RIVER RHYTHMS DANCE CENTER OFFERS
RECREATIONAL DANCE CLASSES IN A
MULTITUDE OF STYLES, FOR ALL LEVELS
River Rhythms Dance Center's recreational dance classes cater to students school age and younger. Below are some brief descriptions to help you in deciding what classes might be right for your child.
Toddler Creative Movement
Petite, (Ages 6-8) | Junior, (Ages 9-11) | Teen, (Ages 12 & up)
Benefits of this program
• Socialization with peers
• Provides opportunities to lead, share and respond
• Teaches arts appreciation
• Enhances poise and grace
• Physical activity
• Improves attention span
• Encourages participation and group interaction
• Teaches children to create a positive self image
• Improves balance, coordination and agility
Petites have a ballet, tap, and jazz dance in the recital.
Juniors have a ballet, tap, and jazz dance in the recital.
Teens have tap, Jazz, and lyrical dances in the recital.
Our Rhythm Dancers Program at River Rhythms Dance Center is split in to levels based on the age of the dancer as well as their developmental ability. For the most part a child’s physical development and maturity develops with age so this is why classes are typically split by age level. In the circumstance that a child may be more advanced than their class placement, the teacher will approach the parent about moving their child in to a different class that will best meet the needs of that dancer.
Click here to view this season's Rhythm Dancers Class Schedule.
For more info, you can download .pdfs of our current Rhythm Dancers flyers below:
Petite, (Ages 6–8) Flyer | Junior, (Ages 8–12) | Teen, (Ages 12 & up)
Rhythm Dancers should wear a black leotard and light suntan convertible tights. Black booty shorts or a black dance skirt is optional.
Dancers should wear pink leather ballet slippers.
Dancers should wear tan Mary-Jane tap shoes.
Dancers should wear tan pull-on Jazz boots.
Dancers can wear bare feet. If you purchase convertible tights there is a hole in the bottom of the foot to allow the tights to roll up around the ankles for the kids to have bare feet for acro class.
Musical Theater class: (Ages 6 and up)
Dancers should wear tan pull-on jazz boots.
Hip Hop class:
Dancers should wear black hip hop sneakers and comfortable clothing (tank top, booty shorts, sweat pants).
Lyrical Class (Teen Dancers):
Dancers should wear tan "Dance Paws"
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