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YMCA Youth Dance Academy

Mommy and Me Ballet and  Creative Dance

Dance Academy Dress Code applies to Mommy and Me Ballet, Creative Dance & all Shine Bright Youth Dance Classes.
Girls- Pink leather/ pleather slippers, pink leotard (or camisole with spaghetti straps) pink tights (no attached skirts)
Boys- White T-shrit, Black Sweat pants, black jazz shoes or black ballet slippers.

Session Dates:
Winter 1: January 7-February 23
Winter 2: February 24-April 12
Spring: April 13-May 31


Beth Fowler School of Dance
In 1983 Beth established the Beth Fowler School of Dance at the age of 15. Beth has danced professionally as a principle dancer with area dance companies and studied with the Milwaukee Ballet. In 1994 Beth established the Beth Fowler Dance Company which is a pre-professional group of dancers. She has developed dancers that were accepted with the Joffrey Ballet of New York City, Milwaukee Ballet, Chicago Bulls Luvabulls, to name a few, plus many that received college scholarships for dance. She has a great love for children which shows in her teaching. Students are eager to learn in programs that are both enjoyable and self-rewarding.

Mommy and Me Ballet (2-3 year olds)
Instructor: Beth Fowler

An exciting opportunity for young children to explore and learn about the wonderful world of ballet. Combining creative movement with beginning ballet moves and terms, dancers pretend to be their favorite princes or princesses.

Friday 9:30-10:00am

Member Fee: $28
Program Participant Fee: $42

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Creative Dance (
3-5 year olds)
Instuctor: Beth Fowler
Dance is a great way for kids to get active and express themselves creatively. Use of structural outline to teach young children the fundamentals of ballet. This is a creative movement education program that uses progressive skill development that emphasizes body part awareness, coordination and posture.

Friday 10:15-11:00am

Member Fee: $48
Program Participant Fee: $72

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