Monday, May 1, 2017

May Info.

May Info: 

May Tuition Now Due 
All tuition received after the 10th will have an automatic $10 late fee...NO EXCEPTIONS!!!! 

Parents rather than doing a mom's dance I would like to make a Video collage of pics of the dancers to show at the recital 
I won't have time during the recital to do both. I would really like to honor these sweet dancers who have danced with me for years or just for a year, show how much they changed and grown at my studio. If you have pictures of your dancer/s at recitals, class, competition or even cute class pics from this year and over the years... 
Please e-mail all pics to me 
no later than 
Friday May 12th 

Sr. Academy extra Saturday Practice 
PLEASE NOT TIME CHANGE
Saturday May 6th
 from 9:00-10:30 Am at the studio with Trinity 

Saturday May 20th Dance Pictures 
Will be held at The Cove
Directions/address...
Head East on to  13400 S From Bangerter 3.7 mi
Turn Left onto 6400 W/Rose Canyon Rd.  0.6 mi
Turn Right onto Rose Canyon Rd.  0.8 mi 
Turn Left onto Spring Canyon Dr. 
The Cove At Herriman Springs 14280 S. Spring Canyon Dr. Herriman UT 84096

-Hair will need to be done the Same as the "Hair and Costume" info sheet that is attached to this e-mail
-Girls will need to wear their Jazz Costume for the team picture but they can bring all their costumes for their individual shots 
-Times will be sent out later this week. 

Spacing Rehearsal At C.R. Hamilton Pavilion 
Class
Spacing Rehearsal Time
Tuesday 3-4 yr olds
3:45-4:00 P.M.
Tuesday Jr. Academy
4:00-4:30 P.M.
Wednesday Academy B
4:30-5:15 P.M.
Wednesday Academy D
5:15-5:45
Monday/Thursday Academy A
5:45-6:30 P.M.
Tuesday/Wednesday Academy C
6:30-7:15 P.M.
Monday/Thursday Sr. Academy
7:15-8:00 P.M.


 

Concert Info: 

Dress Rehearsal 
Friday May 26th Riverton High School 
4:00-6:00 P.M. 
30 min Break 
Recital 6:30-8:00 P.M. @Riverton High School 

Academy of Dance 2017 Spring Concert Order

1.       Topsy turvy  
2.       True Colors 
3.       Hair Up 
4.       Beauty and the Beast
5.       Nicest Kids in Town
6.       Lost Boy
7.       My heart will Go on  
8.       Hard Knock Life  
9.       How far I'll go
10.   Flashlight
11.   Twist and Shout  
12.   Funkey Monkey
13.   I See the Light
14.   Fame  
15.   Hey Mickey  
16.   Faith
17.   Fever/Too Darn Hot
18.   Try Everything  
19.   Outta my Mind  

I've attached the Hair and costume info sheet to this e-mail please be sure that all costumes, shoes and accessories are labeled and please be sure that they have all their costumes with them for the dress rehearsal as well as the recital. 

-I will have the first row reserved for parents to send one parent up to take pictures. 

-Please be considerate and when saving seats please do so at the break between the dress rehearsal and recital rather than before the dress rehearsal. There were several complaints last year from parents who aren't
able to come super early to save seats. Also I will have the front left few rows  (as you are looking at the stage) reserved for my family...please keep those two rows open please! 

-Please remember no food or drink in the auditorium, there are sitting areas just outside the auditorium that can be used for eating!!! 



I have attached the program, please check it to make sure your dancer's name is spelled correctly. E-mail me with any changes or mistakes I've made (i'm sure there are plenty) 

-I've also attached the hair and costume info for the recital! 
Hair, Costume and Shoe info. Spring 2017 Recital
Monday Academy A-
Hair-Braid across dancers bangs from dancers left to right into low side bun on dancers right side.
 Costumes-
Jazz: multicolored sequin unitard with half skirt, purple flower for hair.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Black Jazz Shoes (Every dancer must have these)
Lyrical: Rose gold lyrical dress with gold hair piece.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Foot Undeez
Hip Hop: Black top, black leotard, black pants
Shoes: Black high top converse

Tuesday Classes:
3-4 yr olds
Hair: Down and curled with little hat bobby pinned to the dancers left side. (See photo on blog for help) or Black tuxedo jacket, white dress shirt, black bow tie and black pants.
Costume: Pink white and black striped tutu dress, with little black hat.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Black ballet shoes

