TJ Dance has released the 2021/2022 Dance Class Schedule. Registration is now open! Class sizes may be limited, so sign up today! We are excited to return to the studio !❤️ We will be following CDC Recommendations. Classes begin September 13, 2021. Go to tjdance.com for the most recent schedule updates. #_tjdance #tjdancerocks #tjdance ...

We would love to have you with us! Come for better flexibility over the summer! 2x per week now through Aug 18!

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Please join us Aug 27th at 8pm at TJ Dance for Femme Fatale workshop with Aariel. There are more workshops and classes also coming up up! Check tjdance.com for more details! See you there! ❤ #_tjdance #tjdancerocks #tjdance ...

More fun memories! ❤🥰❤
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Beautiful dancers in their Latin style dance costumes. Who remembers the dance name and year? Please tag if you'd like ❤
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This group of dancers... always amazing to work with! ❤❤❤
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How about this adorable bunch? ❤❤❤ I don't usually tag people in the TJ Dance photos... but I think it's ok with this bunch of cuties! 💕❤💕
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Remembering sweet little tidbits of each one of these dancer's lives! And realizing... I can name them all! Precious memories!❤ Teacher Jayne 💕❤🥰
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" These Boots are Made for Walkin' " What a wonderful group! A little sass and a lotta sweet! 💕❤💕
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After posting those very old memories a few months ago... we decided a little newer memories might be fun! ❤ I'm thinking early 2000s for these. These were their "look tough" faces!😉
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"Little Red Caboose" never gets old ❤ We do it a bit differently with Covid restrictions, but it's still always just a fun! Al Gilbert published this version on a 78 in the 1950s! Come dance with us. 🥰
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We hope you can join us for these very special springbreak workshops with Teacher Aariel! Please pre-register as class sizes are limited. We will not be having our regularly scheduled classes during springbreak. HAPPY SPRING!!! 🌸🌻🌷🌼🌺
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TJ Dance has ALWAYS been blessed with amazing community volunteers. Our shows would be impossible without all of you! There will never be enough " Thank Yous" to really convey to you all how very thankful we always are! You mean the world to us! What a great community we live in. If you have ever been a TJ Dance volunteer, again we thank you... from the very bottom of our hearts!❤❤❤
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This one is about as far back as we go... as I recall, classes began in March... by May, we performed in the Duvall Days Parade and in June we put on a show! We served free coffee and cake to lure in our audience! It was so much fun! ❤🥰❤ Please tag yourselves dancers. Amazing memories!
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Thank you for the pictures Denise!!!1💕
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Class Descriptions

2-4 Yrs

"Baby Steps" Caregiver and Me

Thursday | 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM | Studio B
Tracy Mikula

For 18 months - 3 years old plus caregiver.

3-4 yr old, Creative Movement

Wednesday | 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM | Studio B
Aariel Hall

Creative Movement introduces the child to moving with the music, using both children’s songs and classical music. Locomotor actions (walk, run, jump, turn, slow, fast) and being part of a group activity will be taught in the class. This requires the child to be able to separate from the parent, use listening skills and follow the teachers directions. Pretend play and imagination will be integral parts of this class. Children will be introduced to classical ballet music, ballet stories, positions of the feet and arms, and learn how to plie and tendu. Proper ballet slippers required, along with dance attire (no jeans, coveralls, or long play dresses). Dress up (provided by the teacher) will be used on occasion. A performance piece will be taught, along with the opening number, to be performed in the June dance recital.

3-4 yr old, Creative Movement

Thursday | 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM | Studio B
Tracy Mikula

Creative Movement introduces the child to moving with the music, using both children’s songs and classical music. Locomotor actions (walk, run, jump, turn, slow, fast) and being part of a group activity will be taught in the class. This requires the child to be able to separate from the parent, use listening skills and follow the teachers directions. Pretend play and imagination will be integral parts of this class. Children will be introduced to classical ballet music, ballet stories, positions of the feet and arms, and learn how to plie and tendu. Proper ballet slippers required, along with dance attire (no jeans, coveralls, or long play dresses). Dress up (provided by the teacher) will be used on occasion. A performance piece will be taught, along with the opening number, to be performed in the June dance recital.

