Our Dancing Courses

Professional Dancing Course Outline

Our Dancing Course

Course of Performing Arts (Dance) offered by the Todak Academy aims to produce individuals who are competent and smart real balanced in terms of intellectual, spiritual, emotional and physical well prepared to meet the challenges in the future. Curriculum program is designed as a way with the purpose to forming an individual who has the knowledge, dynamism, skill and confidence, particularly for implementing programs and projects related to culture, art and heritage preservation. Through a balanced curriculum in terms of knowledge and skills in the performing arts, this program is expected to produce professional individuals who preserve our heritage.

Dancer team in studio

Street dance

Total Fee: RM250

 

It is a creative form of dance that consists of various paced routines. By its wildest definition, it can include a wide range of styles such as Hip-Hop, Breaking, Popping, Locking, Girl Style, Urban Choreo, Street Jazz and Free Style.
Street dance is a full-body, high energy dance that is suitable for both beginners and advanced dancers, and can benefit people of all ages. It helps build strength, stamina, coordination, and muscle memory. It is a very fun and energetic dance that has become very popular now in music videos, movies and many other types of performances. Street dance is able to fuse with all kind of dance styles, as it is one of the most free expressing dance form with rooms to improvise and grow.

Kids hip-hop

Total Fee: RM250

 

This is a fun Hip-Hop class for ages 5-8 (mini) and ages 9-13! In this fun beginner class, it teaches the fundamentals of Hip-Hop movement and style to appropriate Hip-Hop music. The classes are exciting with a focus on developing a young dancer’s self-confidence and esteem through performance skills unique to this style of dance. Getting your children involved in our Hip-Hop class can provide them with plenty of physical, mental and social benefits.

Age: 5 – 8 (mini) / 9 – 13
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: No experience necessary

 

Hip-hop adult

If you have never danced before or tried Hip-Hop, this is your course. This introductory level Hip-Hop class is open to all adult students without any prior dance experience. This foundation class focuses on building technical skills, freestyle ability and mastering the basic of Hip-Hop choreography. Students will be challenged to improve their coordination, musicality and groove. This class incorporates basic dance vocabulary, placement and movement in a specific technique, which in turn prepares you to progress to the more advanced stages of Hip-Hop dance.

Level: Beginner
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: No experience necessary

Street jazz

Total Fee: RM250

 

Street Jazz blends Jazz and Street Dance together for an intense workout and expresses the hottest moves seen in the latest music videos. This unique style of dance is taken from the classical elements of Jazz, but placed in the modern environment. Basically, it was created to be a “cool” form of jazz incorporating moves from other street dance styles.
Level: Beginner
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: No experience necessary

Girl style

Total Fee: RM250

 

Calling all girls! Girl Style dance is a more feminine interpretive version of dance while incorporating various movements in the genre of street dance. Have fun and learn energetic moves that are sexier, more fluid and feminine. In this introductory level, students learn through grounded movements, body isolations, strong hits and flowing movements suitable for the female body – all with a subtle twist of sexy!Level: Beginner
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: No experience necessary

Zumba fitness

Total Fee: RM250

 

Zumba is a popular Latin dance-inspired fitness program that involves dance and aerobic elements. The word “Zumba” comes from a Colombian word that means to move fast and have fun, which is just how people describe the routine. Zumba exercises include using upbeat Latin music from a variety of dance styles – salsa, merengue, mambo, flamenco, cha cha, reggaeton, samba, belly dancing, hip hop music, tango, etc. It is an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party that is moving millions of people toward joy and health. If you enjoy high energy, motivating music, and like to try unique moves and combinations, Zumba may be your ticket to fitness!
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: No experience necessary

 

Zumba kids

Total Fee: RM250

 

Our Zumba Kids class is perfect for our younger Zumba fans! Kids from 5-11 years old get the chance to be active and jam out to their favourite music. Zumba Kids classes feature kid-friendly routines based on original Zumba choreography. We break down the steps, add games, activities and cultural exploration elements into the class structure. Zumba Kids helps develop a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of children’s lives by making fitness fun. Classes incorporate key childhood development elements like leadership, respect, team work, confidence, self-esteem, memory, creativity, coordination, cultural awareness.
Age: 5 – 11 years
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: No experience necessary

Intro to salsa

Total Fee: RM250

 

Also known as the “intro” class, this course is aimed for anyone who think they have two left feet and no experience at all in salsa. We start from the very beginning with all the salsa basics by working on the basic footwork and understanding of the music rhythm and timing without the added pressure of having to ‘do it’ with someone else. We will then gradually introduce the fundamentals of partner dancing, basic lead and following techniques, turns and how to put it all together into basic figures and fun easy flowing variations. Don’t worry, your first attempts at dancing with someone who is likely their absolute first steps in salsa too. Slowly and surely, that is the moto – and it works!
Level: Beginner
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: Partners welcome but not necessary and no experience necessary

 

Salsa 1

Total Fee: RM250

 

This level is for those who feel they are ready to move on from the introduction of salsa. This course will explore how you can change the look of the basics you have learned without changing your basic steps. Here we introduce salsa holds, leading and following skills that will be the ground throughout the salsa levels. We think of this beginner level as the foundation to a building – if your foundation is good, you can build as high as you like!
Level: Improved
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: Requires basic salsa techniques and permission of the instructor

Intro to belly dance

Total Fee: RM250

 

This class introduces you to the amazing world of belly dance! You will learn the history, terminology, basic movements, isolation and rhythms that apply to all forms of belly dance. The emphasis is on building a strong foundation of movement from which a belly dancer can grow to the next level. Instructions are presented in an easy-to-follow format, which includes technique breakdown, drills, combination sets and personalized pointers, all designed to help you apply the movements you learn in class. Learn to express your inner goddess in a safe, supportive class designed for everyone, regardless of shape and age.

Level: Beginner
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: No experience necessary

 

Belly dance 1

Total Fee: RM250

 

This class is for graduates of the “Intro” class who are ready to take it to the next level. We will be reviewing, drilling and perfecting all the moves and studying new movements weekly. In this level, you will learn to travel, layer movements and introduced to a more complex set of new movements to increase coordination and precision. The main focus is to take your dancing to the next level by teaching your muscle memory to perform various movements at once, such as traveling with a twisting shimmy while doing a grapevine with a basic Arabic step. Your ability to do these movements will catapult your belly dancing skills from a beginner level into the intermediate realm, where doing multiple layered movements is standard.

Level: Improved
Duration: 1 hour per class
Requirements: Requires basic belly dance techniques and permission of the instructor