Programs

Dance Progressive Levels & Specialty Classes (8-18 years old)

Come and dance with us at the Y! Dance is an opportunity to explore the joy of movement and expression in a supportive, encouraging environment while gaining flexibility, strength, grace, and self-confidence.

We welcome dancers of all ages and abilities and offer classes for age 3 through adult. Students must meet minimum age requirements in the first week of class.

Our dedicated dance instructors will guide students through classes that build a solid foundation of technique and performance skills.

Dance styles include creative movement and pre-ballet/tap combo classes for young dancers 3-6 and progressive classes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, and Musical Theatre for ages 7+ years. There are opportunities for the committed dancer to participate in our performance groups: Allegro All Stars, Y We Dance Ensemble and Encore Performance Group. Auditions for these groups are held annually. All students will have the opportunity to participate in the Holiday Dance Recital and Annual Spring Student Performance. You will also find specialty classes like couple’s social dance, pompon, and belly dancing offered on a seasonal basis.

Private Dance Lessons

All Locations
5/21/19 - 12/31/19
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Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
5/21/19 8/30/19 Online / Front Desk $ 30.00$ 30.00$ 40.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
5/21/19 12/31/19 Yes Register  

SUMMER Advanced Ballet/Jazz Technique - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/11/19 - 8/15/19
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AGE: 13+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 90-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Summer technique classes are designed for new and continuing students who want to maintain and increase skill progress over the summer. Ballet and Jazz dance technique will focus on building strength and flexibility while improving placement, posture, and terminology dancers may choose to register for one or two classes weekly for the summer session.

 

For dancers that have completed level 4-5 and Encore Performance Group.

No class Thurs, July 4th


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 92.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 92.00$ 113.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 92.00$ 113.00$ 226.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 97.00$ 118.00$ 231.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
Special Rate
6/11/19 8/15/19 TWO TIMES A WEEK - Tu,Th - 7:15 pm 0 Registered.
More Available
$152 - $378 Register  
6/11/19 8/15/19 ONE TIME PER WEEK-TUES - Tu - 7:15 pm Yes $92 - $226 Register  
6/13/19 8/15/19 ONE TIMER PER WEEK-THURS - Th - 7:15 pm Yes $92 - $226 Register  

SUMMER Advanced Tap Technique - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/11/19 - 8/13/19
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AGE: 13+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 50-MINTUES, 10 WEEKS

Refine and build your tap technique over the summer! Dancers who have completed Tap levels 1-5 may register for Tap Technique.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
6/1/19 7/10/19 Online / Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/11/19 8/13/19 Advanced - Tu - 5:10 pm Yes Register  

SUMMER Ballet 1 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/12/19 - 8/14/19
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AGE: 9+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 50-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Elements of traditional ballet technique are incorporated at this age. Students in this class should have completed one full year of Beginning Ballet or at teacher discretion. Focus on proper body alignment in barre and center floor exercises. Appropriate ballet attire is required-black leotard, pink tights (simple skirt allowed), and pink leather ballet shoes.

50-minute class.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/12/19 8/14/19 CANCELED - We - 5:05 pm Yes
Registration
Closed on
06/03/2019

SUMMER Beginner Ballet/Jazz Technique - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/11/19 - 8/15/19
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AGE: 9+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 60-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Summer technique classes are designed for new and continuing students who want to maintain and increase skill progress over the summer. Ballet and Jazz dance technique will focus on building strength and flexibility while improving placement, posture, and terminology dancers may choose to
register for one or two classes weekly for the summer session.

For new dancers or who have completed Jazz or Ballet level 1

No class Thurs, July 4th.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 92.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 92.00$ 113.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 92.00$ 113.00$ 226.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 97.00$ 118.00$ 231.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
Special Rate
6/11/19 8/13/19 ONE TIME PER WEEK-TUES - Tu - 4:30 pm Yes $92 - $226 Register  
6/11/19 8/15/19 TWO TIMES A WEEK (DISCOUNTED RATE) - Tu,Th - 4:30 pm 10 / 12 Available $152 - $378 Register  
6/13/19 8/15/19 ONE TIME PER WEEK-THURS - Th - 4:30 pm Yes $92 - $226 Register  

SUMMER Beginner Tap Technique- Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/11/19 - 8/13/19
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AGE: 9+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Refine and build your tap technique over the summer!

