Hip Hop & Popping

Classes for All Ages and Levels

Hip Hop IA & IBAges 7-10Haleigh Stewart/Lauren Terrien/Bella Baker
Hip Hop IIA & IIBAges 10+Haleigh Stewart
Hip Hop III & IVPlacementHaleigh Stewart
Boy’s PoppingAges 7+James Felix
Coed Popping WorkshopsAges 10+James Felix

Hip Hop Class Descriptions

Hip Hop IA & IB
This class teaches the fundamentals of hip hop in a fun, energetic atmosphere.

Hip Hop IIA & IIB
This class begins to break down the different styles of hip hop, which include basic grooves, breaking, hitting, locking, tutting, waving, and more. The dancer will learn the fundamentals of breaking and basic stunts, while building his or her confidence as a performer.

Hip Hop III (placement only)
Building upon level II, this class explores more urban street styles such as locking, popping, krump and funk. The dancer will learn to find his or her own personal style through freestyle exercises and build confidence as a performer. Hip Hop III explores the history and current styles of this genre. The dancer will learn intricate combinations and advanced hip hop choreography.

Hip Hop IV (placement only)
This year’s Hip Hop IV class will be held in conjunction with Hip Hop III and will include an additional 30 minutes of class work.

Boy’s Popping
Popping and/or Poplocking is a form of Robotic and fluid movements. This class will introduce “Popping” at its core fundamentals. Hitting, waving, gliding, tutting, etc. are some of the core fundamentals that will be taught and will directly lead into our choreography for the term.

Coed Popping Workshop
Have you ever wanted to learn popping in the hip hop world or just brush up on technique? Look no further. Join “Mr. James” for Popping 101. Once a month (September, October, November, January, February, March, and April), we will be going over different styles and techniques in the Popping/Boogaloo world. Open to all ages 10+ on the third Friday of these months from 6-7:15 p.m

Our Instructors
Haleigh Stewart, Lauren Terrien, Bella Baker, James Felix



Explore our class schedule and register online. You are also able to pay for your tuition and dance registrations via the client portal.