Copy of From first steps . . . To first grade Recital . . ..png

Little Limelight

Discovering Dance & Drama for Ages 0-7

We are proud to offer a unique program designed specifically for children ages 7 and under. Students are introduced to dance and theatrical concepts through a lively and unhurried curriculum with caring adult instructors.  Our goal is to nurture your child's creativity and confidence while encouraging a love and appreciation for the arts.  "Little Limelight" allows our youngest students to experience the joy of movement, theater and dance in a relaxed, warm, and caring setting!  Our program is the perfect first step in your child’s performing arts education!

What Makes Our Program Special?

Sam Bower PAC 041721-9103.jpg
8J0A0774 (1).jpg

Recitals and Performances Just for Little Ones 7 and Under

No Costume Fees!

0029.JPG
23031234_1993478574226055_1501316948247249179_n.jpg

Spacious and inviting waiting and play areas for parents and siblings

Always caring adult instructors

Snowy Forest

Winter Samplers 2023

Monday, January 9-Saturday, February 4

(No classes Monday, January 9.  Please note we run a reduced class schedule during this time).

Registration begins Sunday, October 16 at 7pm.
Ages as of September 1, 2022

Winter Sampler 2023 Schedule

Classes begin Monday, January 9

_DSC5548-220124-180220_edited.jpg
8J0A9185.jpg
Sam Bower PAC 041721-7964.jpg

1-Year-Olds

Age 1 by September 1

Boppin' Babies

Mondays 9:30-10:00am

This class involves caregiver participation and does not participate in Recital.

2-Year-Olds

Age 2 by September 1

Tippy Toes

Saturdays 8:30-9:00am

This class begins with caregiver participation and does not participate in Recital.

3-Year-Olds

Age 3 on September 1

Twirl, Leap and Tumble

Tuesdays 3:15-4:00pm

Saturdays 10:00-10:45am

 

Musical Theater

Saturdays 9:00-9:45am

Sam Bower PAC 041721-8639.jpg
Sam Bower PAC 041721-8963.jpg
Sam Bower PAC 041721-9103.jpg

4- + 5- Year-Olds

Age 4 on September 1

Twirl, Leap and Tumble

Tuesdays 3:15-4:00pm

Saturdays 11:00-11:45am

 

Musical Theater

Saturdays 11:00-11:45am 

Grades K-1

Grade K or 1 in 2022-2023

Ballet/Hip-Hop

Tuesdays 3:15-4:00pm

Thursdays 4:15-5:00pm~

Fridays 4:15-5:00pm 

Saturdays 9:00-9:45am

~Accelerated

Musical Theater

Mondays 4:15-5:00pm

Thursdays 5:15-6:00pm 

Saturdays 9:00-9:45am 

Tumble Team

Ages 4.5-7 on September 1

Mondays from 4:15-5:00pm

Learn new skills and be part of a team! Fall + Spring sessions perform at Recital and 1 community event. Tumble Team is best paired with a TPAC dance class.

FROZEN FAIRYTALES

February Vacation 2023

Tues-Wed-Thurs

9:00am-11:30am

Age 3.5*-5 and Ages 5-8

(Age 3 by September 1 latest)

Journey to Arendelle and beyond in our fun half-day February vacation workshop! We'll dance, sing, have fun with crafts, and go on a magical adventure. Let your imagination run wild as you pretend to be your favorite characters from the hit movies. Dazzle with your ice powers as Elsa, climb snowy mountains as Kristoff, ride through the wilderness as Sven, discover the Enchanted Forest as Anna, and more! A short presentation on Zoom at the end is the "icing" on the cake!

$137 per student

10-12 students maximum per group

Frozen Whisper_with Snowflakes.jpg
Basket of Flowers

Spring Session 2023

Monday, February 6-Thursday, May 11

Spring Recital: Saturday, May 13

(No classes February 19-26, April 7-9, and April 16-23).

Registration begins Sunday, October 16 at 7pm.
Ages as of September 1, 2022

Spring 2023 Schedule

Classes begin Monday, February 6

_DSC5548-220124-180220_edited.jpg
8J0A9185.jpg
Sam Bower PAC 041721-7964.jpg

1-Year-Olds

Age 1 by September 1

Boppin' Babies

Mondays 9:30-10:00am 

This class involves caregiver participation and does not participate in Recital.

