Adventures in Dance (Ages 2-5)
Creative movement and Latino culture merge to form a fun atmosphere in which spatial awareness and self-expression can flourish.
Movement is integral to the development of children. An experience in creative dance can open up a world of expression and communication. Our Adventures in Dance program goes beyond the traditional story ballet to employ creativity, exploration, language skills, and body awareness in building a solid foundation of spoken and movement vocabulary.
The AID program helps students gain the following skills:
REGISTER FOR FALL 2013 NOW!
Download the Adventures in Dance registration forms HERE and either:
E-mail to Derek Leyva at firstname.lastname@example.org
Fax to 212-362-3081
Mail to Ballet Hispanico, 167 West 89th Street, New York, NY 10024
Drop off at Ballet Hispanico School of Dance, 167 West 89th Street near Amsterdam Ave (Tuesday thru Friday 10AM-5PM)
SCHOLARSHIPS are available for those who qualify. Download the scholarship application form HERE.
Questions? Contact the School Office at 212-362-6710.
Pasitos 2 (2 year olds with parent or caregiver)
In this class, children explore movement alongside an adult, exploring relationships between their bodies and people around them. Class includes developmental activities that foster coordination, control, and musicality.
Pasitos 3 (3-year-olds)
Jump! Turn! Swirl! Students articulate body parts and explore shapes and actions. They execute basic locomotor movements and exercise control by freezing, starting, and stopping, while developing rhythm awareness.
Pasitos 5 (5-year-olds)
Creativity and technique go hand in hand. This experience in creative dance opens up a world of expression and communication while developing strength, flexibility, and a growing command of the body.
Hablando y Bailando(4-5 year olds)
Creativity, technique, and Hispanic culture merge in this program. Children dance to Latin American children's songs while following directions and concepts in Spanish. This class is bilingual and rich in culture and creativity.
Cultural Latin Dance (4-5 year olds)
Latin dance forms help young children to develop their social skills and make friends in a fun and encouraging learning environment. Students will learn basic partnering skills and acquire rhythmic awareness as they salsa, merengue and cha cha cha their way through these musical genres’ most popular songs.
CLASS ATTIRE AND MANDATORY STUDENT DRESS CODE
ADVENTURES IN DANCE:
Pasitos 2, 3, 4, 5 and, Hablando y Bailando 3, 4, 5
Ballet Hispanico school uniform requirements are available at Barbara Gee Danskin Center at Broadway & 83rd Street. There is a 25% discount for Ballet Hispanico students.