Classes

Movin’ & Groovin’ (1-3 Yrs)

  • Designed for the parent/caretaker & child
  • Themed lessons incorporating various songs, movement, instruments, props, & play will give tots a fun way to develop motor, musical, & social skills in a supportive, safe environment

Mommy & Me (2-3 Yrs)

  • Designed for the parent/caretaker & child
  • A similar curriculum to Creative Ballet; made suitable for younger children

Just Me (2-3 Yrs)

  • For past Mommy & Me and new students who are ready to be dropped off to class
  • A similar curriculum to Creative Ballet; made suitable for younger children

Creative Ballet (3-5 Yrs)

  • An enjoyable way for girls & boys to develop physical skills, channel energy, stimulate imagination, & promote activity
  • Imagery, an array of music (nursery rhymes, Disney songs, classical music, & children’s favorites), costume pieces, instruments, & props add to the fun
  • Various themes & ideas keep the children engaged & excited

Fairytale Ballet (3-5 Yrs)

  • Students are introduced to a different fairytale every couple of weeks
  • Disney & classical music, costume pieces & props add to the magic
  • Ballet movements, positions, vocabulary, & technique are integrated into each class

Ballet

Tap

Jazz/Hip-Hop (3-8 yrs)

  • Class combines jazz & hip-hop dance techniques
  • Prepares students for theatrical & urban-inspired dance classes

Tap & Ballet

Ballet & Jazz/Hip-Hop

Tap & Jazz/Hip-Hop

Pop Star Kids (3-6 Yrs)

  • Students get opportunity to sing & dance
  • Class includes vocal warm-ups, jazz dance warm-ups, & hip-hop, jazz, & funk dance techniques
  • Students re-create song & dance routines from pop star sensations

Pop Star Jazzerinas (3-6 Yrs)

  • Students get opportunity to sing & dance
  • Class includes vocal warm-ups, ballet & jazz warm-ups, & ballet, hip-hop, jazz dance techniques
  • Students re-create song & dance routines from pop star sensations

Pop Star Tap Kids (3-6 Yrs)

  • Students get opportunity to sing & dance
  • Class includes vocal warm-ups, jazz & tap dance warm-ups, & hip-hop, jazz, & tap dance techniques
  • Students re-create song & dance routines from pop star sensations

Hip-Hop

BOYS Hip-Hop

Latin Jazz (8-12 yrs)

  • Class combines jazz dance technique with Latin music & rhythms

Broadway Jazz (Preteens-Teens)

  • Class includes jazz dance warm-ups, improvisation exercises, theatrical dance technique
  • Simple acting & stage presence are taught
  • Student re-create musical scenes (including their favorite movies & Broadway shows)

Contemporary/Lyrical (Preteens-Teens)

  • A style of expressive dance with elements of modern, jazz, & ballet
  • Dancers convey the emotions of the song’s lyrics
  • Fluid and graceful movement express innermost feelings

Jumps & Turns (Preteens-Teens)

  • A technique class dedicated to learning & improving leaps, kicks, turns & spins
  • Students will also focus on strengthening & conditioning

Pre-Pointe

Pointe

Choreographers Workshop (Preteens-Teens)

  • Students will work with traditional forms of dance composition
  • The course will explore spatial design, text, props, music & rhythm, gesture, themes & variations, & narrative
  • Students will create pieces for a presentation on Observation Day / Dance Concert

Private Instruction

Event Choreography

  • Need help with choreography for a special event (i.e. weddings, sweet 16, quinceanera, etc.)? Click here for more information.

Girl Scout Badges

Policies

Dress Code

Movin’ & Groovin’

  • Comfortable attire
  • Socks w/ grips
  • No street shoes

Mommy & Me / Just Me / Creative Ballet / Fairytale Ballet

Girls:

  • Leotard
  • Anklet Socks or Tights
  • Pink Ballet Slippers
  • Hair Drawn Back

Boys:

  • T-Shirt
  • Comfortable Shorts or Pants
  • Black Ballet Slippers or Black Jazz Shoes

Ballet

  • Leotard
  • Skirt / Dance Shorts optional
  • Footed Tights
  • Pink Ballet Slippers
  • Bun

Ballet & Jazz/Hip-Hop / Pop Star Jazzerinas

  • Leotard, Biketard, or Unitard
  • Anklet Socks or Tights
  • Pink Ballet Slippers
  • Black Jazz Shoes
  • Ponytail or Bun

Tap & Jazz/Hip-Hop / Pop Star Tap Kids

Girls:

