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2004-2015

11 YEARS - NURTURING THE YOUTH OF OUR LOCAL COMMUNITY IN THE PERFORMING ARTS, CHEER & DANCE!!

 

ENROL NOW!!!

 

 

CLICK HERE FOR  OUR EXCITING

2015 TIMTABLE

 

 

CLICK HERE FOR A 2015 ENROLMENT FORM

 

CLICK HEREFOR THE YOU CAN DANCE 2015 ENROLMENT HANDBOOK... All you need to know about enrolling in at YOU CAN DANCE!! 

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ADULTS THIS IS YOUR YEAR!!! 

 

Adult Jazz Monday 7pm

Adult Contemporary Monday 8pm

Adult Tap Wednesday 7pm

Adult Cheer Wed 8:15pm

 

COME JOIN IN THE FUN!!

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2014 YCD AASCF NATIONAL CHAMPIONS

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CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR YCD SUPERSTARS!!!

Amazing achievement for YOU CAN DANCE!! Nationals this year held at the GOLD COAST CONVENTION CENTRE had entries from over 900 clubs/studios & over 7,500 competitors!!!

YCD also received… 3 x 2nd placings; 5 x 3rd placings; 1 x 4th place & 1 x 5th place!!! 

2014 STATE CHAMPIONS

Mini Cheer, Youth Cheer, Junior Cheer, 

Youth Hip Hop, Youth Hip Hop (Novice),

Youth Pom, Senior Pom & 7 qualifying stunt groups for NATIONALS!!!

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Mummy & Me 'Waddler' Dance Classes

 

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- Program tailored for babies 12months - 24months & Mummy...

- Enrich your child's development by dancing together;

- Explore movement with sensory rich props;

- Catering to the attention span & motor capabilities of a young walker! 

ONCE BABY CAN WALK THEY CAN DANCE!!

A great opportunity for Mum's (or Dad's) to learn about their child's development while they dance and enjoy the company of other parents.

THURSDAY & SATURDAY MORNINGS

 at 9:30 am - ALL WELCOME!!

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Start your dance journey with

'ANGELINA BALLERINA' ACADEMY CLASSES at YOU CAN DANCE

For Little Stars With Big Dreams!! 

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Monday 10:00am(Level 1) & 10:45am (Level 2)

Wednesday 4:00pm (Level 2)

Thursday 9:15am (Level 1 & 2)

Saturday 9:45am (Level 1) & 10:30am (Level 2)

 

WHAT IS THE ANGELINA BALLERINA PROGRAM ALL ABOUT???

An internationally renowned ballet program for 3-6yrs with heavy foundations in child phycology, it teaches in a multifaceted manner catering to all children's learning styles, the program has a strong literacy element, promotion of 'good dancing manners' and it's AMAZING  ballet curriculum will give your little dancer a wonderful start into the world of dance! A tailored program to suit 3-6yr olds with two levels (level 1...3-4.5 yrs & level 2... 4.5-6yrs). Your child will adore this class and learn so much while being guided by Angelina!!

Angelina mouse ears and tutu's can also be purchased through the studio…which can be worn to classes each week...

 

 

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You Can Dance Performing Arts School is proud to be an 

Angelina Ballerina Partner Studio 

 

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YCD_4029.jpg - smallYCD BRIGHT STARS DANCE CLASSES ... YCD offers exciting dance classes for those with physical &/or intellectual challenges for 10yrs through to adult.
 
Our experienced staff bring the joy of learning to dance in a safe and nurturing environment  to EVERYONE!!  
 
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CELEBRATE YOUR CHILD'S NEXT BIRTHDAY WITH US AT

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2 HOUR DISCO DANCE PARTY... FUN, FUN, FUN!!!

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CLICK HERE-  Disco Dance Party Information

 

CLICK HERE - Disco Dance Party Booking Form 

 

MAKE A BOOKING or ENQUIRE TODAY

0416 213 816 

jane@youcandance.com.au

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BRIDAL DANCE CLASSES

Do you want something special & memorable for your bridal dance??

Do you want to feel confident about dancing at your wedding???

