to arrange your dancer's free placement class. 

Jazz 1 (7 - 9 yrs): Learn the fundamentals and basics of jazz including stretching, balance, and core work. Dancers will learn across the floor progressions

Tuesdays 6:15-7:15pm / Thursdays 5:15-6:15pm 

Jazz 2 (8 - 10 yrs):  This class is for students who have an understanding of the basics of jazz. Focus will be on flexibility, progressions, and learning short variations. 

Tuesdays 5:15-6:15pm / Thursdays 4:15-5:15pm 

Jazz 3 (10 - 13 yrs): This class will challenge dancers with more intermediate steps. Students will also get the opportunity to learn choreography from well-known Broadway shows. 

Mondays 5:30-6:30pm / Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm / Saturdays 1:00-2:00pm

Jazz 4 (13 - 15 yrs): This class focuses on speed and turning and jumping progressions. Dancers will be introduced to different styles and learn original choreography. 

 Tuesdays 6:00-7:15pm / Wednesdays 6:30-7:45pm 

Jazz 5 (16 - 19 yrs): Our highest level, students continue to hone their flexibility, progressions, dynamics, and explore improv and choreography. 

 Tuesdays 6:00-7:15pm / Wednesdays 6:30-7:45pm