Pittsburgh CLO Academy

Adult Classes

CLO Academy is happy to offer introductory dance classes for Ages 18+! Adult Classes are a welcoming, non-judgemental way to learn a new skill or re-introduce yourself to the world of dance.  Classes conveniently meet once a week in the evenings.


Course Descriptions

Adult Ballet
Instructor: Patty Maloney
Monday • 5:00-6:00pm

Learn this essential technique in a fun and welcoming atmosphere! This course willteach correct ballet terminology while building your muscle strength, flexibility and proper body alignment.


Adult Tap: Beginner
Instructor: Patty Maloney
Monday • 6:00-7:00pm

Explore the foundations of Tap technique while mastering the fundamental steps, understanding the correct terminology, demonstrating a well-developed sense of rhythm, and learning basic choreography.  Students will be able to identify each step and execute them with a sense of musicality. 


Adult Tap: Intermediate
Instructor: Jodi Welch
Thursday • 6:00-7:00pm

For our more advanced tappers, students will be challenged with syncopated patterns and choreography, and will execute complex tap combinations with a proficient rhythm and coordination. Students will also be able to identify specific steps by sound only.

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New and returning students: 
Click on the link next to your preferred class to be taken to our online registration portal. 
New students will be asked to create an account. Returning students may sign in to their existing accounts to register. 
If you have any questions, please contact Admissions Coordinator Catherine Kolos at 412-281-2234 x 103.


First Semester: September 5 - January 13

Second Semester: January 22 - May 19