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									          DISCOVER DANCE
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                                        All dancers must be the proper age by the first day of class. All classes meet for 19 weeks and are 55 minutes long
                                        except for the Creative Dance classes which are 45 minutes long. This session concludes with a recital in March.
                                        Proper dance attire is mandatory.

                                        Sep 17, 2011 – Mar 10, 2012
                                        $210    (includes recital and costume) 19 weeks            No Early Bird
                                        Iowa Community Center                                      Registration


                                                                           DANCE CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

                                        Creative Dance I & II                                            Tap (Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced)
                                        Creative dance provides an introduction to dance                 Rhythm technique, movement and tap combination
                                        and encouragement of self-expression. For our                    steps will be learned. Tap shoes are required. Beginner
Dance Class Attire
                                        youngest dancers, instruction includes developmentally           dancers need little or no prior dance experience and
Pre-Ballet & Creative Dance
                                        appropriate activities in movement, music, coordination          will be provided basic and fundamental training in Tap.
Ballet shoes, leotards, and tights
                                        and an introduction to ballet.                                   Intermediate dancers with prior experience will gain a
Jazz & Tap
                                                                                                         stronger understanding of the lower level techniques
Tap and jazz shoes, a tank leotard,     Pre-Ballet I & II
and tights or dance pants                                                                                and terminology. Advanced dancers with prior
                                        In Pre-Ballet our major goal is for children to experi-
                                                                                                         experience will be taught how to execute advanced
Hip Hop                                 ence the joy of dance, enrich their skills, and learn to
Jazz shoes or sneakers and                                                                               principles.
                                        appreciate this art. Simple ballet steps are taught as
comfortable clothing
                                        well as the five positions of ballet. Skills are completed       Jazz (Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced)
Contemporary                            both at the barre and in the center of the floor. Basic          An introduction to Jazz theory and basic technique will
Bare foot and comfortable clothing
                                        arm positions are also introduced. Students in this              be taught including fundamentals and basic moves.
                                        class will continue to work on the concepts learned in           Patterns and combinations will introduce the varied
                                        Creative Dance, but with greater complexity and more             forms or expression in jazz dance. Ballet or jazz shows
                                        emphasis on the elementary ballet steps. Ballet shoes            are required. Beginner dancers need little or no prior
                                        are required.                                                    dance experience and will be provided basic and
                                                                                                         fundamental training in Jazz. Intermediate dancers with
                                        Tap/Jazz
                                                                                                         prior experience will gain a stronger understanding of
                                        This combination class provides you the opportunity
                                                                                                         the lower level techniques and terminology. Advanced
                                        to learn the basics of jazz and tap dance. Techniques
                                                                                                         dancers with prior experience will receive more
                                        for each will be taught with simple step combinations
                                                                                                         extensive techniques and principles.
                                        and dance routines. You are required to have both
                                        jazz/ballet and tap shoes by the first class.                    Contemporary Dance
                                                                                                         A mix of ballet and jazz, contemporary dance is a form
                                        Ballet/Jazz
                                                                                                         of self-expression dance. Shedding the controlled
                                        This combination class provides you the opportunity to
                                                                                                         surroundings associated with ballet technique, contem-
                                        learn the basics of ballet and jazz dance. Techniques
                                                                                                         porary dance is viewed as a more relaxed, free style of
                                        for each will be taught with simple step combinations
                                                                                                         dance where students dance barefoot while exploring
                                        and dance routines. You are required to have both
                                                                                                         the use of gravity. No shoes are required for this class,
                                        ballet and jazz shoes by the first class.
                                                                                                         footless or convertible tights are optional.
                                        Ballet/Tap
                                                                                                         Hip Hop I & II
                                        This combination class provides you the opportunity to
                                                                                                         Join the latest funky craze in hip hop steps as we jam
                                        learn the basics of ballet and tap dance. Techniques for
                                                                                                         to the latest trendy music. Learn the fundamental
                                        each will be taught with simple step combinations and
                                                                                                         techniques of jazz dance. Dancers will begin class with
                                        dance routines. You are required to have both ballet
                                                                                                         stretches and isolations followed by basic exercises in
                                        and tap shoes by the first class.
                                                                                                         techniques and combinations. Your child will learn to
                                                                                                         identify footwork and gain a good working knowledge
                                                                                                         of jazz and hip hop steps.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         DANCE
                                                                                                                                                                      Discover Dance Performance Team
                                                                                                                                                                      Our Discover Dance Performance Teams participate
                                                                                                                                                                      in numerous festivals and events throughout the
                                                                                                                                                                      year such as Villa Park’s Summerfest, Villa Park’s
                                                                                                                                                                      4th of July Parade, Kane County Cougars game,
                                                                                                                                                                      nursing homes and of course our own dance recital.
                                                                                                                                                                      Participation is by tryout only. All dancers who want
                                                                                                                                                                      to participate on a dance team must enroll in a least
                                                                                                                                                                      one other technique class (Beginner, Intermediate,
                                                                                                                                                                      Advanced Tap/Jazz classes and combo classes).
                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Teams continue all the way through
                                                                                                                                                                      summer 2012. There are additional cost to teams
                                                                                                                                                                      throughout the season, including but not limited to,
                                                                                                                                                                      spring/summer registration fee, team shirt,
                                                                                                                                                                      performance tickets.
                                                                                                                                                                      Ages: 5-7           11 am-12:30 pm
                                                                                                                                                                      Ages: 8 and up      1-2:30 pm




