Dance Programs

Summer Session #1  June 1 - July 1

Registration Starts May 20th

VIRTUAL DANCE  Registration Click Here

ON-SITE DANCE Registration Click Here

Sailors on Puget Sound - PNW Icons recital 2019

Good News!

Up to 6 participants are allowed inside the studio, with masks, as the second Spring Session started April 19. Group classes are still being held virtually allowing participants to chose between ON-SITE class or VIRTUAL class registration with the exception of Creative Dance 3-5 yrs. This class will be on-site only. 

Check out the class descriptions below arranged much like you would find them in the craze magazine. To register use the links above. Be sure to use the waiting list if you discover your option has filled. We'll do our best to provide everyone the opportunity to dance.

As always our excellent instructors provide a structured approach to dance, with emphasis on technique, creativity, and building self-esteem.

Creative Dance ON-SITE only (Ages 3-5)

Kids get to jump, wiggle and shake with other boys and girls. Props and games are prepared to entice dancers to express themselves imaginatively while learning to follow directions and take turns. Children are encourage to make individual choices and work as a group. This class is for on-site participants only. Parents will be required to wait outside the building after drop off but the external studio door will be open for discrete viewing.

Th 3:45-4:30 pm

ON-SITE  ONLY  R$47 N$52

Ballet 

Build strength, flexibility and grace in a non-competitive, encouraging environment. These traditional classes focus on ballet vocabulary, correct alignment, and finding personal expression within the form. Barre-work and center floor exercises will be explored in an appropriate way for each level. Students may be place in a different level after evaluation in the first week of classes.

Pre-Ballet (Ages 5-7)

Kindergarten and first graders learn basic ballet positions, preparatory steps and creative dance exercises for a well-rounded dance experience. Musicality and classroom etiquette are emphasized in a friendly encouraging environment.

W 3:45-4:45pm

ON-SITE  R$53 N$58

VIRTUAL  R$45 N$50

Ballet I / II (Ages 7-11)

This class is for beginners and returning students in 2nd through 5th grade.

T 6:00-7:00 pm

ON-SITE  R$53 N$58

VIRTUAL  R$45 N$50

Ballet III (Ages 10-14)

This class if for 5th - 8th graders with at least 2 years of ballet experience. 

T 4:30-5:45 pm

ON-SITE  R$65 N$72

VIRTUAL  R$57 N$63

Ballet IV (Ages 10-14)

This class if for 5th - 8th graders with at least 2 years of ballet experience.

Th 6:15-7:30 pm

ON-SITE  R$65 N$72

VIRTUAL  R$57 N$63

Open level Ballet (Adult / Teen)

Open level Ballet is for adults and mature teens interested in fun and hard work. Class will include a breakdown of most things but also will move at a fast enough pace to get a good workout.

T 7:15-8:30 pm 

ON-SITE  R$65 N$72

VIRTUAL  R$57 N$63

Lyrical

This is a popular free flowing dance form that uses elements of Ballet, and Modern dance to express the words to the music. It's often seen in music videos and TV dance competitions.

Lyrical / Contemporary III / IV (Ages 10-14)

This class if for 5th - 8th graders with at least 2 years of dance experience. If you're a beginning teen and ambitious you could try this class but may be placed in one of the Teen/Adult open level classes.

W 5:00-6:00 pm

ON-SITE  R$53 N$58

VIRTUAL  R$45 N$50

Tap Dance

Tap (Adult/Teen)

This fun and inspiring dance form is great for balance, agility, musicality and provides a great opportunity for self-expression as you work your way through articulations of the feet and fun routines. This class is for returning students and ambitious beginners with past experience. Instructor: Kathryn Hightower

W 6:15-7:15 pm

ON-SITE  R$53 N$58

VIRTUAL  R$45 N$50

Dress Code

In General:

1. Never wear your dance shoes outside. Always change your shoes and use them in your designated dance space.

2. Everyone's hair must be secured off their face so they can focus on learning to move.

3. Jeans and other non flexible fabrics are not appropriate for dance.

Creative Dance

Boys- sweats or shorts and a plain t-shirt, bare feet

Girls - any color leotard, footless tights or leggings, bare feet

Pre-Ballet & Ballet I -VI

Boys- plain t-shirt, black tights or leggings, black leather ballet shoes

Girls - black leotard, pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes

Level II - VI must have their hair in a bun. Pre-Ballet & level I are practicing buns every week.

Tap & Ballet

Boys - plain t-shirt, black leggings, black leather ballet shoes & black tap shoes

Girls - black leotard, pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes, hair in a ponytail or bun

Tap / Jazz / Lyrical

Everyone - black jazz pants, plaint t-shirt or leotard

Tap shoes, Jazz shoes, bare feet - respectively