Rise Up

13 to 18 years

At ACPA, we have a great variety of dance and performing arts classes available each week.

Our Rise Up program has been designed for students aged 13-18yrs old and offers a variety of styles including Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Hip Hop, Music Theatre, Lyrical and more... 

CHOOSE A CLASS THAT SUITS YOU!

Jazz 13 - 18 yrs

Jazz 13 - 18 yrs

Our Jazz Technique classes are a great way to develop a strong foundation in technique.

Our Jazz Technique classes are a great way to develop a strong foundation in technique.

Students will work towards various turn, leap and pirouette combinations, with a focus on stretch and strength components. These classes utilise the Australian Teachers of Dancing jazz Syllabi and are a very exciting lesson to be involved in.

Students experience a combination of Commercial, Broadway and Music Theatre Jazz styles.

Tap 13 - 18 yrs

Tap 13 - 18 yrs

This amazing dance class challenges the students rhythm and overall awareness

Our Tap Dance Classes have that edgy difference; they are the perfect blend of technique made famous by Fred Astaire and most recently, Australia's professional company 'Tap Dogs'.  

From the classics to top POP music, our classes expose students to a variety of dance styles including street stomp, old school classic and commercial tap to ensure they are experienced in a broad variety of tap technique.

This amazing dance class challenges the students rhythm and overall awareness

Hip Hop 13 - 18 yrs

Hip Hop 13 - 18 yrs

Elements include Poppin, Locking, Break, New School, Old School and Urban Dance

Our energetic Kids Hip Hop Dance Classes are for kids aged between 6 and 12 years old.

These classes allow young dance students to explore the foundations of hip hop dance whilst working on their rhythm and co-ordination to develop an excellent skill set.

As one of our most popular classes, you are guaranteed your child will walk out buzzing with energy. 

Elements include Poppin, Locking, Break, New School, Old School and Urban Dance.

Ballet 13 - 18 yrs

Ballet 13 - 18 yrs

Classes utilise the Australian Teachers of Dancing syllabi relevant to the students level

Our Classical Ballet Dance Classes provide students with an environment that fosters strong discipline and focus, whilst ensuring the excitement and joy of dance.

Held at our Adelaide Dance Studio, classes are taught in our high end facility. Classes utilise the Australian Teachers of Dancing syllabi relevant to the students level, allowing them the option to participate in exams and acquire accreditation throughout their dance career.

You will find our Ballet Dance Classes are uniquely designed and catered towards those that wish to supplement other forms of dance, regain a previous passion and/or simply for its conditioning elements.

Contemporary 13 - 18 yrs

Contemporary 13 - 18 yrs

Focusses on the strength and control of the dancers legwork, utilising the technique taught in ballet and engaging the core.

Our Contemporary Dance Class focusses on the strength and control of the dancers legwork, utilising the technique taught in ballet and engaging the core.

This class also includes contact-release, floor work, fall and recovery, and improvisation characteristic of modern dance. Contemporary dance is a popular form of dance which developed during the middle twentieth century and has since grown to become one of the dominating performance genres for formally trained dancers throughout the world. Originally, contemporary dance borrowed from classical, modern and jazz styles, but has since incorporated many other styles of dance. However it is often closely related to ballet.

Acro 13 - 18 yrs

Acro 13 - 18 yrs

This amazing dance class challenges the students rhythm and overall awareness

This internationally recognized syllabi is based on safe and effective progressions with proven results in five divisions: Flexibility, Strength, Balancing, Limbering and Tumbling.

Our Acro classes have been developed to draw on dance based elements such as Ballet, Jazz. Yoga, Pilates and Gymnastics.

This beautifully set up program takes the beginner preschool level dancer from log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling effortlessly across the stage.

Boys Hip Hop 13 - 18 yrs

Boys Hip Hop 13 - 18 yrs

A fantastic learning environment taught by our Male Hip Hop instructors

Our All Boys Dance Classes combine elements of Hip Hop, Funk, Popping, Locking and Breakdance in a strong but caring masculine environment.

The All Boys Dance Classes are great for boosting self-confidence, co-ordination and discipline whilst also providing the appropriate technical aspects respective to the boy's age and ability. We understand boys and therefore have created a fantastic learning environment taught by our Male Hip Hop instructors. 

Lyrical Classes 13 - 15 yrs

Lyrical Classes 13 - 15 yrs

Our Lyrical Dance Classes…

This emotive dance style allows students to develop their story-telling skillset whilst also encouraging a strong technical foundation.

Lyrical draws on genres such as Ballet, Jazz and Contemporary and allows students to express themselves through graceful movement. There is a strong emphasis on developing the dancers illustrative abilities relevant to the songs lyrics. 

Music Theatre 13 - 18 yrs

Music Theatre 13 - 18 yrs

Our courses cover a wide variety of music theatre genres

Our Music Theatre Classes combine dancing, singing and acting all together to deliver a strong story to the audience.

This class draws on everyones broadway dream, to have their ‘name in lights’, while developing a diverse skill set. Experience theatre taught by our industry professionals who have worked tirelessly over the years in several musical and stage productions. Our courses cover a wide variety of music theatre genres including elements from musicals such as A Chorus Line, Wicked, West Side Story, Lion King, Frozen, just to name a few.