Our Young Creative curriculum offers students an opportunity to experience movement that is age-appropriate and complementary to their development within a nurturing and structured framework. Emphasizing rhythm, spatial awareness, movement quality, and ensemble dance, these classes aim to cultivate a joy for dance while laying the foundation for future dance study.

Spring Session
January 15 - May 22, 2022
(April 11-17, 2022, Spring Break, no classes)

**Classes start outdoors and transition into the ODC Dance Commons as the COVID-19 vaccine becomes available to students.

To register, please contact ODC Youth & Teen Program staff at registration@odc.dance.

New Spring Classes

These new classes start on January 15, 2022. We welcome vaccinated students ages 5 and up back indoors at the ODC Dance Commons. Online registration is available, or please contact the school office for assistance at registration@odc.dance. A $50 Beyond the Classroom registration fee is charged at the time of enrollment. 

  • Ages 5-6

    Junior Ballet Movers B & Junior Contemporary Movers

    Students build on existing skills and are introduced to the basics of contemporary and ballet dance forms. Taught by professionals in either contemporary or ballet, students experience creative learning through working in groups, rhythm and musicality training, and the sheer joy of dance. These classes prepare the student for future dance technique training while engaging the individual and igniting the creative process.

    Jr. Contemporary Movers A (In-Person)
    Saturday, 9:00-9:45am

    Jr. Contemporary Movers B (In-Person)
    Sunday, 9:30-10:15am

    Jr. Ballet Movers A (In-Person)
    Saturday, 10:00-10:45am


  • Ages 6-7

    Kid Dance
    Spring Tuition | $357

    Basic motor skills of the student (walking, jumping, skipping, stillness, and gesture) are expanded upon in this class to emphasize rhythm, spatial awareness, movement quality, moving to music, and dancing in groups. Kid Dance lays the foundation for future technique classes, while further immersing students in a dynamic dance experience.

    Kid Dance B (In-Person)
    Sunday, 10:30am-11:30am

    Welcome to Hip Hop A (In-Person)
    Saturday, 10:15-11:00am

    Welcome to Hip Hop B (In-Person)
    Sunday, 10:00-10:45am