Why I don’t pay for Dance anymore!
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Why I don’t pay for Dance anymore!

The other night someone asked me “Why do you pay so much money for your girls to dance?” Well I have a confession to make, I don’t pay for dance. Personally, I couldn’t care less about dance. I grew up in a family of 4 boys and no girls. The “Nutcracker” was something you did on...

Benefits of Dance Class for Boys
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Benefits of Dance Class for Boys

Dance class benefits growing boys and may be one of the secrets to successful athletic performance in many sports. All children can get valuable exercise, flexibility, endurance and motor skill growth from dancing. Boys also need the lessons in fitness and discipline that are a part of dance. Discover how dancing can help young boys...

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Marissa Figueroa Aries Named Director at Elegant Dance Studio

We are so excited that Marissa Figueroa Aries has elected to join our team at Elegant Dance Studio.  Marissa brings a tremendous wealth of experience and professionalism to our studio.   Marissa Figueroa Aries Bio Marissa began dancing at the age of 3. She has studied various styles of dance Including Ballet,Tap,Jazz,Lyrical and Hiphop. As a competitive...

Dance Master Class: What Is It, And How Does It Benefit Me As A Dancer?
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Dance Master Class: What Is It, And How Does It Benefit Me As A Dancer?

You have probably heard this term floating around recently, “Master Class”, and you may be asking yourself, what is a Master Class and should I participate in one? Well, the answer is YES! A Master Class provides an opportunity for dancers to learn valuable information from instructors and choreographers that they would not normally have...

Dance At Home: Bonding Time with Your Dancers
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Dance At Home: Bonding Time with Your Dancers

For kids and toddlers, dance class may simply be a weekly activity. However, with the company of a parent or guardian, the practice of dance can continue all through the week! Not only will dancing outside of a kids dance classes help your child to further foster interests in dance, but it can also elevate...

Why are floors designed specifically for dance important?
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Why are floors designed specifically for dance important?

Like any physical other activity, dance carries with it some inherent risk of injury. For professional dancers, an injury can mean the difference between being able to work or losing income. In extreme cases an injury can cut short a career and render a dancer unable to perform for the rest of their life. There...

We are all about safety!
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We are all about safety!

We designed our studio from the ground up with student safety in mind. There is a lot that goes into keeping our dance students safe. The type of flooring, lighting, ventilation and ceiling height are important factors. But we go above and beyond, each family will receive a key for card access, Our studio has...

Dancing for Kids: Should Your Child Be in Dance Class?
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Dancing for Kids: Should Your Child Be in Dance Class?

t’s not too difficult to tell if a child likes to dance. You’ll see them wiggling and swaying to TV theme songs as toddlers. They’ll tap their toes to pop songs on TV — or go into full-out routines in the living room. In fact, it’s probably true to say that most kids will shake...