1. Why Send Your Child to Summer Dance Camp?

    After a long, difficult spring, summer is finally here! At Miss Colleen’s Elite Dance Centre, summer means only one thing — dance camp! Our summer intensive and adventure dance camps offer something for everyone, including ballet, tap, hip-hop, and so much more. While we firmly believe that danc…Read More

  2. 5 Young Adult Books About Dance

    In our last blog post, we explored five of our favorite children’s books about dance to help inspire your little one during the COVID-19 lockdown. In this blog post, we discuss five more of our favorite titles, only this time for young adults. Reading is a great way to engage teens intellectually …Read More

  3. 5 Children’s Books About Dance

    Just because Rockville Centre is currently under quarantine doesn’t mean that your little dancer has to abandon their favorite hobby. At Miss Colleen’s Elite Dance Centre, we’re offering a variety of online dance classes to keep your child  dancing all spring long. In addition to virtual danc…Read More

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    6 Family-Friendly Dance Movies

    Is your child crazy about dance? Us too! In this blog post, we’ll discuss six fun, engaging movies that your little one will love. While there are many excellent dance films out there that are not suitable for children, all the movies  listed here are appropriate for your whole family to enjoy. G…Read More

  5. Dance Recital Gift Ideas

    Giving gifts is something that some people just love to do. When your little one has just performed in a dance recital, whether it’s their first or their hundredth, it’s always nice to show up with a little gift that shows them how proud you are of them. After years in the industry, the team at …Read More

  6. Tips for a Dancer’s First Performance

    Competitive dance is an incredible sport. It requires drive, passion, and so much confidence to do well, but it’s fun through and through. This is probably why so many young competitive dancers go on to compete for the rest of their lives. Here at Miss Colleen’s Elite Dancentre, we hope to ignit…Read More

  7. Helping Your Child Balance School & Dancing

    School has been in session for a couple of months now, which means that kids are less excited about the homework. In these times, children are so much more likely to direct their attention to everything but school, which is definitely not the ideal scenario. If you’ve noticed that your child is st…Read More

  8. Dancers to Dress Up As for Halloween

    It is officially October which means it’s time to start dreaming up Halloween costumes for your children. Chances are, your kiddos have already started talking about what it is that they’d like to dress up as for this fun holiday. If they seem to be all over the place, why not suggest something …Read More

  9. Helping Your Child Shake Their Stage Fright

    Here at Miss Colleen’s Elite Dancentre, we want to make sure that every child in attendance is having tons of fun while in class. One of the things that we have seen over the years with countless children is the nerves that arise when performances happen. Even small performances for parents can be…Read More

  10. How Dance Classes Boost Self-Confidence

    There’s no way around it, self-confidence is something that a majority of our youth struggles with. It’s unfortunate when you can see all of the amazing factors and qualities that make them your unique and beautiful child, which is exactly why you want to read today’s blog post.  The team at …Read More