2-Year-Olds

Age 2 by September 1

Tippy Toes

Saturdays 8:30-9:00am

This class begins with caregiver participation and does not participate in Recital.

3-Year-Olds

Age 3 on September 1

Twirl, Leap and Tumble

Fridays 3:15-4:00pm

Saturdays 10:00-10:45am

 

Musical Theater

Saturdays 9:00-9:45am

Sam Bower PAC 041721-8639.jpg
Sam Bower PAC 041721-8963.jpg
Sam Bower PAC 041721-9103.jpg

4- + 5- Year-Olds

Age 4 on September 1

Twirl, Leap and Tumble

Tuesdays 3:15-4:00pm

Saturdays 11:00-11:45am 


Musical Theater

Saturdays 10:00-10:45am 

Saturdays 11:00-11:45am 

Grades K-1

Grade K or 1 in 2022-2023

Ballet/Hip-Hop

Tuesdays 3:15-4:00pm

NEW! Thursdays 3:15-4:00pm

Thursdays 4:15-5:00pm~

Fridays 4:15-5:00pm 

Saturdays 9:00-9:45am 

~Accelerated

Musical Theater

Mondays 4:15-5:00pm

NEW! Mondays 6:00-6:45pm 

Thursdays 5:15-6:00pm

Fridays 6:00-6:45pm 

Saturdays 9:00-9:45am

Tumble Team

Ages 4.5-7 on September 1

Mondays from 4:15-5:00pm

Learn new skills and be part of a team! Fall + Spring sessions perform at Recital and 1 community event. Winter session has a cheer focus! Tumble Team is best paired with a TPAC dance class.

Colorful Popsicles

Summer Session 2023

Summer Dance Mini-Camps for ages 3-7!

Registration starts in January!

Autumn Leaves

Fall Session 2022

Wednesday, September 7-Thursday, December 8

Holiday Recital: Saturday, December 10.

Registration begins May 1 at 7pm.

Ages and grades as of September 1, 2021.

Download our 2022-2023 brochure!

2022-2023 MORE INFORMATION

SESSION DATES

Fall Session: Wednesday, September 7-Thursday, December 8 with Holiday Recital on Saturday, December 10.

Winter Samplers: Monday, January 9-Saturday, February 4 (please note we run a reduced class schedule during this time).

Spring Session: Monday, February 6-Thursday, May 11 with Spring Recital on Saturday, May 13.

FALL 2022 CALENDAR

  • Wed, September 7 – Fall session begins.

  • Mon, September 26 – STUDIO CLOSED. ROSH HASHANAH.

  • Sun, October 2 – Conservatory, Limelight, and Private Lesson MONDAY Makeup Day.

  • Tue, October 4 – STUDIO WILL CLOSE AT 12:00PM. EREV YOM KIPPUR.

  • Wed, October 5 – STUDIO CLOSED. YOM KIPPUR.

  • Sat–Mon, October 8-10 – STUDIO CLOSED. AUTUMN BREAK/INDIGENOUS PEOPLES’ DAY.

  • Mon, October 31 – STUDIO CLOSED. HALLOWEEN.

  • Fri, November 11 – STUDIO CLOSED. VETERAN’S DAY.

  • Mon–Sun, November 21-27 – STUDIO CLOSED. THANKSGIVING BREAK.​

  • Thurs, December 8 – Last class day of Fall session.

  • Sat, December 10 – Fall session Holiday Recital!

WINTER SAMPLERS 2023 CALENDAR

  • Mon, January 9 – Winter Samplers begin.

  • Mon, January 16 – STUDIO CLOSED. MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY.

  • Sat, February 4 – Last day of Winter Sampler session.

SPRING 2023 CALENDAR

  • Mon, February 6 – Spring session begins.

  • Sun–Sun, February 19-26 – STUDIO CLOSED. WINTER BREAK 2. (Exception: Little Limelight Mini-Camps).

  • Fri-Sun, April 7-9 – STUDIO CLOSED. GOOD FRIDAY/EASTER WEEKEND.

  • Sun–Sun, April 16–23 – STUDIO CLOSED. SPRING BREAK. (Exception: April Vacation Workshop).

