Get Into the Groove: Online Dance Classes

For Parents May 5, 2022

Online dance classes are a great way for your child to tap into their inner Charlize Glass. Whether they've never had a dance class or performed in recitals, there's something for everyone. You'll find online dance classes in almost any style imaginable, from ballet to tap to hip-hop.

Dance classes are a fun way to stay healthy and fit. You'll see improvements in your child's development including physical (strength, coordination), emotional (self-expression, confidence), social (friendships, interactions), and cognitive (focus, creativity).

Online dance classes for kids can be as good as, if not better, than in-person classes. While studio learning has its place, taking a course online offers many advantages including:

  • A judgment-free comfort zone
  • Flexible live online and on-demand classes
  • Access to professional "dream" teachers worldwide
  • A range of dance styles

Check out our round-up of online dance classes for kids and help your child get into the groove.

If your youngster is obsessed with the Encanto movie, they'll go bonkers over Encanto Dance Party! - Hip Hop Dance Class . The one-time class teaches kids how to dance like Mirabel and her family. 4-7 year olds are presented with 40-minutes of  fun, upbeat, and engaging dance. Each student learns how to perform Cumbia (Columbia's national folk-style dance) and jazz dance moves. At the end of each class, your child will have the opportunity to show off their new skills freestyle.

Children and teens who have their eyes set on heading to Broadway will appreciate Become a Broadway Triple Threat! 12 Meeting Actor/Singer/Dancer Intensive. The course includes dancing, singing and acting, as well as mock auditions. Designed for students 9-14, kids spend 55 minutes twice a week over six weeks, gaining the foundation needed to become a successful stage performer.

Private Dance Class: Create Your Own Experience

Private Dance Class: Create Your Own Experience is an excellent place for your child to start exploring the world of dance. A master dance instructor and choreographer (who trained with some of the best dancers in the world, including Savion Glover and Justin Timberlake) teaches this one-on-one class. Your child can choose from a variety of dance styles, such as tap, jazz, ballet, lyrical, and contemporary, as well as strength conditioning, audition prep, and competition or performance prep.

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With thousands of options for classes, camps, and tutors, learners are inspired to connect with inspiring teachers, build new skills, develop new passions, and forge new friendships from home.