Saturday, December 31, 2011
24th St = Thurs 4:30-5:15
75th Ave=Tues 4:35-5:25
A minimum of 5 dancers is required to open the class. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot.
Monday, December 26, 2011
Sunday, December 18, 2011
Saturday, December 10, 2011
Saturday, December 3, 2011
Monday Comp 3:45 (24th): Forget You 12/12/11Monday Tech 4:35 (24th): Imagine:12/19/11
Monday CL1 5:25 (24th): Princess and The Frog: (Tap) 12/12/11
Monday Pom 6:15 (24th): Come On Over (white tennis shoes): 12/12/11
TUESDAY DEC 20
WEDS DEC 14
Wednesday Gym 4:35 (24th): Sweet Disposition: 12/14/11
Wednesday Adv Hip Hop 5:25 (24th) Marisol, Zariah, Gina 12/14/11
Wednesday CL1West 6:15: Buttercup (Tap): 12/21/11
THURS DEC 15
Thursday pom w Mari 5:25 (24th): Boom Boom Pow 12/15/11
Thursday CL2 6:15 (24th) : Little Bitty Pretty One (Tap) 12/15/11
Thursday Tech 7:05 (24th): Thriller & Smooth Criminal: 12/15/11
Thursday Hiphop 7:05 (75th): Pause 12/22/11
Friday: 515 The Climb 12/16/11
Friday: 600 Hip Hip Chin Chin12/16/11
SAT DEC 17
Sat CL1 10:35 (24th): Old Time Rock n Roll (Tap) 12/17/11
Sat CL2 11:25 (24th): Let's Dance (Jazz) & Somewhere Out There (Ballet) 12/17/11
Monday, November 7, 2011
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Saturday, October 15, 2011
Once the choreography is taught Marisol will be teaching the class and it will run from 7:05-7:55pm.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Sunday, October 9, 2011
Sunday, September 25, 2011
October 1st: Monthly tuition and costume/recital fees will be deducted from the account on file.
October 8th: Melissa Stokka is competing and the Competition Teams are performing in the AZ Dancing with the Local Stars to raise money for Mary's Mission. Please join us in supporting our community. Information about purchasing tickets is available at the studio.
October 10-15: FALL BREAK! Both the 24th St and 75th Ave locations will be closed. Enjoy your time off.
Saturday, September 24, 2011
Saturday October 1st January costume fees and January recital fees will be deducted along with your monthly tuition.
-If you do not wish to participate please contact Melissa via email prior to the 1st
-If you wish to pre-order your July costumes at a discounted rate please contact Melissa via email prior to the first.
Sunday, September 18, 2011
2012 Recitals: Mark your calendars! The Winter Recital is January 14th and the Summer Recital is July 14th.
Costume Offer: We are excited to offer a discount on the July costumes if they are purchased in October with the January costumes. Please check your email for more information about this offer.
Costume Charges: Costumes fees will be deducted on October 1st with the monthly tuition. Please contact Melissa in writing (email@example.com) if you do not wish to participate in the recitals prior to October 1st. There are no refunds once the funds have been deducted.
Costume Measurements: We have been taking measurements throught the month. If you have any questions about what size your dancer is please ask Melissa in the front. If you wish you order a different size than what your dancer measured, please let us know prior to Oct 1st.
Competition Teams: We have all the dates for the 2012 competitions. Reminder, Oct 1st monthly tuition, recital costumes AND competition payments will be deducted. Please contacted Melissa T if you need to make arrangements.
Handbooks: Please let us know if you did not receive a Handbook. It contains all the information you need to know about our policies and procedures.
Tuition: All tuition is due on the 1st of the month unless previous arrangements have been made. If tution is not received a $25 late fee will be accessed to your account.
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Monday, August 1, 2011
Welcome back! – Welcome back to another dance year! August is a very special month for Sundance Studios, both studios opened in August. Happy 3 yr Anniversary to the 24th St location and Happy 1 yr Anniversary to the 75th Ave location!
Picture CDs– Picture CDs are still available for purchase! The cost is 1 student/costume $40, Multiple costumes $45 and multiple students $55.
Recital DVDs– I know everyone is very anxious to get the free DVD of the recital, I know I am! The DVD typically take 4 weeks to get from the videographer. As soon as we get them in we will notify everyone they are available for pick up.
Open registration– Open registration is now in full swing. Current clients are $12 and new clients are $20.
Sundance Studios Handbook - We will be giving all our Sundance families a Handbook which has all of our policies. The receipt of handbook needs to be signed and returned no later than August 31st.
Parents- We are implementing a new policy. We will have a once month "viewing week". At all other times the curtains over the windows will be closed (24th St) and all parents will need to stay in the lobby behind the door (75th ave). The dancers have been getting very distracted as they can see out the windows. Thank you for your understanding and support.
Fall Break: October 10-14
Thanksgiving Break: November 25-26
Winter Break: December 24 – January 2
Spring Break: March 12-16
Summer Break: July 23-31
*All students will receive an average of 4 or more classes per month based on assessing the months of August through July.
Thursday, July 14, 2011
Dress Rehearsal: 9:00 a.m. Saturday, July 23, 2011 (Level 1)
10:00 a.m. (All other dancers)
DRESS REHEARSAL IS NOT AT THE DANCE STUDIO!
Dress Rehearsal Location: Tempe Performing Arts Center
700 W. Rio Salado Parkway
Tempe, AZ 85281
BOX OFFICE: 480-350-2822 Tickets are on sale now and are going fast!
BOX OFFICE: 480-350-2822 Tickets are on sale now and are going fast!
