Youth + Teens | Dance

Origins: Movement & Music

Ages 3 – 4
Saturdays at 9:15 – 10 AM
for $300 | Register

In this introduction to movement and music, early learners develop awareness and control of their bodies. Students will explore rhythm through dance and percussion techniques. Every class session will harness imagination, empower improvisation, and foster unbridled creativity. Children can attend this class without adult registrant.

Artist: Ilona Bito

Ballet I

Ages 5 – 8
Saturdays at 10 – 11 AM
for $300 | Register

This introductory ballet class provides a foundation for technique and gives students the opportunity to become skilled in balance, form, line, and posture. Use imagination and creative play to hone motor skills and work as a team.

Artist: Sunny Hitt

Breaking I: Introduction To Break Dancing

Ages 6 – 8
Saturdays at 11 AM – 12 PM
for $300 | Register

Learn the fundamentals of breakdancing–top rock, footwork, freezes and power moves. Learn the hottest old school moves with a new age urban twist. Incorporate 80’s flavor with 21st century swag. Explore your natural talent in this introductory class to breakdancing.

Artist: Zack Cruz

Breaking Crew

Saturdays at 12 – 1 PM
for $300 | Register

A legit dance crew for intermediate and advanced student breakers! Dive deeper into this street dance form through learning intricate choreography work and performing throughout New York City. Open to all age levels.

Artist: Zack Cruz

Hip Hop I

Ages 8 – 11
Saturdays at 12:30 – 1:30 PM
for $300 | Register

Dive deeper into the hip hop genre with the freshest dance styles and some iconic classics. Learn to perform with individuality, accuracy, consistency, and versatility while arranging original choreography.

Artist: Randy Luna

ChoreoCrew

Ages 9 – 13
Saturdays at 1:30 – 3 PM
for $370 | Register

Take choreography beyond learning steps and create your own dances! Students take on compositional exercises and use improvisation to form movement phrases. Each member of ChoreoCrew works individually and collaboratively to shape, structure, refine and revise. Dance styles will include ballet, hip hop, and modern.

Artist: Sunny Hitt

Ballet II

Ages 9 – 13
Tuesdays at 5:30 – 6:30 PM
for $300 | Register

For students with basic ballet experience, intermediate ballet classes provide the tools to build strength, broaden technique, and expand dance vocabulary.

Artist: Sunny Hitt

Hip Hop II

Ages 12 – 18
Saturdays at 11 AM – 12:30 PM
for $370 | Register

Strengthen and refine your technique by mixing a variety of street dance. Learn intricate combinations with breaking, locking, popping, and freestyle to build your own dances with attitude.

Artist: Randy Luna

Improvisation & Freestyle

Ages 12 – 18
Saturdays at 2:30 – 3:30 PM

Registration Closed

Through studying the fundamentals of modern dance and contact improvisation, dancers will explore the spontaneity of their physical curiosity. Working independently, but most often as a collective, new, completely improvised movement scores will be created each week.

Artist: Alexia Sky

ChoreoCollective

Ages 14 – 18
Thursdays at 5:30 – 7:30 PM
for FREE | Register

ChoreoCollective is a special opportunity for teen dancers to focus on developing original choreography. This spring, students will collaborate with other music and visual arts teens to create a multidisciplinary piece. Dance styles will include ballet, hip hop, and modern.

Artist: Nichi Douglas