Tiny Steps for 2-year-olds
Summer Term: June 5 – July 31
Weekly Sunday Classes
(No Classes on July 3rd)
NOTE: Only one adult (parent or caregiver) attends class with each child.
Tiny Steps - Younger Twos (2 - 2½) 10:00am-10:45am
Tiny Steps - Older Twos (2½ - 3) 11:00am-11:45am
A series of music and creative movement classes for children two years of age to celebrate your child’s natural ability to move in an expressive way. These weekly 45-minute classes are designed to engage children, parents and caregivers through group and individual participation which is vital for early childhood development. Share the joys of music and movement through rhythm and dance as instructors guide your child through fun, playful dance exercises. Music will accompany the class and will enhance basic musicality through drumming rhythms. Your child will develop body awareness and control while exploring his or her own creativity to understand the connection between dance, rhythm and music.
For information on classes for children 3 years or older, click here.
Kay Wylie-Jacob is an artist/educator with a Ph.D. in Performance Studies and an MFA in Dance from New York University. Her background in performance includes work with Twyla Tharp and ten years as Artistic Director of the Big Apple Dance Theatre. During her concert dance career, Dr. Wylie-Jacob performed in twenty-five US cities and traveled to ten countries. Her choreography credits include commissioned work for Middlebury College, the University of Louisville, Halifax Dance Company in Nova Scotia, The New School, The New York Feminist Art Institute and Off-Broadway shows. She toured as Dance Soloist for the National Endowment for the Arts Artist-in-the-Schools Program. Dr. Wylie-Jacob has lectured at colleges and museums in the United States and Canada. Currently, her work at Alvin Ailey includes teaching Tiny Steps at the Ailey Extension, as well as staff development and consultation for the Dance in Education Program.