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 Spring 2018 Dance Recital.
The Dance Club will meet on Monday & Thursday afternoons from 3:00pm-5:30 p.m. The 10-Week Session will include 5 dance hours per week for a total of 50 hours. The session begins on January 22nd and concludes on April 26th. The dates are as as follows: January 22, 25, and 29, February 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 26, March 1, 5, 8, 19, 22, April 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, and 26, with a Spring Recital in late May.
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 $750 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