Acro 1/2

KW
Fusion Dance Academy (location map)
Monday, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
09/11/17 - 06/11/18 (32 weeks)

Acrobatic Dance, or "Acro," incorporates gymnast-like tumbling and flexibility skills with the beauty and execution of dance. Safety and proper form are of utmost importance in our acrobatic training program. All upper-level Acro dancers must be concurrently enrolled in ballet or jazz. 

Creative Dance with Acro (taken with Creative Dance) Beginning and young Acro students, focuses on safety, flexibility, strength, beginning and finishing positions, and proper body, foot, and leg positions. Skills include splits, bridges, forward rolls, handstands, and cartwheels. 

Acro I (by instructor placement) Beginning and Advancing Acro students, focuses on safety, flexibility, strength, beginning and finishing positions, and proper body, foot, and leg positions. Skills include splits, bridges, forward rolls, handstands, cartwheels, round-offs, and beginning walkovers. 

Acro II (by instructor placement) Advancing Beginning to Intermediate Acro students, builds upon skills learned in Acro I and focuses on increased flexibility, strength, and consistency of proper skill execution. Skills include independent splits (no arms), front and back walkovers, round-offs, independent handstands, and handsprings.

Students enrolled in this class must be able to independently execute proper forward rolls, handstands, cartwheels, bridges, and round-offs prior to enrollment.

Acro III (by instructor placement) Intermediate Acro students, builds upon skills learned in Acro II and focuses on increased strength, power, control and proper skill execution. Skills include front and side aerials, handsprings, leg movement while in the handstand position, acrobatic partnering, and the combination of moves in tumbling passes.

Students enrolled in this class must be able to independently execute Acro II skills, in addition to proper front and back walkovers, standing back handsprings, and chin stands.

Acro IV (by instructor placement) Advancing Intermediate Acro students, builds upon skills learned in Acro III and focuses on increased strength, power, control and proper skill execution. Skills include front and side aerials, back layouts, hand walking, handstand presses, back handsprings, front and back tucks, controlled leg movement while in elbow and handstand, and the combination of moves in tumbling passes.

Students enrolled in this class must be able to independently execute Acro III skills.

 Acro V (by instructor placement) Advanced Acro students, builds upon skills learned in Acro IV.

 Students enrolled in this class must be able to independently execute Acro IV skills. 

Upcoming Meetings
11/27/17    6:00 PM Monday 11/27/17 6:00 PM
12/04/17    6:00 PM Monday 12/04/17 6:00 PM
12/11/17    6:00 PM Monday 12/11/17 6:00 PM
01/08/18    6:00 PM Monday 01/08/18 6:00 PM
01/22/18    6:00 PM Monday 01/22/18 6:00 PM
01/29/18    6:00 PM Monday 01/29/18 6:00 PM
02/05/18    6:00 PM Monday 02/05/18 6:00 PM
02/12/18    6:00 PM Monday 02/12/18 6:00 PM
02/26/18    6:00 PM Monday 02/26/18 6:00 PM
03/05/18    6:00 PM Monday 03/05/18 6:00 PM
03/12/18    6:00 PM Monday 03/12/18 6:00 PM
03/19/18    6:00 PM Monday 03/19/18 6:00 PM
04/09/18    6:00 PM Monday 04/09/18 6:00 PM
04/16/18    6:00 PM Monday 04/16/18 6:00 PM
04/23/18    6:00 PM Monday 04/23/18 6:00 PM
04/30/18    6:00 PM Monday 04/30/18 6:00 PM
05/07/18    6:00 PM Monday 05/07/18 6:00 PM
05/14/18    6:00 PM Monday 05/14/18 6:00 PM
05/21/18    6:00 PM Monday 05/21/18 6:00 PM
06/04/18    6:00 PM Monday 06/04/18 6:00 PM