Performing Arts

A cornerstone of Arts and Athletics programming

–Musical Theater
–Instrumental Music Instruction

the performing arts help students to develop poise and confidence in performance — foundations for future success and enjoyment!

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Some of the classes we offer:

First Steps to Musical Theater
First Steps is our introduction to musical theater for Kindergarten and first graders where they learn the basics  of dancing, singing, and acting. Engaging in age-appropriate theater activities, students learn dialogue and staging and develop confidence through presenting their work to an audience of family and friends.

Upper GradesTheater Skills  at PS 9
On Mondays students in grades 4-5 will participate in songs and scenes from ‘Oliver’ and on Wednesdays, students in grades 2-3 will participate in songs and science from ‘Charlie Brown’. Classes meet over the course of both Fall and Winter cycle with performances in March of 2024. The “Skill Building” class meets each Tuesday for students in grades 2-5 with a short performance at the end of each cycle.

Creative Movement and Dance
Elements of dance including, Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Funk, House, and West-African introduce a variety of skills to encourage children to use dance as a form of expression and a way to connect to their bodies.

Tap, Hula, Ballet, Irish Step, Hip-Hop There are so many forms of dance offered! Check out your school’s schedule for more information.