Monday, January 14, 2019

WEEKLY COMPANY 1/14/2019

COMPANY REHEARSALS & INFO FOR WEEK OF 1/14/2019

Great job performing at the SUNS game this past weekend!  You all did a fantastic job!

The MJ (aka SUNS dance) number will be competing at Cathy Roe's Ultimate Dance Competition next month.  Please see info below regarding this competition.

Here is the Sr. Company rehearsal schedule for this week:

Thursday, January 17th from 7 - 9pm
Company Rehearsals - Sr. Co.

Friday, January 18th from 4:30 - 6:30pm
Dream On 

Saturday, January 19th
Dream On from 2 - 4pm
Hotel California from 2 - 3:30pm

There is a $35 choreography fee for those in "Dream On".  This fee will be due w/ your February tuition.

Cathy Roe's Ultimate Dance Competition
Invoices were emailed last week for this upcoming competition.  These fees are due this Friday, January 18th.  We run these fees automatically unless you have made prior arrangements with the front desk.  As a reminder this competition will be held at Skyline High School in Mesa from Friday, February 22nd - Sunday, February 24th.  More information will be sent as this event approaches.

2019 Annual Production "!CONIC"
Pre-production information was sent last week regarding recital in June.  Please note that costume deposits are due by Saturday, January 19th.  Costumes deposits are $60 per class/number.  Please contact the front desk to get your total for costume deposits.  We will be running payment for costume deposits with the card on file unless you let us know otherwise.

We will start taking measurements in class this week.

Christmas Costumes

We are still waiting on some Christmas costumes to be returned. If you borrowed or rented a costume please return to the front desk ASAP.

MLK/Civil Rights Day
The studio will be open and classes as usual next Monday, January 21, 2019.

Thank you and have a great week!








Monday, January 7, 2019

WEEKLY COMPANY & SUNS INFO 1/7/2019

COMPANY & SUNS REHEARSALS & INFO FOR WEEK OF 1/7/2019

Happy New Year and welcome back to dance!

Here is the rehearsal schedule for this week:

Thursday, January 10th from 7 - 9pm
SUNS/MJ - ALL Companies (Mini's please stay until 9pm)

Friday, January 11th from 5 - 7pm *NEW TIME
SUNS/MJ - DRESS REHEARSAL 

Additional SUNS information:

We will be sending an email w/ a specific meeting time and place upon your arrival at the Talking Stick Resort Arena on Saturday, January 12th.

Tickets - Tickets are ready to be picked up starting this afternoon at the front desk.  You will need to sign for you tickets upon receiving them.

Please turn in your waiver.  Copies of the waiver are available at the front desk.

Costumes Information - We started handing out costumes this past Saturday.  Please see the front desk if you were not at rehearsal.  Please iron/steam the white pants. A costume balance of $25 plus tax has been posted to your account and will be ran automatically on Thursday, January 10th.  This balance and payment does not apply to Mini Company and the boys.  Boys - we will be sending a separate email regarding their costume.

Hair for the girls is a high pony tail; Mini Company is a low ponytail because of their hats.

This number will be competing at an upcoming competition in February.  Please see the info below regarding this competition.

Upcoming Competition

We will be attending Cathy Roe's Ultimate Dance Competition in February instead of Showstoppers.  This competition is the same weekend which is Friday, February 22nd - Sunday, February 24th.  We will be taking limited numbers to this competition.  Here is the list of numbers competing:

MJ (SUNS)
A Wink and a Smile
Hotel California
Dream On (Miss Lisa's New Sr. Co number; see rehearsal schedule below)
When's the Party's Over (Megan Branch's number)

If you have a solo, duet or trio you would like to compete please inform the front desk.

Invoices for this competition will be emailed by the end of the week and fees will be due by Friday, January 18th.

Upcoming Rehearsals - Sr. Company Members Only

Dream On (anyone not in Hotel California is in this number):
Friday, January 18th from 4:30 - 6:30pm
Saturday, January 19th from 2 - 4pm

Hotel California
Saturday, January 19th from 2 - 3:30pm

We will be starting new numbers on Thursday January 17, 2019. 
Current tentative projects:
Prince
Lady Gaga
In the Pool
Fosse

Christmas Costumes

If you borrowed or rented a costume please return to the front desk this week.

