What do I need for dance class?
- Ballet shoes/slippers
- Dance attire
YMCA Dance is a great way for kids to get active and express themselves creatively!
Our dance programs provide your child with the opportunity to learn and have fun while also growing their self-confidence and developing a sense of discipline. Classes are staffed by passionate instructors with years of training, enthusiasm for the art of dance and a desire to give your children a positive experience.
YMCA at Pabst Farms
Dance Upon a Time: (Ages 2-5)
Children dance and move their way through a story as the instructors read and lead them through the activities. Have fun bringing books to life.
Pre Ballet: (Ages 3-5)
Introduction to ballet positions, stretching, and center combinations.
Ballet 1: (Ages 4-6)
Curriculum designed to further develop our center combinations and ballet positions (arms, legs, feet) as well as the addition of turns and leaps.
Ballet 2: (Ages 6-10)
Develop ballet skills and expand on ballet vocabulary. Incorporate balance, core control and body awareness. Our dancers will appreciate the beauty and fun of ballet.
Theatrical Jazz/Dance: (Ages 6-9)
A dance class that merges a variety of dance styles, including ballet and jazz, along with theatre elements. Our focus will be on dance, with a brief introduction to acting and singing. A great class to build confidence and self-expression.
Our YMCA dance teachers will introduce skills and technique and then teach steps choreographed to popular songs. Snack and craft are included. Parents, please arrive 15 min early for pick up so you can enjoy our mini show and see what we learned!
Dance Camp 1: (Ages 4-6)
July 11th • 4:00 - 6:00pm
Dance Camp 2: (Ages 7-10)
July 18th • 3:30 - 6:00pm