To register for classes or Dance Classes For Why Choose Us For Dance?
for more information, visit us at All Ages Small Class Sizes:
www.CreativeDanceStudio.com Our smaller class sizes allow students to get more
individual instruction from teachers, and as a
result progress at a faster level than in a large class
environment. Our smaller class sizes also ensure
2 Convenient Westbank that the teacher can catch any problems before
Welcome! they turn into bad habits or improper techniques.
Our Dance Studio Advantage -
2175 Lapalco Blvd. A floating dance floor with professional
(next to Tres Amigos Restaurant) Dear Parents and Students, marley covering
Harvey, LA 70058
Welcome to the Studio! We want to assure Our floating dance floor is a system that absorbs
you that every student receives individual the shock and impact of regular dance movement.
2201 Barataria Blvd. attention, an opportunity for advancement, and The top layer of our flooring surface is a
(at Cousins Blvd.) self-confidence in their achievements. professional vinyl composite marley floor used by
Marrero, LA 70072 professional theaters and performing arts groups.
504-390-2552 At Creative Dance Studio, our ultimate goal is
quality instruction of a proper foundation, in a fun This benefits students by reducing fatigue and
learning environment. Our classes are small to preventing injury.
www.CreativeDanceStudio.com ensure individual attention is given to each student.
dance@CreativeDanceStudio.com Age Appropriate Music & Costumes:
All classes follow a standard progressive syllabus to
ensure proper skills are learned and progression is It’s important to us that children are exposed to
obvious over the years. positive music with positive messages and no
Ballet Tap Jazz explicit language or themes. Our revues are family
Lyrical Hip Hop Acro Please give us 4-6 weeks to work with each
friendly and costumes are age appropriate. Our
child, after which we may deem it necessary to place
Music lessons are also available preschool music is developed by dance educators
the student in a more suitable class according to his
Ages 18 months to adult to maximize students’ creativity in a fun
at both locations. or her age, potential, and experience. This is done to
atmosphere. While popular music is used in
Beginner to Advanced
give your child a most rewarding dance season. classes, you never have to worry about the
· Beginner Music Class Parents, please take a few moments to become content.
· Private Guitar Lessons familiar with our rules and policies on the back of
· Private Piano Lessons your registration form and contained in this What are the extras for the year end
· Private Voice Lessons brochure. If you have any questions, please don’t revue?
504-390-2552 hesitate to ask. Our year end dance revue is a great way for
504-491-1674 students to show off their talents and hard work
of the year. We offer one revue fee that
DANCINGLY YOURS, includes 2-3 costumes for your child’s
classes, including tights & props. The
Lori L. Weil fee also includes venue rental, security,
Director lighting, scenery, sound, 3 show tickets, a theme
T-shirt, and a DVD of the show. You’ll never
· Small class sizes have to sew or alter costumes as our costumes are
· Professional dance floors ready-made, and if minor alterations are needed,
· Age appropriate music & costumes
we have someone to do that for you.
· 2 convenient Westbank locations
Dance Special Revue Numbers
Classes Tuition Payments Students ages 9 and up are eligible to
participate in the Opening Number. The
Payment options include monthly payments via auto- Awards, Ribbons, Trophies
Available pay or yearly by check or cash. Yearly tuition is
due by August 25th. Auto-pay options include
Certificates are awarded every year to each student Opening Number Fee is $50 plus costume
fee, which will be determined in October.
completing the entire session.
checking account, debit cards or credit cards. Mandatory practices will be held on either
See the Authorization form for details Pins are awarded to students who have completed 2 Fridays or Saturdays beginning in March. A
Youth Classes: years of dance classes during the final class of the schedule will be distributed each month.
Registration fees are non-refundable. Tuition fees are
Ages 18 months-5 years old: Weekly, 45 non-refundable, regardless of attendance status.
minutes, combination classes are offered Written notice must be given to drop a class. Medals, trophies, or plaques are awarded to students Students completing 7 years of dance are
with tap, ballet, & acrobats. who have studied dance for the following years: eligible to “feature” in a dance. After that,
$25 will be charged for any NSF check or electronic
4 years, 6 years, 8 years, 10 years, etc. Credit is the student is eligible to progress thru Trio’s,
Ages 6-7: Weekly, one hour, combination check. Only cash or certified funds will be
given for previous dance years at accredited Duet’s and Solo’s. Special fees apply:
classes are offered with tap, ballet, and jazz. accepted after 2nd NSF check.
schools. Feature - $ 40.00
Ages 7-9: Weekly, 75-90 minute, combina- $10 will be charged for declined credit card
tion classes are offered with tap, ballet and processing. Perfect Attendance ribbons are awarded to each Trio - $100/student + costume
jazz. student that attends all classes during the session. Small group - $85/student + costume
Tuition is due by the 25th of each month for the Duet - $150/student + costume
Students that are repeatedly tardy are not eligible.
Pre-Teen & Teen Classes: following month. For example, September Solo - $300 + costume
tuition is due August 25th. A $15 late fee will be If you are absent, please ask about make-up
Ages 10-18: Standard classes are offered in added to tuition paid after the 3rd of the month. classes. The solo/duet/trio/small group fees include
tap, ballet, jazz, and hip hop based on skill 4 hours of private/semi-private lessons
levels. Performance and revue numbers in Uniforms Annual Year End Dance Revue
beginning in March.
lyrical, production, hip hop, etc. are available Our annual Revue is typically scheduled in June
To reinforce the standard that dance is a discipline,
based on classes taken. For example, lyrical at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner, LA or the
requires ballet class; opening production each class has a specific uniform including proper
dancewear, dance shoes, and hair. Please refer to the Mahalia Jackson Theater of Performing Arts in
requires jazz and tap classes. New Orleans, based on availability. All students
dance wear requirements in your registration packet.
All students are given until October 1 to acquire full are welcomed to participate in our annual Revue
uniforms. After this, students not dressed properly will and we would love for each one to participate,
be sent home with a note. Repeated offenders will be but it is your choice. It is a chance for our
asked to call home for proper dancewear. students to show their family and friends how
hard they have worked all year. The show is fast-
45 minute class: $50/month
Teacher Certification Program paced and is finished in less than 3 hours.
60 minute class: $54/month
75 minute class: $66/month The Studio provides a course of Teacher
Certification typically beginning a student’s All payments for Revue Fee & Costume Fees
90 minute class: $80/month
Freshman Year of High School. She is required to must be made timely. (Initial payments are due
give 200 hours in assisting classes of dance and mid-November).
Family Discounts and Multiple Class
Discounts are available. Please call the studio must pass all required tests. All students
for details. participating must be a high school graduate before Very specific details will be available in
she receives a teacher’s certificate (usually same year September, as well as in the monthly newsletters,
as high school graduation). Students in 7th and 8th including fees, instructions, rehearsal, costumes, Our Studio’s Mission
grade with 3 or more years of dance can begin as pictures, etc.
To provide students of all ages
with the skills they need to enjoy
music and dance for a lifetime.