Preschool Dance: Ages 2+

Session Descriptions & Ages

Sessional Preschool programs are a great way to get your child into dance classes!

Your child can attend one, two or all three sessions!  Dancers may either continue with the same style of dance or try something new each session.  Spring sessional dancers will preform in the year end recital!

SessionDescription
Preschool Schedule – Fall ScheduleAdults and dancers get to participate in fun games, music, basic dance steps together – this is a great way to introduce your little one to dance!
Preschool
Ballet/Jazz Ages 3-5
A combination class where dancers will learn the foundations of dance through both the basics of ballet and jazz. Ballet positions of the feet and arms, skipping, travelling and steps will be the focus
Creative
Movement Ages 2-3
Movement using games, actions and props to start understanding the very basics of dance including change of weight, movement vs. stillness, levels, and more
Preschool Hip Hop / Jazz Ages 3-5Fun creative stylized movement to upbeat music. Lessons include travelling steps, isolations, floor work and combinations as well as beginner jazz steps (travel, jumping, turning)
Preschool
Ballet/Tap/Jazz
Ages 3-5
A combination class where dancers will learn the foundations of dance through the basics of ballet and jazz, as well as discovering how your feet can make some amazing sounds!
Preschool
Acro/Hip-Hop
Ages 3-5
Fun creative stylized movement to upbeat music. Lessons include travelling steps, isolations, floor work and combinations. This class will include basic beginner acro prep for cartwheels, forward rolls
balancing and more!

Preschool Schedule – Fall Schedule

TuesdayWednesday
TimeStudio BTimeStudio B
10:45-11:30Creative Movement (Ages 2-3)10:45-11:30Preschool Hip-Hop/Jazz
11:30-12:15Preschool Ballet/Tap/Jazz11:30-12:15Preschool Ballet/Jazz
ThursdaySaturday
TimeStudio BTimeStudio B
X9:15-10:00Parent and Tot
1:15-2:00Preschool Ballet/Jazz10:00-10:45Preschool Ballet/Jazz
2:15-3:00Preschool Hip-Hop/Jazz10:45-11:30Preschool Acro/Hip-Hop

Sessions, Dates & Cost

SessionsDatesCostLength
Fall/WinterSept 22 – Dec 17$15013 weeks
*Winter/SpringJan 19 – Jun 3$20016 weeks

* Winter Session includes Photo Week, Dress rehearsal week and Performance for all classes other than Parent and Tot and Creative Movement. These weeks are not included in the 16 weeks of classes.

  • Winter/Spring session will perform in the recital – costume charge will apply!
  • Multi Sessional and multi class discounts available.

Attire

*All jewelry must be removed for classes

COMBO CLASSES – Ballet/Tap and Tap/Jazz:

  • Any colour and style of bodysuit
  • Ballet pink tights, light tan tights
  • Optional: Pink ballet skirt or jazz shorts
  • Shoes: Ballet Shoes: Pink ballet slippers (with elastic over the instep)
  • Tap shoes (if in Tap or combo class): Any style tap shoes in beige

*For any combo classes, students can wear ballet slippers for the jazz or ballet portion of the class

BALLET – Girls

  • Hair in a bun
  • Any style of bodysuit
  • Grades 1-3 Pink Bodysuit
  • Grades 4+ Black Bodysuit
  • Ballet pink tights
  • Shoes: light pink canvas ballet slippers (elastics will need to be sewn in a crisscross over dancers foot)

BALLET – Boys

  • White Tshirt and knee length shorts or Black ballet pants
  • Shoe: Black ballet shoes

ALL OTHER STYLES – Girls

  • Hair in a bun or ponytail (shorter hair needs a head band or bangs pinned off the face)
  • Any colour bodysuit or fitted dance top and shorts
  • Tan or ballet pink tights
  • Students who are in acro or lyrical should have convertible tights

ALL OTHER STYLES – Boys

  • T-shirt with shorts or pants