Nadia Jane Performing Arts have classes for people of all ages. All abilities and ages are welcome to join the family. This page will give you an insight of what classes are available at our dance school.
Limbering is a class in which you stretch out your whole body in preparation for the more intense dance classes. This class prepares you to train hard and warms your body up.
A dance style performed wearing shoes fitted with metal taps, characterised by rhythmical tapping of the toes and heels. This style helps dancers improve in house dance style too.
Ballet is a very important subject at NJPA as it teachers children discipline. This style teachers children the correct posture when dancing. Ballet is also an artistic dance form performed to music, using precise and highly formalised set steps and gestures.
Modern Jazz is fun. You will learn to develop many different movements reaching to a broad choice of varying rhythms and musical styles. Classes are structured to begin to prepare the physical strength and flexibility required to demonstrate emotion through interpretation of any musical genre.
One minute you may be dancing to the rhythm of a drum, the next to a funky jazz style. You may explore contrast between expansion and relaxation or learn to isolate in a slick stylish mood. Whatever the atmosphere of the class, it will be a wonderful opportunity to react and interact with other members and really dance to express your feelings.
Contemporary dance is a genre of dance performance that developed during the mid-twentieth century and has since grown to become one of the dominant genres for formally trained dancers throughout the world, with particularly strong popularity in the U.S. and Europe.
Elite dance class is a class in which dancers are taught routines for any upcoming events or competitions. This class is only for the students that attend majority of the classes at the dance school. Therefore in order to be picked for this class you must be attending a variety of different classes weekly.
With inspiration from gymnastic floor work and rhythmic gymnastics, this dance style incorporates acrobatic movement into elegant flowing routines, with creative, expressive lifts and poses.
Requiring strength, flexibility and technique, Gymnastic Dance produces inspiring performances for the dancer and audience.
In this class dancers are taught their crew routines for competitions. Each dancer is assigned to a crew that fits their ability. Each week the dancers add on a separate section to the crew so that they are ready for the competitions that they have coming up.
This is an open dance class that anyone can participate in. In this class you are taught the basics of different street dance styles, for example locking, house, Afro and much more.
To Street dance refers to dance styles – regardless of country of origin – that evolved outside of dance studios in any available open space, such as streets, dance parties, block parties, parks, school yards, raves, and nightclubs.
Street is improvisational and social in nature, encouraging interaction and contact with spectators and other dancers. These dances are a part of the vernacular culture of the geographical area that they come from.
This class is an adult class that allows adults to learn street dance and commercial whilst wearing heels. The class is very fun and has amazing vibes as everyone is always supporting each other no matter their ability or age.
Private lessons are very popular at Nadia Jane Performing Arts as they allow each dancer to be critiqued by their dance teacher. By booking in a private lesson the teacher is mainly focused on the one student helping them improve at dance.
Cheerleading combines a variety of dynamic performance skills. High-energy moves – including tricks and stunts, plus motivational cheers and chants – make this a vibrant and lively dance style.
Musical theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting and dance. The story and emotional content of a musical – humour, pathos, love, anger – are communicated through words, music, movement and technical aspects of the entertainment as an integrated whole.