This is a technical class with a set syllabus that aims to do the same as ballet but in a more modern way. Although there is no replacement for a strong classical technique, modern syllabus provides strengthening and technical exercises that help aid a dancer to excel in jazz and contemporary.

As well as appropriate warm-up moves, a Modern class works on specific lines of the body such as a side or forward stretch. Emphasis is also placed on the use of feet and travelling, which are imperative to making movements in free dance classes look good.