What is Contemporary?

Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical, classical ballet and even hip-hop. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and body through their movement.


Expressive and emotional outlet, self confidence, body and spacial awareness, strength, endurance

Find a Contemporary class at Rhythm!

What to Wear for Contemporary

Lycra fitted jazz shorts, leotards, leggings and fitted top, tank, or half top. No shoes. Hair pulled back from face and neck.

Click here for our complete dress code by age groups/classes.