Competition & Performing Line Updates!

Hello parents,

We had such a fun day yesterday! Thank you to everyone who helped out and came to support your dancer. 

Classes this week - we have classes MONDAY AND TUESDAY this week. Holiday break is Wed. 12/19-Tuesday 1/1. Enjoy your break!!!

DF Merchandise - Will be here by 6PM tonight. You can pick up at the front desk. We also have some DF Holiday Show Moose left over - makes a great STOCKING STUFFER!!! $16 for your personalized adorable stuffed moose:)

Nuvo dance convention- Our Company dancers will be attending this convention and competition 2/22-24. If any other dancer would like to attend the convention, please let Miss Zina know by 12/31. Cost is  $255. It's a great experience!

Staffing updates for 2019 - I'm pleased to announce that I have hired Mr. Patrick Jeffrey for Tuesday nights! He will be taking Beginning Acro, Senior jazz tech, Company 1 jazz, Senior jazz choreo, and Performing Line lyrical. Patrick is a former company member at Black Label Movement (with Miss Lauren!), and he is a current principal dancer with Collide. Please help me welcome him in January!

Miss Kaylee will continue taking over Monday nights, and Miss Kayla will continue to teach on Sundays.

Mr. Erik will be taking over Company 2 tap tech/choreography, and Senior Elite tap tech/choreography.

I love working with the Juniors and Petites so much that I'm going to hog them for the rest of the year (and maybe have Erik sub once in a while) :)

Backpacks - Order your studio backpack! HERE

 

 Spring break survey - Please fill out this survey if you will be absent for Spring Break - HERE

Studio sleepover-Saturday, 1/12-Sunday, 1/13. Sign up HERE (payment will not come out until January). It's a super fun night!! Games, junk food, movies, dancing, and more!


Illness policy - Attachment: 46412241_10156041202808240_1160966828755779584_n.jpg (43.8kB) - We have created a fun new graphic for a guideline for staff and parents for when your child is ill. It is attached!

Innovate info-The Starbursts, Crystals, Fusion, Petite Elite, Junior Elite, Senior Elite, Company, Lightning, and Angels teams will participate in The Innovate Dance Event on 2/3 (Sunday) at the Cowles Center in Minneapolis. This is an ALL-DAY DANCE EVENT. Students will take 2 classes, perform their routines for evaluation (no costumes), listen to a wonderful motivational speaker, and do a community service project. The event will begin at 9AM and run until approximately 5PM. Parents are welcome to attend the final showcase at around 4:30. More specific info will be given out before the event.

Friday, 2/1 is Innovate solo, duet, trio night. We are FULL for this event. I will let you know if more spots open up. This event runs from 5-9PM. 

Solo evaluation with Miss Lauren - 12/27. Miss Lauren Baker is available for solo evaluations/private lessons on 12/27. If you want a different set of eyes on your child's solo, this is a wonderful option! Lauren is a former DF teacher.

Sign up HERE 

Have a great week! Happy Holidays!!!

Jennifer

 


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