Modern dance classes in
Holyhead, Llangefni, Llanfairpwll and Bangor, Wales
Modern dance classes defy a single permanent definition. This is largely due to its ability to adapt, develop and evolve with the changing fashion in dance. The Jazz Awards provide a basic grounding in modern jazz, and are ideal for the late beginner or as a recreational course of movement. For more information, call Barton Dance and Drama Academy in Holyhead, Wales.
Reputed dance school
Extensively experienced teachers
Wide range of dance forms taught
Through a carefully planned and well-tried examination syllabus, which combines modern dance, jazz and other dance styles, young people are trained to become disciplined and versatile dancers who have a professional attitude towards dance.
Examinations in modern
A series of eleven examinations has been created from the seven children’s grades ranging from primary to grade 6, through to the four professional qualifications: intermediate foundation, intermediate, advanced 1 and advanced 2. The children’s work is based on natural movements: walking, running, jumping and skipping. It is designed to encourage an imaginative and rapid response from beginners. Boys’ work has been developed to meet increasing demand for a modern dance training for boys.
The regulation ISTD uniform detailed below is required for all exam candidates and should be worn for all exam coaching classes.
Primary, Grades 1 – 3 and bronze jazz
Female: Purple lycra catsuit with white leather jazz shoes or bare feet and purple ribbon for hair.
Male: Black unitard with black leather jazz shoes or bare feet.
Grades 4 – 6 and silver jazz
Female: Purple lycra velvet high necked leotard with black tights or leggings, black leather jazz shoes (split soled optional) or bare feet and purple ribbon for hair.
Male: Black unitard and black leather jazz shoes or bare feet.
Intermediate – Advanced 2 and gold jazz
Female: Purple lycra velvet high necked leotard, black leggings or tights, black leather split soled jazz shoes or bare feet, purple ribbon for hair.
Male: Black unitard and black leather split soled jazz shoes or bare feet.