Why choose Groove Nation Dance?
Groove Nation has the BEST environment for those taking their FIRST STEPS, to those who are more excelled and here's why :
We have wonderful, highly-trained teachers, with years of experience, who love working with kids, and love seeing them reach their full potential.
We create a "positive culture" and "fun" class environment for both beginners and the most advanced.
We love to instill leadership skills, help build confidence, and develop a strong character while learning dance, to help kids in all areas of life.
Benefits of Dance...
How Dancing is DIFFERENT then any other sport!
READY TO DANCE YET?
Go straight to our class page and enroll!
- WHAT WE OFFER -
Groove Nation offers a full schedule of year-round group classes with a variety of styles, for all ages and levels.
- Parent/Tot Intro to Dance
- Tiny Tots (Ages 3-5)
- Pee Wee (Ages 5-7)
PRE-TEEN & TEEN
- Juniors (Ages 8-11)
- Seniors (Ages 12+)
Adults (Ages 21+)
DANCE STYLES / PROGRAMS:
tINY TOT MUSIC AND MOVEMENT
Through dance, children develop spatial awareness, become less clumsy and pay more attention to others sharing their space. Children struggling with language can express their feelings with immediacy through dance and movement.
HIP HOP DANCE & BREAK DANCE
Hip Hop & Break Dance encompasses many dance styles, but we present it in an urban or street format.
This style of dance is very popular in commercials, in movies, used by back-up dancers for concerts, by artists in music videos, and more!
BALLET / CONTEMPORARY / JAZZ
This style of dance is known for its fluid and abstract movements.
It's a versatile and exciting dance form which taps deeply onto your emotions, from solemn to your most energetic.
MUSICAL THEATER / STREET JAZZ / JAZZ FUNK
Dance to songs from popular musicals! This style incorporates theater performance and even some singing (for certain age groups).
Fun, energetic, and highly entertaining…this class helps young artists “come out of the box” and prepares them for the stage!
TAP / FUNK TAP
Tap and Funk Tap is an exciting dance form that makes you the musician AND the dancer.
You haven’t done tap until you’ve done it with us at Groove Nation!
BALLROOM / SALSA /SWING
For beginners and those sharpening up their skills, these social dancing classes are fun for everyone!
Learn popular dances from the Cha Cha to the Waltz and so much more!
Our instructors are certified in many styles of ballroom and social dancing, and have over 15 years of training.
PERFORMING TEAM PROGRAM
(Competitive Teams for ages 6 through 24)
Our Groove Nation Dance Company offers competitive dance teams for those dancers who show a higher level of skill and commitment.
Talented and dedicated dancers are selected in the months of July through October during Private or Group Auditions.
Company Dancers have the opportunity to perform all throughout the year, from local community events to nation-wide competitions.
COMMUNITY CLASSES / PRIVATE LESSONS / WORKSHOPS /
SOCIAL BALLROOM NIGHTS
Community Classes & Workshops
Not sure you can commit to a class every week, or just want to try a new style? Our weekly Community class is perfect for those with a busy schedule! Come 'drop-in'...no registration needed, simply pay the Drop-In class fee at the desk.
Dance styles vary weekly - call to find out what we're teaching this week! 360-699-7150
Hip Hop - 5:30pm-6:30pm (beginner / intermediate)
Hip Hop - 6:30pm-7:30pm (intermediate / advanced)
Contemporary - 7:30-8:30pm (intermediate / advanced)
Call for more options...
Need to learn a dance for an event? (weddings, Quinceañeras, proms...)
Do you want to advance your dance skills, or learn something new on your own time?
Then private lessons are the perfect way to get that one-on-one training. We offer individualized lessons for all styles, ages, and levels!
Visit our Private Lesson page for pricing and more details.
Groove Nation offers an array of Workshops every year, bringing choreographers from L.A. and all over Canada to expose aspiring dancers to the real world of dance. Call us to find out when our next Workshop will be! 360-699-7150
Social Dancing/ Ballroom Events
Every FIRST SATURDAY of the month we hold a Social Dance Night, where total beginners through advanced ballroom dancers can come together and dance the night away! Only $10 includes 30-45min lesson, drinks and appetizers, and 2.5 hours of social dancing . Questions? Call 360-699-7150- ask for Melissa
Every year Groove Nation puts on a fantastic Summer Dance Camp!
This 3-day camp teaches a variety of different styles, and is broken up into specific age groups and levels. Learn something completely new, or hone in on existing techniques!
Visit our Summer Camp page to learn more.
NEW TO DANCE?
Whether you're a new dancer, or just new to Groove Nation, find the answers to your questions!
Groove Nation has received multiple awards, and been named one of the NW’s top dance schools for both technique and choreography.