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Monday: 5:00 pm - 9:15 pm

Tuesday: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Wednesday: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday: 5:15 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday - Sunday: Closed

 

Regular hours occur September - June; excluding breaks and seasonal vacations. Please see our calendar for more information.

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PRODUCTION

INFORMATION

Production is a 5-10 minute dance piece with a beginning, a middle, and an end based on the popular movie or theme. Our Cast consists of young aspiring dancers, who all work very hard for 4 months to bring this performance and story to life. 

Students must audition to be a part of this production.

 

There is a non-competition option for dancers who decide to participate in the production but not the competition. However, all dance company members are required to do both. 

COMPETITION DATE

Still being determined what time & day. However, here is the competition information at this time:
 

Spotlight Dance Cup
Dates between May 5 - 7

Logan Chiropractic College
William D. Purser Center
1851 Schoettler Rd
Chesterfield, MO  63017

REHEARSALS & PERFORMANCES

Rehearsals & Performances

All Rehearsals & performances are mandatory for all cast members. Any cast member unable to attend rehearsal for a validated reason, must contact Kristin immediately prior to rehearsal. We are also very conscious when scheduling younger dancers, and have arranged the rehearsal schedule to release them as early as possible. Please download a copy of the rehearsal schedule (Click Here) and mark your rehearsal dates to your calendar.

 

Cancelled Rehearsals

If Wentzville School District Closes due to inclement weather, it is Dance Experience Studio's Policy to also close for the day. If this falls on a rehearsal day; then that rehearsal will be rescheduled for a different day. Stay up to date by watching the website and checking the bulletin board. 

 

Rehearsal Attire
All dancers need to wear a leotard and tights to rehearsal, and have their hair pulled back in a bun. Company members will wear their required attire. 

 

What does "on time" mean?

Rehearsals will begin promptly at their scheduled time(s); DO NOT BE LATE. All the time scheduled for rehearsal will be used to its fullest potential to learn and perfect each part. 

 

All dancers should be ready to go before their rehearsal begins, walking in for your rehearsal at the time it is set to begin holds the rehearsal process back. Please arrive 5-10 minutes early to give yourself enough time to put your shoes on and be ready. We appreciate your respect in this matter. 

Performances

All dancers in production are required to perform in both recital shows. Competition remains optional for non-company members and determined upon auditioning. Company members are required to perform in all shows.

REQUIRED FEES

The Rehearsal Fee 

$15 per half hour 
*Rehearsal Fees have a max out value of $60, & will not exceed this amount per month. Due at the end of each month.
 

The Production Fee
Production Fees will be broken down into 2 equal payments.

Payments are due on 1/25, 2/22.

 

Recital Only Cast Member Fee: $120
Recital + Competition Cast Member Fee: $165

 

What does your  fee cover?

Costumes (Yours to Keep!)

Accessories

Costume Alterations & Add-ons

Props/Set Pieces

Recital Performance Fee And/Or Competition Fee

Faculty and Staff from Dance Experience

HAIR & COSTUME RULES

Your look may be different based on your character. Stay tuned for more information to come later. We do not provide makeup, hair accessories, shoes, or undergarments (nude camisoles, tights, etc...). All hair and makeup must be applied and provided by the parent or dancer.

 

No nail polish or French tips allowed.

 

No Jewelry allowed unless required by your role.

Shoes may vary and will be announced as soon as the information is available.

 

Dancers will wear required recital jazz tights, and a nude, low back camisole under their costume. 

All dancers get to keep their costumes, unless told otherwise. We are not responsible for your costume once it is given to you.