Looking for a short-term commitment? Sign up for January Jumpstart! We will have 3 weeks of classes beginning January 12th. We will also be offering 4 weeks of classes in February. Register for January AND February or register for 1 month. The choice is yours! Register now through the "Parent Portal."
Learn the trendiest newest Tik Tok dances with Ms. Ari! This class is for ages 9-13. Class begins January 12th!
Class Time: Tuesday 7:30 PM in Studio C at our 1902 Jules location.
A great introduction to dance. Ballet and Tap are explored in one 45-minute class. Students learn basic movements and positions. Coordination and locomotor skills are the main focus. Apparel: leotard, tights, pink ballet shoes and black tap shoes. Hair is securely off face and neck. Classes begin January 13th.
Class Times: Wednesday 4:30 PM Studio B or Saturday 11:15 AM in Studio C. Both of these classes are at our 1902 Jules location.
Ages 5 and up
Students gain upper body strength, agility, and flexibility thru cartwheels, rolls, and somersaults along with other athletic exercises. Apparel: leotard, footless tights and no shoes (students participate barefoot). Hair is securely off face and neck. Class begins January 12th.
Class Time: Tuesday 4:30 PM in Studio A (1902 Jules)
Please bring your own yoga blocks, mats and towel. We do have mats and yoga blocks if you do not have them. We sanitize all equipment after each class. Yoga begins January 12th.
Class Time: Tuesday 7:30 PM at our Annex Location (2300 Frederick – Backside of Great American Pizza Building)
We’re so excited to start our 36th dance season serving the greater St. Joseph area. The Dance Arts Center has grown into one of the most recognized names in our community known for our outstanding staff, organization, creative productions and age-appropriate costuming. DAC offers over 80 classes for children and adults:
We also have specialty classes like Leaps & Turns, Strength & Stretch and Yoga. Our 4 studios are designed and constructed for dance and include a waiting room and observation window. We’re especially proud of our Beyond Dance Program allowing dancers with special needs to participate in dance classes and perform in our annual recital.
Adult instructors teach all classes and are eager to share their knowledge and expertise. Benefits students receive include proper technique, poise, concentration, time management, problem solving and confidence.
‘Dance Training = Life Training’!
Call or stop by The Dance Arts Center, see who we are and the fun and creativity we have to offer. We want you to join our dance family.
Sincerely – Marla Heeler, Owner / Instructor
Monday July 27, 2020
Online 2020 – 2021 Class Registration begins!
Classes begin Tuesday, September 8th!
Classes are NOT in Session:
• Labor Day: September 7
• Thanksgiving: November 25 – 29
• Winter Break: December 21 – January 3
• Spring Break: March 20 – 26 (classes can be made up during this week)
October 7: Receive a 5% discount if costume fees are paid in full.
November 11: Costume fees payment is due in full. A $15.00 late fee per costume will be added for
any costume not paid by November 11 to cover
extra shipping costs.
The Dance Arts Center follows the 'More Than Just Great Dancing Safer Studio Guidelines' which prioritize a hierarchy of safety and wellness measures:
The Dance Arts Center annual recital will be held June 11 – 13, 2021. Students showcase their talents at our annual recital. Our Senior Showcase will be June 11. Family, friends, and the public will see all of our dance curriculum. Our dancers shine at the recital.
Recital Rehearsal Fee
A $15.00 per dancer rehearsal fee is due with your costume payment. This fee helps off-set rental, insurance, and staff costs at the Missouri Theater during the weeks prior to our concert.
Staging rehearsals are held at The Missouri Theater beginning Monday, May 31.
Monday, June 5 – Friday, June 11 at The Missouri Theater. Dancers are required to attend dress rehearsals.
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