Dance Classes

Preschool, Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical and Hip Hop Classes

Pacific West Dance offers a very exciting and innovative program at our Union City location. We offer Twinkle Toes Tots, Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop and Lyrical dance classes for all ages and skill levels. We offer two annual dance recitals - Winter Wonderland Holiday Extravaganza and Stars Dance Showcase. These performances will feature all of the exciting dance movements that your child has learned throughout the year. No experience is necessary, just a desire to try something new and fun!

Twinkle Toes Beginning (3-5 years)

In this positive and structured class, dancers will improve listening skills, learn basic fundamental dance steps and will be exposed to a variety of jazz, ballet and tap terminology. Most importantly, dancers in this class will begin to foster and develop a passion for dance!

Class length: 45 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $77.50 per month

Hippity Hop Beginning (4-6 Years)

In this upbeat class, dancers will be introduced to basic Hip hop dance movements and terminology.

Class length: 45 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $77.50 per month

Hip Hop Fundamental (7+ years)

This class will teach your dancer the fundamentals of hip hop to upbeat music and will build upon the concepts taught in the “Hippity Hop” class.

Class length: 55 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $82.50 per month

Tap Dance Fundamental (5+ years)

Tap dancing is a dance performed wearing shoes fitted with metal taps, characterized by rhythmical tapping of the toes and heels. This structured class will teach your tapper the basic fundamentals of tap dance rhythms.

Class length: 45/55 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $77.50 per month

Tap Dance 2 Intermediate (7+ years)

This class will build upon the concepts taught in the Tap Dance Fundamental class.

Class length: 45/55 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $77.50 per month

* Instructor approval required

Ballet Dance Fundamental (5+ years)

Your dancer will learn the basic terminology and steps to this demanding style of dance. Each class is structured to teach your dancer correct posture, strength, balance and confidence.

Class length: 45/55 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $77.50 per month

Jazz Dance Fundamental (5+ years)

This genre of dance will teach your child the fundamentals and style of jazz dance.  This energetic and dynamic style will get your dancer moving to upbeat pop music.

Class length: 45/55 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $77.50 per month

Jazz Dance 2 Intermediate (7+ years)

This class will build upon the concepts taught in Jazz Dance Fundamental class.

Class length: 45/55 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $77.50 per month

* Instructor approval required

Lyrical Dance Fundamental (7+ years)

Lyrical dance is a style of dance created from the fusion of ballet, jazz and contemporary dance.

Class length: 45/55 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $77.50 per month

Performance Dance Team (7+ years)

The Performance Dance Team is for children who have demonstrated an aptitude and desire to learn at a more rigorous pace.

Class length: 45/55 min | Monthly class fee: starting at $150 per month

* Instructor approval required

Dance Program Overview with Ages

Preschool & Toddler Dance:
Twinkle Toes (3-5 yrs)Hippity Hop (4-6 yrs)Performance Dance (3+ yrs)

Dance Types:
Tap Dance (5+ yrs) | Ballet Dance (5+ yrs) | Jazz Dance (5+ yrs)Lyrical Dance (7+ yrs) |  Hip Hop (7+ yrs)

Advanced Dance:
Performance Dance (7+ yrs)