Time and again we are amazed by the changes dance can bring about it in each and every student.
Students become confident and assured, more focused and committed to succeed.
MAMA teachers are specially trained to bring out the best in each student.
Not only developing beautifully trained dancers, but engaging students in enhancing life skills.
Students will be challenged each week in class to work hard & learn self awareness, discipline, social skills and more. MAMA is a wonderful community of dancers, parents and friends!
Here you will find a short description of each style of dance & the programs at MAMA.
CLASSES & Programs at MAMA
MAMA offers students an individual approach to training.
We are happy to email you our current class schedule.
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New Students to MAMA, with prior training or students having taken time off,
please call for placement: 603.924.8900
Students are placed according to ability and prior training, if applicable.
Instructors will recommend when a student should proceed to the next level.
As with any art form, the more we practice, the faster we progress.
We want to make sure you are getting the most out of your classes at MAMA.
Please contact us for class scheduling, placement & enrolling: 603.924.8900
YOUNG DANCERS PROGRAM
One class per week.
CREATIVE Movement: Age 3 & 4
COMBO Classes: Ages 5 & 6
MAMA's Young Dancers will explore the joy of dance in a safe and nurturing environment.
Learning the fundamental concepts of dance through through story telling & play!
Primary steps of Ballet and basic rhythms taught.
Focus is on developing an expressive and creative future dancer!
Combo classes further introduce students to Tap & Ballet while keeping a commitment to
creative movement, essential to this age group. Call for enrollment.
This program is designed for the student starting their journey in dance, no prior experience required.
Ages 7+, Student attends two classes per week.
Intro conference for scheduling.
Students in this program are now exploring more styles & classes!
Assumes a students ability to correctly execute material learned in the Fundamentals Program
working for placement & accuracy in technique while building stamina & strength.
Conference for placement & scheduling.
Accelerated students are those whose focus is on building stamina, memory skills and applying technique in a concentrated weekly schedule. These classes become more difficult requiring more technical accuracy, speed, complexity, strength & flexibility & maintain the proficiency that is needed for advanced levels of dance.
Conference for placement & scheduling.
BALLET & POINTE: 7+, Age & Length of class varies with level.
Based primarily on the Vaganova technique, dancers will also be exposed to
Cechetti and Danish styles.
Correct posture, alignment, grace & musicality will be learned.
The foundation of most technical dance styles.
MODERN DANCE: Age & Length of class varies with level.
Students will develop an understanding of balance & continuity of movement.
Increase movement range, dynamics and learn improvisational techniques applicable to choreography. The primary focus of many college dance programs.
JAZZ & LYRICAL DANCE: Age varies with level.
Classic American forms of dance employing Ballet & Modern dance within their foundations.
Develop strength through center barre & stretch, culminating in traveling & center combinations.
Lyrical adds an element of connecting the lyrics or story of the music to the movement.
A current form of dance, currently popular on TV and social media.
Style is very physical and demanding.
Requires a strong foundation of Ballet.
TAP DANCE: 7+, Age varies with level.
A blend of Rhythm & Jazz Tap with an emphasis on melodic phrasing. Students learn vocabulary & vernacular steps. Class includes barre work, traveling & center combinations. Students will be encouraged to apply improvisation.
MUSICAL THEATRE: Ages 7-12
A fun, fast paced class focused on singing, musical theatre style dance & acting, through theatre games & improvisational theatre exercises. Outgoing triple threats needed for this Broadway
HIP-HOP: Age & Length of class varies with level.
Learn the latest street moves seen in music videos & danced by your favorite Hip-Hop artists!
ACRO: 7+, Age varies with level.
A mix of dance and gymnastics in a high energy, challenging class!
CABARET: Ages 13 to Adult
In the tradition of Broadway, each class will focus on developing dance technique, vocal control &
acting skills. Have fun in this creative, high energy class, get exercise while having fun!
ADULT BALLET: Ages 13+
This class is geared to the mature dancer in a safe and comfortable environment.
No prior training needed.
Adults with prior dance training please call for placement. 603.924.8900
MAMA DANCE COMPANY
Company provides additional performing & choreographic opportunities for the dancer wanting to further immerse themselves in the art of dance. A wonderful community of dancers committed to enhancing their education in dance and focusing on developing performance technique in an encouraging, fully accepting of all dancers atmosphere. By Audition or Invitation.