Dance Classes

Trilogy offers a complete selection of dance courses including ballet, tap, jazz, modern and areal silks classes.

Dance Studios

We have three large dance studios where classes run Monday through Saturday. Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, Modern/Lyrical, Pointe, Aerial Silks and Tap are just some of the dance classes offered at Trilogy.

Dance Shows

Ballet students are the core cast members of Trilogy’s Christmas 2017 production of The Nutcracker Sweet. All Trilogy ballet instructors are professionals in their fields and either dancing with Quixotic or Kansas City Ballet.

Dress Code:

All of our dance classes have a specific dress code to allow freedom of movement and create a uniform class presence.

Ballet/ Modern/ Dance Students (boys)

  • Ballet - Boys may wear a white close fitted t-shirt, black sport leggings and black ballet shoes
  • Jazz - Tight fitting black sport shirt and black jazz/sweat pants

Ballet Dance Students (girls)

  • Ballet Tap Combo - Pink leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes, Tap shoes, and skirt/tutu if desired.
  • Pre-Ballet/ Movement - Light Blue leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes, Tap shoes, and skirt/tutu if desired.
  • Pre-Ballet / Movement - Carnation Pink leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes, skirt/tutu if desired.
  • Ballet A - Royal Blue leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes, skirt if desired.
  • Ballet B - Bright Pink leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes, skirt if desired.
  • Ballet C - Dark Teal leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes, skirt if desired.
  • Ballet D - Purple leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes, skirt if desired.
  • Ballet E - Black leotard, Pink tights, Pink ballet shoes, skirt if desired.
  • Modern - Black leotard, Black footless/convertable tights
  • Jazz - Black leotard, Black footless tights or jazz pants
  • Hip Hop - Close fitting t-shirt, and black jazz pants, crop pants or sweat pants. Jazz shoes or non - mark gym shoe.
  • Aerial Silks/Contortion/Tumbling – Leotard, tight fitting pants or leggings, and tight fitting top that covers the armpitsDance leotards and tights can be purchased through Discount Dance with coupon code that supports Trilogy.

Scroll below for a list of classes or click here for the class schedule

There is an annual class registration fee of $25 per student. This fee is required for classes.

  • August 21, 2017 - May 31, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Price Qty
2017/2018 Registration Fee $25.00 (USD)  

This level of training is designed for students who want to advance their studies and, for girls, to prepare them for pointe. The traditional ballet class format of barre, followed by center exercises is used. Correct placement and turnout continue to be emphasized. Students at this level are recommended to take Pre-Pointe class. Students who want to go on pointe must take class three times a week in order to build the necessary strength.

 

Students are automatically cast in Trilogy’s Nutcracker Sweet. A $145 production fee due at registration.

Students at this level are invited to audition for Dance Company.

An Annual Course Registration Fee of $25 is due when you register for our 2017-2018 school year.

4.5 class hours
Start Date: 8/21/2017-12/9

Monday 4:00 pm- 5:30 pm 8/21 – 12/4
Thursday 4:30 pm- 6:00 pm 8/24 – 12/7
Saturday 10:30 am- 12:00 pm 8/26 – 12/ 9
  • Ballet D
    August 21, 2017
    4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Ballet D
    August 24, 2017
    4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Ballet D
    August 26, 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Price Qty
Ballet D $740.00 (USD)  
Nutcracker Production Fee $145.00 (USD)  

This level of training is designed for students who want to advance their studies and, for students, to advance their pointe work. The traditional ballet class format of barre followed by

center exercise is used. Correct placement and turnout continue to be emphasized. Students on pointe must take class three times a week in order to build and maintain the necessary strength and technique. Students at this level, should be enrolled in Pointe class as well.

Students are automatically cast in Trilogy’s Nutcracker Sweet. A $145 production fee due at registration.

Students at this level are invited to audition for Dance Company.

4.5 class hours

Start Date: 8/21/2017

Mondays 4:00 pm-5:30 pm 8/21- 12/4
Thursdays 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm 8/24 -12/ 7

Saturdays 10:30 am- 12:00 pm 8/26 – 12/9

An Annual Course Registration Fee of $25 is due when you register for our 2017-2018 school year.
  • Ballet E
    August 21, 2017
    4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Ballet E
    August 24, 2017
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Ballet E
    August 26, 2017
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Price Qty
Ballet E $740.00 (USD)  
Nutcracker Production Fee $145.00 (USD)  

Sarah Joan Smith, a First Company member of the KC Ballet, will teach Trilogy’s youngest
children to develop dance technique and explore choreographic ideas. Age-appropriate
vocabulary from ballet and modern styles are used alongside children’s own natural
movements to promote a love of movement and creative expression. Students are
automatically cast in Trilogy’s Nutcracker Sweet as party guests and flowers in Waltz of the
Flowers.
A $145 production fee due at registration.
Mondays 5:30 -6:30 pm
Start Date 8/21 – 12/4
AGES 3-6
1 HOUR CLASSES

