The Wheeling Park District Dance Studio offers professional dance instruction ideal for students who are eager to explore different styles of dance. The Studio is Led by a team with more than 50 years of combined teaching experience and passion for youth art and dance development. Help your child develop the necessary skills to flourish into confident performers. Join us on Saturday, January 13, from 10 AM - 12 PM to our annual Open House and let your child explore his or her artistic passion. There is no charge to attende and parents are encourage to ask questions and meet their future instructors that make the Studio one-of-a-kind. at Park District prices. Offered throughout the year, classes are taught at the CRC by experienced, dedicated staff and culminate with a spring dance recital.   Register Online.

 

 

 

Join us on January 13, from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM for an opportunity to experience what the Wheeling Park District Dance Studio has to offer!  Take demo classes, ask questions, meeting the instructors, or simply mingle with other families.  All participants at the event will be awarded $10 OFF the registration of any 2018 Spring/Summer dance class.  Limit to one coupon per customer.  Offer only available on January 13, from 10 AM - 1 PM.  Other offer restrictions may apply.   

Schedule

(Room 211):

10:00-10:15: BALLET FOLKLORICO 
10:15-10:30:  BALLET  
10:30-11:00:  BOLLYWOOD ZUMBA 
10:45-11:00:  TAP 
11:00-11:15:  BALLET FOLKLORICO 
11:15-11:30:  HIP-HOP 
11:30-11:45:  BALLET/TAP/HIP-HOP 
   

(Room 201/202):

Tour of one of the main dance rooms as you mingle with other families and instructors!

DAY  TIME STYLE INSTRUCTOR
       
MONDAY     4:14 PM - 4:45 PM    PITTER PATTER  
  5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
PRINCESS BALLET      
  5:45 PM - 6:30 PM DANCE 3  
       
TUESDAY 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM         PITTER PATTER  
  5:00 PM - 5:45 PM  DANCE 1  
  5:45 PM - 6:30 PM DANCE 2  
  6:00 PM - 6:55 PM BALLET FOLKLORICO               ADAN MORALES
  6:30 PM - 7:15 PM TAP AND JAZZ  
       
WEDNESDAY         4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
PRINCESS BALLET
 
  5:15 PM - 6:00 PM BALLET 1  
  5:15 PM - 6:00 PM HIP HOP  
       
THURSDAY 4:15 PM - 4:45 PM PITTER PATER  
  5:00 PM - 5:45 PM DANCE 2  
  6:00 PM - 6:45 PM HIP HOP  
  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM BALLET FOLKLORICO ADAN MORALES
       
SATURDAY 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM PITTER PATER  
  10:00 AM - 10:30 AM PITTER PATER  
  10:45 AM -11:30 AM DANCE 1  
  11:30 AM - 12:15 PM DANCE 2  
       
SUNDAY 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM BOLLYWOOD  
  10:00 AM - 10:50 AM BOLLYWOOD  
       

Pitter Patter

Age: 2-3 yrs

Does your child love to move to the music? Then this is the class for you! Children are introduced to dance through music and creative movement. Students will work on becoming familiar with following directions in a group, moving across the floor, balancing and sequencing exercises, and free expression to music. Instruments, scarves and ribbons may be used in this fun interactive class for your little dancer! Must be 2 years old by the start of class.

Attire: Ballet shoes, leotard, and tights

Princess Ballet

Age: 4-6 yrs

Dress up as your favorite princess and learn ballet steps. You'll pretend to be a different princess each weel and dance with creative moves to your favorite Disney princess songs! Attire: Princess outfits or tutu's and ballet shoes. Hair in bun or pulled back.

Ballet 1

Age: 6-8 yrs

Ballet is a classical dance style and you will learn the basic fundamentals of ballet steps with grace and poise and movement across the floor including leaps and turns and combinations.

Dance 1,2,3

Dance 1

Age: 3-4 years

Dancers are introduced to dance through music, and will work on becoming familiar with the concept of left and right, following directions in a group, moving across the floor, balancing and sequencing exercises, free expression to music, and of course, a basic introduction to ballet and tap steps.. Students must be age appropriate by the start of class.

Attire: Pink leather ballet shoes, tap shoes, leotard, and tights. All hair must be pulled back into a bun or ponytail.

Dance 2

Age: 4-6 years

Principles of body awareness, rhythm and coordination will be introduced in these classes. Basic fundamentals of both ballet and tap dance, will be taught at the beginner level. These classes are designed to meet the developmental needs of the young dancer. Students must be age appropriate by the start of class..

Attire: Pink leather ballet shoes, black tap shoes, leotard, and tights. All hair must be pulled back into a bun or ponytail.

Dance 3

Age: 7-9 years

Principles of body awareness, rhythm and coordination along with advanced beginner techniques including intro to lyrical and. Jazz will begin to be incorporated in this class. Students must be age appropriate by the start of class. .

Attire: Pink leather ballet shoes, black tap shoes, leotard, and tights. All hair must be pulled back into a bun or ponytail.

Tap and Jazz

Age: 7-9 yrs

Tap and jazz moves infused together to create a snappy fun way to learn two styles of dance! It will consist of both smooth jazz feel and jazzy tap combinations.

Bollywood

Age: 3-14 yrs

This semi-classical, folk, Indian, hip-hop, jazz, Middle Eastern style dancing is not only fun but great exercise!

Ballet Folklorico

Age: 5-13 yrs

Learn about the colorful culture of Mexico by dancing to the traditional and upbeat Folklorico Ballet Music. Students are taught the basics of zapateado (tapping), posture, hand movement, rhythm, and basic choreography.

 

    
Isabella Licciardello
Recreation Coordinator 
  Angelique Marie
Dance Coordinator

          
Liliana Streber-Ramirez
Ballet Folklorico Instructor 
     Cassidie Guthrie
Ballet, Jazz, Hiphop Instructor
  Lori
Ballet & Jazz Instructor
  Adan Morales Ortiz
Ballet Folklorico Instructor

 

 

 

For more information, please see the current program guide or call (847) 465-3333.