Summer Weekend Classes

Summer Weekend Classes at Tanner Dance

Summer studio classes run for five weeks on Saturdays this year.

Dates: June 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th, and July 11th.

Summer 2020 Classes:  June 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th, and July 11th.

Parent-Tot Classes

Our Parent/Tot classes focus on the joy of moving and the exploration of creative ideas through movement.  These classes includes age-appropriate technique or exercises for the whole body.  It introduces the preschool child to ways to move through space like galloping, skipping, sliding, running, leaping, jumping and hopping.  Dancers explore shape and space, rhythm and songs, and many forms of literature.  Teachers use preschool curriculum springboards that they creatively weave into the class.  All classes have live accompaniment by experienced and engaging musicians.  Children move with a parent or other caregiver, independently and with the group.

Parent-Tot I (Ages 18 months - 2 1/2 years) (VTPT101-U20)

Saturdays: 9:00 - 9:45 AM
Tuition: $52.00

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Parent-Tot I (Ages 18 months - 2 1/2 years) (VTPT102-U20)

Saturdays: 9:30 - 10:15 AM
Tuition: $52.00

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Parent-Tot II (Ages 2 1/2 years - 3 1/2 years) (VTPT201-U20)

Saturdays: 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Tuition: $69.00

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Parent-Tot II (Ages 2 1/2 years - 3 1/2 years) (VTPT202-U20)

Saturdays: 10:30 - 11:30 AM
Tuition: $69.00

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Creative Dance Classes

Preschool - 3rd Grade

Preschool Creative Dance classes focus on the joy of moving and the exploration of creative ideas through movement.  The class includes age-appropriate technique or exercises for the whole body.  It introduces the preschool child to ways to move through space like galloping, skipping, sliding, running, leaping, jumping and hopping.  Dancers explore shape and space, rhythm and songs, qualities of moving, and many forms of literature.  Teachers use preschool curriculum springboards that they creatively weave into the dance class.  All classes have live accompaniment by experienced and engaging musicians.  Children learn to be independent and to interact with a teacher and their peers.

Ages 3 1/2 - 4 1/2 (VT301-U20)

Saturdays: 9:00 AM- 10:00 AM
Tuition: $69.00

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Creative Dance classes focus on training the body as an instrument, the introduction of the elements of dance:  space, time and energy, and self-expression through the exploration of creative ideas through movement.  The class includes age-appropriate technique or exercises for the whole body.  By age eight, dancers begin to work at the barre and to learn basic ballet vocabulary.  The class introduces the young dancer to ways to move through space like galloping, skipping, sliding, running, leaping, jumping and hopping.  Dancers explore shape and space, rhythm, both metric and breath, and qualities of movement.  Teachers use literature and other elementary curriculum springboards that they creatively weave into the class.  All classes have live accompaniment by experienced and engaging musicians.  

5 years - Kindergarten Class (VT501-U20)

Saturdays: 10:00 - 11:00 AM

Tuition: $69.00

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1st-3rd Grade (VT601-U20)

Saturdays: 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Tuition: $69.00

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Ballet Classes

The Tanner Dance Ballet Program creates dancers with strong technical training while maintaining a love of dance.  The program is age and skill appropriate and dancers advance according to their skill level and teacher recommendation.  The foundations of the most complex ballet steps are taught in the beginning classes and dancers progress sequentially from the basics to the advanced repertoire.

Open Ballet - Level I/II (VTB12-U20)

Saturdays: 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Tuition: $69.00

For ages 8 and up, open for beginners but challenging enough for those in Ballet 2.

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Ballet III - Pointe I (VTB3-U20)

Saturdays: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Tuition: $87.00

Must have taken Ballet 3 beginning pointe or Ballet 4 during the 2019-2020 year.

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Adult Open Ballet (VTAOB-U20)

Saturdays: 8:45 - 10:00 AM
Tuition: $87.00

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