Jr. Academy
Hair: High sock bun
Jazz: Black and pink unitard with black hat worn on dancers right side.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Black jazz shoes

Lyrical: Yellow and white lace tutu dress with white flower worn on dancers right side.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Foot Undeez



Academy C:
Hair: High pony tail with pony part flat ironed straight and sleek.
Jazz: Blue top with bow and blue capri pants with blue bow at the top of the pony tail.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Black Jazz Shoes

Lyrical: Purple and cream lyrical dress with flower on the dancers right side of pony tail.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Foot Undeez

Hip Hop: White vest, black tank and plaid pants with black gloves and white bandana worn with bow on dancers right side.
Shoes: Black High top converse

Wednesday Classes:
Hair: High pony tail curled with bow at on the dancers right.
2-3 yr olds: multicolored unitard with tutu, gloves pink on dancers right, green on dancers left, big bow.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Black Ballet Shoes

Wednesday Academy D:
Hair: High Sock Bun
Jazz: Pink fringe unitard dress, with big pink bow on dancers right side
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Black Jazz Shoes

Lyrical: Purple lyrical dress with with gold flower worn on dancers right side of sock bun.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Foot Undeez






Academy B:
Hair: Braid across dancers forehead from left to right into low sleek ponytail on dancers right side.

Jazz: Black and white unitard with black top hat
Tights: Fishnet tights (coming home week after next…unless they get here tomorrow)
Shoes: Black Jazz Shoes (everyone must have jazz shoes)

Lyrical: Navy lace lyrical dress, with bow worn on dancers right side.
Tights: Tan
Shoes: Foot Undeez

Hip Hop: Multicolored hooded vest, blue pants and multicolored gloves
Shoes: Black high top converse

Thursday: Sr. Academy
Hair: High pony tail for jazz and lyrical they will make their pony tail messy for Hip Hop (which is last)

Jazz: black lace flapper dress with flower on dancers right side near bun.
Tights: Fishnet tights (Coming)
Shoes: Black Jazz Shoes (everyone must have)

Lyrical: Silver lyrical dress, with headband
Tights: tan
Shoes: Foot Undeez

Hip Hop: Geometric vest, white baggy pants, head phones
Shoes: Black converse high tops.








Wednesday, March 1, 2017

March Info:

March Info: 

March Tuition Now Due!!! 
All tuition received after the 10th is charged an automatic $10 late fee...NO EXCEPTIONS!!! 

Baby Knudsen will be arriving March 14th...if not sooner! 
There will be subs teaching my classes March 14th-March 28th 
I should be back teaching in April!!! 

Calendar Items: 
Please be sure to put the following dates in your Calendar 

-Spring Break- Monday April 10th-Friday April 14th (No Dance that week) 

-Sr. Academy/Academy A comp extra practice: 
   -Saturday April 8th 
       Sr. 8:00-9:30 AM 
      Academy A 10:00-11:30 Am
 
-Competition Dates: 
        -Saturday April 22nd Juan Diego (times TBD) 
        -Saturday April 29th Maple Mountain (times TBD) 

Dance Picture Day: Saturday May 20th Times and Location TBD 

-Mom's Dance Practice-
       Saturday May 6th 
       9:00-10:30 am 
(At Academy of Dance Studio) 

-Thursday May 25th Spacing Rehearsal: C.R. Hamilton Indoor Pavillion (times TBD) 
***Mom's dance will have a rehearsal time at the Pavilion) 

-Friday May 26th 
     -Dress Rehearsal 4:00-6:00 P.M. 
      -Recital 6:30-8:00 P.M. 
Both @ Riverton High School 

Summer Break June/July 

Classes will Resume Monday August 7th 

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

February Info 2017

February Info: 

February Tuition Now Due!!! 
All tuition received after the 10th has an automatic $10 late fee...absolutely NO EXCEPTIONS!!! 

Sr. Academy/Academy A 
$75 Competition fee due with February Tuition 

Academy A 
$45 team sweats fee due with February Tuition 

No Dance Monday February 20th Due to President's Day 

2017/2018 Dance Schedule and registration forms will be coming out in April...after baby gets here!!!  

