My First Dance Class

My First Dance Class

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Ages: 3.5-5 years

About: As the first classes that students take on their own, Frame Dance classes are designed to be fun and impactful, teaching students to understand and use their bodies and their space. Students learn to communicate with respect, to develop artistically as individuals and as an ensemble – finding, articulating, and combining their ideas and actions.

Cost: $375 for 15-week session. Contact us for prorated session and sibling discounts.

Dates: Spring classes held January 10-April 29, no class the week of Spring Break (March 14-20)

 

Pre-Ballet  

Dress Code: No jewelry. Long hair pulled back. Girls – Leotard, any color. Ballet shoes in pink or flesh tones. Socks. Boys – Cotton or athletic shorts, T-shirt. Black ballet shoes. Socks.

Days and Times: Friday 10:00-10:45 AM  with Ashley Horn


Children’s Ballet Class

Children’s Ballet Class

Event Phone: 346-708-1555

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About: Ballet at Frame Dance is about the child’s sense of personal development and mastery of movement. Dancers learn the tradition of ballet terminology and class structure as they practice positions, combinations, and musicality while building strength, balance, and the joy of moving independently and as a group. 

Cost: $375 for 15 week session. Contact us for prorated session and sibling discounts.

Dates: Spring classes held January 10-May 1, no class the week of Spring Break (March 14-20)

Kinder Ballet

Ages: 4-6 years

Dress Code: Long hair pulled back. No loose clothes or jewelry. Girls – Leotard, any color. Ballet shoes and tights in pink or flesh tones (girls) or socks. Boys – Cotton or athletic shorts and t-shirt. Black ballet shoes with socks.

Days and Times: Tuesday 3:30-4:15 PM with Tapley Whaley  

Thursday 4:30-5:15 PM  with Aimee Kulp

 

Ballet 1

Ages: 6-8 years

Dress Code: Girls – Leotard, any color. Ballet shoes and tights in pink or flesh tones. Boys – Cotton or athletic shorts and t-shirt, black ballet shoes with socks.

Days and Times: Tuesday 4:30-5:15 PM with Tapley Whaley  

 

Ballet 2

Ages: 9-12 years

Dress Code: Girls – Leotard, any color. Ballet shoes and tights in pink or flesh tones. Boys – Cotton or athletic shorts and t-shirt, black ballet shoes.

 


Children’s Modern Dance Classes

Children’s Modern Dance Classes

Event Phone: 346-708-1555

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About: This class focuses on motor skill development, age-appropriate creative decision-making, and musicality. Through movement instruction, imagination, games, and props, little dancers explore space and motion as they develop awareness and confidence as movers.

Dress Code: Long hair pulled back. No loose clothes or jewelry. Girls – Leotard, any color. Black leggings preferred. Bare feet. Boys – Cotton shorts, athletic shorts, or black leggings, T-shirt. Bare feet.

Dates: Spring classes held January 10-May 1, no class the week of Spring Break (March 14-20)

Cost:  $375 for 15 week session. Contact us for prorated sessions and sibling discounts.

 

Modern 1 

Ages: 6-8 years

Days and Times: Thursday 5:30-6:30 PM with Aimee Kulp


Family Classes

Family Classes

Event Phone: 346-708-1555

Family dance classes teach creativity, musicality, and coordination through carefully chosen music and props. They are an opportunity for families to engage with each other– body, mind, and heart– through movement.

Family Creative Movement – Children ages 0-5 years and their caretaker adults

Saturday 10:00-10:45 AM with Lydia Hance

Dates: 8-week session January 15-March 6


Adult/Open Modern

Adult/Open Modern

Event Phone: 346-708-1555

Ages: Adult, Teens 14+, younger ages with instructor permission

About: Class begins with a comprehensive warm up and moves into aesthetic combinations with spaces for improv and creative choice-making. Efficiency of movement and openness of spirit guide this class for adults who are exploring the art of modern dance.

Dress Code: Clothes that are comfortable and safe to move in, long hair pulled back, no loose, dangly jewelry

Days and Times: Thursday 7:00-8:15 PM with Jamie Williams

Sunday 10:00-11:30 AM with Alisa Mittin

Our Sunday class meets at the studio with field trips to dance outdoors. Field trips will be announced in class and on social media. Please email kerri.lyons.neimeyer@framedance.org to check location.

Dates: Spring classes held January 10-May 1, no class the week of Spring Break (March 14-20)

 


Adult Tap Dance

Adult Tap Dance

Event Phone: 346-708-1555

Ages: Adult, Teens 14+, younger ages with instructor permission

About: In our beginner tap classes dancers learn to use their feet as rhythmic instruments capable of lively and sophisticated movement. Make friends, have a blast, get a workout, learn an art, and ignite your inner Gene Kelley!

Dress Code: Clothes that are comfortable to move in. Long hair pulled back. No loose, dangly jewelry. Tap shoes.

Dates: Spring Classes held January 10-May 1, no class the week of Spring Break (March 14-20)

Day and Time: Tuesday 7-8:15 PM with Aimee Kulp


MultiGen Class and Ensemble

MultiGen Class and Ensemble

Event Phone: 346-708-1555

Ages: All Ages, recommended for adults and families with children ages 4+ years

About: Based in modern dance technique and improvisation, MultiGen welcomes beginners of all ages and advanced students who are looking to rejuvenate their creative practice. Families and individuals are encouraged to take this class as a chance to play, move, and create together.

MultiGen Dance Class and MultiGen Ensemble are stand-alone classes. The Saturday Ensemble class focuses on improvisation scores and group work while Monday’s Dance Class emphasizes technique, strength and precision in position and movement. Both are for all ages, all bodies, all abilities.

MultiGen Ensemble will meet at the studio with occasional outdoor field trips.

Dress Code: Clothes that are comfortable and safe to move in, long hair pulled back, no loose, dangly jewelry, weather-appropriate clothing for outdoor classes

Dates: Spring classes held January 10-May1, no class the week of Spring Break (March 14-20)

Day and Time:

MultiGen Dance Class  

Monday 7:15-8:30 PM  

MultiGen Ensemble  

Saturday 11:00 AM-12:15 PM with Lydia Hance


Family Film Night

Family Film Night

 

See a great, family-friendly film, celebrate the season of lights and long nights, and get to know other Frame Dance families!

Date: December 18

Time: 4:00 PM


Round and Round: Winter Movement Camp 2021

Round and Round: Winter Movement Camp 2021

Pirouettes. The solar system. Marbles. In this winter camp we study ways to move, ways to visualize, and ways to create by looking at circular shapes and round pathways. Roll with us!

 

Ages: 4-6, 7-10

Times: 9 AM-12 PM

Dates: December 20, 21, 22

Campers should wear comfortable clothes that can be used for both dance and art activities. Campers need to bring a snack and a water bottle.