A fresh, child-centred approach to learning and creating dance.
Fall 2022 Registration is now open. Classes for children aged 2 – 10. Fridays after-school or Saturday mornings, at Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St., unit 103. $220 for all 12 classes, classes start September 16th. Email classes (at) jessicarunge to register or for more information.
In these fun, imaginative classes, children learn age-appropriate dance and choreography skills that nurture the artistic voice of each child. A variety of styles, such as ballet, modern and more contemporary dance genres, inform the class’ approach to movement training. Each session of classes is uniquely programmed to respond to the children enrolled. Past themes include: Bees, Astronauts, Dinosaurs, Forest Creatures, Snowflakes, Friendship, and more.
Fridays: 3:30 Pre-School (age 3) // 4:15 JK/SK // 5:15 Grades 1/2 // 6:00 Grades 3/4
Saturdays: 9:15 JK/SK // 10:00 Grades 1/2 // 11:00 Parent & Child (parents & toddlers together)
Runge has over twenty years of experience teaching creative movement to children in diverse settings. Since 2013, Runge has been offering her one-of-a-kind creative movement classes at the beautiful studio she shares in Artscape Youngplace.
Parent Comment: “What an amazing week [our daughter] has had at your dance camp! Every night at bedtinem she says it’s her favourite part of the day. We’re immensely grateful to you for giving her this experience.” …..Parent 2019.
Photo Credit: Jessica Runge