CS Company 2017-18
Encourage, Inspire, Be Positive, Uplift
March 14, 2018
COMPANY DIRECTOR'S NOTE!
NOTES FROM KRISTEN!

Hi Company Families,

What a fabulous first competition weekend! It was wonderful being back with all of you. Our solos, duets and trios scored well and looked great for so early in our season! Congratulations to our Pre-Pro dancers on earning second place overall out of all 270 entries! 

Important note! With our first full company competition only a couple of weeks away, we WILL have group rehearsals both this Sunday, March 18th and next Sunday, March 25th! We will not have rehearsal on April 1st, the Sunday immediately prior to the Stage One Competition. 


Here are a few quick notes but BE SURE TO READ THE BLOCKS BELOW to stay up-to-date on all of our Company Information!
  • Parent Week Reminder! While the majority of classes at the studio are having Parent Week this week, all Pre-Company & Company Tap/ Jazz classes will have Parent Week the week AFTER Spring Break, March 26-29. (Sunday groups do not participate in Parent Week.)
  • Parents will be invited into the class during the last 10 minutes for quick Competition information meetings specific to your class (we need the majority of the class time to continue preparing for the Stage One Competition)!
  • Talent On Parade Fees are due by tomorrow, March 15th! Please fill out the form below to enter and have us charge your competition fees to your account! 
    • Solos: $108 each solo
    • Duets and Trios: $58 each dancer
    • TOP Entertainer: an additional $40 for solos (on top of the $108) Talk to me if you are interested in entering for this! 
  • Company Shoes! A list of required shoes for each routine is now available on the Company webpage- scroll to the bottom of the page and click under the heading Shoes and Tights! All Shoes MUST be ordered through the front desk (with the exception of upper level tap shoes) no later than March 16th!  Click here to view the list now! 
  • Company Tights! Important note! We are using a new color/brand of tights this season!  In order for complete uniformity, everyone in a routine with footed tights will need to purchase a new pair of tights. The new required tights for Company are NOW AVAILABLE to purchase at the front desk! A sizing chart is included below and on the website for your convenience!
  • Company Makeup! Information about Company Make-Up is now available to view on the Company Webpage! (password- TeamCSA) For everyone's convenience, we have kept the required make-up the same as last year! There are also links to videos on our CS youtube channel showing how to apply the make-up!
  • Pre-Company Hairpieces! Please see the block below for information on where to order your curly hairpiece!
  • Sunday Rehearsals: See note above and schedule below!
If you have any questions, please send me an email or give the front desk a call at 660.747.6133!

Have a great week!

Kristen, Company Director

TOP FEES DUE MARCH 15TH!
 Talent on Parade Solo/Duet/Trio Fees  
  • Solos: $108 each solo
  • Duets and Trios: $58 each dancer
  • TOP Entertainer: an additional $40 for solos (on top of the $108) Talk to me if you are interested in entering for this! 
EVERYONE competing a solo, duet or trio MUST complete the google form below! 


SPRING BREAK! 
Spring Break 2018
COMPANY ALTERATIONS DAY!
Company Alterations 2018
COMPANY TIGHTS & SHOES!

Company Shoes! 

 

A list of required shoes for each routine is now available on the Company webpage- scroll to the bottom of the page and click under the heading Shoes and Tights! 

 

All Shoes MUST be ordered through the front desk (with the exception of upper level tap shoes) no later than March 16th!  

 

Click here to view the Shoes list now!

 

 

Company Tights!
Important  note! We are using a new color/brand of tights  this  season!

In order for complete  uniformity , everyone in a  routine  with footed tights will  need  to purchase a new pair of tights. The new required tights for 
Company are available to purchase at the front desk!

A list of required tights  for each routine is available on the Company webpage- scroll to the bottom of the page and click under the heading Shoes and Tights! 


OVATION TIGHTS SIZE CHARTS
Ovation Tights Sizing Charts

Ovation Tights Sizing Charts

PRE-COMPANY HAIRPIECES!
Original Teen Spiral is the style needed for all pre-company dancers.

Original Spiral Pre-Company Hair

There are color swatches at the front desk so you can match your hair color before you place your order!

Please note! Each dancer is responsible for ordering their own hairpiece and they need to be ordered soon to ensure they arrive in time! 


