These are fun and magical classes, created and tailored specifically for children ages 1-4 by Ignite Danceworks Inc. Through use of props & imaginative movements, children explore creativity & improvisation, while learning musicality & primary dance skills. Both classical & popular music are used in class to facilitate the best learning experience for the dancers.
Tiny Steps with Parents (ages 1 & 2)
We use music classical pop music while learning basic dance and creative movement skills with you by their side. We learn all about warming up, stretching, nursery rhymes, role playing and use of props to foster a love for dance, enhance gross motor skills and give your child and you an experience you will always remember!
Tumble & Twirl (ages 2 through 4)
This is a super fun class introducing students to the basics of acro and baton. We use fun, popular music to move to, and we get to do some fun holding, catching and tossing of batons!
Twinkle Toes (ages 2 through 4)
We use a variety of music for this class – from classical to popular music that is fun and familiar to them – and we expand on the techniques learned by our younger classes. We do a combination of pre-ballet steps, pre-tap skills, using props, games and imaginative movements are still used to stimulate a passion and love for movement!
Shining Stars (ages 2 through 4)
In this class, your child will be learning and building on pre-jazz and pre-hip-hop skills. Students are introduced to activities that promote and require spatial awareness, balance, muscular control, creativity and imagination – including games and use of props. To promote musicality, we also use a variety of fun music for this class, including popular music that is fun and familiar to them. Definitely one of our most popular classes!