Dance Styles

Ballet

Ballet

The ballet taught at Emjay School of Dance is set on the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus. Teaching both the grades (Pre-primary to Grade 8) and the Majors (pre-intermediate to Advance II), there is a class to suit every standard from beginner to senior. Exams can be taken and are accredited by...

Modern Theatre Dance

Modern Theatre Dance

Modern is a great style for any dancer who wants to improve their dynamic quality and rhythm! It is a mixture of Jazz, Lyrical, Blues, Musical Theatre and Contemporary and also helps to keep the body toned and in peak physical condition. The syllabus taught is the Imperial Society Teachers of Dance...

Tap

Tap

Tap is described by the ISTD as 'one of the most enjoyable and rhythmic forms of recreational dance'. It is also one of the noisiest! It is a vigarous form of dance where you use the metal plates on your 'tap shoes' to beat the rhythms (like a drum). Tap will help to improve your co-ordination and...

Jazz

Jazz

Jazz dancing is a form of dance that showcases a dancer's individual style and originality. Every jazz dancer interprets and executes moves and steps in their own way. This type of dancing is energetic and fun, consisting of unique moves, fancy footwork, big leaps and quick turns. Jazz incorporates...

Contemporary

Contemporary

ContemporaryContemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements. Contemporary dance stresses versatility and...

Performance Skills

Performance Skills

In this confidence building class students can work through bronze, silver and gold level where all aspects of performing in dance, singing and drama are taught . Students will study differnt dance genres, musicals, plays and all styles of songs as well as coaching in audition technique. Once...

Greek

Greek

At Emjay School of Dance we have many opportunities to practice Greek Dance based on the Ruby Ginner technique mixed in with natural movement and the ISTD Dance Syllabus. Dancers are able to perform their Greek dances at the many Festivals (see below) and school shows, as well as showcase their...

Baby Bops

Baby Bops

Emjay Baby Bops, is a Parent and toddler dance group. This class is for any child that is walking to 3 years of age who loves to dance around to music. We have lots of fun, dancing to music they recognise from their favourite TV shows and use lots of equipment to encourage fine motor skills. In...

Festival Dancing

Festival Dancing

Emjay School of Dance has a long tradition of taking part in local, regional and national competitions. Students can take part in either groups, trios, duets and solos in the many different disciplines such as ballet, greek, modern, lyrical, national, character, tap and song and dance. Speak to any...

Adult Classes

We have two classes just for adults!   Adult Tap  Mondays - 7:30-8:30pm   Adult Ballet (some previous dance experience preferable) Mondays 8.00-9.00pm

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Emjay School of Dance City Life Church
286 Burgess Road,
Swaythling,
Southampton
SO16 3BE
+44.07974968340