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Lyrical dance is a dance that is combined of modern, jazz, and ballet.  It is expressive and full of emotion.  Lyrical dance has flowing dance moves.  Students are taught to tell a story through the music and movement. The movements usually are technical and precise along with using music to inspire movements with strong emotions.

Throughout this class students will become more aware of how important facial expressions are to properly perform a lyrical dance. Dancers are trying to convey an emotion and expressiveness through movement.

Movements in lyrical dance are characterized by fluidity and grace.

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