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

Combinations

White Flag

This combo starts right away so be ready!! The energy and focus for this piece is FIGHTER! This piece is meant to be performed with the song White Flag by Bishop Briggs. The symbolism of "white fla...

Christina Woodard "Travel/Lines/Turn Nation!" - Jazz Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Exercises

Travel/Lines/Turn Nation!

Combine quick footwork, technique, lines, and upper body stretch with a side of smooth:-) A clever mix all bundled into one just to keep you on your toes.

Combinations

I Love You

This combo takes its viewer on a journey. Beginning with intricate stationary movement and in just a few counts asking for the dancer to dig in, travel and expand all lines.

Christina Woodard "Roll Piqué Turn Reach" - Lyrical Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Exercises

Roll Piqué Turn Reach

This exercise encompasses work on relevé with sudden and controlled drop to the floor. The inside and outside pirouettes are able to be evolved! This exercise is a great mix of many things!

Christina Woodard "Carve/Trick/Reach" - Contemporary Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Exercises

Carve/Trick/Reach

This exercise asks for extended arms (carving through the space), a small jump with hands on the floor, and big overhead reaches with accents as you bring the arms down.  

Combinations

Survival

This beginner combo takes you from smooth, slow paced movement that sets the mysterious tone...to hard hitting clean lines and dynamic accents.

Christina Woodard "Pop and Roll" - Jazz Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Exercises

Pop and Roll

Blending technique and traveling, with jumps and floor work.  This exercise gives you the option to change up improv and show different intentions on the 4 extra counts.

Combinations

Where My Heart Is

This combo transitions between length, strength and spiraling within your movement (especially torso) where the choreo is as important as the emotional execution. Think of an obstacle you've had to...

Christina Woodard "Boom Boom Pow" - Jazz Online Dance Class/Choreography Tutorial
Exercises

Boom Boom Pow

Want to work your technique, versatility, and texture? This is the progression that combines it all. Combining big full body movement with clean strong lines, this progression takes you dancing acr...

Christina Woodard "Where's Your Weight?" - Jazz Online Dance Class/Choreography
Exercises

Where's Your Weight?

This exercise combines, turn technique, directional changes, balance and working for greater length in your lines!

Again & Again

This combination calls for accents, fluidity and physicality. Using crisp, sharp movements in contrast to moments of more resistance and suspension - the combination works to bring all of this to m...

Combinations

How Low Do We Go

This combination is a blend of style, technique, power and agility. It challenges you to find and extend your jazz lines, travel, use your levels, and practice specifics in articulating the choreog...