DWD offers something for every child! From age 2 and up, we provide programs for every level of experience in a fun, laid back atmosphere.
*5 sessions each school year, approx 6-7 classes each session
**An annual $30 registration fee is required with 1st paid session only. This fee includes a Prop Box for your child with fun supplies that he/she will use in class. These props will not be shared.
Variety Classes (2-9): 45 min lesson, 1x a week| $112 per session
Our variety classes are a 45-minute lesson that meets once a week. We begin each class with a stretching period followed by instruction in the following areas of dance: Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Acro, & Baton. Instruction in each area is rotated weekly so that all areas are introduced to our students throughout the month. Each variety class will learn about all types of dance at a level appropriate to the age & ability of the group.
Combo Classes (7 & up): 75 min lesson, 1x a week| $156 per session
Our combo class is a 75 minute lesson that meets once a week. We begin with a stretching period followed by intervals of instruction in Tap, Jazz & Ballet. Our students will be involved in a more structured lesson with an emphasis on technique. Each student will be taught at an appropriate level based on the ability of the class.
"Buddies": 30 min lesson, 1x a week| $112 per session
Inclusive Buddies is a class which will include Miss Denise's helpers, children with special needs and any other student who would like to be a part of this special experience. Our Inclusive Buddies class is a 30 minute lesson that meets once a week. This class is for young dancers with special needs who may or may not require assistance to dance. We begin with a brief stretching period followed by learning short combinations. Each student will be taught at an appropriate level based on their individual ability.
Acro Class: 45 min lesson, 1x a week | $112 per session
Learn the basics or work on advancing your skills in this flexible Acro class! Acro is not the typical tumbling or gymnastics class. Miss Denise will guide the class towards increased flexibility, balance, strength, muscle control, discipline and concentration. This class will focus on fundamental acrobatic technique by teaching such skills as handstands, chin stands, elbow stands, cartwheels, back bends, walkovers, balance and contortion tricks. All instruction using the "Miss Denise method" is at each student's individual level of experience. And it's fun, too!
Hip Hop Class: 45 min lesson, 1x a week | $112 per session
Hip hop is a high-energy class that infuses the latest styles of street dancing, breaking, popping, and locking. Miss Denise will encourage students to step outside of the box by bringing their own individual style and personality to the movements. Hip hop dance requires students to have the strength and stamina to successfully perform moves. Therefore class includes upper and lower body conditioning as well as a rigorous warm-up to help prepare students for more intense movements.
NEW!!! Broadway Theater Class: 45 min lesson, 1x a week | $112 per session
Our Broadway Theater dance class is perfect for your little one who aspires to be on stage! In this class, we will learn and practice acting skills, singing voices, and theatre-style dance moves along to our favorite Broadway musicals! This would be perfect for all children who would like to try their hand at theatre in a fun, laid back atmosphere!
Off-Site Classes: 45 min lesson, 1x a week| $112 per session
Our offsite program is designed to meet your needs. DWD travels to day care centers, preschools and elementary schools to provide on-site dance lessons to your child while you work. We begin each class with a stretching period followed by instruction in the following areas of dance: Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Acro, & Baton. Instruction in each area is rotated weekly so that all areas are introduced to our students throughout the month. Each variety class will learn about all types of dance at a level appropriate to the age & ability of the group.
NEW!!! Toning with Denise: 45 min lesson, 1-2x a week | $120 per session for 2 classes, $70 for 1 class
Calling all moms (and dads too!)... Give yourself some quality time for your mind, body, & soul! Toning With Denise is a workout class that mixes a little bit of Zumba-inspired dance, a little bit of yoga, and a whole lot of toning your body!
Bring your own yoga mat and water bottle. NO dance experience necessary!