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616-850-0060

Beginning the week of October 7th

Tuesdays

7:45-8:30 Adult tap 16+

 

Wednesday

4:00-4:30  Pre-I  3-5 years no experience

 

Thursday

4:00-4:45 Pre-II  4-6 years with experience

8:45-9:30 Teen Hip Hop 12+

Friday

6:45-7:30 Beginning hip-hop ages 8+

 

30 minute classes  $49.00
45 minute classes  $52.00

 

Discounts for SDA Family Members

 

Zumba with the one and only Miss Carla
Check out the Zumba schedule under the schedule tab.
You can register online beginning Monday September 23rd.

Fall classes are only a few weeks away! Make sure you get into all the classes you need at our in-studio registration dates:

Wednesday, August 14 from 6-8 pm
Wednesday, August 21 from 12-2 pm & 6-8 pm
Wednesday, Augsut 28 from 2-8 pm

View our class schedule.

 

July 9-11 Beginning Jumps and Turns 5:15-6pm ages 8+    $40.00

All dancers love to turn and jump- come learn the right way! Warm up will incorporate core exercises that focus on placement, balance and extensions. Across the floor work will prepare the dancer to seamlessly mesh their tricks into their performance. This class will prepare the young dancer both physically and mentally to properly place their bodies to maximize their balance while turning, and to utilize their strength to improve the quality and height of their jumps.

 

SPOTLIGHT DANCE ACADEMY
COMPETITIVE TROUPE 2013-14 Auditions
Mandatory Pre-Audition Meeting for all interested dancers and parents that have not been apart of our competitive program— Monday August 5th 8:45-9:15. 

Audition Workshop 
Monday August 5th  6:00-7:30 pm
Ages 9-11

Monday August 5th 7:30-9:00pm    
Ages 12 and up
1.5hr technique class in
Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical and Tap  
Cost 20.00

Audition Attire- Students should wear proper dance attire- leotard and tights and all shoes.
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air up and away from face. Males- sweatpants, tee shirt.

AUDITIONS
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 7TH
6:30-7:30  AGES 9-11
7:30-9:30 AGES 12 AND UP

It is important for dancers new to our pre-professional program to make technical strides through out the summer and to experience our teaching process and studio atmosphere.

It is recommended that any student wishing to participate in auditions attend our summer punch card classes and Ballet Clinics.

 

Beginning Hip-hop

July 9-11 Beginning Hip-Hop 6-6:45pm ages 8-14 $40.00

Bring lots of energy for loads of fun! Young dancers will enjoy a 3-day long workshop where they get to experience all aspects of hip-hop movement. Throughout the week dancers will be exposed to various styles of this popular dance form and learn current hip hop dance sequences choreographed to upbeat, child-appropriate music. Dancers will also experience many technical styles and learn lots of choreography. All material is presented in a funky yet tasteful manner and will surely encourage the dancers to get their groove on. Parents are invited to join us on Thursday for the last 15 minutes to watch their dancers break it down!

Musical Theater Classes!

June 25-27 Musical Theater Beginning/Intermediate 5:00-5:45pm ages 8-14 $40.00

Look out NYC! This camp is designed to produce the ultimate Broadway Superstar! Although the main emphasis is on Broadway style jazz, dancers will also enjoy the opportunity to sample the many other elements crucial for a Broadway performer’s career. The camp will touch on basic tap technique, acting/musical theater, and even a singing exercise or two! Students will love learning about different Broadway show favorites each day while trying out their own moves. Dancers are sure to sparkle their way to improved technique and performance quality during this theatrically fun dance camp! Beware, we might just create a diva! Parents are invited to join us on Thursday for the last 15 minutes of class to share in their child’s fun dancing experience.

Summer program cast party performance

3-4 yrs 4:30-5:00 pm $40.00

The preschool workshop is an introduction to dance for the youngest dancers. A high-energy class will expose the children to the joy of movement and music while helping them develop basic motor skills, muscle strength, coordination, and flexibility. Each day, the children will explore a creative theme through the use of dance, and music. Basic tumbling skills will also be introduced.

5-6 yrs 5:00-5:45pm $45.00

This is a class specifically designed for the dancer ages 5-6 years. Class will explore specific ballet and tap positions, terminology, and placement through imaginative music and fun upbeat themes. Basic tumbling will also be taught.

7 & 8 yrs Tap 5:45-6:15, Ballet 6:15-6:45, Jazz 6:45-7:15 – Take one, or take them all!!

Take one, or take them all! Classes include beginning ballet, tap and the fundamentals of jazz. Students are introduced to basic positions in ballet as well as terminology and body placement. Jazz and tap combinations both to music and a cappella are introduced as well as center and across the floor work.

1 class-$40.00, 2 classes-$48.00, 3 classes $55.00

princess camp 2012

SUMMER CLASSES!
June 25-27 Princess Camp 10:30 am – 12 pm $55.00

Your little princess will have a magical time dancing and making new friends at our Princess Camp. Throughout the three days of class, they will learn how to dance like a princess, make magical crafts and also learn about the values a princess lives by; kindness, patience, honesty and helpfulness. Little princesses will enjoy songs, stories and princess inspired crafts that focus on a different princess each day. The dancers will also focus on creating a very special performance which will take place the last 30 minutes of their class on Thursday. Family & friends are welcome; please don’t forget your still cameras. No videotaping allowed in the studio!

$55.00 for Camp

 

Showcase 2013 tickets will be on sale to our dancers and their families May 6~May 9, 2013 @ the SDA office. Please note that tickets are only sold during Office Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 3:30-8:00pm.   Each dancer will be allotted 6 tickets for purchase to each participating show.  Families that have 2 or more dancers will be allotted 10 tickets for purchase to each participating show.
REMINDER:
 TUITION MUST BE PAID IN FULL BEFORE TICKETS ARE PURCHASED.
Tickets go on sale to the public May 20th 2012,  if they are available
Ticket purchase at this time, of course,depends on availability and are on a first come first serve basis!
                                                                                                                         Our annual Showcase is general admission, not reserved seating.  All seats in the theater allow a great view of your dancer.  All tickets for the show are $8.00 inadvance and $10.00 after June 3rd, 2013 and at the door for each show.
Starting June 4th alltickets will be at the theater with SDA Staff for dress rehearsal and may be purchased if a Staff member is available.
All tickets arenon-refundable.  Tickets may be purchased using cash, check, or credit card.
If you sit in a seat, you will need a ticket.
Any SDA dancer
does not need to purchase a ticket to watch a sibling dance.  However, due to limited seats they must have a ticket, which means their ticket will need to beincluded in the family allotment of tickets.