Students are required to be on-time or early for all scheduled classes. Attendance is essential for consistency in training and progression. As a safety precaution, dancers who arrive 15 minutes or later will not be permitted to take the class. This is a physical activity, proper preparation of the body helps to prevent injuries. Students are encouraged to stay for the class and observe, as observation is also a valuable learning experience. The most crucial time for attendance in performing classes is the six weeks prior to a performance. If a class is to be missed in this time frame, it is imperative to give your teacher as much advance notice as possible. If you miss more classes than is approved by your teacher, you will be removed from the performance. Please email or phone asap for any absences in performing classes.
Hair must be pulled back and out of the face in a bun for all classes, except hip-hop.
Bangs are allowed as long as they do not fall below the eyebrow.
Dancers are required to be in dress code to participate in their classes. If not, they will be asked to sit and observe.
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Dance shoes and other attire can be purchased at: Dancer's Outlet a division of Assemble Dancewear 1820 Dominion Way, Colorado Springs 80918 (719) - 596 - 8443 assembledancewear.com If a student cannot afford what is needed, please contact us. We have a small selection of dance wear that is second-hand.
class & Studio etiquette
At Dana's Dance we wish to create a safe, clean, and happy learning environment. Studio Etiquette Please respect our facility by cleaning up after yourself and disposing of trash. Wash your hands after using the restroom. Make sure you have all your personal belonging before leaving the studio. When preparing for classes, keep waiting room noise to a minimum to allow students in class to focus. Class Etiquette Students are expected to treat teachers and other students kindly and with respect. Please do not place hands on the mirror. No cell phone use during class. Barres are to be used for intended purpose only Chewing gum is not allowed. Water only in the studio.
For any questions regarding dress code, attendance, and studio etiquette, please feel free to contact us.