Footwork: Parents & Kids

Footwork: Parents & Kids


Discover the joy of movement and fall in love with dance at da:ns festival’s Footwork workshops.

 

A great way for parents and kids aged 7–10 years old to bond and have lots of fun and laughter!

There’s no better way to fall in love with dance than to try dancing yourself. Footwork gives you the opportunity to learn popular dances from the experts and pick up some moves in the months leading up to the da:ns festival.

Broadway Jazz

  • 3 Aug, Sat, 12pm

Broadway Jazz refers to a musical inspired dance genre, ranging from West Side Story, Chicago, Grease, Hairspray, to Newsies, Hamilton, and others. Learn to tell the different stories through movements and music, and express yourselves through different characters. 

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in comfortable wear and proper covered shoes. 

Conducted by L.A. Dance Connection LLP. 

Tango

  • 3 Aug, Sat, 2pm

Tango is an intense and emotional dance. Now you and your little one can express yourselves through this introductory tango class. Come learn basic tango steps and set the dance floor on fire! 

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in comfortable wear and proper covered shoes. 

Conducted by ACTFA. 

Rock ‘n’ Roll

  • 4 Aug, Sun, 12pm

Rock ‘n’ Roll is one of the versions of Swing dance that originated in the 1920s–1930s. The dance style continues to be popular today due to evergreen Rock ‘n’ Roll hits that never fail to get us movin’ and groovin’. 

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in comfortable wear and proper covered shoes. 

Conducted by DanceSport Academy

Ballet

  • 4 Aug, Sun, 2pm

This workshop will emphasise on the basic positions of ballet and the intricacies to look out for. We will work on body control, spatial awareness and coordination. Children will get to perform a short partner choreography with their parents by the end of the workshop! 

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in ballet shoes or socks. 

Conducted by Wings to Wings Dance Studio. 

Street Dance

  • 24 Aug, Sat, 12pm

This workshop will introduce a range of basic street dance steps from the 1920s all the way to the present day, and learn about how they connect with each other. By the end of the workshop, you get to put together a simple choreography where you will have the choice of choosing your steps!

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in comfortable wear and proper covered shoes.

Conducted by Jazz Inc 

Swing

  • 25 Aug, Sun, 12pm

Swing by and learn some basic steps from the Swing Era. Have fun swinging out with your child! 

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in comfortable wear and proper covered shoes.

Conducted by Jazz Inc 

Salsa

  • 31 Aug, Sat, 12pm

We all know Salsa to be an upbeat, passionate and sizzling dance that brings our feet to life and makes us want to shake our booty and shimmy our shoulders. One of the most popular Latin dances, Salsa is fun and easy to dance and is well-loved by many around the world. 

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in comfortable wear and proper covered shoes. 

Conducted by ACTFA 

Dips & Tricks (Father-Child)*

  • 1 Sep, Sun, 12pm
  • *This session requires upper body strength

A special father-child bonding session where dads and kids can learn simple dips and tricks commonly used in partner dances. Muscle your way into spending some quality time with your child, and get a little workout along the way! 

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in shoes and comfortable attire. 

Conducted by ACTFA 

Disco

  • 7 Sep, Sat, 12pm

Go back in time and party to the Retro beat! Disco may have been born in the 1970s but as any fan will tell you, “Disco never dies!”. Get groovy with your young ones and learn the steps to all-time favourite Disco tunes!

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in comfortable wear and proper covered shoes. 

Conducted by DanceSport Academy 

K-Pop

  • 8 Sep, Sun, 12pm

This K-Pop class by Converge Studios is specifically customized to allow parents to bond and experience dance with their child, all while grooving to the latest Korean Pop music hits for a fun-filled workout and experience!

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in shoes and comfortable wear. 

Conducted by Converge Studio.

Hip Hop

  • 28 Sep, Sat, 12pm

Pair up for some fun as we boogie to the latest Hip Hop music while learning to punch out a routine fit for MTV! 

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in comfortable wear and proper covered shoes. 

Conducted by Danz People. 

Street Dance

  • 29 Sep, Sun, 12pm

This workshop will introduce a range of basic street dance steps from the 1920s all the way to the present day, and learn about how they connect with each other. By the end of the workshop, you get to put together a simple choreography where you will have the choice of choosing your steps!

Recommended for children between 7 – 10 years old. Adult’s participation is required. Accompanying adult has to be at least 16 years and above. 

Please come in comfortable wear and proper covered shoes.

Conducted by Jazz Inc 

Package of 4 or more classes

  • Enjoy 10% savings when you purchase tickets for 4 or more different classes.

^Esplanade&Me and PIP’s Club Specials

  • Enjoy 15% savings when you purchase tickets for 4 or more different classes. 
  • Enjoy 10% savings when you purchase 2 or more tickets to each class.

Buy tickets here

 

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When

03–04 August, 12:00 & 14:00
24–25 August, 12:00
31 August–01 September, 12:00
07–08 September, 12:00
28–29 September, 12:00.


Age

7–10


Price

per session per pax: 15 SGD
for 1 adult and 1 child per session : 30 SGD
for 1 adult and 2 children or 2 adults and 1 child per session: 45 SGD


Telephone number

+65 6828 8377


Links


Address

Singapore
Esplanade Rehearsal Studio