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Youth Dance · Downtown Oakland YMCA

 

Hip Hop -dance

Get up and dance! 

 

Youth dance classes for ages 3-12 available year round! Dance is a  great way for kids to get moving, creating and expressing themselves. Whether you are 2 or 92, dancing can be soul lifting and offer a great mind-body workout. Dance helps people of all ages to embrace their individuality.

 

Pre-Balle(ages 3-5)Our instructors lead pre-ballet participants in an introduction to ballet combined with creative movement and fun dancing activities.

Session & Registration Dates                                                         

Spring April 9-May 19                                                           Summer June 23 - August 4                                             REGISTRATION OPENS JUNE 6

Day/Time

Location

Saturday 9-9:40 am or 9:45-10:25 am                            Downtown Oakland YMCA Spirit Studio

Fee

Summer coming soon                                                        Financial Aid available 


 

Ballet (ages 6-8)

Our Ballet class is designed to inspire and encourage your child while instructing them in essential ballet positions, such as foot and posture alignment, working at the barre, executing floor exercises, turns, leaps and more.

Session & Registration Dates                                                        

Spring April 9-May 19                                                          

Summer June 23 - August 4                                                    Registration opens June 6

Day/Time

                           Location

6-8 YEARS OLD, Saturday 10:30-11:20 am                                                                                                                              Downtown Oakland YMCA Spirit Studio                   

Fee

 

Summer coming soon                                                               Financial Aid Available 


 

Creative Movement (ages 3-5)                                                   This class introduces students to basic dance technique in a playful and imaginative environment while improving balance, coordination and motor skills.  Children will learn constructs of a dance class: warming up, dancing across the floor, focusing and following direction in a group setting.             

Session & Registration Dates                                                              

Spring April 16- June 5                                                         NO CLASS Monday May 28 & Tuesday May 29               Summer June 25 - August 4                                             Registration open June 6

Day & Time            Location

Tuesday  4:15-4:55pm                                                Downtown Oakland Spirit Studio

Fee

Summer  coming soon                                                     Financial Aid Available



Dance Party/ Combo Class (ages 6-7 & 8-12) 

Sample many dance styles, find joy through movement while increasing physical agility, rhythm, spatial awareness and having lots of FUN!

Session & Registration Dates                                                              

Spring April 16- June 5                                                         NO CLASS Monday May 28 & Tuesday May 29              Summer June 25 - August 4                                           Registration opens June 6

 

Day & Time           

 

Location

6-7 YEARS OLD, Monday 5:15-5:55                                 8-12 YEARS OLD,Monday 6:05-6:45
                                                                                      Downtown Oakland Spirit Studio

Fee

Summer coming soon                                                       Financial Aid Available

 

 

Facility Member $10 per class
Program Member $12 per class

Financial Aid Available 

Note: $10 fee applied to any late registration.

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