At All For Dance, we have over three decades of expertise teaching children at all ages and levels in dance. We feel it is critical to offer a secure and encouraging learning and performance environment for youngsters. An atmosphere that prioritizes mutual respect, diversity, self-esteem, and collaboration.
We offer youngsters a place to exhibit their skills and energy by teaching them interesting dance lessons that boost their self-esteem and interest in the arts. While dancing, children will learn life concepts such as confidence and perseverance.
All For Dance’s mission is to encourage young people to have a passion for dance and confidence in their abilities. Pennington students learn at All For Dance that if they put their efforts into it and try hard, they can accomplish anything!
Make sure to contact us today and register for the upcoming season!
Styles of Dance Classes in Pennington, NJ
We at All For Dance are delighted to provide a variety of dance instruction to you and your family. Whether you’re a novice, intermediate, or seasoned dancer, you’ll be able to learn something new! 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 Pennington, 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 Pennington, NJ
Our Fun-filled Interactive Parent/Child Music & Movement Program for Children ages Birth through 4 Years has won the prestigious “Best of Philly” Award in 2008 for Best Children’s Music Program, and Instructor Dianne Adler has been awarded the 2013 Super Service Award for excellence on Angie’s List at All For Dance, for straight “A” ratings by parents in the program.
In Pennington, Kids’ MusicRound aids in the early development of fundamental musical abilities necessary for a lifetime love of music making or dancing. After kids have mastered Basic Music Competence, they can keep time and sing in tune. As a result of this, it’s simple to continue with dance, instrument, or vocal lessons.
Benefits of Dance in Pennington, NJ
At All For Dance, we’ve seen the advantages of dance time and time over again. We are overjoyed and thrilled each time a youngster becomes more self-assured, powerful, and energetic. It’s all the more gratifying to see our children’s frowns dissolve as they get caught up in the song and forget about their everyday problems.
Pennington kids will always be eager to enhance their teamwork skills as members of a team. Although the outside may indicate otherwise, everything is genuine and even demonstrated! Dancing is one of humanity’s most ancient forms of self-expression for a reason.
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!