Ballet Technique Summer School week for Grades 1 – 8 incl. (Mandatory for those interested in being considered for a fall 2015 ballet exam)
July 13th – 17th – schedule to be posted soon
Performance Choreography Preparation week (Disney bound!)
August 24th – 28th incl.
Remember: Those aged 10 yrs and over, and who take 2 or more subjects at Steps Ahead, are eligible to try out for our Disney Performance troupe. Details will follow soon.
Winter Open House
December 1st – 6th – All classes – Parents and siblings are welcome (and encouraged) to observe our progress!
RAD Ballet Exams
Tuesday Dec 9th and Wednesday Dec 10th (Schedule posted at Studio)
CLASSES ON TUESDAY DEC 9TH:
* Ms. Bryony’s classes: Run as per usual
* Ms. Lorraine’s classes: Gr 4 Modern, Grade 3 Ballet, cancelled. (THE STUDIO IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THESE TWO EARLY CLASSES DUE TO THE EXAMS)
* Gr 4 Ballet, Gr 7 Ballet and Student Choreo run as per usual. (Gr 7 students who already took their exam need not come!)
Steps Ahead will be closed from December 15th – Jan 4th.
We are looking forward to welcoming our dancers, both returning students and new students, to the studio starting Monday September the 8th for the 2014-5 season. The year is shaping up to be an exciting one, with RAD exams early Dec, ISTD exams Feb, Spring Performance opportunities for our performance groups, and finally our annual production, this year entitled “The Little Mermaid” in May!
The photos from Performing @ Home XI dress rehearsal are ready for viewing and/ or purchase. Please follow this link: Performing @ Home XI Dress Rehearsal Photos The password is “dance2014”. Please contact Kathy Paton at kpphotography.ca if you have any questions.
In our aim to respect the environment, we are heading toward a paperless production. This year there will be few printed programmes available at the theatre. However, if you wish to save this document for your personal memories, or pint your own at home, the choice is yours. The Bunch will have free wifi all weekend. Download and print your own programme here: Steps Ahead Performing @ Home XI Programme 2014
The art of stage make up is to allow the features of the face to be seen and not washed out by the lights – but at the same time, to look as tho the dancers is not wearing make-up!
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