Jazz Pre Junior

Recommended Age Range as of January:
5.5 - 7 years old

  • Minimum age for this class is 6 years old by June 30th.
  • Students with little or no dance experience may need to trial a few different levels to find the best class
  • Exceptions are at the discretion of the school/teacher and will depend on previous dance experience, exams passed, ability and age. Please contact the office for further information.

Uniform Requirements:

  • Black "Chloe" style leotard
  • Black "V" front jazz shorts
  • Tan leather jazz shoes
  • Tan jazz tights - from PW Dance
  • Black leggings (optional for winter months)
  • Male students - teacher will advise

Pre Junior Jazz: is our second level jazz class. Students are taught the fundamental steps of the modern jazz style. "Linking" steps are also introduced. Exercises have a focus on technique, style and performance.

Students in Pre Junior: have the opportunity to enter a NZAMD Medal Test and/or to perform in our annual End of Year Recital.

Progression: Pre Junior Jazz progresses on to Junior Jazz.