Denise Baker School of Dance "Established 1935"
15 Glenridge Road
Glenville, NY 12302
518-399-6245 / 518-545-9241
We provide a fun, professional and non-competitive atmosphere for our students who range in age from 2 1/2 to adults. Dancers receive instruction (beginner through advanced levels) for a solid foundation in many dance forms. Personal creativity, confidence and self-discipline are encouraged through structured classes which emphasize the joy of dance.
* Combination (ballet,jazz & tap)
* Ballet Technique* *Acrobatics
* Contemporary * Ballroom
* Hip Hop *Adult
Proudly serving children and adults from Scotia, Glenville, Burnt Hills, Clifton Park, Niskayuna, Rexford, Ballston Spa, Albany, Rotterdam, Schenectady, Amsterdam, Galway, Pattersonville, Duanesburg, and Saratoga!
We are current members of the Dance Alliance, Dance Masters of America (over 50 years), &
Dance Educators of America.
STUDIO POLICY REMINDER:
DO NOT wear perfume, body spray or scented lotions to class. Many people have sensitivities and some have asthma that can constrict breathing.
DO neatly pull back your hair in a style appropriate for the class you attend.
DO wear proper dance attire. Not everyone feels comfortable in a leotard and we most definitely are sensitive to this concern. However, street clothes and pajamas are not appropriate. DO NOT wear long baggy pants, your teacher will not be able to see your ankles/knees to check for proper alignment.
Thank you! Happy Dancing!
For schedule information, click on "Classes Offered 2015-2016 above"
The theme for the 2015-2016 season is "Elements"!! Send us your song ideas!
Classes Have Begun!!
We accept new enrollments throughout the year!
Come try a class for free!
Wear your Halloween Costume to Dance Class: October 24-30
Term Payment Policy: All term payments must be made in full Sept 1; Nov 1st and Feb 1st, regardless of involvement in other activities (Fall sports; spring musicals; etc.). You are able to take make-up classes throughout the year for all lessons missed.
Save the Dates!!
Performance Group Auditions -
October 16th 6:15-7:15pm
Open to ages 12 AND UP
Solo Auditions -
January 15 at 6:15 - 6:45
New this year:
* Adult Beginner Tap with Denise Baker
Thursdays 10-11 a.m.
* Adult/Teen Monday 7-8pm:
-Session #1-5 week Skills Class begins 9/21
-Session #2-5 week Hip Hop Cardio begins 10/26