Welcome to Sol Youth Programs! We are thrilled to develop programs that help the dancers, choreographers, and producers of tomorrow discover their passions today. Our acclaimed instructors aim to not only teach the skills and knowledge required to dance, but also to help our students develop discipline, self-esteem, and confidence as they challenge themselves and follow their dreams. And of course, we love to have fun along the way!
Our Youth Programs
Our Youth Program is split into two divisions: our Kids Division includes dance classes for kids from age 4 to age 7, while our Teens Division classes are for students aged 13 and older. These programs run on a school year schedule with two semesters: one in the fall and one in the spring.
We also offer Baby Ballet classes year-round that introduce ballet fundamentals to children from ages 2.5 to 4.
Ages: 2.5 to 4 years
Baby Ballet class is an efficient way to introduce young minds to the ballet world.
The children will begin learning basic ballet techniques, space notion, corporal conscience, musicality, and socialization — and of course, they will always explore their imagination while having fun!
Saturdays 10:00 - 11:00 AM
A monthly pass will get you access to every baby ballet class on the schedule.
Ages: 4 to 7 years
Welcome to the Kids Division of the Youth Program at Sol Dance Center! At Sol, we know that the acclaimed dancers, choreographers, and producers of the future are currently in their developing stage. We aim to grow their skills and strengthen their mindsets, giving them the best instructors and tools to build their discipline and follow their dreams.
Learn Latin rhythms such as Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Samba, & Chacha.
- Saturdays 3:00 - 4:00 PM
Our ballet classes introduce children to the fundamentals of classical ballet training and techniques.
Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Fridays 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Learn the basics of different styles of Hip-Hop as well as some basic Break Dancing exercises.
Tuesdays 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Saturdays 2:00 - 3:00 PM
A fun class that will teach kids singing techniques and Musical Theater dance styles.
Private Classes Available
Youth & Teens Division
Ages: 7 to 18
At Sol Dance Center, we provide fun, exciting, and energetic dance classes that focus on developing coordination, body awareness, correct posture, flexibility, strength, and dance vocabulary. Our classes will encourage students to bring their individuality and unique personality to the class. This environment allows young dancers to gain confidence and build self-esteem as they tackle new challenges.
Professional Training & Competition Companies
Elite Sol Dance Company & The Solettes Academy By Audition and Invitation
Students in our Kids and Teens Divisions will have the opportunity to perform and even compete at several exciting events throughout the year.
Fall Semester: September — December
During the fall semester, students have two performance opportunities:
- Annual Hallowild Showcase
- Annual Holiday Showcase
Spring Semester: January — June
During the spring semester, every March, we host our in-house dance competition: Dancesanity Stars! This is a great experience for our dance students, giving them the opportunity to challenge themselves with solos and team performances alike. They will be working hard to gain the knowledge and skills they need to perform at the acclaimed Tony Bennett Concert Hall, which — according to our founder, a Broadway dancer — is as beautiful as the theaters on Broadway. This is definitely an opportunity you don’t want to miss!
Register now to get your chance to perform and compete!
Save the date for the best dance show in town!
June 27th, 2020