                                                  DANCE CLASS SCHEDULE

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Age. . . . . . . . . . . Day. . . . . . . . . . Time. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Code . . . . . . . . .Instructor . . .
                                                        ....                     ....                   .....                              ......                 ...........
     Int. Tap                                           7-8                       M                 4-4:55 pm                           DDS140                     Rachel
                                                                                                                                                                                        Fee & Payment Plan
    Creative I                                3-4                        M             4:30- 5:15 pm                          DDS000                       Ashley
                                                                                                                                                                                        The registration fee is $210, (early bird does
    Int. Jazz                                 7-8                        M                 5-5:55 pm                          DDS130                       Rachel                       not apply) which includes the cost of the
    Pre-Ballet I                              4-5                        M              5:30-6:25 pm                          DDS180                       Ashley                       dance recital costume. To participate in the
                                                                                                                                                                                        payment plan, you must register a credit
    Ballet/Jazz                               5-6                        M              6:30-7:25 pm                          DDS020                       Ashley                       card number and authorization signature
    Hip Hop I                                 5-8                        Tu                4-4:55 pm                          DDS070                       Kayla                        with us and sign a Discover Dance Payment
                                                                                                                                                                                        Agreement.
    Hip Hop II                                8-10                       Tu                5-5:55 pm                          DDS170                       Kayla
    Mini Team                                 5                          Tu             5:30-6:25 pm                          DDT001                       Debbie                       You may make either payment by check or
                                                                                                                                                                                        cash; however, if we do not receive your
    Jr. Team                                  7                          Tu             6:30-7:25 pm                          DDT002                       Debbie                       second payment by the indicated date, we
    Sr. Team                                  9                          Tu             7:30-8:25 pm                          DDT003                       Debbie                       reserve the right to charge your credit card
                                                                                                                                                                                        for the balance due.
    Beg. Jazz                                 6-7                        W              5:30-6:25 pm                          DDS030                       Kayla
    Beg. Tap                                  6-7                        W              6:30-7:25 pm                          DDS040                       Kayla                        $70 of the registration fee is due at the time
                                                                                                                                                                                        of registration
    Contemporary                              7-8                        Th                4-4:55 pm                          DDS300                       Rachel
                                                                                                                                                                                        Second payment of $70 due October 15
    Adv. Tap                                  9 and up                   Th                5-5:55 pm                          DDS240                       Debbie
    Adv. Jazz                                 9 and up                   Th                6-6:55 pm                          DDS230                       Debbie                       Final payment of $70 due November 12
    Creative II                               3-4                        Sa                9-9:45 am                          DDS100                       Debra                        We reserve the right to charge your credit
    Pre-Ballet II                             4-5                        Sa             10-10:55 am                           DDS050                       Debra                        card if we don’t receive your cash/check
                                                                                                                                                                                        payment by October 15 and by November 12
    Tap/Jazz                                  5-6                        Sa             11-11:55 am                           DDS011                       Debra
    Ballet/Tap                                5-6                        Sa             12-12:55 pm                           DDS800                       Debra


    *Dancers must be the proper age by the first day of class
    An exact date for the March recital will be announced at a later time




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