Grace. Artistry. Determination.
At Take a Bow Dance Center we take the time to get to know our dancers as individuals. We pride ourselves on the family atmosphere that we've built. When you dance at Take a Bow Dance Center you become part of our family! The owner and instructors strive to be lifelong role models in your child's life whether they dance with us for just one season or ten!
We do various community events each season, such as parades, performances and fundraisers. All dancers regardless of age are invited to participate in these events.
Take a Bow Dance Center highlights each dancers strengths and abilities. We take the time to teach each skill and hone in on existing abilities. You can reach out to the owner, Miss Annie with any questions!
My Shadow and Me
My Shadow and Me is our all-inclusive version of "Mommy and me." My Shadow and Me classes are for dancers 18 months to 3 years old. It is an introduction to dance that includes dancing, singing, socialization and learning through props and repetition.
Ballet is the foundation of all dance. Students are highly encouraged to study it first or in combination with other classes. Dancers will learn proper terminology and technique. Classes will include ballet stretches, barre work, center work, across the floor and choreography.
Younger dancers will learn the basic fundamentals of ballet while developing their fine and gross motor skills. Dancers will be guided through fun and creative movement games and action songs.
Jazz classes are fun and energetic! They include elements such as kicks, leaps, turns, splits and isolations. Classes include stretch and strengthening exercises, floor work and across the floor progressions in addition to center floor combinations.
Tap classes are designed to develop rhythm, style and sound. Students will learn a variety of tap styles from Broadway to Rhythm tap. Exercises focus on building flexibility of the knee and ankles, coordination and speed in movement. The class emphasis is on developing proper tap technique, producing clear tap sounds and having fun!
Hip Hop is a high energy class combining street dance with funk and jazz commonly seen on TV and in music videos. Hip Hop teaches coordination, strength, flexibility, rhythm and endurance.
Musical Theatre dance classes focus on learning proper technique while exploring the various dance styles and music used in Broadway shows. Emphasis will also be placed on learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and telling a story through dance and facial expressions.