SCHEDULE & SERVICES

The 2017 - 2018 dance season begins on September 11th and concludes on June 16th. Tuition for the season will be made in two payments. The first payment and the $45 annual registration fee is due at sign up, while the second payment will be due on February 1st, 2017. Our base tuition for one class is $875 for five months. Should you enroll in additional classes, a sliding scale discount from 8%-32% will be applied for each additional class. A deposit of $100 per enrolled class will be due on December 1st for performance costumes and accessories. All sales are final.

2017-2018 SCHEDULE

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Tap is a dance in which the rhythm or rhythmical variation is audibly tapped out with the toe or heel by a dancer wearing shoes with special hard soles with taps. Dress Code: black leotard, pink or beige tights, black tap shoes, hair in ponytail or bun, black shorts optional.  Boys: T-shirt, shorts, dance pants or sweatpants, black lace up tap shoes.

 

Jazz dance combines techniques of classical ballet and modern dance with the current forms of popular dance. Jazz also has its own movement vocabulary ranging from the isolation of certain body parts to the movement of the entire body with the accents of musical rhythms. Jazz dance can take on many different characteristics and styles, including Street Jazz, Percussive, Broadway, Contemporary and Lyrical. Dress Code: black leotard, pink or beige tights, black lace up tap shoes, hair in ponytail or bun, black shorts optional.  Boys: T-shirt, shorts, dance pants or sweatpants, black jazz shoes.

 

Ballet is a classical dance form demanding grace and precision and employing formalized steps and gestures set in intricate, flowing patterns to create expression through movement. Dress Code for 2-7 year olds: leotard, tights, tutu, skirt, pink ballet slippers. Dress Code for all other ages: black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, hair in bun.  Boys: Fitted t-shirt/tank top, dance pants and black or white ballet slippers.

 

Modern is an expressive style of dance developed in early 1900s as a reaction to the formality of ballet. Dress Code: black leotard, footless tights, black shorts optional.  Boys: T-shirt, shorts, dance pants or sweatpants, bare feet.

 

Lyrical is a style of dance created from the fusion of ballet with jazz. Lyrical dancing is performed to music with lyrics to inspire movements to express strong emotions the choreographer feels from the lyrics in the chosen song. Dress Code: black leotard, footless tights, black shorts optional.  Boys: T-shirt, shorts, dance pants or sweatpants, bare feet.

Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary dancers strive to connect the mind and the body through  movement. Dress Code: black leotard, footless tights, black shorts optional.  Boys: T-shirt, shorts, dance pants or sweatpants, bare feet.

 

Pointe is the act of standing on the tips of the toes while performing ballet steps. Also known as pointe work, it is performed using hard–toed and stiff-shanked pointe shoes. Dancing on pointe requires strength and skill.  Dancers must take two ballet classes a week and receive permission to go up. Dress Code: black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, hair in bun.

 

Musical Theatre is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting, and dance. The story and emotional content of a musical are communicated through the words, music, movement and technical aspects of the entertainment as an integrated whole. Dress Code: black leotard, pink or beige tights, beige jazz shoes, hair in ponytail or bun, black shorts optional.  Boys: T-shirt, shorts, dance pants or sweatpants, black jazz shoes.

 

Hip Hop refers to street dance styles primarily performed to hip-hop music or that have evolved as part of hip-hop culture. It includes a wide range of styles including breaking, locking, popping and much more. Dress Code: leggings, sweatpants, shorts, tank top, t-shirt, sneakers.  Boys: T-shirt, shorts or sweatpants, sneakers.

 

Acro is a style of dance that combines classical dance technique with precision acrobatic elements. Dress Code: fitted tank top, sports bra, shorts, bare feet.  Boys: T-shirt, shorts or sweatpants, bare feet.

 

BIRTHDAY PARTIES

Book your next birthday party with Dance Workshop!  

Our birthday party packages may be reserved at your convenience and include 50 minutes of non-stop dancing, games and fun and 40 minutes for guests to enjoy food and cake.  Dance Workshop provides the facility, teachers, assistants, all paper products, balloons, set-up and clean up.  We also provide Dance Workshop branded prizes for game winners and the birthday child.

Our birthday packages begin at $700 for 10 guests (including the birthday child).  Additional guests may be added for $20 per guest.  Parties with more than 20 guests require additional staff and are subject to a surcharge.

Goody bags, face-painting and character appearances may be provided at an additional cost.  Dance Workshop does not provide food or beverages.

A non-refundable deposit of $250 is required upon booking. 

We would love to celebrate with you!

 

WEDDING DANCE

Be sure to look flawless at the wedding!

Whether you are the bride, groom, mother of the bride or bridal party, dance lessons are a great way to feel confident on the wedding night. Set up private lessons at your convenience to learn a foxtrot, waltz or even latin dances. If there is a particular song you would like to learn choreography to, simply let us know and we will create an original dance you will never forget.

You may also schedule a private group lesson for your bridal party and family. Bring a bottle of champagne to loosen up your group while brushing up on your moves.

Pricing starts at $120 an hour. Book your lessons today!

Remember, the best things happen when you're dancing!