This is a combonation class including ballet and tap technique. Basic rhythm and tap choreography, as well as the foundations of ballet while developing confidence, mental concentration, physical coordination and grace, will be taught in this class. Students will learn ballet and tap terminology.
a contemporary form of dance technique often accompanied by popular music styles, broad stretching movements and fast paced choreography. This is a popular class, it's designed for the student who wants to explore funky movements, jazz & hip hop. There wil also be emphasis on gross motor and free style movement. We always screen our music selections so the music appeals to the student but is age appropriate.
This class is for the serious minded dancer. It is a beginner class of BALLET TECHNIQUE and BASICS. This class will enable the children to learn the fundamentals of ballet.
The goal of Get Fit & Dance Studio is to allow each dancer, young & old, to experience the elements of DANCE and FITNESS. Get Fit & Dance Studio will help build confidence and self esteem, enhance coordination and grace, expand creativity, teach technique, and help develop and appreciation for dance, fitness and music.
Founder & Director of Get Fit and Dance, began dancing when she was 7 years old and participated in a wide variety of community performances as a young girl. Throughout her childhood, Crystal has won various awards, such as Dancer of the Year and Excellence in Dance from 1980 through 1988 as well as travel internationally with the Venettes Cultural Workshop Performing Group. Crystal also attended numerous dance conventions and workshops with well known choreographers in Las Vegas, New York and Chicago. Crystal was awarded Choreographer of the Year during her time as an instructor at the Venettes Cultural Workshop in New York from 1992 through 1998.
With the eagerness to inspire and teach dance, Crystal moved to Michigan in 1998 and became the Director of Operations and Choreographer for Artistry in Motion dance school as well as a Choreographer at Fem Fatale Dance Studio. During the time Crystal was an instructor at both Artistry in Motion and Fem Fatale Dance Studios, her students won several Gold, High Gold and Platinum awards in various dance competitons. In 2010 Crystal moved to North Carolina and in 2012 she started Get Fit & Dance in which she puts her heart and passion into every class she teaches. In addition to teaching ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, african, modern and liturgical dance, Crystal is a certified Zumba instructor, specializing in Zumba, Zumba Kids, Aqua Zumba, Zumba Sentao and Zumba Gold. Crystal and her husband, Ken II, have 3 children, Omari, Cheyenne and Ken III.