Youth Dance Classes in Lawrence

Dance Is For Everyone

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Expand Their Confidence and Community

Let your child experience the beauty of dance! Our vision is to make youth dance classes and technical dance training 100% accessible to all.

For over 30 years, the School of Dance’s curriculum has been based on national dance education standards and taught by professionals. Students follow a sequential training program developed to suit age and ability that fosters creativity as well as builds a strong technical foundation for continued dance training. With financial aid availability, anyone who wants to awaken their inner dancer has access!

Our Facilities & Curriculum

Our Youth Dance Class Facilities

We’re committed to providing the Lawrence area with a facility that welcomes them into the wide and wonderful world of dance. This includes two spacious dance studios equipped with everything practicing dancers need and a 300-seat theatre at our primary location. Our satellite space at 10th and Mass Studios also features space for dance.

Opening the World of Dance

The youth dance classes we offer focus on developing the artist as well as the art. Classes cover everything from the fundamentals of movement to advanced technical choreography. The choice is yours! For our youth dance classes, the descriptions list what to expect from the courses. We provide access to classes for:

  • Fitness & Wellness
  • Hip Hop
  • Irish Step
  • Jazz
  • Chinese Dance
  • Creative Movement & Improv
  • Contemporary/Modern
  • Ballet
  • Tap

Financial Aid

Dance is for Everyone

The School of Dance strives to provide access to dance classes and performances through various financial aid and scholarship opportunities. We offer scholarships, income-based financial aid, the option to “Try Before You Buy” and a bundle dance discount for students taking three or more classes.

Explore Financial Aid & Scholarships

Contact School of Dance

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Discover the Dance Community

Interested in enrolling your child in youth dance classes in Lawrence? We have financial aid available to those who need it to ensure classes are accessible to everyone.

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Art is for Everyone

Making Dance Accessible to All

Lawrence Arts Center is here to ensure anyone—of any age and any background—can connect with a supportive community and flex their creative muscles. With contemporary exhibitions, performances, and an array of music education classes for adults and kids, everyone will find something that’s right for them.

Our primary state-of-the-art facility at 940 New Hampshire St. features classrooms, studios, theatres, and more. To further support the community, we also have a space for classes and rehearsal at 10th & Mass Studios.

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