Dance Institute of The University of Akron

Introductory Classes Summer 2018 (Ages 3-7)


STORYBOOK DANCE (Ages 3-5)
 Saturday mornings 9:00-9:45
June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 (5 classes) once class per week for 5 weeks
A fun and creative introduction to the integration of dance and music. Children combine basic motor skills with their imaginations through directed activity and the magic of words and pictures to explore the world of movement. FEE: $68.00  

PRE-BALLET (Ages 5-7) Saturday mornings 9:00-9:45 
June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 (5 classes) once class per week for 5 weeks
An introduction to basic ballet vocabulary and positions of the arms and legs. Children experience dance conceptually and technically through the development of simple movement sequencing. FEE: $68.00

PRE-TAP (Ages 5-7) Saturday mornings 10:00-10:45
June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 (5 classes) once class per week for 5 weeks
Children learn the placement of weight in the foot to achieve basic sounds and rhythms.  FEE: $68.00

PRE-BALLET (Ages 5-7) Monday and Wednesday evenings 5:30-6:15
July 9 - August 8 (10 classes) two classes per week for 5 weeks
An introduction to basic ballet vocabulary and positions of the arms and legs. Children experience dance conceptually and technically through the development of simple movement sequencing.  FEE: $136.00

Pre-Ballet and Storybook Dance Class Attire                                              
Girls: Plain black leotard (no skirt), pink tights, pink ballet shoes. Hair secured back and off of face.
Boys: Fitted white t-shirt, black tights or leggings, thin white socks, white ballet shoes.

Registration Form must be on file from Academic Year or newly submitted for Summer Only students.
Schedule subject to change.

Phone: 330-972-7949
Website: www.uakron.edu/di
Email: danceinstitute@uakron.edu
Mailing Address: Guzzetta Hall 294 | The University of Akron | Akron, OH 44325-1005