June 24, 2009,
T.E. asks from Fort Lauderdale, FL on August 03, 2008
Seeking Recommendation on Dance Schools for 2.5 -3 Year Olds in Broward
Interested in putting my daughter in ballet class this fall. I've viewed websites for Dance FX, Encore, Dance Theatre. Would like to hear your comments and recommendations on these schools or ones you recommend. Thank you soo much!!!
M.W. answers from Miami on August 03, 2008
I love The Academy of Arts in West Broward. Corner of Pines and 208th. Good luck!
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K.G. answers from Miami on August 04, 2008
have you checked out Mrs. P's?
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S.M. answers from Miami on August 08, 2008
I know the perfect studio for your daughter. Please check out the website for my studio "Dancing Plus". I have been in business for 29 years in Pembroke Pines. I am also the mother of 5 year old twins. I would be happy to answer any questions you may have. For three year olds we offer a combination class of tap, ballet and tumbling. Please feel free to call the studio at ###-###-#### and ask for me. Hope to hear from you and meet you and your daughter!
S.M. answers from Miami on August 04, 2008
I would highly recommend Dance Theatre. My daughter started last fall at 3yrs old and just loved it. The owners, Randy & Michelle are wonderful people. Randy's brother Mike handles the finances and he's great too---
S.M. answers from Miami on August 04, 2008
I teach at and have been with the Rock-ette Dance Academy in Margate (2922 North State Road 7) for 30 years. This is our 30th year in Margate. We have a caring, family like atmosphere. The teachers have education degrees and also teach at the local schools. Also, you mention you are from New York, the founding teacher had a studio in New York- she has since sold it- but is still in contact with the new owner.
My daughter dances there as well and she is 3 1/2. For your daughter's age we have a combination tap/ballet class. The class is 1 hour a week. The rate is $55 a month plus a one time registration fee of $15(Hint: if you get the Money Mailer or Super Saver catalogue- there is a coupon for free registration). The class starts on Wednesday, August 20th and is at 5:00-6:00.
Our fall registration is August 13,14 and 15th from 4-7 p.m. You can call or come by on any of those days if you want to meet the teachers, see the studio or get any more information.
My name is S.. The phone number is ###-###-####.
F.W. answers from Miami on August 04, 2008
Personally I love Dance Theatre. When I first moved here from NY I tried Dynasty for my then 3 year old. I found the owner to be ruthless on all children. It is a highly competitive dance school and the owner expected excellence from everyone no matter how old they were. The following year I tried Dance Theatre and found an excellent school. All of the instructors are extremely caring. You are able to watch your children on a television screen so you are not distracting them during class. The owner is a true professional. Michelle always puts the kids first. The girls who compete are excellent performers and are happy that they are dancing. I was disappointed when after two years at Dance Theatre my daughter chose not to dance but after a year hiatus she has asked to go back to Dance Theatre.
L.D. answers from Miami on August 04, 2008
I own Dance Explosion and we would love to have your daughter in one of our classes! We are the lowest priced studio in Broward County and offer top quality classes. We offer classes at our Studio in Davie as well as in recreation centers in Hollywood & Cooper City. We usually start students at the age of three, but will take little ones under three who are potty trained. Our Website is www.danceexplosiononline.com. or you can give me a call ###-###-####. You can also take a look at the reviews on Mamasource.
M.M. answers from Miami on June 24, 2009
Hi T.! Welcome to Florida! I am actually from NY too. Born in Long Island but raised here.
I am the owner of Elite Academy of Dance. We haved a great program for ages 18 months and up.
Call me if you have any questions and I will be more than happy to talk to you about our studio. My number is ###-###-####.
Thanks and Good luck!