Dancing helps children develop body awareness as well as physical strength and coordination. Dancers will flourish in our programs as the grow from learning basics steps and dance language to full choreographed routines. Dancing is a fun way to get moving after school and provides a creative outlet for children to express themselves!
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Weeklong Summer Intensive Workshop
Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan partners with BOLD Arts this summer to offer a one-week, high energy, immersive hip-hop dance workshop on the Upper West Side. Children will explore a thought-provoking theme through dance, music, and art in each session.
Mon, Aug 29-Fri, Sep 2, 9 am-3 pm, $600
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Hip Hop Dance
This high-energy class develops students' Hip-Hop skills, while pumping up their energy and confidence! Dancers learn body awareness, self-esteem, physical strength and coordination, and teamwork skills. Classes incorporate musicality and strengthening exercises, basic breakdancing, and choreography. Prices vary
Ballet at the J
Dancers will develop muscle strength and body awareness while building on classical ballet positions and vocabulary. Students will be also introduced to the important components of a ballet class such as warm up, spatial patterns across the floor, and center combinations.