Classes

At Danza Dance Academy, we offer recreational dance, competitive dance and adult dance classes. With an outstanding and seasoned staff, Danza has been offering excellence in dance training for over 15 years in Castle Rock, CO.

Danza Dance Academy Ballet

Ballet

Ballet is a classical dance form.  Ballet is one of the most important classes in a dancers training, as it is the foundation for all other dance forms. Ballet is often characterized by grace, precision of movement, elaborate steps and poses; a theatrical presentation of dancing to a musical accompaniment, usually with costumes and scenes … Continue reading Ballet

Danza Dance Academy Lyrical Contemporary Class

Lyrical/Contemporary

This form of dance is most often seen in contemporary music shows, like Cirque du Soleil and the television show “So You Think You Can Dance”. The goal of the lyrical dancers is to convey the emotion of a song’s lyrics. Intense emotional expression of the face and body are necessary to tell a story that … Continue reading Lyrical/Contemporary

Tap

Tap dance is a dance performed wearing shoes fitted with metal taps, characterized by rhythmical tapping of the toes and heels. It is a form of dance characterized by using the sounds of tap shoes striking the floor as a form of percussion. Two major variations on tap dance exist: rhythm (jazz) tap and Broadway tap. Broadway tap focuses … Continue reading Tap

Combo Clases Ballet/Jazz & Ballet/Tap

Perfect for the younger student, this class is designed as an introduction to dance. The class will explore movement through music, stimulate students’ imagination and promote creativity. It will also give them an understanding of the classroom community, improve social skills and develop fine motor skills all while having fun!  The dancers will learn the … Continue reading Combo Clases Ballet/Jazz & Ballet/Tap

Jazz

Jazz Attire Leggings, yoga pants or dance shorts and a form fitted top. Exercise wear, tan jazz shoes with split soles, hair pulled away from the face.

Creative Movement

Creative Movement classes introduce a structured environment while allowing children to recognize their own individuality and body mobility. Focus is on coordination and rhythm introduced in creative and imaginative ways. Keeping students entertained while learning beginning dance skills will help them to acquire a lifelong love for dance. Creative Movement Attire Ballet outfits with pink … Continue reading Creative Movement

Hip Hop

HIP hop Attire Tennis shoes, sweat pants or loose fitting exercise wear and t-shirts, hair pulled away from the face.