Pre Jazz/Modern Spring Semester
Location: DC / Friendship Heights
ABOUT THIS CLASS
Little dancers are introduced to the basics of jazz and modern dance technique in this fun and creative class. By alternating between the genres, dancers begin to understand the similarities between the two techniques as well as their unique cultural and technical differences. Must be at least age 4 by Sunday, January 28, 2024.
The semester runs Monday, January 29, 2024 through Monday, May 20, 2024. Included with this class is the option Classes will not be held during Spring Break, Monday, April 15, 2024 through Sunday, April 21, 2024 or Memorial Day Weekend, Saturday, May 25, 2024 through Monday, May 27, 2024.
Included with this class is an option to participate in our end of year recital in June 2024. An additional $95 performance fee is required per class for participation in the recital. The fee covers costumes, theater rentals, and staffing for rehearsals. Click HERE to pay your performance fee and confirm your child’s spot in the show. For more information, please view the Performance Policy section of our Student Handbook.
Please Note: Our classes are designed to be taken over the course of the full school year, culminating in an end of year recital in June 2024. Students registering mid-year will be coming into a class that is already in-session and may have already started recital choreography.
Location: This is an in-person class at CityDance @ Friendship Heights, 5207 Wisconsin Ave NW Washington DC 20015.
Class capacity is 12.
Small Class Policy
Classes with 3 or less dancers are considered semi-privates and will be held for a reduced class time of 30 minutes. Once the class builds to 4 or more dancers, classes will resume to the full 45 minute class time.
Start of School Year: Monday, September 11, 2023
Indigenous Peoples’ Day: Monday, October 9, 2023 – No Classes
Halloween: Tuesday, October 31, 2023 – No Classes
Fall Break: Wednesday, November 22, 2023 through Sunday, November 26, 2023 – No Classes
Winter Break: Wednesday, December 20, 2023 through Tuesday, January 2, 2024 – No Classes
Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Monday, January 15, 2024 – No Classes
Parent Observation for Fall Semester: Monday, January 22, 2024 through Sunday, January 28, 2024
Last Day of Fall Semester: Sunday, January 28, 2024
Start of Spring Semester: Monday, January 29, 2024
Spring Break: Monday, April 15, 2024 through Sunday, April 21, 2024 – No Classes
Parent Observation for Spring Semester: Monday, May 6, 2024 through Sunday, May 12, 2024
Last Day of Sunday Creative Movement & Pre Classes: Sunday, May 19, 2024
Memorial Day Break: Saturday, May 25, 2024 through Monday, May 27, 2024 – No Classes
Last Day of All Tuesday Classes: Tuesday, May 28, 2024
Last Day of All Wednesday Classes: Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Last Day of All Thursday Classes: Thursday, May 30, 2024
Last Day of All Friday Classes: Friday, May 31, 2024
Last Day of All Saturday Classes: Saturday, June 1, 2024
Technical Rehearsal for Creative Movement & Pre Classes (Ages 3-5): Sunday, June 2, 2024 @ UDC Theater of the Arts
Last Day of ALL Monday Classes: Monday, June 3, 2024
Recital for Creative Movement, Pre Classes (Ages 3-5): June 8 & 9, 2024 @ UDC Theater of the Arts