Our tentative summer 2017 class schedule is below. Schedule is subject to change due to enrollment.
Summer Schedule as of May 1, 2017
Please contact us for more information regarding summer classes.
There will be 4 weeks of classes taking place July 6-August 3. Level 4 Ballet classes will begin the week of June 19th. All student (non-adult) classes will perform in an in-studio
performance on Thursday, August 3rd at 6:30 pm.
Classes are open for enrollment beginning Tuesday, March 7th. All classes need a minimum of 5 students to continue, with the exception of Teen & Adult Ballet and Level 4 Ballet. Students with fewer than 5 students may be cancelled. Class descriptions will be updated below soon.
Online Registration is now open! Click here to register.
Please also complete the registration form which is available below. We require a minimum of 5 students to run a class for the full year. If a class has fewer than 5 students, the class may be cancelled or shortened in length. If you prefer not to register online, please complete the registration/waiver form below and drop it off or mail it to the studio:
Northeast Dance Center
151 Silver Lake Rd, Suite 104
New Brighton, MN 55112
Whether you register in person or online, we need a complete registration/waiver form for each dancer.
If you register For summer or fall classes before June 3rd we will waive the registration fee!
Summer Class Descriptions
Ages 3-6 Dance Classes
Mini Pre-Ballet (Creative Movement)
For dancers ages 3-5 (age 2.5 with instructor approval), introduction to basic ballet, movement, and music concepts. Students will learn basic dance concepts such as patterns, shapes, sequence, rhythm, and musicality. Basic ballet steps (and terminology) will also be introduced to help students grow in balance, coordination, and motor skill development. Class meets for 30 min/week. $35 for all 4 weeks.
Mondays, 5:00-5:30 pm. Instructor: Morgan Soencksen
Thursdays, 6:00-6:30 pm. Instructor: Abbie Montermini
Saturdays, 9:30-10:00 am
Beginning ballet for ages 4-6 or students with previous ballet experience, this 45 min class meets 1 time/week. Dancers will gain confidence in ballet skill
and terminology with age appropriate exercises and ballet technique, taught in a fun and creative environment. $50 for all 4 weeks.
Wednesdays, 9:45 am-10:30 am. Instructor: Christine Lee
Beginning Broadway & Ballet
Beginning ballet and musical theatre dance for ages 5-8. For students who wish to begin learning dance for musical theatre, this 45 min class meets 1 time/week. Dancers will gain a basic knowledge of ballet, tap and some jazz skills while being exposed to basic music and performance concepts. Tap shoes are optional but encouraged! $50 for all 4 weeks.
Saturdays, 10:00-10:45 am.
Beginning ballet for ages 5-6. For students who wish to begin with ballet, this 45 min class meets 1 time/week. Dancers will gain a basic knowledge of ballet skill and terminology while being exposed to basic music and performance concepts. Ballet Dress Code applies. $50 for all 4 weeks.
Mondays, 4:15-5:00 pm. Instructor: Morgan Soencksen
Ages 7-12 Dance Classes
Ages 7-9 Ballet
This class offers beginning and advanced beginning ballet concepts and technique for students ages 7-9. Ballet Dress Code applies. $60 for all 4 weeks.
Tuesdays, 5:15-6:15 pm. Instructor: Maddie Brinker
Ages 9-12 Broadway and Ballet
This class offers intermediate ballet and musical theatre dance concepts and technique for students ages 9-12. Ballet and tap shoes required. Ballet Dress Code applies. $80 for all 4 weeks.
Tuesdays, 6:15-7:45 pm. Instructor: Maddie Brinker
Ages 12-Adult Dance Classes
Level 3 Ballet
Intermediate ballet for current level 3 ballet students or who have been assessed/invited by an instructor to join this class. Ballet Dress Code applies. $60 for all 4 weeks.
Thursdays, 5:00-6:00 pm. Instructor: Abbie Montermini
This 1-hr class builds on a basic ballet vocabulary and meets 1 day/week and assumes students ages 13 & up who have had a minimum of 2 years ballet experience. Students will complete a full, standard ballet barre and centre during the class, with an emphasis on fast-paced center work to build stamina and keep the heart rate up. College students with previous experience are welcome! for dancers ages 13 & up with a minimum of 2 year ballet experience. $15/class, $7.50 college students & adults.
Thursdays, June 29th-July 27th, 6:30-7:30 pm. Instructor: Abbie Montermini
Beginning Contemporary Dance
Introduction to contemporary dance: an expressive fusion of ballet, modern, and jazz dance technique. Students will learn beginning technique and a contemporary performance piece to be performed during our information in-studio showcase on August 3rd. Students must be enrolled in Level 3 or 4 Ballet to participate in this class. Ballet Dress Code (with convertible/footless tights) applies. $60 for all 4 weeks.
Wednesdays, 12:30-1:30 pm. Instructor: Christine Lee
Level 4 Ballet
Students are required to dance 2 days/week and attend two 1.5 hour ballet/pointe classes this summer. Students will build on an advanced-level ballet technique. Students in Level 4 PTrack Ballet who are en pointe will work en pointe 2 days/week. Ballet Dress Code applies. $240 for all 6 weeks.
Mondays, 5:35-7:05 pm, and Wednesdays, 10:30am-12:00 pm, June 19th-August 2nd.
Instructors: Rebecca Culp & Christine Lee.
Level 3/4 Modern
Modern dance for students with a minimum of 3 years ballet experience and with instructor approval. This class offers an introduction to modern concepts and technique for students ages 12 and up with varying levels of experience. Ballet Dress Code (with convertible/footless tights) applies. $75 for 6 weeks.
Mondays, 7:05-7:50 pm. Instructor: Rebecca Culp