Preschool Dance

These programs are designed as a fun introduction to exploring basic dance movements and elements of music. Young students will explore their world of dance and music through story telling, puppetry, instruments, and theatrical props. Drama is also a component.

BABY BOPPERS

3 months & up

Early music/rhythm/movement education

Babies love the freedom of space and movement! Join us in a sensory rich environment of music, basic dance movement, rhythm instruments, puppetry, balls, books, tunnels, play mats and so much more! The Baby boppers program will introduce baby to gentle movement, body awareness, and music and encourage interaction, co-ordination and balance.

MUSIC IN

MOTION


18 months - 2yrs

Ballet/Jazz/Music Combo

Music in Motion aims to capture and nurture the young childs instinctive joy of movement and freedom of expression. Students begin to learn the basics of ballet, and jazz by using sensory props and music. Instruments are introduced as well as role play drama. Students learn to use listening skills, learn to be sociable and cooperative and develop self-esteem and confidence. Designed to encourage young dancers to enjoy the benefits and joy of music and dance with their care giver.

TUMBLING

TOTS


18 months - 2yrs

Acrobatics and Aerial Dance

Tumbling Tots is a fun and interactive program for parents and kids to work 1 on 1 covering the basic fundamental skills that children need to grow and develop, such as gross motor skills, hand, eye, foot coordination, visual tracking, balance and fine motor skills. Each of these skills is keys to healthy growth and will ultimately have a huge impact on a child's life. This class is a fun introduction to acrobatics, tumbling, balance, strength and trapeze, hoop and the hammock! Uses props, balls, hula-hoops and stories and so much more!!

MINI-MOVERS


2 - 3 yrs

Ballet/Jazz/Music Combo

Mini Movers aims to capture and nurture the young childs instinctive joy of movement and freedom of expression. Students begin to learn the basics of ballet, and jazz by using sensory props and music. Instruments are introduced as well as role play drama. Students learn to use listening skills, learn to be sociable and cooperative and develop self-esteem and confidence. In this program students become more physically and spatially aware and begin to learn a more structured form of dance. Students in this program perform at our year end performance for friends and family!

LIL BOPPERS

BOYZ CLUB

PRESCHOOL

HIP HOP


3 - 5 yrs

Jazz/Hip Hop

A fun introduction to dance just for Boys! This program builds basic dance movement of Jazz and Hip Hop. It aims to build self-esteem, confidence, spatial awareness, balance, coordination, music appreciation & listening skills by using sensory props, special lighting effects, balls, puppetry and instruments! Students in this program perform at our year end performance for friends and family!

CREATIVE

MOVEMENT



3 - 4 yrs

Ballet /Jazz/Music Combo

These programs are designed as a fun introduction to exploring basic dance movements and elements of music. Young students will explore their world of dance and music through story telling, puppetry, instruments, and theatrical props. Drama is also a component.

SINGING 'N DANCING WONDERS


3 - 5 yrs

Musical Theater/Tap/Jazz Combo

This class aims to develop basic understanding of tap and Jazz terminology and steps, while developing a love of music, singing and acting/drama. Students become confident in movement and in expressing themselves and learn to use sensory props. Students learn to use listening skills, learn to be sociable and cooperative and develop self-esteem and confidence. Students in this program perform at our year end performance for friends and family!

Acro Minis


3 - 5 yrs

Acrobatics

Acro Minis is a FUN and interactive program that covers the basic fundamental skills that children need to grow and develop, such as gross motor skills, hand, eye, foot coordination, visual tracking, balance and fine motor skills. Each of these skills is keys to healthy growth and will ultimately have a huge impact on a child's life. This class is a fun introduction to acrobatics, tumbling, balance and strength! Uses props, balls, hula-hoops and stories and so much more to keep children engaged and learning!!

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KID DANCE


4 - 5 yrs

Ballet/Jazz/Music Combo

This class aims to develop basic understanding of Ballet, and Jazz terminology and steps, while developing a love of music, singing and acting/drama. Students become confident in movement and in expressing themselves and learn to use sensory props. Students learn to use listening skills, learn to be sociable and cooperative and develop self-esteem and confidence. Students in this program perform at our year end performance for friends and family!