CHILD COMBO CLASS
One Hour Per Week
Ballet, Tap, & Tumbling
Ages 3 & 4, Ages 5 & 6
The Child Combo class focuses on introducing children to basic dance and tumbling skills. Throughout the class, children will be exposed to rhythm, coordination, and locomotor skills in a fun and colorful environment. Our experienced instructors use special props and activities to engage the children and make learning fun.
Our Child Combo class is not only a fun and enjoyable experience for young children, but it also has many benefits. Learning dance and tumbling at a young age can help with coordination, balance, and flexibility. Additionally, the class encourages children to socialize, express themselves creatively, and gain confidence in their abilities.
The Child Combo class is a combination of ballet, tap, and tumbling. In the ballet portion of the class, children will learn basic positions, movements, and terminology. Tap dancing will help children develop rhythm and timing, and tumbling will help them with balance and coordination.
If you are looking for a fun and engaging dance class for your young child, our Child Combo class is the perfect choice. Our experienced instructors will introduce your child to the world of dance and tumbling in a fun and supportive environment. Not only will your child have a great time, but they will also gain valuable skills that will benefit them for years to come. Sign up today and watch your little one light up with excitement!
Tap and Ballet Combo
One Hour Per Week
Tap & Ballet
Ages 7 - 9
Welcome to our Tap and Ballet Combo Class for kids aged 7 to 9! This one-hour weekly class is the perfect introduction to the enchanting worlds of tap and ballet dance styles.
In the Tap portion of the class, young dancers will discover the joy of creating rhythmic beats with their feet. They will learn the basics of tap technique, exploring various sounds and rhythms through fun and engaging exercises. Our experienced instructors will guide them in developing coordination, musicality, and a sense of rhythm, all while fostering creativity and self-expression.
The Ballet segment of the class will transport our young dancers into the graceful and elegant realm of classical ballet. Building a strong foundation, students will learn proper posture, alignment, and turnout, essential for a successful ballet journey. As they develop their ballet technique, they will also explore the art of storytelling through movement, expressing emotions and narratives with their bodies.
Throughout the class, the emphasis will be on cultivating a love for dance, instilling discipline, and encouraging teamwork. The Tap and Ballet Combo Class aims to create a positive and nurturing environment where kids can build their confidence, develop their motor skills, and nurture their imaginations.
This class is a wonderful opportunity for young dancers to explore two distinct dance styles, fostering versatility and a well-rounded dance education. Whether they dream of becoming professional dancers or simply want to enjoy the art of movement, this class will leave a lasting impression and a love for dance that will carry into their future endeavors.
Join us for an exciting journey into the world of Tap and Ballet! With the guidance of our passionate instructors and a supportive dance community, your child will flourish as a dancer and find joy in the magic of tap and the beauty of ballet. Let Dance Dimensions be the place where your child's dance dreams come to life!
One Hour Per Week
Ages 5 & Up
Breakdancing is a high-energy dance style that has become increasingly popular among kids and teenagers. At Dance Dimensions, we offer a one-hour per week breakdancing class that focuses on teaching the basic skills and techniques of this athletic street dance. The class is designed for kids ages 9 and up and is led by experienced instructors who are passionate about breakdancing.
During the class, students will learn the different elements of breakdancing, including toprock, downrock, power moves, and freezes. Toprock refers to the footwork performed while standing up, while downrock refers to the footwork performed on the ground. Power moves are acrobatic moves that require strength and athleticism, such as spins and flips, and freezes are poses that dancers hold at the end of a sequence.
In addition to learning the technical aspects of breakdancing, students will also have the opportunity to develop their own style and creativity. Breakdancing is a dance style that allows for individual expression and improvisation, and our instructors encourage students to explore their own unique style within the framework of the class. Whether your child is an experienced dancer or is new to the world of dance, our breakdancing class is a fun and challenging way to stay active and learn new skills.
One Hour Per Week
Ages 10 - 12
Tap dancing is an exciting and rhythmic form of dance that is primarily performed with the feet. In our Tap class, students aged 9 and up will learn the basics of tap, including techniques such as shuffles, flaps, and time steps. The class will focus on developing musicality, rhythm, and coordination, all of which are essential skills for any tap dancer.
Students will be taught by experienced and qualified instructors who will help them master the fundamental techniques and movements of tap dance. In addition to learning basic steps, students will also learn how to incorporate these steps into fun and engaging routines that will be sure to entertain and impress audiences.
