Studio 3 Performing Arts Center
45 minutes of tumbling and tricks for our smallest friends! Taught by an experienced gymnastic coach, this class is perfect for those looking to learn some basics and have some fun!
Acro II and Acro III
60 minutes of intro tumbling, flipping, stretching and more for those beginners looking to add to their arsenal of tricks! Taught by an experienced gymnastic coach, this class is perfect for those looking to learn the basics of acro and beyond!
Ballet Beginning I-III
Your dancer won't be able to stop showing off her arabesques and leaps once she starts Ballet Beg I! A perfect introduction to more challenging technique, terminology and choreography for our ballerina friends!
Ballet Intermediate I-III
Beautiful and increasingly more challenging ballet technique, terminology, and choreography for the dancer that is ready to advance to the next level
Ballet Advanced I-III
For dancers who have spent at least two years mastering Int Ballet technique. Dancers will continue to learn discipline, skill and technique, building upon existing knowledge and technical ability. Level III will learn additional skills, preparing them for dance at the college level and beyond.
A performance class where you get to act out a different performance piece using costumes, props, & most importantly - YOU!! Some past performances have included ‘Charlie & the Chocolate Factory’, ‘Cinderella’, ‘Sleeping Beauty’, ‘The Gift of the Magi’ and more! Two separate performances per season are performed. Come and join in the fun! (No audition is required to sign up, and parts will be assigned the first day of class.) *Student must be enrolled in an additional ballet class of their choice.
A terrific class to help improve your technique and skill level in all of your classes. Note: This is a NON performing class. There is no costume or recital fee associated with this class.
Ballet Teen Beg/Int
Perfect for our pre-teen/teen dancers who are looking to get back into dance, or who are trying it for the first time! Dancers have fun learning the foundation of ballet technique and choreography in an environment of their peers. Like, totally awesome!
Ages 10 and up. For the dancer looking to prepare for dancing en pointe. Dancers must take AT LEAST one full year of Pre Pointe to be considered for Beginning Pointe. Note: This is a NON performing class. There is no costume or recital fee associated with this class. *All pre pointe and en pointe dancers are required to take two additional ballet classes.
Beginning - Advanced Pointe
Pointe class for the avid ballerina. This class is for those who have completed at least two years of dancing en pointe. *All pointe dancers must take two additional ballet classes.
Ballet Boot Camp Int/Adv* and Ballet Boot Camp Jr. (Summer Sessions Only)
A technique class for the avid ballerina! A strong focus on technique. A must have class for any dancer looking to reach his or her full potential!! *Offered two days a week, only during the summer sessions.
A class for our tiny ballerina dreamers, ages 2-4. This class is for those not yet ready for a fully structured combination class but more than ready to dance and interact! Learn some basic ballet moves and dance terms while increasing social interactions and classroom etiquette. Their sweetness will bring you to tears!!
Tumble and Twirl
A fun and less structured class for our 2-3 year old friends! Learn some basic gymnastics and dance terms, set to fun music, while increasing social interactions and classroom etiquette. All of the 4 year olds in the neighborhood will be jealous!!
An introductory tap class for ages 2-4. Less structured for toddlers looking to move their feet to the beat and make some noise!
Ants in Your Dance I-II
A fun combination class that gives a preview into ballet and tap. Kids experience two genres in an action-packed hour where the technique, social skills and classroom etiquette they need to advance is taught to fun music. A great starting point that will provide a strong basis for any young dancer! (Ants in Your Dance I ages 3-4; Ants in Your Dance II ages 4-5).
Ages 1-2. Dads and grandparents are welcome too!! This class is a great introduction to movement and music while in a comfortable environment with their favorite person -- you! Moms and Dads get to get in on the action and have fun with their little one. This 30 minutes will fly by!
Pop Star Combo
Ages 5-8 Channel your dancers inner star while they learn basic terminology and technique in ballet, tap and jazz to the music that makes elementary students turn on their ipods!! Each segment of the class is 30 minutes long (ballet, tap, jazz). Students can register for each segment individually.
Ballet/Lyrical Crews (National: Phoenix, Seattle, Aspen; International: Vienna, Berlin, Milan)
By Audition Only! Love ballet & lyrical? Love to compete? Try-out for our crew! Dancers in this crew will compete in 2-4 yearly competitions as well as in other fun performance opportunities. *See the Crew page for requirement and audition information. (Must be 5 or older)
Hip Hop Crew (National: Detroit Crew)
By Audition only! All the fun of hip hop taken to the competition stage!! Dancers in this company will compete in 2 yearly competitions as well as in other fun performance opportunities. *See the Crew page for requirement and audition information. (Must be 8 or older)
Jazz Crews (National: Hollywood, Portland, New York; International: Paris, London, Tokyo)
For the jazz dancer who loves to perform and compete!!Dancers in this crew will compete in two-three yearly competitions as well as in other fun performance opportunities. *See the Crew page for requirement and audition information. (Must be 5 or older)
Production Crew (National and International Level)
Class will learn and compete two fun and amazing production numbers during the year. For Crew members only. *See the Crew page for requirement information.
Tap Crew (National: Chicago Crew)
For the tap dancer looking to show off their fantastic rhythm and bring home a trophy to prove it! Dancers in this crew will compete in two-three yearly competitions as well as in other fun performance opportunities. *See the Crewpage for requirement and audition information.
Flexibility & Stretching Boot Camp
Proper technique paired with strength AND flexibility?!? This is any dancers ultimate triple threat! Take your flexibility further than you thought possible! Dancers at any skill level can benefit from this class that pushes each dancer according to their individual ability and goals.
