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THE Y’S DANCE PROGRAM FEATURING MISS RONDA CAPILLI LEADING THE PROGRAM AND INSTRUCTING CHILDREN IN BALLET, JAZZ AND TAP.

Children express themselves through creative movement in dance class and skills such as balance, coordination, poise and flexibility are cultivated which help to nurture self-confidence and self-esteem. Dance is healthy exercise leading to a lifetime of regular physical activity. 

Registration is Open! 

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TWINKLE TOES (Ages 3-4)

Beginners develop movement skills through ballet basics and body motion.

Saturday: 9:00-9:45AM

BALLET 1 (Ages 5-7)

Beginners and Twinkle Toes graduates develop classical ballet techniques, basic dance terminology and routines to develop coordination, grace and stamina.

Thursdays: 4:00-4:45PM

BALLET 2 (Ages 7-11)

Ballet 1 grads and new students learn classical ballet techniques, basic dance terminology and traditional barre and floor routines to develop coordination, grace and stamina.

Registration Closed – March 2023 enrollment will open in February
Thursdays: 5:30-6:15PM

BALLET 3 (Ages 8-13)

In this Classical Ballet class, Dancers will work on Ballet Barre to improve technique, alignment & strength, center stretches to advance flexibility, combinations across the floor for grace and agility and center combinations to practice & execute skill.  Dancers are encouraged to express self interpretation of dance steps & to create combinations of their own.

 

Saturdays: 10:30-11:15AM

JAZZ/TAP 1 (Ages 5-7)

Introduction to basic Jazz and Tap movements and rhythms. Tap shoes required.

Registration Closed – March 2023 enrollment will open in February
Thursdays: 4:45-5:30PM

JAZZ/TAP 2 (Ages 7-11)

Continuation of jazz and tap movements including isolations and work on improving flexibility and coordination. Ballet or Jazz Shoes and Tap shoes required.

Registration Closed – March 2023 enrollment will open in February
Thursdays: 4:45-5:30PM

JAZZ/TAP 3 (Ages 8-13)

Continued work on more advanced jazz and tap movements including timing and various styles.  Dancers are encouraged to create their own combinations.  Ballet or Jazz shoes and Tap shoes required.

Saturdays: 9:45AM-10:15AM

ADULT TAP (Ages 13+)

This class is for all levels. Beginners welcome! Students are encouraged to work at their own pace.
Brush up on your footwork, or if it’s your 1st time, get your feet moving. You will be amazed at what your feet can do! Tap shoes required.

Registration Closed – March 2023 enrollment will open in February
Thursdays: 6:15-7:00PM

Any questions or for more information, please contact Michael Oldham at [email protected]