***I will be doing a mom's dance for the recital this year...any mom's interested shoot me an email back...it'll be a fun easy dance to surprise the dancers with! I'll do a couple Saturday practices in May!!! ***

Calendar Items: 

Dance pictures 
with Kevin Lunt Photography Saturday May 20th 
Times and Location TBD 

Spacing Rehearsal 
Thursday May 25th 
C.R. Hamilton indoor pavilion 
times TBD 

Dress rehearsal/Recital 
@ Riverton High School
Friday May 26th 
Dress rehearsal 4-6 pm 
Recital 6:30-7:30 pm 

Monday, January 2, 2017

January Info:

January Tuition Now Due!!! 
All tuition received after the 10th has an automatic $10 late fee...NOT EXCEPTIONS!!!! 

Classes start today January 2nd, 2017 for the spring semester!!! 

Competition info and pricing will be e-mailed to Academy A and Sr. Academy girls. 

No Dance Monday January 16th due to MLK Jr. Day!!! 

Reminder tuition can be paid cash, check (written to Academy of Dance), Venmo or Paypal if paying online use the academyofdance01@gmail.com account!!! 

Hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!! 

Cheers: Brittani 

Monday, December 12, 2016

LOTS OF REMINDERS...RECITAL ONLY A WEEK AWAY!!!

Hey Parents, 
           We are only a week away from the big day!!! Here are a few reminders about all we have coming up this week!!! 

-Reminder December tuition is now Past Due...all tuition now has a $10 late fee, please be sure to get your tuition into the studio or pay using PayPal or Venmo to academyofdance01@gmail.com 

-Attached is the Final Program Check...I'll be printing up the programs on Wednesday so I don't hear by then I will be unable to make any other changes. 

-Wednesday is the Spacing rehearsal at the C.R. Hamilton indoor Pavillion located at 3700 W. 13800 S. Riverton. Here is the schedule for the spacing rehearsal. Please have all dancers wearing all black and their hair needs to be pulled up and out of their faces. Also dancers need to bring their dance shoes they will be wearing for the recital. 

Class 
Spacing Rehearsal Time 
Wednesday 2-3 yr olds 
4:00-4:15 P.M. 
Tuesday 3-4 yr olds
4:15-4:30 P.M. 
Wednesday Academy D 
4:30-5:00 P.M. 
Tuesday Jr. Academy 
5:00-5:30 P.M. 
Monday/Wednesday Academy B
5:30-6:15 P.M. 
Monday/Thursday Academy A
6:15-7:00 P.M. 
Tuesday/Wednesday Academy C
7:00-7:45 P.M. 
Monday/Thursday Sr. Academy 
7:45-9:00 P.M. 



-There will still be regular class on Thursday December 15th for the Academy A and Sr. Academy!!! 

-Reminders for the recital/rehearsal: 

-Dress Rehearsal: Monday December 19th 4:00-6:00 P.M. @ Riverton High School 
-Recital: Monday December 19th the show will start at 6:30 P.M. @ Riverton High School. 

-All dancers need to be back stage ready to go by 6:15

-If your dancer needs help changing parents can go backstage to help them. please go backstage through a side or back door, do not try to come up on stage to go back to your dancer.  

-Be sure to label EVERYTHING...(unless you are wearing a costume that will be exchanged after the recital do to shipping delays) Initials or names in costumes, shoes and tights can help girls keep track of their things. 

-All girls need to arrive to the dress rehearsal in their first costume or only costume they will be wearing in the recital. They need to have all of their other costumes with them ready to change into for the dress rehearsal and recital. Please also come in stage make-up. Mascara, dark eye shadow, eye liner, bright blush, bright lip stick. 

Academy D-Little Bitty Pretty One-Pink fringe costume with black jazz shoes 
Academy C- One Call Away-Blue and cream lace lyrical dress with foot undeez 
Jr. Academy-Bright-yellow and white lace tutu dress with foot undeez 
Academy B-GDFR Multi colored vest with harem pants and black converse shoes 
Academy A-Scars beneath your beautiful-Rose gold and lace lyrical dress with foot undeez 
Sr. Academy-D.J. Song white and geometric vest with white harem pants and black converse high tops. 

