Petite/Youth Jazz

Jazz is a technique where students learn the basics of moving through the use of fun songs from pop, contemporary and Broadway styles. Jazz is a technique that is ballet based but is high energy and fast paced! Jazz focuses on core strength, flexibility, technique, jumps and turns, isolation’s and weight changes while learning new steps and exciting new choreography!

Petite/Youth Jazz Tech Int/Adv Monday 5pm-6pm This is just a technique class they will not perform in the recital

Petite/Youth Jazz Int/Adv Monday 7pm-8pm This is a recital class and will have a dance for the end of the year showcase.

Petite/Youth Jazz Int Tuesday 4pm-5pm This is a recital class and will have a dance for the end of the year showcase.

Youth/Junior Jazz Int Thursday 4pm-5pm This Is a recital class and will have a dance for the end of the year showcase.

Youth/Junior Jazz Beg/Int Friday 6pm-7pm This Is a recital class and will have a dance for the end of the year showcase.

Petite/Youth Jazz Beg/Int Saturday 11am-12pm This Is a recital class and will have a dance for the end of the year showcase.

Class Timetable

  Class Start Class End Teacher Room
Monday 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Jeni Van Horn Studio 1
Monday 7:00 pm 8:00 pm Demi Walton Studio 2
Tuesday 4:00 pm 5:00 pm Demi Walton Studio 2
Thursday 4:00 pm 5:00 pm Jeni Van Horn Studio 2
Friday 6:00 pm 7:00 pm Demi Walton Studio 2
Saturday 11:00 am 12:00 pm Demi Walton, Jeni Van Horn Studio 2
Monday
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm - with Jeni Van Horn - at Studio 1
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - with Demi Walton - at Studio 2
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - with Demi Walton - at Studio 2
Thursday
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - with Jeni Van Horn - at Studio 2
Friday
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm - with Demi Walton - at Studio 2
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm - with Demi Walton - at Studio 2
Demi Walton

Demi Walton received her BA Degree in Dance from Sacramento State University studying under many influential artists. Training under the artistic direction of KAST Performing Arts Keith and Summer Turk and Pepper Von. Her dance team experience began on the Oakmont High School Dance Team and she continues dancing on her College dance team as a Sacramento State Hornet Dancer. Currently, Demi dances as a Kings Dancer for the Stockton Kings.

Jeni Van Horn

Jeni started since the age of 4 years old. Jeni has trained extensively in Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Ballet, and Pointe work. Jeni grew up dancing in the Sacramento area and has ben the recipient of numerous awards while competing as a dancer. Throughout High School Jeni danced on the prestige Rocklin High school Dance Team and competed with the team all 4 years where she started choreographing dances for the team as well as the Dance Show. Jeni danced for the Sacramento State fair as part of the Step up Dance Team. Jeni has taught children of all ages for the last 11 years throughout the Sacramento area. She regular is highly sought after as a choreographer for solos, duos & trios. Jeni has coached the Whitney and Rocklin High School Dance Team and is the Current Coach for the Roseville High School Dance Team. Jeni high energy level and challenging choreography brings her dancers to the next level, winning prestigious awards while watching her dancers grow. Jeni’s goal as a teacher is to always challenge her students technically and from them to always strive to do their best, but most importantly for her students to have fun and love coming to class and learning everything she has to offer.

It has been Jeni’s lifelong dream to own her own Studio and now that the dream has become a reality which she is looking forward to sharing the passion with her students. Jeni’s experience in knowing what is takes to run a successful State Of the Art Studio can be partly attributed to the many roles she held in her previous position that has helped prepare her for her role as Studio Director. Jeni’s favorite saying is you work hard, stay strong and believe in yourself you can accomplish anything! Jeni is excited to share all the new and exciting programs Studio 65 Dance Company has to offer the Sacramento area and to share her expertise and passion for the love of dance with you!