About Our Program

Broadway Dance Center’s Children & Teen Program offers young dancers elite training in our state-of-the art studios located in the heart of Broadway‘s Theater District.

Our program delivers the finest all-around dance experience for your student by offering a wide variety of styles and levels, additional training and performance opportunities, and the highest quality dance instruction that only New York City and BDC can provide.

Our 32-week Children & Teen Program for ages 2.5-18 runs from September to June, culminating with a captivating Showcase at a prestigious NYC Theater. Classes meet weekly and are held on Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.

If you need additional information, please feel free to contact us via email at CTP@bwydance.com. We will be happy to answer any of your questions.

Yours Truly,

Allie Beach
Director, Children & Teen Program


CTP Curriculum

AGES 3-4
*Dancers must be 3 by September 26, 2015
Creative Movement is a one-hour class in Ballet and Tap that introduces both movement and rhythm in a fun, nurturing environment. Basic Ballet positions are taught as well as basic Tap technique.
(Dancer must be age 2.5 by September 26, 2015 for the Saturday 9am Class)

AGES 5-6

*Dancers must be 5 by December 31, 2015
Please choose one or more of the following classes:

  • Ballet/Tap Combo is a 75-minute class that focuses on Ballet and Tap technique and gives students a solid foundation of Ballet technique and explores the expressive style of Tap dance.
  • Hip-Hop is a 45-minute class focusing on the popular urban culture style of dance that provides a funkier edge to the basic styles of dance.


AGES 7-9

*Dancers must be 7 by December 31, 2015
Choose from our one-hour classes including: Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Jumps and Turns and Musical Theater Dance.

AGES 8-12

*Dancers must be 8 by December 31, 2015
Saturday Breaking and Thursday Ballet/Jazz Technique

AGES 10-12

*Dancers must be 10 by December 31, 2015
Available classes listed in Pink, Orange and Blue
One-hour classes in your choice of Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz , Hip-Hop, Breaking, Musical Theater Dance, Latin Jazz, Jumps & Turns, Lyrical and Contemporary. Classes are offered on weekends. We offer levels ranging from beginner to advanced.

AGES 13-18 (TEEN)

*Dancers must be 13 by December 31, 2015
Available classes listed in Purple and Orange
One-hour classes in your choice of Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Breaking, Musical Theater Dance, Latin Jazz, Jumps & Turns, Lyrical and Contemporary. Classes are offered on weekends. We offer levels ranging from beginner to advanced.

AGES 10-18

*Dancers must be 10 by December 31, 2015
These are open to dancers ages 10-18 who meet the requirements noted (if any) for the 2015 - 2016 season of dance.

PROFESSIONAL TRACK (10-18 years)

To be considered for this program, students age 10-18 must be registered in Ballet and Jazz on Saturdays and be evaluated during placement classes (September 19th or 20th). Professional Track Ballet and Jazz Technique classes will be held for 90 minutes each on Sunday mornings.