For dancers in level 1 or 2 Tap Classes.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/11/19 8/13/19 Multi-Purpose Room A - Tu - 3:30 pm Many Available Register  

SUMMER Beginning Ballet-La Crosse

Dahl (La Crosse)
6/16/19 - 8/18/19
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AGE: 6-8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 10 WEEK

This class is for the new ballet student 6-8 years of age who have had limited or no experience in a ballet class. Ballet is the foundation of all dance and can help you be more proficient in any form of dance you choose. Appropriate ballet attire is required – black leotard, pink tights (simple skirts allowed) and pink leather ballet shoes.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/16/19 8/18/19 CANCELED - Su - 2:00 pm Yes
Registration
Closed on
06/03/2019

SUMMER Beginning Ballet - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/12/19 - 8/14/19
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AGE: 6-8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 10 WEEK

This class is for the new ballet student 6-8 years of age who have had limited or no experience in a ballet class. Ballet is the foundation of all dance and can help you be more proficient in any form of dance you choose.

Appropriate ballet attire is required-black leotard, pink tights (simple skirt allowed), and pink leather ballet shoes.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/12/19 8/14/19 Fitness Studio A - We - 4:15 pm Yes Register  

SUMMER Beginning Jazz- La Crosse

Dahl (La Crosse)
6/16/19 - 8/18/19
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AGE: 6-8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

There is a lot to like in this energetic class that includes fun, upbeat music. if you are new to our progressive jazz dance program or have taken up to a year of jazz, this is the class of you! Learn basic jazz technique and dance terminology to get ready for the next level.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/16/19 8/18/19 CANCELED - Su - 2:50 pm Yes
Registration
Closed on
06/03/2019

SUMMER Beginning Jazz - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/10/19 - 8/12/19
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AGE: 6-8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

There is a lot to like in this energetic class that includes fun, upbeat music. If you are new to our progressive jazz dance program or have taken up to a year of jazz, this is the class for you! Learn basic jazz technique and dance terminology to get you ready for the next level.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/10/19 8/12/19 Fitness Studio A - Mo - 5:15 pm Yes Register  

SUMMER Beginning Tap - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/12/19 - 8/14/19
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AGE: 6-8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

A wonderful introduction to the world of tap dance! Heels, toes, shuffles, flaps, rhythm, and counting keep you moving across the floor.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/12/19 8/14/19 Multi-Purpose Room A - We - 5:05 pm Many Available Register  

SUMMER Hip Hop/Funk1 - La Crosse

Dahl (La Crosse)
6/11/19 - 8/13/19
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AGE: 8+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 50-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Have fun with this upbeat, high energy class! We teach rhythm, musicality, coordination, and age-appropriate hip hop choreography without any suggestive music/movement.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
6/1/19 6/23/19 Online / Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/11/19 8/13/19 Fitness Studio - Tu - 7:30 pm 2 / 10 Available Register  

SUMMER Hip Hop/Funk1 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/11/19 - 8/13/19
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AGE: 8+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 50-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Have fun with this upbeat, high energy class! We teach rhythm, musicality, coordination, and age-appropriate hip hop choreography without any suggestive music/movement.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/11/19 8/13/19 CANCELED - Tu Yes
Registration
Closed on
06/03/2019

SUMMER Hip Hop/Funk 2 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/11/19 - 8/13/19
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AGE: 12+ YEARS OLDS

DURATION; 60-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Express your style and personality in our Hip Hop II class designed for students with previous experience. Experience a more rigorous warm-up including upper and lower body conditioning to enhance strength and stamina for more intense movement combinations.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/11/19 8/13/19 CANCELLED - Tu - 7:00 pm Yes
Registration
Closed on
05/21/2019

SUMMER Hip Kids - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/10/19 - 8/12/19
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AGE: 6- 8 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

A great way to get moving! An introduction to hip hop dance for the younger student. Focus on rhythm, musicality and foot work through games and music.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Online / Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/10/19 8/12/19 Multi-Purpose Room A - Mo - 4:25 pm Yes Register  

SUMMER Intermediate Ballet/Jazz Technique - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/11/19 - 8/15/19
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AGE: 11+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 90-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Summer technique classes are designed for new and continuing students who want to maintain and increase skill progress over the summer. Ballet and Jazz dance technique will focus on building strength and flexibility while improving placement, posture, and terminology dancers may choose to
register for one or two classes weekly for the summer session.

