Our 2022-2023 School Year Classes

Classes meet once a week.

Registration: $60 yearly membership fee per dancer/$80 two siblings/$100 max per family & first month tuition due at registration. Membership includes access to Summer Family Events for FREE, recital costume & recital digital download.

Monthly Tuition Fees: Sept-June Tuition is broken into 10 equal installments per year. All future fees will automatically be charged to the account you have designated (Visa, MasterCard or Debit Card) on the first of the month and end after the June 1st fee payment. .

If it is necessary to drop a class, please give us 30 days written notice so we can stop the automatic payments.

Tuition does include: Recital costume for June 2023 & digital download of 2023 Recital

Tuition does not include: Dance shoes, class apparel, or prop box (for Twinkle Babies, Twinkle Star I, II & III), which are required and must be purchased from NSDS.

Optional Holiday show (December 2023) – Cost $100 includes holiday costume, t-shirt & digital download

Please visit our online store to purchase the required dance shoes and class apparel!

Registration Is Easy!

Select your age group below, click the plus + sign to expand our offerings, and click “Register” to enroll!

Ages 18 Months - 3 Years

      

Twinkle Toddler and Me

9 week session, meets once a week for nine weeks.  Needs to purchase a mini prop kit ($15) from Next Step.  No dance shoes needed.  No recital. Introduce your child to the magical world of movement and music. Available for students ages 18 months to 3 and a caregiver, each class promotes development in social, motor and cognitive skills. As you join your child each week, you will notice the improvement in their self-esteem and confidence as they explore new and exciting activities with the security of you right beside them.

9 Week Mini Session – 30 minutes – $97/9 week session (no registration fee-pay for session  at time of registration)

Must purchase a mini Prop kit cost: $15

This class does not perform in recital – no costume.

With parent – no dance shoes needed (wear comfy clothes & socks).

Ages 2 - 3 Years

Twinkle Babies

30 minute class.  Pink ballet shoes, pink Twinkle Star skirted leotard, pink tights & prop box required purchase from Next Step . 1 recital dance. An introductory dance class containing ballet, & creative movement. Young dancers will learn the basic steps while learning how to follow direction and imitate movement in a positive environment. Engaging music is used to get students inspired to dance.

Without parent 2 to 3 years old.

Ages 3 - 5 Years

Twinkle Star Level I

45 minute class.  Pink ballet & tan tap shoes, pink Twinkle Star skirted leotard, pink tights & prop box must be purchased from Next Step. 1 recital dance. Must be 3 by first class. An age specific class containing pre-ballet, pre-tap and creative movement. This class introduces young dancers to dance and inspire movement and creativity within a positive environment. Dancers will also learn basic steps and terminology. The use of fun, age appropriate music engages the young dancers’ minds and bodies.

Twinkle Star Level II

45 minute class.  Pink ballet & tan tap shoes, lilac Twinkle Star skirted leotard, pink tights & prop kit must be purchased from Next Step. 1 recital dance. Must be 4 by first class. An age specific class containing ballet, tap. This class is a continuation of level I and inspires movement and creativity within a positive environment. Dancers will learn basic steps and terminology. The use of fun, age appropriate music engages the young dancers’ minds and bodies.

Ages 5 - 7 Years

Twinkle Star Level III

1 hour class.  Pink ballet & tan tap shoes, soft blue Twinkle Star skirted leotard, pink tights & prop box must be purchased from Next Step. 1 recital dance. Must be 5 years old by first class. An age specific class containing ballet, tap & intro to jazz. This class is a continuation of level II and inspires movement and creativity within a positive environment. Dancers will learn basic steps and terminology. The use of fun, age appropriate music engages the young dancers’ minds and bodies.

Twinkle Star Hip Hop

45 minute class.  Sparkle high top hip hop shoes must be purchased from Next Step. Dancer wears sweatpants/leggings & tshirt. 1 recital dance. The variety of styles offered in hip hop can be intricate, bouncy or sharp. This modern dance style requires precision movements offering a visual interpretation of modern music with a strong beat. Classes include a warm-up, across the floor work and learning combination moves unique to this dance form.

