Each year ends with spring recital at the Centennial Concert Hall. The Recital is always an exciting part of a dancer’s development as a performer. All classes, with the exception of Tutus for Two, are included in the recital. There are typically three recitals, all participating students will be purchasing a costume (See Dress Code & Policies for costume details).
Yuvaan Dance Academy offers quality dance instruction done with care. We provide a variety of classes taught by a qualified and experienced teaching faculty.
Ballet is referred to as the backbone of different types dance forms. It is an interesting form of dance. The person performing ballet looks very elegant at all postures. The techniques to do ballet where developed many years ago. To become a perfect ballet dancer you must be highly disciplined and trained and must have qualities of dedication and hard work. Proper dedication is required to glide effortlessly across the stage. One thing that all ballet dancers have in common is the love for beauty, grace and disciple. This type of dance style can be learnt by both man and woman.
Bharatnatyam is an Indian classical dance form having its origin in India. This dance form was first seen in the temples of Tamil Nadu, one of the states of India. It is a dance form practiced by both males and females. It is known among all for its tenderness of graceful expressions and posses and beauty of the dance steps. Dancers wear anklets while performing which consists of numerous copper bells attached. Dancers must excel in the art of perfect ringing of bells in the anklets and must also have proper control over it. Bharatnatyam is one of the well-known types of dance in India.
In types of Indian dance, Kathak is one which originated in the north Indian land. Among the many dance name list, Kathak is one beautiful form of art. Nomadic bards of ancient Northern India are known to lay down the foundation of this dance form. They were known as storyteller or Kathakars. The performers usually wear the famous Lehenga Choli costume while dancing. Even the copper bells used in Bharatnatyam are used in this dance form.
Break dance also known as a street dance was originated by Puerto Rican Youths and African Americans. This dance form consists of four major movements – power moves, downrock, toprock and freezes. This is a modern kind of dance that involves abstract body steps, that may or may not convey anything. It is usually practiced by the youth.
It will come in another types of western dance which almost everyone knows and is performed all around the world. Salsa was originated in New York due to the strong influences from Latin America. Arms are used by the lead dancers to communicate with the followers. In these types of dances, the major expressive movements are done by the lower part of the body that is the hips, the body and legs.
The upper body remains at its level. Salsa can be performed in different styles which can be identified on the basis of foot patterns, turns and figures, on the basis of timing, body rolls, dance influence, attitude and the way the partners hold each other while dancing.