Junior Dance

Creative Dance – Age 6-8

See your child smile, as they balance, turn, move without stopping, roll and jump up, exploring the elements of dance. Happy eyes, dancing and inventing moves, inspired by our own world.

Sometimes we start with images, sometimes with props like feathers, welly boots, fabric, leaves – always coupled with movement questions: How does a propeller seed drift to the ground? Can you make this floating light, spiralling, movement with your foot, shoulder, or even nose?

We dance to stories, music, rhythms, sounds and silence. We explore basic modern dance movements in very short combinations, and enjoy the possibilities that arise as we change these and create our own dances in small teams.

We become aware of time, rhythm, tempo, space, direction, size, level.

All the while, we build awareness and control of movement, movement skills, rhythm, musicality, communication, respect and tolerance, courage to create, and self-expression in dance.

Find out more about the new term and timetable.

2 Comments on “Junior Dance

  1. I am inquiring if my daughter can try out a class next week Tuesday 2-3 in st Marie’s of the isle plse thanks

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  2. Pingback: Creative & Modern Dance for Ages 6-9 – Join us after midterm! | Starling Dance Theatre

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