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What is the best age to start dancing? – Real Answers for Parents!

With the proliferation of dance on tv through shows such as World of Dance, Dancing with the Stars and So You Think You Can Dance many people are interested in knowing just what age is best to start dancing especially if they feel they have missed the boat or want their child to have the best chance of succeeding.

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How Many Dance or Ballet Classes (Age & Class Guide)

Ballerinas and dancers train for many years to master their craft. But how many ballet classes or lessons should your child be taking to become a professional dancer or ballerina? Although just a guide, the following tables give you some specific numbers, hours and class types that you can use to help you work out what is best for your child!

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The ULTIMATE Dance Career Pathways & Future Jobs List [Videos & Links]

Are you worried about what future employment opportunities there are for a dancer? Wondering what career pathways and jobs are available after graduation or college? Well stress no more, we have compiled a list of almost 40 dance careers with real-life examples for each career that will hopefully put your mind at ease in knowing that there is an abundance …

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What Type Of Dance Should My Child Learn? (Classes, Styles & Methods)

There are so many different styles of dance out there it can be hard and confusing for any parent to choose which class to start their child in. The type, style or discipline of dance your child should begin learning is ballet. If your child finds ballet boring or too disciplined then starting a class in jazz, hip hop or …

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Which is Better? A Non Competitive or Competitive dance school?

There are two local dance schools in my neighbourhood. I’ve been told one participates in a lot of dance competitions where as the other doesn’t and is more of a ballet focused school. So now I am wondering which is better for my kid? A non competitive or a competitive dance school is only better than the other, dependent on …

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Best Free Online Dance Classes and Tutorials for School Aged Kids

My four kids call me a strict mom as they get limited screen time every week but when I discover a really good free online show or resource that educates my kids and helps them stay active I indulge them in a little bit of extra screen time. Finding good quality free online dance lessons for kids that actually allow …