FALL SEMESTER YOUTH DANCE CLASSES

September 12-December 17, 2018
 

FREE TRIAL CLASSES: FALL 2018 OPEN HOUSE ON AUG. 9, SEPT. 7 & SEPT. 8! RSVP TODAY

 


• 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. •


2-3 YEARS: CREATIVE MOVEMENT

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.

Day Class Time Location Teaching Artist Tuition Register
Tuesday Creative Movement 9:00-9:45am Dancewave Laura Mercer $425 Register


Single drop-in class available for Creative Movement.


3-6 YEARS: CREATIVE BALLET & CREATIVE MODERN

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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.

Day Class Time Location Teaching Artist Tuition Registration
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

Day Class Time Location Teaching Artist Tuition Registration
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


6-8 YEARS: BALLET, MODERN, HIP HOP, BROADWAY

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.

Day Class Time Location Teaching Artist Tuition Registration
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

9-11 YEARS: BALLET, MODERN, HIP HOP

Day Class Time Location Teaching Artist Tuition Registration
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

11-13 YEARS: BALLET, MODERN, HIP HOP

Day Class Time Location Teaching Artist Tuition Registration
Monday Ballet II 4:30-5:30pm Dancewave TBD $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

13-15 YEARS: BALLET, HIP HOP, JAZZ

Day Class Time Location Teaching Artist Fall Tuition Regisgtration
Monday Contemporary Jazz 5:30-6:30pm Dancewave TBD $425 Register
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

15-18 YEARS: BALLET, MODERN, HIP HOP

Day Class Time Location Teaching Artist Tuition 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.

LOCATIONS

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