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

Combinations

Ice Cream

A lyrical piece in Waltz time using swing and syncopation to create levels and dynamics. The challenge comes when we use balance as transitions. Song is a great piece of music for all ages of love....

Exercises

Dégagés Weight/Height Change

This exercise is utilizing weight transfer as well as level change.

Exercises

Fan Kick/Jetés

This exercise incorporates a fan kick, lay out and pas de bourée with grand jetés en avant and à la seconde. It focuses on leg extension, torso release and recovery, traveling and elevation.

Combinations

Driving

This combination requires you to control the speed of your lyrical movements, at times sustained but still moving and other times fast and very distinct. While your leg lines will be long and exten...

Exercises

Enveloppé Control

This is a good leg exercise that demands control whether for the fan kick on the enveloppé.

Combinations

Sanctify

This combo blends a little bit of floorwork, technique and control, as well as some quick steps. The dynamics here are great for those who want to express various feelings in one dance, as the song...

Combinations

Fools In Love

This combination allows you to express the "Fool in Love" within you! Let that dreamy absentminded feeling guide your movements throughout this routine. Technically, you will work on spirals, body...

Exercises

Enveloppé to Turns

This exercise incorporates an enveloppé à la seconde, a hinged chug, and a double pirouette.

Combinations

In Another Time

This is a smooth lyrical combination, that has a laid back feel but still demands a lot of control. Follow the moderate tempo and feel the bluesy vibe, while extending your lines and controlling yo...

Combinations

Eet

You will be challenged with direction changes and rebounding movement in this swift lyrical routine. Breezy movements are contrasted with intricate details as well as use of resistance in oppositio...

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...