At Dance Dimensions, we believe that dance is not just a physical activity, but also an art form. Our Tap class offers an opportunity for students to explore and express their creativity through the use of rhythm and movement. Students will learn to appreciate the art of tap dancing and develop their own unique style, while also building self-confidence and a sense of accomplishment. Whether your child is an aspiring professional dancer or just looking for a fun and engaging way to stay active, our Tap class is the perfect choice for anyone aged 9 and up.
One Hour Per Week
Ages 10 -12
Hip Hop Street is a popular class among kids ages 10 to 12. It is a current form of street dance and funk that incorporates many different body movements. It is not a technical style of dance and almost always done to pop or rap music. This is a high-energy class that focuses on the latest urban dance styles and rhythms.
Our instructors focus on teaching the basic hip hop techniques, such as popping, locking, and breaking, while incorporating freestyle movements to encourage individuality and creativity. Students will also learn to develop their rhythm and musicality, as well as work on their flexibility and coordination. This class is perfect for kids who want to express themselves and build their self-confidence through dance.
Hip Hop Street is not only a fun and engaging class, but also a great workout. It is a high-intensity dance form that gets your heart pumping and your body moving. Our instructors prioritize safety and ensure that students warm-up properly before each class to prevent any injuries. The class is also a great way for kids to socialize and make new friends who share similar interests.
Whether your child is a seasoned dancer or just starting out, our Hip Hop Street class is designed to meet the needs of all skill levels. With experienced instructors and a fun, supportive environment, we strive to create a positive and memorable dance experience for all of our students. Come join us and get ready to move and groove to the latest hip hop beats!
One Hour Per Week
Ages 10 - 12
Ballet is a dance style that requires discipline, dedication, and hard work. It is a classical dance form that has been around for centuries and continues to be an important part of dance education. In this one hour per week class, students ages 9 and up will learn the fundamentals of ballet technique, including proper posture, alignment, and turnout. Students will also develop a sense of body awareness and muscle control, which will benefit them in all areas of dance.
In addition to the technical aspects of ballet, students will also learn artistry and expression through movement. Ballet requires dancers to not only execute steps with precision and technique, but also to convey emotion and tell a story through their movements. Students will learn to connect with the music and express themselves through movement, developing a sense of artistry and expression.
At Dance Dimensions, we believe that ballet is an important foundation for all dance styles. Whether a student goes on to pursue a career in dance or simply enjoys it as a hobby, the skills and discipline learned in ballet class will benefit them for a lifetime. Our experienced teachers are dedicated to helping students reach their full potential and achieve their goals in dance.
One Hour Per Week
Ages 10 - 12
Lyrical dance is a beautiful and expressive form of dance that incorporates elements of both jazz and ballet. This dance style is all about conveying emotions and telling a story through movement. In this class, students aged 9 and up will learn how to use their bodies to express themselves and connect with their audience on a deeper level.
Lyrical dance is characterized by its fluidity and grace, as well as its emphasis on musicality. Students will learn how to interpret music and use their movements to create a seamless flow that is both visually stunning and emotionally impactful. The class will also focus on developing technique, including proper body alignment, extension, and control.
In addition to technique, students in this class will also explore the artistry of lyrical dance. They will learn how to use their faces and bodies to convey different emotions, and will practice telling stories through movement. This class is perfect for dancers who want to expand their skills and express themselves through the beautiful art of lyrical dance.
One Hour Per Week
Ages 10 - 12
Upbeat Jazz is a dance class that combines technique, style, and fun. This fast tempo dance style is performed to popular, upbeat music, and is suitable for kids aged 6 years and older. The class begins with a stretching warm-up, followed by body isolations and feet combinations that include locomotor movements. Students will learn different styles of jazz, which can range from Broadway to funk, and will have the opportunity to perform in front of an audience at the end of the year.
The class focuses on jazz technique, rhythm, and coordination. Jazz dance involves fast-paced movements, so students will work on building stamina and endurance. They will learn how to perform turns, leaps, and jumps, while also developing their own unique style and musicality. The class encourages creativity and self-expression, allowing students to experiment with their movements and express themselves through dance.
In Upbeat Jazz, students will not only improve their dance skills but also develop their confidence and stage presence. They will learn to work as part of a team, communicate with others, and support one another. This class is perfect for kids who love to dance and want to explore the exciting world of jazz. Whether they aspire to be a professional dancer or just want to have fun and stay active, this class will inspire and motivate them to reach their full potential.
