Rising Stars at Eclipse - The area's best studio for your child's first dance experience!
Classes    
     All classes are specialized for each performing arts area, taught by college educated staff and in an nurturing environment. Each student is encouraged to  expand their individual talents
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Tiny Dancers- Ages 2-3
 An introductory class for beginner dancers with a creative movement structure and ballet technique base. Children will be exposed to ballet terms through songs and movement.
Tiny Dancer classes are perfect for the beginner ballerina ages 2-3. Class size is limited (732)564-7772
Pre-Ballet- Ages 3-4
 This Ballet class is geared for dancers who have completed at least one year of Tiny Dancers or are ages 3-4. This class will expand on the Tiny Dancer Curriculum as well as introduce more advanced ballet terminology and steps

Tiny Tumblers- Ages 2-4
This gymnastics based class introduces toddlers to the sport of gymnastics. Little ones will have tons of fun learning floor tumbling, using the balance beam and trampoline

Boppin' Tots- Ages 4-5
This class is our 45 minute jazz based class for dancers who love to MOVE! Dancers will learn introductory jazz steps set to fun, upbeat music 

Ballet/Tap combo- Ages 5 & 6
This class introduces students to the world of ballet and tap. They will experience half a class of ballet technique and the other with tap technique. This is a great class designed to have your little dancer explore dance!
Ballet/Tap Combo Classes allows young dancers to have the best of both worlds! Your child will enjoy 30 mins of ballet technique and 30 mins of tap technique each week
Ballet Levels I-IV
Always known as the true foundation for any dance discipline, ballet is essential to a dancer’s progress. Through the discipline of ballet technique, students improve in grace, strength, coordination, flexibility and fluidity. Class consists of barre, center and across the floor work.

Pointe- Levels I & II
 This class is for the more serious dancer who has had at least 3 years of ballet training. This class requires 2 ballet classes per week as well as teacher evaluation/recommendation 
Rising Stars at Eclipse Pointe Classes are offered for level IV ballet. Students must have at least 3 years of ballet experience as well as take 2 ballet classes per week. Instructor recommendation is required
Tap Levels I-IV
This fun and upbeat class is unbeatable for developing coordination, rhythm and musicality. Students from beginners to advanced will enjoy learning tap steps and combinations. Classes include a warm-up, center technique and combinations, as well as steps traveling across the floor.

Jazz Levels- I -IV
This class is upbeat and high energy. Emphasis is on skills and technique through warm-up, stretches, and rhythmic combinations using popular music. The newest of styles and skills in turning and leaping are covered in class and students enjoy being on the “cutting edge” when dancing with their friends. Great jazz technique is also a great physical workout. Students are challenged and motivated in this class
Rising Stars at Eclipse offers multiple class/sibling discounts! It is now more affordable than ever to allow your child to explore their love of dance at Rising Stars!
Lyrical Levels I-IV
Lyrical dance challenges dancers to use motion to interpret music and express emotion. Lyrical movements attempt to show the meaning of the music. Lyrical is a very passionate and emotional dance style. It portrays certain emotions such as love, and tells a story through every movement made through a strong ballet and jazz foundation.

Hip-Hop Levels I-IV
Learn some of the fundamentals of Hip Hop Dance including Popping, Locking, Waving, Robot, Ticking, Gliding and Floor Moves. This class will help improve your coordination and self-esteem on the dance floor. Each class begins with a warm up which includes isolations, stretching, abs and push ups. After class is great for students who just want to warm up. The class focuses on technique in Hip Hop, followed by cutting edge choreography based on musicality. For those students who want to have fun
Rising Stars at Eclipse offers Hip-Hop for ages 6+. Age appropriate moves are explored in class. Lead by Miss Bonnie Lincoln, the New Jersey nets former Captain, class is sure to be a blast!
Tumbling Levels I-IV
Ready, OK! This class is great for any student who loves to tumble and cheer. Emphasis is on strong foundation for floor tumbling skills. Students will gain confidence and skills with this class

Irish Step Dance Level I & II
The Irish Step Program is available for students ages 6 and up. This program teaches traditional Irish Step moves while providing students with the opportunity to explore the Irish Heritage


Now Offering Irish Step Dance for ages 4+. Perfect for any dancer who wishes to learn this  Irish traditional Dance

















Musical Theatre level I -III
  Ages 6











Musical Theatre is designed to develop comprehensive musical theatre skills including theatre dance, partnering, acting, character development and chorus singing. This class will be an excellent opportunity for students to prepare for school or community theatre auditions as well as developing confidence and stage presence in young dancers.

TLC ( Turns, Leaps and Conditioning) Ages 10+ 
For the more serious dancer who wishes to add to their weekly technique classes focusing primarily on turns, leaps and dancer conditioning