Kids’ Classes

5-10 years.

Stepnout is more than just a fun class for Shi En, it’s also helping kids build confidence, self-esteem and coordination with other peers.

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Our kids’ classes suits younger school-aged kids who want to explore performance and dance.  Whether you’re a keen ballet dancer or a Hip-hop fanatic or want to learn acrobatics, you’ll find our classes are relaxed, professional and heaps of fun.

If you’re unsure about which class would suit your child best, why not give us a call on (03) 9741 6930 or pop into the studio for a chat.

Please note: No previous experience is required and we accept students at all levels of ability.

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Classes available

Your child can choose from:

Acrobatics

Acrobatics training teaches flexibility, balance, strength, muscle control, discipline and concentration as well as spatial awareness. The high degree of discipline and concentration required for acrobatics carries over to many aspects of a student’s life, including academics and other athletic performance. Acrobatics provides the foundations for further gymnastic skills but most importantly it shares in the benefits of working within a team environment
 Enhances balance, co-ordination and agility
 Develops posture and confident body movement, including the ability to land safely
 Challenges the mind and body to reach new goals
 Builds strength and flexibility for challenge in life
 Is the perfect team based sport for people of all ages and abilities

Technical Training

This class allows the dancer to learn more about his/her body. They are taught to isolate, activate and condition deep muscles. They establish core stability and mind-body connection. Tone and elongate muscles, balance strength with flexibility. This class enables you to maintain a healthy active body. It is compulsory if undertaking Elite team and is a great benefit for any student for recreational classes or elite training.

Classical ballet

We start by developing the basic balletic exercise for feet, legs, hands and arm extensions, both at the barre and in the center. Then we move onto skills requiring focus on co-ordination, strength and control in all five ballet positions.

ATOD  Ballet syllabus is taught to include barre work, center floor work also including adagio, allegro and progressions across the floor.

Hip-hop

Mixing incredible athletics with intuitive rhythm control our Hip-hop lessons are fun, extremely popular class for boys and girls. Learn the latest moves from your video clips to super funky routines to all the latest music available.

Jazz

Our jazz classes including technical elements such as isolations combinations, kicks, points, plie and releve, basic positions and the development of flexibility, balance, co-ordination and control. This leads onto jumps, leaps, turns and complex progressions increasing coordination and flexibility.

Glee Club/Musical Theatre

We focus on singing, acting, theatre skills and jazz dance in our Glee programs. Students learn how we can combine these all art forms to tell stories. These classes help give students a broad knowledge of the art form covering a vast range of styles and shows as well as helping them build confidence and discover where their skills lie.

Tap

Our tap classes start with the most basic elements: rhythm and timing. We combine toe and heel beats, springs, steps, ball change and combinations, leading onto more complex rhythms, timing and variations in speed.

Later we incorporate single, and double step times, wings, grab offs, turning steps. Our Tap classes follow the Australian Teachers Of Dance (ATOD) tap syllabus.

Rhythm Works

Rhythm works is a rhythm and dance program designed for those with individual learning differences and other special needs. For students, Rhythm works is in integrative dance class that focuses on skill development, self-empowerment, and celebrating our differences. Offered as individual and group classes at Stepnout. Preschoolers- Kids-Teens. You can read more here.

Elite Team

Students are accepted into our elite teams by request or must audition to join the Elite Teams.  Being a member requires commitment and hard work but the rewards are endless – as students will be invited to perform at festivals, promotional events, eisteddfods and the annual concerts.

Please note: Students accepted into the Elite Team have compulsory attendance in other classes such as our technical program. Please inquire to find out more details.

Singing

Our private singing tuition guides keen singers through the wonderful world of the music – showing them how to explore and test the boundaries of their voice.


ATOD Exam Ballet, Tap and Jazz Syllabus

Stepnout Performing Arts is a proud member of Australian Teachers of Dancing Ltd. Examinations in Jazz, Tap, Classical and Preschool Dance are available for most students. The ATOD Syllabus technically develops students of all ages and abilities for recreation or vocation. ATOD enhances individual creativity with student choreography and improvisations.

Private lessons

We offer various private one-on-tuition in the following areas:

Singing

If you’re enthusiastic about vocal training, our private lessons will guide you through the wonderful world of the music – learning how to explore and test the boundaries of your vocal instrument.

Dance

Private lessons help improve confidence and help children get ready to move into a certain class. They are also help when f preparing yourself for a competition or performance.


Teachers

Our teachers include Liz Loft, Louise Davies, Scott Cosslett, Mishaela Taekema, Payge O’Shea, Samantha Ambrosy, Tracey Pichler, Elise Brennan, Gabby Camerlengo, Jessica Mackrill,

We also have Guest Teachers, Ashley Mardensic, Fiona Luca and many more throughout the year


How it works

Once you’ve joined Stepnout Performing Arts we’ll send you an info pack with everything you need to know including:

We’ll also sign you up to our monthly newsletter so you can receive our latest blogs, updates on events, classes, new teachers and more.


Get in touch

If you’d like to know more about Stepnout Performing Arts, check out our frequently asked questions or contact us.

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Why choose Stepnout Performing Arts?
  1. A huge range of performance classes
  2. Expert and experienced teachers
  3. Affordable flexible classes
Contact
  • (03) 9741 6930
  • info@stepnout.com.au
  • Factory 10, 61-65 Russell Street, Werribee, Melbourne, Victoria