DANCE REC PROGRAMS at Coppermine Fieldhouse
Put your dancing shoes on in Coppermine’s year-round dance program! Our littlest dancers enjoy movement, rhythm, and self-expression in our introductory dance classes. Developing dancers will benefit from our foundational dance classes which focus on learning proper technique in ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop and more in a fun, engaging, and structured environment.
INTRO TO DANCE
3 – 5 Years
Children will learn basic ballet and tap terminology and universal movements to enhance their musicality and motor coordination. Our structured, creative, and interactive activities will have your little dancer excited to show off their new moves!
INTRO TO DANCE II
5 – 7 Years
Just dance! Instructors focus on teaching students the basic structure of a dance class, movement sequencing, proper placement and position of feet and arms for ballet, tap, and universal movement. Games, songs, and creative activities help to develop fine and gross motor skills, foster cooperation, and help your dancer discover the world of dance!
3 – 10 Years
Children are introduced to the vocabulary and style of Hip Hop movement in this high-energy class. Dancers learn techniques including popping, locking, and house elements while working on their own freestyle abilities. This class builds strength, stamina, and style through contemporary hip-hop movement. No prior dance experience is required for this class. All dancers will be divided by age.
GYMNASTICS & DANCE
Dancers explore the foundation of classical ballet and the beginnings of dance-specific acrobatic skills. This class is designed to enhance muscle control, patience, and flexibility while children have fun learning basic gymnastics and exploring movement. No prior dance experience is required for this class.
GYMNASTICS & DANCE II
5 – 7 Years
In this class dancers explore the foundation of classical ballet and the beginnings of dance-specific acrobatic skills. This class is designed to enhance muscle control, patience, and flexibility while children have fun and explore basic gymnastics skills.
BALLET, TAP, & JAZZ
6 – 8 Years
Triple the fun. For our dancers who want a little more, this dynamic class explores the necessary building blocks of ballet, tap, and jazz. This class includes dance terminology while learning fun and creative ways to execute technical movement.
BALLET & JAZZ
7 – 9 Years
This fun combination class engages our dancers in a captivating atmosphere while learning technical dance in both Ballet and Jazz techniques.
Children will explore the fundamentals of classical ballet moving through the rudimentary structure of a standard ballet class. Each class will begin with a barre to fine tune body placement and alignment. This class is perfect for those who have been dancing for a few years or for those who have a newly developed interest in ballet.