  • Biketard, Unitard or Leotard
  • Tights or Jazz Pants
  • Black Jazz Shoes
  • Black Patent Leather Tap Shoes
  • Ponytail

Boys:

  • T-Shirt
  • Shorts or Jazz Pants
  • Black Jazz Shoes
  • Black Oxford Tap Shoes

Tap

Girls:

  • Biketard, Unitard or Leotard
  • Tights or Jazz Pants
  • Black Oxford Tap Shoes 
  • Ponytail

Boys:

  • T-Shirt
  • Shorts or Jazz Pants
  • Black Oxford Tap Shoes

Tap & Ballet

  • Leotard
  • Anklet Socks or Tights
  • Pink Ballet Slippers
  • Black Patent Tap Shoes
  • Ponytail or Bun

Jazz/Hip-Hop / Pop Star Kids / Broadway Bound /                            Latin Jazz / Broadway Jazz

Girls:

  • Leotard, Biketard or Unitard
  • Jazz Pants or Bike Shorts
  • Black Jazz Shoes
  • Ponytail

Boys:

  • T-Shirt
  • Activewear Shorts or Jazz Pants
  • Jazz Shoes

Modern / Contemporary/Lyrical

  • Leotard, Biketard or Unitard
  • Footless Tights or Leggings
  • Bare Feet (Modern)
  • Foot Undeez (Lyrical)
  • Ponytail or Bun

Mini-Camps

Girls:

  • Leotard, Biketard or Unitard
  • Anklet Socks or Tights
  • Pink Ballet Slippers or Black Jazz Shoes
  • Hair Drawn Back

Boys:

  • T-Shirt
  • Comfortable Shorts or Pants
  • Black Ballet Slippers or Black Jazz Shoes

 

Class Arrival/Dismissal

Students must arrive on time for scheduled class. Students should go to the rest room before class begins. Parents/caregivers should arrive by the end of class. Students will only be released to person(s) authorized on registration forms.

Absence & Makeup Classes

Please notify the studio if your child is going to be absent from class. Students may attend up to three makeup classes for notifiedabsences. Makeup classes are not available during Bring A Buddy Week, Observation Week, Dance Concert Rehearsal Week. Please e-mail or call the studio to arrange makeup classes. There are no refunds for holidays/closings/absences. With the exception of notified absence on the last class of the session, makeup classes cannot carry over to the following session.

In-Studio Observation / Photography / Videography

With the exception of Mommy & Me, all classes are drop-off. Family and caretakers may observe class on closed circuit television in the waiting room. Taking photographs and videotaping are ONLY permitted during Observation Week. Magical Movements School of Dance may use photos/videos of students on our website, Facebook page, Instagram account, YouTube, brochures, flyers, postcards, windows, and advertisements.

      Schedules

      Closings

      Classes/Mini-Camps will not be held on the following days:

      • Rosh Hashanah
      • Yom Kipper
      • Columbus Day
      • Veterans Day
      • Thanksgiving Recess
      • Holiday Recess
      • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
      • Winter Recess
      • Spring Break
      • Memorial Day
      • Dress Rehearsal
      • Dance Concert
      • Independence Day

      In case of inclement weather, please call (914) 381-6185 or e-mail MagicalMovements@aol.com before coming to class.

      Tuition

      Fall 2019 -Winter 2020 Session (September 16 – January 18)

      Tuition may be paid at studio, or at our online store.

      • Registration Fee (Returning Students) $0
      • Registration Fee (NEW Students) $25
      • 30 Minute Private Lesson $50
      • 60 Minute Private Lesson $90
      • Adult Tap Class Card (5) $115
      • Adult Tap Class Card (10) $210
      • Movin’ & Groovin’ (10 week session) $220
      • 45 Minute Class $389
      • 60 Minute Class $419
      • 75 Minute Class $449
      • One Mini-Camp Day $45

      Dance more, save more during the school year!!

      • 10% second child/sibling discount
      • 15% third child/sibling discount
      • 15% second class discount
      • 20% third class discount

      Refund Policy

      Tuition refunds are available prior to the first day of classes. Once the session begins, all requests for class withdrawal must be submitted in writing. Class credit is given to the student, and cannot be transferred to anyone else. Class credit will go into effect from the date in which notice is received, until the end of the paid classes or session. There are no class refunds for vacation, religious observance, or illness. The $25 registration fee for NEW students/campers is non-refundable.

      Registration Form

      • Classes / Mini-Camps / Workshops / Intensives

        Register with our online form for all programs. 
        You can also print this form and mail in with payment or bring to our studio in person.

      • Trial Class

        If you/your child would like to experience a trial class, please use the following online trial student form to sign up.