Jump'n Jig - Preschool Program
Jump'n Jig is a complete Irish Dance Program for Preschoolers age 2.5 - 5. Jump’n Jig is designed to help preschoolers develop coordination, self-esteem and social skills through dance, music and play.
The program is divided into levels to ensure classes can be modified for children of different ages and gross motor skills development.
Children will learn how to point, flex, jump, count to music, stand on toes, skipping, and much more.
Beginner (Level I)
Dancers age 6 and above with no Irish Step exphttps://youtu.be/b68fYxOiFaoerience
Advanced Beginner (Level II and III)
Dancers with 2 to 3 years of Irish Step experience
Dancers who have competed at the advanced beginner level and have placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd in their respective dances.
Dancers who have competed at the Novice level and have placed 1st in their respective dances.
Championship Level - Preliminary and Open
As dancers progress through the levels in Irish step, they can become a championship dancer. The first championship level is Preliminary where a dancer competes in a hard and soft shoe dance. Once a dancer has obtained their two first place awards, and with their teacher's approval, they move to the next level of Open Championship.
Dancers participate in team dancing. Dancers will learn the 4 Hand Reel, Humours of Bandon, Cross Reel, High Caul Cap and many more. These dances are performed at competitions throughout the year. Dancers must have a minimum of one year dancing experience to participate.
Adult Ceili & Step
Class is open to beginner and experienced dancers. Class focuses on learning reels, jigs, hornpipe, traditional sets along with ceili (group) dancing. Adult classes are held at our Natick location on Thursdays, 615 - 730.
Adult ballet classes with a focus on efficient movement, body placement, posture, artistry and gentle stretching. Zoom classes available too!