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Young Movers

Rising Stars

Ages 5-6


Rising Stars

Ballet Tap & Jazz Combo Class

Your child will sparkle and shine in this exciting, creative class! Watch your child's confidence grow and his/her circle of friends expand as we explore ballet basics, the rhythms and musicality of tap and the exciting moves of jazz dance! An excellent class to get your tiny star moving and grooving!  No previous dance experience is necessary!

This class is great for Kindergarten and 1st graders with our without previous dance experience.

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Days & Times: 

Mondays 5-6 PM | New London Studio | Starts Sept. 12th, 2022 |  Enroll!

Saturdays 11:30 AM-12:30 PM | Chapman Studio | Starts Sept. 10th, 2022 | Enroll!


Girls: Marine blue leotard & skirt, pink tights, pink ballet shoes (no lace style preferred) and tan tap shoes. 

Boys: White T-Shirt, Black Shorts, Black Ballet Shoes, Black Tap Shoes

Mini Hip Hop

Mini Stars

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Mini Stars Hip Hop Class

Watch as your child explores the funkier side of dance. Hip Hop is all about developing self-expression and individual style! This class will have your child jumping with excitement each week!  The hip hop curriculum motivates students to move in new ways and incorporates age-appropriate music that will inspire your child's natural ability.

This class is great for Kindergarten and 1st graders with our without previous dance experience.

Days & Times:
Thursdays 5:15-6 PM | New London Studio | Starts Sept. 15th, 2022 |  Enroll!


Girls: Marine Blue Leotard, Black Jazz Shorts, Tan Tights and Black Sparkle Sneakers or Clean Sneakers with velcro laces. 

Boys: White t-shirt, black sweatpants or shorts, clean sneakers with velcro laces

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Looking for a shorter session?

Check out our 6 Week Passport to Dance Classes! 

Acrobatic Arts 5-7
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Acrobatic Arts Primary

TDE is an Acrobatic Arts Certified Studio. The Acrobatic Arts Program is a fabulous way to explore both dance and acrobatics. Your child will explore the acro positions, locomotor skills (galloping, leaping, jumping, hopping) and improve their flexibility, balance, cooperation and social skills. This class is a combination of acro, music, dance, imagination and fun.

Students begin in the "Primary" level, and progress at their own pace gaining confidence as each skill is mastered! Each level's skills are the foundation for subsequent levels.

Days & Times: 
DAY/TIME: January 2023 TBA  |  Studio
DAY/TIME: January 2023 TBA  |  Studio


Girls: Marine Blue Leotard, Black Jazz Shorts, Tan Footless Tights with bare feet 

Boys: White t-shirt, black sweatpants or shorts, bare feet

Young Movers Enroll

TDE Parents Share: "A million thanks for a wonderful introduction to ballet and tap dance! We are so lucky to have your patient, fun and expert instruction weekly. Thanks a million!"  - The Folmer Family


Enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis. Enroll early to reserve a space in your preferred class!

Click this button to Enroll via Our Online Portal: 

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Please allow 48 business hours for processing.
A class confirmation will be emailed prior to debit/credit card processing.


Annual Membership (Non-Refundable)

$30 Individual / $40 Family (Immediate)

The Academic Year is 32 weeks beginning in September and ending in May, and tuition is payable via one of three simple Installment Plans outlined below. (Plans may not be changed mid-season.)


The 1st Tuition Installment & the Annual Membership are due upon enrollment.

Easy Pay (9 Installments) is processed by autopay to a credit/debit card on the dates indicated below. 

Semester & Yearly installments are accepted in cash, check or debit/credit. 

Tuition is non-refundable and will not be refunded or prorated for unattended or cancelled classes. In the case of prolonged illness/injury (verified by a Physician), a tuition credit less a processing fee are at the Director's discretion. 

A TDE Parent Shares: "Amélie truly loves dance class and loves all of her teachers. Thank you for teaching her the beautiful art and discipline of dance and for filling her with such joy, pride and accomplishment each week.  The Dance Extension is clearly a very special place, and we are honored to be a part of it."  - Alexa Kydd, TDE Parent 

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Need Assistance?

Call or Text 860.579.1154

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