DANCE STYLES OFFERED

Combo Class (Tap & Ballet)

Combo Class (Tap & Ballet)

1 Hr of ballet and tap for 3-4 year olds

Mommy & Me

Musical Theatre

For ages of 12 months – 2 years old.  A class designed to teach young toddlers rhythm, jumps, dance and tumbling all while creating memories with their parent.

Tap Dance

Tap

A genre of dance which allows your feet to become instruments, making sound and music.

Jazz Dance

Jazz

An energetic form of dance with a ballet foundation. Mostly used with theatrical or high intensity music.

Ballet

Ballet

Promotes physical strength, agility and develops an understanding of music and rhythm while generating a love of movement.

Pointe

Pointe

Classical ballet teaching putting all of the dancer’s weight on the tip of their toes.

Musical Theater

Musical Theatre

Where dance, theatrics, and song all combine to create a storyline in a musical show.

Hip Hop

Hip Hop

Learn the urban street style movement performed to hip hop music.

Pre-Pointe

Pre Pointe

Classes to strengthen dancer’s ankles and feet and transitioning from Ballet shoes to Pointe.

Contemporary

Contemporary

A Style of dance which combines ballet, jazz, and improvisation.

Acro

Acro

Focuses on blending elements of technical dancing with acrobatic tricks.

Latin Fuzion

Adult/Kids Latin Fuzion

A combination of Latin Dancing and Jazz.

Technique

Technical

Where students focus on their jumps, turns, leaps, splits and strengthening their bodies.

Afro Caribbean

African Dance

African Dance encompasses a spectrum of movement and rhythmic movements.

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About The Owner

Originally from The Bronx, New York, Elyssa was introduced to the art of dance at the age of four. She started her training at Fancy Feet Dance Studio in Bronx, NY and then excelled in the renowned Broadway Dance Center in the heart of Manhattan. Elyssa is trained in ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, hip hop, modern, contemporary, street jazz, and latin dance. Her unique style and unmatched talent has given her the chance to dance with the top choreographers in the country including “So You Think You Dance” choreographers Wade Robson, Mia Michaels, Brian Friedman and Brian Green among others.

Our Testimonials

WHO WE ARE

OUR PIVOT DANCE CENTER MISSION IS TO MERGE STYLE AND CLASS TO QUALITY DANCE TRAINING. WE ACHIEVE THIS GOAL BY REMAINING CURRENT IN CHOREOGRAPHY AND TEACHING METHODS, PRACTICING GOOD SPORTSMANSHIP, AND ENCOURAGING GROWTH BOTH AS A DANCER AS WELL AS A ROLE MODEL FOR OUR FUTURE GENERATION. HERE AT PDC WE BELIEVE THAT DANCE SHOULD BE CREATIVE, INSPIRING AND FUN FOR ALL AGES.

 WE ARE PROUD TO BE THE VERY FIRST DANCE STUDIO IN HAMPTON ROADS TO PARTNER WITH PARENTS AGAINST BULLYING AND BRING AWARENESS TO THE MENTAL AND PHYSICAL DANGERS OF BULLYING.

 

CORE VALUES

  1. PASSION-OUR TEAM IS DEDICATED TO SHARE OUR PASSION OF DANCE WITH YOU.
  2. LOYALTY- WE LOVE AND APPRECIATE THE RELATIONSHIPS THAT WE BUILD WITH OUR PARTNERSHIPS, CUSTOMERS AND TEAM MEMBERS.
  3. FUN- PDC IS WHERE HARD WORK AND FUN CAN CO-EXIST.
  4. HUMILITY- ALWAYS STRIVING TO UPLIFT ONE ANOTHER
  5. BOLDNESS- REMAINING CONFIDENT IN OURSELVES AND WHAT WE OFFER OUR COMMUNITY
  6. INTEGRITY- KEEPING ALIGNED WITH OUR MORALS AND VALUES BY SHOWING RESPECT AND GENERATING TRUST
  1. CREATIVITY- WE’RE CONSISTENTLY LOOKING TO EVOLVE AND MAKE THE EXPERIENCE WITH PIVOT BETTER THAN BEFORE
  1. DIVERSITY- INCLUSIVITY AND ACCEPTANCE ALWAYS!