Youth Jazz Classes in Lanham, MD

JAZZ (Ages 6 & Up)

Class includes isolation’s, stretches and footwork. The entire body receives a workout as students are exposed to contemporary funk, hip-hop, and theatrical jazz style.

Dance classes are a great way to encourage kids, teens, and adolescents to be active and healthy. Teaching young kids good habits early in life sets them up for success as responsible adults. Kids in dance class learn important social skills and nutritional concepts in addition to learning a specific type of dance. Dance Makers, Inc., in Maryland offers jazz classes for kids that will have your little one moving and grooving all over the place.

Jazz Dance Classes in Maryland

Jazz dancing is actually a compilation of many types of dance that continually evolves with the times. Originating in the early 1900s or earlier, jazz dance today is an energetic, modern way to move. Common characteristics in jazz dance instruction includes syncopation, isolation, improvisation and a low center of gravity. Children learn all of the basic elements of jazz dancing while enjoying good music and bonding with peers. Dance Makers, Inc., in Maryland offers jazz class for children ages 6 and up. Jazz class offers many other benefits for children:

  •  Increased strength and flexibility
  •  Body awareness
  •  Discernment of left and right
  •  Improved listening and concentration
  •  Improved sense of rhythm
  •  Opportunities to develop creativity and artistic expression
  •  Increased confidence

To learn more about the benefits of jazz dance classes, or to experience them for yourself, call to schedule a trial class to make sure there’s room in a hip hop dance class, sign a waiver, and that’s it! If you like it, sign up! if not, thank you for giving us the opportunity to teach you!

Enrolling a child in jazz class offers much more than simply learning to flash those jazz hands. A child can truly shine and become passionate about dance. Adults might not think of children having stressful lives, but they can in fact suffer with issues at school, with friends or general complications of growing up. Dancing offers an outlet for reducing stress and anxiety while teaching kids healthy ways to deal with whatever life throws their way.

A healthy body often leads to a healthy mind. Children and teens enrolled in jazz classes in Maryland are more likely to care about keeping their bodies healthy in order to perform well on the dance floor. Trained instructors offer advice on healthy food choices and the best ways to keep children’s bodies working well. Children will learn at an early age the importance of putting good fuel into their bodies to maximize performance.

About Our Prince George’s County Dance Studio

Dance Makers, Inc., in Maryland offers a wide range of dance classes for children, including ballet, tap, jazz and more. They also cater to adults with Zumba and other adult dance classes. The instructors at Dance Makers are passionate about sharing their knowledge and training of jazz dance with youth. Children can enroll at any time to begin the experience of a lifetime.

Conveniently located in Lanham, MD, we draw students from all across Prince George’s County and the Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD metro areas.