Dance Stars Online Classes
for students in Grades 1-12
Benefits for Joining:
Physical Fitness - children need to have physical activity and what better way to do so then to DANCE
Creativity - our developmentally appropriate dance curriculum teaches movement skills and encourages students to express themselves
Skill Building - each day students learn new dance movement skills that are fun and progressive
Confidence - dance builds confidence, as the act of dancing and repetition of moves becomes more familiar students build confidence in their movements and expressions
FUN! - dancing is fun and our Dance Stars curriculum puts the fun in every class.
Register Today and Join the Fun!
Unlimited Class Packages
up to 5 online classes per week
2 hip hop classes per week plus Ballet, Jazz & Tap
Fall Registration Special
Save 50% off the monthly fees!
What is included in the dance program?
- Live online classes from the comfort of your home
- Unlimited weekly classes in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, and Hip Hop
- Fun monthly themes
- Focus on skill building with fun choreography
- Each class will consist of a warm up, stretches, skill building and choreography
- Dance Activity Sheets and Colouring Pages
- Access to pre-recorded dance practice videos with our staff
- Monthly dance parties and more!
Classes focus on skill building and choreography. Students will learn different choreographies as they delve into the wonderful world of dance.
How to Join a Class?
You can connect with an iPad/ Tablet
Cast it to your TV
Or Join from a Laptop
Live Online Classes with Teacher Feedback
The staff includes Miss Asha, Miss Christie, Mr. James and Miss Evi. All have extensive backgrounds in dance and either hold a certification with various dance associations, a degree in Dance or Musical Theatre or are currently being mentored in the specialized teacher training program. Many staff have grown up at the studio so they know and have lived the studio motto “Every ‘Body’ Can Dance”.
The teachers goal is to bring the love of dance into their classrooms to encourage, inspire and educate students in this new world of online learning.
Hip Hop and Ballet
Boys Hip Hop
MSD Online is offered by Markham School of Dance established October 2001. MSD offers dance classes including examination programs in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Modern, and Musical Theatre and Performing Arts classes in Acting and Singing. MSD has trained over 10,000 students in Dance and Performing Arts including training students for their teachers certifications with various dance associations.
Who is this program suitable for?
Children in School Grades 1-12 who love to dance
If you have a child in Grades SK or below please see Twinkle Stars Classes
Parents who want ONLINE ONLY dance options for their children
All parents who want their child to develop a love of movement and dance
Register for an Online Trial Class
If you would like to experience our online program please enter your details below
Frequently Asked Questions
These are some of the questions people most frequently ask us:
Are these online classes going to be offered in person?
These classes are only offered online.
Can Boys Join the Classes?
Yes! We welcome boys to join and offer a boys only hip hop class too! You can find out more about the boys only classes by Clicking Here
How old do you have to be to join?
Classes are offered for Grades 1-12. If you are interested in classes for ages 3 to Grade SK please Click Here
What is the best way to join the class?
Classes can be joined from any device. Students can join from a Computer, a Tablet or a Phone. You can also cast or connect to your device to your TV.
When is the best time to start dancing?
You can start dancing at anytime! The classes are set up in monthly themes and skill building and each class includes a new choreography each month. So it is suitable to join at anytime.
Do you need to have any special dancewear or clothing?
No, we recommend wearing something comfortable and easy to move in. For footwear, please select something that is suitable for your flooring and not slippery; you can dance barefoot, in socks, running shoes or dance shoes if you have them.
Is there any equipment required?
You will require a device to connect to the class. For Ballet for Grades 1 and up we recommend a sturdy chair or table that students can use for a ballet barre.
What platform do students use to join the class.
The classes are hosted through Zoom.
My child is in SK can they join the Grade 1 class?
Students in SK would only be eligible for the Twinkle Stars program until the school year is over (after June the year they complete SK).