Individuals inclined toward self-expression always long for muses, without realizing they are a big responsibility, demanding regular walks, a ticket to every sunset, and smoothies made of old pastels and Greek yogurt. Cultivate creativity an easier way with today's Groupon: for $20, you get one month, with one class per week, of the dance, fitness, or art classes of your choice (A $40 value) from City Park Movement & Art on Dumaine Street. Toddler Time, Friday Fun Night, and Funky Friday classes are excluded from this deal. The small supply fee for art class is not included.
City Park Movement & Art was founded to provide a warm and welcoming space for people of all ages to express themselves creatively through dance, movement, and art. Choose from an artistic potpourri of classes to freshen the stagnant air in your creativity cavity. Ballet and Tap classes teach budding Baryshnikovs the basics of classical ballet, tap, and jazz, and are offered for a variety of age ranges from 18 months and up. Boys’ and girls’ tap classes infuse foot phalanges with an undeniable rhythm, while kids’ acrobatics and yoga class for young ones aged 4 to 7 disperse overloads of youthful energy. Art classes ($40 per month plus supply fee) are offered for young Picassos of all ages, so they can discover the creative potential of collages and painting.
For grown-ups who have not lost their creativity to the world of offices, mortgages, and stuffing paperwork into pastry shells, adult tap and ballet classes are offered, along with barre Pilates, all of which require no previous ballet experience. Beginner Pilates and Pilates with weights pump a refreshing breath of fitness into busy weeks. Most classes are 45 minutes long, and they are taught by dedicated instructors Nikki Miner and Kat Ryalls. Check out the schedule to find a time that works around a busy schedule of porpoise whittling, and call to enroll in a class.
Children under six attending the art classes must be accompanied by a caretaker, who may also create art.
4300 Dumaine St.
New Orleans, Louisiana 70119Get Directions