Youth Dance

For class schedules and fees, please see our Program Guide on right hand side of this page.

New at the New Rochelle YMCA!


Pre-Ballet for ages 3-5 **   (7 week session)
Saturdays starting September 19th  - 9:30 to 10:15am

Fee: $ 54 Members, $81 Non-members

This class will teach your son or daughter the basics of ballet.  Our dance instructor will focus on positions, turnout, alignment and the awareness of music and rhythm.

Beginner Ballet for ages 6-10 **  (7 week session)
Saturdays starting September 19th - 10:15 to 11:00am
Fee: $ 54 Members, $81 Non-members

This class – also co-ed – will teach history, technique, structure and choreography.  This is an open level class; all are encouraged to register.  

For both classes, there will be a combined showcase on Sunday, November 1st at 12:30pm.
** All students need ballet shoes.  Girls will need a black leotard and pink tights; boys will need a black t-shirt and black sweatpants

Lisa Aronowitz has been teaching dance for six years.  She has been a teaching artist in several New York City public schools.  She is experienced in ballet, jazz, hip hop and modern dance.  Lisa attended Fordham High School of the Arts, majoring in Dance.  She is excited to bring pre and beginner ballet to the New Rochelle YMCA.