Foundations

Beginner Dance Classes for Kids in Atlanta

Foundations classes are a 1.5 hour class consisting of ballet/tap/jazz combination class designed for dancers in the 1st and 2nd grades to introduce beginners to the foundations of dance or continue to build the foundation of training to dancers who have taken dance class previously. These classes establish the basis of knowledge in the foundations of dance to prepare dancers for future styles and advancement. Please refer to the class schedule below to find the Foundations class that is appropriate for your dancer.

Dress Code

The dress code for all Foundations classes is a leotard of any color and pink tights. For tap and jazz portions, dancers will be allowed to put on a skirt or shorts to wear as a coverup. Dancers will wear pink ballet shoes, black tap shoes, and tan jazz shoes. Hair is to be pulled up out of the dancer’s face as to not distract from class.

Required Shoe Types by Brand:

Ballet Shoes: Any brand is approved. Shoes must be pink leather with a split sole.
Tap Shoes: Capezio Cadence CG19; Black
Jazz Shoes: SoDanca JZ76; Caramel

Foundations Class Schedule

Age Class Day Time
1st Grade Foundations 1 Wednesday 3:30 - 5:00
2nd Grade Foundations 2 Monday 3:30 - 5:00
1st & 2nd Grade Foundations 1/2 Saturday 11:00 - 12:30