Carolyn Dutra Dance Studio
Tradition...with an EDGE
Studios in Warwick, Cranston, Smithfield, RI
Winner BEST Dance School in RI, 2017, 2018, 2019
Summer Session
Primary, Ages 5-7
Thursday 4:00-4:45pm, July 30-August 20 $60
Enroll by July 27th.
Enroll HERESpace is limited.
Enroll online with card on file. Search Session: In-Studio Summer   Location: Main
  • Minimum # students required by 7/27/20 for class to confirm.
  • Primary card on file will be charged once class is confirmed.
  • No refunds, no credits.
  • Dancers must be appropriate age by first day of class.
  • If you have a question regarding what class is appropriate for your child, please email us
  • Follow Dress Code
Note for In-Studio classes:
  • Mask required in Studio and during class.
  • Parents not permitted inside Studio, except for Mommy & Me.  
  • Class curriculum has been adapted to follow COVID-19 government guidelines.
  • All government guidelines and additional safety protocols will be upheld.
  • If you have plans to travel to a state requiring 14 day quarantine within 14 days of class, do not register.
6-WEEK ONLINE SUMMER 2020 SESSION: July 14-August 19, 2020
Email if you want to join mid-session.
  • Enrollment closed.
  • $75/session per class  *Special $30/session rate for POUND Fitness and Zumba Parent/Child classes
    • Tuition is due to enroll. Primary card on file will be charged upon enrollment.
    • No refunds.
    • Regardless of April-June payments we encourage all students to join us for Summer classes.
  • Class codes will be emailed 7/13/20
  • Dancers must be appropriate age by first day of class. The below ages are for online classes.
  • Follow Dress Code for Summer classes.
  • If you have a question regarding what class is appropriate for your child, please email us
All classes below are confirmed! 
Tuesday - July 14, 21, 28, August 4, 11, 18
9:30-10:00am Preschool, Ages 2.5-5
10:15-11:00am Mommy & Me, Ages 1.5-3

4:00-4:30pm Yoga, Ages 7-11
4:45-5:15pm Contemporary, Ages 7-11
5:30-6:00pm Musical Theater Dance, Ages 7-115:30-6:00pm Contemporary, Ages 12-17
6:15-6:45pm Yoga Parent/Child, Ages 7-176:15-6:45pm Musical Theater Dance, Ages 12-17
7:00-7:30pm Conditioning for Dancers, Ages 7-177:00-7:30pm POUND Fitness, Adults*

Wednesdays - July 15, 22, 29, August 5, 12, 19
4:45-5:15pm Preschool, Ages 2.5-54:45-5:15pm Primary, Ages 5-7
5:30-6:00pm Hip Hop, Ages 7-11
6:15-6:45pm Strength and Flexibility, Ages 7-11
7:00-7:30pm Zumba, Parent/Child Ages 7+*7:00-7:45pm Yoga, Ages 12-17

Class Descriptions
All online classes are designed to be taken in the space of your own home.
Mommy & Me, Ages 1.5-3
A Parent/child class designed to engage participants in creative movement and dance within the home.  Students will be exposed to a fun, constructive and nurturing experience exposing them to  musical awareness, as well as exploring self-awareness, creative expression and imagination. Rhythm, creative movement and the use of props are introduced.  
Tuesday 10:15-11:00am

Preschool, Ages 2.5-5
A fun, creative movement class to help shake the sillies out!  Emphasis is on stretch, following directions, developing gross motor skills, muscle control, balance, spatial awareness, and basic ballet skills.  A blend of current and traditional children's music is used in class to keep the little ones interested and engaged.
Tuesday 9:30-10:00am
Wednesday 5:45-5:15pm

Primary, Ages 5-7

Teaching the very basics of ballet with a blend of creative movement and maybe even just a hint of tap in ballet shoes!  A great way to stretch, learn and shake out some energy!
Wednesday 5:45-5:15pm

Hip Hop, Ages 7-11
Combines elements of various street dance styles, blending Old School, New School, and even Jazz, performed to upbeat, current and popular music.
Wednesday 5:30-6:00pm

Contemporary, Ages 7-11 and 12-17
Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through fluid dance movements.
Tuesday 4:45-5:15pm Ages 7-11
Tuesday 5:30-6:00pm Ages 12-17

Musical Theater Dance, Ages 7-11 and 12-17
Musical theater dance is a jazz based class incorporating acting and style! Students will dance to music from Broadway musical classics and shows from today and learn combinations (mini routines) that they will build on each week.
Tuesday 5:30-6:00pm Ages 7-11

Tuesday 6:15-6:45pm Ages 12-17

Strength and Flexibility, Ages 7-11
This class is designed for students taking online class in the space of their own homes. It is an adapted version of our acrobatics classes, designed to build strength, flexibility, coordination, balance and confidence. Dancers will stretch, learn acrobatic poses, and shake out lots of energy!
Wednesday 6:15-6:45pm

Conditioning for Dancers, Ages 7-17

Dance conditioning focuses on strengthening, toning, and stretching different parts of the body. The goal of dance conditioning is to provide a regimen of exercises for the development of a dancers physical endurance, strength, flexibility, and coordination.
Tuesday 7:00-7:30pm

Yoga Ages 7-11

Improve strength, flexibility, and coordination. Developing Yogis will learn how to focus and center themselves with various breathing and energy releasing techniques. This class encourages self-expression as well as building social skills. They will also learn self-respect and respect for others with the practice of fun and challenging poses, yoga games, breathing and basic anatomy.
Tuesday 4:00-4:30pm

Yoga, Ages 12-17

Using yoga postures to build inner and outer strength and flexibility, coordination, and finding calm are the main focus of this class. Experience emotional balance through the physical and mental benefits of yoga by practicing breathing exercises, flowing sequences, balancing poses and deep relaxation while building a healthy relationship with your body.
Wednesday 7:00-7:45pm

Yoga, Parent/Child Ages 7+
This parent and child Yoga class starts with a side by side flow and incorporates partner poses to celebrate personal connection.
Tuesday 6:15-6:45pm

Zumba, Parent/Child Ages 7+
This parent and child fitness class is all about having fun together in a cardio dance party! Zumba is a fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training, alternating fast and slow rhythms, to help improve cardiovascular fitness.
Wednesday 7:00-7:30pm

POUND Fitness, 18+

Designed for all fitness levels, POUND® provides the perfect atmosphere for letting loose, getting energized, toning up and rockin’ out!  Channel your inner rockstar in this full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with yoga and pilates-inspired movements while using Ripstix®, lightly weighted exercise drumsticks! If you don't have Ripstix, get creative using alternative weights in your home, or your regular body strength and resistance :)
Tuesday 7:00-7:30pm