"Creativity is intelligence having fun!" - Einstein
Learn awesome dance moves from experience professional André Cole as he helps students elevate their creative minds, moving bodies and physical abilities to new levels of confidence. Dance and music are abundant ways of expressing oneself while having a ton of fun and improving physical wellness.
The many benefits of moving our body to melodies and beats is exceptional way to create physical and psychological relief and stability.
Students learn about choreographed and improvised movement, musicality, culture and self development through the art of hip hop dance.
André is a life-long creative committed to educating and encouraging others to journey through their unique experiences and expressions. Students learn more than movements and musicality, but about cultural history, community and self development! André teaches dance, music and fitness classes to youth K-5 and adults around the Bay Area. He has has been live streaming classes for several months. His styles as a mover and musician are influenced by street dance and traditional cultures of the Bay Area, New York, Brazil and many other places, people and techniques around the world.
Multi-sensory, interactive creativity for kids entering grades K-6th
Safe space for self-expression
ALL levels welcome and will develop social, creative, technical, athletic skills.
Curating the polymath in childhood curiosity and imagination
"Art encourages children to think, developing skills and confidence as they go."
- MaryAnn F. Kohl & Barbara Zabarouwski
Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body.
What do children need most in quarantine?
To move their bodies, which they are designed to do! André guides students' abundant athletic and artist energy through movement storytelling and imagination and musical interpretation building their self-confidence in expression and communication while getting a great mental and physical workout!
André encourage students to explore limits and take chances by using the world around them to create stories, while developing kinesthetic and emotional awareness.