The Sutton Studio for the Performing Arts

Classes are available for the following dance styles:

Tap
Jazz
Ballet
Musical Theatre
Rising  Stars

 Conditioning
  Hip Hop



 


Tap

From ball-change to double-pull-backs to quadruple time steps, anyone can tap! Learn the basics or perfect your skill.

All tap classes begin with at least 15 minutes warm up, and across the floor exercises, followed by combinations designed to increase the flow, consistency, and crispness of your sound. 
 


Jazz

Building strength and coordination, jazz is a genre of dance that covers many styles. Jazz classes at the Sutton Studio combine styles to create a more knowledgable and adept dancer. All classes begin with a 30 minute warmup, 15 minutes of floor work, followed by 20 minutes of technique and learning combinations. 
 


Ballet

The building block of all dance, ballet teaches balance, control, stamina, and strength. Ballet class starts with 20 minutes at the bar, followed by 20 minutes across the floor technique and an additional 20 minutes learning a combination.

Pre Ballet classes are available for students 6 - 8 years old. It is a 45 minute class.


Musical Theatre

This class is meant to bring out the actor in you. Be it tap, jazz or ballet, theatre class will entertain you. Learn original choreography from shows like Grease, A Chorus Line, and Hairspray. Tap it out with 42nd Street, or be Maria in West Side Story! This class always begins with a 20 minute warmup, followed by 40 minutes to learn a combination. 

This is a recreational class only. All levels welcome!


Rising Stars

Give yourself the opportunity to try them all! This class is split into two lessons: Tap & Jazz, Ballet & Jazz, or Ballet & Tap. Each month is different. Great for groups! For ages 6 - 9.



 

 Conditioning

This is a class to improve flexibility, strength, and stretching techniques. It is, in essence, a basic workout class with a component of aerobic and anaerobic exercise that focuses on strengthening the core, lengthening muscles, and educating dancers about the need for and importance of proper warmup technique and injury prevention. All levels welcome, ages 8 and up.
 


Hip Hop

Come take class and Step up! All ages and levels. Including Tot Hop for ages 3 - 7 .


Diaper Dancers

For our little dancers! This class is a Mommy and Me / Grandparent or Dad. Come with your 14 month - 2 and 1/2 year olds. This is a fun 30 minute class where the litle ones shine early.
 


Twinkle Stars Red and Blue

These classes are combination classes for our 3 - 5 year olds. It is a 45 minute class that works on students basic locomotor skills, listening skills, and story telling through movement. This clas is a Tap and Ballet class
 


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Copyright The Sutton Studio for the Performing Arts, 2008
Louisville, KY
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The Sutton Studio for the Performing Arts is a dance studio in Louisville Kentucky. Voice lessons and acting lessons are also available through the studio. Dance lessons are taught primarily by artistic director Jamie Lynn Sutton. Our dance classes are exciting and fun, while maintaining a focus on good dance technique. This studio for the performing arts in the Louisville, KY area is an excellent place to take dance class, voice lessons, piano lessons, and acting lessons. Please explore our website to learn more about our dance classes, voice lessons, piano lessons, and acting lessons in the Louisville, KY area.