Mayer Arts Dance Classes at the Wakefield Park Community Building~1860 Hazelwood Street

Fall Dance Classes
MONDAYS, SEPTEMBER 23 - DECEMBER 16 (NO CLASS NOV. 25)
TUESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 24 - DECEMBER 17 (NO CLASS NOV. 26)

OPEN HOUSE: Monday, August 26, 5:00PM-7:00PM~Stop by to meet your teacher and order shoes! This is the Greatest Show! Each class will perform dances inspired by the circus! Sign up by August 26 and receive a FREE tutu or king crown at the open house!

Shows: Saturday, DECEMBER 21 (2PM and 3:30PM) 
Dress Rehearsal: Thursday, DECEMBER 19 (5:30PM-7:30PM)

                                     Fall Dance Recital - The Greatest Show
                               *Costumes are required for the recital for an extra fee.


For the recital, girls in ballet, ballet/tap or hip hop tap will need to provide their own white leotard (any style) and flesh colored tights. Boys in all classes and girls in hip hop only need black pants.

WISH UPON A BALLET (AGES 3-5)
MONDAYS, 5:15PM-6:00PM
MONDAYS, SEPTEMBER 23 - DECEMBER 16 (NO CLASS NOVEMBER 25)
Wish Upon a Ballet is a dance program for children that incorporates popular children's stories as well as ballet stories to create a dance class that is more than ballet steps. Using musical instruments, parachutes, and scarves we will create a complete fairy tale experience while we skip, leap, jump, and spin. This way an introduction to the movements and vocabulary of ballet are taught in a fun and creative manner. Children will learn an appreciation of dance and music while developing strength and flexibility. Come join the fun! Girls and boys will need ballet shoes. Cost is $142

HIP HOP AND TAP (AGES 5-8)
MONDAYS, 6:00PM-7:00PM
MONDAYS, SEPTEMBER 23 - DECEMBER 16 (NO CLASS NOVEMBER 25)
Growing dancers will experience the upbeat and energetic style of hip hop as well as the exciting rhythms of tap. Proper terms for dance steps will be taught as well as body awareness to improve posture, strength, and flexibility. Students will gain poise and confidence as they leap and spin! Ballet and tap shoes are required. Cost is $152

BALLET AND TAP (AGES 9-14)
MONDAYS, 7:00PM-8:00PM
MONDAYS, SEPTEMBER 23 - DECEMBER 16 (NO CLASS NOVEMBER 25)
More jumps, more turns, more fun! Dynamic dancers will float and leap in ballet and jump and jive to fun songs while learning about tap. All levels are welcome to experience these disciplines in a fun and creative environment. Students will develop poise, strength, and flexibility. Ballet and tap shoes are required. Cost is $152

**NEW** DANCE WITH ME (AGES 18 MONTHS-4 YEARS)

TUESDAYS, 5:15PM - 5:45PM
TUESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 24 - DECEMBER 17 (NO CLASS NOVEMBER 26)


Does your child love to dance and jump around? This class will encourage your little mover to dance and sing along with you. Using musical instruments, parachutes and scarves we will create a movement experience while we jump and spin. An introduction to the movements and vocabulary of jazz and ballet are taught in a fun and creative manner. Children will learn an appreciation for dance and music while developing strength and flexibility. Ballet shoes are recommended but not required. An adult is required to be with each child for this class. **In lieu of a recital performance, there will be a special class the last day** Cost is $142

PRE BALLET AND TAP (AGES 3-5)

TUESDAYS, 5:45PM - 6:30PM
TUESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 24 - DECEMBER 17 (NO CLASS NOVEMBER 26)
This class includes the Wish Upon a Ballet curriculum with the added fun of tap! An introduction to the movements and vocabulary of these disciplines are taught with the help of musical instruments, parachutes, and scarves. Students will develop poise, strength, and flexibility. Ballet and tap shoes are required. Cost is $142

BALLET AND TAP (AGES 6-9)
TUESDAYS, 6:30PM - 7:30PM 
TUESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 24 - DECEMBER 17 (NO CLASS NOVEMBER 26)
We can't stop the beat! Young dancers will float and leap in ballet and then jump and jive to fun songs while learning about tap. An introduction to the movements and vocabulary of these disciplines are taught with the help of musical instruments, parachutes, and scarves. Students will develop poise, strength, and flexibility. Ballet and tap shoes are required.
Cost is $152

HIP HOP (AGES 7-12)
TUESDAYS, 7:30PM - 8:15PM
TUESDAYS, SEPTEMBER 24 - DECEMBER 17 (NO CLASS NOVEMBER 26)
Get into the Groove! Our dance classes will be sure to keep students active. Learn upbeat styles such as jazz and hip hop and move to your favorite songs. The students will also learn warm-ups such as stretching, isolations and across the floor exercises! Come learn to leap, turn and shine. This class is not only fun but will improve posture, strength and flexibility in a positive and self-esteem building atmosphere. Ballet or jazz shoes are required. Cost is $142

Three Ways to Register
  • Online Registration - Register for our programs, it's fast and easy
  • By Phone: 651-249-2111
  • In person: Maplewood Parks & Rec, 1902 County Road B East