Classes & Workshops for Kids & Teens (ages 6-18)

September 10-May 24

Classes & Workshops for Kids and Teens are curriculum-based classes geared toward strengthening the dancer’s technique and developing artistic skills. These fun-filled classes are offered in ballet, jazz, hip hop, tap, Modern/Contemporary. There are no prerequisite classes or minimum class requirements; however, students are placed according to both age and ability.

Steps Youth Programs’ Ballet Core Program

Are you ready to achieve your personal best in ballet training? The Ballet Core Program is ideal for students with the potential to train at a higher level and who desire a strong foundation. Designed for ages 10-13, the curriculum consists of classical ballet class supplemented by cross training techniques and pointe preparation.

Emphasis is on developing flexibility, correct alignment, and strengthening the legs, feet, and body core while improving balance and port de bras. Taught by Steps Youth Programs’ Pre- Professional faculty, this program prepares dedicated students for more rigorous ballet training.

A basic understanding of ballet vocabulary is recommended.

Ages 6-10 yrs.
BOYS ONLY

Schedule & Dress Code

Schedule

DAY TIME FACULTY
BOYS 1 (age 6-7)
Thu 4:30-5:30pm M. Williams
BOYS 2 (age 8-10)
Thu 5:30-6:30pm M. Williams

Recommended Dress

Boys

White dance t-shirt, black shorts or pants, Bare feet

Dress code items may be purchased at any Steps Youth Programs Preferred Vendor location


Ages 6-18 yrs.
BALLET

Schedule & Dress Code

Schedule

DAY TIME FACULTY
BASIC BALLET (age 6)
Tue 4:00-5:00pm K. Martin-Lohiya
Wed 4:30-5:30pm M. Chapman
Sat 9:30-10:30am A. Temple Kemezis
PRE-PREP BALLET (ages 6-8)
Wed 5:30-6:30pm G. Gunther
BALLET 1 (ages 7-9)
Tue 4:00-5:00pm S. Cobb
Sat 10:30-11:30am B. Briones
Sun 10:30-11:30am L. Supan
PRE-TEEN BALLET 1 (ages 10-12)
Wed 5:30-6:30pm M. Carpenter
Sat 9:30-10:30am B. Briones
PRE-TEEN BALLET 2 (ages 10-12)
Thu 5:45-6:45pm * B. Briones
Sun 11:30am-12:30pm* L. Supan
PRE-TEEN BALLET 3 (ages 10-12)
Wed 6:30-7:30pm* G. Gunther
TEEN INTRO BALLET (ages 13-18)
Tue 5:00-6:00pm* S. Cobb
Sat 11:30am-12:30pm B. Briones
ADV BEG TEEN BALLET (ages 13-18)
Sun 12:30-1:30pm* L. Supan
BALLET CORE (ages 10-13)
This program, which consists of two classes, is ideal for students with the potential to train at a higher level and who desire a
strong foundation.
Tue 6:00-8:00pm* A. Temple Kemezis

* Audition/Trial Required

Recommended Dress

Girls

Basic Ballet
Garnet leotard, Pink convertible tights, Pink ballet slippers
Ballet 1
Royal blue leotard, Pink convertible tights, Pink ballet slippers
Pre-Teen Ballet
Hunter green leotard, Pink convertible tights, Pink ballet slippers
Teen Ballet 1 – Advanced
Black leotard, Pink convertible tights, Pink ballet slippers

Boys

White dance shirt, Black tights, White socks, white ballet shoes

Dress code items may be purchased at any Steps Youth Programs Preferred Vendor location


Ages 7-18 yrs.
JAZZ

Schedule & Dress Code

Schedule

DAY TIME FACULTY
BEG BROADWAY BOUND JAZZ (ages 7-9)
Fri 4:00-5:00pm L. Harvie
JAZZ 1 (ages 7-9)
Mon 4:00-5:00pm L. Harvie
PRE-TEEN JAZZ 1 (ages 10-12)
Tue 6:00-7:00pm M. Matuszak
Sat 10:00-11:00am I. Gerson
PRE-TEEN JAZZ 2 (ages 10-12)
Mon 6:30-7:30pm* I. Gerson
Sat 11:00am-12:00pm* I. Gerson
INT CONTEMPORARY JAZZ (ages 10-12)
Mon 5:00-6:00pm* L. Harvie
TEEN INTRO JAZZ (ages 13-18)
Tue 7:00-8:00pm M. Matuszak
INT TEEN JAZZ (ages 13-18)
Mon 7:30-8:30pm I. Gerson
INT/ADV TEEN THEATER JAZZ (ages 13-18)
Wed 4:30-5:30pm* D. Roshe

* Audition/Trial Required

Recommended Dress

Girls

Black leotard, Black jazz pants or tights, Black jazz shoes with suede soles

Boys

White dance t-shirt, Black shorts or jazz pants, White socks; black jazz shoes with suede soles

Dress code items may be purchased at any Steps Youth Programs Preferred Vendor location


