Fall is right around the corner, and that means school will be back in session soon. Many parents are currently making back to school shopping lists and navigating the balancing act of their children’s extracurricular schedules. If you’re looking for some fun and enriching after school activities for your child this year, dance classes may be a great option. Whether your son or daughter is an experienced dancer or they are expressing interest in dancing for the first time, here are a few after school dance classes your child should take advantage of this fall. Note that LaVida Studios offers free trial kids classes for anyone hoping to try out a class before signing up!
Hip-hop dance is one of our most popular classes at LaVida Studio. Offered for students ages six through 18 and taught at different levels, this class is a great way for kids to explore hip-hop music and movement. Students will explore the fundamentals of hip hop movement while having a great time exploring this high energy dance style.
Twinkle Star Dance
For children looking for their first taste of dance, our Twinkle Star Dance program is the perfect introduction. We offer this class in three different age groups, 3-4, 4-5, and 5-6, to enable young children to explore music and dance at just the right level. This class incorporates ballet, tap, jazz, and creative movement to give your child a feel for basic dance movements and help them explore the foundations of dance.
Top Hat and Tails
If your son is itching to get on the dance floor, we have the perfect class for him. Our Top Hat and Tails boys dance class is a great way to teach your son a love of music and dance. Taught in 45-minute sessions, young boys will learn the basics of tap, hip-hop, jazz, and creative movement in taught specifically for boys of their age group.
Ballroom and Latin
For children who are interested in learning the elegance of ballroom dancing or the style and flair of Latin dance, LaVida Studio has a class just for them. We offer multiple levels of our Ballroom and Latin sessions for kids ages six to 18, so youth of all ages can get a taste of this dance style at the level appropriate for them. We pride ourselves on offering a happy medium of classes, between social dance and competitive sport. We give kids the opportunity to learn the basics of the dance form, which they can pursue on a competitive level if they choose, but it is not required.
Pop Culture Dance
For kids who love the songs on the radio and want to dance to the most popular tunes of the day, they should try our Pop Culture Dance class. In this 60 minute class, children learn popular choreography to their favorite songs and well-known tunes in modern pop culture. Students will improve their flexibility, rhythm, and coordination through exploring fun and energetic dance styles like hip-hop, jazz and jazz funk.
Dance is a great way for children of all ages to learn coordination, balance, and rhythm, and of course, have a great time. Whether your child is an aspiring hip-hop dancer, has a passion for cha-cha, or is interested in learning the basics of ballet, we have a wide variety of classes for kids of all ages. To learn more about LaVida Studios programs for children or to sign up for your child’s first class today, visit our website!
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