Recreation Program - Eugene Performing Arts Centre
 

Recreation Program

Looking for fun? Our Rec program is the building block of our studio and allows kids to choose their own adventure! With classes for toddlers to teens we have something for everyone. Dance, Act, Sing and Perform all in 1 place.

Dancers 7+ looking for more challenging classes should look at our Rising Riveters program
For a daytime Preschool program check out our Arts Adventure Club
For a shorter commitment and introduction to dance check out Dance Explorers ages 5-7

EARLY DANCE

Ages 2.5 yrs-6yrs

Dancers ready for independent classes can jump into our Itties class to take pre-ballet & hip hop. The perfect mix for your active toddler. 30 mins

Saturdays 9:30am

Dancers should wear a Pink Top (leotard, tank or t-shirt) and skin tone tights or black pants/leggings

Skin tone or pink ballet slippers & sneakers are required

Hair should be secured and out of the dancers face

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

Independent Pre-Schoolers can get moving in our hip hop, tap and ballet combo class. 45 min

Thursdays 3pm

Dancers should wear a Pink top (leotard, tank or t-shirt) and skin tone tights or black pants/leggings

Skin tone or pink ballet slippers, black velcro strap or laced tap shoes, and sneakers are required.

Dancers hair should be off their face

Kinders and 1st graders take it to the next level in this ballet/tap/hip hop combo preparing them to move to competition dance or continue on their rec adventure. 1 hour

Fridays 2:45pm

Dancers should wear a Purple Top (leotard, tank or t-shirt) and skin tone tights or black pants/leggings

Skin tone or pink ballet slippers, black velcro strap or laced tap shoes & sneakers are required

Hair should be secured and out of the dancers face

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

ELEMENTARY DANCE & THEATER

1st-5th grade

Bring balance and rhythm together in our ballet/tap/jazz combo. 90 minutes

Thursdays 4pm

Dancers should wear a Burgundy Top (leotard, tank or t-shirt) and skin tone tights or black pants/leggings

Skin tone or pink ballet slippers, skin tone jazz shoes & black laced tap shoes are required

Hair should be secured and out of the dancers face

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

Learn balance and strength in ballet and then throw yourself on the floor in Modern. It’s the best of both euro-centric styles! 1 hour

Wednesdays 4pm

Dancers should wear a Blue Top (leotard, tank or t-shirt) and skin tone tights or black pants/leggings/shorts

Skin tone or pink ballet slippers are required

Hair should be secured and out of the dancers face

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

Get a taste of several street styles including hip hop, breaking, popping, locking and krump all in 1 class. History and culture will also be explored. 1 hour.

Fridays 3:45pm

Dancers should wear comfortable clothes they can move in and that expresses their individual style. No jeans please.

Sneakers are required

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

Young artists will explore their imagination, create characters and build confidence in our acting classes. 1 hour.

Saturdays 12:30pm

Actors should wear clothes they are comfortable moving in.

Dance and sing your way on stage in our youth musical theater class. Explore Broadway shows and then audition for one of ours! 1 hour

Saturday 11:30am

Dancers should wear a top (leotard, tank or t-shirt) and skin tone tights or black pants/leggings/shorts

Skin tone jazz shoes are required

Hair should be secured and out of the dancers face

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

Get a taste of several street styles including hip hop, breaking, popping, locking and krump all in 1 class. History and culture will also be explored. 1 hour.

Fridays 4:45pm

Dancers should wear comfortable clothes they can move in and that expresses their individual style. No jeans please.

Sneakers are required

 

TEEN DANCE & THEATER

6th-12th grade

Have a teen that has never danced before or just starting out? Our teen dance sampler is a great way to explore dance without the pressure of keeping up with peers who have been dancing forever. Explore ballet, contemporary and jazz styles in a fun and accepting environment. Dance history including queer dance and BIPOC dance will also be explored. 1.15 hours

Monday 8pm

Dancers should wear a Blue, Green, Black or Grey Top (leotard, tank or t-shirt) and skin tone tights or black pants/leggings/shorts

Skin tone or pink ballet slippers & skin tone jazz shoes and skin tone half soles are required

Hair should be secured and out of the dancers face

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

 

Get introduced to hip hop and break dance styles in this up beat class. History and culture will also be explored. 1 hour

Thursday 8:15pm

Dancers should wear clothes they are comfortable moving in and that express their style. No Jeans please.

Sneakers are required

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

Discover new ways to move your body and express your energy with these street styles. History and culture will also be explored. 1 hour

Wednesday 7pm

Dancers should wear clothes they are comfortable moving and that express their style. No Jeans please.

Sneakers are required.

Our Beginner/Intermediate Tap class will explore time steps, foot work, & rhythms through combinations and floor crossings. 1 hour

Thursday 7:15pm

Dancers should wear a Top (leotard, tank or t-shirt) and skin tone tights or black pants/leggings/shorts

Black laces tap shoes are required

Hair should be secured and out of the dancers face

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

Actors will explore their three actor tools – Imagination, Voice, and Body. Students will learn to construct a story, project their voice with confidence, character development, lead and follow in a group and work in an ensemble. 1 hour

Monday 7pm

Actors should wear clothes they are comfortable moving around in.

Combining dancing, singing and acting, students will explore how to present themselves on stage, project confidence and develop characters. Both group and solo work will be explored. 1 hour

Wednesday 8pm

Dancers should wear a Top (leotard, tank or t-shirt) and skin tone tights or black pants/leggings

Skin tone jazz shoes are required

Hair should be secured and out of the dancers face

*We sell dance wear! Let us help you get a proper fit and order everything you need!

Starting in January 2021, playwrights will meet 2x a month to work shop their plays. In April we will hold open auditions for their plays to be performed in our June Student Works Showcase. 1 hour

Tuesday 5:30pm

Director Approval Required

Starting in January 2021, choreography students will learn how to create dance works. In April we will hold open auditions for choreographers to cast dancers that will perform their pieces in the June Student Works Showcase. 1 hour

Sundays 1pm

Director Approval Required