The Casper Recreation Center is offering dance classes from the summer. The course catalog has several 8-week classes beginning the week of June 12th.
Pre-School Dance is for 3 and 4 year olds. Preschoolers will learn ballet and dance basics while working on coordination and flexibility and having fun with creative movement. Class is held on Mondays from 5:20-6:05 p.m.
Beginning Ballet introduces 5-9 year olds to the basic foundations of ballet including positions, proper body form, and classical technique. Class includes footwork, barre, center, and movement across the room. Class is held on Mondays from 4:30-5:15 p.m.
Learn trending moves such as the soulja boy, pop lock, wobble, whip, nae nae, and the basic hop, hop, kick, and step touch in the Hip-Hop class for ages 8-12. Class will meet on Thursdays from 4:45-5:35 p.m.
Clogging – Ages 7 through adults will learn, perfect, and have fun with this American form of dance where the dancer’s footwear is used musically by striking the heel, the toe, or both against a floor or each other to create audible percussive rhythms. Classes will meet on Mondays; Beginning class from 5:30-6:00 p.m. and Intermediate/Advanced class from 6:05-7:05 p.m.
For more information about classes or fees, please call (307) 235-8383, stop by the Casper Recreation Center at 1801 E. 4th St., or check online at www.activecasper.com.