Children enrolled in Beginning Dance 1 and 2 attend classes once a week and are ages 4 and 5 respectively, by September 1st. The class is a combination tap and ballet class each lesson, so children need to bring both tap and ballet shoes to every class.

Children enrolled in these levels learn:

  • Basic tap steps and ballet movement.
  • Emphasis is on coordination, gross motor skills, listening, following directions, and the joy of movement and music.
  • Various props are used such as: dress- up clothes, balance beam, gymnastics mat, parachute, wings, and scarves.

Dress Code

Beginning Dance 1 – Girls wear light pink leotard, pink tights, black patent tap shoes, pink ballet shoes. Pink ballet skirt is optional.

Beginning Dance 2 – Girls wear light blue leotard, pink tights, black patent tap shoes, pink ballet shoes. Light blue ballet skirt is optional.

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