Fall 2017-2018 Schedule Above the Barre Classes

Gymnastics

Learn how gymnastics builds strength, agility, coordination, quickness, and confidence!

Dance

Discover our award-winning dance instruction here.

Early Childhood

Build social skills and practice movements in a fun, safe environment.




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PARENT & CHILD GYMNASTICS (18 Months to Age 3)
Develop a love of dance and creative movement with your child. Parents fully participate in this fun, energetic class that keeps your child engaged. An emphasis on praise helps to promote a strong feeling of accomplishment in the student and a special bond between parent and child.




PARENT & CHILD DANCE (18 Months to Age 3)
Develop a love of dance and creative movement with your child. Parents fully participate in this fun, energetic class that keeps your child engaged. An emphasis on praise helps to promote a strong feeling of accomplishment in the student and a special bond between parent and child.




PRESCHOOL GYMNASTICS (Ages 3 to 5)
We offer two classes for 3 - 4.5 year olds that are ready to participate without a parent. Children are guided through educational circuits that help with gross motor, coordination, balance, fine motor, flexibility, and confidence. Children will learn how to roll, jump. climb, crawl, hop, swing, and cartwheel. Class takes place in our preschool gym where the equipment is a perfect fit for little learners.




PRESCHOOL DANCE (Ages 3 to 5)
Our popular Tap, Ballet, and Jazz combo classes offer students three classic styles of dance in just one class! Each class begins with learning some fun rhythms of tap dancing and then transitions into practicing the essential fundamentals of ballet including learning the French terminology.




SUPERSTAR DANCE (Ages 4 to 5)
Our Superstar Tap, Ballet, and Jazz combo classes are teacher recommended. Students study specific terminology, technique, and choreography.


TAP MINI (Ages 5 to 6)
This high energy 40-minute dance class will introduce students to the latest trends influenced by hip-hop music, cultural fads, jazz dance, and hip-hop culture. Class focuses on isolations, strengthening core muscles for break dancing freezes, and becoming comfortable expressing movement through freestyle and choreography. Our hip hop classes always utilize age appropriate movement and music free of questionable lyrics.





JAZZ MINI (Ages 5 to 6)
This high energy 40-minute dance class will introduce students to the latest trends in jazz.





BALLET MINI (Age 5 to 6)
Develop a love of ballet your child.




HIP HOP MINI (Ages 4 to 6)
This high energy 40-minute dance class will introduce students to the latest trends influenced by hip-hop music, cultural fads, jazz dance, and hip-hop culture. Class focuses on isolations, strengthening core muscles for break dancing freezes, and becoming comfortable expressing movement through freestyle and choreography. Our hip hop classes always utilize age appropriate movement and music free of questionable lyrics.







Dance Classes



HIP HOP
This high energy dance class will introduce students to the latest trends influenced by hip-hop music, cultural fads, jazz dance, and hip-hop culture. Class focuses on isolation, strengthening core muscles for break dancing freezes, and becoming comfortable expressing movement through freestyle and choreography. Our hip hop classes always utilize age appropriate movement and music free of questionable lyrics.





TAP (Ages 7 to 18)
Teen and Junior Tap classes:





JAZZ (Ages 7 to 18)
Teen and Junior Jazz





Cecchetti Grade I
At Above the Barre, we teach students of all ages the Cecchetti Method of ballet, which pays careful attention to the laws of anatomy. As a Cecchetti-certified school, our students develop all of the qualities essential to the dancer, including balance, poise, strength, elevation and elasticity.





KIG Acro
An introductory program designed to help new students ignite their passion for acro, improve agility, and build confidence.





BNX
All Boys Class: This high energy dance class will introduce students to the latest trends in music, cultural fads, jazz dance, and hip-hop culture. Class focuses on isolation, strengthening core muscles for break dancing freezes, and becoming comfortable expressing movement through freestyle and choreography while also using dance equipment like bars and more. Also learning proper dance positions and techniques.





LYRICAL DANCE
Lyrical dance is a combination of ballet and jazz dance techniques that uses dramatic motion to interpret music and express emotion. This class focuses on developing strength and flexibility while acquiring solid dance technique.





KIG TEAM 1,2,3,4,5 & 6 (TEACHER RECOMMENDED)
The Kids Ignite Teams are a performance group that work together and learn routines to perform at local events. The dancers are having fun while learning team building skills and making friends to last a life time.








Gymnastics Classes


GIRLS GYMNASTICS LEVEL 1 (Beginner / Ages 6 and up)
This is our beginning level gymnastics class for the child who is new to the sport or moving up through the preschool program. They will learn about the beam, uneven bars, tumbling, vault, and trampoline. Conditioning is also a part of the class including some strength and flexibility. Students begin to learn gymnastics skills as rolls, handstands and cartwheels.





GIRLS GYMNASTICS LEVEL 2 (Intermediate / Ages 6 and up)
The Level 2 class introduces the student to the basic skills and the specific techniques for each competitive event: vault, bars, beam, floor. Conditioning is also a part of the class including some strength and flexibility. Students begin to learn gymnastics skills as rolls, handstands, and cartwheels.





GIRLS GYMNASTICS LEVEL 3 and 4 (Intermediate Advanced / Ages 7 to 12)
The Level 3 and 4 student moves at a more advanced pace perfecting basic skills and improving specific techniques for each competitive event: vault, bars, beam, floor. Conditioning is also a part of the class including some strength and flexibility. Students begin to learn gymnastics skills as rolls, handstands flat backs, cartwheels, stride circles, and shoot throughs.





RISING STAR GYMNASTICS (Ages 5 to 10)
Teacher recommended. The Rising Star 90 minutes class is designed to increase the kinesthetic awareness, and develop the awareness of body movement while beginning more advanced gymnastics involvement on skills and basic postures. Teacher recommendation is required for this class.





KINDERGARTEN GYMNASTICS (AGES 5 to 6)
This program will help your child develop a love for physical fitness. Kindergarten Gymnastics is a great way for your child to acquire gymnastics experience and also work on gross motor skills. Each class will include warm-ups, various fitness activities, colorful obstacle courses, fun station, balance beams, uneven bars, rings, and much more. Class takes place in our preschool gym where the equipment is a perfect fit for little learners.




TEEN GYMNASTICS (Ages 12 and up)
Gymnastics for teens age 12 and up. Days & times coming soon.




TRAMPOLINE, TUMBLING, AND ADVANCED TUMBLING (Ages 6 to 12)
Trampoline and tumbling classes are for boys and girls. Beginning students will learn cartwheels, rolls, handstands, and bridges. As students advance to the next class, they will learn handsprings, back walkover, front tumbling, round off back hand springs, tucks, and aerials. Strength and flexibility are emphasized in both classes to build higher jumps and better form with our trampoline training and spring floor.





NEW! NINJA TRAINING
Above the Barre's Ninja Training employs a combination of movements from American Ninja Warrior, parkour, and gymnastics to teach and develop full body awareness and control. There is a dual focus on enhancing overall physical ability and self confidence. We use different obstacles for improving agility, balance, coordination, and strength, as well as overcoming fear and breaking through mental barriers. ATB Ninja Training demonstrates how to have fun while maintaining an active lifestyle.



Aerial Arts

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Now with Two Locations!

1087 Berea Industrial Parkway in Berea

1450 West Bagley Road in Berea

Telephone: 440-625-0000

Email Us:
atbcustomerservice@live.com

Office Hours:

1087 Berea Industrial Parkway:
Monday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Friday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 1:00pm

1450 West Bagley
Monday: 10:00am - 12:30pm; 3:30pm - 8:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Friday: 9:30am - 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 1:00pm

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