Ballet. Jazz. Tap. Contemporary. Hip Hop. Breakdancing.

Boys Dance Too. Musical Theater. Acro. Leaps & Turns. 

KinderDance. DiscoverDance. DiscoverTots.

VERSA5 includes a vast range of youth classes. All our youth classes are lead by instructors with a college education in dance.

::: FALL REGISTRATION ::: Session I: August 26, 2019 – October 26, 2019

All classes are subject to a one-time $10 registration fee when you purchase a session. Check out more information under our Policies tab or our Pricing tab. Check out the schedule online and give us a call (630) 963-0456 to register!

Class Descriptions and Times:

*NEW* Leaps & Turns is a technique class designed to assist intermediate and advanced levels students. It focuses on leaps, jumps and turns that dancers perform in Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, and Hip Hop. This specialized class is a way to better your technique when executing basic leaps, center leaps, turns, and fouettés. Dress code: Leotard, short or leggings, tights, and slip-on jazz shoes.

(Grades 1-4) Thursdays 6:00pm

DiscoverTots 30-minute class, is designed as an introduction to movement exploration, interpersonal and intrapersonal skills, and classroom structure. Throughout class the students use props, teacher led games, and sing-along songs. One parent or guardian is welcome to watch during class to encourage student interaction. Dress code: Please wear comfortable clothes to move, play and dance in. No jeans. Bare feet or ballet slippers only, please no socks.

(Ages 2-3) Wednesdays 10:00am | Thursdays 4:00pm | Saturdays 10:00am

DiscoverDance 45-minute class, is a joyful way for children to explore movement through music, develop physical skills, channel energy, stimulate imagination and promote creativity. Dress code: Solid color leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet shoes.

DiscoverDance 1 (Ages 3-4) Wednesdays 10:30am | Thursdays 4:30pm | Saturdays 11:15am

DiscoverDance 2 (Ages 4-5) Wednesdays 11:15am | Thursdays 5:15pm | Saturdays 10:30am

KinderDance This class is appropriate for the first year dance student. This combination class students will practice 60-min of ballet, modern, jazz and hip-hop. They will begin to learn more about rhythm, coordination and basic terminology. As an introduction to ballet with beginning development of ballet concepts including turn out, coordination, spatial awareness and a specific focus on class etiquette. Dress code: Solid color leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes.

(Grades K-1) Tuesdays 5:45pm | Wednesdays 5:00pm | Saturdays 12:00pm

Ballet focuses on technique, proper body alignment, terminology and musicality. Students will be introduced to barre, center work and across the floor. Each level progresses in difficulty within these focuses. Students are able to advance upon curriculum and instructor approval. Dress code: Solid color leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet shoes. Recommended age depends on level or upon instructor approval.

Ballet (Grades 1-2) Wednesdays 4:00pm | Ballet (Grades 3-4) Wednesdays 4:00pm

Ballet A (Grades 5+) Thursdays 4:00pm | Ballet B (Grades 7+) Thursdays 7:00pm | Ballet C (Grades 7+) Tuesdays 6:45pm

Jazz introduces students to learn the beginning steps of jazz and work on picking up choreography sequences that combine style and technique. Each level progresses in difficulty within these focuses. Students are able to advance upon curriculum and instructor approval. Dress code: Leotard, short or leggings, tights, and slip-on jazz shoes. Recommended age depends on level or upon instructor approval.

Jazz/Hip Hop (Grades 1-2) Tuesdays 4:00pm | Jazz/Hip Hop (Grades 3-4) Tuesdays 4:00pm

Jazz A (Grades 5+) Tuesdays 7:45pm | Jazz B (Grades 7+) Tuesdays 6:00pm | Jazz C (Grades 7+) Thursdays 8:00pm

Tap students begin to learn more about rhythm, coordination and basic tap terminology. Each level progresses in difficulty within these focuses. Students are able to advance upon curriculum and instructor approval. Dress code: Leotard, shorts or leggings, tights, and black tie tap shoes. Recommended age depends on level or upon instructor approval.

Tap (Grades 1-4) Tuesdays 5:00pm | Tap (Grades 5+) Wednesdays 6:00pm | Tap (Grades 7+) Wednesdays 7:45pm

Hip Hop class introduces the fundamental moves of hip hop through across the floor and center combinations. This high energy class with emphasize musicality, coordination, footwork, improvisation, strength building and style. Each level progresses in difficulty within these focuses. Students are able to advance upon curriculum and instructor approval. Dress code: Comfortable clothing and clean sneakers. (No baggy pants or jeans) Recommended age depends on level or upon instructor approval.

Jazz/Hip Hop (Grades 1-2) Tuesdays 4:00pm | Jazz/Hip Hop (Grades 3-4) Tuesdays 4:00pm

Hip Hop A (Grades 5+) Tuesdays 7:00pm | Hip Hop B/C (Grades 7+) Tuesdays 5:00pm

Breakdancing introduces beginner level “b-boy” moves, all the while working on conditioning and strength training. Utilizing hip hop and funk music the students will learn about various skills and tricks. Dress code: comfort clothing and clean sneakers. (No baggy pants or jeans)

Intro to Breakdancing (Ages 5+) Mondays 4:00pm | Breakdancing 2.0 (Ages 8+) Mondays 6:00pm

Musical Theater students learn theatrical, vocal and dance skills through songs, scenes and games. Dress code: Leotard, shorts or leggings, tights, tap shoes, and jazz shoes. 

Musical Theater (Grades 1-4) Wednesdays 5:00pm

Acro is not the typical tumbling or gymnastics class. Our experienced acro instructor will guide the class towards increased flexibility, balance, strength, muscle control, discipline and concentration. This class will focus on fundamental acrobatic technique and teaching skills such as handstands, chest rolls, elbow stands, cartwheels, back bends, walkovers – All at each student’s individual level of experience. Dress code: Leotard, shorts, tights, and bare feet. No socks. 

Acro (Grades 1-4) Wednesdays 6:15pm | Acro (Grades 5+) Wednesdays 7:00pm