Production 2019 - ICONIC
Look for information we will be sending this week regarding Production 2019 - ICONIC!

Thank you and have a great week!






Monday, December 17, 2018

WEEKLY COMPANY & SUNS INFO 12/17/2018

COMPANY & SUNS REHEARSALS & INFO FOR WEEK OF 12/17/2018

Great job this past weekend at our 4th Annual Holiday Festival!

If you borrowed or rented a costume please return to the front desk this week.

Here is the Company & SUNS rehearsal schedule:

Saturday, January 5th from 3 - 5pm
SUNS Rehearsal - ALL Companies and Dancers

Thursday, January 10th from 7 - 9pm
SUNS Rehearsal - ALL Companies and Dancers (Mini's until 8pm)

Friday, January 11th from 4 - 6pm
SUNS - DRESS REHEARSAL

Saturday, January 12th
SUNS Halftime Performance - Information on our meeting time and place at the Talking Stick Resort Arena will be available when we return from Holiday Break.

Additional SUNS performance info:

The name of the SUNS dance will be "MJ".

Tickets have been ordered and we will have them available and ready for pick up starting Monday, January 7th. 

There will be a waiver that needs to be signed by a parent for their dancer performing at this event.  We will email you this waiver and have copies at the front desk soon.

We sent information on the shoes the girls (not those in Mini Company) will need several weeks ago.  If you need this information again please let us know and we will re-send to you.  We strongly suggest you getting these shoes as soon as possible if you haven't done do already.

Winter/Spring Rehearsal and Events
We will be starting new numbers on Thursday January 17, 2019. 
Current tentative projects:
Prince
Lady Gaga
In the Pool
Fosse

Dream On Rehearsals: 
Anyone not in Hotel California is in this number -
Friday January 18: 4:30-6:30pm
Saturday January 19: 2-4pm

Hotel California: (clean up rehearsal)
Saturday January 19: 2-3:30pm

Holiday Break
The studio is currently closed. Classes will resume on Monday, January 7, 2019.


Happy New Year!
We are looking forward to a successful and exciting 2019!






Monday, December 10, 2018

WEEKLY COMPANY INFO 12/10/2018

COMPANY REHEARSALS AND INFO FOR WEEK OF 12/10/2018

Here are the rehearsals and info for this week:


Wednesday, December 12th from 7 - 8pm

Jr. Company Christmas Rehearsal

Thursday, December 13th

Mini Company Christmas Rehearsal from 4 - 5pm

Sr. Company and Christmas Class Rehearsals from 7 - 9pm

Sleigh Ride (Dress Rehearsal this night)
Christmas Island (Dress Rehearsal this night)
Santa Baby - Dancers bring your heels this night
Coldest Winter (Dress Rehearsal this night)
Hallelujah

Important - Please note that Christmas Island, Sleigh Ride & Coldest Winter will have dress rehearsal on this night as well as Friday, Dec 14th.

Friday, December 14th from 5 - 7pm *NEW TIME

Dress Rehearsal for the following (in this order):
Coldest Winter
Need a Little Christmas
Sleigh Ride
Hallelujah
Christmas Island
Most Wonderful Time of the Year
Santa Baby

Saturday, December 15th
4th Annual Desert Star Dance Christmas Festival from 3 - 6:30pm

All dancers need to arrive by 2:30 pm with hair and make up complete.  A dressing room will be available for costume changes.


Here is a link to the show schedule and information:


https://drive.google.com/file/d/1H1I8e5F1L2ZVcrAynG2myW2Ao6l9YARw/view?usp=sharing

Upcoming Rehearsals:

Thursday, December 20th from 7 - 9pm

SUNS - All Companies and Dancers; Mini's until 8pm

Saturday, January 5th from 3 - 5pm
SUNS - All Companies & Dancers - this is a very important rehearsal that everyone must attend.  

Holiday Break

The studio will be closed for Holiday Break from Sunday, December 23rd through Sunday, January 6th.  Classes will resume on Monday, January 7, 2019.

Thank you and have a great week!











