It is very important that dancers are prepared for dance class each week. This includes the correct clothing, shoes, hair pulled up away from face and any other accessories needed like a dance bag for our younger students to keep their shoes in. Please don’t forget to write your dancer’s name on their shoes.
Tiny Ballerinas and Fairytale Ballet (Age 2-5 )
Pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes, and any color leotard. Skirt is optional. Hair pulled out of face. No satin ballet slippers. Parents for Tiny Ballerina class please wear comfortable clothes.
Tutus, Tap and Tumbling, Kindertastic, Ballet/Tap/Jazz
Any color tights, pink leather ballet shoes, tan tap shoes, and any color/style leotard. Skirt is optional. Hair pulled out of face. No satin ballet slippers. Dance bag for shoes.
Hip Hop Tots and Hip Hop (Age 3 and up)
Comfortable clothing and sneakers with non marking soles (normal or dance). No jeans please.
Ballet (Ages 6 & and up)
Pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes, solid black leotard. Hair must be secured in a bun. Skirt is optional.
Jazz (Ages 6 & and up)
Tan tights, tan jazz shoes and any color leotard. (Dance Skirt, Shorts or Pants optional). Hair pulled out of face.
Lyrical (Ages 6 & and up)
Any color leotard and tights, ballet or lyrical shoes. Skirt is optional. Hair pulled out of face.
Tumbling (Ages 6 & up)
Any color/style leotard. Shorts/pants are optional. Hair pulled out of face. No shoes needed.
2023-24 GDU CALENDAR
August 21st Classes Start
September 4th Labor Day- No Classes
September 18th-23rd Bring a Friend To Dance Week
October 5th-11th Fall Break- No Classes
October 24th-30th Wear a costume to dance week
Oct 31st Halloween- No classes
November 13th-18th “Thankful For You” Parent Appreciation Week
November 19th-26th Thanksgiving Break- No Classes
Dec 16th Winter Show
Dec 17th– Jan 3rd Winter Break- No Classes (Classes start back Jan 5)
January 22nd-27th Bring a Friend To Dance Week
Feb 5th Recital Costume Fee Due
February 5th-10th “We Love Our Dancers” Dancer Appreciation Week
April 5th Spring Recital Fee Due
March 30th-April 5th Spring Break-No Classes (there is class April 6th)
April 15th-20th Teacher Appreciation Week
May 20th-25th Last week of classes
May 29- June 2 Recital Pictures, Dress Rehearsal and Spring Recital.
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