Skip to main content

YMCA Dance is a great way for kids to get active and express themselves creatively!

 

DANCE

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

Imagination Theatre: (Ages 4-7)
A first theater experience! Each week the young actors will become their characters through play, learn about vocal projection, blocking, and memorization while working towards a performance to showcase their hard work on the last day of class.


Theatrical Jazz 2: (Ages 8-12)
Students will build on ballet and jazz skills while incorporating musical theatre elements. Our focus will be on more intricate dance skills, with a brief introduction to acting and singing. A great class to build confidence and self-expression.


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. 


Theatrical Jazz: (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.


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.