WHAT PEOPLE SAY
My daughter begs to go to SLOMAC everyday! The environment is beautiful and we are proud to be a part of the SLOMAC family.
— Lindsey, Parent
Pre-Conservatory & Recreational Classes
Preparatory classes for those looking to discover and grow. Focus is on the fundamentals with an emphasis on FUN. For children 4-8 creative movement and basic ballet is used to establish classroom etiquette and a foundation for learning. Adult and Recreational classes allow for health and artistic growth.
What makes the classes at SLOMAC different?
Placement based on age and ability
Foundational technique approached in a fun and creative manner
All instructors have professional experience and/or higher education degrees in dance
Designed to build a solid foundation from which future development both as a dancer and individual can emerge, the overarching principles of the primary level are to learn proper ballet class etiquette, positioning of the body, musicality, and coordination.
Offered 1 - 2 times per week, class is 1 hour long.
Dancers are introduced to barre work with more emphasis placed on turn-out and position of the arms. Level 1 classes resemble and follow the historical and physically effective format of a traditional ballet class from barre exercises to center where movement through space becomes more codified and structured.
Offered 2 times per week, students interested in moving up to Level 2 should consider taking both Level 1 classes as well as Jazz 1.
Flash, sizzle, and pop, Beginning Jazz introduces and explores the steps and phrases that make up this dynamic and popular technique.
Offered once a week, it is recommended that dancers take either Primary or Level 1 in addition to Jazz to help establish technique and advance skills.
Discover lightness, freedom of movement, and grace as you learn or refine ballet technique. In this adults only class you'll improve your posture challenge your balance, and stretch, strengthen and move while learning a new art and skill.
Not currently scheduled, if interested please contact us.