At All For Dance, we have over three decades of expertise teaching children of all ages and abilities in dance. We believe in providing a safe, encouraging atmosphere for children to flourish and freely express themselves. An atmosphere that encourages respect for others, their differences, confidence, and is truly a family where dancers may learn from one another.
We provide fun and energetic dance classes for youngsters that assist them boost their self-esteem and develop an interest in the arts. Children will learn important life lessons such as confidence and perseverance while engaging in dance.
All For Dance’s mission is to develop in each student a love for dance as well as the confidence that anything is possible. At All For Dance, Hamilton students learn that if they put their minds to it and work hard, they can accomplish anything!
Make sure to contact us today and register for the upcoming season!
Styles of Dance Classes in Hamilton, NJ
We at All For Dance are delighted to provide a variety of dance lessons for you and your family. You’ll find something of interest whether you’re a novice, intermediate, or expert dancer! Some of our dance classes include:
A combination of Classical Ballet styles including Cecchetti, Vagnova and Russian methods as well as modern Ballet styles.
A Pointe placement audition/review must be done before accepting any students into Pointe class. The student must be at least 13 years of age.
A variation of Tap styles dating back to Old School Hoofin’ to Broadway style show tap to funky Hip Hop Tapping.
Jazz dancing is a form of dance that showcases a dancer’s individual style and originality.
Hip-hop dance refers to street dance styles primarily performed to hip-hop music or that have evolved as part of hip-hop culture. It includes a wide range of styles primarily breaking, locking, and popping.
A form of dance less restrictive than ballet. It is a blend of classical, contemporary and ethnic styles of dance with an emphasis on strong centrally motivated movement.
A style of jazz with a strong presence of ballet performed with emotional elements to slower, lyrical music.
A jazz class which incorporates acting into dance performance. Musical Theater is often also referred to as Broadway Jazz.
A fluid, nebulous style of dance, establishing an emotional state with mind-body connection. Like modern, movements include balance, floorwork, fall and recovery, and improvisation.
Age Groups for Dance Classes in Hamilton, NJ
Depending on the dancer’s age, there will be different dance classes available to them. Some of our age groups and available classes include:
- Mommy & Me: Age 2 — We offer a Mommy & Me class to our 2 year old dancers. This is a 30 minute class which includes creative movement activities, dance games, songs, motor skill development, with an introduction to Ballet and Tap.
- Preschool Dance: Ages 3 & 4 — We offer a 45 minute combination class of Ballet and Tap.
- Kinder Combination Dance: Age 5 — We offer a 45 minute combination class of Ballet and Tap.
- Dancers: Ages 6 — We offer 45 minute classes in Ballet, Combination Class of Ballet & Tap and Jazz.
- Dancers: Ages 7 – 8 — We offer 45 minute classes in Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Jazz and Lyrical.
- Dancers: Ages 9 – 12 — We offer classes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Modern and Lyrical.
- Dancers: Ages 13 & Up — We offer classes in Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Modern, Lyrical, Contemporary and Flexibility/Turns/Leaps.
Music Classes in Hamilton, NJ
In 2008, our wonderful Fun-Filled Interactive Parent/Child Music & Movement Program for Children aged Birth through 4 Years was named Best of Philly in the category of Best Children’s Music Program by the Philadelphia Inquirer. Dianne Adler, a All For Dance instructor who received a 2013 Super Service Award for excellence on Angie’s List, has received positive evaluations from her clients’ parents.
In a mixed-age environment, Kids’ MusicRound in Hamilton helps develop the early skills required for a lifetime love of music making or dancing. Children can keep time and sing in tune when Basic Music Competence has been obtained. This makes following up on dance, instrument, or vocal lessons a breeze.
Benefits of Dance in Hamilton, NJ
At All For Dance, we’ve seen the advantages of dance time and time over again. Every time a youngster reaches new heights in confidence, strength, and activity, we are filled with joy and pleasure. It’s all the more satisfying to watch the frowns and worry lines on our children’s faces melt away as they lose themselves in the music and forget their daily problems.
We’ll never get tired of watching our Hamilton kids grow more self-confidence as members of a group. Although the idea may appear to be painting dance in an unrealistic light, everything is genuine and even demonstrated! There’s a reason why dancing is one of the most ancient forms of self-expression.
All For Dance students benefit in:
- Social skills
- Hand-eye coordination
- Memory and brain development
- Team work
- Meeting new people
- Introduction to the Arts
- Healthy competition
- Encourages good behavior and etiquette
- Helps with studying and focus
- Builds self confidence
- Expands creativity
- Healthy expression of emotions
- Great exercise
Start Dancing With Us Today!
Are you ready to get moving? All For Dance is ready to welcome you and your children to the rewarding world of dance. With our dance classes, students will learn invaluable lessons that they will carry throughout their life. What are you waiting for? Contact us today and register for the upcoming season!