STRETCH AND STRENGTH
45 Minutes Per Week
Welcome to Dance Dimensions Studio's captivating "Stretch & Strength" class! This 45-minute weekly session is meticulously crafted to cater to dancers of all levels, providing an exhilarating journey towards enhanced flexibility, strength, and endurance. Our expert instructors are dedicated to helping dancers unlock their full potential by combining targeted exercises and techniques to cultivate both grace and power in their movements.
In this dynamic class, the primary focus lies in expanding the dancers' range of motion and improving their flexibility. Through a series of carefully curated stretches and exercises, participants will witness remarkable advancements in their suppleness, allowing them to execute stunning lines and movements with newfound fluidity and ease. Moreover, as dancers delve deeper into these exercises, they will simultaneously build the necessary muscular strength and endurance to support and enhance their newfound flexibility, providing a solid foundation for impeccable technique execution.
The benefits of "Stretch & Strength" extend far beyond just increased flexibility and strength. Dancers will discover a marked improvement in their overall performance, achieving higher and more powerful leaps and jumps, and showcasing a remarkable sense of balance and poise. As their leg extensions reach new heights, splits become more attainable, and coordination improves, dancers will experience a newfound sense of confidence and artistry in their dance expressions. Moreover, the carefully structured curriculum equips dancers with a series of exercises that they can incorporate into their home practice routines, ensuring their progress continues outside of the studio, and empowering them to work diligently towards their dance aspirations.
Join us at Dance Dimensions Studio's "Stretch & Strength" class, where passion, discipline, and artistic growth converge to create a transformative dance experience. Whether you're a seasoned performer or a novice stepping into the world of dance, this class welcomes everyone to embark on a journey of self-discovery and artistic refinement. Through a nurturing and supportive environment, dancers will be encouraged to embrace their uniqueness, explore their full potential, and take confident strides towards becoming the dancers they aspire to be. Don't miss this opportunity to elevate your dance journey to new heights and witness the incredible metamorphosis of your dance capabilities.
JAZZ & HIP HOP COMBO
One Hour Per Week
Hip Hop & Jazz
Ages 7 - 9
If your child loves to move to the beat of popular music and wants to learn how to dance like their favorite pop stars, then our Mini Hip Hop & Jazz Combo class is the perfect fit. This one-hour class is specifically designed for kids ages 7-9 who are looking to explore their creativity and learn new dance skills in a fun and supportive environment.
During this class, students will focus on both jazz technique and the latest hip hop moves, which will be introduced in an age-appropriate manner. They will learn how to execute popular dance moves while also developing their coordination, balance, and flexibility. Our experienced instructors will also help students build their confidence and self-expression as they learn how to express themselves through dance.
In addition to learning new moves, students in our Mini Hip Hop & Jazz Combo class will also get the opportunity to improve their musicality and timing. Our instructors use a variety of upbeat and popular songs to help students develop their sense of rhythm and timing. With a combination of jazz and hip hop dance styles, students will gain a well-rounded dance education and will be able to showcase their skills in a variety of performance settings.
1 Hour per Week
Hip Hop and introductions to other styles
At Dance Dimensions Studio, we proudly present our dynamic and energetic Boys Class, exclusively tailored to meet the unique dance interests and aspirations of young male dancers. This one-hour weekly session is a thrilling dance experience that centers primarily on the captivating world of hip hop. Our dedicated instructors are passionate about nurturing the talent and potential of every boy, guiding them through the rhythmic beats and infectious grooves that define hip hop. Beyond mastering hip hop moves, this class also offers a tantalizing glimpse into complementary dance styles like jazz and contemporary, ensuring that our dancers develop a well-rounded skillset and a profound understanding of body movement.
During the Boys Class, our expert instructors create an engaging and supportive environment that encourages each dancer to explore their creativity and express themselves freely through movement. The hip hop focus embraces the boldness and versatility of this dynamic urban style, allowing boys to unleash their inner rhythm and confidence. Additionally, they will be introduced to the artistry and precision of jazz, with its syncopated rhythms and expressive flair, as well as the fluidity and emotive storytelling of contemporary dance. These diverse influences empower our dancers to develop a comprehensive movement vocabulary, broadening their artistic horizons and enriching their overall dance journey.
As they progress through the class, our boys will not only enhance their technical skills but also cultivate teamwork and camaraderie within the group. Emphasizing the importance of discipline, dedication, and mutual respect, the Boys Class fosters a supportive community where boys can bond with fellow dancers who share their passion. Our aim is to nurture the potential of every individual, instilling a deep appreciation for dance as a powerful means of self-expression and personal growth. Whether they dream of becoming professional dancers or simply wish to embrace the joy of movement, our Boys Class at Dance Dimensions Studio equips them with the tools and confidence to shine on any stage they choose.
