Join the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Company and explore the multi facets of dance. Whether beginning or well along your journey, we will ignite the dancer in you.

Class Offerings

Children's Classes

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance School provides training for students as young as age three. Children’s classes are offered throughout the week and are concentrated on Saturdays. Children train in Tap, Hip Hop, Creative Dance and Ballet.

Download Winter 2017 Kid’s Schedule

CPRD Training Track and CPRD Youth Ensembles

The CPRD Training Track is a two-tiered program designed for students pursuing dance on a collegiate level, as a career or who want the benefit of a structured training program.

Students admitted into the CPRD Youth Ensemble have opportunities to perform in main stage productions in addition to showcases for festivals and events throughout the year.

Tier I: Training Track A – ages 13-21

Tier II: Training Track B – ages 8-12

Teens and Adults

The CPRD School provides a comprehensive training schedule for both professionals and pre-professionals. Students receive training from top instructors in the Rocky Mountain region and beyond, and often train under the tutelage of CPRD Ensemble members.

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Dance and Movement Fitness Classes

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance School provides a selection of fitness classes to suit your personal fitness goals. Whether you are looking to build core, endurance or you just want to have fun, we have the class for you. Join us for Pilates, Yoga, Zumba, Hip Hop, West African Dance, Randy’s Dance Workout and More.

ISDI Children's Summer Camp

International Summer Dance Institute - Children's Summer Camp

One Spirit, Many Voices | June 19-30, 2017

Incredible dance instructors from across the globe, fun arts and crafts, storytelling and more!

To register, download and fill out the registration form below and email it to ISDI@cleoparkerdance.org.

International Summer Dance Institute

Professional and Pre-Professional

The International Summer Dance Institute offers a range of dance genres as diverse as our dance community. Whether you are taking your very first dance class, or you are a professional dancer looking for the intensive training and performance opportunities, the Institute offers classes designed just for you. Professional and pre-professional students have the special opportunity to train and perform alongside members of the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble in addition to receiving personalized direction from world renowned artists. Each day, the Institute features an artist talkback session for students to gain greater insight from the artists in residence. These sessions allow for one-on-one consultations with guest faculty and cultural exchange with other Institute students. Each week the Institute culminates in performance showcase, and this summer we concluded the Institute with the Mile High Dance Festival presented in the CPRD Amphitheatre.

International Dance Institute

CPRD/MSUD Dance Major

Metro State Dance MajorCleo Parker Robinson Dance and Metro State Denver have joined forces to offer a Dance major through the Individualized Degree Program (IDP).

The dance curriculum includes coursework in modern, jazz, ballet, hip hop, world dance forms, world dance history and culture, community-based dance practices, somatics, pedagogy, improvisation, choreography, contemporary dance and interdisciplinary performance, movement analysis, dance production and arts administration. All students will participate in individualized field experience projects throughout the Denver Metro Area.

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