LFM partners with Becca Swisher's Tippy Toe Dance Studio to provide after school group dance lessons to our Kindergarten and Elementary students. Becca Swisher is a classically trained dancer and owner of Tippy Toe Dance Studio. She has trained and performed in styles of dance including Ballet, Modern, Hip Hop and International Folk. Becca has worked locally as a choreographer for organizations such as Pentacle Theater, Corban University, Oregon School for the Deaf, Howard Street Charter School and Blanchet Catholic School. She enjoys her time teaching dance, raising her daughter Rylee and partnering with LFM to bring dance to more children in Salem.
Classes offered Oct. 2015-June 2016:
Ballet- LFM's introductory to Ballet class teaches basic motor skills and body coordination through the structure and technique of classical ballet. Dancers will learn ballet vocabulary, musicality and confidence through creative movement. The culture and traditions of Ballet instill lessons of dedication and discipline.
Ballet-Tuesdays 3:00 to 3:30
Hip Hop- Through introductory Hip Hop at LFM, dancers will gain a knowledge of this highly stylized and athletic art form. This class will include lessons on body isolations, free style and a strong sense of rhythm.
Hip Hop- Thursdays 3:00 to 3:30
Learn more about Becca and her studio at www.tippytoedancestudio.com