Ballard Summer Dance Classes
We are now registering for Summer 2019!
Classes with no "register' link means it is full!
Tuition for summer programs is upfront, with a one time fee. See our policies and procedures for more info!
We are glad to help. Give us a call any time at (425) 582-7936 or click here to contact us.
Pre-Dance: 2-3 Years Old
Tippy Toes for Toddlers
Great introductory dance class for Toddlers ages 2.5-3.5! Learn class setting, musicality, listening skills, and creative movement! This is a great class to try before registering for our pre-dance classes throughout the year. The class will cumulate with a short performance for parents on the last day of class!
Pre-Dance: 3-5 years old
Fairy Frolic ages 3-5
Calling all Fairies! Come frolic and swirl with us in this fun, ballet inspired, dance class. This summer session is a great way to try out dance before committing to our yearly sessions. Class culminates in a fun mini performance for parents during the last class. Fairy costumes encouraged!
Rock n Troll ages 3-5
Get ready to bounce! This class is a fun introduction to Tumbling, Ballet, and Tap. High paced, it's a great choice for kids who need to keep moving and switching things up. Class culminates in a fun mini performance for parents during the last class! Troll hair highly encouraged!
Bounce along to the beat in this introductory hip hop class! A great option for students looking for something a little different but still want to learn dance and classroom fundamentals! Even better when combined with a ballet or tap class!
Mermaid Medley's ages 3-5
Calling all Mermaids! This fun dance class is inspired by the mysterious creatures from the Sea. Learn Ballet and Tumbling in this fun summer course. Class culminates in a fun mini performance for parents during the last class!
Pre Dance: 4-6 Years Old
Fairytale Ballet ages 4-6
Learn Ballet with the inspiration from classic Fairytales! This summer session is a great way to try out dance before committing to our yearly sessions, or to hone your skills before advancing from pre-ballet into Ballet 1. Class culminates in a fun mini performance for parents during the last class!
Ninja Acro ages 4-6
Calling all Ninja's! Get ready to hone your skills in this fun Hip Hop inspired class. In addition to learning some sweet moves like the Coffee Grinder, and cartwheels, students will go home tired after some real strength and conditioning. Class culminates in a fun mini performance for parents during the last class! Ninja names highly encouraged!
Just Jazzin' ages 4-6
This class is a fun introductory to Jazz! Perfect for students entering into Jazz 1 next year, or for students who want to try a new style of dance. Class culminates in a fun mini performance for parents during the last class! Don't forget to bring your Jazz hands!
Level 1: Ages 6-12
Ballet Levels 1-1A
Keep up your skills over summer with our combined level ballet class. Push yourself, and see what you can accomplish in this 7 week session! Class culminates with a short performance for parents on the last day!
Jazz Levels 1-1A
Keep up your skills over summer with our combined level jazz class. Push yourself, and see what you can accomplish in this 7 week session! Class culminates with a short performance for parents on the last day!
Contemporary Levels 1-1A
Keep up your skills over summer with our combined level Contemporary class. Push yourself, and see what you can accomplish in this 7 week session! Better when combined with a Jazz or Ballet class. Class culminates with a short performance for parents on the last day!
Dance Descendants Ages 6 and up
Express your inner villain through Jazz and Ballet in this fun introductory class. Not sure whether you like Jazz or Ballet, try both! This class is great for students in the level one, or beginning courses, and a great way to try out a slightly different style. Class culminates with a short performance for parents on the last day! Villain costumes highly encouraged.
Teen/ Adult Hip Hop
Always wanted to try out Hip Hop? Now's your chance with this fun, upbeat class for students aged 12-90! We guarantee you'll work up a sweat, while having fun at the same time.
(Previous Dance Experience)
Hip Hop 2
For students graduating from Hip Hop 1A, this class will challenge students with more complicated combinations and routines. For the dedicated student who wants to become stronger and more coordinated, Hip Hop 2 is a great continuation of previous classes.
A special hour and fifteen minute class for students with previous experience, jazz 2 will delve deeper into syncopation of movement to music and body rhythm. Students will learn more complicated combinations and broaden their dance repertoire. Dancers who supplement with another upper-level class like ballet or dance theater will see results faster.
For students graduating from Jazz 2 or Ballet 2, Jazz 3 continues honing skills in jazz, with a focus on strength and flexibility. Dancers who attend both weekly Jazz 3 classes or supplement with another upper level ballet, tap, hip hop or dance theater class will see better results.
Ballet 2 is an hour and fifteen minute long class for students 7 years and older who have had previous ballet experience. This class will cover more advanced steps and combinations, in depth barre work and encourages students to express themselves through ballet. Teacher recommendation may be needed for new students.
For students graduating from Ballet 2 or Jazz 2, Ballet 3 will continue to hone their skills in ballet. A focus on strong barre work, balance and coordination, and across the floor exercises will continue in this class. Dancers who attend both weekly sessions of Ballet 3 (this and Thursday 7:45-8:45) or supplement with another upper-level class like jazz, hip hop, tap, or dance theater will see better results.
Intermediate Summer Intensives consist of Ballet Technique, Jazz technique, Contemporary, Performance Tricks and Tips, Turns and Leaps, and Hip Hop!! Bring a brown bag lunch, plenty of snacks, and a water bottle! Perfect to advance your skills over the summer, and really dive into technique with our amazing instructors. Sign up for all 3 weeks and go back strong in the fall! Prices are weekly, and all Intensives are held at our Shoreline Location! Please see our Shoreline Schedule to Register for Intermediate Intensives.
Mon / Wed; 10:00-12:00 Ballet Technique, 12:00-12:30 Lunch, 12:30-1:45 Jazz Technique, 2:00-3:00 Contemporary.
Tues: 10:00-12:00 Jazz Technique, 12:00-12:30 Lunch, 12:30-1:45 STAR classes, 2:00-3:00 Hip Hop