1st & 2nd Grade Dance Classes

Dance Classes for Kids in 1st and 2nd Grades

In 1st and 2nd Grade we add even more variety of dance styles to explore in a fun and supportive atmosphere!

AcroDance (Mondays)

Mondays 6:30-7:15pm ​

Strength meets flexibility and grace in this exciting class which emphasizes learning skills in a safe and orderly progression and learning how to transition gracefully between each skill.

Modern

Mondays 7:15-8:00pm

Modern is a constantly evolving contemporary dance form that teaches dancers a collection of principles regarding movement and the choreographic and performance process. 

Ballet + Jazz (Tuesdays)

Tuesdays 6:15-7:15pm

Our traditional beginning dance class. The perfect blend of ballet dance technique with the upbeat, modern, and popular styles of traditional jazz dance.

Tap

Tuesdays 7:15-8:00pm

Tap is a distinctly American art form with rooms in African and Irish music and dance. This class encourages rhythmical precision blended with style and performance skills.

Musical Theater

Wednesdays 5:30-6:15pm​

Sing, Dance & Act in this exciting class that introduces young dancers to the world of Broadway and beyond.

Ballet

Wednesdays 6:15-7:00pm​

Ballet is the foundation of many dance forms we teach at Open Arts. It encourages discipline, focus, graceful expression, attention to detail, strength, and flexibility.

Jazz/Hip-Hop

Wednesdays 7:00-7:45pm​

Upbeat dance styles performed to the popular music of today! We focus on learning traditional jazz technique with street jazz, hip-hop, funk, latin, character, swing, and break dancing skills sprinkled in for extra fun.

Ballet + Jazz (Saturdays)

Saturdays 10:30-11:30am

Our traditional beginning dance class. The perfect blend of ballet dance technique with the upbeat, modern, and popular styles of traditional jazz dance.

AcroDance (Saturdays)

Saturdays 11:30am-12:15pm

Strength meets flexibility and grace in this exciting class which emphasizes learning skills in a safe and orderly progression and learning how to transition gracefully between each skill.