Come join the fun this May!
We would love to have you and your dancer join us for our 5 week Spring session at our Woodstock studio.
Ballet , a classical dance form, emphasizing grace, precision and based on formalized steps. Lyrical combines jazz and ballet techniques to dance the lyrical meaning of songs.
We will study ballet and jazz basics for young dancers. Great for current and new dancers.
Flexibility , Turns and Jumps
Exercises and across the floor technique to help improve dancers flexibility, turns and jumps for all styles.
Hip Hop and street dance technique and a fun routine.
Pop Star Dance
This high energy class combines elements of jazz and hip hop in the styles you see in your favorite tv shows, movies and music videos. Fun, fast and energetic!
Calling all princesses! Wear your tutus and tiaras and come learn ballet and jazz basics with us.
Please submit your payment no later than the first class If we do not need to collect payments during class it leaves more time to dance!
Payments can be made at the studio via, cash and credit cards.
E Transfers may be sent to : [email protected] (please include your dancer's name in the comments.)
Withdrawal from Classes / Trial Period:
We hope your dancer enjoys dancing. If for some reason they decide to withdraw, please notify us by the 2nd week of class. If during the first two weeks a dancer decides to discontinue taking dance, they will receive a refund on any remaining classes after the trial period, After the trial period dancers will be deemed to be enrolled for the full session, and responsible for payment of the full session’s class fees. No refunds or credits will be issued after the 2 week trial period.
What should I expect at my dancer’s first class:
When you arrive please remove your dancer's street shoes and put on their dance shoes and do any bathroom breaks necessary.
When your dancer's teacher is ready, she will open the studio door and welcome the dancers into classes. We do not allow spectators during class as it is a distraction for the dancers, however we understand that parents want to see how dancers are progressing. Parents and family will be invited to observe in the studio during the last 5 minutes of class. Please wait for your dancer's teacher to open the door and welcome you in for the last 5 minutes.
What will my dancer need for class?
Dancers do not need to have shoes for the first class. If you do not have your shoes yet , please wear clean indoor sneakers to class. For safety reasons , dancers cannot dance in sock feet.
We have new shoes for sale and in stock throughout the dance year. Please email [email protected] to arrange a fitting appointment.
Ballet/Lyrical: black ballet slippers or half soles
Budding Ballerinas: Black ballet slippers
Flexibility, turns and Jumps: ballet slippers, jazz shoes or half soles
Hip Hop: clean indoor sneakers
Pop Star: black ballet slippers, jazz shoes or clean indoor sneakers
Princess Dance: black ballet slippers or jazz shoes
We request that all dancers wear appropriate dancewear for class. Bodysuits, exercise pants, tank tops and t-shirts are acceptable, no jeans . Crop tops must be covered with another shirt, no bare midriffs.
We have new dancewear for sale and in stock throughout the dance year. ( leotards, shorts, tights, skirts etc)
Long hair must be worn up, buns are encouraged.
There is no gum and candy allowed in class as it is a safety hazard. Please have dancers dispose of these items before class and do all bathroom breaks before class begins.
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