2018 Spring and Summer Classes

Pre-registration is required. Please register for classes by calling or emailing Kate at (802) 875-2561 or derosia85@vermontel.net or by registering at the Dance Factory with one of your teachers.

Preschool & Elementary School Classes

Preschool Dance with Dana

Ages 3-5

Tuesdays - May 15, 22, 29, June 5

3:45-4:15

Fee: $40

Creative movement for our youngest dancers!

 

Hip Hop with Jessie

2nd-4th Grade

Wednesdays - May 16, 23, 30, and June 6

3:45-4:30

Fee: $50

Hip-hop for new and experienced students.

 

Early Elementary Ballet with Dana

Kindergarten-2nd grade

Tuesdays - May 15, 22, 29, June 5

4:15-5:00

Fee: $50

Ballet and creative movement for younger dancers.

 

Let’s Dance with Ashley

Entering Grades 1-4

Mondays - June 4, 11, 18, 25

4:30-5:15

Fee: $50

This class is for kids who love to move and are interested in exploring a variety of dance styles. We will play with jazz, modern, hip hop and work on choreographing our own dances. Come ready to move and have a great time!

 

Middle School (Grades 5-8) Classes

Let’s Dance with Ashley

Entering Grades 5-8

Mondays - June 4, 11, 18, 25

5:15-6:00

Fee: $50

This class is for middle school students who love to move and are interested in exploring a variety of dance styles. We will play with jazz, modern, hip hop and work on choreographing our own dances. Come ready to move and have a great time!

 

Nutcracker Workshop with Ashley

5th-7th graders

Wednesdays - May 16, 23, 30, and June 6

4:30-5:15

Fee: $40

This workshop will introduce students to choreography from The Nutcracker and will focus on Clara, Fritz, Candy Canes, and Jesters. All students interested in participating in The Nutcracker are encouraged to attend. You must be enrolled at the Dance Factory to participate.

 

7th Grade through Adult Classes

Beginner Classes

Beginner Tap with Dana

High School/Adult

Thursdays - May 31, June 7, 14, 21

5:30-6:15

Fee: $50

This class is designed for adults and high school students who are beginning tap.

 

Beginner Ballet with Dana

High School/Adult

Thursdays - May 31, June 7, 14, 21

7:00-8:00

Fee: $50

This class is designed for adults and high school students who are beginning ballet.

 

By Permission Only

Beginning Pointe with Ashley

by permission only

Wednesdays - May 16, 23, 30, and June 6

5:15-6:00

Fee: $50

This class is designed for students who are beginning pointe or who are looking to further develop strength and technique.

 

Ballet Variations with Ashley

by permission only

Mondays - June 4, 11, 18, 25

7:15-8:00

Fee: $50

This class for the seasoned dancer will explore two or three classical pointe variations that build strength and technique. Variations will be chosen with pointe in mind, however, dancers may participate with flat shoes as well.

 

7th Grade through Adult Classes

Nutcracker Workshop with Ashley

for 7th graders and up

Mondays – May 14, 21 and Tuesdays – May 15, 22, 29 from 5:00-6:00

Fee: $50

This workshop will introduce students to choreography from The Nutcracker and will focus on Act I – Act II variations for the more advanced dancer (including some pointe work). All students interested in participating in The Nutcracker are encouraged to attend. You must be enrolled at the Dance Factory to participate.

 

Bodywork with Ashley

open to students entering 7th grade and up

Monday May 14

7:15-8:15

Fee: $12

This workshop will explore basic anatomy through partner massage and simple strength conditioning and is meant

to relax participants.

 

Improvisation/Choreography - Duet Style with Ashley

open to students entering 7th grade and up

Tuesdays June 5th and 12th

5:00-6:30

Fee: $30 per couple

This class will explore elements of dance through improvisation and choreography all while creating original duets! Participants require a partner who they will need to meet with once outside of class, in between the two classes. Dancers are welcome to work in any style and play with music of their choosing but should come open to feedback to encourage their growth as choreographers.

 

Mindfulness for Dancers with Ashley

open to students entering 7th grade and up

Monday May 21

7:15-8:15

Fee: $12

Dancers will explore mindfulness through a walking meditation, body scan meditation, and breath work in ways that will increase their body awareness, promote presence, and increase focus.

 

SALSA! with Ashley

open to students entering 7th grade and up

Tuesdays June 5th and 12th

6:30-7:30

Fee: $30 per couple

Come learn the basics of salsa with a partner of your choice! We will play with turns, footwork, style, and fun!

 

Tap with Dana

High School/Adult with Experience

Thursdays - May 31, June 7, 14, 21

6:15-7:00

Fee: $50

This class is designed for our experienced adult and high school tap students.

 

Site Specific/Dance on Film with Ashley

open to students entering 7th grade and up

Mondays July 16 and 23

4:00-5:30

Fee: $20

This class will take place outside and will focus on building choreographing reflecting and speaking to a specific location. Students will also work together to creativity film their choreography to make short dance films to share as they’d like. Location to be determined based on weather conditions.

 

Ongoing Classes in Ballet and Jazz

Ballet with Dana and Ashley

open to students entering 7th grade and up

Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00-7:15

Beginning May 14 and ending July 25th (no class on Memorial Day or the 4th of July)

 

Jazz with Gretchen

open to students entering 7th grade and up

Wednesdays 7:15-8:30

Beginning May 16th and ending July 25th (no class on the 4th of July)

 

Ongoing Class Fee:

10 classes $120

Unlimited $180

College Student Unlimited: $140

Family Unlimited $240

Single Class $15