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Children instinctively communicate ideas and express their emotions to
others through movement. As children explore the creativity of movement
through dance at artspace, they will develop coordination and endurance,
and strengthen their growing bodies.  [See course fees]

artspace dance courses:


Arts Enrichment: Arts Enrichment is a 2-hour weekly program specially designed for 3 to 5 year olds that combines visual art, movement, and music. Each week, young artists explore themes and concepts while developing essential language, social, cognitive, and fine and gross motor skills through creative and interactive expression. Each class includes a supervised snack time. Special discount will be given for registering in two or more Arts Enrichment classes. Co-Instructors: Tami Cline (Mon Art); Winnie Tam (Tues & Thurs Art); Silene Razo (Music & Movement)


ArtSpark: ArtSpark is a 75-minute weekly program specially designed for 2 to 3 year olds that combines visual art, movement and music. Each week, young artists explore themes and concepts while developing essential language, social, cognitive, and fine and gross motor skills through creative and interactive expression. Each class includes a 15 minute snack time (snack not included). Parent participation is required. Co-Instructors: Monday - Tami Cline Art) & Silene Razo (Music & Movement); Saturday - Clarissa Argueta (Art) & Silene Razo (Music & Movement)


Boys Only Creative Dance: In this double-term class (January to June, 20 classes) specifically designed for boys, have fun exploring contemporary technique with a hip hop groove while acquiring solid technique, coordination, balance, strength and physical confidence. Develop improvisation and creativity while exploring movement, self-expression, rhythm, body awareness and musicality in this unique class. The class will perform in the Year End Showcase in June. Instructor: Silene Razo


Creative Dance/Pre-Ballet: This year-long co-ed course (September to June, 32 classes) encourages girls and boys to experience the joy of dance in a nurturing and encouraging environment while building students' confidence, listening skills, focus, memory and spatial and body awareness. Students will be introduced to a variety of dance movements combined with an emphasis on creativity and self-expression. The class will perform in the Year End Showcase in June. Instructor: Silene Razo


Exploring Movement: Discover rhythm and musicality through creative movement and exploration of a variety of dance styles. Learn basic dance vocabulary, gain body awareness, and build physical strength and coordination while exploring creativity and self-expression. Instructor: Silene Razo


Creative Hip Hop: In this double-term class (January to June, 20 classes), learn the fundamentals of hip hop movement and contemporary dance. Discover the the joy of improvisation and creative movement while developing rhythm, musicality, strength, and style. Dancers will explore their creativity through physicality. This class will perform in the Year End Showcase in June. Instructor: Silene Razo


Ballet: Pre-Primary: This year-long co-ed course (September to June, 32 classes) encourages the joy of dance in a nurturing and encouraging environment while building students' confidence, listening skills, focus, memory, and spatial and body awareness. Students will be introduced to developmentally appropriate exercises and simple balletic movements that lay the foundation for the next level of dance education. This class will perform in the Year End Showcase in June. Instructor: TBD