In Basics Poms students will learn how to execute strong arm positions with beginner jazz technique including basic turns and leaps. Acrobatic skills will also be introduced along with simple lifts and partnering tricks. This class will prepare students for more advanced skills to be learned in Junior and Teen Levels I and II.
Junior/Teen Poms I/II
Requirements: Student must be concurrently enrolled in ballet. Instructor evaluation required to enter levels II and above.
Poms dance incorporates many styles including hip hop, jazz, lyrical, tumbling, kick line, and cheerleading. The warm-up and technique focuses on flexibility, turns, and leaps, while the choreography focuses on sharp and uniform movements.