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. 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

  4. 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

  5. How To Make Dance A Positive Experience For Your Child

    Enrolling your child in kids dance classes in Rockville Centre can provide an array of benefits. From exposing your child to the arts to helping a toddler burn off excess energy, there are numerous reasons why parents turn to Miss Colleen’s Elite Dancecentre for enriching their child’s life. Whe…Read More

  6. Reasons To Sign Your Toddler Up For Ballet Classes

    People of all ages can benefit from taking dance classes, whether that be ballet, hip hop, lyrical, tap, jazz, or any other type of dance. As we mentioned in a previous blog post, there are many physical and mental benefits of dancing, and it’s great for people of all ages and genders to dance. At…Read More

  7. Benefits of Stretching Before & After Dancing

    Flexibility is a crucial piece of dancers that thrive. The strength and agility of muscles comes from constantly working and pushing the body, but it also comes from giving it the rest and recovery that it needs. At the beginning and end of every dance class here at Miss Colleen’s Elite Dancentre,…Read More

  8. Energizing Snacks for Your Little Dancer

    High-energy dance classes make for lots of calories burned. This fun and challenging form of exercise is one that works every muscle in the body and requires your dancer to be properly energized before heading to class. If you’re looking for a few energizing snacks to prepare for your child, keep …Read More

  9. What to Consider When Buying the Right Dance Shoes

    As a dancer or the parent of a dancer, you know that the feet are something that need to be treated with care. That being said, what better way to ensure that your feet are taken care of than to buy the best dance shoes possible? When shopping for the right dance shoes, there are a few things that s…Read More

  10. Exercises to Improve Your Child’s Flexibility and Coordination

      Aside from practicing dance skills and formation, flexibility and coordination are two qualities that every dancer needs to possess. These skills increase a dancer’s ability to perform basic and advanced dance routines, as well as learn alternative dance styles. Many people believe that fle…Read More