Dance

Mom and Baby Bear Hug Line Dancing


Age: Adult and Baby
Cradle and cuddle your baby while getting fit to music in this new parent and baby line dance class! Parents can expect to share movement with their baby to help nurture that wonderful parent-child bond in a relaxed and fun environment.
Fee: $40 R/$44 NR
Location PACE Center
Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 
7801 May 5 - 26 
7802 July 21 – August 11

Urban Tap

 
Age: 12+
This class is not your traditional style tap class that teaches time steps and shuffle off to Buffalo. This class is a raw, percussive, street style tap that will teach you to create funky, rhythmic sounds. Come experience a tap class like no other.
Instructor: Dave Rickard
Mondays, 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Fee: $75 R/$82 NR
Location: PACE Center 
7810 May 16 – June 27 (no class May 30) 
7811 July 11 – August 15 (no class July 4)

Beginner Dance Class


Ages: 3 - 6
A weekly dance class offered in the summer that is designed to introduce little girls to the world of dance through movement, literature, and imagination. The instructors combine basic skills of ballet and creative movement with props, books, and music to create a wonderful and wholesome class experience. Dancers will participate in class instruction, choreography, and imaginative movement centered around the favorite frozen theme. Let your princess wear her dance attire or favorite princess costume, and explore the icy kingdom. Our Beginner Dance class and Frozen Dance Camp are complimentary if you are interested in registering for both.
Instructor: On Pointe School of Dance
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $55 R/$60 NR 
7772 W, July 20 – August 10, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

Intermediate Dance Class


Ages: 6 - 10
A fun summer weekly class designed to teach and explore the art of dance and performance. Instructors combine the use of music and movement to help each dancer unlock their ability. Dancers participate in class instruction, choreography, and gain knowledge of stage production that leads them to being more self-aware and confident in their dancing. Participants should wear dancewear with ballet and/or jazz shoes. Our Intermediate Dance Class and So You Wanna Dance? Dance Camp are complimentary if you are interested in registering for both.
Instructor: On Pointe School of Dance
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $55 R/$60 NR 
7773 W, July 20 – August 10, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. 


Frozen Summer Dance Camp

 
Ages: 3 - 6
A summer dance camp designed to introduce little girls to the world of dance through movement, literature, and imagination. The instructors combine the basic skills of ballet and creative movement with props, books, and music to create a wonderful and wholesome camp experience. Dancers will participate in enrichment activities such as choreography, arts and crafts, and snacks centered around the favorite Frozen theme. Let your princess wear her dance attire or favorite princess costume, and explore the icy kingdom.
Instructor: On Pointe School of Dance
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $100 R/$110 NR 
7774 M-Th, June 27 – June 30, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
 

So You Wanna Dance? Summer Dance Camp


Ages: 6 - 10
A fun summer camp designed to teach the art of dance and performance. Instructors combine the use of props, literature, and music to help each dancer unlock their ability of movement and imagination. Dancers participate in enrichment activities such as choreography, arts and crafts, and gain knowledge of basic stage production. Participants should wear dancewear with ballet and/or jazz shoes. Instructor: On Pointe School of Dance
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $100 R/$110 NR 
7775 M-Th, June 27 – June 30, 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
  

Mommy & Me Dance

 
A new offering for younger children who need and want to move. This is the perfect opportunity to explore creative movement and imagination. Adults are required to participate with the child. Come build a love for the art of motion and music. Traditional dance clothing or loose fitting clothing is required. Ballet shoes or bare feet are acceptable.
Instructor: On Pointe School of Dance
Location: PACE Center
Rate $60 R/ $66 NR
7798 W, Sept. 7 - 28, 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 
7799 W, Oct. 5 - 26, 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 
7780 W, Nov. 2 - 30, 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 

On Pointe School of Dance

  
Fall Session Opens July 11, 2016
   
The art, training, and passion for dance come together at On Pointe School of Dance. We have a 14–year history of providing children and youth the opportunity to explore dance in a non-competitive environment, with teachers who are invested in the personal growth and self-esteem of each student. We love teaching, and approach each student with a whole-bodied methodology to contribute to each individual. On Pointe’s relationship with the Town of Parker has existed since 2006 and continues to fit the needs and desires of the Parker community. We love what we do and want to share our joy of dance, and what it can do with you.
Our dance classes include the unique performing experience for all dancers ages 2 1/2 and up to participate in our winter performance of Clara’s Dream at the PACE Center, December 20, 21. A $25 costume rental fee is made payable to On Pointe the first week of class. Classes start August 17 and end with the performances. There are no classes on September 5 (Labor Day), October 31 (Halloween) or November 23 and 24 (Thanksgiving).

Current and new class descriptions, as well as, schedule changes can be found online at www.parkeronline.org. Contact info@onpointedanceparker.com for additional questions. Please call 303.805.3374 to register by phone. 
  
Preschool Combo (Ballet and Tap) (3-4 years) 
Our Preschool Combination Class offers young dancers the opportunity to express herself through movement and music. Attention is given to body awareness and group interaction skills. The basic vocabulary of ballet and tap will be introduced and classes are designed to expand understanding of movement and grow to appreciate music. Students move through the hour by practicing ballet and tap. Leotard, tights, ballet and tap shoes are required.
Rate $250 R/ $275 NR  
7816 M, 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. PACE Center
7815 T, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. PACE Center
7817 W, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. PACE Center
       
Beginning Combo (Ballet and Tap) (4-6 years)
 
Our Beginning Combination Class offers the dancer the opportunity to develop a lifelong appreciation for dance, music and the performing arts. Special attention is given to the physical, emotional and mental components of each dancer. We continue to develop strength and poise without over-stressing the young body. We gradually add to the basic vocabulary of ballet and tap and prepare our dancers for a more comprehensive dance syllabus. Class time is split between ballet and tap. Leotard, tights, ballet and tap shoes are required.
Rate $250 R/ $275 NR  
7818 M, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. PACE Center
7819 T, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. PACE Center
7820,Th, 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. PACE Center
    
Intermediate Combo (Ballet and Tap) (6-8 years) 
Our Intermediate Combination Class offers the developing dancer the crucial foundation for further
development in any genre of dance. Attention is focused on proper alignment in the legs, stomach, and
back. Our progressive approach ensures each dancer will gain muscle strength that is appropriate for the young developing body. We add to the dancer’s vocabulary by working at the barre and in center. Class time is split between ballet and tap. Leotard, tights, ballet and tap shoes are required.
Rate $250 R/ $275 NR  
7821 T, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. PACE Center
7822 W, 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. The Schoolhouse on Mainstreet
     
Advanced Combination (Ballet and Jazz) (8-10 years) 
This is the first level where jazz is introduced. Students in this level continue learning proper technique and placement while continuing to develop strength. They learn proper ballet terms, vocabulary and technique to help them in any dance genre. A typical ballet class structure includes exercises done at the barre, in center and across the floor. Jazz basics and turns and leaps are introduced while reinforcing dance technique the second half of class.
Rate $350 R/ $385 NR  
7823 W, 5:30-7:00 p.m. The Schoolhouse on Mainstreet
7824 Th, 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. PACE Center
   
Advanced Tap (8-10 years) 
A class that will keep your dancer learning faster tempos, more intricate footwork and syncopated timing. A great compliment to the Advanced Combo class or a stand-alone class.
Rate $125 R/ $137 NR
7825 W, 7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. The Schoolhouse on Mainstreet