Dance

Excellent ballet training while exploring dance. Classes range from Ballet, Variations, Contemporary and more!

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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.
Dancers will attend a jam packed high energy week of tap, hip hop and break dancing classes. All classes are divided by age and level.
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.
Enroll in this dynamic hip hop and pop summer camp designed to get girls and boys up and dancing. Students will be exposed to a variety of dance styles while rocking out to favorite tunes.
Dance-Nastics is a fun way to do both Dance and Gymnastics. Designed for our early childhood programs here at Above the Barre, students will enjoy 30 mins of Gymnastics and 30 mins of a Jazz/Hip Hop based dance. In the Gymnastics portion, students will learn skills of the beam, bars, floor work and so much more. In the Dance portion, students will learn basic dance skills and a fun choreographed dance.
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.
Teen and junior jazz.
An introductory program designed to help new students ignite their passion for acro, improve agility, and build confidence.
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.

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.
Teen and junior tap classes!

    Early Childhood

Develop a love of ballet with your child.
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.
This high energy 40-minute dance class will introduce students to the latest trends in jazz.
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.
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.
We offer several 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.
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.
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.
Our Superstar Tap, Ballet, and Jazz combo classes are teacher recommended. Students study specific terminology, technique, and choreography.
Teacher recommended. The Super Star 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. Students get introduced into the full size gym and work on the higher beams, uneven bars, and vaulting techniques. Teacher recommendation is required for this class.
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.

    Gymnastics

Aerial arts is the combination of dance and acrobatic movements suspended in the air on various apparatuses. This art form builds strength and flexibility while allowing your inner artist to bloom.
The next level in our Boys Gymnastics Program. Pre-Team is the introductory into Above the Barre's Competitive Boys Gymnastics Team. Students will perfect their skills, learn what judges are looking for and prepare to try out for the Above the Barre Boy Competitive Gymnastics Team.
Boys programs works on techniques, skills, flexibility and strength of all 6 competitive men’s gymnastics events: Floor, Pommel Horse, Still rings, Vault, Parallel Bars, and High Bar, using tumble track, rope, and in-ground resi pit.
Boys programs works on techniques, skills, flexibility and strength of all 6 competitive men’s gymnastics events: Floor, Pommel Horse, Still rings, Vault, Parallel Bars, and High Bar, using tumble track, rope, and in-ground resi pit.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Spring Rec League participation is required.
More info coming soon!
Trampoline and tumbling classes are for boys and girls. Beginning students will learn cartwheels, rolls, handstands, bridges, kick overs and back walk overs, front limbers and front walk overs, handstands, and jumps. As students advance to the next class Tumbling Intermediate they are required to have a front and back walk over. They will learn handsprings, front tumbling, and round offs. When students join our Advance Tumbling class they are required to have front handsprings and back handsprings. They will start learning front tucks and back tucks. Strength and flexibility are emphasized in both classes to build higher jumps and better form with our trampoline training and spring floor.

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1087 Berea Industrial Parkway in Berea

1450 West Bagley Road in Berea

Telephone: 440-625-0000

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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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