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Youth Dance · Downtown Oakland YMCA

 

Hip Hop -dance

Youth Dance programs like are 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 own individuality.

Get up and dance!

 

 Pre-Ballet

(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                                                         

Winter January 15-March 24                                                        Early Bird Registration: December 8-January 7                                   Regular Registration: January 8- January 21

Spring
April 9-May 25
Registration: February 1-April 8

Day/Time

Saturday 9-9:40 am or 9:45-10:25 am

Location

Downtown Oakland YMCA Spirit Studio

Fee*

Winter                                                                                          Early Bird Registration:  Facility Member $100
                                      Program Member $120

   Regular Registration:    Facility Member $110                                                                 Program Member $130   

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                                                        

Winter January 15-March 24                                                               Early Bird Registration: December 8-January 7                         Regular Registration: January 8- January 21

Spring  April 9- May 25
            Registration: February 1-April 8

Day/Time

Saturday 10:30-11:20 am

Location

Downtown Oakland YMCA Spirit Studio

Fee*

Winter:                                                                                         Early Bird Facility Member $100, Program Member$120          Regular Facility Member $110                             Program Member $130

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                                                              

Winter January 15-March 24                                                 Early Bird Registration: December 8-January 7                       Regular Registration: January 8- January 21

Spring April 9- May 25                                        Registration: February 1-April 8

Day & Time

Wednesday 4:15-5:00pm

Location

Downtown Oakland Spirit Studio

Fee 

Winter                                                                            Early Bird Facility Member $100, Program Member $120  Regular Registration Facility Member $110                                                            Program Member $130   

Financial Aid Available

Dance Party/ Combo Class (ages 6-8) 

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

Session & Registration Dates                                                               

Winter January 15-March 24                                                Early Bird Registration: December 8-January 7                         Regular Registration: January 8- January 21

Spring April 9- May 25                                                  Registration: February 1-April 8

Day & Time

Wednesday 5:15-6:00pm

Location

Downtown Oakland YMCA Spirit Studio

Fee

Winter                                                                               Early Bird Facility Member $100, Program Member $120     Regular Registration Facility Member $110                                                           Program Member $130   

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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