Strength & Conditioning Boot Camp
A class geared towards building strength where intermediate and advanced dancers need it most - take your dancing to the next level! Watch your turns, leaps, balance, and more improve with this sweat inducing, yet rewarding class!
Yoga Inspired Cool Down (Summer Sessions Only)
Cool down and relax while stretching and elongating the body with this fun cool down class! Learn fun yoga-esque poses and stretches set to relaxing music just in time to go home and sink into bed!
Jazz Funk I and II
Love jamming out and head bobbing to the latest hip hop beats? Come get your groove on in this beginning-intermediate hip hop/jazz class. Your child will learn the latest funk moves as seen on TV shows such as "So You Think You Can Dance". High energy and tons of fun!!
Hip Hop Intermediate
For those wanting to learn new hip hop moves and styles to the latest hip hop music. Includes pop and lock, b-boying and more!
Hip Hop Advanced
Continue perfecting and learning new hip hop moves and styles to the latest hip hop music. For those hip hoppers who have taken at least one-two years of a hip hop class.
Boys Hip Hop
Designed for guys only! Learn the basics of street B-boying (break dancing), popping and hip hop while leaving the girls behind!
Jazz Beginning I-III
Strut your stuff in this beginner level jazz class where dancers learn basic and fun jazz technique and choreography.
Jazz Intermediate I-III
Dancers build upon, perfect, and learn new skills to their jazz repertoire in this fun and upbeat class. The intermediate level is for those dancers who have completed two-three years of beginning jazz classes and are ready to take their skills to the next stage!
Jazz Advanced I-III
For the dancer who has spent at least two years at the intermediate level and is ready to take his or her skills to a more challenging level. Dancers increase their arsenal of skills and technique, while enhancing their performance abilities and learning how to harness their own creativity in choreography.
Love jamming out and head bobbing to the latest hip hop beats? Come get your groove on in this beginning hip hop/jazz class. Your child will learn the latest funk moves as seen on TV shows such as "So You Think You Can Dance". High energy and tons of fun!!
A non-performance technique class for ages 10 and up. A terrific class to help improve your technique and skill level in all of your classes.
Jazz Teen Beg/Int
Perfect for our pre-teen/teen dancers who are looking to get back into dance, or who are trying it for the first time! Dancers have fun learning the foundation of Jazz technique and choreography in an environment of their peers. Like, totally awesome!
Jumps, Leaps and Turns
Jump, Leap and Turn your way onto center stage! This class focuses on some of the most fun and impressive aspects of dance, giving you a step up on the competition! Whether you want to impress your judges, friends or just yourself -- this class will be sure to do the trick!!
Jazz Boot Camp* and Jazz Boot Camp Jr. (Summer Sessions Only)
A technique class for the avid jazz dancer. Jazz and Contemporary styles are broken down and explored. A must have class for any dancer looking to reach his or her full potential!! *Offered two days a week, only during the summer sessions.
Dramatic Lyrical Beginning I/II
Beautiful music and dramatic movements, combine with ballet and jazz technique to create a class that ought to come with tissues! A great introductory class into the world of lyrical and modern movement.
Dramatic Lyrical Intermediate & Advanced
This class will move you to tears as you express yourself through choreography!! A combination of ballet, jazz technique, routines are based around feeling and emotion and, though technique is crucial, spirit generally tells where the dance will go. **Int II and above requires enrollment in one ballet OR jazz class
An artistic and expressive combination of two dance forms where the working material is the human body's movement. It doesn´t have fixed or established movement patterns but it’s rather in a continuous search for new forms and dynamics. Become your own canvas in this fun and interesting class! **Requires enrollment in one ballet class
Choreography Intensive (Summer Session Only)
Love to put together your own dances? Look no further than this amazing class that you will put in the director/choreographers chair! Students will have access to a professional choreographer to lead drills and help spark creative energy, choose, lead and instruct willing students, and put on the finishing touches! Finished dances will perform at the end of the session!
Private Lessons (Solo/Duo/Trio)
Private dance lessons are for both the competitive and non-competitive dancer, ages 8 & Up. Students can work with their instructor one-on-one to create and perfect a solo piece for a dance competition. Private lessons also provide a great learning advantage for students who are serious about improving their technique, whether or not they compete. NOTE: All private lessons must submit a private lesson request form (http://www.studio3pac.com/private-lessons-and-registration.html).
An introductory tap class for ages 2-4. Less structured for toddlers looking to move their feet to the beat and make some noise!
Tap Beginning I-II
Does your dancer love dancing AND making noise? Then this is the PERFECT class for you! Dancer's learn a solid foundation of rhythm, technique, and strength to help guide that noise into tippity tap perfection!
Tap Intermediate I-III
Explore rhythms and sounds in this beginning-intermediate level class! This class if for tappers who have completed 2-3 years of beg/int tap classes.
Tap Advanced I-III
For the tap dancer who has spent 2-3 years mastering the steps at the beginning or intermediate level. Increase your tap skills and challenge yourself with complex step patterns and rhythms. Push your tap boundaries and have a blast with this intense class
Tap Tricks and Turns
Explore new rhythms and sounds in this all level tap class where dancers learn basic and fun tap technique and choreography.
Comedy & Stagecraft
An intro into the art of comedy and stagecraft. Students will learn how to use timing, props, expression and voice, as well as the basics of stage navigation. The class will perform 1-2 short comedies in December and June. The funniest class you have ever taken!!