Choreography by Rae

Online Dance Classes

Self Confidence Boosting Fun in the comfort of your own home.

Private Lessons

Private Lessons (all ages)

Web Based Private Dance Lessons are available and good for the whole family!

If you have a web camera, tablet, or smart phone then you’re ready to go.

The lesson can be for kids or adults. Want to get the whole family involved? Let’s make a themed dance party, and have an old fashioned sock hop! You can learn any number of dance styles and if you managed to grab some ice cream on your last food run, then your kids will dig doing the twist with you.

Web Based Group Class

Unlimited Weekly Group Classes for $25!

1 week of unlimited Group Classes for only $25 per family. Click below to learn more.

Ages 4-6

Monday

2:30pm EST- Let’s Put on a Play

In this 25 minute acting class, kids will play drama games to help improve performance and public speaking skills. We’ll then create our own short play.

Tuesday

2:30pm EST- Latin Dance Grooves

In this high energy 25-minute interactive dance class kids will learn Salsa, Mergengue, and Bachata while dancing to classic and modern Latin music.

Wednesday

11:00am EST- Creative Movement Live!

Songs, Skipping, Dancing, and imagination playtime Ms. Rae’s Live web based class offers your little one a fun opportunity to keep moving. This class builds locomotor skills and  dance technique.

2:30pm EST- Kids Hip Hop

In this web based kids dance class, students ages 4-6 explore both Old School Hip Hop, new trends, and street jazz. Students will learn dance technique, Hip Hop terminology, how to create their own freestyle, and how to follow choreography.

Thursday

2:30pm EST- Yoga Games

This isn’t your grandma’s sun salutation! In this 25 minute class, kids will play build their yoga knowledge and body awareness through yoga games. Starting with a fun fact greeting kids will transition into a series of games and end with a basic flow. Yoga Games offers a great way for high energy kids to find balance and focus

Ages 6-12

Monday

3:30pm EST- Create Your Own Dance

Let’s dance! In this class kids will play dance games, while building dance technique, and learning to create their own routines. No dance experience required. This class is design to improve rhythm, musicality, and support creative thinking. We’ll apply different dance concepts (applying emotion to movement, changing levels, changing speed).

Tuesday

3:30pm EST-Youth Hip Hop 

This interactive class allows kids to explore old school hip hop, new dance trends, and street jazz. Students will learn dance technique, dance studio etiquette, hip hop dance terminology, how to create their own freestyle, and how to follow choreography.

Wednesday

4:30pm EST- Yoga Games

This isn’t your grandma’s sun salutation! In this 55 minute class, kids will play build their yoga knowledge and body awareness through yoga games. Starting with a fun fact greeting kids will transition into a series of games and end with a basic flow. Yoga Games offers a great way for high energy kids to find balance and focus.

Thursday

4:30pm EST- Drama Club
In this 55 minute acting class, students will play drama games to help improve performance and public speaking skills. We’ll then create our own short play.

Friday

4:00pm EST- Ballet Basics (ages 6-12)

This 55 minute beginner ballet class is designed to build strength, flexibility, and ballet technique in a supportive environment. Foundational skills developed can improve body awareness and help in any style of dance. Suitable for beginners and dancers looking to maintain their practice.

Pay What You Wish Classes

2pm- Reading with Rae (grades K-4)

One of my favorite parts of Little Jammers was story time with the kids. Choreography by Rae offers free story time on Fridays at 2pm. The session runs 20-30 minutes

3pm- Dance Jam (all kids welcome)
Take a break from sitting, clicking, and starring. We’ll learn some dance moves the we’ll turn up the beats for a Virtual Dance Party! The dance party runs for 30 minutes

Youth Hip Hop

Siblings Welcome at No Additional Cost

Celebrate your child's interest in the arts. Contact Ms. Rae today!

Tips for a successful On Line experience:

Getting Set Up:

    • Your confirmation email should include a link to Zoom. You can join the class using a web browser or the Zoom app. download the Zoom app.
    • Decide whether your using a smart phone, laptop, or computer. If you screencast to a t.v. be sure your microphone and camera are still nearby.
    • Be sure to share your microphone and camera so Rae can see you and hear you (not required for free reading time, but recommended for the interactive portion of the reading group).
    • For Private Lessons make sure Rae has the correct email/ phone number for you so she can learn more about your lesson goals. 

Suspect Illness?

If your child has signs of illness now, it is better to cancel at least 15 minutes before class.Just email or text Rae. You can always reschedule your artist is feeling better.

Email: choreographybyrae@gmail.com or text Rae directly at (646) 617-9376

FAQ

What equipment do i need?

Classes are taught through Zoom. You do not need to download the Zoom app to attend. You may use a computer, table, laptop, or smartphone. If you prefer to simply call in, know that the instructor cannot see you.

Do I have to pay per child?

If the children are sharing the same electronic device you do not need to pay per child.

Do I have to share my camera?

Sharing your camera is necessary for private lessons and group classes.

You do not have to share your camera during reading time or dance jam.

If your child is concerned about other students “seeing” them then let Rae know so arrangements can be made for only Rae to see your child in a group class.

What if we need to cancel?

You may register for class at least 2 hours before the scheduled class time. 

Private lessons may be scheduled at least 1 hour before the scheduled start time. 

Reschedule request may be made no less than 1 hour before the scheduled start time. 

If you are experiencing a health emergency that prohibits canceling with 1 hour notice, please contact Rae to discuss.

Do You offer Refunds?

We understand that restrictions on movement has impacted many families differently. Group Class enrollment remains open up until 15  minutes before the class. Private lesson request are available up until 1 hour before the start time and rescheduling request are accepted up until 15 minutes before the scheduled start time. 

We are unable to provide refunds, but will work with you to reschedule.

Do you offer private lessons ?

Yes! You can schedule a private lesson. The private lesson can be used for 1 child, all the kids, or for the whole family. To schedule visit Private Lessons page or contact Rae direclty.