Welcome to Big School!
Our Kindergarten level is all about having fun whilst learning the basic technical components of each dance style. Children learn to follow instructions, take turns, follow the leader, develop strength through both gross and fine motor skills as well as expanding their creative and artistic sides. Book a trial class here
A graceful and disciplined dance style that teaches co-ordination, control, grace and posture. It is the most beautiful and challenging of all dance styles. Commencing at Kindergarten age and with the emphasis on fun, children are taught basic ballet movement with music and rhymes. They progress through carefully designed grades as developed by Cecchetti Ballet Australia.
A fusion of ballet and jazz techniques but with an emphasis on floorwork and freedom of movement. Modern dance is expressive, subtle and dynamic, and students are taught to express emotions through movement.
Jazz is a fun dance style centred around top 40 music with a strong beat and lots of personality. A great jazz dancer owns their dancing with power, technique, confidence and style. Someone who is unpredictable with amazing technique and a whole bunch of fire!
Hip Hop is a style of street dance performed to Hip Hop music. It includes a wide range of styles such as breaking, popping, locking and krumping in the style of popular dance movies ‘You Got Served’, ‘Step Up’ and ‘Honey’ and showcased on TV shows such as ‘World of Dance’.
Musical Theatre, Singing, Drama
Do you love to sing, dance and act? Then our Musical Theatre, Singing and Drama classes are perfect for you. Musical theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting, and dance. The story and emotional content of a musical are communicated through the words, music, movement and technical aspects of the entertainment as an integrated whole.
Acro is a fun and skillful dance style that is centered around tumbles, flips and tricks. Acro is a combination of gymnastic and acrobatics focused on areas of flexibility, strength, balancing, limbering and tumbling. We follow the AcrobaticArts syllabus which a comprehensive syllabus curated by professionals in a range of dance styles, alongside physiotherapy, yoga, pilates and contortion experts. Our teachers are qualified and attend regular training to keep up-to-date with the different skills and techniques taught in Acro. These classes will help your child progress through various levels of difficulty from a beginner to an advanced level. Acro is perfect for a child that loves to be challenged and learn new skills that are bound to impress!