3rd-5th Grade Dance Classes

Dance Classes for Kids in 3rd-5th Grades

Learning Dance in 3rd-5th grade at Open Arts is rooted in fun and creativity with a deepening focus on mastering specific techniques and skills and building confidence.

Continuing Jazz/Hip-Hop

Mondays 4:45-5:45pm ​

This Jazz/Hip-Hop Class is designed for continuing dancers in 4th-7th Grades. It's an upbeat dance style 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.

Modern

Mondays 5:45-6:30pm ​

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

Musical Theater

Mondays 6:30-7:15pm​

Sing, Dance & Act in this exciting class! We begin exploring theatrical techniques such as scene and script work, improvisation, and character development along with a deeper focus on healthy vocal habits. PLUS! great theater jazz dancing and Broadway history.

Tap

Mondays 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.

AcroDance

Wednesdays 5:30-6:15pm​

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.

Jazz/Hip-Hop (Wednesdays)

Wednesdays 6:15-7:00pm​

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 (Wednesdays)

Wednesdays 7:00-7:45pm​

Traditional Ballet Class with full barre, center and traveling progressions, and work on strength, flexibility, and graceful expression. 

 

Jazz/Hip-Hop (Thursdays)

Thursdays 5:15-6:15pm​

Upbeat dance styles performed to the popular music of today! The Thursday class is a full hour which gives dancers extended time to focus on technique and continue building jazz and hip-hop dance skils.

Ballet (Thursdays)

Thursdays 6:15-7:15pm

Traditional Ballet Class with full barre, center and traveling progressions, and work on strength, flexibility, and graceful expression. The Thursday class is a full hour which gives dancers extended time to focus on technique and continue building ballet dance skills.