COMPANY MAKE-UP!
For everyone's convenience, we have kept the required make-up the same as last year!

Information about  Company Make-Up is now available to view on the Company Webpage (password- TeamCSA) or via the link below!

 You can also find links on the Company web page to videos on our CS youtube channel showing how to apply the make-up!


COMPANY COMMUNICATIONS!

STAYING INFORMED!

There is always a lot of Company information to share and we want to be sure everyone is kept informed! Here's how we communicate with you!
  • Weekly Company Newsletter via email! Watch for it each week! 
  • We use our Company Team App to send out push notifications as needed! Be sure to sign up for all of your specific groups as well as the ALL COMPANY group! (Instructions Below)
  • Email as needed. You can send email to us at: info@centerstageacademy.org or to Kristen at: kdrice13@yahoo.com.
Please make sure we have your most used email address on file at the front desk so you don't miss out on important information!

COMPANY TEAM APP!
SIGN UP FOR THE FREE CS COMPANY
 TEAM APP NOW!  
STUDENTS (who have a smart phone) AND PARENTS SHOULD BOTH SIGN UP FOR THE NEW 2017/18 SEASON GROUPS! 
(Specialty Routines will be added by Sunday!)
Team App

Center Stage Company has their own Smartphone App to keep you informed!   To get the full features of the CS Team App you need to: 

First: Download Team App onto your smartphone.

Download Team App here: 

It's 100% FREE!

Second: Launch Team App.

Then follow these steps:

1. Sign-up to Team App.
 You'll be sent an email to confirm your registration.

2. Log in. Then search for Center Stage Company and request access to the group(s) that apply to you.

For example, everyone should request access to join the 2017/18 All Company group and then all of the group classes/ routines that you/ your dancer are in! 

3.  Enable Push Notifications on your phone! (Go to settings to enable them.)

We will use this App to send push notifications to your phone to give everyone immediate need-to-know information- especially during the competition season! 

If you don't have a smartphone, reply to this email so you can be added manually and you'll receive email notifications instead of push notifications to your phone.

PRODUCTION BREAKDOWN!
Production Group Breakdown!
  • Group 1 (Get Ready): All dancers EXCEPT Pre-Company
  • Group 2 (Dancing in the Street): Company 4, 5, 6, 7  (plus Addison B.)
  • Group 3 (I Want You Back): Sam, Jack, Ben, Cayden, Pre-Company, Company 1, Company 2 (plus Bella, Maelin)
  • Group 4 (Please Mr. Postman): Company 3, 4, 5 (plus, Katie K. Abigail R., Annie B., Addison)
  • Group 5 (Do You Love Me) TAPPERS: Reagan, Hanna H. Alea, Leah, Addison, Lexi B. Sydney F. Ally, Cheyenne, Brittany, Torrie, Maggie)
  • Group 6 (Do You Love Me): All Dancers

SUNDAY REHEARSAL SCHEDULE!

SUNDAY, MARCH 18TH

Small Group 6: 11:00-11:45am
Musical Theatre C: 11:45-12:30pm
Jr. Small Group Tap: 12:30-1:00pm
Production Group 2: 1:00-1:30pm
Production ALL: 1:30-2:15pm
Lyrical A: 2:15-3:00pm
Hip Hop B: 2:15-3:00pm
Hip Hop C: 3:00-3:45pm
Musical Theatre A: 3:30-4:15pm
Hip Hop A: 4:15-5:00pm


COMPANY 2017/18 SCHEDULE!
Upcoming Dates
Exciting 2017/18
Events!
March 19-23:
March 26:
March 26-29:

April 1:
April 6-8:

April 19-22:


May 4-6:


June 1-2:

July 5-10:

Spring Break
Company Free Alterations Day
Company Parent Week (last 10 mins of Tap/Jazz class)

Easter - No Rehearsals
Competition - Stage One (Kansas City) (Confirmed and Required)
Talent on Parade Competition in Kansas City (Confirmed and Required)

May 4-6 Competition - VIP in Kansas City (Confirmed and Required)

June 1-2 Center Stage Recital

Talent On Parade Nationals in Overland Park, KS (Optional - Required for Pre-Professional)

349 SE DD Highway
Warrensburg, MO 64093
660.747.6133

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