Beginner “Early Years” Dance Classes

WEE DANCE
(ages 18 mo – 2 ; youngest dancer accepted must turn 18 mo by 8/28/21)

The Parent/Guardian will join their tiny dancer, providing comfort and modeling participation. This class offers an introduction of valuable skills such as listening, taking turns, standing in line, following directions and sequential order. Our friendly approach offers an environment for children to developmentally grow, both individually and socially in a dance class setting. Additionally, activities will explore gross motor skill development and rhythm activities. This class is a pre-introduction to dance and is a great class to help transition your children into a dance class on their own.

Wednesday 10:00am-10:30 am


TINY TOTS
(ages 2 ½ – 3 ; youngest dancer accepted must turn 2 ½ by 8/28/21)

This class offers the first step towards your child learning dance instruction on their own, amongst their peers. This is a beginner class that will explore an introduction to ballet and creative movement. Combining fun with structure, dancers will participate in fundamental motor skill activities to begin the development of balance, rhythm, differentiation of left and right and spatial awareness.

Thursday 4:30-5:00 pm
Saturday 9:15-9:45 am


PRE-KINDER
(age 4, Pre-School ; youngest dancer accepted must turn 4 by 8/28/21)

This fun class follows a pre-ballet and introduction to tap curriculum designed to excite and engage your little dancer while encouraging confidence and creativity. Dancers will use fun props along with kids friendly music to develop proper posture, muscle strength, and coordination while learning how to follow directions.

Monday 4:45-5:40 pm
Thursday 5:00-5:45 pm

Saturday 9:50–10:35 am


KIDS HOP & TUMBLE

(Grade PK – 1st) This dance class is a fusion of hip hop, acro dance and creative movement to get all the dancing wiggles out. Through creative combinations & games, dancers will be introduced to basic hip hop isolations, precision & tumbling skills while developing coordination and musicality to age appropriate songs.

Tuesday 4:45-5:45 pm


KDANZ
(grade: Kindergarten ; youngest dancer accepted must turn 5 by 8/28/21)

Combo classes are designed to offer younger dancers an opportunity to explore multiple genres of dance.  Our KDanz class explores basic ballet, tap fundamentals and jazz for kids using proper warm up & stretching, across the floor progressions and mini combinations. Dancers will build self confidence through repetitive motor skill, coordination and rhythm practice in an encouraging and welcoming environment.

Tuesday 4:45-5:45 pm
Wednesday 5:45-6:45 pm
Saturday 10:45-11:45 am


PRIMARY
(grade: 1 ; youngest dancer accepted must turn 6 by 8/28/21)

Combo classes are designed to offer younger dancers an opportunity to explore multiple genres of dance.  Our Primary class explores basic ballet, tap fundamentals and age appropriate jazz funk incorporating today’s pop tunes. Through proper warm up & stretching, across the floor progressions and mini combinations, dancers will build self confidence through repetitive motor skill, coordination and rhythm practice in an encouraging and welcoming environment.

Monday 4:45-5:45 pm
Thursday 5:45-6:45 pm


KIDS COMBO
(grades: 1 & 2 ; youngest dancer accepted must turn 6 by 8/28/21)

A jazz/tap combo class that explores tap fundamentals and age appropriate jazz funk incorporating today’s pop tunes. Through proper warm up & stretching, across the floor progressions and mini combinations, dancers will build self confidence through repetitive motor skill, coordination and rhythm practice in an encouraging and welcoming environment. Students learn elementary dance steps and positions, dance terminology, and musical phrasing. Minimum age 6 in 1st grade.

Saturday 9:30-10:30 am


MINI HOP

(1st-3rd grade) This fast paced and exciting class offers age appropriate hip hop for the younger set. Perfect for the child with energy to spare! Come and learn some funky, kid friendly dance moves while developing precision and coordination.

Monday 5:30-6:30pm
Tuesday 5:45-6:45pm


Check out our YOUTH/PRE-TEEN page for our Elementary class schedule (combo class for ages 7-10)