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Ballet & Tap Dance

Ballet is the most important form of dance to learn and on the best gifts you can give your child or yourself.  A good background in ballet can enable a student to excel in other sport activities.  Dance classes require a minimum of 6 students. Students must supply their own uniforms that can be purchased through Ms. Sandria.  Continuing students may participate in a dance recital in June. (There is an additional charge for costumes worn in the recital.)

PROGRAM: 505

Session 1:  February 6-March 18
Session 2:  March 20-April 29
Session 3:  May 1-June 2 (No class 5/29)
Session 4:  June 19-July 15 (No class 7/4)
Session 5:  July 17-August 19 (No class 7/4)



Pre Ballet & Tap

This class introduces your child to the fun of dancing with others and overcoming shyness at an early age.  Children explore and develop loco-motor skills, rhythm, balance and coordination.  Simple ballet and tap steps are taught.  Children must turn 3 by the first day of class.

DAY: Saturday
TIME: 11:00 am-11:45 am
AGE: 3-4 year olds
LOCATION: Feldman Recreation Center
FEE: $43/$43/$37/$37/$37


Ballet I & Tap

Children advance to the next level of dance while continuing to develop their loco-motor skills and expand their knowledge of dance.

DAY: Saturday
TIME: 10:00 am-10:55 am
AGE: 4-5 year olds
LOCATION: Feldman Recreation Center
FEE: $49/$49/$42/$42/$42


Ballet/Tap II & III

A continuation of Ballet 1. Movements include varying rhythms, more complex steps and fundamentals of ballet and tap terminology. Group interaction and 'team effort' are emphasized with an introduction to the joy of dance.

DAY: Saturday
TIME: 9-9:55 am
AGE: 6-9 year olds
LOCATION: Feldman Recreation Center
FEE: $49/$49/$42/$42/$42


Ballet/Tap III

This level begins the serious study of dance. Classical terminology, barre, centre and stretching exercises lay the vital foundation for strength, flexibility, endurance, grace and agility, discipline and health. Elements of Moderne Dance, Jazz and Classical Ballet are also incorporated. (2 classes per week required.)

DAY/TIME: Tuesday: 6:30-7:25pm; Thursday: 6:30-7:25pm
AGE: 7-12 year olds
LOCATION: Dee Park Recreation Center
FEE: $92/$92/$78/$78/$78


Intermediate & Advanced

This class is for the serious continuing student. A minimum of 2 classes per week are required but 3 classes are recommended. Permission from instructor required.

DAY/TIME: Monday: 8-8:55pm; Tuesday: 7:30-8:25pm; Thursday: 7:30-8:25pm; Saturday: 12pm-12:55pm
AGE: 13 years-adult
LOCATION: Dee Park Recreation Center
FEE: $92/$92/$78/$78/$78 (2 days)
          $136/$136/$114/$114/$114 (3 days)