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tration at our NEW Theatre and Dance Annex!
Office Hours:  Monday-Thursday, 3:00-7:00
520 Court Street, 530-650-8203

Dance Classes


Dance Registration Form




BALLET:  Introduction to basic ballet positions of feet, arms, and head. Emphasis on body posture and rhythm.

(* New students okay)

Purple Group*      Ages 3-4      Mon.  3:00-3:45

Lavender Group*  Ages 3-4     Thur.  3:00-3:45

Rose Group*       Ages 5-6        Thur. 4:00-4:45

Fuchsia Group*    Ages 6-7       Mon. 4:00-4:45

Green Group*     Ages 7-8        Tue.   4:00-4:55

Maroon Group*    Ages 9+        Fri.    3:50-4:45

Magenta Group*   Ages 10+      Fri.   4:50-5:45


BALLET:  For the continuing student. Emphasis on technique, jumps, turns, and combinations.

Blue Group               Wed.       5:00-5:55


BALLET:  Classes will focus on improving strength, flexibility and control and on learning advanced combinations. Teacher permission required.

Teal Group                Mon. & Wed.    5:00-5:55

Yellow Group            Tue. & Thur.     6:00-6:55

Orange Group           Mon. & Wed.    6:00-6:55

Vermillion Group      Mon. & Weds.     4:00-5:00

Red Group A             Tue. & Thur.       4:15-5:30

Red Group B   Wed. 3:00 - 4:00 & Sat. 10:00 - 12:00

Pointe                      Tue. or Thur.     5:30-6:00                     



JAZZ 1:  An  introduction to technique and combinations. This class will focus on strength, flexibility and beginning to intermediate combinations. (New students okay)

Ages 8+     Wed. 4:00-4:55


JAZZ 2:  Emphasis on strength, technique and choreography. Teacher permission required. 

Mon. 4:00-4:55


JAZZ 3:  Emphasis on strength, technique and challenging choreography. Teacher permission required.

Wed. 4:00-:55


TAP:  For the beginning students. Emphasis on  tap technique and beginning combinations

Tiny Tappers           Ages 5-7     Thur. 5:15-6:00

Tap I                      Ages 8+      Wed. 5:00-5:55                       

TAP:   For the returning students. Emphasis on  tap technique and combinations. Teacher permission required.

Tap II               Ages 6+        Mon. 5:00-5:55

Tap III             Ages 11+       Mon. 6:00-6:55



HIP HOP  A high energy class focusing on rhythm, syncopation and stage presence. 

(* New students okay)

Ages 8-12*  Sat.  10:00-10:55

Ages 13+*   Sat.  11:00-11:55


HIP HOP/JAZZ  An introduction class focusing on rhythm, syncopation and stage presence.  

Ages 5-7     Thur. 4:30-5:15


Classes Per Week        Monthly Tuition

One................................................. $55

Registration Fee:  $25 for new students

$15 for returning students

Drop in Rate.........................$15 per class


Toddler Music Group (0-4 years old)

Toddlers and parents/care givers join to make music using instruments, singing, movement, various manipulatives, and finger play songs to support social skills and pre-academics such as colors, numbers, shapes, letters.


April Session

Dates: 4/7, 4/14, 4/28

Group 1:  9:30-10:15 ~ Cost: $21

Group 2: 10:30-11:15 ~ Cost: $21

May Session

Dates: 5/5, 5/19, 5/26

Group 1:  9:30-10:15 ~ Cost: $21

Group 2: 10:30-11:15 ~ Cost: $21


Each session has limited availability. If you choose to pay per class, cost is $10.


About the Instructor:

Bessie Barth is a Board-Certified Music Therapist that has been practicing for over 20 years.  Her specialty is children with special needs and adapts each of her groups and individual sessions to the needs of those involved.  She loves working with a variety of ages while sharing her love of music.  She has previously led toddler groups at Musictown Studios and various community groups.


