Dancing is the second-best way to let the body do the talking, just short of being born with a mouth in your bellybutton. Speak from the feet with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $99 for a Broadway Center Stage kids' camp, August 20–24 (a $250 value)
- $99 for a Broadway Center Stage kids' camp, August 27–31 (a $250 value)
Kids aged 5–12 learn ballet, jazz, hip-hop, modern, and musical-theater dance styles, performing numbers from productions including Annie, West Side Story, and Phantom of the Opera. Between dance lessons, youngsters make costumes, props, and sets. The week culminates in a performance on Friday. Classes are held 10 a.m.–3 p.m., Monday–Friday.
Portland Festival Ballet
Portland Festival Ballet has a cast of performance-arts instructors that serve as the architects behind the organization's lively, world-class productions. The seasoned coaches prepare fledgling hoofers and thespians to face the crowd through a schedule of acting and dancing classes for kids, teens, and adults. During breathtaking performances that have included The Nutcracker and the annual Spring Concert, Portland Festival Ballet's charismatic performers storm the stage at the Lake Oswego High School Theater to dazzle audiences with high-flying pirouettes and convincing impersonations of ficus trees.