Pre-School Ballet/Tap

Ballet/Tap Combo Classes introduce the young dancer to two genres of dance. The combo class is a wonderful opportunity for dancers new to dance that would like to learn the basic techniques of both ballet and tap. The combo classes tend to keep young dancers excited interested and focused.4

Studio 65 Offers Ballet/Tap Combo Classes for Ages 3-5 years old.

Class Timetable

  Class Start Class End Teacher Room
Monday 12:00 pm 1:00 pm Jynece Avery Studio 2
Thursday 10:00 am 10:45 am Jeni Van Horn Studio 2
Friday 11:00 am 12:00 pm Taylor Thompson Studio 2
Friday 4:00 pm 5:00 pm Jynece Avery Studio 2
Saturday 10:00 am 11:00 am Taylor Thompson Studio 1
Monday
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - with Jynece Avery - at Studio 2
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:45 am - with Jeni Van Horn - at Studio 2
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 pm - with Taylor Thompson - at Studio 2
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - with Jynece Avery - at Studio 2
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 am - with Taylor Thompson - at Studio 1
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!

Jynece Avery

Jynece has been dancing for 11 years and has trained in various styles such as hip hop, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, musical theater, ballet and she now specializes in hip hop. Her favorite dance genres are hip hop and contemporary. While attending Roseville High School, she was highly involved with the dance program and became a teacher’s assistant during her junior and senior year. After graduating she became the head coach of the Roseville High School Dance Team for three years. In addition, she has performed at many dance competitions, conventions, and studio dance shows. Along with dance, she is currently attending CSU Sacramento to get her bachelors in Health Science and later her Masters in Nursing.

Taylor

My name is Taylor Thompson and I have been dancing for about seven years. I began dancing my freshman year of high school at school and then later started dancing at a local studio. I have trained in many styles of dance including Jazz, Contemporary, Modern, Tap, and Ballet. I am now studying at Sacramento State to earn my Bachelors Degree in Dance and further pursue my love for the art of dance.