The Sparkle Academy

In the Sparkle Academy your dancer (age 7-10) is growing in confidence and
technique. She learns to move with grace and fluidity while retaining more
complex choreography. She holds her head high as she learns the value of
committing to and succeeding at her goals. Her sense of teamwork grows. Her
smile truly sparkles on stage as her love of dance and self become intertwined.

Sparkle 1 and 2– Core Program
Ages 7-8
Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary
Meets for 4 hours per week (2 hours, 2 days a week)
All Inclusive Monthly Investment: $299/month-includes registration, recital fee, monthly tuition, and applicable costume(s) for the show.

Sparkle 3 and 4– Core Program
Ages 9-10
Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary
Meets for 6 hours per week (2 hours, 3 days a week)
All Inclusive Monthly Investment: $349/month-includes registration, recital fee, monthly tuition, and applicable costume(s) for the show.

Sparkle Electives
Ages 7-10
Choose from tap, hip hop, acro*
Each class meets for 1 hour each week
$99/month if electives taken individually
$399/month to take sparkle core classes and all electives

The Sparkle core program is divided into four levels based off of age and skill level.
Students may start at any time within this program but must show mastery of
their level before promotion to the next. With regular attendance, your child will
thrive and should be able to progress from one level to the next each year.

The Sparkle Core Curriculum: Each class includes Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary

Sparkle Ballet: Comprised of the award winning American Ballet Theater
curriculum. This curriculum builds upon a strong foundation emphasizing growth
in strength and technique. Understanding of musicality is developed.
Understanding of correct terminology.

Sparkle Jazz: Utilizing our proven jazz curriculum, students learn kicks, turns,
leaps, and isolations. Progressions across the floor help to incorporate technique
into choreography. Stage presence and charisma are developed.

Sparkle Contemporary: Working with the hottest choreographers of today such as
Travis Wall, Teddy Forance, and Kathryn McCormick, Centre Stage has partnered
with CLI Studios to bring your child the very best that dance has to offer. Your
child will learn rise and fall, expression, emotion, and endurance coupled with
challenging and creative choreography through this award winning program. You
will watch her blossom into a dancer that will truly Sparkle.

The Sparkle Elective Classes- optional additions in the Sparkle Academy

Sparkle Tap: Develop increased rhythm with tap dance. Tap is fun and great for
fine motor skills in the feet and legs.

Sparkle Hip Hop: Learn to lock, pop, and more. The hottest music and the latest
dance trends make hip hop one of the most fun classes around. Rest assured that
choreography and costumes are always cutting edge while still being age

Sparkle Acro: Using the highly acclaimed acrobatic arts curriculum, dancer learn
beginning to advanced skills such as cartwheels, aerials, handsprings. These skills
are an important part of dance and make routines more exciting! *Acro is a
technique only class. Dancers focus on skills and do not learn choreography or get
a costume for this class.