-After the 2-3 yr olds and the 3-4 yr olds perform I will bring them to the front of the stage to then sit with their family during the recital. After the 2nd to last dance I will call for all little dancers to make their way back stage to line up for the finale' 

-I will have the front row tapped off, one parent per dancer can come down during their dancer's dance/s and take pictures or video. This allows parents to have front row pics no matter where your seats are for the recital. I will also have the first few rows of the left side facing the stage tapped off for my family...if you get there before I have time to tape it off please leave those rows open...thanks!!! 

-Please remember absolutely No food or drink in the auditorium, there are lots of seating areas out side of the auditorium please use those areas for eating or drinking. 

-Winter break is Tuesday December 20th-January 1st Classes will resume on Monday January 2nd!!! 

-I am so excited for these girls and boys to have an opportunity to share all that they have learned so far this year, thank you so much for sharing your dancers with me!!! Hope that you all have a great Holiday Season!!! 

Thanks: Brittani 





Tuesday, December 6, 2016

December Info.

December Tuition Now Due!!! 
All tuition received after the 10th will have an automatic $10 late fee 

$20 per dancer recital fee now due!!! 
All recital fee's received after the 5th have an automatic $5 late fee, please be sure to get this into the studio ASAP!!! 

Academy B Extra Practice
(Wednesday 5:30-8:30 girls)  
Saturday December 3rd 9:00-10:30 am at the studio 

Spacing Rehearsal 
Wednesday December 14th  
Class 
Spacing Rehearsal Time 
Wednesday 2-3 yr olds 
4:00-4:15 P.M. 
Tuesday 3-4 yr olds
4:15-4:30 P.M. 
Wednesday Academy D 
4:30-5:00 P.M. 
Tuesday Jr. Academy 
5:00-5:30 P.M. 
Monday/Wednesday Academy B
5:30-6:15 P.M. 
Monday/Thursday Academy A
6:15-7:00 P.M. 
Tuesday/Wednesday Academy C
7:00-7:45 P.M. 
Monday/Thursday Sr. Academy 
7:45-9:00 P.M. 


Dress Rehearsal 
Monday December 19th 
4:00-6:00 P.M. 
@ Riverton High School 

Recital-Monday December 19th 
6:30 P.M. 
@ Riverton High School 

Winter Break December 20th-Jan 1st. 
Dance Classes for 2017 will Resume Monday January 2nd 

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Inside Program Name Check

1.        Under the Big Top: Ke’alohi A’alona, Lainey Call,
Ruby Fisher, Hailey Freestone,  Maci Hanson,
Coco Perkins, Brinley Petersen, Averie Rasmussen,
Aria Thomas
2.       Little Bitty Pretty One: Niya Allen, Avery Call, Maggie Chandler, Reagan Farr, Adalyn Hansen,
 Sloan Jesperson, Harper Johns,  Dee Dee Larsen,
Leila Larsen, Ashley Meyers, Gwen Palmer,
Addilyn Porter, Emmy Smith, Penelope Steck,
 Maggie Suggs, Lilly Taylor, Ali Thomas
3.       One Call Away: Halle Blanchard, Jordyn Drake,
Leah Geertsen, London Geertsen, Hadley Hoopes, Reagan James, Olivia Lunt, Kamree Nelson, Kate Porter,
Kira Rogers, Brinley Snarr, Madison Sohm, Lucy Sollis,
Kate Tobler, Bailey Watson, Allie Weaver
4.      Broadway Baby: Lucy Bagley ,Gwen Bird, Reese Black,
Brightyn Bouck, Rylee Burt, Bria Bushman,
Madeline Chrisensen, Emery Drake, Lily Hendrickson, Lilly Larsen, Maeve Miller, Blakelee Olson, Kellan Perry, Lizzie Pino
5.       Bright: Layla Anderson, Oaklee Anderson, Bostyn Baxter, Emree Beins, Berkley Bouck,
Samantha Christensen, Ava Herrscher, Lizzie Holt,
Aisley Jensen, Audrey Knudsen, Hadley Perkins,
Natalie Rasmussen, Tzipporah Ribble, Addy Seibold, Addisyn Stringham, Londyn Stringham
6.      Going down for Real: Maycee Anderson,
 Sadie Black, Addison Broom, Maya Broom, Rosie Crum,
Maya Eyre, Raylee Jensen, Lydia Knudsen, Aly Pearson, Raini Pedersen, Reese Trimble, Ellie Woolley

