A unique dance program for ages 18 months to adult, where you can learn, dance, & perform
At Firebird, we offer our unique blend of contemporary-folk dancing, lyrical, modern, ballroom, and Latin dance. All group classes teach technique, choreography, and rhythm. Students ages 3 and up also have the opportunity to perform several times each season. Our performing groups have danced on the Bay Area's finest stages, and our students of all ages have a great time while gaining confidence, character, individuality, friends, and a creative means of expression.
We also offer private lessons, workshops, and social dance & fitness classes for all ages. Browse our complete offering of classes and info here! You can also view our class schedule by day.
The little students of our exciting and fun Tots & Polkadots program have a blast together with their parents. They coordinate body movement with music, recognize tempo and rhythm, concentrate their attention on basic dance movements, and develop their imaginitive thinking, and build confidence, all in a fun and playful atmosphere. They are taught easy-to-learn steps, short sequences of choreography, and creative games with musical props and toys. It's a great place for your tireless little ones to use their energy, socialize, imagine, and have fun.
Students in our Tiny Performers program learn creative movement, basic dance techniques, and begin working on their first dance compositions. Together with our lively instructors, they'll hone their coordination, rhythm, musicality, creativity, and imagination. They build confidence dancing independently, while parents are welcome to watch. These are also our youngest performing dancers. They participate in multiple Firebird performances each season, and parents get the opportunity to see their little dancers on stage, performing fun and unique choreography!
Students in our Twist & Shout continue to learn and develop creative movement, basic dance techniques, simple dance compositions. New and continuing dancers hone their coordination, rhythm, musicality, creativity, confidence, and imagination. As members of a performing group, Twist & Shout dancers participate in multiple Firebird performances each season, and parents get the opportunity to see their little dancers on stage, performing fun and unique choreography!
Firebird's Show Stoppers program continues to develop creative movement, basic dance techniques, and basic dance compositions with new and continuing dancers. The Show Stoppers classes introduce your little ones to creative expression through our vibrant mix of modern-folk choreography and other dance styles.
Students participate in several Firebird Dance Studio performances, and interesting festivals each season. Additionally, Show-Stoppers get the opportunity to appear as featured performers in Firebird Dance Theatre's original dance show productions
Firebird's Spotlight program continues to develop creative movement, and dance techniques for new and continuing dancers, using choreography which gradually increases in complexity. The Spotlight classes also build creative expression, imagination, and narrative through our vibrant mix of modern-folk choreography and other dance styles.
Students participate in several performances and interesting festivals each season. Additionally, Spotlight get the opportunity to appear as featured performers in Firebird Dance Theatre's original dance show productions
Firebird's Encore program continues to develop creative movement, and dance technique for new and continuing dancers, using choreography which increasing complexity. Encore classes also build creative expression and narrative through a variety of choreography and our vibrant mix of modern-folk and other dance styles.
Students participate in several performances and festivals each season. Encore dancers also get the opportunity to appear as featured performers in Firebird Dance Theatre's original dance shows.
Firebird's Teen program continues to develop the dance abilities of dedicated new and continuing dancers, building and introducing more challenging technique and choreography in this exciting, unusual, and dynamic class. Students learn international world dance, modern, ballroom and Latin dance elements, barre technique, and original choreography. The Teen program helps to improve the student's ability as a performer, giving them many opportunities each year to bring their expanding skills to the stage in dance festivals, concerts, and Firebird Dance Theatre's original productions.
Members of Firebird Dance Theatre learn challenging and exciting original choreography in world, modern, lyrical, ballroom and Latin dance styles. Members dance and perform, while getting top-notch, vigorious training in various dance techniques, flexibility, and musicality. This performance-based dance program is for dedicated dancers, and is by audition only. Previous dance experience is required.
Firebird Dance Theatre is Firebird's performing company, and participants have ample opportunities to perform each year in concerts, the Bay Area's finest dance festivals as well as in original Firebird Dance Theatre productions. More about Firebird Dance Theatre
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In this fun social dance class for adults, you will learn a variety of Ballroom & Latin Dances in a relaxed environment, from an expert Ballroom instructor. This is a great chance to get out of house, move to the rhythm, and gain the confidence to get out on any dance floor! The Ballroom & Latin Social Dance class features weekly classes, as well as parties and "Nights on the Town." All levels of experience are welcome, from the complete beginner, to the more confident dancers.
This class is a part of Firebird's new Ballroom & Latin Dance program. Learn more about the program here ...
Get individual attention and learn at your own pace by taking our private dance lessons. Whether you want to learn ballroom, lyrical, modern, classical ballet, or international dancing, or need a custom choreographed dance for a special event, we can help you reach your goals and build your skills with a private instructor.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (650) 348-2444 for more information and to book private lessons.