An Annual Course Registration Fee of $25 is due when you register for our 2017-2018 school year.
  • Pre-Ballet/Movement (Ages 3-6)
    August 21, 2017
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Price Qty
Pre-Ballet/Movement (Ages 3-6) $245.00 (USD)  

This class is fresh and fun with a combination of jazz techniques and the best hip hop moves. This class is great for those students wanting to move and have fun! Students are also eligible to audition for our Fall productions, Little Women and Hunchback of Notre Dame!
All ages
1 hour classes
Tuesday 4:30 pm-5:30 pm
8/22 – 12/5
An Annual Course Registration Fee of $25 is due when you register for our 2017-2018 school year
  • Hip Hop
    August 22, 2017
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Price Qty
Hip Hop $245.00 (USD)  

This class starts the first 45 minutes with strengthening barre and center exercises in pointe/pre pointe shoes with focus on detailed footwork. The second 45 minutes students will
learn classical variations (solos, duets, and trios) from some of the most well known ballets such as Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Nutcracker, and Paquita (in preparation for Trilogy’s

Nutcracker & Paquita next Spring!!). This class is for students placed in pre pointe and Pointe 1, but is also strongly recommended for Pointe 2.

Per placement evaluation

1.5 hour classes

Tuesdays 5:00 pm- 6:30 pm

Start Date: 8/22/2017- 12/5
An Annual Course Registration Fee of $25 is due when you register for our 2017-2018 school year.
  • Pre-Pointe/Pointe 1
    August 22, 2017
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Price Qty
Pre-Pointe/Pointe 1 $250.00 (USD)  

Class is designed for students to build upon basic techniques learned in Ballet A or the equivalent. Students will work on flexibility, full barre work and full center work. Students will be given exercises that will develop their coordination, strength, and musicality. They will also work on their technique and be expected to retain steps and combinations. They will understand vocabulary, focusing on turnout and body alignment.

Students are automatically cast in Trilogy’s Nutcracker Sweet as party guests and Mother Ginger’s children. A $145 production fee due at registration.

 

Tuesdays 5:00 pm- 6:30 pm
Start Date 8/22-12/5
  • Ballet B
    August 22, 2017
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Price Qty
Ballet B $360.00 (USD)  
Nutcracker Production Fee $145.00 (USD)  

This class starts with a motivating warm up, followed by progressions across the floor. It finishes up with energized choreographed routines, using the hottest moves! Students will

learn exciting jazz styles including; Fosse, Lyrical, Hatchett’s “VOP”, Broadway, Pop, and Classic Jazz. Students are also eligible to audition for our Fall productions, Little Women and Hunchback of Notre Dame!

 

1 hour classes

Start Date: 8/22/2017-12/5

Jazz 1/2
Tuesday 6:30 pm- 7:30 pm

8/22 – 12/5

Jazz 2/3
Tuesday 8:30 pm- 9:30 pm

8/22 – 12/5

An Annual Course Registration Fee of $25 is due when you register for our 2017-2018 school year
  • Jazz 1/2
    August 22, 2017
    6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Jazz 2/3
    August 22, 2017
    8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Price Qty
Jazz 1/2 $245.00 (USD)  
Jazz 2/3 $245.00 (USD)  

Class is designed for ages 10+ to build upon basic techniques learned in Ballet B or the equivalent. Students will work on flexibility, full barre work, and full center work. Students will be given exercises that will develop their coordination, strength, and musicality. Students at this level are recommended to take pre-pointe. They will also work on their technique and be expected to retain steps and combinations. They will understand vocabulary, focusing on turnout and body alignment.

Students are automatically cast in Trilogy’s Nutcracker Sweet as flowers in Waltz of the Flowers. A $145 production fee due at registration.

Students at this level are invited to audition for Dance Company.

3 class hours
Tuesdays 6:30 pm- 8:00 pm
8/22 – 12/5 &
Thursdays 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm
8/24 – 12/7
  • Ballet C
    August 22, 2017
    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Ballet C
    August 24, 2017
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Price Qty
Ballet C $560.00 (USD)  
Nutcracker Production Fee $145.00 (USD)  

The modern class will be an intermediate class based on the Lester Horton technique. It will help students learn a greater awareness of their body alignment and develop
core strength. This is a very technical method ,which will help students grow in their understanding of movement, balance, and strength. Students are also eligible to audition for

our Fall productions, Little Women and Hunchback of Notre Dame!

1 hour classes

Tuesday 7:30 pm- 8:30 pm
8/22 – 12/5

An Annual Course Registration Fee of $25 is due when you register for our 2017-2018 school year.
  • Modern/Lyrical
    August 22, 2017
    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Price Qty
Modern/Lyrical $245.00 (USD)