Join our kids recreational program!
Affordable, focused and fun training
Fall 2018 session: September 5 - December 16
Winter/Spring 2019 session: January 6 - May 18
This beginner class works on basic acrobatics technique including beginning tumbling, conditioning, flexibility, proper form and strengthening. Specific skills for this level include forward and backward rolls, straddle forward roll, head stand, cartwheels and bridges. Appropriate for ages 5+.
Our ballet program offers a creative yet rigorous setting for children to begin learning the basics of classical ballet. While concentrating on ballet technique and vocabulary, students will simultaneously improve balance, coordination, spacial awareness, and musicality.
Ballet 1: For children with less than one year of ballet experience. Appropriate for ages 5+. TUESDAYS 6-7 // SATURDAYS 11-12
Ballet 2: For children with at least one year of ballet experience. Instructor approval required. Appropriate for ages 7+. TUESDAYS 7-8 // SATURDAYS 3-4
This class is geared towards our tiniest dancers, ages 18 months-2 years. Every week, we follow a set structure using a variety of creative movement games and activities. Parents, guardians, grandparents, older siblings (over the age of 16) and caretakers are all welcome to stay and join the fun!
Children will learn basic flamenco movements of the feet, arms, hands, and will begin to learn Sevillanas. This class will also allow children to explore creative movement within a flamenco framework and vocabulary. While students dance and create they will simultaneously: Develop kinesthetic awareness and intelligence by improving agility and balance; and develop a better understanding and respect for cultural dance. Appropriate for ages 6+ or with instructor approval.
Students learn how to find and count the beat, execute basic technique, move on and off the floor, and how to sequence steps into a phrase. They learn about musicality and timing. They execute more complex ways off and on the floor and how to learn and perform longer sequences.
Hip Hop 1: For children with less than one year of hip hop experience. Appropriate for ages 5+. THURSDAYS 5-6 // FRIDAYS 5-6
Hip Hop 2: For children with at least one year of hip hop experience. Instructor approval required. Appropriate for ages 7+. FRIDAYS 6-7
Our modern program is grounded in the basics of Horton technique. Children start with an extensive warm-up and then proceed into across the floor phrases. More advanced students progress into turns, leaps and extensions. Appropriate for ages 11+ or with instructor approval.
Kids incorporate elements of ballet, jazz, social dance, theatrical exercises and song into this action-packed class, which cultivates and encourages their dance and entertainment skills. Appropriate for ages 6+.
For our youngest ballerinas ages 3-4, children learn the basics of classical ballet in a fun and creative environment. This class incorporates songs, props and mnemonic games to aid in learning.
Appropriate for ages 3-4, children are engaged in fun rhythmic exercises and games that draw from tap, percussion, jazz and social dancing. Basic dance skills are practiced each week. This class incorporates songs, props and mnemonic games to aid in learning. We provide tap shoes.
Tap students work on technique, articulation, weight shifting, body placement, musicality, moving across the floor, improvisation and importantly, they learn tap history. Performance opportunities and advanced training are available by invitation throughout the year.
Tap 1: For children who have less than one year of tap experience. Appropriate for ages 5+. MONDAYS 5-6 // TUESDAYS 5-6
Tap 2: For children who have at least one year of tap experience. Instructor approval required. Appropriate for ages 7+. THURSDAYS 6-7
Tap 3: For children who have two years or more of tap experience. Instructor approval required. Appropriate for ages 10+. SUNDAYS 1-2