Twinkle Jazz Acro I

45 minute class.  This is an add on class for dancers already taking Twinkle Star.  Twinkle tutu (whatever color they already wear and Pink Convertible tights). No shoes (bare feet). 1 recital dance.  Class includes jazz/acro and teaches flexibility, balance, strength, muscle control, discipline & concentration. Acro is not the typical tumbling or gymnastics class. We will focus strongly on stretching, flexibility & introduce somersaults, cartwheels, head stands & back bends. Jazz dance is fast & fun. It uses upbeat music & dancers will learn to use body isolations, leaps, turns & basic jazz steps.

Ages 5 - 9 Years

Mini Jazz Acro II

45 minute class.  Dancer wears Mini or Show Star attire based on age. No shoes (bare feet). 1 recital dance.  Class includes jazz/acro and teaches flexibility, balance, strength, muscle control, discipline & concentration.  Continuation of Acro/Jazz I.

Ages 6 - 8 Years

Mini Star

Combo I: 1.5 hour class. Pink ballet & black tap shoes, aqua skirted leotard & pink tights must be purchased from Next Step. 2 recital dances. Ballet, Tap & Jazz. Ballet is the “backbone” of dance training, ballet develops strength, poise, coordination, flexibility, and discipline. Tap utilizes percussive footwork, movements & sounds to create rhythmic patterns. Students begin with basic rhythms & progress to more intricate, fast-paced combinations. Jazz will be a high energy class learning the basic steps such as jazz square, lindy and pivots with music the dancers will know from their favorite Disney shows.

Hip Hop: 45 minute class.  Sparkle high top hip hop shoes must be purchased from Next Step. Dancer wears sweatpants/leggings & tshirt. 1 recital dance. The variety of styles offered in hip hop can be intricate, bouncy or sharp. This modern dance style requires precision movements offering a visual interpretation of modern music with a strong beat. Classes include a warm-up, across the floor work and learning combination moves unique to this dance form.

Ages 7 - 9 Years

Show Star I

Combo: 1.75 hour class. Pink ballet, tan jazz and black tie tap shoes, navy leotard & tan tights must be purchased from Next Step. 2.5 recital costumes. Ballet, Tap, Jazz & Lyrical Intro. Ballet is the “backbone” of dance training, ballet develops strength, poise, coordination, flexibility, and discipline. Tap utilizes percussive footwork, movements & sounds to create rhythmic patterns. Students begin with basic rhythms & progress to more intricate, fast-paced combinations. Jazz will be a high energy class learning the basic steps such as jazz square, lindy and pivots with music the dancers will know from their favorite Disney shows. Lyrical combines ballet, jazz and modern dance styles. Lyrical class will include a warm-up, across the floor work and center combinations. The dance moves are choreographed, based on story told by the lyrics. Lyrical dancers will work on developing grace, strength and control.

Show Star II

Combo: 1.75 hour class. Pink ballet, tan jazz and black tie tap shoes, Mulberry leotard & tan tights must be purchased from Next Step. 2.5 recital costumes. Ballet, Tap, Jazz & Lyrical Intro. Ballet is the “backbone” of dance training, ballet develops strength, poise, coordination, flexibility, and discipline. Tap utilizes percussive footwork, movements & sounds to create rhythmic patterns. Students begin with basic rhythms & progress to more intricate, fast-paced combinations. Jazz will be a high energy class learning the basic steps such as jazz square, lindy and pivots with music the dancers will know from their favorite Disney shows. Lyrical combines ballet, jazz and modern dance styles. Lyrical class will include a warm-up, across the floor work and center combinations. The dance moves are choreographed, based on story told by the lyrics. Lyrical dancers will work on developing grace, strength and control.  Continuation of Show Star I.

Hip Hop: 45 minute class. Sparkle high top hip hop shoes must be purchased from Next Step. Dancer wears sweatpants/leggings & tshirt. 1 recital dance. The variety of styles offered in hip hop can be intricate, bouncy or sharp. This modern dance style requires precision movements offering a visual interpretation of modern music with a strong beat. Classes include a warm-up, across the floor work and learning combination moves unique to this dance form.

Ages 10-11 Years

Junior Star – Middle School Dancers

Ballet & Jazz: 1.75 hour class. Pink ballet shoes, tan jazz shoes, teal leotard & tan tights must be purchased from Next Step.  2  recital dance.   Ballet is the “backbone” of dance training, ballet develops strength, poise, coordination, flexibility, and discipline.  Jazz will be a high energy class learning the basic steps such as jazz square, lindy and pivots with music the dancers will know. 

