Dance

Mommy & Me Ballet

Ages 2-3
Accompany your little dancer as they jump, leap and twirl. Dancers will use props, play games, and learn basic steps. No slippers; ballet shoes required. With Adult. CO. Instructor: Cindy

R$139/NR $177 (12 weeks)

R$69/NR $86 (6 weeks)

Min. 5/Max. 9
(No class November 23, November 24.)

Pre-Ballet 1

Ages 3-4
Dancers will learn basic ballet skills with steps designed for first-time dancers using words and motions.

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 9
(No class November 22, November 27)

Pre-Ballet 2

Ages 4-5
Dancers will learn basic ballet skills and combinations.   Leotard and ballet shoes are required; no slippers. 

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 10
(No classNovember 22, November 27)

Pre-Ballet 3

Ages 5-6
Dancers will learn more challenging steps and variations of the ballet skills learned in Pre-Ballet 1 and 2.   Leotard and ballet shoes required; no slippers. Instructor: Cindy

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 10
(No class November 24)

Ballet

Ages 8-10
Ballet is a wonderful and disciplined art form based on a centuries-old tradition. It develops a sense of movement, rhythm and appreciation of music as well as building confidence and promoting self-discipline. Instructor: Cindy

R$139/NR $177 (13 Weeks)

Min. 5/Max. 10
(No class November 24)

R$69/NR $86 (6 weeks)

Min. 5/Max. 10

Premier Ballet

Ages 8-18
This class is for advanced ballet dancers with prior ballet experience. YOU MUST HAVE INSTRUCTOR APPROVAL TO REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS. Comfortable clothing and ballet shoes are required.  Instructor: Cindy

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 10
(No class November 22, November 23)

Jazz

Ages 7-10
Jazz dance utilizes ballet combinations and forms with a modern and contemporary flair. Learn all important jazz techniques such as leaps, turns, correct posture, and strong sharp movements to upbeat and fun music. Comfortable clothing and jazz shoes are required.

R$139/NR $175

Min. 5/Max. 10
(No class November 24)

Premier Jazz

Ages 7-18
This class will learn intricate jazz techniques and combinations. Dancers will learn different styles of jazz to various types of music. YOU MUST HAVE INSTRUCTOR APPROVAL TO REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS.

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 10
(No class  November 22, November 25)

Lyrical

Ages 12-18
Dancers will learn combinations and techniques with the grace of ballet, the funk of jazz, and the freedom of modern dance.  Must have experience in ballet.  Comfortable clothing and ballet or jazz shoes are required.  You must have instructor approval to register for this class.
Instructor: Wendy

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 10
(No class   November 24)

Pom Dance

Ages 4-13
Pom dance combines jazz and hip hop moves. Dancers will learn basic techniques of poms and dance. 

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 10

Premier Poms

Ages 14-18
Class is for those students who have advanced pom skills. Instructor approval is required. Comfortable clothes and jazz shoes required. Pom poms will be provided. Instructor: Cindy

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 10

Hip Hop

Ages 4-14
Hip hop is for the dancer who loves music and wants to move. It improves coordination and helps build confidence while teaching rhythm and modern music appreciation. Comfortable clothing and clean gym shoes are required. Instructor: Wendy

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 10
(No class November 23, November 25)

Premier Hip Hop

Ages 13-19
Learn advanced hip hop combinations.  YOU MUST HAVE INSTRUCTOR APPROVAL TO REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS!  Comfortable clothing and clean gym shoes are required. Instructor: Wendy

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max. 10
(No class November 25)

Wedding and Social Dance

Ages  16+
This is the perfect class for anyone with any type of upcoming wedding or social engagement.  You will be prepared to dance to any type of music, such as:  Live Rock Band, Top 40, Latin, or Big Band.  This class will introduce you to the Waltz, Cha Cha, Salsa and Swing dances.  You will be learning how to move to the music with your dance partner.  Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes.CO

R$70/NR $88 per couple

Min. 8/Max. 24

Jazz/Tap

Ages 5 -7
Dancers will learn both jazz and tap in one fun and fast-moving class.  Instructor: Cindy

R$139/NR $177

Min. 5/Max.10

Adult Tap

Ages 18+
Tap dancing is a style some dancers grew up doing as kids, but don’t get to exercise later in life. Not anymore! We are now offering adult tap dance class to former tappers looking to get back into the swing of things!  Never tapped before, no problem, sign up and we will teach you!  During this fun filled class you will learn a simple tap routine, re-learn some old steps, along with learning new ones, all in a fun environment!  CO

R$70/NR $70

Min. 5/Max.10

Adult Ballet

Ages 18+
There are great benefits to ballet class, it helps with your balance, along with building strength and flexibility. During this fun, interactive class we will learn a simple routine using basic ballet steps. CO

R$70/NR $70

Min. 5/Max.10

Irish Dance

Ages 5 & up
Irish dance is alive and thriving right here in the southwest suburbs. Children of every nationality will enjoy this dance class. Participants will learn Irish Step and Figure Dancing and participate in Weber dance events such as St. Patrick’s Day parades, and recitals. Placement in beginner, intermediate and advanced levels will be determined at the first class. Dance shoe information will also be available at the first class. Instructor:  Weber Staff. CO

R$175/NR $262

Min. 10/Max. 20

Holiday Latin Dance

Ages  16+
Come join us during this Holiday season and discover the hot and spicy world of Latin dancing. Improve your skills, learn new steps and how to lead and follow in this introductory/refresher class. You will learn how to Salsa and Tango with just a couple hours of enjoyable instruction. Couples only please. Couples will not rotate partners. Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes. CO

R$70/NR $89 per couple

Min. 8/Max. 24

Competition Dance Team

AGES 9-18

Team practices will be held on Fridays at the Streams Recreation Center from Sept 2021-April 2022.

 Junior Poms (Ages 9-11)–4-5pm

Junior Dance (Ages 9-11)–5:15-6:15pm

Senior Dance (Ages 12-18)–6:30-7:30pm

Senior Poms (Ages 12-18)–7:45-8:45pm

 All dance competitions will take place on Saturdays or Sundays.  A practice schedule will be handed out at the first class.  Competition schedules will be handed out as soon as dates and times are confirmed.  Children are only allowed 3 unexcused absences for team and premier classes before being barred from competition performances.  Please see instructor for details.  Cost starts at $400.  Team jackets are required and can be purchased at Eich’s sports for an additional fee.

 

JUNIOR TEAM: Ages 9-11
SENIOR TEAM: Ages 12-18

R/NR $400
Min. 5/Max. 20

Competition Dance Team Tryouts

Ages  9-18
For competitive dance team tryouts register for correct age groups. Dancers may be moved either up or down depending on age averages, and/or skill level. 

Tryouts will be held at the Streams.  Please attend for your age level only.  Tryouts will consist of 15 mins of Jazz and 15 mins of Hip Hop and Poms.  The instructor will determine based on skills, at which age level and which style the dancer will perform. If your dancer refuses to dance a certain style, competition may not be suited for that child.  There are no makeups for tryouts.  You will be contacted via email, within approximately 1 week from the last tryout date, about individual results. Tryouts are open to all who take dance classes at the Plainfield Park District.  For more information contact Cindy at (815) 436-8812.

 

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