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Charlotte Summer Dance Program

4 Week Dance Courses

Ages 2 to 4 Years Old

Summer Saturday Dance Classes

Description:

This four week session is great for the new or experienced little dancer. Ballet, tap and tumbling will be covered. All tumbling will take place on a mat.

What to bring/wear:

Students will need ballet and tap shoes and should wear a leotard.

Ages:

2 – 4 year olds

Dates/Times:

Saturdays from 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Session One: June 7th – June 28th, 2014
Session Two: August 2nd – August 23rd, 2014

Price:

$62

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Rising K – Rising 5th Grade

Acro/Tumbling Course

Description:

This four week session will cover basic to advanced acro and tumbling skills such as rolls, handstands, cartwheels, roundoffs, walkovers, etc.

What to bring/wear:

Students should be barefoot and should wear either a leotard or form fitting shorts and a shirt with the shirt tucked in or form fitting shorts with a crop top.

Ages:

Rising Kindergarten – Rising 5th

Dates/Times:

Saturdays from 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Session One: June 7th – June 28th, 2014
Session Two: August 2nd – August 23rd, 2014

Price:

$62

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Drop In Dance Classes

School may be out, but you can still work on your dance skills! Dancers Unite has great drop in classes this summer! You can either pay per class or buy a drop in card for multiple classes.

Price:

$15 for one class, $125 for 10 classes*

*Drop in classes are included in Competition Company tuition.  Competition company members are required to take a certain number of drop in classes to improve their skills over the summer.  For more information, please contact the studio.

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Dates:

We will be holding drop in classes the following weeks:

June 2nd, June 9th, June 16th, June 23rd, Aug 4th, Aug 11th

Drop In Classes Offered:

 

Rising K – Rising 5th Grade

Ballet/Tap/Jazz

Description:

Ballet, tap and jazz technique are covered in this drop in style class.  A great way for students to keep working on skills over the summer.

What to bring/wear:

Students will need ballet and tap shoes and should wear a leotard.

Times:

Tuesdays from 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (Rising K – Rising 2nd)

Tuesdays from 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (Rising 3rd – Rising 5th)

Wednesdays from 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (Rising K – Rising 2nd)

Rising 6th Grade – Rising 12th Grade

Jazz/Lyrical/Contemporary Technique

Description:

Technique used in jazz, lyrical and contemporary style dance are covered in this drop in class.  A great class for dancers wanting to improve upon their skills and current or future competitive company dancers.  Students should have previous dance experience before taking this class.

What to bring/wear:

Students should use jazz, lyrical or contemporary shoes or can be barefoot.  Students should wear either a leotard or form fitting shorts with a form fitting shirt or crop top.

Times:

Tuesdays from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Jumps/Leaps/Turns

Description:

Students will work on leaps, turns and jumps you would see in various dance forms in this drop in style class.  A great class for dancers wanting to improve or master their skills as well as current or future competitive company dancers. Students should have previous dance experience before taking this class. 

What to bring/wear:

Students should use jazz, lyrical or contemporary shoes or can be barefoot.  Students should wear either a leotard or form fitting shorts with a form fitting shirt or crop top.

Times:

Wednesday from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Intermediate/Advanced Tap Technique

Description:

Students will work on intermediate and advanced tap skills in this drop in class.  It is expected students have had previous tap dance experience before taking this class.  It is a great way to keep up with tap over the summer as well as improve and work on sounds, clarity and advanced tap skills.

What to bring/wear:

Students need tap shoes for this course.  Students should not wear long pants.

Times:

Tuesday from 8:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Intensives

Ages 12 to 18 Years Old

Dance Intensive

Description:

Dancers Unite’s Dance Intensive is designed for serious dancers who want to improve upon all aspects of their dancing over the summer.  It is expected that the dancers in the intensive have had previous dance experience in some or all of the dance forms.

Dancers Unite’s Dance Intensive is a five day (Monday – Friday) course.  Here is our daily schedule*:

10:00-11:00 Jazz
11:00-11:30 Strength & Stretch
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Lunch
12:00-12:30 Tap
12:30-1:00 Pom (Mon, Wed, Fri) Hip Hop (Tues, Thurs)
1:00-1:45 Ballet
1:45-2:15 Pointe/Pre-Pointe
2:15-2:30 Break
2:30-3:15 Lyrical
3:15-4:00 Acro

*Schedule subject to change

Dancers have the options of choosing the option that works best for their schedule: Full day or half day (either 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM or 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM).

We also have extended hour options for students needing to come in early or stay late.  Please contact the studio for more details!!

What to bring/wear:

Students should wear either a leotard or form fitting shorts with a form fitting shirt or crop top.

Students will need to bring as many dance shoes as they own!  Other shoes that the students do not own, such as tap shoes, can be provided.

Students will also need to bring a bagged lunch if they are in full day or half day morning, and a snack for full day and half day afternoon dancers. (No peanut products or refrigerated items, please.)

Ages:

12 – 17 year olds

Dates/Times:

Full Day: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Half Day Morning: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Half Day Afternoon: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

July 28th – August 1st

Price: 

$325 for full day, $200 for half day

*You can pay in full at the time of registration, or you can pay a $100 non-refundable deposit and pay the remaining balance by the first day of camp.*

Please call for information on pricing for extended hours.

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