TEEN BALLET & LYRICAL
1 Hour Per Week
Ballet & Lyrical
Ages 13 & Up
Welcome to our Teen Ballet and Lyrical Class! This one-hour weekly class is designed for students aged 13 and up who are passionate about dance and eager to explore the beauty and artistry of both ballet and lyrical styles.
In the Ballet portion of the class, students will delve into the timeless and classical world of ballet. With a strong emphasis on discipline and dedication, students will learn the fundamentals of ballet technique, including proper posture, alignment, and turnout. Developing body awareness and muscle control will be a key focus, enhancing their abilities across all dance forms. Beyond technical precision, students will also be encouraged to express themselves through movement, connecting with the music and conveying emotions to tell captivating stories.
Lyrical dance, with its seamless blend of jazz and ballet elements, will be the highlight of the second half of the class. Through fluidity and grace, students will learn to harness the power of expression and connect with their audience on a deeper level. The class will explore musicality, teaching students how to interpret music and create emotionally impactful performances. Technique development will continue with a focus on body alignment, extension, and control, enhancing the students' ability to captivate with every movement.
Throughout the class, our experienced instructors will nurture the artistic and technical growth of each student. With a strong belief in ballet as an essential foundation for all dance styles, we aim to provide a well-rounded dance education that will benefit students both professionally and personally. Whether pursuing dance as a career or a hobby, the skills and discipline cultivated in this class will last a lifetime.
Join us for this exciting journey into the world of Teen Ballet and Lyrical. Unleash your artistic potential, express your emotions through movement, and become a well-rounded and captivating dancer. Let Dance Dimensions be your guide in achieving your dance goals and discovering the beauty of ballet and lyrical dance.
TEEN Hip Hop
1 Hour Per Week
Hip Hop Street
Ages 13 and up
Welcome to Teen Hip Hop Street! This class is specifically designed for teens aged 13 and up who have a passion for hip hop dance and want to take their skills to the next level. In this high-energy and dynamic class, we'll dive deeper into the world of urban dance styles, exploring the intricacies of hip hop movement and funk.
Our experienced instructors are committed to refining your hip hop techniques, building on the foundations of popping, locking, breaking, and more. We'll explore complex choreography, intricate footwork, and challenging body isolations that will push your abilities and creativity to new heights. Freestyle movements will continue to be encouraged, allowing you to express your individuality and develop your unique dance style.
Beyond just the moves, we'll also focus on honing your musicality and sense of rhythm, ensuring that you can truly embody the music and feel the beat as you dance. Flexibility, coordination, and strength will be emphasized to elevate your overall performance and execution.
As an advanced class, we'll engage in a more intense workout, elevating your heart rate and pushing your physical limits. Our instructors will continue to prioritize safety, guiding you through proper warm-up routines and exercises to prevent injuries and keep you at your best.
Aside from the dance itself, this class offers a fantastic opportunity for socializing and making new friends who share your passion for hip hop. You'll be part of a community that supports and motivates each other to grow as dancers and individuals.
Whether you're a seasoned dancer or just stepping into the world of hip hop, our Advanced Hip Hop Street class is designed to challenge and inspire you. We aim to provide a positive and memorable dance experience, fostering growth and self-confidence in every student. So, come join us and get ready to elevate your hip hop skills and groove to the latest beats with like-minded dancers!
1 Hour Per Week
Ages 13 and up
Tap dancing is an exhilarating and dynamic form of dance that revolves around intricate footwork and rhythm. In our Teen Tap class, designed for students aged 13 and up, we take tap dancing to the next level by building upon the foundational techniques and introducing more advanced steps and combinations.
Led by experienced and accomplished instructors, this class is tailored to challenge and inspire older students who already have some tap experience or have completed our introductory tap courses. Students will refine their skills in shuffles, flaps, time steps, cramp rolls, and various other complex steps, allowing them to develop a deeper understanding of rhythm and musicality.
In addition to honing technical abilities, students will explore the artistry of tap dance by learning how to improvise, create rhythmic variations, and engage in intricate syncopation. As they progress, they will have the opportunity to collaborate on more elaborate and impressive routines that showcase their talent and creativity.
At Dance Dimensions, we believe that dance is not only a physical activity but also a means of self-expression and artistic exploration. Our Teen Tap class provides a platform for students to push their boundaries, express their individuality, and develop their own unique tap style. As they gain confidence in their abilities, they will experience a sense of achievement and personal growth that extends beyond the dance floor.
