Toddler dance class prepares for Peter Pan

Thursday, January 28, 2010 | 7:40 p.m. CST; updated 4:44 p.m. CST, Friday, January 29, 2010

Hallie Rainwater teaches the Creative Movement class for 3- to 4-year-olds at Dancearts of Columbia. Having worked there as an instructor since 1992, she's accustomed to competing with the sounds of younger siblings crying or parents chatting outside the door — though it takes more than noise to damper teaching her "little ones."