What is Jazz Dance?
Jazz is a classical style with a modern twist.For Jazz you need the control and poise that Ballet gives you with the rhythm and timing that Tap will help with. In fact all three styles go hand in hand. Jazz Dance is often seen in Musicals and film and made popular today by such iconic artist as Gene Kelly, Michael Jackson, The pussy Cat Dolls and Britney Spears to name a few. To have a career in dance you will certainly need a good knowledge of Jazz Dance. BBO have created a fabulous Jazz syllabus which follows Jazz technique at its best.
BBO Grades One, Two, Three, Four, Five upwards
Each grade will cover specific technique suitable to that standard. Control, Balance and Rhythm is mastered at each grade. Theory and History is also taught at each level.Once standard is achieved an optional examination can be taken.