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Dance Corner News
Vol VIII     Issue II
October 2012
ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD AS SCHEDULED ON
COLUMBUS DAY, MONDAY, 10/8.
 
THERE WILL BE NO AFTERNOON OR EVENING CLASSES ON HALLOWEEN, WEDNESDAY 10/31
Don't Miss Out!


New! Baby Dance with Me Class
You haven't missed your chance to try the newest class for the littlest movers for FREE!  

There are 2 more FREE classes left in our current session- Wednesdays,10/3 & 10/10 from 10:15-10:45am.    
This program is for movers 14mos- 2 years with a caregiver.  We will explore music and movement in a nuturing and fun environment.  The use of scarves, stuffed animals and musical instruments keeps this class exciting for out littlest dancers.  
 
This is a FREE program, so please stop in and join us!


Dance Shop Hours

 

Stop by our dance shop to pick up everything your  dancer needs for class!
For updated hours, please look online at TheDanceCorner.com. The shop hours are updated each Monday, and vary slightly from week to week.
 
Here are some upcoming events for your young dancers! 
 
Check out CT Kids and Family's
online magazine, for fun local activities this fall. They can also sign up for a Kids Club Card for a heads up on events!
 
  
 
Tuition Payments
Monthly Tuition bills are due upon receipt. Payments can be mailed to the studio, paid in our shop or left in the "Check Box" in the main lobby.
A $10 late fee will be applied to any monthly or semi-annual payments not received by the 15th of the month. Also, there is a $25 charge for returned checks. The Dance Corner accepts Visa, Mastercard and Discover, allowing you to have your tuition bill paid automatically each month. See Miss Carrie for details.

 
Online payments are accepted securely through the Intuit Payment Network at-


 Check Out The Dance Corner at Quassy Amusement Park!  
 
Several members of The Dance Corner Company performed on Septermber 22nd at Quassy to a great crowd! Check out some of their dances as well as some other Dance Corner videos at our YouTube channel, here.
The Dance Corner's 'Hello' at Quassy
The Dance Corner's 'Hello' at Quassy


Try a New Class in October!
The Dance Corner is offering free trial classes for all students during the month of October.  Have you always wondered if you would like Hip Hop?  Why not try a class?  Maybe bring a friend too!
 
Check out our class schedule to find the class that is right for you.  All classes are available for trial except those listed as "Class Full."
 
Please email us and let Miss Carrie know if you are planning on trying a new class.  

 

Dress Code
 Just like sports, dance has a uniform. It is important that students come to class dressed appropriately and ready to dance. The Dance Corner enforces the following dress code for all classes. 

  

Girls:  

Twinkle Twos, Pre-Star & Kindergarten classes: 

All students must wear a pink leotard and pink tights. Chiffon dance skirts are allowed, but no tutus please. Pink leather ballet slippers and black patent leather tap shoes (if applicable).  

  

All Ages Hip Hop & Kung Fu Hip Hop classes: 

Students may wear any style solid color leotard with Pink, black or Tan tights.
Black, fitted dance shorts, black leggings, black jazz pants or black or pink dance skirts will be allowed only by instructor approval. Solid colored, fitted tank tops will only be allowed in 6th grade & Up classes by instructor approval. Jazz shoes or Dance Sneakers. 

  

1st Grade & Up Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Irish Step, Modern & Lyrical classesStudents may wear any style solid color leotard with Pink, black or Tan tights. Black, fitted dance shorts, black leggings, black jazz pants or black or pink dance skirts will be allowed only by instructor approval. Solid colored, fitted tank tops will only be allowed in 6th grade & Up classes by instructor approval. 

  

Hair must be pulled up, away from the face in a ponytail, bun or braid. Students with shorter hair should wear barrettes or a headband to keep hair out of face.

  

No sweatpants, pajama pants, baggy shorts, t-shirts or other baggy clothing will be allowed in girls dance classes. Please avoid hanging jewelry and watches as well.

 

Boys:

All Classes: shorts/sweats and t-shirt.

  

 
Jeans are not appropriate dancewear for girls or boys. 
Students who are not properly dressed for class will not be allowed to participate. Please respect the dress code.
Dance Corner Ballet Students  
Dance Corner Jackets are Available Now! 
 
The Dance Corner Jackets are available in the online store
 
 
Jackets make fantastic gifts, and are great for your dancer to have at team events, competitions, and to show your studio pride at school and around town!