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

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...

Exercises

Prep for Fan Kick

This across the floor is an introduction to fan kicks. Starting low with a rotation of the body, using weight changes preparations, and ending with the fan kick.

Combinations

Gentle Savior

This combo is first and foremost asking you to "tell your story". Surrender yourself to the music & lyrics, and find your intentions behind the movement. This is a great exercise in matching ea...

Combinations

Fingernail Moon

The tempo for this dance is a vibrant 3/4 times. Connect your steps, make your limbs long and reaching for the moon. You will be working with releases and contractions, as well as sustained positio...

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

Where I Stood

The song is on the bitter sweet side, and you will need to represent that feeling throughout your body language with clean lines, contractions, releases and spirals.

Combinations

Soon We’ll Be Found

This combination incorporates a wide range of skills, including floor work, turns, extensions, sautés and jetes. It calls upon you to use all your technique, but at the same time abandon yourself t...

Exercises

Back Cabrioles

This exercise focuses on back cabrioles, in place and traveling. The steps are fast to keep the momentum going.

Combinations

Between

Musicality, musicality: this is what this dance calls for. It comprises of a lot of sustained movements, direction changes as well as some clear arms and hands positions. Pay attention to those....