Dragonfly Children’s Creative Dance

Creative dance is an expressive and vigorous art form! Dragonfly classes are developmentally focused and aimed at helping your child expand her/his creativity and dance with freedom and joy. Classes explore the dancer’s body moving through space, our relationship to time, and how much or little energy it takes to move and groove. We dance with props, use varying music, read stories, and even create art projects from time to time. Dragonfly uses modern dance technique as a foundation to support creative adventures.

Classes

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Preschool & Kindergarten Creative Dance

Ages 3-5

Jump, hop, and skip in this developmentally inspired class for young children. Create, play, and dance as children move body parts, move across space, move to music, move to tell stories, and move just for fun! Explore movement concepts while building dance skills and developing creativity. Creative dance is an art form that everyone can enjoy!

Parents/care-givers are welcome to dance with us for the first class and are invited on the last class.

WINTER SESSION

$100/10 Weeks   ($100, $85 early bird registration discount by 12/22)

Wednesdays 4:15-5:00 PM

January 17 – March 21 (10 weeks)

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K-2nd grades

Ages 5-8

Mondays 4:15-5:10

Exhale after school! Wiggle your elbows, stretch your legs, and spin with your nose. Roll on the floor in a new way, swing your body through the space, leap high in the air. Explore movement concepts while building dance skills and developing creativity. Creative dance is an art form that everyone can enjoy!

Parents/care-givers are invited on the last day of class.

WINTER SESSION 

For more info please contact Sarah at sarah@dragonflychildrensdance.com or 503.893.8378.  

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3rd-5th grades

Ages 9-11

Mondays 5:15-6:15

Ready for a creative challenge? Get those gears churning because this class is full of discovery! Dancers will explore movement concepts and create their own dance compositions. All while building modern dance technique to support creativity. When inspiration strikes…be ready!

Parents/care-givers are invited to a showing on the last day of class.

WINTER SESSION

$100/8 Weeks    ($100, early bird $85 registration discount by 12/22)

(8 weeks, no class President’s Day, February 19)

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Teen Modern Dance & Choreography

Ages 12 & up

Wednesdays 5:00-6:15

This is a class for the dancer who loves to move!  Build technique, explore movement possibilities, discover your artistic voice.  Practice nuances of performing while developing sensitivities of dancing with a group.  This class will learn choreography and create choreography.  Come ready to work and PLAY!

WINTER SESSION

$150/10 Weeks     ($150, early bird $130 registration discount by 12/22)

January 17 – March 21 (10 weeks)

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Winter Sessions:
January 17 – March 21 (Preschool/Kindergarten)
January 22 – March 19 (3rd – 5th Grade)
January 17 – March 21 (Teen)

Classes are held at New Expressive Works, 810 SE Belmont, Portland OR 97214
(Entrance is the South side door of the WYSE Building.)

Come Dance with Us!