Steps Conservatory Program

Students take a minimum of 15-18 classes per week. Each student, with the guidance of the Program Director, will design an individual course of study comprised of mandatory and elective classes, as well as specific workshops and classes created exclusively for the program.

SAMPLE THEATER DANCE/JAZZ SCHEDULE


Photo: Sofia Negron Photography, Randy Skinner Theater Dance Class
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Beg Bway Style Tap
Goodson 11:30am – 1:00pm
American Dance Machine
Theater Technique/Rep
1:00 – 2:30pm
Master Class/Guest
2:30 – 4:00/4:30pm
Int Ballet
Bernier 10:00 – 11:30am
Rep
1:30 – 3:30pm
Theater
Blackstone 4:30-6:15
Vocal
Jan Horvath 11:00am – 12:30pm
American Dance Machine
1:00 – 2:30pm
Adv Beg Tap
Goodson 2:30-4:00pm
Int Ballet
Bernier 10:00 – 11:30am
Acting
Carson 11:30am – 1:00pm
Rep
1:30 – 3:30pm
Theater
Blackstone 4:30-6:15
Int Ballet
Cave 10:00 – 11:30am
Rep
11:30am – 2:30pm
Master Class/Guest
2:30 – 4:00/4:30pm

SAMPLE BALLET/CONTEMPORARY SCHEDULE


Photo: E. Patino, Jam 4 Japan Benefit, Jana Hicks Contemporary Jazz
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Pilates
12:00 – 1:00pm
Adv Int Ballet
Kunikova 1:00 – 2:30pm
Contemporary Partnering
2:30 – 4:00pm
MindBody Yoga
10:00 – 11:30am
Contemporary Ballet
Rodriguez 12:00-1:30pm
Rep
1:30 – 3:30pm
Vocal
Jan Horvath 11:00am – 12:30pm
Adv Int Ballet
Kunikova 1:00 – 2:30pm
Master Class/Guest
2:30 – 4:00/4:30pm
Adv Contemporary
Stone 4:30-6:15
Adv Int Pro Ballet
Averty 10:00 – 11:30am
Contemporary Ballet
Rodriguez 12:00-1:30pm
Rep
1:30 – 3:30pm
Adv Int Ballet
Kunikova 1:00 – 2:30pm
Rep
11:30am – 2:30pm
Contemporary Partnering
2:30 – 4:00pm

^ Electives = Any class from the roster of daily scheduled classes

MANDATORY CLASSES

Technique classes are taught by Steps’ faculty and guest artists.

PERFORMANCE ENRICHMENT CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

  • Acting & Vocal for Dancers
  • Audition Preparation & Industry Training Workshops: Resumes, reels, headshots, websites, agent & casting director panels
  • Composition/Choreography
  • Performance Skills
  • Dance History
  • Music for Dancers
  • Repertory from various disciplines

PERFORMANCE

  • 6-10 hours of rehearsal per week
  • Students perform repertory taught by guest artists and student works twice a semester