No Limits – Creative Classes for Children with Special Needs

No Limits - Giving Special Needs Children FRIENDSHIPS A VOICE CONNECTION CONFIDENCE


Why our Program Assists those with Special Needs

• Staff is certified in First Aid and CPR

• Every dancer will be paired with a Buddy

• Staff and peer mentors (”Buddies”) are trained in positive behavior supports

• Flexible, encouraging and individualized instruction so each participant experiences support

• Social, sensory and visual supports utilized for our dancers

• Class will work on a short routine weekly for a small performance at the end of the session

Current No Limits Class Options

Musical Theater – Mondays 4:15p – 5:15p

Dance – Fridays 4:30p-5:30p

Program Director

Carla Hutchison

Carla started her dance training at 3 where she studied at the Kindorf Dance Studio in Cerritos now known as “Impact Dance”.  After being picked up by a talent agency at a dance competition at age 5 she began to work professionally.  Her professional dance credits include the First Star Search Junior, The People’s choice awards, Kids Incorporated, “TAP” with Gregory Hines and Savion Glover, a Tribute to Michael Jackson, along with numerous National commercials.  She continued her dance training and education at the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, auditioned and was accepted at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center in New York City and has studied with renowned master teacher Paula Morgan.

Her teaching career started at age 15 where her students ranged from adults to 3 year olds and although she taught all aspects of dance she introduced a new expression of movement to her students that she had become to love from her time at LACHSA, modern dance.  She went on to become the lead instructor at USA Jazz Camps.  Her students and choreography has received numerous awards at competitions both regionally and nationally.  She is currently the Director of “No Limits”, a program designed for kids with special needs.

Carla Hutchison can be reached via phone at 714-779-3545 or via email at carla.hutchison@mccoyrigby.com.

Testimonials

The No Limits class has boosted our child’s self confidence and provided an opportunity for personal self-expression through song, dance, and theatrics within an encouraging and nurturing sensory-friendly environment!  The dance routines are fun exercises which enhance gross motor development.  We are so blessed to have this program available for our child!
The Rivera Family
The No Limits program has been great for our entire family.  It is a safe and fun environment for my autistic son.  And his twin sister also enjoys mentoring all of the kids in the No Limits class.  What a fantastic program!
The Stoller Family

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