Dance & Gymnastics

Dance & Gymnastics

Dance Fall 2017

Monday - Thursday Classes Begin August 28, 2017
Saturday Classes Begin September 9, 2017 unless otherwise noted!

Registration begins July 27, 2017. (Date may change. Call the Pavilion for more info regarding registration.)
Register at the Pavilion front desk or on line. To register online, please call the Pavilion to verify user information.

Dance Director:Artie Janow, Director     Assistant Director,Veronice Carpenter,

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Many Dance and Gymnastics classes are available at The Pavilion. If you are interested in Ballet, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Gymnastics, or TapDance, join Artie Janow and her staff for a great time.  Dates, class descriptions, times, and fees are subject to change without notice.

 

Fee Information: The Registration fee for all classes except Mommy & Me KinderGym is $20. Mommy & Me registration fee is $5. Class fees and Costume fees vary per class. All fees are payable at registration. Annual members of The Pavilion will receive a 25% discount. Discounts do not apply to scholarships.

Scholarship Information: Only partial scholarships are offered for Dance and Gymnastics. Scholarships applications are available at The Pavilion and must be completed yearly BEFORE registering for any of our classes. Scholarships do not cover registration or costume fees. Poor class attendance may result in loss of a scholarship.

Class Cancellation Policy: If Scott County Schools are cancelled, we will assess the conditions by Noon. Dance and Gymnasstic class cancellations or delays will be posted on Channels 18, 27, and 36. and at prdanceandgym.webs.com.

 

Dance Classes
 

Hip Hop:    
Cost: Fall Session  $218 / Spring Session $148 (tentative)
Maximum class size: 14

Hip Hop is street dance culture infused with jazz favor.  It has fast paced movements, balance based stunts, turns, and incorporates some Pop and Lock (unusual movements where body movements are isolated, accented, quick pulses, or held).  This dance movement is constantly changing and many trends may be combined.  The Hip Hop dance trend is loose so everyone can develop their own style and movements.  Spring session also incorporates routine preparation for the Spring Recital.  This class does one routine in the Spring Recital.

Tuesday Ages 7 - 10
6:30-7:15P

Tuesday
Ages 11 - 15
7:15 - 8:00P

 

 

KinderTap, Ballet, Jazz:  Ages 5 & 6   
Cost: Fall Session  $228 / Spring Session $158 (tentative)
Maximum class size: 12

40 or 45 minute class. Curriculum is designed to introduce basic Ballet, Tap, and Jazz terms, technique and floor work.  This covers Barr and center work, movement such as turns and leaps across the floor.  Curriculum helps develop small and large motor skills and infuses coordination builders.  Spring session also incorporates routine preparation for the Spring Recital. This class will perform in the Spring Dance Recital.

Monday
5:50-6:35P

Thursday
5:00-5:45P

Saturday Class Begins Sept. 9

10:30-11:10A

 

NEW! Dance Inclusion Ages 6 - 11 (8 week Program)

Cost: Fall Session  $75 / Spring Session $75 (tentative)
Maximum class size: 14
 

 Dance Inclusion class for children with special needs. 30 minutes.  Class will cover social interaction, basic stretching, center and across the floor, and learning a simple dance routine.  This class will be structured similar to a regular dance class with adaptations to meet the needs of the students enrolled.  This class will require a parent or adult to assist the student.  

Saturday Begins  Sept. 23
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
 

Pointe': Invitation Only
Cost: Fall Session  $90 / Spring Session $90 (tentative)
Maximum class size: N/A

This class is only available for the Jr. and Sr. Accelerated classes.  It is designed for the more serious dance student.  Curriculum is designed to strengthen toes, feet, ankles, legs and center core (upper body).   Pointe' takes serious practice as well as ballet technique classes.  Since students develop at different rates, going on Pointe'  is decided by the Ballet instructor and studio director.  It may take several years of this class before a student is ready to actually go on Pointe'.  Patience, dedication, and practice are required.  This class will perform in the Spring Recital.

