Dance Progressive Levels (6-18 years)

Dance Progressive Levels (6-18 years)

Dance at the Y is an opportunity to explore the joy of movement and expression in an encouraging environment! Our dedicated instructors will guide students through classes that build a solid foundation of technique, performance skills, and self-confidence.

We offer a variety of styles for dancers of all abilities, ages 3 through adult. Students must meet minimum age requirements in the first week of class.

Most students have the opportunity to participate in the Holiday Dance Recital and Spring Student Performance, with some non-recital classes being available as well. There are opportunities for the committed dancer to participate in our performance groups: Allegro All-Stars, Y We Dance Ensemble, and Encore Performance Group. Auditions for these groups are held annually.

Recital Fee: All recital classes will have a one-time non-refundable fee that includes a costume for the recital, costume accessories, and a digital copy of all performances.

A $5.00 non-refundable fee will be applied to any program canceled by the participant.

FALL Ballet 1 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/13/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 9-11 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 60-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

Learn the elements of classical ballet technique! Students in the level will learn fun and challenging combinations of skills while sharpening their focus and stamina. An emphasis is placed on strength, flexibility, and coordination.

Pink ballet shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/2/22 Online / Front Desk $ 138.00$ 172.00$ 344.00
Late Registration 9/3/22 9/18/22 Online / Front Desk $ 143.00$ 177.00$ 349.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/13/22 - 12/17/22
Fitness Studio A - Tu - 6:20 pm - 7:20 pm
7 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Ballet 2/3 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/13/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 12+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 60-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

This intermediate/advanced ballet class will challenge students with increased difficulty in barre and center work. Attention is paid to proper leg extension and shape of feet along with developing movement sequences, port de bras, and balance. Placement is based on the instructor’s discretion – new students, please reach out for placement recommendations.

Pink ballet shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 138.00$ 172.00$ 344.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/18/22 Online / Front Desk $ 143.00$ 177.00$ 349.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/13/22 - 12/17/22
Multi-Purpose Room A - Tu - 6:20 pm - 7:20 pm
7 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Beginner Ballet - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/8/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 6-8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

Students will learn the foundations of ballet, including barre work, across-the-floor skills, and how to move gracefully. Basic technique and terminology will be taught through fun combinations and engaging games.

Pink ballet shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 135.00$ 168.00$ 336.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/18/22 Online / Front Desk $ 140.00$ 173.00$ 341.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/08/22 - 12/17/22
Multi-Purpose Room A - Th - 5:55 pm - 6:40 pm
2 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Beginner Hip Hop - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/12/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 6-8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

A great way to get moving! This class is an introduction to hip-hop dance for kids. An emphasis is placed on improving rhythm, musicality, and footwork through fun combinations & games.

Tennis shoes or hip hop sneakers are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 135.00$ 168.00$ 336.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/18/22 Online / Front Desk $ 140.00$ 173.00$ 341.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/12/22 - 12/17/22
Multi-Purpose Room B - Mo - 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
6 / 10 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Beginner Jazz - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/11/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 6-8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

Jazz is a popular dance style that will get your kid moving and grooving! Dancers will learn jazz basics through simple turns, jumps, and progressions. Upbeat music and fun games make this class enjoyable for all!

Black jazz shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/2/22 Online / Front Desk $ 135.00$ 168.00$ 336.00
Late Registration 9/3/22 9/13/22 Online / Front Desk $ 140.00$ 173.00$ 341.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/11/22 - 12/17/22
Fitness Studio A - Su - 1:10 pm - 1:55 pm
3 / 10 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Beginner Tap - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/7/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 6-8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

A wonderful introduction to the world of tap dance! Heels, toes, shuffles, flaps, rhythm, and counting keep you moving across the floor.

Black tap shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/2/22 Online / Front Desk $ 135.00$ 168.00$ 336.00
Late Registration 9/3/22 9/14/22 Online / Front Desk $ 140.00$ 173.00$ 341.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/07/22 - 12/17/22
Multi-Purpose Room A - We - 4:40 pm - 5:25 pm
7 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Hip Hop 1 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/11/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 9-11 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

Have fun with this upbeat, high-energy class! Combinations and choreography will incorporate styles of funk and urban dance while teaching students the origins of these popular styles.

Tennis shoes or hip hop sneakers are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 135.00$ 168.00$ 336.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/18/22 Online / Front Desk $ 140.00$ 173.00$ 341.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/11/22 - 12/17/22
Fitness Studio A - Su - 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
3 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Hip Hop 2 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/11/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 12+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

This high-energy class incorporates traditional and new-age hip hop, funk, and urban dance techniques. Students will also learn about the origins of these styles while dancing to popular, age-appropriate music.

