Jazz & Modern Dance is a classification shared by a broad range of dance styles. Jazz & Modern dance was a big hit in the early 50’s and is still one of the most loved dance styles all over the world today. Many believe that jazz dance is one of the most exciting and enjoyable dance styles there is. Here at Brightlights Studios, we offer a unique Jazz & Modern dance class which has a strong influence on Matt Mattox isolation technique. Matt Mattox himself contributed greatly to the development of jazz dance all over the world. Creating and developing contraction and released based exercises which are specifically designed to develop a strong jazz dance technique. Jazz Dance is the ideal way to develop well-rounded dance skills.
Each of our classes promises to be lively, energetic, and creatively diverse. Combining Jazz styles and techniques from a variety of popular dance forms which will help to build confidence, technical ability, and a high-performance quality. These classes including preparation for turning, leaps, isolation movements, traveling and across the floor work. Students will also work to improve flexibility and strength, before finishing off their class by learning choreography to some of the best well know popular songs and hit West End Musicals.