Dance Classes

Dance is a wonderful activity for kids, fostering a positive self image in both girls and boys.  Dance lessons can teach self confidence, self-discipline, poise and grace.  It’s also great exercise!  Check out our listing of local dance studios offering classes for babies, toddlers, preschoolers on up!

BEACHWOOD:

Shaker Dance Academy:  Offers classes for all ages and levels of experience starting at age 2.  They provide professional-level training in the arts of dance and drama, including ballet, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, contemporary, point’e, broadway theater and tap.

Location:
23440 Commerce Park Rd.
Beachwood, OH 44122
216-591-2300
[email protected]

Studio J Academy of Dance: Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Lyrical, Contemporary and Pointe.  Teaching starting at 18 months through adult.  It’s early childhood program gives young dancers an understanding of proper technique and an appreciation for the art of dance in an enjoyable, relaxed atmosphere.

Location:
23945 Mercantile Rd. Suite M Beachwood OH 44122
Phone: 216.292.2720
[email protected]

CHAGRIN:

En Pointe Danse: Offers a variety of dance forms to aid in exploring the wonders of dance. They offer classes in creative movement, ballet, pointe, tap, and modern dance for ages 3 and up.  Classes are small, allowing for personal interaction.

Location:
516 E. Washington St.
In The Gallery
Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44022
440-247-5747
[email protected]

CLEVELAND:

Cleveland City Dance:  Offers year-round classes in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Graham-Based & Hawken-based modern, Hip-Hop and Middle Eastern dance 7 days a week. Classes are offered at all levels, from beginning to advanced starting from 2-1/2 yrs to adult. This allows students to be placed according to their individual ability, to be the best they can be and lets them enjoy dance in a safe structured environment.
13108 Shaker Square
Cleveland, OH 44120
Phone: 216-295-2222
[email protected]

Cleveland School of Dance – The School of Cleveland Ballet Community Division:  This division is designed with the purpose of introducing ballet fundamentals to the young child, ages 4 to 10. Basic motor skills, elementary ballet vocabulary, creative movement, as well as basic musical concepts are skillfully developed while instilling discipline and enhancing attention span in all children classes.

Location:
702 Broadway Ave, Bedford, OH

216-320-9000

NOVELTY:

Fairmount Center for the Arts:  The school of dance helps individual students develop healthy, disciplined bodies, creative minds, and an in-depth knowledge and appreciate of dance as an art form. The curriculum appeals to a broad range of talents, ages and interests starting at age 2.

Location:

8400 Fairmount Road
Novelty, OH 44072
440-338-3171

VARIOUS:

Communities in Motion: Accessible, affordable, community-based programming emphasizing a love of dance and exercise.  They offer classes starting at 8 months up to adults.  For more information, including class descriptions, schedule and prices, please visit the website www.communitiesinmotioncleveland.com

Locations:
Beachwood:

Beachwood Recreation Center – 25325 Fairmount Blvd. Beachwood, OH 44122
Phone: 216-292-1970

Chagrin Falls
Chagrin Falls Intermediate School – 77 E. Washington, Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
440-247-5373

Mayfield
Mayfield Village Community Center, 6621 Wilson Mills Road, Mayfield, OH 44124
440-461-5163

Lyndhurst
5200 Mayfield Rd. Lyndhurst, OH 44124

Solon
Solon Recreation Center – 3500 Portz Parkway, Solon, OH 44129
440-248-5747

SOLON:

Dance Studio M: Offers a variety of styles of dance starting at age 3.  Dance Studio M is committed to the quality dance training provided to each student. They are dedicated to finding the creative artist that lies within each dancer. Their focus is to provide the highest quality service by the personal attention, encouragement, and support they give to each student.

Location:

33361 Aurora Road
Solon, Ohio 44139
440-914-0101

Do you know of any great dance classes for young children in the Chagrin Valley area?  Let us know!