Welcome to the wonderful world of dance! A variety of classes are offered for all ages and abilities to improve coordination, flexibility and self-confidence and promote a positive outlook of dance. Recitals are held at the end of Fall and Spring session and costumes are included in the registrations for most youth classes.

Pre-School Dance 

Hop, skip, plie, and turn - your preschooler will learn ballet and dance basics while working on coordination and flexibility and having fun with creative movement. Ballet shoes, tights and leotard required.
 


Ballet 

BalletStudents in Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced Ballet classes will learn and perfect the basic foundations of ballet including positions, proper body form and classical technique. Class  includes footwork, barre, center and movement across the room. Ballet shoes, tights and leotard required for girls, black sweatpants and white t-shirt for boys.

Clogging 

clogging shoesIf you love to make noise and move to the music, come join the clogging classes! Students ages 7 through adult will learn, perfect and have fun with this American folk dance emphasizing the downbeat of the music with enthusiastic footwork. Dance to all types of music from the traditional bluegrass and country to contemporary and Broadway tunes. Clogging taps available for $17.
  Cheerleading is one of the most energetic - not to mention loudest classes at the Casper Recreation Center! The stunts, jumps, chants and cheers are a healthy first step towards an active lifestyle learning teamwork, trust and cooperation. 

Beginning hip-hop     

Hip-Hop  Learn basic Hip-Hop steps along with trendy moves and combinations such as the Cupid Shuffle, Bart Simpson, Roger Rabbit, Whip/NaeNae and more! Dance to cool music, have fun and make new friends. Wear comfortable clothing and dance sneakers or tennis shoes.



 belly dance

Improve your self-confidence and poise Belly Dancewhile learning basic techniques, posture and movements used in American Oriental dance. Bring a hip-scarf or shawl to tie around your hips and come prepared to have fun! Open to all regardless of body type, gender or experience.