|ABOUT OUR PROGRAM
Since 2005, Mobile Bay Dance Academy has been
traveling to schools and daycares throughout
Mobile County offering children the opportunity to
learn a variety of different dance styles. We come
with us when they graduate from preschool now,
or change schools that do not offer our program!!
Both dance students in our schools and dance
students at our dance studio are equally important
to us. EVERY SINGLE STUDENT is considered
part of our dance studio family. Classes are held
September through May ending with an Annual
Recital held at St. Paul’s School the first weekend
|We bring the studio to you! Classes are
held every week at your child's school.
separate dance bag to school or daycare
with them in the mornings.
We will get them from their classroom.
another classroom and help them get their
dance attire on. If they have a morning
class, you will just bring them to school in
We then bring them to take dance class in
their dance attire. We teach them to
dance, and return them to their
classroom. It’s easy, it’s convenient, the
children have a blast learning to dance
with friends, and no hassle on You!
|With the enjoyment of music and games, they learn how to share space with other dance friends, and what type of
dancers coordination. They will learn how their bodies move, awareness of their body and how to control their body.
behavior is acceptable in dance class. This is a wonderful class for our tiniest dancers.
Preschool Ballet/Tap (Ages 3-4)
Students will need pink ballet shoes and black tap shoes.
This hour class is 30 minutes of ballet and 30 minutes of tap. This is a class that introduces young students to dance
in a structured class setting while initiating ballet and tap terminology. At this age, they are still learning how their
bodies move, awareness of their body and how to control their body. Technique is introduced in this class, but not
the main objective. Students will be taught to be attentive, follow directions, and learn about movement concepts and
Ballet/Tap/Jazz (Ages 4 & up)
Students will need pink ballet shoes, black tap shoes and black tap shoes.
This hour class is 30 minutes of ballet and 30 minutes of tap/jazz alternating between tap and jazz each week. Ballet
is where students learn the fundamentals of dance, therefore students have ballet every week. This class is for
young students offering them a strong foundation teaching basic terminology and movement in ballet, tap and jazz.
These classes assist in their technique and promote muscle development.
Students will need pink ballet shoes pink pointe shoes. Pointe shoes are only permitted under the teacher's
discretion. This class is designed to focus on the basics of ballet. A typical class consists of barre, center floor
technique, across the floor, and a choreographed routine.
Students will need tan foot undies or tan lyrical shoes.
Lyrical is a combination of both of ballet and jazz techniques. Dancers will learn to use motion and emotion to
interpret their performance through music and movement. It is very important for students to learn the fundamentals
of ballet and jazz before entering this class.
Students will need black jazz shoes, and or black hiphop shoes.
Both of these classes combine contemporary jazz and hip hop styles of dance. Class consists of a warm up,
movement across the floor, and choreographed routines. It’s a great blend of technicality and fun.
Students will need black tap shoes.
Tap into this percussive style and study moves like wings, pullbacks, syncopation, and other turning, challenging
combinations. Teachers emphasize speed and clarity and mix the technique with current dance moves and trends.
No shoes required.
In tumbling, students develop strength, coordination, balance, and agility. Instruction begins with simple forward rolls
and cartwheels, and progresses through numerous levels that include walkovers, limbers, handsprings, and tricks.
Tumbling mats are used to reduce the risk of injury.
|What We Offer