Phone: 779-1337 Address: 1411 Aversboro Rd. Ste. 211 Website: www.christysdancexplosion.com Office Hours: Mon 2-8pm, Tues 2-7pm, Wed 4-6pm, Thurs 2-7pm February 2011 Newsletter O Important Dates: Feb 1 - Performance Fee ($15 per family)/ Feb Tuition Due Summer Schedule Feb 7-10 – Parent Observation Week The summer schedule is under construction! Feb 12 – Daddy/Daughter Dance It will be posted to the website once it is March 1 – March Tuition Due finalized. Registration will begin in March. April 1 – April Tuition Due April 2 – Studio Picture Day Exciting things are being planned, so stay April 18-21- Studio Closed/Spring Break tuned! April 27 – Dress Rehearsal @ JCC May 1 – Performance @ JCC Dancing Up A Storm! The end-of-year performance will be held on Sunday, May 1st at Johnston Community College in Daddy/Daughter Dance Smithfield. Show times are 3:00pm and 6:00pm. The st The 1 annual CDE Daddy/Daughter Dance will be held on rehearsal will be on Wednesday, April 27th at JCC. th st Saturday, Feb 12 from 5-7pm at DancExplosion. The semi- Rehearsal times are 5:00pm 1 show and 7:00pm nd formal event will include dancing, refreshments, a keepsake, 2 show. The performance fee of $15 per family is due February 1, 2011 and tickets are $9 each when and photo opportunities! Tickets can be purchased at the purchased by phone or at the box office, and $10 office. $30 per daddy/daughter couple, $40 for daddy+2, and each when purchased online. Please note that the $45 for daddy+3. $1 increase in ticket price this year was determined by JCC trustees to create a fund for renovations. Ticket sales will begin on April 4th at 1:30pm. You New Classes can purchase tickets by calling the JCC box office at Beginner classes now open! We will take registrations th 919-209-2099 M-F 1:30-5:00pm. When placing your for the following classes through February 28 , 2011. order, you will ask for tickets to the DancExplosion Creative Movement: Ages 3-4, Mondays 6:15-7:00pm performance and then tell what show you will be Beginning Clogging: Ages 6-11, Thursdays 5:00-6:00pm purchasing tickets for (3:00 Show or 6:00 Show). Each person that enters the auditorium will need a ticket. This includes your dancer if you choose to have him/her sit with you during part of the show. You will receive a “recital requirements” sheet that will detail everything your child will need for the performance and what show he/she will be in. I will Picture Day will be Saturday, April 2nd here at the try to get siblings into one show, but I cannot studio. Photos are taken of individuals and groups. guarantee it. All ticket sales are handled by JCC not Picture order forms and pricing information will be CDE. To view the JCC seating chart click here: given to each dancer. More information regarding http://www.johnstoncc.edu/performingarts/facilities.aspx picture day will follow. Remember to check the website often for performance updates and info. DancExplosion Attire and Accessories for Sale!!! Drawstring Dance Bags $10 Pink CDE Short-sleeve T-shirts $15 Green CDE Long-Sleeve T-shirts $18 CDE Shorts $12 CLOG Stickers $3 Costumes!!! Costumes have started arriving! Please be sure your child tries on his/her costume immediately. Notify the studio ASAP if there is a problem with the fit. Most costumes do require some alterations, such as hemming. If you feel the costume is too small, you will need to notify Christy and bring your dancer to the studio to try it on within 3 days. -Please do not allow your dancers to wear/play in their costumes. -Keep all pieces of the costumes together. -Hang tutus upside down to keep them full.