class descriptions



Tap I, Grades 1, 2 and 3
(60 minutes)
An introduction to tap dance.  Students will learn the basics tap, and focus on understanding music and rhythm.

Tap 2, Grades 1, 2, 3 and 4 (60 minutes)
Continued training in tap dance.  Students build upon previous knowledge and are challenged with more complex rhythmic combinations.

Tap 3, Grade 5 and Up (60 minutes)
Continued training in tap dance.  Students build upon previous knowledge and are challenged with more complex rhythmic combinations.

Tap 4, Grade 5 and Up (60 minutes)  

For more accomplished tap dancers, this class provides a challenging environment by building upon the technique the students exhibit.  

 

Tap 5, Grade 6 and Up (60 minutes)  
For more accomplished tap dancers, this class provides a challenging environment by building upon the technique the students exhibit.  

 

Tap 6, Grade 6 and Up (60 minutes)  
For more accomplished tap dancers, this class provides a challenging environment by building upon the technique the students exhibit.  


Tap 7, Company, Grade 7 and Up (60 minutes)  

A very high level of tap technique is expected in this class.  Students begin to take their skills and apply them to very challenging rhythms and step combinations.

Tap 8, Company, Grade 8 and Up (60 minutes)  

Our highest level of tap technique.  Dancers are presented with very difficult steps and are expected to interpret different styles of tap.

Tap Intensive, Grade 6 and Up (60 minutes)  

A very focused and difficult class.  Emphasis is placed on understanding intricate rhythmic patterns and executing steps with extreme precision.  A class designed for the serious tap student. 


due to extreme weather, all 7:15 & 8:15 classes will be canceled on Tuesday, Nov. 25th!

2018-2019 class schedule can be downloaded here

2018-2019 registration form can be downloaded here

Nutcracker online parent sign-up  here

Nutcracker 2018 rehearsal schedule & cast list is posted here

Click here to view the WAD online clothing store

2018-2019 dress code is posted here

Recital 2018 photos taken by the amazing kerry long are available for purchase here

Alice 2018 photos are available here ... until June 30th...thank you again to the very talented kerry long for her beautiful photographs

Full length movie of our 36th Annual Nutcracker is posted on our blog here

Nutcracker 2017 photos are available here ...thank you again to the very talented kerry long for her beautiful photographs