Tuesday
8:00-8:30P
 

Tap, Ballet, and Jazz: 
Cost: Fall Session  $228 / Spring Session $158 (tentative)
Maximum class size: 14

50 minute class.  A student may take this class for 2 or more years before advancing to a higher level.  Curriculum covers Tap, Ballet, Jazz fundamentals and techniques but on a more challenging level.  Tap, Ballet, and Jazz center and across the floor work.  Leaps and turns are stressed on a more challenging level.   Spring session also incorporates routine preparation for the Spring Recital. This class will perform in the Spring Recital.

Monday Ages 6 - 10
4:30-5:20P

 

Thursday Ages 11-13
6:45-7:30P

 

Toddlers, Tiara's, Tutu's and Tumbling ( 4T's)Ages 3 & 4
Cost: Fall Session  $218 / Spring Session $148 (tentative)
Maximum class size: 12

30 minute class.   Curriculum is designed to expose this age group to basic floor tumbling (front rolls, bridges, cartwheels, low balance beam, hand/eye coordination games with bean bags, bubbles, etc,) following 1 and 2 step directions and developing listening skills.  The tumbling segment covers the first 5 weeks of class in the fall and spring. The remainder of the session is devoted to creative movement and basic ballet center, movement across the floor and routine preparation for Spring Recital. Beginner ballet terms are introduced to this age level.  This class willonly perform in the dance recital (not the gymnastics recital).

Monday
5:20-5:50P

Thursday
5:30-6:00P

Saturday Class  Begin Sept. 9

9:30 - 10:00A

10:00-10:30 A 

 
 Gymnastics Classes Students must attend placement clinics so they will be entered into the correct sill level. Only students who have registered and Paid may attend the placement clinics. After clinics, students will be placed in a Monday or  Wednesday class. 
 

Advanced Gymnastics: Ability based
Cost: Fall Session  $208 / Spring Session $148 (tentative)
Maximum class size: 12

Ability based. 50 minutes. Students must have mastered a backward roll,  back kick-over or back walkover, hold handstand with spotter and running round-off with correct punch (rebound)  to advance to this level.  Will work on conditioning, stretching,   back-overs, standing back handspring, running round-off-back handspring.  This class meets once a week so conditioning and practicing at home is a must for skill mastery. Students will perform in a Spring performance.  All fall fees include costume and registration fees.

Monday
5:00-5:50P
  Intermediate Gymnastics: Ages 6 - 11
Cost: Fall Session  $208 / Spring Session $148 (tentative)
Maximum class size: 12

Conditioning, stretching, and basic tumbling skills. Some of these skills may be mastered: front, back, and straddle rolls, cartwheels, stunts and trick acrobatics. Proper technique stressed.  Students may take this class up to 2 years.   This class meets once a week so conditioning and practicing at home is a must for skill mastery. Students will perform in the Spring Gym Recital.   These students are not beginners but have not acquired the skills to be considered advanced. All fall fees include costume and registration fees. 

 

Beginner Gymnastics: Ages 6 - 11
Cost: Fall Session  $208 / Spring Session $148 (tentative)
Maximum class size: 12

Conditioning, stretching, basic tumbling skills, front, back, and straddle rolls, cartwheels, stunts and trick acrobatics may be introduced). Proper technique stressed.  Students may take this class up to 2 years.   This class meets once a week so conditioning and practicing at home is a must for skill mastery. Students will perform in the Spring Gym Recital.  All fall fees include costume and registration fees.