Do you have two left feet???

 

If the answer is YES to any of the above...

 

‘YOU CAN DANCE’ WILL COME TO YOUR RESCUE!!!

 

Create something special & unique for YOUR Bridal Dance.

Individualised classes, tailored specifically for the bridal couple to YOUR wedding song. The emphasis is on YOU!! 

 

Affordable cost for couples & small class packages if you wish to involve your bridal party are also available upon request! 

 

AND BEST OF ALL

NO DANCE EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!!

 

In the last couple of years YOU CAN DANCE have had the great honour of assisting many bridal couples create an AMAZING bridal dance— where they have danced on their wedding day together, feeling confident and knowing they have created a lasting memory for themselves and their guests. You DO NOT need to be an experience dancer to perform a beautiful wedding dance and FEEL and LOOK amazing on the dance floor at your wedding!

Perform a Bridal dance your guests will talk about for years to come!

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Performing Arts School...

 

You Can Dance! Performing Arts School has been servicing the Emu Plains, Leonay, Penrith, Glenmore Park, Castlereagh, Glenbrook, Mulgoa, Mt Riverview, Blaxland, Springwood, Lower Blue Mountains, and Western Suburbs districts since 2004. YOU CAN DANCE continues to provide its community with EXCELLENCE in DANCE, CHEER and PERFORMING ARTS tuition maintaining EXCEPTIONALLY COMPETITIVE tuition fees ensuring opportunities to learn the performing arts are not out of reach for anyone! Their family friendly and 'real' philosophies along with the quality in teaching & excellent facilities have seen You Can Dance grow into one of the largest and most competitive schools in the Penrith, Emu Plains & Lower Blue Mountains region! Located at 2/8 Bromley Road & 2/125 Russell Street Emu Plains our performing arts school is in the heart of Emu Plains and in very close proximity to Leonay, Penrith, Glenmore Park, and all Lower Blue Mountains suburbs. 
 
You Can Dance! offers an all encompassing timetable of classes in all facets of DANCE, CHEERLEADING and PERFORMING ARTS for ALL ages from 12 months of age up to adults!
NO-ONE IS EXCLUDED - There is a class on the 2015 timetable for absolutely EVERYONE!! 
 
You Can Dance! ... on offer include... Jazz, Classical Ballet (Royal Academy of Dance), Tap (Glenn Wood Syllabus), Hip Hop, the ANGELINA BALLERINA ACADEMY PROGRAM (for 3-6yrs), MUMMY & ME 'WADDLER' DANCE (12-24 months), Contemporary, Boys only Hip Hop, Break dance, Musical Theatre, Tumbling, Baby Boppers (2-3 yrs), YCD BRIGHT STARS CLASSES, Pom (cheer dance), American Cheerleading & Stunt group classes!
 
You Can Dance! Offers an extensive timetable for all aged 2 years of age and beyond.
 
You Can Dance! Offers the opportunity for students in Tap (Glenn Wood Tap Syllabus) and Classical Ballet (Royal Academy of Dance) to do examinations and work their way toward a dance qualification while being examined by an independent expert. YCD's Exam results have are always exceptional.DSCN1369.JPG - large
 
You Can Dance! has purpose built Dance & Performing Arts Studios. Boasting 3 large dance studios to conduct their exciting timetable of classes...studios are equipped with sprung wooden & tarquet flooring, adjustable barres, mirrors and more! There is also a large air conditioned reception/waiting area. YCD's dance studios are some of the largest and best equipped in the Penrith, Emu Plains and Lower Mountains district by far! 2014 saw a second venue in Russell street (just around the corner to Bromley Rd studio) to allow expansion of the facilities available to its students and to accommodate it's growing timetable!!
 
You Can Dance! staff are qualified, highly trained and experts in their fields... providing challenging, nurturing and exciting classes in all areas of Dance, Cheer and the Performing Arts.
 
