Turning Pointe Dance Studio offers three levels of dance instruction - Recreational, Performing and Competition. The difference in the levels of dancing varies in ability, expectations, cost per month, cost per costume, number of classes, length of class(es), number of performances, variety of dance styles, and number of dancers performed in recital.
From this address, families will receive all information on events, activities, schedules, memos and anything the faculty needs to relay to parents to keep everyone informed. Updates will be sent weekly and any new info during each week that needs to be shared right away will be sent accordingly via email. Families can submit their email addresses via the registration form.
It is important to register as early as possible to ensure space in the class or your choice. Completed registration form, along with a $25.00 registration fee per family, should be submitted before June 1 2012. Refunds will be given if space is not available in the desired class or if class is not held. In the interest of keeping classes small and instruction personal, the number of students in any class will be limited.
Thank you for your interest in our studio. If you have further questions regarding this information, please don't hesitate to contact us at 651-454-6864.
Turning Pointe Dance Studio offers three levels of dance instruction: Recreational, Pre-Competition and High Level Competition Programs.
The objective for the participant in the Recreational program is to have fun learning the basic steps and positions of jazz, tap, ballet and tumbling. Another objective is to enhance team participation, memory, listening, sequencing skills, balance and coordination as they express themselves physically.
*For Pre-Competition and Competition please inquire TPDS for further information*
Mommy and Me 30 minute creative movement class for ages 18 months and up. Toddler’s w/parent or caregiver.
*This is a session class*
Creative Movement 30 minute fun introductory class that will introduce students to dance for 2 to 3 year olds.
Recreation “Babies” 1 hour long combination class for 3, 4 and 5 year olds. This introductory dance class focuses on the basic dance techniques of ballet, jazz, tap & tumbling.
Recreation “Advanced Babies” 1 hour long combination class for 4, 5 and 6 year olds. This introductory dance class focuses on the basic dance techniques of ballet, jazz, tap & tumbling.
Recreation “Kids” 1 hour long combination class for 6, 7 & 8 year olds. This introductory dance class focuses on the basic dance techniques of tap & jazz.
Recreation "Junior" 1 hour and 15 minute long combination class for 9, 10 & 11 year olds. This introductory dance class focuses on the basic dance techniques of tap & jazz.
Recreation "Teen" 1 hour and 30 minute long combination class for 12 and up year olds. This introductory dance class focuses on the basic dance techniques of tap & jazz.
Recreation Musical Theater 1 hour class for 9+ years of age. This introductory class teaches various dances for Broadway musicals.
Recreational Boys Tap/Hip-Hop (Boys only) 1 hour long combination class for 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 &10 year olds. This introductory dance class focuses on the basic dance techniques of tap & hip hop.
Recreational Girls Hip-Hop (Girls only) 1 hour long class for 9+ years of age. This introductory dance class focuses on the basic dance techniques of hip hop.
Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced BalletIn this class, students will be introduced to basic ballet fundamentals, including body alignment, vocabulary, and basic positions of the feet & arms. Students will move through barre, center work & progressions.
Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced Technique In this class, students will learn Tap, Jazz, Lyrical & Ballet technique in progression style.
Leaps/Turns/ Technique In this class, students learn dents will learn to execute basic turns, jumps & leaps.
*This class is a punch card class
RECITAL PARTITIPANT COSTUME FEE:
Turning Pointe Dance Studio requires a $45.00 recital participant fee. This fee covers facility and staff compensation. This is a 1 time fee per dancer. Tickets go on sale Memorial Day weekend. The costumes fees are listed below reflect the price of 1 costume. Each class receives 1 costume.
Creative Movement $30.00
Recreation “Advanced Babies”
Recreation “Kids” $85.00
Recreation Girls Hip Hop
Recreation Boys Hip Hop
Recreation “Junior” $95.00
Recreation Beginning Musical Theater
$20.00 discount per month per additional child
$25% discount off summer classes
- 10% discount on yearly tuition if paid in full at the beginning of the 10 month dance season
- All fees are due and payable by cash or check no later than the 10th of each month.
- The monthly fee is based on the average of a four week month, although some months will have five weeks and some will have three due to scheduling constraints.
- There is a monthly finance charge for all late payments and a $20.00 charge for all returned checks.