Hula Dance

Students will learn traditional Hula and Tahitian steps and terminology.  At the completion of this session, students will be able to dance one to two dances.


March 21-May 16 (no class on April 18)

Tuition: $80


Ages: 5-12

Tuesdays, 6:00-6:55


Ages: 13-Adult
Tuesdays, 7:00-8:00


Instructor Bio: Bernadette Puanani Cruz Breeding, Dance Instructor studied under late Kumu Hula Maria Reyes of “Tiare O’ Polynesia”. Later with Auntie Ruth Nalua Manaois, Anthony Waipa and Katrina Hali`imaile Manaois of “Hula Halau `Nalua and `Ote`a `Api”.  We have a combination of over 40 years of dancing and instruction experience.


Bernadette Puanani Cruz Breeding along with her brother Clarence Cruz founded PiliAloha Ohana/Otea Feti`i dance studio in 2002 and continues to teach traditional dances from Polynesia and Micronesia.

Musical Theatre Classes

Develop your skills as a vocalist and dancer while working on numbers from popular Broadway musicals.


Tues, 5:00-5:45

Session: March 14-June 4th* (No class 4/18) $110

Grades 2nd-4th         

Mon, 5:00-5:55

Session: March 14-June 4th* (No class 4/17) $110

Grades 2nd-4th     

 Sat, 9:00-9:55

Session: March 18-June 4th* (No class 4/15) $110

Grades  5th+              

Tues, 6:00-6:55

Session: March 14-June 4th* (No class 4/18) $110


*Spring session Musical theatre students will participate in the spring dance showcase.


Summer Ballet


This class is for dancers who want to continue to improve their technique through the summer. Pointe is included in the class time, but students do not need to be in pointe to participate. This is a great opportunity to build strength, and sharpen skills. This is not a beginner class. Dancers with less than 2 years of ballet need instructor approval. Tuition: $150


Ages 12-18    Monday-Thursday     4:30-6:00     6/19 -7/13 (No Class 7/4)     Instructor: Crystal Rea

Dance Fusion Workshop


Come and have fun learning different kinds of dance: hip-hop, jazz, Bollywood, reggae... Each week students will learn one piece of choreography!

Ages 8-14



June 19th-June 29th

Instructor: Justine Villanueva

Tuition: $70

Beginning Group Voice


This class will be group instruction in the basics of singing. Learn vocal warm ups, proper posture, breathing and safe vocal technique! Students will improve their vocal ability through group exercises and songs.


Ages: 8-12



June 20-July 6 (No Class July 4th)

Tuition: $50

Mr. Joshua Wheeler

Teichert Foundation


Youth Summer Theatre Camp

Show Biz Kidz-2017


The Woodland Opera House Youth Summer Theatre Camp is an annual program designed to be an introduction to theatre performance for area youth with or without previous training or experience.  Students spend 4 weeks studying musical theatre technique including, singing, dancing, voice projection, characterization, theatre terminology, and theatre etiquette and professionalism. Students will develop performance skills and will be given an equal opportunity to shine on stage. The camp will culminate with performances of a Broadway -style musical revue, Show Biz Kidz– Hooray for Hollywood! Featuring favorite songs such as “Ghostbusters,” “On the Good Ship Lollipop,” "Star Wars," and “Staying Alive.”


The camp will be held June 19th through July 14th

(No class July 4th)

Performances: July 14 at 7:00 and July 15 & 16 at 2:00


Show Biz Kidz  Junior Group

Completed kindergarten through age 7  

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11:30-12:30*

*9:00-12:00 July 10th- 14th for dress rehearsals

Tuition: $175 

Show Biz Kidz  Morning Group

Ages 8-10

Monday – Friday 9:00-12:00

Tuition: $325

Show Biz Kidz  Afternoon Group

Ages 11-16

Monday - Friday 12:30-3:30*

*9:00-12:00 July 10th- 14th for dress rehearsals

Tuition: $325 

Register early. Classes fill fast.

Click here for registration form and waiver