Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn’t music”
― William Edgar Stafford

Main Stage Center for the Arts has a unique star program for our littlest dancers.


Tiny Stars
(Must be 2 by September 1st)

This class begins the child’s dance education with creative movement, exercises for gross motor skills, nursery rhymes, rhythm, and musicality. Pre ballet, and tumbling steps. These classes are one half-hour long, once a week, from September through June.

This is a performance class.  Participation is optional.
Tiny Stars tuition is $36 per month

DRESS CODE
Dance apparel package is available for purchase at studio for our Tiny Star students. Package includes, regulation Light Pink Leotard, tights, and ballet slippers.
Boys - Please see boys page

Hair - Is to be pulled back off the face in ponytail or braids.


Twinkling Stars
(Must be 3 by September 1st)

Twinkling Star program consists of three genres of pre-dance over the 10 month dance session. This format keeps the introduction to dance new and exciting. It is intended to give the children a fun first experience in dance and prepares them for future classes. These classes are one half-hour long, once a week, from September through June.

September-December Ballet.  This class begins the child’s dance education with creative movement, exercises for gross motor skills (jumping jacks, skips, hops), nursery rhymes, and pre-ballet steps such as plie, releve, tendu, and feet and arm positions.

January-March Tumbling - Tumbling teaches physical coordination, strength and flexibility with forward rolls, handstands, and other pre-gymnastic steps on mats.  

April-June Tap- Beginning tap steps, rhythm, and musicality.

This is a performance class.  Participation is optional.
Twinkling Stars tuition is $36 per month.  

DRESS CODE
Dance apparel package is available for purchase at studio for our Twinkling Star students. Package includes, regulation Aqua Blue Leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, and black buckled tap shoes.
Boys - Please see boys page

Hair - Is to be pulled back off the face in ponytail or braids.                          


Shining Stars                              
(Must be 4 by September 1st)

Shining Star program is based on individual subjects for the 10 month session.  You may select one class or multiple classes for this age level.  These classes are one half-hour long, once a week, from September through June.

Shining Stars Ballet - pre-ballet steps such as plie, releve, tendu, and feet and arm positions.

Shining Stars Tap - Toe, Heels, Shuffles, Ball Change, rhythm and musicality.

Shining Stars Tumbling - Tumbling teaches physical coordination, strength and flexibility with forward rolls, handstands, and other pre-gymnastic steps on mats.

These are performance classes.  Participation is optional.
Shining Stars tuition is $36 per month/per subject.

DRESS CODE
Dance apparel package is available for purchase at studio for our Shining star classes. It includes a regulation Lilac leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers or black buckled tap shoes.  
Boys - Please see boys page

Hair - Ballet classes hair should be in a bun.  Tumbling, Jazz and Tap it must be pulled back off the face in ponytails or braids.

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