You Can Dance! has a 'team' philosophy where all students, teachers & parents work together creating a positive environment in which to learn; no one is more important than the next person...teachers and students will together embrace our children's achievements and develop student potential by nurturing their self esteem, providing excellence in quality teaching experiences whilst keeping a small family school mentality. After 10 years in the industry they have earned their place as a leader in the local area...not just through longevity of business - by year in year out providing a family oriented school with the exceptional tuition, keeping things affordable, really caring about their student body and embracing their students talents. They have produced some fine performers whilst maintaining personal care and attention to each of their families! Teachers at You Can Dance do not just teach the steps...THEY CARE, MOTIVATE, INSPIRE & LEAD our young people of tomorrow in a positive environment bringing the best out in every student - every class! Every student adds value to the school and is made to feel this way...as is every parent. Their school of students, parents and teachers is what makes You Can Dance not just a great school, but a great community!
 
If you don't feel great about what you are doing...why do it!! So at You Can Dance! they aim to make our kids feel GREAT!! They realise the impact they have on the lives of young people and take this role very seriously!
 
The quality in both dance and performing arts education is second to none, their commitment to their students is unwavering and the facilities You Can Dance provide and continue to improve are exceptional! Whether you wish to enrol in classes for fun and fitness or aim for a professional career - ALL can be catered for with their experienced and professional staff to help lead the way! The quality of their work produced is a testament to both the dedication of their fantastically talented students...and also their staff! An awesome line up in 2014!! It's going to be GREAT year! 
 
You Can Dance! hit the competitive cheerleading and dance scene in 2011 with remarkable success...they are now home to a HUGE number of STATE & NATIONAL CHEERLEADING & DANCE GRAND CHAMPIONS!! Competitive Cheerleading and Dance is now a huge part of their weekly timetable and their success on the Cheer and Dance scene is well known and respected in the cheer and dance industry! You Can Dance is the MOST SUCCESSFUL studio from the Penrith, Emu Plains, & Lower Blue Mountains region competing in the most competitive Cheer and Dance competitions in Australia!! IMG_8152.JPG - large
 
Their performance teams also perform at numerous community & charity events each year including school fetes, The Cameron Burke Memorial Hot Rod Show, Penrith Relay For Life, Newmarch House Nursing Home, Carols By Candlelight at Leonay & Penrith - to name a few! They have also very successful at the Hip Hop Internationals BATTLEGROUNDS in the Varsity and Open division. 
 We are looking forward to an AMAZING 2015!!
 
Hope you can join us for the ride!
 
Please see our ENROLMENT INFORMATION PAGE for more comprehensive information about everything YOU CAN DANCE! can offer you in 2015!
 
Questions or need advice?? 
 
Call Jane - 0416 213 816 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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RELAY FOR LIFE PERFORMANCE 2014

 

JUNIOR HIP HOP 2014

 

YOUTH HIP HOP - Nationals 2014 -3rd Place! 

   

You Can Dance! School Principal Jane Houlihan has trained extensively in all facets of the Performing Arts - with an emphasis on dance. Her professional performance experience is extensive, performing & choreographing professionally for 20 years supporting numerous acclaimed Australian artists Australia wide. Jane has been teaching dance for nearly 25yrs and is current training to gain her R.A.D teaching certificate. The 'team' philosophy instilled in the school comes from the top down! Jane is an incredible leader who's talents as a teacher are excellent, but her ability to lead her students teachers and parents is exceptional! Jane continues to be a great learner and continue to grow as a dancer herself and take on new challenges professionally for herself and is certainly inspiring to those around her! Jane is a former Primary School teacher and uses this qualification every day in her teaching - her experience working with children & adults of all ages, as a choreographer, as a teacher and as a performer is second to none and incredibly extensive!! Jane is an approachable school principal who cares about each and every one of her students and parents. One of he things that sets You Can Dance apart form many other local schools! 
 
You Can Dance! has an exhaustive costume wardrobe. Costume Hire in large groups can be accommodated for primary school & high school groups, dance schools & other performance groups for an extremely reasonable cost!
 
You Can Dance! will cater also to Bridal couples & bridal parties wanting to do that something special for their Bridal dance and make their wedding memorable!! 
 
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Grooving the AASCF Sunnies!!