Ages 6-18 yrs.
HIP HOP

Schedule & Dress Code

Schedule

DAY TIME FACULTY
BASIC HIP HOP (age 6)
Mon 4:00-5:00pm Y. Greene
HIP HOP 1 (ages 7-9)
Tue 4:00-5:00pm E. Osavio
CLASS CLOSED – please email AlexandraC@stepsnyc.com for waitlist
Sat 2:30-3:30pm M. Meade
PRE-TEEN HIP HOP 1 (ages 10-12)
Mon 5:00-6:00pm L. Baylor
CLASS CLOSED – please email AlexandraC@stepsnyc.com for waitlist
Thu 4:00-5:00pm Y. Greene
Sat 12:00-1:00pm M. Meade
PRE-TEEN HIP HOP 2 (ages 10-12)
Tue 5:00-6:00pm * *E. Osavio
CLASS CLOSED – please email AlexandraC@stepsnyc.com for waitlist
TEEN INTRO HIP HOP (ages 13-18)
Thu 6:30-7:30pm E. Osavio
ADV BEG TEEN HIP HOP (ages 13-18)
Thu 5:00-6:00pm* Y. Greene
INT/ADV TEEN HIP HOP (ages 13-18)
Mon 6:00-7:00pm L. Baylor
ADV TEEN HIP HOP REPERTORY(ages 13-18)
Tue 6:45-8:15pm* L. Barak

* Audition/Trial Required

Recommended Dress

Girls

Loose clothing/no graphics, no jeans, Clean sneakers

Boys

Loose clothing/ no graphics, no jeans, Clean sneakers

Dress code items may be purchased at any Steps Youth Programs Preferred Vendor location


Ages 6-18 yrs.
TAP

Schedule & Dress Code

Schedule

DAY TIME FACULTY
BASIC TAP (age 6)
Sat 12:00-1:00pm J. Edmond
TAP 1 (ages 7-9)
Tue 4:00-5:00pm J. Edmond
CLASS CLOSED – please email AlexandraC@stepsnyc.com for waitlist
Wed 4:00-5:00pm L. Harvie
BROADWAY TAP (ages 8-11)
Wed 5:00-6:00pm* L. Harvie
PRE-TEEN TAP 1 (ages 10-12)
Fri 4:00-5:00pm K. Bolick
PRE-TEEN TAP 2 (ages 10-12)
Tue 5:00-6:00pm* J. Edmond
CLASS CLOSED – please email AlexandraC@stepsnyc.com for waitlist
PRE-TEEN TAP 3 (ages 10-12)
Sat 11:00am-12:00pm* J. Edmond
TEEN INTRO TAP (ages 13-18)
Fri 5:00-6:00pm K. Bolick
ADV BEG TEEN TAP (ages 13-18)
Fri 5:00-6:00pm* J. Edmond
ADVANCED TAP REPERTORY (ages 13-18)
Sat 10:00-11:00am* J. Edmond

* Audition/Trial Required

Recommended Dress

Girls

Black leotard, Black jazz pants or tights, Black socks, Black tap shoes

Boys

White dance t-shirt, Black shorts or jazz pants, White socks; black tap shoes

Dress code items may be purchased at any Steps Youth Programs Preferred Vendor location


Ages 13-18 yrs.
MODERN/CONTEMPORARY

Schedule & Dress Code

Schedule

DAY TIME FACULTY
TEEN MODERN (ages 13-18)
Sat 12:30-1:30pm K. Gayle
TEEN MODERN CONTEMPORARY (ages 13-18)
Sat 1:30-2:30pm* K. Gayle

* Audition/Trial Required

Recommended Dress

Girls

Black leotard, Black pants or tights, Bare feet

Boys

Modern White dance t-shirt, black shorts or pants, Bare feet

Dress code items may be purchased at any Steps Youth Programs Preferred Vendor location


REGISTRATION & TUITION

Registration & Tutition

2019-2020 Tuition

# of CLASSES ACADEMIC YEAR TUITION
1 Class $1,192
2 Classes $2,228 *
3 Classes $3,124
4 Classes $3,893

* Ballet Core Tuition
Download the full class schedule.

Download the Registration form

Registration Requirements

  • All completed applications are considered in the order received
  • If a class requested is not available, you will be notified of alternative classes and/or placed on a waiting list
  • If an in-person meeting is required, you may call / e-mail the Steps Youth Programs to schedule an appointment
  • Annual Registration Fee: $55
  • Tuition & Fees may be paid by American Express, MasterCard, Visa, or check. Checks should be made payable to “Steps Studio, Inc.”.

Registration is not considered final until…

  • Completed forms are emailed to registration@stepsnyc.com, dropped off/mailed in/faxed to Steps Youth Programs’ Administrative Office and tuition & fees are paid in full

Registration Fee – $55 (valid Sept – Aug)
Placement Class – $40
Returned Check Fee – $35

Refunds:

  • Full tuition will be refunded only if written notification from the parent is received 24 hours PRIOR to the first class. A 75% refund, less total cost of all classes taken, will be granted before October 10, 2019. No refunds will be granted after that date. Registration and all additional fees are non-refundable.