PSI PHI BETA STEP TEAM

ABOUT

 

 

The AREA Psi Phi Beta HBCU Ready Program will introduce students in metropolitan Atlanta to the fine arts culture of Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Through this exposure, our students will appreciate the rich cultures and histories behind these illustrious institutions and will identify them as “schools of choice” as they matriculate through their academic and artistic careers.

 

 

 

PILLARS

 

PILLARS

Young Artists in our program will be exposed to the various genres of dance key to the HBCU Experience:

  • Step
  • Hip Hop
  • HBCU Band Auxiliary Dance
  • Core Dance Training
  • HBCU Ready Activities

TEAMS & ENSEMBLES

 

AREA/Psi Phi Beta Competitive Step Team (CAU Experience)

This competitive step team will be for artists of Elementary/Middle  School age who wish to focus on the genre of stepping. This team will represent AREA and Psi Phi Beta in local and national step competitions. Participants in this program will also have exposure to the Core Dance Training.

 

 

 

 

AREA/Psi Phi Beta Competitive Performance Ensemble (SpelHouse Experience)

This ensemble will be for young artists who wish to focus on the various genres of dance related to the HBCU Experience. This ensemble will represent AREA in local performances and some step and dance (local) competitions.

 

CLASSES & STRUCTURE

CLASSES AND STRUCTURE
In line with the HBCU Experience. Students in the various ensembles will register for “credit hours” based upon a “Matriculation Schedule. Participation in competitions and performances require that students are enrolled in the required courses related to their ensemble:

AREA/Psi Phi Beta Competitive Step Team (CAU Experience)

This competitive step team will be for artists of Elementary/Middle  School age who wish to focus on the genre of stepping. This team will represent AREA and Psi Phi Beta in local and national step competitions. Participants in this program will also have exposure to the Core Dance Training.

AREA/Psi Phi Beta Competitive Performance Ensemble (SpelHouse Experience)

This ensemble will be for young artists who wish to focus on the various genres of dance related to the HBCU Experience. This ensemble will represent AREA in local performances and some step and dance (local) competitions.

 

CAU EXPERIENCE CLASSES               SPELHOUSE EXPERIENCE CLASSES
Fundamentals of Step Class  Fundamentals of Step Class
Core Essentials  Core Essentials
Beginner Hip Hop  HBCU Majorette Experience (female students only)
Step Team Competitive Rehearsal          Beginner/ Intermediate Hip Hop
Beginner/Intermediate Technique