Sugar Plum Party!

Sugar Plum Party!

Joanne Langione Dance Center, 35 Border St, Newton, MA Sunday, December 2, 2012, 1:00-3:00pm  Ages 2-4 and 5-7 Meet the Sugarplum Fairy and Clara! This event will feature music, movement, games and a story from the most beloved children’s ballet classic, Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker Suite”. Register Today!...
It’s All “PINK” A-LICIOUS   at JLDC!!

It’s All “PINK” A-LICIOUS at JLDC!!

  Open to the Public! What: PinkaLicious Ballet Day! When: Sun, Nov 18th, 1:00-3:00pm  Where: Joanne Langione Dance Center, 35 Border St, West Newton Register: Online Today! Fee: $20.00 Come and dance with pink tutus,   tiara’s, wands and scarves from Pinkalicious’s pink toy box.Your child can   pretend to be Pinkalicious or even Pinkerbelle! The storybook ballet class will begin with a story reading, and ballet movement in costume.  ...
Expanded Sunday Class Schedule!

Expanded Sunday Class Schedule!

Register NOW! Ages 2-3 Playdance™: 9:00-10:30am Ages 2-3 Playdance™: 10:00-11:30am The goal of Playdance  is to foster a love of music and movement in your child. Using a large open dance space, a variety of music and song, along with several movement tools, the program is designed to be fun and to develop classroom readiness. Imaginary journeys, improvisation and theater games will encourage self-expression and creativity. The concept of Playdance was created to ensure that young children do not begin formal training too early, yet are encouraged to explore as many ways of moving as their imaginations will allow. Class includes rest-time where children will hear a story and have juice. Ages 3-4 Intro to Dance I: 10:30-11:30am Ages 4-5 Intro to Dance II: 10:30-11:30am Introduction to Dance is designed to develop coordination, rhythm, and a love for music and movement. The goal of a child’s first steps in dance is to encourage artistic expression. Introduction to Dance gives children the opportunity to learn to dance in an informal setting with emphasis on creativity, fun and the joy of movement.   Ages 4-6 KidZhop: 10:30-11:30am Kidzhop introduces children to gross motor movement set to popular music allowing them to move freely while developing rhythm and coordination. KidZhop taught by trained dance professional, provides a quality enhancement to Pre-Ballet. Ages 5-6 Pre-Ballet/Tap I: 10:30-11:30am Ages 6-7 Pre-Ballet/Tap II: 10:30-11:30am Pre-Ballet precedes formal ballet training. The curriculum is designed to be age appropriate and is taught in a gentle manner. In Pre-Ballet I, children are introduced to the ballet barre, port de bras and some ballet terminology. As first graders, Pre-Ballet II students move along at a...

Free Sugar Plum Party

Free Sugar Plum Party Please join us for our annual Sugar Plum Party on Sunday, December 18th from 1-3p.m. Come dressed in your finest fairy attire and meet the Sugarplum Fairy, Clara and her Nutcracker Prince! Enjoy music, movement and a story reading from the most beloved children’s ballet classic, Tchaikovsky’s, The Nutcracker Suite. Joanne Langione Dance Center invites your sugarplum princess to dance with our professional ballet instructors our holiday party that includes dance, games, refreshments and a take-home treat for every dancer! Joanne Langione Dance Center is happy to offer free events to enrich Newton and the surrounding community through dance.                      ...