1. How to Accept Critique

    Angela from “The Office” might love criticism (“I like being judged!”), but let’s face it — nobody likes receiving negative feedback. It’s a wound to the ego, it makes us feel less capable and competent, it’s just not fun. However, a part of not only dance classes, but also life as a whole, is learning to accept criticism and use it as a learning tool. This is an incredibly difficu…Read More

  2. Advice From Professional Dancers

    At some point or another, every dancer considers what it would be like to become a professional. The thrill of being on stage, getting to pursue your ultimate passion as a full-time job — what could be better? K2 Dance Studios knows a lot about the industry, and we’ve compiled some tips for anyone who’s thinking about pursuing dance full-time. Some of these tips are from professional dancers…Read More

  3. Unusual Dance Classes to Try

    Everyone’s familiar with hip-hop, jazz, tap, and ballet. But at K2 Dance Studios, we actually offer 13 different dance classes for kids and teens to try. In today’s blog, we’re going to go into some of the dance types that aren’t as well-known, but are just as fun and exciting! Diversity and change should be embraced, and both of these things help us grow as people. We can very easily try …Read More

  4. 5 Reasons to Take Summer Dance

    It’s crazy to think that another summer is already around the corner! It’s important to start getting your family’s summer plans figured out now, as deadlines for summer camps are approaching. You don’t want your child’s summer to be too booked up, but you also don’t want them on their phones and tablets for three months straight, either. Dance classes in the summer are ideal for every…Read More

  5. Breaking the Stigma of Boys and Dance

    A boy decides he wants to dance. He saw an incredible ballet performance with his family, and wants to start dance classes immediately. We can probably all think of some of the negative feedback he might face for this choice. Considering an entire movie was made around the concept of what happens when a boy wants to dance, we know what stigmas exist. In today’s post, K2 Dance Studios is going to…Read More

  6. Famous Dancers

    Dance as we know it wouldn’t exist without having talented and skilled dancers paving the way. From innovating new moves to perfecting existing ones, the most famous dancers of all time have revolutionized the industry as a whole. K2 Dance Studios is here to pay tribute to some of the most influential dancers from the past century. Find out who makes the cut, and try out hip-hop, ballet, contemp…Read More

  7. Contemporary vs. Lyrical

    What’s the difference between Contemporary and Lyrical Dance? At K2 Dance Studios, our dance mamas are always asking us what the difference is between their dancer attending a lyrical or a contemporary class. While the difference may be "hard" to see from our large newly renovated upstairs dance viewing room, we are hoping to simplify it with this quick blog! At our dance studio in Corona, we of…Read More

  8. How Dance Relieves Stress

    New Year’s is full of resolutions, and many of them boil down to wanting to feel healthier and happier. The holidays themselves can be pretty stressful, and getting back into routines and work and school can be just as hectic. Figuring out how to relieve and eliminate stress is essential to being happy and healthy. When you sign up for dance classes at K2 Dance Studios in Corona, you’ll be abl…Read More

  9. The Life of a Competitive Dancer

    “Sorry, I can’t, I have dance” is a saying a competitive dancer will proudly get used to saying. At K2 Dance Studios in Corona your dancer will happily say so because we offer the best competition dance teams in Corona. Our dance class teachers do not simply tell you what to do, they show you what they want you to do, full out and exceptionally well. Our competition team is run by Kierra an…Read More

  10. How To Break-in Pointe Shoes

    For a Ballerina, nothing is better than being promoted to pointe shoes. It is arguably one of the best moments of achievement in a ballet dancer's life. To be pulled aside after class and be informed by the teacher that next week you will now be allowed to wear pointe shoes in class, it is a level of achievement that reveals to the dancer that hard work does pay off. Young dancers newly appointed …Read More