Bobby Burgess––original Walt Disney Mouseketeer, ballroom dancer on the Lawrence Welk Show, and instructor with the Legendary Call’s Cotillion––leads each Burgess Cotillion class. Kids (8-18) learn social dancing and manners in eight monthly classes.
Camps, intensives, and workshops for beginning and advanced students in: acting, animation, writing, culinary arts, dance, digital media, fashion, filmmaking, guitar, instrumental music, musical theatre, production and design, study skills, visual arts and more. Use “KidsGuide10” and receive 10% off when you register by May 24!
Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Pointe, Acro, Musical Theater and Lyrical (3+); beginner to advanced levels with an emphasis on technique. Two annual studio productions and children’s performing company, plus summer camp.
Ages 3 through adult, beginning through professional. Full recreational program as well as a highly competitive competition team. Owners and professional dancers, Alex and Robert Lee are extremely connected and involved in the dance world, which allows the studio to bring in master instructors from around the country. Robert and Alex’s credits include: Jennifer Lopez, Britney Spears, Madonna, Celine Dion, Michael Jackson, and a BFA in dance.
Come dance, sing, act and perform at Kick It Up, a noncompetitive, friendly dance, visual arts, fitness and party studio. Classes are offered for all ages and ability levels; no one is turned away. Intro to Dance, Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Hula, Lyrical, Musical Theatre, Contemporary and Acrobatics are some of the many classes offered
Ballet (3-12), Ballet/Tap (2-6), Cutie Pies Dance (5-14), Polynesian Dance (5-17), Baby Hula (4-5), Hip Hop (6+) and Baby Hip Hop (3-5). Plus Special Needs Hip Hop.
The Long Beach Ballet classical ballet academy offers year-round training for ages 4 to adult. Under the artistic direction of David Wilcox, the nationally-recognized academy has graduated students into many major companies around the world, including the San Francisco Ballet, the Hamburg Ballet and the National Ballet of Canada.
Los Altos Dance Center is a family-owned studio serving the Long Beach area since 1977. They offer classes in ballet, jazz, hip-hop and lyrical for pre-schoolers, children, teens and adults.
Hip Hop is the perfect class for children (4-8) who want to dance, stay active, and learn how to freestyle! Musicality, rhythm, and creative movement are key components of this fun, urban/street-style dance class that teaches boys and girls alike to step, stomp, and shake it out!
Students have the opportunity to perform while studying to become well-rounded singers, dancers and actors. Classes include: Vocal, Drama / Musical Theater, Preschool Dance, Boys on the Move and Master Classes. Summer Performing Arts Camp available too.
The Young Americans Performing Arts Summer Camp takes place over five days, leading to an unrivaled, fully-staged performance. Their unique teaching style provides an encouraging environment for students to overcome insecurities and achieve the seemingly impossible goal of producing a performance in under one week. Do not let your child miss this opportunity!