Jazz Leaps & Turns & Lyrical:  1.5 hour class.  Tan jazz shoes, teal leotard & tan tights must be purchased from Next Step.  2  recital dance.  Jazz will be a high energy class learning the basic steps such as jazz square, lindy and pivots with music the dancers will know. dancers will work on developing grace, strength and control. Lyrical class will include a warm-up, across the floor work and center combinations. The dance moves are choreographed, based on story told by the lyrics. Lyrical dancers will work on developing grace, strength and control.

Hip Hop: 45 minute class. Sparkle high top hip hop shoes must be purchased from Next Step. Dancer wears sweatpants/leggings & tshirt. 1 recital dance. The variety of styles offered in hip hop can be intricate, bouncy or sharp. This modern dance style requires precision movements offering a visual interpretation of modern music with a strong beat. Classes include a warm-up, across the floor work and learning combination moves unique to this dance form.

Ages 11-13 Years

Pop Star – Middle School Dancers

Ballet & Jazz: 1.75 hour class. pink ballet shoes, tan jazz shoes, black leotard, black booty shorts and tan tights must be purchased from Next Step. 2 recital dances. With a strong focus on technique, dancers learn combinations that incorporate jumps and turns into the differing jazz styles. A student taking jazz will develop stamina, strength and flexibility.

Jazz Leaps & Turns & Lyrical:  1.5 hour class.  Tan jazz shoes, teal leotard & tan tights must be purchased from Next Step.  2  recital dance.  Jazz will be a high energy class learning the basic steps such as jazz square, lindy and pivots with music the dancers will know. dancers will work on developing grace, strength and control. Lyrical class will include a warm-up, across the floor work and center combinations. The dance moves are choreographed, based on story told by the lyrics. Lyrical dancers will work on developing grace, strength and control.

Hip Hop: 45 minute class.  Dancer wears black converse, sweatpants/leggings & tshirt. 1 recital dance. The variety of styles offered in hip hop can be intricate, bouncy or sharp. This modern dance style requires precision movements offering a visual interpretation of modern music with a strong beat. Classes include a warm-up, across the floor work and learning combination moves unique to this dance form.

Ages 11+ (Leadership)

Pop Star – Middle School Dancers

Leadership Class: 30-minute class.  Classes meet Sept 10, Oct 8, Nov 12, Dec 10, Jan 14, Feb 11, March 11, April 15 & May 13. No recital. No recital costume.   Learn what it takes to be a great leader and mentor younger dancers.  Part of this class will consist of learning about The National Honor Society for Dance Arts (NHSDA) which is a program of the National Dance Education Organization that recognizes outstanding artistic merit, leadership, and academic achievement while fostering an appreciation for dance as a true art form worthy of recognition and prestige.  Members have a positive role in the community and for the dancers around them.  This is an add-on class. 

Ages 14+ Years

Shining Star – High School Dancers

Jazz: 1.0 hour class. Tan jazz shoes, solid color leotard, black booty shorts and tan tights must be purchased from Next Step.  1 recital dance. Jazz.  With a strong focus on technique, dancers learn combinations that incorporate jumps and turns into the differing jazz styles. A student taking jazz will develop stamina, strength and flexibility. 

Lyrical/Contemporary:  1.0 hour class.  Tan jazz shoes, solid color leotard, black booty shorts and tan tights must be purchased from Next Step.  1 recital dance. Lyrical/Contemporary utilizes techniques from both ballet and jazz to create an emotional and expressive dance that is meant to relate to the lyrics on the songs being danced to. This beautiful dance type is often used as a method of storytelling and creates a connection with the audience. Dancers will learn a warm up, across the floor and different dances each week.

Hip Hop: 45 minute class.  Dancer wears black converse, sweatpants/leggings & tshirt. 1 recital dance. The variety of styles offered in hip hop can be intricate, bouncy or sharp. This modern dance style requires precision movements offering a visual interpretation of modern music with a strong beat. Classes include a warm-up, across the floor work and learning combination moves unique to this dance form.

Adult Fitness

Adult Fitness

9-week session, meets once a week for nine weeks.

Session I:  Sept. 12-Nov. 12
Session II:  Jan.9- March 11
Session III: March 13-May 20 (No classes April 3-9)

Cost per Session:
1x week $135
2X week $216

Ballet and Stretch will have a mix of ballet barre and work on flexibility. This class is geared towards all ages & skill levels.

Dance Cardio will be a mix of Jazz and hip hop. This class is geared towards all ages & skill levels.