Youth Programs

Bring TMP to your school, community center, dance studio or after school programs today! Not sure what type of program to offer your students? Not a problem! Our director of education, Grace Nicklos would be happy to build a program that fits all your needs. Contact information can be found below.

school offerings k-12

TMP’s programs bring the arts directly to your students giving them the opportunity to explore dance in performance, ask questions, formulate opinions and participate physically and mentally in a challenging movement experience. Integrating the arts into other subject areas improves academic achievement, motivates attendance, promotes involvement and encourages disciplined behavior. We highly value the importance of mentoring students through arts education workshops.

Ages: K-12       Printable Flyer

Types of K-12 Programs Offered:

  • PERFORMANCES: 40-45 minutes in length for student groups between 50 - 250 students. This program offers a blend of performance and discussion with opportunities for student participation. 

  • WORKSHOPS: 45 minutes to an hour in length for smaller groups (usually 30 or fewer students). This program offers one-on-one interaction between the TMP teaching artists and your students. Content of program can be designed to fit into current school curriculum while expanding students creativity and collaboration skills.
  • RESIDENCIES:  3 or more workshops (usually 45-60 minutes each time) with the same group of students. Residencies can be a combination of the above programs, giving students the opportunity to dive deeper in subject areas presented through the residency.smart moves movement literacy program

smart moves movement literacy program

SMART MOVES, is a movement and literacy program designed to teach language skills through movement. Linking movement and literacy can enhance and develop gross and fine motor coordination skills, creative expression and thinking, social interaction, problem solving, cooperative play, rhythm, and rhyming skills.

Ages: 5-8 years old     Printable Flyer

Types of SMART MOVES Programs Offered:

  • SINGLE WORKSHOP: 45 minutes
  • RESIDENCY: 5 or more classes (with same group of students)

 


creative movement

TMP’s creative movement classes enhance and develop gross and fine motor coordination skills, creative expression and thinking, social interaction, problem solving, cooperative play, rhythm, and rhyming skills. Creative movement also helps to develop individual confidence in students as well their success in working and creating with peers.

Ages: 5-8 years old     Printable Flyer

Types of Creative Movement Programs Offered:

  • SINGLE WORKSHOP: 45 minutes
  • RESIDENCY: 5 or more classes (with same group of students)

dance school offerings

Own or teach at a dance studio? Are you looking to provide professional dance opportunities for your students? Then look no further! TMP offers a wide range of master classes, giving your students the opportunity to take classes from dance professionals in the field!

Ages: 5-18 years old     Printable Flyer

Types of classes offered:

  • MODERN/CONTEMPORARY
  • CHOREOGRAPHY CLASS
  • MODERN LIFTS & WEIGHT SHARING
  • PILATES
  • DANCER WELLNESS
  • TMP COMPANY REPERTORY

Types of Dance School Offerings:

  • 1 HOUR CLASS
  • 1.5 HOUR CLASS
  • 2 HOUR CLASS
  • Host over 2hrs of classes receive 10% off total cost

therapeutic movement (adaptive)

Participants of this class will move in ways and patterns they thought were not possible for them. Exercises will be used that will increase fine motor skills and muscle patterning, teach movement rhythms, develop confidence and creativity, and increase well being. Various types of music will be used to inspire movement and a rhythmic connection to the body. This class is designed to be adaptive to many levels of participation and is inclusive to individuals of all abilities.

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Types of Therapeutic Movement Programs Offered:

  • SINGLE WORKSHOP: 1 hour sessions  
  • Have specific needs and budget? TMP would be happy to design a program that fits your needs.

 

Creative Movement Camp - Tremont

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For Questions or to Bring TMP To You

Contact: Grace Nicklos, Director of Education

Email: grace@themovementproject.org