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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/II- (6-12 yrs) (Bradenton Branch)
Classical ballet technique, terminology, and positions will be taught with a focus on posture, body alignment and placement.
HELD: Monday | Ballet I: 6:00-7:00PM | Ballet II: 7:00-8:00PM

BALLET/TAP COMBO- (5-7 yrs) (Bradenton Branch)
Students will learn the fundamentals of ballet terminology, positions, and steps to classical music. In the second half of class, they will learn basic tap steps, combinations, and rhythms to their favorite songs.
HELD: Monday | 5:00-6:00PM

HIP HOP (5-11 yrs) (Bradenton Branch)
Hip-hop is a high energy class that infuses the latest dance styles of street dancing, breaking, and videos.
HELD: Tuesday | 5:00-6:00PM & 6:00-7:00PM

CREATIVE MOVEMENT- (8-11) (Bradenton Branch)
This class offers a combination of different dance styles while incorporating free movement and self-expression through choreography.
HELD: Tuesday | 7:00-8:00PM

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