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Youth Dance Classes

BRIARGATE

TINY TOES

Do you have a little one who loves to move? Bring your 2- to 4-year-old to our Tiny Toes Dance Class! Your little dancer will begin to work on balance and coordination development, and simple dance technique. We will also work on team building and sharing places. This is the perfect class for the growing dancer!

Day & Time 
Tuesdays from 10 - 10:45 a.m.

Ages
2 - 4

Program Duration Details
8-week programs throughout the year and one 4-week program during the holiday season


PRE BALLET

Your child can learn fun basic introduction to the art of ballet, techniques of plie, tendus, retire, saute' jumps, arm movements, skips and turns!

Day & Time
Tuesdays from 10:45 - 11:30 a.m. & Wednesdays from 5 - 5:45 p.m.

Ages
3 - 5

Program Duration Details 
8-week programs throughout the year and one 4-week program during the holiday season


BALLET 1

Your child can learn fun basic introduction to the art of ballet, techniques of plie, tendus, retire, saute' jumps, arm movements, skips and turns!

Day & Time
Tuesdays from 5- 5:45 p.m.

Ages
5 - 10

Program Duration Details
8-week programs throughout the year and one 4-week program during the holiday season


For more information or questions about Youth Dance at the Briargate YMCA, call 719.282.9622!

DOWNTOWN

MUSICAL THEATRE & TAP

Calling all stars! This is a 6-week session for dancers with any level of dance experience. This session explores all the beginning elements of musical theatre and tap dance styles. Your child will learn to tell a story through song and dance, express themselves through character, and learn the history steeped in the art of the stage and entertaining!

Day & Time
Saturdays from 9:30 - 10:15 a.m.

Ages
3 - 5

Program Duration Details
8-week programs offered January through October and 6-week programs offered November and December


BALLET & TAP DANCE

This class welcomes your child to learn basic ballet movements including basic barre techniques in a lively and creative class environment. This is a great class to enhance rhythm & coordination!

Day & Time
Saturdays from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Ages 
6 - 10

Program Duration Details
8-week programs offered January through October and 6-week programs offered November and December


For more information or questions about Youth Dance at the Downtown YMCA, call the front desk at 719.473.9622!

SOUTHEAST

TOTS BALLET

This class will provide an introduction to ballet terms and technique for your child! The instructor will assist your child in creative movement all while instilling self-confidence.

Day & Time
Saturdays from 10 - 10:30 a.m.

Ages 
2 - 3

Program Duration Details
13-week programs throughout the year


BALLET I

This class will focus on the basic ballet terms and technique in barre work and the center floor! Your child will learn ballet etiquette and stage presence!

Day & Time
Saturdays from 11 - 11:50 a.m.

Age Group
4 - 6

Program Duration Details
13-week programs throughout the year


BALLET II

This class will further expand your child's knowledge of barre work and center floor movement! The instructor will help your child recognize their ability to perform!

Day & Time
Saturdays from 12 - 12:50 p.m.

Age Group
7 - 10

Program Duration Details
13-week programs throughout the year


For more information or questions about Youth Dance at Southeast, email China Antoine at [email protected]!

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