Seaside Arts Center’s dance program safely and effectively trains students in the technical skills necessary for dance participation and performance, while encouraging emotional, cognitive, and social growth that translates into all other aspects of their lives.
Early Childhood Creative Dance classes encourage young children to express themselves physically, to understand and appreciate a variety of forms of music, and to develop their gross motor skills through fun, structured activities.
Introduce rhythm , musicality and movement to your child early, while getting a little exercise and having a great time bonding!
At Seaside Arts Center, we know that sometimes parents need their kids to be entertained so they can exercise! Twice a week, we offer an open, drop-in class for children of all ages during our adult fitness class.
Seaside Arts Center's Modern Dance program is built upon the technique of Isadora Duncan. Widely considered the “Mother of Modern Dance,” Duncan created a style and technique grounded in nature and science upon which generations of modern dancers built. This technique gives children solid foundations upon which to branch out into any dance technique.
An introduction to Isadora Duncan's style and choreography with a focus on creativity, personal expression, and musicality.
Students learn Duncan's choreography, technique and history while developing their own artistry, choreography, and ability to speak about dance.
This class will focus on stretching, flexibility, and the basic acrobatic movements that set the foundations for more advanced tricks.
Get down to Hip Hop classics and music filled with positive messages. Learn Hip Hop Grooves and build your freestyle skills! Gain confidence in your own personal style while you learn about the Hip Hop styles that inspire the world!
From box steps to Jazz walks and kick-ball-changes, learn the essentials every director will expect you to know and perform them with confidence!
Seaside Arts Center’s Theater program is built upon the theater principles of PLAY, ENSEMBLE, and EMPATHY. This program not only empowers individual students to speak with full voices, stand confidently in front of others, and lead with a playful imagination, but it also empowers them within a collaborative ensemble.
In this class, students will develop musicality, stage presence, and introductory acting techniques, as well as learn how to perform with others as an ensemble.
An introduction to methods such as Laban, Stanislavsky, Meisner, and will develop ensemble building techniques. Great preparation for auditions!
Learn to analyze poetic language, build an ensemble, perform heightened speech, develop strong stage presence and communication skills.
Text analysis, interpreting metered language, and performing Shakespearean scenes or monologues with precise, confident, and action-based choices.
Students will discover their creative talents exploring color pencil, pastel, printmaking, and collage while being exposed to various artists and art styles.
Why should kids have all the fun? Seaside Arts Center also offers a variety of ways to stay fit while having fun!
A traditional Pilates mat class, focusing on core strength, stability, flexibility and general mobility.
Aerobic, dynamic, and fun! For adults of all ages and levels of fitness. All you need is a water bottle, a yoga mat and a smile! (Classes begin October 4th)