DanceWorks Dance Classes
Dance Classes & lessons at DanceWorks Performing Arts & Vancouver City Ballet for Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Contemporary, Tap, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Acrobatic Dance, Aerial Silks & Musical Theatre. Students ages three thru adult, beginning through professional. It’s never too late to enroll your child in a dance class. Unsure of which class is right for your dancer, try a complimentary class for free! Stop by the studio or give us a call at (360) 892-5664.
2017/18 Class Schedule
With over 90+ classes offered every week, our full 2017/18 Class Schedule has every class listed.
Six Week Sessions
Our popular 6 week sessions are a great way to try dance without a yearlong commitment.
Similar to the floor skills of gymnastics, it is a high energy performing art that focuses on strength, flexibility, balance and partnering work.
Adult Beginning Ballet 6-week session is a low-stress way to learn ballet in a relaxing environment.
DanceWorks offers beginning and advanced level classes for children and adults in the aerial silks. Students will have the opportunity to learn on the aerial silks, dance trapeze and lyra.
Angelina Ballerina Dance Academy
Classes are group pre-ballet and creative movement classes that, promote creative learning, lay the foundation for correct and age appropriate dance technique.
Combo classes combine both Ballet & Tap in a fun 45 min class. This is perfect for younger students who are new to dance and want to try a mixed genre class.
DanceWorks Performance Company
Ready to take the next leap in your dance training? DanceWorks Performance Company has been the staple of elite Vancouver dance for 24 years. Company members are known as the most talented dancers in the Clark County area. Each year over 80 dancers audition for coveted spots in company.
Fairy Tale Ballet
Is your child interested in dance, but you’re not ready to commit for the whole season? This 6-week session may be the solution.
Hip Hop Fun, upbeat classes that incorporate isolation movements, progressions across the floor, and complex choreography.
Jazz class consists of warm up, across the floor, and a combination. Different styles may be incorporated into the class.
Lyrical dance is a style of dance created by merging ballet, jazz and contemporary dance techniques. Class is performed to music with lyrics to inspire movements to express strong emotions the choreographer feels from the lyrics in the chosen song.
Musical Theater program incorporates movement, drama, and vocal training. Claire Verity & Darcy Schmitt team together to head this performing arts program. Students will work on drama skills including (but by no means limited to): improv, stage combat, theater games, and vocal. Performance opportunities include The Holiday Spectacular, a local competition in the Spring & June Showcase.
Vancouver City Ballet
Under the DanceWorks umbrella, Vancouver City Ballet is thought of as Clark County’s best Ballet program. Students range from 3 years of age with Angelina Ballerina to pre professional with pointe 5 days a week. Students have gone on to be accepted in top ranked dance colleges across the US.
Every Wednesday & Saturday at DanceWorks we have a dance party just for 2-year olds! The first class is free to try so stop on by. Maybe a half an hour of dancing is just what your little guy or girl needs to get the wiggles out! Make sure to bring clothes they can move comfortably in and their dancing feet.
Tap students start at age 3 in combination classes learning basic rhythm and tap steps. We bring in the best tap instructors from Portland. Older students may transition into a more advanced class to work on dynamics, shading, complex rhythms, and trick steps.