Our Classes & Programs

 

TUTU Cute & Superheroes

18 mos-2 years with Caregiver
Our littlest stars will explore movement, music and tumble. Includes 30 minute class followed by 15 parent play session-  5 week sessions available 

 

Petite Stars

A combination class of Ballet and Tap. Student will also learn basic acting and singing through theatre games and exercises. (Ages 4-6 years) Pink or black leotard w/ optional skirt attached, pink tights, pink ballet and black patent tap shoes.

 

KIDS BOP

Intro to hip hop style jazz dance class.  (Ages 5-7) leotard or t-shirt,  jazz shorts, convertible tight optional, jazz shoes.

 

BALLET

Classical ballet technique. Ballet is the basis for all of your dance techniques. Black leotard, black/pink skirt optional, pink tights, Capezio or Bloch pink ballet slippers.

 

JAZZ

Students will learn various jazz techniques and Broadway choreography (This class is a requirement to perform in our musicals) Solid Leotard (any style), black jazz shorts or pants, tan tights, black jazz slip on shoe. 
Ages 7 +

 

ACTING/VOICE

An introduction to acting through games, imagination and improvisation. Students will build vocal repertoire in a group setting focuses on acting thru Improvisation and scene study and monologues. Students will learn all areas of stagecraft including stage direction & theatre terminology and how to audition. This class is a requirement to perform in our musicals. Also will incorporate some group vocal in the proper breathing, interpretation, phrasing, diction, and style of songs.

 

ACRO/CONTORTION

Tumbling for dancers... flexibility, precision, balance, strength.   Attire:  leotard, jazz shorts, convertible tight optional, no shoes.

  
 

Broadway Babies

A combination class of Ballet and Tap and students also introduced to acting and singing through imaginative theatre games and storytelling. (Ages 2.5-4 yrs)  Pink or purple leotard with optional skirt attached, pink tights, pink ballet and black patent tap

 

Tiny Triple Threats Dance, Acting, Voice 

(1.5 to 2 hour programs)  includes ballet, tap, jazz, acting.  (Ages 6-8 ) Black leotard with optional skirt or black jazz shorts, tan tights, black jazz slip on shoe.

 

BOYS Only Hip Hop- Stay tuned for 6 week sessions coming up! 

Ages 6 +

   

TAP  

The curriculum based instruction includes Gilbert based tap technique and Broadway choreography as well as Rhythm Tap. Black jazz pants or shorts, any color leotard, Bloch (tan or black- level depending) tap shoes  Ages 7 +

 

LYRICAL/CONTEMPORARY

Style blends ballet and jazz and uses movement to express emotions. Solid leotard, black jazz shorts or pants, tan tights, tan jazz slip on shoe.

VOCAL REP

Vocal and choreography

 

PRIVATE VOICE

One on One voice focused instruction Ages 8 + (discretion of teacher/director) advanced training in vocal techniques and vocal repertoire.

 

TUITION

BKCSPA 2016-2017 Tuition Rates

Hrs/wk

Monthly rate

Semester 3%

0.5

$50

$242.5

0.75

$60

$291

1

$70

$339.5

1.5

$80

$388

1.75

$100

$485

2

$120

$582

2.25

$125

$606.25

2.5

$130

$630.5

2.75

$145

$703.25

3

$165

$800.25

3.5

$180

$873

3.75

$195

$945.75

4

$215

$1042.75

4.25

$225

$1091.25

4.5

$230

$1115.5

4.75

$240

$1164

5

$255

$1236.75

5.25

$265

$1261

5.5/.75

$270

$1309.5

6+

$300

$1465

 

Semester 1 September-January

Semester 2 February- June

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

   

 

PROGRAMS

Students who are enrolled in the program may look forward to the complete performing arts experience, including some of the following:

  • Group trips to see professional/Broadway musicals
  • Master classes and workshops
  • Auditions and auditions techniques
  • How to create a theatre resume & write a biography
  • Rehearsal time with professional choreographers
  • Stagecraft: makeup, lighting, sound, set design & theatre terminology
  • Professional venue stage performance opportunity with professional lighting and sound technicians.

BKC School of Performing Arts is constantly updating and expanding its curriculum in an effort to bring our students the most complete performing arts program available.

Exciting performance opportunities!

Recreational

1-2 hours of classes per week. Students audition and can participate in musicals as part of ensemble and end of year showcase. Invitation to master classes and workshops.

Young Professionals

Students taking min 3+ hours per week in Dance, Acting & Voice. Should include tap, jazz, acting at a minimum. Students are eligible to audition for a leading role in our musical and participate in all productions/performances. Invitation to attend special master classes and workshops.  *May be eligible for part time team (1 competition experience per year) when enrolled in this program- by invitation

Competitive Teams

An extension of the Young professionals program but also will attend 2-3 competitions per year in addition to musical and studio performances.

Dance/Theatre Team

Requirements: Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Acro, lyrical & Acting.  By Invitation and Audition

Theatre Team

Will be in only musical theatre production numbers requirements Jazz, Tap, Acting, Voice.  *Only those taking private voice within our company can compete with these vocals

Broadway Kids & Company School of Performing Arts | 12 Pennsylvania Ave | Niantic, CT 06357 | Tel: 860-691-0060 | Email