Learn to dance from our lyrical dance tutorials, taught by the best dance teachers, including combinations, exercises, and warm-ups for any skill level.

Exercises

Traveling Rond De Jambe

A routine across the floor that plays with length and contraction, balance and weight changes.

Combinations

Rue's Lullaby

This piece is about paying tribute, tribute to whatever it is that you can connect to. We are using precise, direct gestures as well as fluid steps to create.

Exercises

Pirouette Connection

This exercise will help the dancers find the connection to their passé from the core.

Exercises

Pirouette With Floor Work

While working on your pirouettes, I want to introduce a way to start combining floor rolls within a 2 count of eight combination that changes from right to left. This exercise utilizes your plié, p...

Combinations

Halo

Incorporating basic skills such as chaîné turns, pirouettes, sautés and simple floor work, this lyrical combination really flows, but has clear beats and easy to follow counts. An uplifting, feel g...

Combinations

Only Hope

In this combination, the heartfelt, hopeful lyrics of the song are brought to life through expressive port de bras, simple floorwork, and traveling phrases that include chaînés, sautés and single p...

Exercises

Sauté With ¼ Turn

This exercise incorporates ¼ turn sautés in passé with traveling steps and port de bras, and finishes with a balance in pique attitude. It focuses on developing coordination of arms and legs, eleva...

Combinations

Free Fallin'

This lyrical routine will make you listen to the lyrics and backing music for musicality. Don't forget to transition weight quickly for dynamic movements.

Exercises

Single Pirouette

An 8 count phrase that combines traveling steps in preparation for single pirouettes, and focuses on developing supporting leg strength and finding balance.

Combinations

Don't Let The Sun Go Down

Strong, expressive gestures combine with basic technical skills (including single inside and outside pirouettes, chaînés and simple floor work) in this emotionally rousing Oleta Adams version of th...