Carolyn Dutra Dance Studio
Tradition...with an EDGE
Studios in Warwick, Cranston, Smithfield, RI
Winner PROJO Best RI Dance School 2022,2020,2019,2018,2017
Hippity Hop Crew
The brand new Hippity Hop Crew for ages 5 to 9 is designed for students who have a passion and talent for hip-hop dancing and performing! Interested students may audition In September and if selected attend class weekly October through June, purchase a costume and perform at select events. Dancers must have good attendance and be prepared to focus, work hard, and have fun!

  • Meets weekly at the Smithfield Studio:  Thursdays 7:00-7:50pm, October-June
  • Under the direction of Miss Rachel, Miss Juliette and Miss Carolyn
  • Good attendance is expected.
  • Dancers may have 3 excused absences
  • Tuition is $60/month in addition to regular tuition. 
  • Warmup, Strength, Conditioning, Hip Hop Progressions, Combinations, Some Acro/Tumbling/Tricks
  • Dancers will learn numerous routines to be performed at different venues/events
  • Dancers may bring a water bottle to class
Dress Code
  • Clothes you can move in, sneakers that were not worn outside, hair pulled back.  Dress Hip Hop!
  • No Short Shorts
  • Dancers will perform in outside community Performances ie. Tomorrow Fund Walk, Garden City Gazebo
  • Dancers will also perform in the Recital.  Note: if dancer is already in another class, Hippity Hop Crew may perform in a different show than the recreational class is in, or multiple shows.
  • Tuition is $60/month in addition to regular tuition.  This is a specialty class. No Discounts.
  • $90 Costume Fee due by November 1
Please email with any questions :)