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An exciting and interactive program series that will stimulate your body and your brain! ART ROCKS!

April-June 2014 - Celebrate Dance

Jungle Jams  kids

It's a jungle in here! Do you want to roar, stomp and monkey around? Join us as we get wild and dance like jungle animals. Children will get to make a jungle animal mask to take home for more wild fun. Ages 3-6. Registration required.

Friday, April 4 10:00 a.m. Grand Glaize
Friday, April 11 10:00 a.m. Daniel Boone
Saturday, April 12 10:00 a.m. Eureka Hills
Tuesday, April 15 10:00 a.m. Weber Road
Friday, April 18 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Saturday, April 19 10:00 a.m. Headquarters
Tuesday, April 22 10:00 a.m. Lewis and Clark
Friday, April 25 10:00 a.m. Bridgeton Trails
Friday, April 25 10:00 a.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Friday, May 2 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave
Tuesday, May 6 10:30 a.m. Thornhill
Friday, May 30 10:00 a.m. Florissant Valley
Friday, May 30 10:00 a.m. Rock Road
Monday, June 2 2:00 p.m. Oak Bend
Thursday, June 12 2:00 p.m. Natural Bridge
Friday, June 13 10:00 a.m. Indian Trails
Monday, June 16 10:00 a.m. Prairie Commons


Beanstalk Ballet  kids

Fee, Fi, Fo, Fum! Come experience the adventures of Jack and the Beanstalk through ballet. We will explore fun characters from the story such as the magical harp, the giant, and of course Jack, using dance as a tool to unlock the imagination and create memories. An accomplished dancer will make a special appearance and perform a selected piece. Ages 3-6. Registration required.

Friday, April 4 1:00 p.m. Headquarters
Monday, April 7 10:30 a.m. Oak Bend
Saturday, April 19 2:00 p.m. Bridgeton Trails
Thursday, April 24 10:00 a.m. Mid-County
Tuesday, April 29 10:00 a.m. Tesson Ferry
Thursday, May 1 10:00 a.m. Prairie Commons
Saturday, May 17 2:00 p.m. Rock Road
Tuesday, June 17 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave
Saturday, June 21 2:00 p.m. Florissant Valley


Hip Hop  kids

From school dances to the playground, hip hop style is everywhere. A professional instructor from STAGES ST. LOUIS will give you tips and techniques on all the latest dance steps. No previous dance experience required. Ages 8-12. Registration required.

Tuesday, April 15 6:00 p.m. Natural Bridge
Monday, April 21 7:00 p.m. Florissant Valley
Saturday, April 26 2:30 p.m. Thornhill
Monday, May 12 7:00 p.m. Tesson Ferry
Tuesday, May 20 7:00 p.m. Daniel Boone
Thursday, June 5 7:00 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs


Hula, Past and Present  kids  Teen

Learn about Hawaii's rich culture through hula, Hawaii's culture dance. Take a journey through time as you see Hawaii of old and new come alive through dance.

Saturday, April 5   2:00 p.m. Weber Road
Monday, April 14 7:00 p.m. Tesson Ferry
Tuesday, May 13 6:00 p.m. Natural Bridge
Friday, May 30 2:00 p.m. Headquarters
Monday, June 9 2:00 p.m. Prairie Commons


Chinese Dance  kids  Teen

Experience the Chinese Lion Dance, Dragon Dance, various folk dances and Tai Ji performances. The audience will learn about the Chinese culture through this program.

Saturday, April 12  10:00 a.m. Daniel Boone          
Saturday, May 31 2:00 p.m. Lewis and Clark
Saturday, June 14 10:00 a.m. Grand Glaize
Saturday, June 14 2:00 p.m. Indian Trails
Monday, June 16 7:15 p.m. Bridgeton Trails
Monday, June 23 7:00 p.m. Mid-County
Thursday, June 26 7:00 p.m. Samuel C. Sachs


Irish Dance  kids  Teen

St. Louis Irish Arts presents a program of traditional Irish music, song and dance. The culture of Ireland is showcased with hands-on materials. Enjoy the magic of the harp fiddle, concertina and tin whistle, along with dancers wearing traditional costumes.

Wednesday, April 2  6:30 p.m.    Florissant Valley         
Saturday, April 19 11:00 a.m. Oak Bend
Wednesday, April 23 7:00 p.m. Thornhill
Wednesday, May 14 6:30 p.m. Rock Road
Wednesday, June 4 6:30 p.m. Cliff Cave
Saturday, June 28 2:00 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs

 

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