Hip Hop sneakers or tennis shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 135.00$ 168.00$ 336.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/11/22 Online / Front Desk $ 140.00$ 173.00$ 341.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/11/22 - 12/17/22
Fitness Studio A - Su - 2:50 pm - 3:35 pm
4 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Jazz 1 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/13/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 9-11 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 60-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

Take your skills to the next level! Our knowledgeable and motivating instructors will help you with proper execution of jazz exercises and teach new jumps, leaps, and turns. This class will keep you moving!

Black jazz shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 138.00$ 172.00$ 344.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/18/22 Online / Front Desk $ 143.00$ 177.00$ 349.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/13/22 - 12/17/22
Fitness Studio A - Tu - 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
5 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Jazz 2 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/13/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 12+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 60-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

Jazz 2 students will focus on improving their strength, flexibility, and overall technique. Intermediate to advanced progressions, turns, and jumps will be introduced.

Tan jazz shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 138.00$ 172.00$ 344.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/18/22 Online / Front Desk $ 143.00$ 177.00$ 349.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/13/22 - 12/17/22
Multi-Purpose Room A - Tu - 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
3 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Jazz 3 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/13/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 14+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 60-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

At this level, you can now demonstrate knowledge of dance terminology and movement at a higher level. Continue to grow as a dancer and work on your turns, leaps, and jumps. Placement is based on the instructor’s discretion – new students, please reach out for placement recommendations.

Tan jazz shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 138.00$ 172.00$ 344.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/13/22 Online / Front Desk $ 143.00$ 177.00$ 349.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/13/22 - 12/17/22
Fitness Studio A - Tu - 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
3 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Musical Theater 1 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/12/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 7-11 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

Musical Theatre allows students to combine acting, dancing, and storytelling as they explore the art of performing. This jazz-based class incorporates Broadway-style dancing and music. Perfect for any beginner-level dance student looking for a fun, high energy class!

Black jazz shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 135.00$ 168.00$ 336.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/18/22 Online / Front Desk $ 140.00$ 173.00$ 341.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/12/22 - 12/17/22
Multi-Purpose Room B - Mo - 6:05 pm - 6:50 pm
9 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Musical Theater 2 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/12/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 12+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

With a jazz focus, Musical Theatre 2 will explore a variety of dance styles and acting techniques that are seen on Broadway. This class will give dancers the opportunity to develop creativity, self-expression, and storytelling through dance! 

Tan jazz shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 135.00$ 168.00$ 336.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/18/22 Online / Front Desk $ 140.00$ 173.00$ 346.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/12/22 - 12/17/22
Multi-Purpose Room B - Mo - 6:55 pm - 7:40 pm
3 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

FALL Tap 1/2 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
9/7/22 - 12/17/22
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AGE: 9+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

RECITAL: Saturday, December 17th | $75 non-refundable recital fee due at the time of registration (includes a costume, accessories, and a digital copy of all performances)

Tap is a fun style of dance that helps develop a sense of rhythm and timing. Our tap instructors help students focus on learning beginner to intermediate tap dance technique and steps. This is a combined level class for any student who is ready for Tap 1 or Tap 2.

Black tap shoes are required (available for purchase at the Onalaska YMCA).

*No classes November 23rd-27th.

 

 


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
8/17/22 9/3/22 Online / Front Desk $ 135.00$ 168.00$ 336.00
Late Registration 9/4/22 9/14/22 Online / Front Desk $ 140.00$ 173.00$ 341.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/07/22 - 12/17/22
Multi-Purpose Room A - We - 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
7 / 12 Available Registration
Closed

Private Dance Lessons

Dahl (La Crosse), Houser (Onalaska)
1/1/22 - 12/31/22
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Private lessons are a great opportunity for one-on-one attention for your dancer to continue to grow and learn. Private lessons allow for dancers to work on specific skills they need additional practice with or those that they prefer!

Individual (1-1 lessons): $30 for 45 minutes

Duo (2 students of similar ability levels in the same lesson): $20 per student for 45 minutes

Contact Laura to schedule at [email protected]


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
1/1/21 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 30.00$ 30.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
01/01/22 - 12/31/22
Duo (2 students in the same lesson) - 45 mins
$15 Register  
Closes
12/31/2022
01/01/22 - 12/31/22
Individual (1-1) - 45 mins
Register  
Closes
12/31/2022