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  • Cecchetti Workshop

    Friday, January 31st & Saturday, February 1st, 2014
    5678 Dance Studios, Gig Harbor, WA
    Guest Teacher: Betty Seibert
        Director of Examinations Cecchetti USA, Senior International Examiner, FCUSA, Final Diploma
    Click here for more information!

    Cecchetti Workshop
    Updated 01/06/14 by Ami
  • New classes in January!

    Ms. Jen is teaching Contemporary on Tuesdays, Ms. Aly is starting a new class Cirque du Alybaba on Tuesdays and Saturdays!

     
    Updated 01/05/14 by Ami
  • June Annual Production Theme Contest

    YOU submitted theme ideas and YOU voted! The winning theme for BALLET classes is… Alice In Wonderland! The winning theme for ALL OTHER CLASSES is… Alice In Wonderland! If you want to enter the logo contest, submit your entry VIA EMAIL no later than 1/31/14 to 5678dancestudios@gmail.com. You can vote for the winning logo next month! AP Costume deposits are due 1/15. We will begin learning our dances in February; please make sure we know which classes you are performing with before we finalize our casting decisions! Thank you!

     
    Updated 01/04/14 by Ami
  • Congratulations on a marvelous Nutcracker run!

    Thank you so much to everyone who participated or came to watch! Happy Holidays from all of us at 5678 and Happy New Year! Classes resume Monday, 1/6/14. January will be the last call for dancers wanting to join our Performance Company this season!

     
    Updated 12/21/13 by Ami
  • Nutcracker Picture schedule 12/16/13

    Picture order forms are available at the front desk. You will need one form for each costume you want to order pictures for. Please attend pictures even if you do not wish to purchase any, so that you will be in the group pictures. If dancers have not yet tried on their costumes, they will wear them during the full run-through on 12/14 which will be a dress rehearsal for pictures and the performances! Ladies, please show up with your hair in a bun, pink tights, and pink shoes. Gentlemen, please show up with all necessary costume items, shoes, etc.
    Click here for the picture schedule
    Nutcracker Picture schedule
    Updated 12/14/13 by Chris Jones
  • Dress Rehearsal Schedule

    Tuesday 12/17 is Dress Rehearsal at 5678, Wednesday 12/18 is Dress Rehearsal at Paradise Theatre. Dress Rehearsal schedule is Act 1 from 4:30-6:00. Gingerbreads and Gingersnaps from 6:10-6:30, Act 2 from 6:30-8:00. Performances are Thursday at 6pm, Friday at 6pm, and Saturday at 2pm and 6pm. Call time is 90 minutes before curtain time for Act 1 performers, 30 minutes before curtain time for Act 2 performers, and 30 minutes after curtain time for Gingersnaps and Gingerbreads.
     
    Updated 12/14/13 by Chris Jones
  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    We will be closed Wednesday through Friday the 27th 28th and 29th for Thanksgiving. The rehersal for the Pensiula Retirement Home has been moved to Saturday at 10:30.
     
    Updated 11/26/13 by Chris Jones
  • June 2013 Reminders

    6/1 Maritime Parade in Gig Harbor - sign up at front desk!
    6/4-6/5 Dress rehearsals at Paradise Theatre in Gig Harbor
    6/6-6/8 Performances at Paradise Theatre in Gig Harbor
    6/10 - Performance Company 2013/2014 auditions - sign up at front desk!
    6/10-6/15 - last week of regular classes, fun end-of-year activities
    6/24 - Summer dance begins! Sign up at front desk!
     
    Updated 04/07/13 by Ami Watters
  • May 2013 Reminders

    May 6th-11th is Parent/Guardian Observation & Appreciation Week We invite our parents, grandparents, guardians, etc. to observe their dancer(s) in their classes. The studio and our dancers have prepared something special for our parents and guardians to show them our appreciation!
    5/11 Community Service Project
    2-3pm Performance Company is performing at Peninsula Retirement. 3:30-5:00 Community Service Project at the studio - free dance classes, dance history lesson, and entertainment. 5-9pm Parent's Night Out - $25 per child, includes pizza and entertainment - a great alternative to babysitting!
     
    Updated 04/07/13 by Ami Watters
  • May 2013 Reminders

    05/11 9pm - 8:30am on 5/12 - Performance Company Sleepover at the studio
    5/15 - Essay deadline for Dancers of the Month wishing to be considered for Dancer of the Year
    5/24 - Choreography and Improvisation Showcase - 7:30pm - 8:30pm
    5/25-5/27 - Memorial Day Weekend - no classes Saturday-Monday
    5/28-5/30 Annual Production pictures at the studio All performers are asked to attend, even if you are not purchasing pictures
     
    Updated 04/07/13 by Ami Watters
  • April 2013 Reminders!


    Our Annual Production tickets are on sale, reserve your seats today! We will be performing on 6/6, 6/7, and 6/8 at Paradise Theatre in Gig Harbor.

    Bring A Friend Week is 4/8-4/13
    PNB Swan Lake Field Trip is 4/13
    Spring Break is 4/15-4/20 (no classes)
    Spring Coloring Contest continues through 4/27, win an Itunes gift card!
     
    Updated 04/07/13 by Kasey Watters
  • Did you know?

    5678 Dance Studios is a member of NDEO (National Dance Education Organization), a non-profit membership organization dedicated to the advancement and promotion of high quality education in the art of dance.  As a member, we are able to take part in National Honor Society for Dance Arts (NHSDA).  Student induction into the NHSDA is awarded on the basis of points earned for meritorious work in dance.  These students receive a Certificate of Membership, added prestige in scholarship applications & future resumes, wear NHSDA honor cords & gold honor pins during graduation ceremonies, and are eligible to apply for the NDEO Artistic Merit, Leadership and Academic Achievement Award.
    More Info...
    Updated 04/07/13 by Kasey Watters
  • 2013 Choreography & Improv Workshop

    This is one of our most anticipated workshops all year! Starts April 12th, sign up at the front desk or call now!

     
    Updated 04/07/13 by Kasey Watters
  • Winter Break

    No classes in observation of Peninsula School District's mid-winter break. Classes resume on Monday, 2/25! See you then!
     
    Updated 01/20/13 by Kasey Watters
  • Cecchetti USA Ballet Exams!

    We are hosting the 1st exam session for Cecchetti USA in the Pacific Northwest. Our dancers have been carefully preparing for their 1st examination, and we are so proud of all their hard work! The Examiner will be Sylvia Palmer.
    National Ballet of Canada, Fellow and Examiner, Cecchetti USA & C.I.C.B.
    Ms Palmer performed for many years with the National Ballet of Canada, CBC TV, and the Canadian Opera Company. Her training was with Kay Armstrong in Vancouver, B.C., the National Ballet School in Toronto, the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, and many of the foremost European teachers in London and Paris. She has been the recipient of two Canada Council of the Arts grants for the furtherance of the dance arts. Her students grace the stages of many companies in the U.S. and Great Britain.
    Cecchetti USA
    Updated 01/20/13 by Kasey Watters
  • The Nutcracker Update

    Friday December 20th and Saturday December 22nd showings of The Nutcracker have SOLD OUT! We have added a Thursday show at 6pm! Tickets on sale now!
     
    Updated 12/05/12 by Kasey Watters
  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    Happy Thanksgiving! There will be no classes Wednesday November 21st through Sunday November 25th. Have a happy holiday.
     
    Updated 11/18/12 by Kasey Watters
 
 
   
 
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