For dancers who have completed level 2-3.

No class Thurs, July 4th.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 92.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 92.00$ 113.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 92.00$ 113.00$ 226.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 97.00$ 118.00$ 231.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
Special Rate
6/11/19 8/13/19 ONE TIME PER WEEK-TUES - Tu - 5:40 pm Yes $92 - $226 Register  
6/11/19 8/15/19 TWO TIMES A WEEK (DISCOUNTED FEE) - Tu,Th - 5:40 pm Yes $152 - $378 Register  
6/13/19 8/15/19 ONE TIME PER WEEK-THURS - Th - 5:40 pm Yes $92 - $226 Register  

SUMMER Intermediate Tap Technique - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/11/19 - 8/13/19
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AGE: 11+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 45-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Refine and build your tap technique over the summer! Students who have had a full year of Tap 2 may register for this level.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 7/10/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/11/19 8/13/19 Multi-Purpose Room A - Tu - 4:20 pm Yes Register  

SUMMER Jazz 1 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/10/19 - 8/12/19
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AGE: 9+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 50-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

You will enjoy taking your skills to the next level in our Jazz I class. Dancers who meet the age requirement and have completed two full sessions (winter and fall) of beginning jazz should register for this class. Our knowledgeable and motivating instructors will help you with proper execution of jazz exercises and teach new skills, turns, and jumps. This class will keep you moving!

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 6/20/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/10/19 8/12/19 Fitness Studio A - Mo - 6:05 pm Yes Register  

SUMMER Musical Theater 1 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/13/19 - 8/15/19
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AGE: 8-10 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 60-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

A variety of dance styles seen on Broadway. Our teachers will incorporate the dances from different eras-such as the Charleston from the 1920’s and the Lindy from the 1950’s. This class will also have a jazz focus and there may be some singing depending upon the dance combination being explored. Musical Theatre Dance will give dancers the opportunity to be creative and expressive telling a story through movement and music.

 

No class Thurs, July 4th.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 6/20/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/13/19 8/15/19 CANCELED - Th - 6:00 pm Yes
Registration
Closed on
06/03/2019

SUMMER Musical Theatre 2 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/13/19 - 8/15/19
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AGE: 11-14 YEARS OLD

DURATION: 60-MINUTES, 15 WEEKS

A variety of dance styles seen on Broadway. Our teachers will incorporate the dances from different eras-such as the Charleston from the 1920’s and the Lindy from the 1950’s. This class will also have a jazz focus and there will be some singing depending upon the dance combination being explored. Musical Theatre Dance will give dancers the opportunity to be creative and expressive telling a story through movement and music.

No class Thurs, July 4th.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 6/20/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/13/19 8/15/19 CANCELED - Th - 7:00 pm Yes
Registration
Closed on
06/03/2019

SUMMER Tap 1 - Onalaska

Houser (Onalaska)
6/12/19 - 8/14/19
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AGE: 9+ YEARS OLD

DURATION: 50-MINUTES, 10 WEEKS

Tap is a fun style of dance that helps develop a sense of rhythm and timing. Our tap instructors help students focus on learning basic tap dance technique and steps. Introduction to shuffles, flaps/heels, Front Essence, Irish, Buffalo, Paradiddles, Cramp Rolls, tap turns and much more.


Registration Information  

Open Close Family MemberYouth MemberNon Member
4/15/19 4/15/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00--
4/16/19 4/16/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00-
4/17/19 5/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 88.00$ 108.00$ 216.00
Late Registration 6/1/19 6/19/19 Front Desk $ 93.00$ 113.00$ 221.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Spots
Available
6/12/19 8/14/19 Canceled - We - 6:00 pm Yes
Registration
Closed on
06/10/2019