Marjorie Jones Schools of Dance
Marjorie Jones School of Dance (Upper Arlington, OH)      Northwest School of Dance (Hilliard, OH)
1679 W Lane Ave (614) 488-4894      4726 Cemetery Road (614) 529-9600

Offering classes in:
Pre-Dance* Ballet* Pointe* Tap*
Jazz* Modern* Acro* Hip Hop
For dancers ages 3-Adult

  

Course Descriptions:

3-4 “Intro To Dance” Program-
Our introductory to dance program includes a combination of tap rhythms  and  skills with some ballet movement specifically designed for the 3-4 year old pre-school beginner. Participants must be age three  by September 1st, and potty trained.  Classes are 30 minutes   in length, meet once per week and perform one dance in the Winter & Spring Recitals.  $30 per month.

4-5 Ballet/Tap Combo Program-
Our 4-5 Combo program is a continuation of our Intro class. Classes are in Ballet and Tap for one 40 minute session, weekly; and performs one dance in the Winter & Spring Recitals. Classes are for 4 year olds with experience and 5 year old beginners.  $45 per month.

5-7 Ballet/Tap Combo Program-
The 5-7 Ballet/Tap Combo class is a one-hour class, once a week and costs $60 per month. Dancers will work on both Ballet and Tap technique during the year, performing two dances in the Winter & Spring Recitals.

 
6-8 Combo-
A combination class; allows the 6-8 yr. old to experience two types of dance. Various combinations of this class are available throughout the week. The 75 minute session, meets  once  weekly  (please  see  schedule  for    availability). Tuition is $75.00 monthly for 75 minute combo and students perform two dances in the Winter & Spring Recitals.

*45 minute classes are offered once a week in EITHER Hip Hop, Tap, Ballet or Jazz are available for the young dancer ages 6 and up.  Please see the schedule for availability.

Ballet-
A more structured class for students entering kindergarten and up. Classical technique and terminology are presented according to students’ age and development.  Predominantly  Vaganova technique.

Tap-  
For students age 5 and older.  Classes build fine-motor movement and rhythmic vocabulary.  Students will learn Classical, Broadway, Contemporary and Rhythm Tap styles.

Jazz-
Students must be 6 years old by September 1st. This is a  more mature movement form including isolations, extensions, and high energy movement.

Modern-
A combination of Ballet and Jazz; Modern dance is an advanced technique that allows one to explore movement through the use of breath, weight, space and improvisation.

Hip Hop-
The latest Pop and video-dance movement. Students
should take basic Jazz class first.

Acro-
Acrobatics classes for dancers of varying ages and skill level are available.  While Acrobatics employs the same inverted type of skills visible in gymnastics, students will focus on the use of balance, flexibility and controlled counterbalance.

Adult Ballet Classes-
Ballet for Adults is offered once a week
at our Hilliard location.  Tuition is charged per class
.