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Offering classes for all ages and levels in Parent/Toddler Creative Dance, Pre-Ballet, Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Contemporary, Modern, Stretch and Strengthen, Music & Movement for Special Needs, and Downs’ at Dance.
The mission of Johansen Olympia Dance Center is to offer high quality dance training for people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities in a positive and nurturing environment. We will encourage all students to excel to their fullest potential while developing confidence, discipline, self-expression, appreciation for the art form, and a healthy lifestyle, all while having fun.
This week’s office hours: Monday-Friday 9am-3:30pm.
News & Announcements
2016-17 schedule now posted – registration open! The 2016-17 schedule is now online! Click here to view the schedule: 2016JODCbrochure071616 . Online registration is open! New classes offered this year include Modern dance (encompassing Graham and Limon techniques) as well as Music & Movement for Special Needs.
Save the date: Ballet Northwest’s Nutcracker auditions Save the date for Ballet Northwest’s Nutcracker auditions on Saturday, September 24th. No previous experience necessary although dancers must be eight years old by August 31st. Performances are December 9th-18th at the Washington Center. Audition times are as follows: 3:00pm- Company auditions ages 12 and up; 4:30pm- The Nutcracker auditions, ages 8-10; 6:00pm- The Nutcracker auditions, ages 11 and up ... Read More
Ballet Northwest’s Young Choreographers Showcase Save the date for the Young Choreographers Showcase on Sunday August 28th at 7pm at the Minnaert Center at SPSCC. Don’t miss this amazing show featuring 18 world premieres! Tickets are only $12 (plus Washington Center $3 service fee) and available at www.olytix.org .