Youth Dance

We offer dance classes for various ages and skill levels, so whether you or your little dancer are a beginner or a pro, you can learn it all. Our main goal is to provide our youth with opportunities to develop strong morals, a strong work ethic, and give them every opportunity to succeed as they grow older.


Beginner Ballet (ages 3-4)

Our introductory ballet class, focusing on creative movement and ballet fundamentals. This level is designed for young children who are new to dance. We will use a fun combination of books, floor exercises, games, and barre work to introduce children to the exciting world of ballet.

Time:  9:15-10am

Dates: Saturdays, January 11-February 22

Cost: Members $45, Nonmembers $70

 

 


Ballet & Tap Combo (ages 4-6)

Let your child’s inner dancer shine and learn balance and grace! Dancers will get the full array and love for dance with this combo class of ballet and tap.

Time: 10:00-11am

Dates: Saturdays, January 11-February 22

Cost: Members $45, Nonmembers $70

 

 


Ballet II (ages 4-6)

Description: Ballet II builds on the skills developed through several sessions of Beginner Ballet, delving deeper into proper technique and more sophisticated steps. This level is appropriate for 5-6 year olds who have not taken a dance class before, or for younger children who have already had the opportunity to learn ballet basics.

Time: 11:15-12pm

Dates: Saturdays, January 11-February 22

Cost: Members $45, Nonmembers $70

 

 


 Intro to Hip Hop and Jazz (ages 7-12)

Intro to Hip Hop and Jazz focuses on developing strength, flexibility, and body control by using center warm-ups and across the floor exercises and center warm-ups. Skills such as isolations, extensions, leaps, and turns are incorporated into upbeat fast and fun combinations to challenge our dancers.

Time: 12:15-1pm

Dates: Saturdays, January 11-February 22

Cost: Members $45, Nonmembers $70

 

 



GREATER BURLINGTON YMCA LOCATIONS

Pomerleau Family Y
298 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

Camp Abnaki
1252 Abnaki Road
North Hero, VT
802 372 9622 (YMCA)

Additional Program Sites
in Vermont

Addison, Franklin, Grand Isle, Washington and Chittenden Counties