3-6 yr old Tap/Ballet/Jazz

Tuesday | 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

Dance techniques for all three styles, tap, jazz, and ballet, are taught for this age group in a fun accepting environment. Students practice listening skills, learn how to follow directions, and work on balance, strength and coordination. Dancers perform one dance number and participate in the group opening number in the June recital.

Tap shoes and leather or canvas ballet shoes required.

4-5 yr old, Ballet/Tap

Monday | 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM | Studio B
Peg Burnside

4-6 yr old, Ballet/Tap

Wednesday | 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM | Studio B
Tracy Mikula

In this combination class, your 4-6 year old will step into the magical world of dance, letting their imaginations soar as they learn the basics of ballet and tap. We will focus on learning technique, listening to the music, and loving the art of dance. Ballet and tap shoes are required. Dancers will learn one performance piece for the June recital, in addition to the group opening number.

4-7 yr old, Tap/Jazz/Ballet

Thursday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

This dance combination class introduces the basics of each dance style and helps ignite the joy of dancing in young hearts. Dancers focus on age appropriate techniques—toes and heels, front and back, right and left, slow and fast, as well as tempos, patterns and combinations of movements. Dancers in this class perform one dance number and participate in the group opening number in the June recital.

Tap shoes and leather or canvas ballet shoes required.

5-8 Yrs

3-6 yr old Tap/Ballet/Jazz

Tuesday | 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

Dance techniques for all three styles, tap, jazz, and ballet, are taught for this age group in a fun accepting environment. Students practice listening skills, learn how to follow directions, and work on balance, strength and coordination. Dancers perform one dance number and participate in the group opening number in the June recital.

Tap shoes and leather or canvas ballet shoes required.

4-5 yr old, Ballet/Tap

Monday | 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM | Studio B
Peg Burnside

4-6 yr old, Ballet/Tap

Wednesday | 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM | Studio B
Tracy Mikula

In this combination class, your 4-6 year old will step into the magical world of dance, letting their imaginations soar as they learn the basics of ballet and tap. We will focus on learning technique, listening to the music, and loving the art of dance. Ballet and tap shoes are required. Dancers will learn one performance piece for the June recital, in addition to the group opening number.

4-7 yr old, Tap/Jazz/Ballet

Thursday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

This dance combination class introduces the basics of each dance style and helps ignite the joy of dancing in young hearts. Dancers focus on age appropriate techniques—toes and heels, front and back, right and left, slow and fast, as well as tempos, patterns and combinations of movements. Dancers in this class perform one dance number and participate in the group opening number in the June recital.

Tap shoes and leather or canvas ballet shoes required.

6-8 yr old, Ballet/Tap

Monday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio B
Peg Burnside

This dance combination class teaches basic ballet and tap steps to elementary school ages 6-8. Barre work and center floor combinations will be used to re-enforce learning dance routines. Students will increase their physical strength, flexibility and stamina. This class will cultivate an interest in dance performance and a feeling of accomplishment. Dancers will perform one dance and participate in the group opening number in the June recital.
*Leather ballet slippers and tap shoes required.

6-10 yr old Acro/Contemporary

Monday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio B
Courtney

7-10 yr old Tap/Ballet/Jazz

Tuesday | 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

Dance techniques for all three styles, tap, jazz, and ballet, are taught for this age group in a fun accepting environment. Students practice listening skills, learn how to follow directions, and work on balance, strength and coordination. Dancers perform one dance number and participate in the group opening number in the June recital.

Tap shoes and leather or canvas ballet shoes required.

7-10 yr old HipHop/Cheer

Monday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio B
Ileah

8-11 yr old Tap/HipHop/JazzFunk

Monday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel Hall

8-11 yr old HipHop/Funk/Modern

Wednesday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio B
Aariel Hall

9-12 Yrs

6-10 yr old Acro/Contemporary

Monday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio B
Courtney

7-10 yr old Tap/Ballet/Jazz

Tuesday | 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

Dance techniques for all three styles, tap, jazz, and ballet, are taught for this age group in a fun accepting environment. Students practice listening skills, learn how to follow directions, and work on balance, strength and coordination. Dancers perform one dance number and participate in the group opening number in the June recital.

Tap shoes and leather or canvas ballet shoes required.

