Restorative Pilates for the Cure
Join us Friday, October 18 11-12:30pm for Restorative Pilates for the Cure with Pivot & Thrive.
This class is designed to release, restore, and revive you body (and your parasympathetic nervous system). Class will followed by hot tea & snacks.
100% of class purchase goes directly to Breast Friends Fund. BFF donates 100% of money raised directly to Dr. Winer and his research team at the Dana-Faber Cancer Institute for metastatic breast cancer research.
Purchase tickets online below
Flower Workshop to Support Breast Friends Fund
Join us Sunday, November 3, 1-3pm for an afternoon of local flower arranging with Barn Door Blooms.
This special mini fall flower workshop will include local farm blooms and instruction from Barn Door Blooms. Gather you friends to learn how to craft your very own beautiful autumn arrangement. Proceeds to benefit Breast Friends Fund. BFF donates 100% of money raised to Dr. Winer and his research team at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute for metastatic breast cancer research.
Enjoy complimentary snacks & wine
Tickets are $40 and available to purchase below
Kidding Around the Center Performance 2019
Huge thank you to the Glastonbury Town Center Initiative for another fun annual event of Kidding Around the Center! Were so honored to be a part of it and we are so lucky to be located in such a great town!
Click link below to visit the website and Facebook page for the Glastonbury Town Center Initiative to learn more about all of their other fun events throughout the year!
Yard Goats Performance 2019
Thank you Hartford Yard Goats for an amazing opportunity and a night we will never forget! We had a perfect night for our first studio trip to Dunkin Donuts Park. Miss Janelle threw out the first pitch and our Senior Hip Hop girls did an incredible job performing on center field after the game before the fireworks! Thank you to our dance family for joining us and your support New Steps!
Dance Recital 2019
Bravo! Congratulations to all of our dancers on Recital 2019! We are so proud of all of our dancers for their hard work, dedication & teamwork throughout the year. You all shined so bright on the stage! Thank you to all of the parents for choosing New Steps. We love what we get to do and we are blessed to have an incredible Dance Family! Thank you for making our 35th year in business a great year!
Power Vinyasa Yoga & Restorative Pilates for the Cure
Thank you to eveyone who came to our Power Yoga & Restorative Pilates for the Cure events! It was a great Thursday evening and a beautiful Friday morning. Together we raised $340 for Breast Friends Fund.
Thank you to Bliss Body Soul and Position First Pilates for two wonderful classes!
100% of class purchase goes directly to Breast Friends Fund. Breast Friends Fund donates 100% of money raised directly to Dr. Winer and his research team at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute for metastatic breast cancer research.
2018 Glastonbury Apple Harvest Festival Performance and Angry Orchard 5k
Great job to all of our dancers who participated in our Apple Fest performance and to everyone on our team for the Angry Orchard 5k, thank you for helping us raise more money for Breast Friends Fund. You all did amazing crossing that finish line!
We are so proud of our dance & fitness family, it was a great day!
Sweat & Shop to Help Find a Cure Event 2018
Thank you to everyone who came and supported our Sweat & Shop to help find a cure event to raise money for Breast Friends Fund. 100% of money raised goes directly to Dr. Winer and his research team at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute for metastatic breast cancer research. This event couldn’t of been possible without the help & support of so many incredible people & local businesses.
Dance Recital 2018
Congratulations to all of our dancers on an AMAZING 2018 Dance Recital! We are so proud of all of our students for their hard work, dedication & teamwork throughout the dance year! You all shined on stage doing what you love and we are so proud of you all!
Thank you to our friend and very talented photographer, Danielle from Danielle Marie Photography for the pictures below from our dress rehearsal.
Pilates focuses on integrating all parts of the body into one, rather than segregating the body into inefficiently working parts. It aims to restore the natural curvature of the spine, re-balance the muscles, and re-train the body to move safer and more efficiently. Pilates 101 will go deeply into the basic principles of the technique, and the importance of alignment and proper muscle recruitment. Practice doesn't make perfect...PERFECT practice makes perfect! It takes 300 repetitions to create a bad habit and 3,000 repetitions to undo that bad habit! Perfecting these Pilates principles will allow you to apply them to all the other areas of your daily life, and prevent the bad habits and resulting injuries that would otherwise occur.
Sweat & Shop to Help Find a Cure Event 2017
Our first fundraiser event for Breast Friends Fund to help find a cure for Metastatic Breast Cancer raised $1,745! We had a variety of fitness classes and raffle prizes donated by local small businesses. Face painting, arts & crafts, photo booth fun and cotton candy for the kids. 100% of the proceeds was donated to Breast Friends Fund. Breast Friends Fund donates 100% of money raised directly to support Metastatic Breast Cancer Research under the direction of Dr. Eric Winer and his research team at the Dane-Farber Cancer Institute. Currently there is no cure for Metastatic Breast Cancer but together we can find a cure! Please see below how you can donate.
2017 Glastonbury Apple Harvest Festival Performance and Angry Orchard 5k
Mother & Daughter Yoga
A night out for woman & girls ages 9+ A beautiful yoga class and a sweet treat after as you find the inner peace and bauty with the special girl/woman in your life! Open to sisters, friends, mother & daughter, aunt & niece, God-mother & God-daughter.
Yoga, Wine & Girlfriends
A mini yoga class -- All levels Yoga with Laura or Power Vinyasa Yoga with Nicole. We sipped some wine & chit-chatted with our best girlfriends as we kicked off summer classes and welcomed our newest fitness instructor, Nicole!
Holiday Season 2016
Here at New Steps the kids (and the faculty) enjoyed the Holiday Season by dressing in costume for dance class during Halloween week, "decorating pumpkins" and at the end of the year we decorated for the Holidays by "building snowmen" and collecting donations for a local charity or organization in need. This year we collected supplies to help the Judy Dworin Performance Project, Ine. Bridging Boundaries. As always, we ended the year with our Faculty Holiday Party complete with a yoga class from our very own Laura and a yummy meal from First & Last Tavern.