- Start Date – September 25th
- End Date – December 7
- Mondays and Thursdays (3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
This is a Performing Arts Club designed to expose students to a variety of dance forms, teach proper skills and instill an appreciation for performance and choreography aesthetics. The objective of the 10-week session is to introduce, discuss, demonstrate and review general dance vocabulary and movements for Classical Ballet, Modern/Contemporary & Technique (Tricks, Conditioning, Flexibility), Theatrical Jazz/Tap, and Choreography & Hip Hop. Students will practice and perform curriculum from all genres and will learn correct body alignment, strength, flexibility, coordination and technique.
*If students demonstrate determination and initiative, they will be invited to perform in the Fall 2017 Dance Recital.
The Dance Club will meet on Monday & Thursday afternoons from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. The 10-Week Session will include 4 dance hours per week for a total of 40 hours. The session begins on September 25th and concludes on December 7th, 2017.
The Dance Club dates are as follows: September 25th and 28th, October 2nd, 5th, 9th, 16th, 19th, 23rd, 26th and 30th, November 2nd, 6th, 9th, 13th, 16th, 27th and 30th, December 1st (Friday Recital), 4th and 7th. (No classes - October 12th - half day, November 20th & 23rd - Thanksgiving Break.)
The schedule is as follows and is subject to change based on required rehearsals:
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Warm up & Classical Ballet
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Modern/Contemporary & Technique
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Theatrical Jazz/Tap
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Choreography & Hip Hop
Dance Club Cost and Attire:
Dancers are expected to be prepared for Dance Club and are required to dress in the appropriate dance attire, which includes appropriate hair. The Dance Club cost is $600 for the 10-Week Session and there is an attire charge of $45.00 for the purchase of the students PTS Leotard. Checks for the leotard should be made payable to Palmer Trinity School. This is a one-time fee.
Palmer Trinity School Leotard - Solid black sports bras are permitted underneath the leotard.
Solid Black Leggings - Long/ankle length leggings are appropriate. No capris or shorts. (PTS leggings are permitted and are $20 in the supply store.)
Hair - Neatly pulled away from the face in a secure ponytail. No hair clips.
Shoes - Pink Ballet shoes, Black Tap shoes and Sneakers.
Jewelry - No loose or dangling jewelry. No bead jewelry