classes for kids & teens with Nicole

Our classes for children, ages 4 - 18, are taught by Nicole Flaherty. All levels of ability are welcome.

Classes are held in the studio and size is limited. Pre-registration is required for each session. No drop-ins. Masks are optional.  

New Students: Try 1 Free Class in September.

To sign up email:


Sign up for one or both 8-week Sessions:

Session 1:  September 6 – October 29

Session 2:  November 1 – January 29


$176 per session of 8 classes (60 min classes)

$160 per session of 8 classes (45 min classes)


Please download and complete one form per child. Be sure to specify which classes and sessions you want for your child. Once it's complete, scan or take a photo of it, and email it to Nicole. 
Our preferred methods of payment are check or cash, but we also accept Venmo and Pay Pal.

Make checks payable to “Gina’s Studio of Dance and Fitness”.

Venmo: Nicole-Flaherty-1204

PayPal: Ginaflaherty 

Email Nicole with questions or to send registration: 


Ages 6 – 18


• Kids (ages 6-9): Wednesdays, 5:00 - 6:00 pm

• Intermediate (ages 9-12): Thursdays, 3:30 - 4:30 pm

• Beginner & Intermediate (ages 12-15): Thursdays, 7:15-8:15 pm

• Advanced (ages 14-18 with 2 yrs dance): Wednesdays, 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Musical Theatre Dance is a Broadway style jazz class focusing primarily on performance, choreography, and basic jazz technique. You’ll learn how to master acting while dancing!  Limit is 12 students. 

Dress code: 

Girls: Form-fitting tank top or leotard, dark leggings, black jazz shoes 

Boys: Form-fitting solid color tee shirt, black pants, black jazz shoes

JAZZ  (Ages 6-15)

• Kids (ages 6-11): Tuesday, 5:00 - 6:00 pm

• Teens (ages 12-15): Tuesday, 7:15 - 8:15 pm

Jazz is an energetic dance form that is all about performance, style, and strength. It is known for its smooth, fluid movement, just like jazz music itself.  Jazz originated in America but is influenced by classical European dance and African folk dance. This class is highly recommended for students who are interested in Musical Theater technique.

Dress code: 

Girls: Form-fitting tank top or leotard, dark leggings, black jazz shoes 

Boys: Form-fitting solid color T-shirt,  black pants, black jazz shoes

 LYRICAL  (Ages 8 - 12)  

Thursdays, 5:15 - 6:15 pm

Lyrica is a style of dance that fuses ballet and jazz techniques with the movement being driven by the lyrics of a song. This class will focus on the fundamentals of lyrical dance as well as improvisation as we learn to tell a story through dance. Come and see why lyrical is one of the most popular dance styles today.

Dress code: 

Girls: Form-fitting tank top or leotard, dark leggings, black jazz shoes 

Boys: Form-fitting solid color tee shirt, black pants, black jazz shoes

Ages 6 - 10     


Saturdays, 11:00 am - 12:00 noon

This combination class lays the foundation for the young dancer.  Ballet is a classical art form that is graceful and powerful. Your child will learn basic ballet techniques and then transition to Tap where they can express themselves rhythmically with their feet. 

Dress code: 

Girls ballet: solid color leotard and pink tights,
ballet slippers (ballet skirt optional)

Boys ballet: form-fitting solid T-shirt, black pants, black ballet slippers

Tap: same outfit with black tap shoes required 

Ages 8 - 12     


Thursdays, 4:30 - 5:15 pm

Tap dance is a form of dance characterized by using the sounds of tap shoes striking the floor as a form of
percussion. It is widely used in musical theater. 

Dress code: 

Girls: solid color leotard pink tights, black tap shoes

Boys: form-fitting solid T-shirt, black pants, black tap shoes

Ages 4 - 7


Saturdays, 10:15 - 11:00 am  (only 2 spots left)

Does your child love fairy tales and Disney? If so, this class is the perfect fit! Your child will be introduced to Ballet while dancing to Disney and fairy tale music. This class is the perfect creative outlet for imagination to roam free through dancing. 
Dress Code:

Girls: Solid color leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers. Ballet skirt is optional.

Boys: solid color form fitting tee shirt, black pants, and black ballet slippers


All ages and levels


Private lessons are offered for any age group and all levels. Whether it’s lessons  in ballet, tap, jazz, or a private coaching session to prepare for a show audition. or college admission – we will work with your child to help them achieve their goals. Prices vary based on length of lesson.

Email Nicole at for information and schedule availability.