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Jam Hops Dance Company

Mr. Ben Performing in The Nutcracker!

Come out to watch Mr. Ben perform The Nutcracker Ballet with his company, The Continental Ballet Company! 

4 Performance Times:

  • Saturday, November 30th, 2019 @ 7:30 PM
  • Sunday, December 1st, 2019 @ 3:00 PM
  • Saturday, December 7th, 2019 @ 7:30 PM
  • Sunday, December 8th, 2019 @ 7:30 PM

All performances at the Bloomington Center for the Arts.

Click here to purchase tickets, or call 952-563-8562.

Take a look at this behind the scenes video of our dance recital!

Why Choose Jam Hops Dance Company?

Fun and Nurturing Environment
We welcome dancers of all experience levels to enjoy the art of dance!

Outstanding Instructors
Our teachers are experienced, passionate and dedicated!

Award Winning Program
The JHDC Competitive Program holds many regional and national titles!

Quality Communication
Our Customer Care Representatives are here to help!  We keep you informed via email communication, power point presentation located in our viewing area and through our website!

Viewing Windows for Parents
Watch as your dancer builds his/her confidence and dance technique!

On-trend yet Age Appropriate Costumes
Our dancers sparkle on stage!

Dance History and Appreciation
Monthly, our dancers learn about a choreographer or dancer who has impacted the art of dance.

Personal Goals
Dancers create a goal for themselves at the beginning of the season.  Our instructors help them work for and achieve their goal!

We have a few holiday celebrations throughout the year designed to encourage dancers' creativity and build camaraderie!

What is dance?

Dance is a physical expression of the mind. It allows children to safely explore boundaries, take risks, and challenge themselves to think in new ways. By challenging the mind and the body simultaneously, dance allows for children to broaden their mental development on  a whole new level. Dance incorporates problem solving, overcoming limitation, and teaches fast learning and comprehension skills. It explores structure and discipline while discovering the limitless possibilities of creative expression.

Jam Hops offers both recreational and competitive dance classes to meet the needs of all children.  

Jam Hops' dance instructors are truly passionate about what they do.   They provide thorough and precise dance training through a nurturing perspective that allows for students to learn and grow with confidence and ultimately become their best selves. It is important to us that students grow in their dance training but also in their character. We take the time to get to know each student as a dancer and as a person so that we can offer them the best training possible. 

We welcome you to come join our dance family!


Recreational Dance Program

Ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop,

and lyrical classes for

boys and girls 2 years and up

Competitive Dance Program

Offers many different

dance companies for

boys and girls 5 years and up

Summer Dance Session

Recreational dance classes

for summer only!

Boys and Girls 2 years and up

Open Studio

All dancers are welcome to share, create, practice or just have fun!

Dance Birthday Parties

Have a glow in the dark dance party and play in the gym!

Important Upcoming Dates!


  • October 7-12: Bring A Friend to Dance week
  • October 15: First costume fee billed
  • October 26: Competition dancers participate in Anoka parade
  • October 24-30: Halloween celebrations in class
  • October 31: Jam Hops closed after 4pm


  • November 15: Second costume fee billed
  • November 28-30: Jam Hops closed
  • November 30: Dance registration deadline

Dancer of the Month

Brynlie P.

Brynlie is 4 years old and is in our recreational dance program. This year she will participate in our ballet and tap class. This is her second year at Jam Hops and Miss Erin, Miss Lydia and Miss Grace are her favorite instructors!  In class, she enjoys The Fishy Song, and doing passés and tendus.  She is proud of how she follows her teachers' directions.


Her favorite part of school is painting and her favorite color is blue.


Her family consists of sister Kya, dad Brian and mom Stephanie.


Congrats Brynlie, we are very proud of you!!