Supplementary Classes

Supplementary Classes

525 x 300

Modern

  • Ages 5 +
  • (1) 60 minute classes per week

Modern dance attempts to unify the body instead of as separate parts. Modern dance technique explores strength and flexibility development, movement expression and improvisation skills.

 Jazz

  • Ages 5+
  • (1) 60 minute classes per week

Jazz is the study of dance and music of popular culture emphasizing strength, style and flexibility. We offer 3 levels.  Jazz 2 and 3 are by instructor placement.

Tap

  • Ages 5+
  • (1) 45 minute class per week for Tap 1. (1) 60 minute classes per week for Tap 2, 3, 4

Tap dance is a form of dance characterized by using the sound of one’s tap shoes hitting the floor as a percussive instrument and can also be considered a form of music. Tap Shoes are required. We offer 4 levels.  Tap 2, 3 and 4 are by instructor placement.

Yogalates

  • Ages 11+
  • (1) 60 minute classes per week

A fusion of Yoga, Pilates and even some Barre work for a fabulous sculpting, and toning work out. Classes are offered for registration or by punch card.

American Tribal Style ®

  • Ages 14+
  • (1) 60 minute classes per week

ATS ® Dance Fundamentals – Level I is the first step in learning the basic system of ATS in a fun and supportive environment.  We will use the FCBD method of “Drill It! – Dance It!” You will learn the basic movements with minimal verbal instruction and lots of following along with fun workout-style drills.  Then, we will learn how to use the basics to dance in duet, trio and quartet formations. This class is ideal for any level of dance experience or no experience at all.  It is suitable for ages 16 to 90 and appropriate for any and all body types.

World Fusion

  • Ages 13+
  • (1) 60 minute classes per week

This class introduces a variety of dance forms which draws influence from different regions of the world set to both modern and traditional music. You will learn this fusion of styles and its skills of isolation, control, and fluidity through drills, across the floor, combos, and choreography.

Rakettes World Fusion Performance Class

  • Previous Experience Required
  • (1) 60 minute classes per week

Dance experience needed, as well as knowledge of basic belly dance skills. Learn RakStar dances and perform with the troupe at events throughout the year. Dancer must be quick to learn choreography. This is for dancers who are ready to take it to the next level!

RakStar Fusion Bellydancers mission statement:
RakStar Fusion Bellydancers are dedicated to learning, teaching, and performing an eclectic style of dance based on but not limited to, Oriental Dance. They provide a positive outlet for people of all ages and body images to express and celebrate music.

Dancers that are registered as full time ballet students with the Mankato Ballet Company will receive 20% off of their supplementary classes.  Dancers in 3B and higher are required to take a Supplementary Class.