Experimental and Improvisational Ballet for Children!
Who: Children ages 4 1/2 – 8
Teacher : René Goddess Johnson
What: In this sweet dance class, René will lead children through a playful but instructional ballet class!
Cost: $15 per session, $45 for whole 3 class series.
Please don’t hesitate to let us know if you need sliding scale to attend, so we can support you.
And, if you are able to chip in extra to help another child attend who might not be able to without support, and/or chip in for additional ballet shoes so all can have them that wish, please do and thank you.
Where: At the studio – Love Lab Studio @ 26 Brackett Street, Portland Maine
When: Thursday afternoons, 3:45 – 4:45 pm / (3 wk session!) Thursdays Jan 17, Jan 24, Jan 31. Please make sure children have a little snack before they come, and wear flexible clothing. If you have ballet clothes and shoes, we welcome them! If you don’t, that is fine too. We will try to also have some extra shoes at the studio so all children attending can wear ballet shoes if they wish.
Final dancing together: For this class we will have a final celebration for anyone from the class who would like to come and share some of the fun dancing (optional but can be fun!) and will invited back to Friday, Feb 1st for First Friday, 4 – 6 pm!
Children are dropped off at 3:45pm. Please have a little snack before you arrive! We won’t have snacks for this workshop, but we will do water/tea breaks as needed. For the 3 week class series we will have a little celebration at the end to honor our creative works.
Things helpful to bring: For children please bring a water bottle (we have cups for water too), a little sweater, and a cozy pair of slippers if you have them (socks are OK too) to wear in our studio. See above notes on ballet clothing and shoes. We can make 1 make-up class available if needed for children, incase we have a snow day! In the event you need to cancel, we will only keep 20% of processing fee if needed, if notified two weeks prior to the start of the workshop, or you can easily switch to another workshop in the future. Sibling discount taken when you choose 2 children, for a 1/2 off discount for 2nd child. Prior to starting class, in the studio, each student caregiver must sign and return our student info sheet packet (includes media form, release form, and other important info). We can’t wait to dance in the studio with you all!