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"Point your toe like this." Little ballerinas at the Spring recital Express  your passion through dance Graceful ballerinas perform at the Spring recitals Bring the gift of dance to your child's life. Dance is exciting and fun. Find your style in one of our classes. Adult dancers perform at the 2013 Spring Recitals Kids are a natural! Enroll your child in a continuous dance program.
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Thank you Aurora!
WE WON!
The Aurora Dance Arts (ADA) has won the 2013 Aurora Macaroni Kid Family Choice award for Best Dance Classes!  ADA received the notification we were one of the top two dance studios in Aurora nominated in this category. We are excited to be honored by our patrons with this award, and want to say thank you to everyone who voted for us.







Summer Dance Camps 2014
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Aurora Dance Arts Spring Recitals

Sweets and Treats
Recital Information
May 31 at 2 p.m.
May 31 at 4 p.m.

 
America the Beautiful
Beg.-Adv. Recital Information
June 6 at 7 p.m.
June 7 at 7 p.m.

Volunteer to assist at one of the recitals and receive a free ticket!

PHOTO SCHEDULE:
Saturday, May 17 at Expo Recreation Center
 Sunday, May 18 at Beck Recreation Center

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Student/Parent Handbook
2013-2014
(PDF)
Bring the gift of dance to your child’s life or your own
Aurora Dance Arts offers professional dance instruction in many styles for all ages. Classes take place at city of Aurora facilities: Beck, Expo, Village Green, Meadowood, Meadow Hills and the Aurora Center for Active Adults (view a map of facility locations).

Contact the Aurora Dance Arts office at:
303-326-8308 (phone)
303-739-6586 (fax)
jgilliam@auroragov.org

Dance office hours are:
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.




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2013 Dance Schedule (PDF)

Continuous Children's Dance Program
The Continuous Children's Dance Program for students ages 3 to 18 is a comprehensive, nine-month program with classes in ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, lyrical, modern, hop hop and poms. Highly qualified instructors implement an established dance syllabus for beginning through advanced level classes designed to grow with your child. The Student/Parent Handbook provides detailed information that every dance student and parent will need to know.

Continuous classes begin at the end of August and run through the beginning of June. Students must register by Nov. 29 to participate in these classes. Registration for Fall 2013 begins July 29. The Continuous Dance schedule will be posted on July 15.  To sign up or for more information, call the Dance Office at 303-326-8308.

Registration and Class Placement
Registration for the Continuous Children's Dance Program is done through the Dance Office. Children are placed in classes based on age, ability and technique level. Classes are arranged sequentially so that students progress through the program safely, without gaps in training, and are well prepared for the next technique level. Instructors may recommend a transfer to another class (up or down a level) based on ability and the best interest of the student.

Performance Opportunities
Aurora Dance Arts offers a variety of performance opportunities for students such as annual recitals, a bi-annual performance of "The Nutcracker" and two Performing Groups. The Performing Groups showcase their talents throughout the year at various venues. Participation in production shows and Performing Group are by audition only.


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Cultural Services Division Classes
Child and adult dance classes are available for five-to-eight-week sessions in the Aurora Recreation Guide published quarterly. Registration is ongoing. Please visit our online catalog or call the Dance Office at 303-326-8308 for more information. Adult classes in ballroom, jazz, tap, hip-hop, belly dance, musical theater, country western line dance and other styles offer a fun, creative workout in a social setting. Summer camps for youth also are scheduled annually.




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Register Online
You will be directed to our NEW online registration site. You will need to create a new account with us, even if you currently have one. Your new account can be created in just a few minutes. Please contact us at 303-326-8650 if you encounter any issues.

To view registration options and a schedule of short-term Cultural Services Division dance classes, visit the recreation guide web page. Registration is available online, by phone, by mail, by fax or in person at several city facilities.


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Art & History School Outreach
Help your students succeed in school and in life through hands on participation in art, dance, music, history and drama/theatre. The city of Aurora Cultural Services Division offers on- and off-site programs to enhance any curriculum by educating young minds through creativity.

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