Dance 'n Beyond
19 Rowley Street
Winsted, CT 06098
Pre-dance classes are designed for children just beginning their dance experience. Classes offer a combination of basic dance positions, steps and exercises from the three dance disciplines: ballet, tap and jazz.
In ballet the student will learn grace, elegance, technique, discipline, flexibility, stamina and endurance.
Lyrical is a fluid form of dance done to popular ballads and slower contemporary music. The dancer is taught to interpret his or her movement with feeling, motion and style. Registration Required.
An extension of ballet technique, a student must have taken ballet for 3 years and have the director’s permission to begin Pointe classes. Registration Required.
Tap students are taught rhythms, timing and leg/foot coordination done to various types of music.
Jazz students explore contemporary and classic jazz dance inspired by a wide range of music including jazz, swing, blues, pop, soul and funk. Registration Required.
Hip Hop is designed to help the dancer loosen up, gain rhythm and have fun in an aerobic workout.
Modern/Contemporary dance appeals to the creative, artistic soul in everyone because of it’s expressiveness and freedom of individuality. This style teaches the body to move as an expressive tool. Registration Required.
Acro is a style of dance that combines classical dance technique with acrobatic elements. Registration Required.
This is a beginner class that teaches Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Cha-Cha, Swing and Rumba.
Registration Required. Call for availability for group classes or private lessons.
All Boys Class:
Intended for our male students only. This class covers the technique of jazz dancing, style of hip hop and rhythm of tap. It is a positive environment for boys to explore and pursue a basic interest in dance. Registration Required.
Students must audition to take part in a solo class. Must be enrolled in a minimum of 2 other group classes. Registration Required.
Private lessons are available to students that would like one-on-one time with a teacher to learn
technique in a dance of their choice.