Monday
5:50-6:40P 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday
5:50-6:40P

 

 

 

 

KinderGym: ages 5 & 6
Cost: Fall Session  $198 / Spring Session $138 (tentative)

Maximum class size: 10  

30 Minutes. Introduction to basic tumbling skills (front roll, bridges, angel touches, handstand kick-ups, toe touches, cartwheels, tuck jumps, low balance beam, spotting blocks, small hand manipulatives, etc.). Simple stunts may be introduced.  Students will perform in a Spring performance.  Location, dates and time TBA

Monday
6:45-7:15P

Wednesday
5:00-5:30P

  Mommy and Me KinderGym: Ages 2 & 3
Cost: Fall Session  $133 / Spring Session $128 (tentative)

Maximum class size: 12

30 minutes. This is a parent participation class.  The Parent will be working with their child the entire class period.  This is a fun and constructive class, designed to introduce a child to tumbling. Activities are focused on small and large motor skill development, hand-eye coordination, and basic tumbling (Balance beam, mat skills, songs, parachute, small hand manipulatives, and more).  This is a fun class for the parent as well as the student. This class may perform in our April Recitals. Participation is optional for 2&3 year olds.

Wednesday
4:30-5:00P

Thursday
6:10-6:40P

Performing Arts Company    
 

Mini Accelerated Dance Company:  Ages 6+
Cost: Fall Session  $308 / Spring Session $188 (tentative)
Maximum class size: N/A
  

This class is designed for the younger student who has had 2+ years of dance and wants to advance to the next level of instruction.  Teacher approval required.

  • The Mini’s will experience more performance opportunities at community events and recitals. 
  • This class schedule is longer: 1 hour weekly and 6 Saturday workshops. Additional rehearsals may be added
  • Practice and strict attendance is mandatory  
  • Class and costume fees are higher.
  • The Mini Accelerated class will also have 6 mandatory Saturday workshops throughout the year.  More may be added.
  • Tap, Ballet and Jazz curriculum will move at a faster pace and step mastery will be strongly encouraged.
  • This year a new and deeper ballet curriculum will be introduced. 
  • Strict dance attire is required.  See attire requirements.
  • Company dance warm-up jackets are encouraged but not required. 
  • Dance bags are required.  A NEW company dance bags may be ordered or use one of choice.
Wednesday
5:00-6:00P
 

Jr. & Sr. Accelerated Dance Company:
Cost: Fall Session  $448 / Spring Session $278 (tentative)
Maximum class size: N/A

These classes are designed for student with 4+ (Jr.) and 6-8+  (Sr.)  years of dance experience. Teacher exceptions may be made.  This program offers a full dance curriculum for the student who wants to excel In Tap, Ballet, Lyrical and Jazz.  Hip Hop, Pom Pom, and Musical Theater dance styles may be covered.

  • Age and grade level are considered in class placement.
  • Lyrical ballet is introduced at this level. 
  • The Jr. & Sr.  Accelerated Dance Company will have more performance opportunities such as parades, community events, ballgames, and recitals. 
  • Competitions may be scheduled.
  • These classes meet twice a week for 3 to 4 hours total. Class times may be lengthened when necessary.
  • Practice and strict attendance are mandatory.  
  • Class and costume fees are higher. 
  • There are 6 mandatory Saturday workshops throughout the year.  More may be added. 
  • The Jr. & Sr. Accelerated student may enroll in the pointe' class. 
  • Company dance warm-ups (Jackets and Pants) are required. This cost may run from $115 to $125 depending on amount ordered. 
  • Ballet attire required (black tank leotard, pink tights and ballet shoes).  These will be ordered at one specific time (TBA). This cost is not covered by costume fees.  
  • Additional fees for performance attire may be required outside of Costume fees. Cost will be kept as minimal as possible
  • Dance bags and journals are required. A PRDG company dance bag may be ordered or use one of choice
  • Dance journal purchase will be the responsibility of the student. 
  • Strict class dance attire is required.  See attire requirements. 
  • Unexcused absenteeism may result in removal from the PAC program. 
   
  Jr. Accelerated       
  Technique, Jazz, Hip-Hop Tuesday
5:00-6:30P
 
  Tap, Ballet Wednesday
6:00-7:30P
 
  Sr. Accelerated       
  Tap, Jazz, Pom

Monday
6:45-8:15P 

 
  Ballet Tuesday
6:30-8:00P