Dance Classes at DEPAC

Ballet ~

Classical dance form characterized by grace and precision of movement and by elaborate formal gestures,steps, and poses characterized.  Cecchetti Method is taught at Dance Extensions.

Lyrical ~

This form of dance combines the use of flexibility, grace and control with either the style of jazz or ballet.

Contemporary ~

A more modern style of Lyrical.

Jazz ~

Broadway and Fossi styles. Various dances characterized by the use of improvisation and influenced by rhythms and techniques of jazz music.

Contortion ~

Complete focus on the flexibility in the back and legs combined with the technique and grace of ballet.  For more information click on the Contortion, more info option.

Hip Hop ~

Contemporary dance moves performed to modern urban music.

Pilates ~

Focus on strengthening the core of the body.

Tumbling ~

Work on the mats. Cartwheels, front and back walkovers, handsprings, tucks, etc.

Optional Competitive Teams

Talk to Dawn or Betsy for information about our teams!

~Baby Company

~Mini Contortion & Dance Co.

~Junior Contortion & Dance Co.

~Senior Contortion & Dance Co.

You must be invited to be on the competitive team.  Other than competing, the competitive team does a lot of extra performing at different events in the  Pittsburgh area.