YOUNG DANCER PROGRAM

Unleashing children's potential through dance

For aspiring dancers ages 3 to 6 years

Our teaching philosophy is based upon the fact that children thrive in a loving, positive and nurturing environment. Our programs for young children are designed to incorporate learning, creativity, musicality and fun.

PRESCHOOL BALLET AND TUMBLING

3 - 4 Years

Tuesday: 10:00-10:45 or Thursday: 4:15-5:00

The teaching philosophy is based upon the fact children thrive in a loving, positive and nurturing environment. Our programs for young children are designed to incorporate learning, creativity, musicality and fun.

BALLET I

5-YEARS

Tuesday: 10:45-11:30

Children are introduced to the beginnings of proper technique for ballet in a positive and creative environment. Classes focus on developing strength, flexibility, musicality and love for dance. Each class is 45 minutes long.

BALLET & TAP I CLASS

5-YEARS

Thursday: 5:00-5:45

Children are introduced to the beginnings of proper techniques for tap and ballet in a positive and creative environment. Classes focus on developing strength, flexibility, musicality, rhythm and love for dance. Each class is 45 minutes long.

BALLET & ACRO 1 CLASS

5-7 YEARS

Wednesday: 5:45-6:30

Children are introduced to the beginnings of proper techniques for ballet and acrobats in a positive and creative environment. Classes focus on developing strength, flexibility, large motor skills, musicality and concentration. Each class is 45 minutes long.

DRESS CODE

All Students:

* Please purchase dance items at a reputable dance store such as Stage Center in Akron or Dancers Pointe in Stow. Target or other stores do not sell quality dance products.

Attire:

  • Girls wear black leotards, pink tights and pink ballet shoes Colored leotards and skirts may be worn in the last class of each month.
  • Boys wear white or black dance shirts, black leggings, white socks and black canvas spilt sole shoes.
  • Ballet and Tap 1 will also need black tap shoes.

Hair:

  • Pre-school-level girls should wear pigtails.
  • All other levels may wear a ponytail or bun.
  • Short hair must be pulled back with an elastic headband.
  • Boys: Hair trimmed neatly away from face and collar. No razor designs or colored hair.

"My daughter has fallen in love with the dance instruction here. Mia Klinger is a breath of fresh air in the ballet world. She is passionate not only about ballet but about community and life. It shines through in her teaching. My daughter has made new friends and has been given wonderful opportunities to learn new choreography! "

PRE-PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM

Ages 7 & up

DANCER ENRICHMENT PROGRAM

Ages 6 & up

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