7-10 yr old HipHop/Cheer

Monday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio B
Ileah

8-11 yr old Tap/HipHop/JazzFunk

Monday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel Hall

8-11 yr old HipHop/Funk/Modern

Wednesday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio B
Aariel Hall

9-11 yr old, Ballet/Lyrical

Tuesday | 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM | Studio B
Peg Burnside

This combination class will teach both ballet and tap steps and dance terminology for elementary school ages 9-11. Previous dance experience would be helpful, but not necessary as fundamental skills will be taught, along with expanding into dance combinations learned in the center. Barre work will be used for learning steps in ballet and tap. One dance will be performed in Recital, along with the group opening number. An additional dance will be taught to perform for an in-house performance at the end of the year.
*Leather ballet slippers and tap shoes required.

11-14 yr old HipHop/Cheer

Monday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio B
Ileah

11-14 yr old, Ballet/Lyrical

Tuesday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio B
Peg Burnside

This class will teach both ballet and lyrical style of dancing for middle school age students, grades 11-14. Previous experience in ballet would be helpful, but not required, as fundamental skills will be taught at the barre and center floor. Warm-up stretches, along with learning dance combinations, will be included each class. One week the class will study ballet, the alternating week will be lyrical style. This class will learn two dances, one ballet, one lyrical, to perform in the annual Recital, along with participating in the Finale number.
*Leather ballet slippers, and jazz shoes required.

11-15 yr old, Tap/Jazz

Tuesday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

This class builds on having some knowledge of dance, but previous experience is not required. Dancers will assume more responsibility for themselves, working on their memory skills while learning more challenging dance combinations as well as working to coordinate dance with music. This class will perform two dance numbers in the June recital, and will participate in either the opening or finale group number.

Tap shoes and leather or canvas ballet or jazz shoes required.

12 yr old - HS, Acro/Contemporary

Tuesday | 8:00 PM to 8:45 PM | Studio A
Courtney Macdonald

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Flow & Flexibility

Monday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Flow & Flexibility

Monday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel Hall

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Modern Fusion

Monday | 8:00 PM to 8:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel Hall

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Flow & Flexibility

Wednesday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio B
Aariel Hall

Teen

11-14 yr old HipHop/Cheer

Monday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio B
Ileah

11-14 yr old, Ballet/Lyrical

Tuesday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio B
Peg Burnside

This class will teach both ballet and lyrical style of dancing for middle school age students, grades 11-14. Previous experience in ballet would be helpful, but not required, as fundamental skills will be taught at the barre and center floor. Warm-up stretches, along with learning dance combinations, will be included each class. One week the class will study ballet, the alternating week will be lyrical style. This class will learn two dances, one ballet, one lyrical, to perform in the annual Recital, along with participating in the Finale number.
*Leather ballet slippers, and jazz shoes required.

11-15 yr old, Tap/Jazz

Tuesday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

This class builds on having some knowledge of dance, but previous experience is not required. Dancers will assume more responsibility for themselves, working on their memory skills while learning more challenging dance combinations as well as working to coordinate dance with music. This class will perform two dance numbers in the June recital, and will participate in either the opening or finale group number.

Tap shoes and leather or canvas ballet or jazz shoes required.

12 yr old - HS, Acro/Contemporary

Tuesday | 8:00 PM to 8:45 PM | Studio A
Courtney Macdonald

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Modern Fusion

Monday | 8:00 PM to 8:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel Hall

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Flow & Flexibility

Monday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel Hall

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Flow & Flexibility

Wednesday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio B
Aariel Hall

HS/Adult, Int/Adv Tap

Third Tuesday of every month | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

HS/Adult, Int/Adv Tap

Thursday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

HS/Adult, "Fosse Style" Jazz Stretch & Strenthen

Wednesday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock & Peg Burnside

HS/Adult, Int/Adv Country Line

Thursday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Bethany Brittain

(Teacher Approval)

HS/Adult, Beg Country Line

Thursday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio B
Bethany Brittain

Can I get a yeehaw? This class is perfect for all levels of dance, from completely new to advanced dancer! Guaranteed a fun workout while learning some country line dance moves. Class will begin with a warm up and across the floor combinations. In addition, you will learn a country line dance for the annual recital.

