make sure to check the schedule for important upcoming dates!

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Creative Movement

Ages 3-4-year-olds, (by August 22nd)

Placement is by age, no dance experience is necessary. These classes, are designed for preschoolers and will help them to explore movement and music in a social, energetic, and fun environment.  Children will focus on basic dance movements and positions of dance through creative movement and music.

*parents must stay in the building for all preschool classes. HCA teachers are not permitted to take a child to the bathroom. If a child needs assistance in the bathroom, you must remain in the building for the entirety of his/her class.* 

Mondays 4:30 - 5:15 PM

Thursdays 9:30 - 10:15 AM

DANCE CLASSES

"The dance program at the Holmes Center for the Arts is committed to providing quality dance education in a nurturing environment. We focus on correct dance techniques, inspiring our students to do their best, and performance expression.  We want each of our students to meet their own goals in dance.  We offer our students various performing opportunities where they can learn, grow and express themselves as dancers."

Drop your child off at creative movement, or homeschool art and join us for

Cup of Tea: Mother's Time Out

9:30-10:30 AM, Thursday Mornings

A time for moms to share stories, recipes, seasonal decorating ideas, family traditions, books, and other ideas over a cup of tea or coffee.

Free of charge

Little Explorers: Mommy and Me Workshop

Ages 1 - 3

Tuesday Mornings 10:30-11:30

Little Explorers, Mommy and Me workshop will enhance toddlers' brain development by learning through music, storytelling, art, socializing, and play. 

The parents/s and or guardians will grow their relationship and be a source of comfort and guidance to their child while they navigate through the activities provided.

Each month there will be a new theme and activities that correspond. some activities include: introducing musical instruments, sensory bins, different styles of music, books, arts, and crafts, just to name a few!

$48 per 4 week session

 

Session 1, (August 23rd, 30th, September 6th, 13th)

Topic: Friendships!

 

Little Explorer's Mommy and Me class will explore what it means to be a friend. Join us while we sing, create, move and play our way into building relationships with each other.

 

Little Explorers

Session 2 (September 20th, 27th, October 4th, 11th) Topic: Autumn Splendor

 

There's no better way to celebrate the fall season by letting your toddler explore through sensory play and traditions that you already know and love. Little Explorer's Mommy and Me class will continue to create activities that promote socialization and relationship building between you and your child. 

 

Little Explorers

Session 3 (October 18th, 25th, November 1st, 8th) Topic: I am Unique

 

Your toddlers uniqueness is their magic. 

The activities provided will help your child lean to develop their sense of self worth as well as acceptance and kindness of others who are different or similar to them. 

 New Classes!

Hip Hop

with Shannon Olsen

For students ages 8+ (by August 22nd)

To loosen up and learn a new style of dance

Mondays 5:00-6:00 PM

Choreography Class

Everyone Moves

 Students 5 +

For students with special needs who would benefit from a smaller class and accommodations. Perfection not required!

*Canceled, Please email info@holmescenterforthearts to be placed on waiting list*

Student Division Ballet

Ballet 1

5-6-year-olds (by August 22nd)

Placement is by age, no dance experience is necessary.  

Mondays 6:00- 6:45 PM

Tuesdays 5:15 - 6 PM

*parents must stay in the building for all preschool classes. HCA teachers are not permitted to take a child to the bathroom. If a child needs assistance in the bathroom, you must remain in the building for the entirety of his/her class.*

Ballet 2

7-8 year-olds (by August 22nd)

Placement is by age, no dance experience is necessary. 

Tuesdays 4:15 - 5:15 PM

Ballet 3

8-9 year-olds

Placement by teacher. Recommended having taken one class prior.

Tuesdays 4:00-5:00 PM

Pre-Professional Ballet Division

Ballet 4

Intermediate/Advanced level ballet. Placement is by teacher. 

Two classes per week are required. Pre-pointe or beginning pointe by teacher placement only.

 

Tuesdays 5:00-6:15 PM

Thursdays 4:15 - 5:30 PM

Ballet 5

Advanced level ballet with emphasis on pointe technique. Placement is by teacher.

Three technique classes plus pointe (for girls) per week are required.

Tuesdays 6:15 - 7:45 PM

Thursdays 5:30 - 7:00 PM

Saturdays 10:00 class

Ballet 6

Four classes per week plus advanced pointe required. Placement is by teacher.

Monday: 6:45 - 8:15 PM

Tuesday: 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Thursday 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Saturdays 10:00 class

Pointe Classes

Placement is by teacher.

Beginning Pointe Tuesdays 7:45 - 8:15 PM

Intermediate Pointe Tuesdays 7:45 - 8:15 PM

Advanced Pointe Thursdays 8:30 - 9:00 PM

Tumbling Performance Classes

(teacher placement only, Tumbling and Elite class required, dance class recommended)

Jr. Elite Thursday 5:15-6:15

For beginning students who currently take a tumbling class and would like to perform. 

Elite Monday 6:15-7:15

An invitation-only tumbling performance group. Must currently take intermediate or advanced level tumbling classes. Includes performance opportunities.

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Tumbling Classes

Preschool Tumbling: Preschool Ages

Placement is by age, no tumbling experience is necessary. These classes, are designed for preschoolers and will help them to explore movement in a social, energetic, and fun environment.  Children will focus on basic tumbling movements. 

Wednesdays 3:30 - 4:15 PM

 

Tumbling 1: Ages 5-6

For students interested in learning basic tumbling skills. No tumbling experience is necessary. 

Wednesdays 4:15-5:15 PM

Wednesdays 5:15 - 6:15 PM

 

Tumbling 2: 

By teacher placement only.

Wednesdays 7:15-8:15 PM

 

Tumbling 3:

By teacher placement only.

Thursdays 4:15-5:15 PM

 

Tumbling 4:

By teacher placement only.

Thursdays 6:15 - 7:15 PM

 

Tumbling 5:

By teacher placement only.

Mondays 5:15-6:15 PM

 

Tumbling 6:

By teacher placement only.

Mondays 7:15-8:15 PM

 

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Baton Classes

Students will learn proper techniques for twirling a baton along with the skills they might need for routines as a majorette in a marching band or for performing in parades and on stage.

  

Baton 1: Beginner level, No experience necessary. 

Wednesdays 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Baton 2: Intermediate level. Placement is by teacher.

Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Jazz 1

For ages 5+ (by August 22nd)

No dance experience is necessary. 

Mondays 4:15-5:00 PM

Jazz 2

Placement is by teacher. Recommended having taken two years of ballet or jazz training.

 Thursdays 7:15-8:15 PM

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Jazz 3

Placement is by teacher. Three or more years of ballet or jazz training are required. 

Mondays 8:15-9:15 PM

Tap 1

For ages 5 and up 

 No prior dance experience needed 

Wednesdays 4:15-5:00 PM 

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Other Tap Levels

For all other tap levels please call 

(330) 473-2879 

for more information 

Ballroom Classes

no dance experience necessary 

Beginning Ballroom

Fridays 6:30- 7:30 PM

Beginning Swing 

7:45- 8:45 PM

Adult Ballet

no dance experience necessary 

Saturday mornings 9:00- 10:00 AM

10-week session

August 27th - November 5th

No classes on Labor Day Weekend

$8 per class, $70 per session