Latin Groove is thrilled to introduce LG Junior – now offering dance classes from ages 0-16 years!
At LG Junior, we believe that teaching children how to dance is one of the most rewarding jobs within the arts community. It is with great pride and enthusiasm that we share our passion for dance with your children, in the hopes that we can inspire the dancer within them!
Our youngest students discover the joy of movement by dancing alongside their caregivers, then learn the basics to creative movement with classes that engage their bodies, minds and creative spirit. From there, we offer a number of specialized dance classes in Latin, Hip-Hop, Jazz and more!
Our youth classes are the perfect opportunity for your child, ages 6-12, to fall in love with Latin, Jazz, HipHop or Ballet! Students enrolled in these classes will be preparing choreographies that will be presented at our recitals in December and June.
Latin – This is one of our favourite classes!We will introduce your child to the rhythmic and movement rich world of Latin dance through Merengue, Salsa, bachata and more! A new choreography will be taught each session. No experience required.
Jazz – The fundamentals of jazz are taught in this fun-filled class. Your child will learn proper positioning of the feet and arms, and will practice jumps, leaps and turns. They will learn a new choreography each session. No experience required.
Hip Hop – This exciting and fun class will get your child moving to their favourite songs! Hiphop is the perfect opportunity for your child to develop their personal style as hiphop provides an enjoyable freedom of expression. They will learn a new choreography each session. No experience required.
Ballet – The fundamentals of ballet are taught in this fun-filled class. Your child will learn proper positioning of the feet and arms, and will practice jumps, leaps and turns. They will learn a new choreography each session. No experience required.
Our recreational classes are fun classes that will engage your child’s mind and body through movement. These classes are available by session, or drop-in, and are a great way for your child to get a taste for many different dance styles.
Creative Dance (3 to 5 years) – This class is an introduction to the study of dance, where your child will be encourage to use their creativity through a mixture of improvisation, movement, music and traditional dance steps. Through the use of specific creative movement activities, your child will learn the basics of dance while improving their coordination, strength, spacial awareness, and motor skills. Concepts taught will include stretching, skipping, galloping, hopping, as well as basic dance positions in styles like ballet and jazz.
Mix-Mash – This is a great class to sample the best that dance has to offer! Each week, your child will be exposed to a new dance style, like Salsa, Merengue, Jazz, Ballet and HipHop!
Zumba Kids – This class is a high-energy dance party that incorporates fitness into your child’s lifestyle by making it fun! Your child will learn kid-friendly routines each week!
Hip Hop / Reggaeton – A great way for your child to learn coordination, movement, and to explore their bodies to their favourite, popular hiphop and reggaeton songs!
Latin – Your child will be introduced to the basics of Salsa, Bachata and Merengue in a fun and high-energy class!
Our weekender classes are offered to all caretakers who would like to take a class at the same time as their child. We offer dance and fitness classes on Saturdays and Sundays. Drop-in for a class at your convenience, or take advantage of our unlimited monthly membership for weekend classes!
Mommy & Me – This class is a wonderful introduction to movement and expression through dance. This class focuses on bringing out the creativity in your child, while providing a bonding experience. Caregiver participation is required.
Zumba, Stretching, Intro to Latin (basics in Salsa / Bachata and Merengue) and more!
We currently offer great multi-class and sibling discounts! Contact us at 514-927-2572 for more information and to register your child, today!