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PROGRAMS AT DANCE THEME

Whether you want a once-a-week class or a multiple-class competitive program, Dance Theme has a quality program for you. With Dance Theme’s blend of excellent training in a fun and positive environment, dancers are encouraged to reach their personal goals. We understand that different students have different needs; we review our programs and update them annually to ensure programs appeal to all ages and abilities.

Just want to get moving?

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Classes for your mini star!

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Early Childhood Programs

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Full Year Programs

EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM

Dance Theme’s early childhood classes provide our youngest students with excellent training in an inspirational and fun environment. Students explore a variety of dance genres through developmentally appropriate games, themes and routines.

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Tutus and Bowties is a ballet and creative movement class with a variety of monthly themes. The program is designed to provide our youngest students with excellent ballet training in an inspirational and fun environment. 

Session start: Fall, winter

Tutus and Bowties (2-5 years)

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Jazz includes rhythm, movement, spatial awareness, balance and more! This upbeat, high energy class is a fun way to learn dance.

Session start: Fall, winter

Jazz (4-5 years)

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Learn to make music with your feet! Tap includes motor skill development, musicality and rhythm, discipline, spatial awareness and balance.

Session start: Fall, winter, spring

Tap (4-5 years)

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Our mini hip hop program starts with basic skills tied to the origins of hip hop. This high energy class will get your mini star moving and fall in love with dance!

Session start: Fall, winter, spring

Hip Hop (4-5 years)

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Learn the basics of acrobatics and dance in this mini version of AcroDance. Students learn safe progressions of skill development while developing their love of tumbling, balance and strength. This program has been developed by Acrobatic Arts.

Session start: Fall, winter, spring

AcroDance Preschool (2-5 years)

EARLY CHILDHOOD SHORT TERM PROGRAMS
September 17 - October 29

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Baby Stars

10 mos - 3 years

A parented class for you and your little star!

This class is a perfect way to start dance class as it allows them to learn in a comfortable environment with their parent or caregiver.

Session: Sept 17 - Oct 29

$77.00 

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Discover Dance

4-6 years

This class is designed for children who want to explore different types of dance all in one program! With a new dance genre and theme each week, dancers will get a great feel for what they love! 

Session: Sept 17 - Oct 29

$77.00

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Hippity Hop

2-6 years

Our Hippy Hop program starts with basic skills tied to the origins of hip hop. This high energy class will get your mini moving and fall in love with dance! 

Session: Sept 17 - Oct 29

$77.00

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Fairytale Ballet

2-6 years

Young dancers will discover the world of ballet and creative movement through classes based on their favourite fairytale stories. A great adventure in every class! 

Session: Sept 17 - Oct 29

$77.00

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SHORT TERM PROGRAMS

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Hip Hop

Session: Saturday, September 17- Saturday, October 29

Age: 7 - 12 years

A street dance style that has influences from hip hop culture. Established in the 1970s from popular dance crews, this dance style is fun for everyone!

Performances: No performance requirement

Attire: Comfortable, non-restrictive clothing, no jeans, indoor running shoes or dance shoes

7 CLASSES

$77.00

DANCE GENRES WE OFFER

ACRO

Learn how to balance, limber and tumble safely and effortlessly across the stage.

Certified teachers teach the 5 fundamentals of acro.

Acrobatic Arts, TADA

JAZZ

Based on African and European dance styles, jazz dance includes high-energy movements, broadway like showmanship and rhythmical accuracy.

Ballet and jazz are the perfect training combination!

BALLET

Students study the foundation of dance through graceful, artful movements. Ballet is key to jazz, lyrical and contemporary dance.

Royal Academy of Dance

LYRICAL

Ballet and jazz combine in this expressive art form. Dancers tell powerful stories by interpreting the lyrics of music. Dancers taking lyrical must take jazz and ballet. 

CONTEMPORARY

A dance form borrowing from classical, modern and jazz dance styles - incorporating changes in rhythm, tempo and direction.

MUSICAL THEATRE

Affectionately called "Broadway Bound" this style incorporates jazz dance technique with musicals, tv performances or pop culture songs. You'll be singing along in no time!

HIP HOP

A street dance style that has influences from hip hop culture. Established in the 1970s from popular dance crews, this dance style is fun for everyone!

TAP

Making music with your feet! Tap has a strong focus on musicality and rhythm. Tap is engaging for all ages - we have classes from age 3 to adult.

Al Gilbert

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ACADEMY PROGRAM

The Academy program is designed for the once-a-week dance student who wants the best in children's dance training and performing opportunities. The class will participate in the year-end recital and possibly one or two festivals depending on the age and level.

Classes offered: Acro, Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Tap. Advanced Academy currently in Ballet: Lyrical, Contemporary

Performances: Year-end recital, potential festival opportunities

Session: September - June

 

COMPETITION PROGRAM

This program is for the children who are looking for more weekly training and performing opportunities. The class will participate in the year-end recital and two or three festivals/competitions. Students in a competitive jazz class must be taking a minimum of one ballet class in the current season. They must be in both jazz and ballet to be in a competitive lyrical/contemporary class.

Classes offered: Acro, Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Jazz, Tap

Performances: Year-end recital, competition opportunities

Session: September - June

 
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COMPANY PROGRAM

Dance Theme’s Company teams are divided into three levels; Junior, Intermediate, and Advanced. Dancers are required to be in a minimum of two ballet classes per week as well as stretch, technique and choreography classes. Further information is available by contacting the studio. Audition required.

Classes offered: Acro, Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Jazz, Tap
 

Performances: Year-end recital, competition opportunities, travel opportunities

Session: September - June

NEED HELP REGISTERING?

We would love to help you choose the right class for your child!

Contact us at info@dancetheme.com or call us during office hours at 780.475.5930