Dance ROCKS!

Dance ROCKS!

Dance Makes Lasting Memories Let’s face it...dance ROCKS! Whether you have been dancing for years or just signed up for your first class, dance is a great way to stay active and make lasting memories (and friendships). Dance is a form of expression that brings people...

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How Dance Benefits Our Community

How Dance Benefits Our Community

Coming Together Through the Art of Dance At Nan’s Dance School of Raleigh, we wanted to understand how dance can impact our community. Like many art forms, dance can inspire us, teach us, and ultimately unite us. After recognizing the power dance has to bring people...

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Dance is an Art Form

Dance is an Art Form

5 Elements of Dance A painter uses a brush and a canvas. A sculptor uses clay and a chisel. A violinist uses a violin and a bow. All of these artists have different tools, techniques, and skills to create their art form. Dance is no different. A dancer uses their...

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Is Competition Good For Kids?

Is Competition Good For Kids?

How To Facilitate Healthy Competition Parents may ask themselves, “Is competition right for my child?” At Nan’s School of Dance in Raleigh, we have seen that when parents learn how to facilitate healthy competition, their child can thrive and grow! We believe that...

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Can Dance Make You a Better Athlete?

Can Dance Make You a Better Athlete?

5 Ways Dance Improves Athletic Performance A football player in a ballet class?! A Heisman trophy winner working on a pirouette! Why are college and professional athletes turning to dance class? Could it be that dance offers something that other sports and workouts...

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How The Dance Studio Affects The Classroom

How The Dance Studio Affects The Classroom

3 Ways Dance Can Improve Academic Performance At Nan’s School of Dance in Raleigh, we have seen children learn and grow through dance. The skills that children learn here can be transferred into the classroom. Important skills like time management, self-discipline,...

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How Dance Can Benefit Your Mental Health

How Dance Can Benefit Your Mental Health

The Link Between Dance and Happiness One of the greatest benefits of dance is the positive effect it has on our mental health. Here at Nan’s Dance in Raleigh, we offer a variety of dance classes that will be both fun and have a positive effect on your child’s mental...

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Five Ways Your Child Will Grow Through Dance

Five Ways Your Child Will Grow Through Dance

Empowering Your Child Through Dance Class At Nan’s Dance in Raleigh, we understand that parents are always looking for interesting and satisfying activities for their children. From organized sports to participating in the arts, getting your child involved is a great...

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COVID 19 Safety Protocols for Dance Classes

COVID 19 Safety Protocols for Dance Classes

New COVID 19 Safety Protocols at Nan’s Dance We are committed to keeping our dancers safe & protected The safety of our young dancers is of utmost importance to us at Nan’s School of Dance, therefore we’ve enacted many new safety protocols in our studio to make sure...

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