1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Tips For Preventing Pointe Pain

    If you’ve ever taken pointe ballet lessons, you are probably all too familiar with the pain that comes with dancing in pointe shoes. Of all the sacrifices ballerinas make, foot pain ranks among the highest, with some dancers suffering injuries as a result of dancing in pointe shoes for hours on en…Read More

  5. Discovering Your Child’s Love Of Dance

    One of the best parts of being a parent is getting to watch your child grow and develop unique interests that shape their identity. Early childhood development is a time of learning and discovery, as your little one takes in bits and pieces of the world around them in order to discover who they are …Read More

  6. Reasons To Take Dance Classes During The School Year

    Extracurricular activities are an important part of a child’s upbringing. As they grow, children begin to show an interest in recreational activities, such as art, music, and sports. As parents, it is important that we allow our children the opportunity to explore their interests at a young age so…Read More

  7. 5 Common Myths About Ballet

    Ballet is a traditional dance form that has picked up a lot of misconceptions over the years, especially here in America. All too often, stereotypes prevent kids and teens from signing up for ballet lessons, even if they want nothing more than to try something new and exciting. This is especially tr…Read More

  8. Benefits of Competitive Dance: Part 2

    Competitive sports are one of the many things that children fall into as they grow up. It’s at this time that they often fall in love and find their passion as well. When it comes to dance, there are countless ways that children grow and develop from participating in competitive dance. Whether you…Read More

  9. Tips to Minimize Separation Anxiety During Class

    When young kids participate in dance classes, they almost always wind up having a great time. While they always leave with a smile on their face, the moment that they have to say goodbye to mommy or daddy and join the rest of the group is a different story. If your child is struggling with separatio…Read More

  10. Tips For Your Child’s First Dance Class

    Enrolling your young one in kids dance classes in Rockville Centre is a great way to enrich their life. Here at Miss Colleen’s Elite Dancentre, we are passionate about helping even the youngest of kids learn to love the art of dance. From ballet classes to hip hop, we offer a vast array of dance o…Read More