7.       Scars Beneath Your Beautiful: Payton Anderson, Ella Beins, Lola Bennett, Kate Burgess, Kennedy Daniels, Ivy Davis, Maddie Drake, Tatum James, Anna Jeffery, Julianne Porter, Natasha Sagers, Emma Sauter,
Camri Sohm, Preslie Thaller, Lexi Weaver, Ellee Wilder
8.      D.J. Song: Brinnley Bouck, Leah Brammer, Ellie Campbell, Bella Crum, Brooklin Graham, Aspen Hansen, Brooklyn Hoopes, Hannah Kehl, Brinlee Nicholson, Teagan Perry, Kamryn Randall, Ameini Sauter,
Kate Sorensen, Hayden Wigren
9.      That’s not my Name: Halle Blanchard, Jordyn Drake,
Leah Geertsen, London Geertsen, Hadley Hoopes, Reagan James, Olivia Lunt, Kamree Nelson, Kate Porter,
Kira Rogers, Brinley Snarr, Madison Sohm, Lucy Sollis,
Kate Tobler, Bailey Watson, Allie Weaver
10.    When Somebody Loved Me: Niya Allen, Avery Call, Maggie Chandler, Reagan Farr, Adalyn Hansen,
 Sloan Jesperson, Harper Johns,  Dee Dee Larsen,
Leila Larsen, Ashley Meyers, Gwen Palmer,
Addilyn Porter, Emmy Smith, Penelope Steck,
 Maggie Suggs, Lilly Taylor, Ali Thomas
11.      Rise Up: Maycee Anderson, Sadie Black,
Addison Broom, Maya Broom, Rosie Crum, Maya Eyre, Raylee Jensen, Lydia Knudsen, Aly Pearson,
Raini Pedersen, Reese Trimble, Ellie Woolley
12.     Dessert: Payton Anderson, Ella Beins, Lola Bennett, Kennedy Daniels, Ivy Davis, Maddie Drake, Tatum James, Anna Jeffery, Julianne Porter, Natasha Sagers, Emma Sauter, Camri Sohm, Preslie Thaller,
 Lexi Weaver, Ellee Wilder

13.     Can’t help Falling in Love with You:
Brinnley Bouck, Leah Brammer, Ellie Campbell,
Bella Crum, Brooklin Graham, Aspen Hansen,
 Brooklyn Hoopes, Hannah Kehl, Brinlee Nicholson, Teagan Perry, Kamryn Randall, Ameini Sauter,
Kate Sorensen, Hayden Wigren
14.    Dancing in the Dark: Halle Blanchard, Jordyn Drake,
Leah Geertsen, London Geertsen, Hadley Hoopes, Reagan James, Olivia Lunt, Kamree Nelson, Kate Porter,
Kira Rogers, Brinley Snarr, Madison Sohm, Lucy Sollis,
Kate Tobler, Bailey Watson, Allie Weaver
15.     Dance with Me Tonight: Layla Anderson,
Oaklee Anderson, Bostyn Baxter, Emree Beins,
Berkley Bouck, Samantha Christensen, Ava Herrscher, Lizzie Holt, Aisley Jensen, Audrey Knudsen,
Hadley Perkins,Natalie Rasmussen, Tzipporah Ribble, Addy Seibold, Addisyn Stringham, Londyn Stringham
16.    Fever/Too Darn Hot: Maycee Anderson, Sadie Black, Addison Broom, Maya Broom, Rosie Crum, Maya Eyre, Raylee Jensen, Lydia Knudsen, Aly Pearson,
Raini Pedersen, Reese Trimble, Ellie Woolley
17.     Me Too: Payton Anderson, Ella Beins, Lola Bennett, Kate Burgess, Kennedy Daniels, Ivy Davis,
Maddie Drake, Tatum James, Anna Jeffery,
Julianne Porter, Natasha Sagers, Emma Sauter,
Camri Sohm, Preslie Thaller, Lexi Weaver, Ellee Wilder
18.    Little Party: Brinnley Bouck, Leah Brammer,
Cassie Burgess, Ellie Campbell, Bella Crum,

Brooklin Graham, Aspen Hansen, Brooklyn Hoopes, Hannah Kehl, Brinlee Nicholson, Teagan Perry, Kamryn Randall, Ameini Sauter, Kate Sorensen, Hayden Wigren