The Asia Pacific Dance Association (APDA) contemporary syllabus teaches students to understand the concepts of contemporary movement such as weight, flow, momentum, and the use of gravity, they continue to enjoy a sense of dance while focusing on freedom of movement and spatial awareness.”

Contemporary is aimed at students of Grade 3 Ballet and above (about 9 years of age). The Lucidity Syllabus begins at Level One and progresses to Level Ten. Students studying at the higher levels are also encouraged to take open and choreographic classes to build on the foundations developed in the syllabi.