HS/Adult, Ballet Fitness

2nd Tuesday of the month | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio B
Peg Burnside

Teen/Adult Bollywood

2nd & 4th Saturday of the Month | 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM | Studio A
Shruti Sharma

Bollywood dancing is an amalgamation of folk, Classical and even western dance forms making it very fun and energetic form of dance. Songs are accentuated using strong beats with emphasis on the emotion of the song as they are generally part of a storyline in a movie. There are no rules and anyone can dance!

Teen/Adult Belly Dance

2nd & 4th Saturday of the Month | 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM | Studio A
Nyree Krikorian

This belly fitness class is for beginning and intermediate students. Expect to have lots of fun and laughter while you sweat and learn to move your body in new ways. This year, we will learn at least two different styles of dance and choreographies. We (as a group) may choose to do one or both dances for our recital in June.

Teen/Adult Persian Winged Dance

2nd & 4th Saturday of the Month | 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM | Studio A
Nyree Krikorian

Teen/Adult, Beg/Int Tap

Wednesday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

Teen/Adult, Swingtime (Intro to Swing)

Thursday (1/6/2022 - 1/27/2022) | 8:00 PM to 8:45 PM | Studio A
Tracy & Scott

Teen/Adult Modern Fusion

Wednesday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio B
Aariel Hall

For those of you who just can’t choose one style of dance, why not come try Modern Fusion? The main focus of Modern Fusion is learning how to “sing” with your body by using different movement styles to express feelings and tell stories. In order to perform unique choreography, we learn techniques from modern dance as a base for this class but also will take inspiration from many different styles such as lyrical, jazz, contemporary, hip hop, and more. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome.

Adult

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Flow & Flexibility

Monday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel Hall

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Modern Fusion

Monday | 8:00 PM to 8:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel Hall

12 yr old - Adult, Beg/Int Flow & Flexibility

Wednesday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio B
Aariel Hall

HS/Adult, "Fosse Style" Jazz Stretch & Strenthen

Wednesday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock & Peg Burnside

HS/Adult, Int/Adv Tap

Thursday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

HS/Adult, Int/Adv Tap

Third Tuesday of every month | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

HS/Adult, Int/Adv Country Line

Thursday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio A
Bethany Brittain

(Teacher Approval)

HS/Adult, Beg Country Line

Thursday | 5:00 PM to 5:45 PM | Studio B
Bethany Brittain

Can I get a yeehaw? This class is perfect for all levels of dance, from completely new to advanced dancer! Guaranteed a fun workout while learning some country line dance moves. Class will begin with a warm up and across the floor combinations. In addition, you will learn a country line dance for the annual recital.

HS/Adult, Ballet Fitness

2nd Tuesday of the month | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio B
Peg Burnside

Teen/Adult Bollywood

2nd & 4th Saturday of the Month | 11:00 AM to 11:45 AM | Studio A
Shruti Sharma

Bollywood dancing is an amalgamation of folk, Classical and even western dance forms making it very fun and energetic form of dance. Songs are accentuated using strong beats with emphasis on the emotion of the song as they are generally part of a storyline in a movie. There are no rules and anyone can dance!

Teen/Adult Belly Dance

2nd & 4th Saturday of the Month | 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM | Studio A
Nyree Krikorian

This belly fitness class is for beginning and intermediate students. Expect to have lots of fun and laughter while you sweat and learn to move your body in new ways. This year, we will learn at least two different styles of dance and choreographies. We (as a group) may choose to do one or both dances for our recital in June.

Teen/Adult Persian Winged Dance

2nd & 4th Saturday of the Month | 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM | Studio A
Nyree Krikorian

Teen/Adult, Beg/Int Tap

Wednesday | 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM | Studio A
Jayne Hancock

Teen/Adult, Swingtime (Intro to Swing)

Thursday (1/6/2022 - 1/27/2022) | 8:00 PM to 8:45 PM | Studio A
Tracy & Scott

Teen/Adult Modern Fusion

Wednesday | 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM | Studio B
Aariel Hall

For those of you who just can’t choose one style of dance, why not come try Modern Fusion? The main focus of Modern Fusion is learning how to “sing” with your body by using different movement styles to express feelings and tell stories. In order to perform unique choreography, we learn techniques from modern dance as a base for this class but also will take inspiration from many different styles such as lyrical, jazz, contemporary, hip hop, and more. Beginners and experienced dancers welcome.

Adult Beg HipHop/Funk

Monday | 6:00 PM – 6:45 PM | Studio A
Aariel Hall