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Participating in dance helps kids become more physically active, build strength, and improve flexibility, speed, balance, coordination, and discipline. Y Dance programs offer instructors with years of experience and passion for helping youth.

Arts Registration: Registration for all classes begins the 15th day of the month for Y Community and the 22nd for all others for the next month’s programs. Private lessons available upon request.

Fees For Programs:
YRate $35 / All Others $70 per month

BALLET I- (5-7 yrs) (Bradenton Branch)
Beginner ballet technique, terminology, and positions will be taught with a focus on posture, body alignment and placement.
HELD: Tuesday | Ballet I: 5:00-5:50PM
BALLET II- (8-12 yrs) (Bradenton Branch)
Classical ballet technique, terminology, and positions will be taught with a focus on posture, body alignment and placement.
HELD: Tuesday | Ballet II: 6:00-6:50PM
JAZZ/HIP HOP (5 yrs & up) (Bradenton Branch)
From Broadway jazz, to lyrical jazz & hip-hop, this class has it all! In this fun high-energy class, students will learn classic jazz and hip hop techniques.
HELD: Wednesday | (5-7) 5:00-5:50PM | (8-12) 6:00-6:50PM
CREATIVE MOVEMENT- (8-11) (Bradenton Branch)
This class is fun way for children to explore movement through music and dance with a focus on developing dance skills, stimulate imagination and creativity while exploring several different styles of dance. We will work to develop this dancer to be able to express themselves through movement in creative ways.
HELD: Thursday | 5:00-5:50PM

CONTEMPORARY DANCE- (7 yrs & up) (Bradenton Branch)
This Contemporary dance class encourages dancers to be versatile in their expressions and to be able to portray a wide array of movement, styles, and emotions. This class focuses on body awareness, ballet, improv, modern technique, body alignment, and spatial awareness. The dancers will learn to tell a story through movement and expression.
HELD: Thursday | (8-12) 6:00-6:50PM | (13 & up) 7:00-7:50PM

KINDERDANCE- (3-4 yrs) (Bradenton Branch)
Exploring dance with little ones through movement, action songs, props such as scarves, bean bags, and hula hoops. Build motor skills, rhythm, and balance in this fun and energetic class for preschoolers.
HELD: Monday | 5:00-5:50PM

Kid Fit- (5-7 yrs) (Bradenton Branch)
Fun Fit Kids is a high-energy fun-filled exercise class for kids. Games, dance, and movement… designed to increase the overall health and wellness of your child.
HELD: Monday | 6:00-6:50PM

Dance Class Schedule

To Register for a program, visit the Welcome Desk or click here for programs that are available for online registration.