Monday, December 3, 2018

WEEKLY COMPANY INFO 12/3/2018

COMPANY REHEARSALS AND INFO FOR WEEK OF 12/3/2018

Here are the rehearsals and company info for this week:


Thursday, December 6th from 7 - 9pm

Christmas Rehearsals for:
Sleigh Ride
Christmas Island
Santa Baby

Friday, December 7th from 6 - 8pm

SUNS Rehearsal - All Companies

Saturday, December 8th from 2 - 5pm

Christmas Rehearsals - All Companies

Upcoming Rehearsals:


Thursday, December 13th from 7 - 9pm

Christmas Rehearsals for:
Sleigh Ride
Christmas Island
Santa Baby
Coldest Winter
Hallelujah

Friday, December 14th from 6 - 8pm

Dress Rehearsal for:
(not in this order)
Santa Baby
Christmas Island
Sleigh Ride
We Need a Little Christmas - Mini Co.
Coldest Winter
It's the Most Wonderful Time - Jr. Co
Hallelujah

Reminder - SUNS ticket orders and payment due this Friday, December 7th.

Have a great week!

Thank you and please let us know if you have any questions.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

WEEKLY COMPANY INFO 11/27/2018

COMPANY REHEARSALS AND INFO FOR WEEK OF 11/27/2018

We hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Here is the schedule and info for this week:


Thursday, November 29th from 7 - 9pm
SUNS Rehearsal

Friday, November 30th from 5 - 7pm

SUNS Rehearsal 

Saturday, December 1st from 2 - 5pm

SUNS and ALL Company Christmas Numbers Rehearsal


As a reminder from last weeks company news, here is the Sr. Co Christmas costume info for the following numbers:

Sleigh Ride - For those in this number please put something together with the color scheme of red, green & white for a top and accessories w/ gloves, scarfs, etc.  Along w/ that everyone needs to wear black dance shorts, black fishnets and black jazz shoes. Boys - we will let you know soon.

Christmas Island - We have costumes available for those in this number.  There will be a $10 rental fee for the costume that will be due w/ your December tuition.  You will need to provide black dance shorts.


Santa Baby - We have costumes available for this number.  Dancers will need to provide tan fishnets and their heels.


Emails have been sent with the costume information for those company members in class Christmas dances. Please let us know if you need the costume details again for:


Coldest Winter (Jr/Teen Jazz 3)

Hallelujah (Jr/Teen Contemporary 2) 
Oh Santa (Teen Tap 4)


Along with any costume rental fees the $15 Christmas show participation fee will be ran along w/ your December tuition.

Note:  If you borrowed a Human costume for KAR please return it to the front desk.


Thank you and have a great week!

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

WEEKLY COMPANY INFO 11/20/2018

COMPANY REHEARSALS AND INFO FOR WEEK OF 11/20/2018

Here is the schedule and info for this week:


No Rehearsals this week!  Here is the rehearsal schedule for next week:


Thursday, November 29th from 7 - 9pm

SUNS Rehearsal

Friday, November 30th from 5 - 7pm

SUNS Rehearsal 

Saturday, December 1st from 2 - 5pm

SUNS and ALL Company Christmas Numbers Rehearsal

Christmas Costume Info for Sr. Co:


Sleigh Ride - For those in this number please put something together with the color scheme of red, green & white for a top and accessories w/ gloves, scarfs, etc.  Along w/ that everyone needs to wear black dance shorts, black fishnets and black jazz shoes. Boys - we will let you know soon.


Christmas Island - We have costumes available for those in this number.  There will be a $10 rental fee for the costume that will be due w/ your December tuition.  You will need to provide black dance shorts.


Santa Baby - We have costumes available for this number.  Dancers will need to provide tan fishnets and their heels.


Emails have been sent with the costume information for those company members in class Christmas dances. Please let us know if you need the costume details again for:


Coldest Winter (Jr/Teen Jazz 3)

Hallelujah (Jr/Teen Contemporary 2) 
Oh Santa (Teen Tap 4)

For those of you who attended the master class last night w/ Jessica Starr we will be running that fee today.  If company deposit funds are available in your account we will apply towards this fee and run the balance if necessary.


Note:  If you borrowed a Human costume for KAR please return it to the front desk.


The studio will be closed from Thursday, November 22nd - Sunday, November 25th.  Classes will resume on Monday, November 26th.


We would like to wish everyone a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday!