Centenary College Conservatory of Dance
715 Grand Ave., Hackettstown, 908-979-0900 ext. 4. Dance training for ages 14 to adult in modern, ballet, jazz, tap, intro to dance, Chinese dance, adult yoga and pilates.
The Connection Dance Workshops
The Connection, 79 Maple St., Summit, 908-273-4242. Free weekend dance workshops led by professionals are held throughout the year. Open to the public. Call to be placed on dance mailing list.
The Institute of Music for Children
780 Salem Ave., Elizabeth, 908-469-1211 x6. Non-profit organization that offers affordable classes and private lessons in instrumental music, voice, dance, visual arts and drama to children, teens and adults. Enrollment for our 12-week spring semester begins December 15th. Our 5-week summer camp for ages 5-17 begins June 27th. Summer camp enrollment begins March 1st. Our vision is to create H.A.R.M.O.N.Y—Helping Achieve Responsible Motivated Optimistic Neighborhood Youth by providing in-depth arts experiences that aid in the personal and academic development of its youth. Facebook.com/instituteofmusic.
Junior Knights Dance Team of Rutgers University
PO Box 1585, Toms River, NJ 08754, 732-341-1765. Dancers and cheerleaders ages 8-18 learn pro-level choreography and perform at half-time shows at select Rutgers events.
Mason Gross School of the Arts Extension Division, Rutgers University
Rehearsal Hall, Room 101, 85 George St., New Brunswick, 848-932-8618. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Mason Gross Extension Division offers world-class arts education to the entire community, right here in Central Jersey. Our innovative programming allows artists of all ages and ability levels to interact and learn from some of New Jersey's most distinguished teaching artists at the state's premier arts conservatory. Courses of study are available for beginners, enthusiastic amateurs, and those with professional training. Mason Gross is an American Ballet Theatre Certified Ballet School offering the renowned National Training Curriculum presented by ABT trained instructors in Mason Gross' beautiful dance studios.
The Moderne Academie of Fine Arts
1820 East Second Street, Scotch Plains, 908-322-4249. The Moderne Academie of Fine Arts has been fostering the love of dance for over forty years. Classes in ballet, hip hop, jazz, tap, lyrical, acrobatics, and pointe. Summer dance program includes camps, classes and workshops.
New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble
315B Springfield Ave., Summit, 908-273-5500. Pre-professional ballet company offers training in classical and modern ballet to serious dance students aged 9-18.