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...
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...
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...
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...
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...