ALL COMBO LEVEL 1 students arrive in their first costume at 9:00 a.m at the SOUTH ENTRANCE doors of the Tempe Performing Arts Center in your first costume. (Please refer to the order of routines below). ALL LEVEL 2 AND 3 students please arrive at 10:00 am in your first costume. Stage parents will be waiting for your child. You will sign in your child with security and can wait in the audience. ONLY STAGE VOLUNTEERS WILL BE ALLOWED BACKSTAGE!
DON’T forget DANCE SHOES! All dancers must wear flesh colored dance tights. If your child is in more than one dance, all other costumes must be labeled with the student’s name and dance on it. It is highly recommended to have a garment/dance bag with all of your child’s costumes in your child’s hands. Please put all accessories to costumes (bows, shoe ties, etc.) in a plastic baggie with your costume bag. Please put your child’s name on his/her shoes! Dancers will be released to parents at the end of the rehearsal at the South ramp of the main lobby.
Please be on time. Tardiness will cause a delay and will lengthen the rehearsal time. Thank you.
“La Bomba" (Weds 4:35 CL1 24th St)
“Boogie Shoes” (Sat 8:25 CL1 75 Ave)
“Baby Mine” (Sat 9:45 CL1 24th St)
"Baby-Justin Beiber" (Wed 5:25/Thurs 5:10 Pom L1 24th St)
"Pretty Woman" (Sat 10:35 CL1 24th St)
"Why Do Fools Fall in Love?"(Tues 5:25 CL1 75th Ave)
"Wish Upon a Star" (Sat 8:25 CL1 75th Ave)
"Buttercup" (Sat 9:45 CL1 24th St)
“Shake Senora” (Tues 5:25 CL1 75th Ave)
"Big Girls Don’t Cry" (Wed 4:35 CL1 24th St)
“Spice Girls” (Weds 5:25/Thurs 5:10 Pom L1 24th St)
“Bibbidy Bobbidy Boo” (Sat 10:35 CL1 24th St)
“We Are the Children of the Ballet” (All Combo Level 1 Children Finale)
“Marco’s Mix” (Wed 8:05/Thurs 6:15 Hip Hop)
“Conga” (6-9 Competition Team)
"Shaboom" (Thurs 6:00 CL2 24th St)
"Miracle" (Saturday 11:25 CL2 24th St)
“Mack the Knife” (Mon 3:45 CL3 24th St)
"California Girls” (Mon CL2 24th St)
“Ordinary Day” (10+ Competition Team)
"Material Girl" (Monday CL3 24th St)
“Fancy Feet” (Thurs 5:25 Beg Hip-Hop 75th Ave)
“Beauty and the Beast” (6-9 Competition Team)
“Diamonds” (10+ Competition Team)
“Rock it” (Wed 6:15 Beg Hip Hop 24th St)
"Every Rose" (Mon 3:45/Tues 7:05/Sat 12:15 Ballet Tech)
"What a Wonderful World" (Thurs 6:55 Ballet Tech 24th St)
“Jai-Ho” (24th & 75th Ave Gymnastics)
“Girls Just Want to Have Fun” (Victoria & Morgan Duet)
"Shake Your Groove Thing" (Wed 3:45 CL3 24th St)
“Thriller” (Mon 6:15/Thurs 6:50 Jazz Tech 24th St)
“Fireworks Finale” (All Combo Level 2 and Tech)
Thursday, June 23, 2011
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Hi!We have a very busy couple of months ahead so we wanted to break down a few things for you.COSTUMES: Costumes have begun to come in, yay! We are in the process of checking them all in and will begin distributing them the week of June 20th (Marco's Hip Hop Pictures will be the first week of July. Your child will be given a picture notice reminder the week before pictures. A full description of picture schedules will be posted on line @www.sundancestudiosphoenix.blogspot.com Please check the site if you have any questions. Once you get your costume please take it out of the bag and try it on.PICTURES: Pictures will begin the week of June 27th through July 3rd. Please keep your eyes open for the schedule of when your class will get their pictures taken.DANCE REPORT CARDS: Starting June 15th we will be doing "dance report cards" for each dancer. The form will go over technical skills mastered and classes recommended for the 2011-2012 dance year.2011-2012 DANCE YEAR: We are excited to have the new schedule completed! We have been able to add classes at each studio to make sure everyone can get into the class they want. The schedule will be released July 1st.2011-2012 REGISTRATION: Registration for the 2011-2012 dance year will begin on July 1st. Fees are as follows: pre-registration July 1-15=$5; open-studio registration July 15-31=$10; all-open registration Aug 1st=$12 (existing) $15 (new). We are capping each class at 12 so sign up early to ensure you get the class you want! We currently have many classes that are at 12 with new clients wanting to sign up...RECITAL: The recital is set for July 23rd. Dress rehersal will be @ 9:00 am and the recital will be at 6 pm @ the Performing Arts Center. More information to come...STAGE VOLUNTEERS: We need your help! Please sign up to be a backstage volunteer during the rehearsal and recital. If you have a dancer that may require extra assistance you will need to help backstage. You will be receiveing a DVD of the recital and there will be a tv backstage playing the recital in real-time. The more helpers the merrier! We are super appreciative of the volunteers and this year we have a great Thank You gift! Please look for the sign up sheet in the studio lobby!SUMMER BREAK/DANCE CAMP: There will not be any regularly scheduled dance classes the week of July 25th. We will be offering a dance camp during this week! Please contact Melissa at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to sign up.MANY, MANY THANKS!: Thank you so much to all of you for another great dance year!! We have a great dance studio with amazing dancers and we couldn't do it with each of you! We are very excited about the upcoming year.Please let us know if you have any questionsSundance Studios Team!Melissa, Melissa, Marisol & Marco