OC Dance offers several classes suited for first time dancer with a variety of interests. Categorized as our “dance/play” classes, each of these classes include props, activities and of course dance!
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Preschool Dance (3-5)
Boys and girls engage in ballet and pre-jazz instruction and school readiness in this fun creative movement class. We’ll tie color, shape recognition, letters and counting to dance through a variety of props, music and movement
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Princess Ballet (3-5)
Ballet Shoes required*
Your little ballerina will enter a world of magic and imagination by dancing to their favorite tunes from fairy tales new and old. This class teaches the basics of ballet and dance through terminology and imagery. Dancers will create their own princess props to take home, hear stories and dress up in princess tutus. Tutus and props provided.
Tots & Tutus (3-5)
Ballet Shoes required.*
Imaginations soar with props, songs, rhythm, movement and play. Through ballet & jazz basics, children develop gross motor skills and creativity.
Butterfly Ballerinas (3-5)
Ballet shoes required*
Transform into a magical butterfly and float across the floor with beginning ballet movements and an introduction to ballet terminology. Instruction includes practice at the barre, traveling across the floor, choreography and creative movement activities with props.
Hip Hop Tumble (3-6, 4-7)
Sneakers or Jazz shoes required.
In this fun, energetic class, dancers learn beginning jazz, hip hop and basic tumbling that are incorporated into dance combinations. Small performance held at last class. Suitable for boys and girls.
Superhero Hip Hop (3-6)
Children will learn hip hop fundamentals and activities that improve coordination, balance, strength, muscle tone, rhythm, listening skills and agility all with a little superhero flare. This energetic class is a great end of the week for some fun and motor skills practice. Suitable for boys and girls.
All-In-One (3-5, 4-7)
Dance Shoes Required*
Experience different genres of dance including ballet, jazz, hip hop, stretches and creative movement, providing a proper foundation for future dance classes. These basic movements can improve spatial awareness, body control and balance.
Children's Musical Theater (3-5 & 4-7)
Jazz Shoes or Sneakers required*
Introducing a fun and exciting world of musical theater! Children will tell a story through song and dance by expressing emotion, stage confidence and individuality. During this course children will also learn basic choreography and lyrics of popular, age appropriate songs, work on confidence and practice teamwork. Performers will participate in imaginative theater games.