FALL DANCE CLASSES 
September 7-December 23, 2017

Dancewave is the dance education nonprofit that focuses on the development of the whole person through a dance experience accessible to all. Join us and enjoy:

• 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
• Access to Dancewave's Scholarship Program details here


Weekly movement and dance classes for: 
2-3 YEARS • 3-6 YEARS6-8 YEARS7-9 YEARS • 10-18 YEARS


Note: Youth classes are not held on the following dates: September 21, 22; October 9; November 7, 11, 22-25


24-36 MONTHS: CREATIVE MOVEMENT

Creative Movement explores social, spatial and motor development through imaginative movement, music and rhythms, props and interactive games. This class is tailored to engage young movers and their parents or caretakers.

Day Class Time Location
Tuesday Creative Movement 9:00-9:45am Dancewave
Friday Creative Movement 9:00-9:45am Dancewave

*Select ONE day for semester enrollment

Fall Semester Tuition: $400 | Year-Long Tuition: $765
Single drop-in class: $35 PURCHASE

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3-6 YEARS: CREATIVE BALLET & CREATIVE MODERN

Creative Ballet I / Creative Modern I (3-4 years) are drop-off classes that introduce students to basic ballet/modern dance technique in a playful and imaginative environment. Students will increase confidence, develop locomotor skills, and increase strength and range of motion.

Creative Ballet II / Creative Modern II (5-6 years) are drop-off classes that deepen students' understanding of basic ballet/modern dance technique. Students will increase confidence, develop locomotor skills, and increase strength and range of motion.

Day Class Time Location
Monday Creative Ballet I 3:30-4:15pm Old First Church
Wednesday Creative Ballet I FULL 3:30-4:15pm Old First Church
Thursday Creative Ballet I FULL 3:30-4:15pm Old First Church
Friday Creative Ballet I 3:30-4:15pm Dancewave
Saturday Creative Ballet I FULL 10:00-10:45am Old First Church
Saturday Creative Modern I 9:00-9:45am Dancewave

 *Select ONE day for semester enrollment

Day Class Time Location
Monday Creative Ballet II 4:30-5:15pm Old First Church
Wednesday Creative Ballet II 4:30-5:15pm Old First Church
Thursday Creative Ballet II 4:30-5:15pm Old First Church
Friday Creative Ballet II 4:30-5:15pm Dancewave
Saturday Creative Modern II 10:00-10:45am Dancewave
Saturday Creative Ballet II 11:00-11:45am Old First Church

*Select ONE day for semester enrollment

Fall Semester Tuition: $400 | Year-Long Tuition: $765

Registration is closed. Sign up here to receive news about Spring registration.


6-8 YEARS: BALLET & MODERN

Ballet A / Modern A (6-8 years) are beginning-intermediate level drop-off classes that introduce students to the structure and sequence of a classical ballet/modern dance class. Students will learn basic ballet/dance vocabulary, increase strength and range of motion, and refine kinesthetic awareness through a creative and imaginative approach to basic ballet/modern dance technique.

Day Class Time Location
Fridays Ballet A 5:30-6:15pm Dancewave
Saturdays Modern A 11:00-11:45am Dancewave


Fall Semester Tuition: $400 | Year-Long Tuition: $765

Registration is closed. Sign up here to receive news about Spring registration.


7-9 YEARS: BALLET, MODERN, HIP HOP, BROADWAY

Ballet I / Modern I (7-9 years) are an open level drop-off classes that deepens students’ understanding of basic ballet/modern dance concepts and terminology. Students will gain confidence as movers and performers, increase strength and range of motion, and refine kinesthetic awareness through a creative and imaginative approach to basic ballet/modern dance technique.

Hip Hop Basics (7-9 years) is an open level drop-off class that introduces students to the foundation of Hip Hop techniques, while engaging students in the social and cultural elements unique to Hip Hop. Students will gain confidence, refine kinesthetic awareness, and increase musicality and phrasing within a social setting.

Broadway Stars (7-9 years) is an open level drop-off class that develops students’ aesthetic sensibilities as young performers. Students will gain confidence as movers, vocalists and performers, and refine kinesthetic awareness through a creative and imaginative approach to musical theater.

Day Class Time Location
Monday Hip Hop Basics 3:30-4:30pm Dancewave
Tuesday Ballet I 3:30-4:30pm Dancewave
Thursday Broadway Stars 3:30-4:30pm Dancewave


Fall Semester Tuition: $450 | Year-Long Tuition: $855

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10-18 YEARS: BALLET, MODERN, JAZZ & HIP HOP

Ballet / Modern Dancewave’s Ballet/Modern curriculum balances rigorous technical training with creative principals for a well-balanced and holistic approach to dance training. As students advance, emphasis is placed on appropriate anatomical alignment and execution of steps, as well as refining individual expression and performance quality.

Contemporary Jazz (13-15 yrs) is an open level class that deepens students’ understanding of contemporary, modern, and jazz techniques. Students will increase strength and range of motion, and refine musicality and phrasing, and develop confidence as performers.

Hip Hop I (10-12 years) is an open level class that introduces the basic principles of Hip Hop dance, while engaging students in the social and cultural elements unique to Hip Hop. Students will refine musicality and phrasing, increase self-awareness and self-expression, and develop confidence as unique individuals and movers.

Hip Hop II (13-15 years) is an open level class that builds on the fundamental principles of Hip Hop dance, while engaging students in the social and cultural elements unique to Hip Hop. Students will increase self-awareness and self-expression, develop confidence as unique individuals and movers, and refine musicality and phrasing in performance.

10-12 YEAR OLDS

Day Class Time Location Fall Tuition Year-Long
Tuition
Tuesday Modern I/II
FULL
4:30-5:30pm Dancewave $450 $855
Tuesday Ballet I/II 5:30-6:30pm Dancewave $450 $855
Wednesday Hip Hop I
FULL
4:30-5:30pm Dancewave $450 $855
Saturday Ballet I/II 2:00-3:00pm Dancewave $450 $855


11-13 YEAR OLDS

Day Class Time Location Fall Tuition Year-Long
Tuition
Monday Ballet II 4:30-5:30pm Dancewave $450 $855
Thursday Modern II 4:30-5:30pm Dancewave $450 $855


13-15 YEAR OLDS

Day Class Time Location Fall Tuition Year-Long Tuition
Monday Contemporary Jazz 5:30-6:30pm Dancewave $450 $855
Wednesday Hip Hop II 5:30-6:30pm Dancewave $450 $855
Saturday Ballet III 3:00-4:15pm Dancewave $500 $945
Saturday Ballet IV (& Repertory) 2:00-4:00pm (or 5:00pm) Union Street Dance $600 / $945 $1125 / $1800


15-18 YEAR OLDS

Day Class Time Location Fall Tuition Year-Long
Tuition
Tuesday Modern IV/V FULL 6:00-8:00pm Old First Church $600 $1125
Thursday Ballet V 5:30-7:30pm Dancewave $600 $1125

 

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FEE & REFUND POLICIES

  • There are 14 class sessions for all classes in the Fall 2017 semester.
  • Refund Policy: NO REFUNDS unless a class is canceled. Class credit only. NO EXCEPTIONS.
  • Additional Fees: Dancewave is proud to announce NO additional registration fees.
  • 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

  

 

 

 

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