Youth Dance

Youth Dance 1

Dancers of all ages and experience levels learn technique and terminology while focusing on creativity and exploration of movement.

Ballet Registration Required



Beginning students learn preparatory exercises, focusing on creativity and exploration of movement. More advanced students engage in placement, technique, and musicality through barre, center, and enchainment (combination) exercises.

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Ballet 1: Ages 6-10. In this fee based program, beginning students learn preparatory exercises focusing on creativity and exploration of movement. Students engage in placement, technique, and musicality through barre, center, and enchainment (combination) exercises. Youth ages 8-10 have the opportunity to register for twice a week dance lessons

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Dance Recitals Other



Annual dance recitals are offered to all dance program participants. Formal and informal performances are held at the Y and local theaters. Each dancer is highlighted and given the chance to shine.

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2020 DANCE RECITAL INFORMATION

This year is our sixth annual Spring Recital on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at the North Kitsap Auditorium. We are excited to be able to provide this opportunity for our dancers, and we strongly believe that a large amount of growth takes place in those who take advantage of the presentation experience!

Dress Rehearsal/Recital Information

Saturday, May 30 | Once Upon A Time Theme

Location

Haselwood Family YMCA | North Kitsap Auditorium

Automatic Class Registration

Because each class will be working on a unique dance for the recital, once a dancer has registered for recital they must commit to continuing with the same class day and time through June 2019.


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Homeschool Dance Registration Required



Focus on exploration of music and movement in this dance introduction. Students discover their creativity through fun exercises and group interaction while learning the basics of different styles of dance.

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Ballet

Home School PE students have an opportunity to dance twice a week as an alternative exercise from traditional Home School PE curriculum. Dancers learn preparatory exercises focusing on creativity and exploration of movement. More advanced students engage in placement, technique, and musicality through barre, center, and enchainment (combination) exercises. Students have an in-class performance or showcase of skills at the end of each session.

Jazz

Home School PE students have an opportunity to be in a Jazz dance class once a week as an alternative exercise from traditional Home School PE curriculum. Jazz dance has an emphasis on syncopation, expression, body alignment, and strength. Students have an in-class performance or showcase of skills at the end of each session.

Tap

Home School PE students have an opportunity to be in a Tap dance class once a week as an alternative exercise from traditional Home School PE curriculum. Tap dance has an emphasis on technique, terminology, and rhythm of tap dancing. Students have an in-class performance or showcase of skills at the end of each session.

Progressive Ballet, Jazz, and Tap classes are a part of the Spring Dance Recital. Registration and commitment forms are required for the Recital opportunity.


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Homeschool PE Progressive Beginner Jazz/Tap Registration Required



Students are engaged in placement, technique with emphasis on syncopation, expression, strength, musicality, enchainment (combination) exercises. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of the session. Ages 6-12.

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Homeschool PE Progressive Beginning Ballet 2/Beginning Ballet 1 Registration Required



This fee-based class has a focus on strength preparatory exercises, focus on creativity and exploration of movement. More advanced students engage in placement, technique, and musicality through barre, center, and enchainment (combination) exercises. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of the session. Ages 6-12. 

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Parent/Child Creative Movement Registration Required



Basic ballet movements and music concepts are introduced through the teaching of imagination, self-expression and group interaction. Parental participation is required in this class.

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Ages: 2-3

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Preschool Progressive Dance Registration Required



Learn introductory skills and techniques in both ballet and tap.

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Pre Ballet 1 & 2: Ages 3-5. This fee based program focuses on exploration of music and movement in this ballet introduction. Preschoolers discover their creativity through fun exercises and group interaction. Students engage in beginner placement, technique, and musicality in center and across the floor exercises. Tap: Ages 3-5. This fee based program introduces the technique, terminology, and rhythm of tap dancing.

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Private and Semi-Private Dance Lessons Registration Required



We offer private and semi-private dance lessons in half-hour sessions for dancers ages 7 and up. Private lessons are centered around each dancer's needs. The lessons can range in technique depending on the student’s skill level and focus. Techniques offered are ballet, tap, jazz, and hip-hop. If the participant is under 18 the parent must be present.

Students work toward their personal goals one–on–one with an experienced dance instructor.

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Participants will be matched with the best instructor for their goals and availability. Instructor requests are also welcome. 24-hour cancellation notice is required or participant will be charged for a half-hour lesson.


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Ballet

Progressive Beginner Hip Hop 1 Registration Required



This fee-based class teaches floorwork and footwork in a high-energy environment, with a focus on rhythms, musicality, and individual expression. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of the session. Ages 6-7. 

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Progressive Beginner Jazz Registration Required



Our beginning students are introduced to placement, technique with emphasis on syncopation, expression, strength, musicality, and enchainment (combination) exercises. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of the session. Ages 6-7.

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Edna Cabalfin at 360-307-4041

Progressive Beginner Tap/Intermediate Tap 1 Registration Required



This fee-based program teaches the technique, terminology, and rhythm of tap dancing. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of the session. Ages 6-10. 

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Progressive Beginner/Intermediate Hula 1 Registration Required



In this fee-based program, your child will gain an understanding of the historical origin of Hula, Hawaiian words, and the basic steps and hand-movements involved. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of each session. Ages 6-12. 

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Progressive Beginning Ballet 1 Registration Required



Students learn preparatory exercises, focusing on creativity and exploration of movement. More advanced students engage in placement, technique, and musicality through barre, center, and enchainment (combination) exercises. Students will have a class performance at the end of each session. Ages 6-7. 

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Progressive Beginning Ballet 2/Beginning Ballet 1 Registration Required



Students dance twice a week to strengthen preparatory exercises, focusing on creativity and exploration of movement. More advanced students engage in placement, technique, and musicality through barre, center, and enchainment (combination) exercises. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of each session. Ages 8-14. 

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Progressive Intermediate 1 Jazz Registration Required



Our intermediate students are engaged in placement, technique with emphasis on syncopation, expression, strength, musicality, and enchainment (combination) exercises. Students will have an in-person performance at the end of each session. Ages 8-14.  

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Edna Cabalfin at 360-307-4041

Progressive Intermediate Hip Hop Registration Required



This fee-based class teaches floorwork and footwork in a high-energy environment, with a focus on rhythms, musicality, and individual expression. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of the session. Ages 8-14. 

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Edna Cabalfin at 360-307-4041

Progressive Pre-Ballet 1 Registration Required



This fee-based offering focuses on the exploration of music and movement in ballet. Preschoolers discover creativity through fun exercises and group interaction. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of the session. Ages 3-4. 

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Edna Cabalfin at 360-307-4041

Progressive Pre-Ballet 2 Registration Required



Students learn preparatory exercises, focusing on creativity and exploration of movement. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of the session. Ages 4-5. 

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Edna Cabalfin at 360-307-4041

Progressive Pre-Tap Registration Required



This fee-based program introduces the technique, terminology, and rhythm of tap dancing. Students will have an in-class performance at the end of the session. Ages 3-5. 

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Edna Cabalfin at 360-307-4041