Chris Collins Dance Studio

Acrobatics

Acrobatic training teaches flexibility, contortion, balance, strength, muscle control, and above all, discipline and concentration. In an acrobatic dance, you can add dance elements from various disciplines to make the dance an expression of personality. A dancer will gain more flexibility and upper body strength. Acrobatics is an excellent way to learn spatial awareness, an important element in partnering and ensemble work.


Acrobatic Levels

At Chris Collins Dance Studio, we strive to provide the best dance education. Below you will find the Acrobatic classes that we offer for students ages 5 through 18. For students younger than 5 years old please visit our CCDS Younger Dancers for more information on tumbling classes (e.g., Combo Dance & Introduction to Dance). During the first few classes the instructor will be observing closely all dancers to ensure everyone is placed in the appropriate level. The Instructor along with the Studio Director will strive to provide the best education while instilling a love for dance. We look forward to seeing you in class!

Dancers from ages 5 – 7 start to learn basic tumbling skills, while working on flexibility and strength.

Class size: maximum 18
Length of Class: 45 min.
Ages: 5 - 7 yrs old


Classes Available

Class Name Day Location Start Time End Time
Registration Link
Acro A Tuesday Studio C 4:45 PM 5:30 PM
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Dancers from ages 5-9 learn tumbling skills, while working on flexibility and strength.

Class size: maximum 18
Length of Class: 45 min.
Ages: 5-9 Years old


Classes Available

Class Name Day Location Start Time End Time
Registration Link
Acro A/B Saturday Studio C 9:15 AM 10:00 AM
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Dancers from ages 7 – 13 continue to build upon skills acquired in Acrobatics A

Prerequisite: Acrobatics A or equivalent. Placement will be evaluated by the instructor and the studio director in order to determine proper placement.

Class size: maximum 18
Length of Class: 45 min.
Ages: 7 - 13 years old


Classes Available

Class Name Age Day Location Start Time End Time
Registration Link
Acro B 7-9 Tuesday Studio C 5:30 PM 6:15 PM
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Acro B 8-13 Saturday Studio C 11:30 AM 12:15 PM
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Prerequisite: Acrobatics B or equivalent. Placement will be evaluated by the instructor and the studio director in order to determine proper placement.

Class size: maximum 18
Length of Class: 45 min.
Ages: 9 - 13 years old


Classes Available

Class Name Day Location Start Time End Time
Registration Link
Acro C Tuesday Studio C 6:15 PM 7:00 PM
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Acro C Saturday Studio C 12:15 PM 1:00 PM
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Prerequisite: Acrobatics C or equivalent. Placement will be evaluated by the instructor and the studio director in order to determine proper placement.

Class size: maximum 18
Length of Class: 1 hr.
Ages: 11 - 13 Years old


Classes Available

Class Name Day Location Start Time End Time
Registration Link
Acro D Thursday Studio B 7:30 PM 8:30 PM
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Prerequisite: Acrobatics Team is only open to dancers who have mastered the necessary level of ballet and have been approved by the director of Ballet.

Class size: maximum 16
Length of Class: 1 hr.
Ages: 13 - 18 years old


Classes Available

Class Name Day Location Start Time End Time
Registration Link
Acro Team Monday Studio C 6:15 PM 7:15 PM
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Register now for 2017-2018 Classes

We invite dancers with more experience to call the studio for information on how to register.
We want to ensure proper placement, and would love for you to talk with our Staff.

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WHAT TO WEAR TO CLASS

GIRLS

 

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Leotard

Solid Black Leotard

Color: Black

 

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Tights

Recommend purchasing tights at CCDS

Style No: Stirrup | Color: Tan

 

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Sports Bra

Solid Black

Color: Black

 

140x140

Dance Shorts

Solid Black

Color: black

140x140

Foot Paws

Dance Paws protect the feet from skin tears,
blisters and friction burns.

140x140

Bare Feet

 

 

 

WHAT TO WEAR TO CLASS

Boys

 

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Boys T-shirt

Solid color helps show instructor true body lines

Color: White or Black

140x140

Boys Shorts

Color: Solid Black

 

140x140

Foot Paws

Dance Paws protect the feet from skin tears,
blisters and friction burns.

140x140

Bare Feet

 

CONTACT US

Business Hours

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Studio Location

5408 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22304
703.370.7808 | chris@chriscollinsdance.com

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