FALL SEMESTER YOUTH DANCE CLASSES
September 12-December 17, 2018
• Proven effective youth development practices • End of semester performance opportunities for students ages 3+ • Small class sizes to encourage effective youth mentoring • Individual class placement support • Vetted and professional Teaching Artists and staff • Make-up classes • Convenient class locations •
• Teaching Artists will be added as they are confirmed for the Fall 2018 Semester •
• 5% Early Bird discount available through August 10! Taken automatically at checkout. •
Creative Movement (2-3y) is an introductory class for students and parents/caregivers to bond through movement exercises. Students will raise awareness of different parts of the body while focusing on refining gross motor skills. Explore different activities such as skipping, jumping, singing, rhythmic clapping and performing improvised movement.
|Tuesday||Creative Movement||9:00-9:45am||Dancewave||Laura Mercer||$425||Register|
Single drop-in class available for Creative Movement.
Creative Ballet I (3-4 years) is an introductory class where dancers are introduced to foundational ballet positions and techniques that will strengthen future dancing. Students will develop confidence, locomotor skills and creativity through song, guided stretching and simple combinations. Ballet slippers, tights, leotards and tutus are welcome. This is a drop off class.
Creative Modern I (3-4 years)is a beginning level class that develops our young dancers' abilities to move by focusing on high/low levels, singing, and rhythmic movements. Students will learn movement patterns and principles that provide a strong dance foundation, as well as exploring their imaginations to imitate animals and natural objects through movement. This is a drop off class.
Creative Ballet II (5-6 years) introduces students to ballet positions and techniques that will build a strong foundation for years to come. Students will increase confidence as soloists, refine loco motor skills, and learn songs for appropriate stretching of the body. Dancewave’s approach is innovative and encouraging for young dancers with big imaginations. Ballet slippers, tights, leotards and tutus are welcome. This is a drop off class.
Creative Modern II (5-6 years) develops our young dancers' abilities to move by focusing on high/low levels, singing, and rhythmic movement set to live drumming and recorded music. Students also learn steps and positions that provide a strong foundation in ballet and use their imaginations to imitate animals and natural objects through movement. This is a drop off class.
|Monday||Creative Ballet I||3:30-4:15pm||Old First Church||TBD||$425||Register|
|Tuesday||Creative Ballet I||3:30-4:15pm||Old First Church||Phoebe Ballard||$425||Register|
|Wednesday||Creative Ballet I||3:30-4:15pm||Old First Church||Debbie Mausner||$425||Register|
|Wednesday||Creative Modern I||3:30-4:15pm||Dancewave||Olivia Cancelli||$425||Register|
|Thursday||Creative Ballet I||3:30-4:15pm||Old First Church||Hailey Kemp||$425||Register|
|Friday||Creative Ballet I||3:30-4:15pm||Dancewave||Ella Rosewood||$425||Register|
|Saturday||Creative Ballet I||9:00-9:45am||Old First Church||Kathleen Helm||$425||Register|
|Saturday||Creative Ballet I||10:00-10:45am||Old First Church||Kathleen Helm||$425||Register|
|Saturday||Creative Modern I||9:00-9:45am||Dancewave||Phoebe Ballard||$425||Register|
*Select ONE day for semester enrollment
|Monday||Creative Ballet II||4:30-5:15pm||Old First Church||TBD||$425||Register|
|Wednesday||Creative Ballet II||4:30-5:15pm||Old First Church||Debbie Mausner||$425||Register|
|Thursday||Creative Ballet II||4:30-5:15pm||Old First Church||Hailey Kemp||$425||Register|
|Friday||Creative Ballet II||4:00-4:45pm||Old First Church||Jessica Thomas||$425||Register|
|Friday||Creative Ballet II||4:30-5:15pm||Dancewave||Ella Rosewood||$425||Register|
|Saturday||Creative Modern II||10:00-10:45am||Dancewave||Phoebe Ballard||$425||Register|
|Saturday||Creative Ballet II||11:00-11:45am||Old First Church||Kathleen Helm||$425||Register|
*Select ONE day for semester enrollment
These classes are beginning-intermediate level drop-off classes that introduce students to the structure and sequence of the dance style. Students will learn basic dance vocabulary, increase strength and range of motion, and refine kinesthetic awareness through a creative and imaginative approach to basic dance technique.
|Monday||Hip Hop A||3:30-4:15pm||Dancewave||Kenny Smith||$425||Register|
|Thursday||Broadway Stars A||3:30-4:15pm||Dancewave||Erica Cianciulli||$425||Register|
|Friday||Ballet A||4:45-5:30pm||Old First Church||Jessica Thomas||$425||Register|
|Friday||Ballet A||5:30-6:15pm||Dancewave||Ella Rosewood||$425||Register|
|Saturday||Modern A||11:00-11:45am||Dancewave||Debbie Mausner||$425||Register|
|Tuesday||Ballet I||3:30-4:30pm||Dancewave||Mary Goetz||$425||Register|
|Tuesday||Modern I/II||4:30-5:30pm||Dancewave||Mary Goetz||$425||Register|
|Tuesday||Ballet I/II||5:30-6:30pm||Dancewave||Mary Goetz||$425||Register|
|Wednesday||Hip Hop I||4:30-5:30pm||Dancewave||Lisa Sainvill||$425||Register|
|Wednesday||Hip Hop II||5:30-6:30pm||Dancewave||Lisa Sainvil||$425||Register|
|Thursday||Modern II||4:30-5:30pm||Union Street Dance||Maddie Warriner||$425||Register|
|Day||Class||Time||Location||Teaching Artist||Fall Tuition||Regisgtration|
|Saturday||Ballet III||2:00-3:15pm||Dancewave||Kathleen Helm||$425||Register|
|Saturday||Ballet IV/Pointe||2:00-4:00pm||Union Street Dance||TBD||$425||Contact for placement details|
|Saturday||Hip Hop III||3:30-4:45pm||Dancewave||TBD||$425||Register|
|Tuesday||Modern IV/V & Choreolab||6:00-8:00pm||Old First Church||Jessica Harris||$425||Register|
|Thursday||Ballet V||5:30-7:30pm||Union Street Dance||Janelle Barry||$425||Register|
|Saturday||Hip Hop III||3:30-4:45pm||Dancewave||Kenny Smith||$425||Register|
FEE & REFUND POLICIES
- There are 13 class sessions for all classes in the Fall 2018 semester.
- Refund Policy: NO REFUNDS unless a class is canceled. Class credit only. NO EXCEPTIONS.
- Additional Fees: No registration fees. Costume fees may apply depending on class ($5-$25).
- Discounts: Dancewave offers 10% sibling discounts.
- Payment plans: Dancewave offers payment plans, please call the Dancewave office for more information.
- Class Policies: Please refer to the Student Handbook.
Dancewave: 45 4th Ave. (@ Dean St.), Brooklyn, NY 11217
Old First Church: 729 Carroll Street (@ 7th Ave.), Brooklyn, NY 11217
Union Street Dance: 725 Union Street (@ 5th Ave.), Brooklyn, NY 11215