  • Thurs, May 11 – Last class day of Spring session.

  • Sat, May 6 or 13 – Spring Recital!


2022-2023 TUITION

Fall

$219 (30 mins)

$329 (45 mins)​

Winter

$67 (30 mins)

$99 (45 mins)

Spring

$185 (30 mins)

$279 (45 mins)


OTHER IMPORTANT DETAILS

  • Recital costumes are rented to students at no charge.  Lost or damaged costumes will incur a fee.

  • After tuition, additional fees include Recital tickets and dress code attire.

  • Registration deadlines: Sept 28 (Fall) and March 5 (Spring).

  • Recital times are published in the Little Limelight Handbook emailed prior to the first class and specific show assignments are emailed approximately one month after classes begin. Efforts are made to keep siblings together. We encourage, but do not require, participation in Recital.

  • *Non-Recital classes with caregiver participation.

  • Ages are as of 9/1/2022

  • ALL REGISTRATIONS ARE NON-BINDING* UNTIL THE SECOND CLASS (*less a $15 processing fee per dropped class)

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Boppin' Babies™: Classes are age appropriate, fun, creative and nurturing…and are a fantastic start to a little one's dance journey!  The program is not only developmentally beneficial for young toddlers, but it also creates a community for the parents so they are able to get connected and feel involved in their little one’s activities!! 

Tumble Team: Basic tumbling includes backbends, cartwheels, handstands/headstands, rolls, walkovers, handsprings, aerial tricks and more.  Best taken in tandem with a TPAC dance class.  


Ballet/Hip-Hop K-1: These fun combo classes introduce students to the steps and grace of ballet, the jazzy world of leaps and turns, and/or hip-hop skills.  Foundational skills in a FUN environment!  Accelerated classes are available for grades K-1 who have completed multiple sessions in our Twirl, Leap & Tumble program!

Musical Theater: Sing, dance, and act in this unique class for rising stars.  Learn choreography to favorite Broadway songs, build confidence while singing in front of others, and let your imagination run free with foundational drama games and stories!

Sparkle Squad: Our mighty mini-dance team for kids who love to dance!

Sweet Peas (1-2 years): Let's explore music, dance, story telling, and more - together! (Non-recital class; parent participation class).

Tippy Toes (ages 2-3 years): This introductory class nurtures a love of dance with props, games, and music in an unhurried environment. (Non-recital class; parents welcome to participate at their own comfort level).


Tap & Twirl: This class is for the rhythm-makers, the twirlers, and the kids who love to get footloose & fancy-free! Basic tap infused with free dance.

Twirl, Leap & Tumble: Our special blend of ballet, jazz and tumbling is one of our most popular classes!  Our age-appropriate curriculum includes all the classic steps and we incorporate props, games, and creative movement for the quintessential dance class experience!

REFUND POLICIES FOR LITTLE LIMELIGHT 2022-2023

Little Limelight Fall, Winter Mini, and Spring

  • Dropped before the second class: 100% Refund less $15 processing fee per class. 

  • Dropped before the fourth class: 50% Credit (Fall and Spring) and 25% credit (Winter Mini) less $15 processing fee per class. 

  • Dropped after the fourth class: No refunds or credits.  

There are no refunds or credits, partial or in full, given for late arrivals, early departures, or time off due to outside activities, injury, or illness. No refunds will be given after the fourth class of the session regardless of if you sign up after this date.  We must receive an email or phone call for dropped classes.

Little Limelight Mini-Camps and Summer Classes

There are no refunds or credits given for any reason, including failure to comply with the Participation and Attendance Policy, within 2 months of the start date of the first session, regardless of if we can fill your child's spot.  You may not independently find someone to take your child's spot and have them pay you privately for your child's place at any time. Please make certain you are able to commit before you register as there are no credits, refunds, or substitutions within 2 months of the start date of the first session.  Refunds and credits granted within the grace period are subject to a $15 processing fee.

Meet Your Little Limelight Instructors

Court.png

Courtney

EU3A5634.jpg

Samm

Sarah Hubert headshot.jpg

Sarah

Alissa Schimmel Headshot.jpg

Alissa

thumbnail.jfif

Allie

headshot .JPG

Erica