Whether your teen aspires to pursue a career in dance or simply wants to continue their passion for tap in a challenging and supportive environment, our Teen Tap class is the perfect choice. Join us for an exciting journey of self-discovery, camaraderie, and rhythm, where dance becomes a lifelong love and a source of endless joy.
NEW! MUSICAL THEATER
1 Hour Per Week
Ages 12 & Up
Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Broadway with our Musical Theater class at Dance Dimensions Studio. Tailored for dancers aged 12 and up, this engaging one-hour weekly class is the perfect avenue for those eager to elevate their musical theater training. Our expert instructors will guide students through a comprehensive curriculum that emphasizes foundational dance techniques and introduces popular dance styles frequently featured in mesmerizing musical theater productions. From classic jazz moves to contemporary choreography, dancers will gain a versatile skill set that will elevate their performances to new heights.
In each session, our talented dancers will embark on an exhilarating journey through the enchanting realm of musical theater, exploring the magic of different famous musicals. Every month, students will have the thrilling opportunity to learn and master a full-scale musical number, honing their acting, dancing, and singing abilities, all culminating in a show-stopping performance. The class nurtures creativity and encourages students to express their artistic flair, fostering a deep connection to the characters and narratives that grace the stages of Broadway.
Beyond the spotlight, our Musical Theater class is a supportive and encouraging environment that fosters camaraderie among the participants. As students grow in confidence and proficiency, they will discover the power of teamwork and dedication while developing their own unique artistic voice. Whether aspiring for a future in the limelight or seeking to strengthen their passion for the performing arts, this class promises to be an unforgettable experience, leaving dancers with a profound appreciation for the magical world of musical theater. So step into the footlights, embrace your inner performer, and let the stage be your canvas as you embark on this extraordinary journey of self-expression and theatrical wonder.
NEW! ADULT TRI CLASS FOR MOMS
45 Minutes Per Week
Pilates, Yoga, Barre
Welcome to the invigorating Adult Tri-Class at Dance Dimensions Studio! In this unique and well-rounded 45-minute weekly session, we combine the best elements of three popular disciplines - yoga, barre, and pilates - to provide you with a comprehensive and transformative experience. Led by the esteemed Natalie Berkeley from "The Natalie Berkeley Studio," this class promises to challenge your body and mind while significantly enhancing your flexibility, strength, and balance.
During each session, you'll have the opportunity to explore the fundamental principles and techniques of yoga, which will help you find inner peace and tranquility while fostering a deep connection between your breath and movement. The graceful yet powerful movements of barre will be seamlessly integrated into the class, targeting specific muscle groups to tone and sculpt your body, resulting in improved posture and increased core stability. Additionally, the dynamic pilates exercises incorporated into the Tri-Class will strengthen your entire body, with a particular focus on developing a strong core, leading to enhanced overall body control and a heightened sense of bodily awareness.
Natalie Berkeley's expertise in each of these disciplines ensures that you receive personalized attention and guidance throughout the journey, allowing you to progress at your own pace. Whether you're a seasoned practitioner or just embarking on your fitness journey, the Adult Tri-Class welcomes individuals of all skill levels. Prepare to be inspired and challenged as you uncover the harmony between mind, body, and soul through this holistic fusion of yoga, barre, and pilates, leaving each class feeling energized, centered, and empowered.
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|$75.00 per Dancer
|$60.00 per Dancer
Dance Dimensions of Grand Rapids, Michigan provides affordable rates for all of our dance classes. We offer discounts based on the number of classes taken per week. Take advantage of our family discount: if your daughter is enrolled in dance class, her brother can go for free! Call us for details and registration today! All classes taught by our wonderful professional dance instructors.
REGISTRATION FEE: There is a one-time, non-refundable fee of $15.00 for all new students upon registration. This does not have to be paid again, even if your dancer takes a year off and then returns.
Multiple Class Discounts
Five Percent is applied to accounts with two classes per week.
Ten Percent is applied to accounts with three classes per week.
Fifteen Percent is applied to accounts with four classes per week.
Twenty Percent is applied to accounts with five classes per week.
Brother Discount Brother's may attend their siblings dance classes for free! Call for details.
*** All discounts exclude solo/duo/trio classes
Delinquent Accounts & Late Fees
If your payment is not received by the last day of the month, your account will reflect a $10.00 late fee. We do not send out statements until account is delinquent.
If your account falls 2 months behind, classes for that student will be discontinued for the remainder of the year.
If, for any reason, you decide not to continue your dance education, please call the studio to inform us, so that we can open that spot up for another dancer. We do not refund tuition.