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    Preschool Ballet: Tap Dance

    Ages 3–5

    When: Wednesday, 3/20/2019 3:45 PM - 4:25 PM

    Session dates: Wednesdays, 1/16/2019 - 3/27/2019, 3:45 PM - 4:25 PM

    Where: Hedy Lamarr Studio (Bldg L) Room L-111, Town Square

    OFJCC Palo Alto JCC

    Our preschool ballet class is a great class for students in preschool and transitional kindergarten.

    Each class begins with a warm up and stretching appropriately geared for each age group. During class, students will be introduced to the fundamentals of classical ballet and explore contemporary movement. Students will learn and practice basic ballet terminology such as marching, trots, plié, tendu, chassé, retire, and more! All of these exercises are practiced in a safe and fun environment. Through the practice, participants will develop and enhance their coordination and gross motor skills.

    Improvisation will be encouraged to enhance the child's imagination and self-expression. Children will learn ballet stories and the music that accompanies the ballet. This class will enhance the child's creativity, coordination, balance, posture, rhythm, musicality and self-confidence, and nurture a great appreciation for the art of dance.

    Every session ends with a class presentation and small recital for parents and family. Every session will focus on a different ballet style.

    Instructor: Karen Dycaico



    For ages 3–5
    Wednesdays, January 16–March 27 | 11 classes
    3:45–4:25 PM
    Room L-111
    $385 Members and J-Pass holders | $424 General Public
    Contact: Edgar Ochoa | (650) 223-8605 | [email protected]

    Registration is closed for this event.

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