Discover your passion for dance
A co-curricular program. dance at NHS offers a wide range of disciplines at varying levels of ability. This includes the study of ballet, modern, jazz, and hip-hop. Whether you are a serious student looking to pursue dance in college, a recreational dancer, or looking to try something new, NHS Dance offers a number of different options.
The dance program focuses on technique, art appreciation, choreography, performance, composition, and history. Proper body alignment is emphasized in all classes to promote injury prevention. Students participate in dance during afternoon co-curricular activity time.
NHS Dance offers formal performance opportunities, which include the Parents Weekend Performing Arts Showcase, the Annual Winter Dance Concert, the National Dance Week Celebration, and participation in Plymouth University’s Annual Dance Premier. Informal performances include school meeting presentations. NHS students also have the opportunity to work with various guest artists who are nationally known masters of their craft.