The art of dance will help your child succeed in all facets of life. The self discipline required in dance training builds confidence and coordination. The result of proper training and technique produces a strong and healthy body. The gift of dance is one of the best gifts you can give your child.
Fun, Friendly Dancing Lessons for Kids in Dallas…
Are your kids interested in learning dance? Here at Alpha Midway, we offer lessons to suit children of all ages and abilities – whether they’re just starting out, wanting to try a new genre, or have been tapping, breaking, popping and locking for many years already!
We provide students with the option of private and group lessons, as well as pr0grams that run for a number of weeks.
When it comes to kids’ classes we select music that is age appropriate, ensuring the emphasis is on having fun and being one with the music.
Ballet is a popular dance style for kids of all ages. It sets an amazing foundation and technique from tots to teens. Ballet has many benefits and promotes not only physical exercise and strength but boosts concentration and helps kids develop an understanding for music and rhythm. For best results all kids will be in age appropriate classes
Like all dance forms, classical ballet is physically intense, it improves muscular strength, flexibility and it enhances body awareness and physical self-control in children of all ages.
In addition to the physical benefits classical ballet classes for kids can also help to boost self-esteem in young children. Through classical ballet training children develop a sense of pride and accomplishment when they master more challenging dance combinations.
Ballet classes at Alpha Midway Dance Studio are fun are fun and engaging. We provide an environment where kids can train their social skills like teamwork, communication and trust while they build friendships. Some might even overcome shyness and reduce their fear of performing in front of an audience.
Ballet will serve as a sold foundation to other dance styles such as Jazz, Hip-Hop, Contemporary and many more…
Jazz classes for kids at Alpha Midway Dance Studio is where we connect the movement with music. Here is where we work on style, building the strength, flexibility, and the technique.
Jazz dance class is a fusion of ballet-based warm-up at the beginning of class and followed by dynamic and intense training of combinations of slow and graceful movements to fast-paced and high-energy moves.
Generally having a basis in Ballet the students will develop an extremely high standard of lyrical and contemporary technique. Our teaching method and strategies encourage each students to feel the music and allow interpretation for lyrical and contemporary dance.
We also offer other classes for children ages between 6 years and 12 years. In these combination classes students get familiar with other genres like jazz, tap and lyrical dance they also get an introduction into funk and hip hop forms of dance.
All jazz dance and combination classes taught at Alpha Midway Dance Studio are choreographed with age appropriate music.
Hip Hop is a street style dance originating from the Bronx in New York City. It is a free, funky and soulful expression of movement and popularized by artists such as Beyoncé, Kanye West, Justin Timberlake, Neo, Flo Rida and Rihanna to name a few.
Hip Hop classes for all levels!
ACROBATICS DANCE CLASSES ALSO KNOWN AS ACRODANCE
Acrobatics is a tough dance style to learn. We take the utmost care when teaching kids, helping them develop their moves at a fast and safe pace. From the most qualifed instructors to all the right equipment. No prior experience is needed.
How cool is it for your kids to learn the Latin Rhythms! They will know how to Salsa, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Merengue, Cumbia, Mambo, Boogaloo and Pachanga. Not only will they learn to dance to it but they will learn the history behind each dance. We will give them an introduction of each style prior to starting class. These rhythms will enhance creativity, control and proficiency.
- Ballet- Black Leotard, Pink Tights, Ballet Shoes & hair must be pulled back in a bun
(Boys: Black sweatpants, white t-shirt)
- Jazz- Form-fitting dancewear with jazz shoes and hair pulled out of the dancer’s face.
Examples of form-fitting dancewear: leotard, half top, leggings, or tights
- Hip Hop- Any comfortable and movable clothing with tennis shoes/sneakers
- Combo Classes- Any color/style leotard and tights. Ballet and Tap shoes are required.