ARTS, DANCE, & SO MUCH MORE!
Unleash your artistic talents and immerse yourself in a world of creativity at the Federal Way Community Center’s Dance, Art, and Theater Classes. We offer a diverse range of classes that cater to individuals of all ages and skill levels, providing a vibrant hub for artistic expression and growth.
Whether you’re seeking to pursue a lifelong passion, explore a new artistic endeavor, or simply have fun while learning, our Dance, Art, and Theater Classes at the Federal Way Community Center are the perfect place to ignite your imagination and broaden your horizons!
Discover the joy of movement and express your creativity at the Federal Way Community Center Dance Classes. Whether you’re a seasoned dancer or a beginner looking to explore the world of dance, our classes offer a welcoming and inclusive environment for all ages and skill levels.
PRE-BALLET & BALLET
Designed for young dancers, our classes provide a nurturing and inspiring environment where children can explore the beauty and discipline of ballet. Watch them blossom into graceful performers and witness the magic that comes from their dedication and passion for ballet!
Designed for young dancers, our classes provide a fun and energetic environment where kids can explore the art of tap dancing. From basic steps to more intricate combinations, students will learn to create captivating rhythms with their feet, fostering creativity and self-expression along the way.
CHEER & DANCE TEAM
Cheer, dance, jump, kick, yell in this exciting class with lots of variety! Basic and advanced cheer and hip hop moves will be taught. A great class for boys and girls!
A perfect class for young teens who want to learn more contemporary skills with a Broadway feel! A chance to let your sassy side shine! Jazz specific shoes, leggings and a t-shirt are a great combo for wearing to practices.
Creative movement classes provide young children with an introduction to the magical world of dance! Using make-believe imagery, hands-on props, and interactive music, children explore basic dance concepts. Children also practice taking turns, sharing, and following directions.
A class where your dancer can get their groove on! A chance to learn basics of hip hop and have a better vocabulary of some sick, classic moves! Requires an outfit you can move freely and comfortably in. Sneakers encouraged.
ADULT DANCE CLASSES
Led by experienced instructors, our Gymnastic Classes provide a structured curriculum that caters to children of all skill levels, from beginners to more advanced gymnasts. Through a combination of skill-building exercises, tumbling, balance beam routines, and bar work, our classes help children improve their flexibility, agility, and overall physical fitness.
Beyond physical development, our Gymnastic Classes foster important life skills such as discipline, perseverance, and teamwork. Through interactive and engaging activities, children develop self-confidence, body awareness, and a sense of accomplishment.
An expertly designed gymnastics program tailored to meet the needs of young children, ages 4 to 5. Our Tumbling course offers a perfect blend of fun and safety for your little ones who adore climbing and rolling. It serves as an excellent introduction to the fundamental principles of gymnastics, instilling a strong foundation in tumbling techniques.
For children aged 6 to 11, we present “Youth Gymnastics,” a well-structured program that caters to both beginners and those with some prior gymnastics experience. Our expert coaches will guide participants through intermediate to advanced gymnastics skills, ensuring a comprehensive learning journey in a safe and nurturing environment.
VISUAL ARTS & CRAFTS
Whether you are looking for a new creative outlet, or hoping to sharpen your existing skills with more practice, the arts classes we offer will give you those opportunities and more!
We are always looking for art instructors! Contact Cassie.Swan@cityoffederalway.com for more information!
Let’s have some fun with watercolor. You will choose your subject matter from your own photos or ones supplied in class. You may include places as well as objects and/or people. During these sessions we will explore washes, wet on wet, and dry brush techniques. You will paint from observation as well as creative exploration.
This is an informal drawing group for those who may or may not have any experience drawing and want to meet likewise individuals. After warm up exercises with our favorite tool, students will draw from observation with various techniques. Line quality and shading will be explored using the inspiration around us. Please bring your own supplies!
Your budding actor will learn theatre terminology, acting technique, vocal exercises and dance steps that will prepare them for an amazing performance. Your child will experience daily classes and rehearsals in a fun and rewarding environment that will have them feeling like a star.
ROSEBUD ACTING CLASS
Have fun developing your acting skills while creating characters using movement, voice, and creativity. We’ll use theatre games, improvisation, group scenes, and more to develop the skills all actors need for their acting training as well as interpersonal skills needed for success in everyday life. FREE class presentation for friends and family on last class day.
ROSEBUD MUSICAL THEATER
Calling all Broadway Babies! Who wants to be a “Triple Threat”? We’ll work on developing your physicality, vocal projection & articulation, and dance in this musical theatre class. Have fun singing & dancing to your favorite musical theatre numbers from popular Broadway musicals. FREE class presentation for friends and family on last class day.
YOUTH THEATER CAMP (AGES 7 – 12)
CURRENT PERFORMANCE: The Little Mermaid Jr.
In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, longs to leave her ocean home — and her fins — behind and live in the world above. But first, she’ll have to defy her father, King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch, Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she’s the girl whose enchanting voice he’s been seeking.
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TEEN THEATER CAMP (AGES 13 – 18)
CURRENT PERFORMANCE: Little Shop of Horrors. A deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical, Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Beauty And The Beast, and Aladdin) are the creative geniuses behind what has become one of the most popular shows in the world.
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SHARE YOUR CREATIVE PASSION WITH OTHERS!
Whether you dream of performing on stage, playing in a band, or simply enjoying the beauty of creating music, our lessons will help you develop the skills and confidence to pursue your musical aspirations. Enroll today and let the melody of your dreams come to life.
GUITAR & UKULELE
Enjoy a 40-minute private lesson with our skilled instructor. Whether you’re a beginner eager to learn your first chords or an experienced player looking to enhance your skills, our lessons provide a welcoming and supportive environment for all ages and levels.
Discover the joy of playing the piano, express your emotions through music, and experience the satisfaction of mastering this timeless instrument. Enroll today and let the music flow from your fingertips!