JBDA Company Dancers

2019-2020

Thank you for your interest in our Just Be Dance Academy Company teams. We are so excited to take our students dancing to another level! We have some fun and exciting things planned for our company dancers! Below is a breakdown of what to expect throughout the year.

Teams and Schedule:

Tiny dancers– Age 4-5 (P-K-Kindergarten)

  • Wednesdays 5:30-6:25 (with a mini snack break) or Saturdays 11:00am-12:15pm

Class description: Rhythm and Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Acro, show choreography. *Tiny dancers will meet to discuss schedule below to find the best schedule for their age!*

Mini dancers– Level 4 Ages 6-8 (Grades 1st-2nd)

  • FM Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30-5:20       * Van Wyck/IL Thursday 4:00pm-5:30pm ($80 tuition)
  • FM Company Add-on class Tap/ Musical Theater Tuesday 5:30-6:10

Class description:

IL students will focus on all listed below in their 1-day class. (We are working to get more time for IL Co.)

Class 1- Strength, Flexibility, Conditioning, Ballet technique, and Acro.

Class 2- Jazz technique, Leaps and Turns, and Show Choreography.

Add-on class: Tap, Musical Theater

Junior dancers– Level 5 Ages 9-10 (Grades 3rd-5th)

  • FM Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-6:20   * Van Wyck/IL Thursday 5:40-7:30pm
  • FM Company Add-on class Tap/ Musical Theater Tuesday 6:20-7:00pm/ IL MT/Tap or Hip Hop

Class description:

IL students will focus on all listed below in their 1-day class. (We are working to get more time for IL Co.)

Class 1- Strength, Flexibility, Conditioning, Ballet technique, and Acro.

Class 2- Jazz technique, Leaps and Turns, and Show Choreography.

Add-on class: Tap, Musical Theater

 

Teen dancers- High School

$95 month (See handbook for tuition details)

  • FM Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:20-7:15
  • FM Company Add-on class Tap/ Musical Theater – Time and Day TBD

Tuition with add-on class $110 (required for those attending Showstoppers Dance Convention)

Class description:

Class 1- Strength, Flexibility, Conditioning, Ballet technique, and Acro.

Class 2- Jazz technique, Leaps and Turns, and Show Choreography.

Add-on class: Tap, Musical Theater

Teen Performance Co- High School Van Wyck/ IL

  • Tuesday 7:00pm-7:50pm

2nd class: 2 tentative options TBD this summer:

  • Tuesday 6:00-6:50 (with a break before the next class) OR
  • Wednesday 6:00-6:50

Class description: Class 1- Strength, Flexibility, Conditioning, Ballet technique, and Acro.

Class 2- Jazz technique, Leaps and Turns, and Show Choreography.

Commitment

Students are required to attend all company classes and extra workshops. We understand that sometimes there are other important life commitments that come up that will require your child to miss a class, we ask that if possible, you keep in mind our schedule and schedule other events such vacations, birthday parties, ect. at times that do not conflict with company commitments. We encourage students not to miss many if any classes, especially the weeks leading up to a performance or competition. If a student misses 3 or more classes during the performance season they may be subject to be removed from the upcoming performance.

Costume Fees: $80-$100 total (Includes 2-in1 Costume, Costume add-ons, Company-T-shirt)

Indian Land Fall Festival (Optional) October 5th (Time Slots avail. 11am-2pm)

Fort Mill Trick or Treat Main St (Optional) Oct. 31st (there to represent and wear cute dance costumes)

Southern Christmas Show Required:

November 24th: Show time 12:00 pm Call time TBD

Nutcracker Auditions (Not required)

September 7th: 9:00am-12:00pm (See flyer for age specific times)

Rehearsals take place on Sundays mid-Oct thru mid- Nov.  Show day will be before Thanksgiving!

Fort Mill and Indian Land Parade (Each studio will represent their city)

Showstoppers Dance Convention Myrtle Beach, SC (Not required but encouraged, add on Musical Theater/Tap class suggested)

January 17th-19th $240 per dancer, Room rate $60 night. Registration for this incredible event will take place over the summer!

Competitions: 2 required :

Encore Dance Comp. Fort Mill, SC Required: March 13th-15th

Dance Machine Dance Competition Rock Hill, SC Required: Late April, Dates and Times coming soon!

Group Fees: $40-$65 per dancer includes pictures and a video!

Solos and Duets:

$40-60 Rehearsal fees, $45-$100 comp fee.

Dancers will also be required to take back in at least 1 JBDA gives back community event!

August Workshop Week:

Classes Begin August 13th-15th:

Tiny Company: Wednesday 14th 5:15-6:30pm

Mini Company:

Tuesday 13th 4:30-5:20pm, Thursday 4:30-5:20pm

Junior Company:

Tuesday 13th 5:30-6:20pm, Thursday 5:30-6:20pm

Teen Company

Tuesday 13th 6:25-7:15, Thursday 6:25-7:15

I can’t wait to see everyone!

Attire note: Black Leo with Carmel Tights, Leggings, or dance shorts.

**Tiny’s need black tap shoes and Carmel jazz shoes

**Mini, Jrs, and teens need pink ballet shoes and Carmel Jazz Shoes

**Boys need Jazz shoes

Please visit our Shop: http://www.curtaincallforclass.com/my-studio/87939#

To find link on our website: www.justbedanceacademy.com , Click on the Parent Information Page or Schedule page. There will be a “SHOP HERE” button.

We will have special days when students can wear colorful or themed attire. Black will be our uniformed standard as we dive into technique!

Attire:

Dancers will be required to wear skin tone transitional tights, Black leotards, any color shorts or Leggings. See list in our shop for shoe requirements.

Male Dancers: Black Dance pants, company T-Shirt, Black Jazz Shoes (More attire info coming soon)

Dancers will have special days throughout the year when they can wear any color/style leotard they’d like as well as several spirit week fun attire.

Our Curtain Call For Class shop with required attire will be up and running very soon. We will have shoes to try on for sizing.

Dancers will receive a company T-shirt other company attire will be available for purchase.