How to Register for Dance Classes
Please read the entire packet of information in the registration link below. Then, print the forms required for registration, complete them, and mail, email or bring them into the office.
2017-2018 Fall Dance Packet
Fees are listed on the payment page in the packet linked above.
New students receive their first week of classes FREE! We will be happy to help you plan your free week of classes and show you around.
Dorothy's Dancing Unlimited offers memberships. Yearly membership is available for DOROTHY’S DANCING UNLIMITED which will enable the individual, and/or family to receive a 10% to 20% discount on lessons. In addition, a 10% discount will apply on shoes, tights, recital costumes, or almost any other related items purchased through the studio. Please note that membership is non-refundable.
Dance students who wish to enroll in unlimited weekly classes may do so as a “Carte Blanche Member” at a low monthly rate. This will enable the student to incorporate all forms of dance to become the "Total Dancer."
Make sure you get into classes before they fill up!
Class Size & Recommendation
To find out about class size and recommendation refer to our studio policy.
2017-2018 Fall Class Schedule
(View descriptions of these classes below)
- T'Lyn Candells (TLC
- Claudia Carabajal (CC)
- Donna Johnson (DJ)
- Ashley Lanham/Watson (ALW)
- Stephanie Michalowski (SM)
- Kelli Myhre-Bahwell (KMB)
- Debra Nanni (DN)
- Pam Parchim (PP)
- Jamie Swanson (JS)
- Heather Talken (HT)
CLASSES OFFERED by the studio may be taken by boys and girls ages 3 through adult. These classes are available from Beginner to Advanced levels. New students will be personally evaluated for proper class placement. Combination classes represent 1/2 year of dance training.
Acrobatics: Increase your body control and overall coordination through acrobatic dance movements. Fitness benefits are flexibility, balance and increased energy.
Ballet: The foundation of dance. A must for the serious dancer to develop dance technique, placement and body structure! All advanced level dance classes must take ballet.
Contemporary: An interpretive lyrical form of dance, projecting great emotion, expression and feeling. (Prerequisite: ballet training).
Creative Classes: These classes are made up of two dance forms: Acrobatics, Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Musical Theatre, or Tap to create an hour class. This combination class is for ages 6 and 7.
Hip Hop: A dance style, usually danced to hip hop music that evolved from the hip hop culture. It is a very energetic form of dancing. Hip Hop is unique in that it allows dancers to perform with freedom of movement while adding their own personalities.
Intro to Dance: This class is made up of three forms of dance to create an hour class: Pre-Ballet, giving the students poise; Tap, for rhythm and timing; and Acrobatics, for flexibility and coordination. Basic motor skill development will be stressed. This combination class is for ages 3 through 5.
Jazz: A free style dance based on body isolations and technique, performed to upbeat music.
Lyrical: A literal representation of the music using a combination of ballet and jazz with a little bit of modern thrown in for good measure. It tends to be romantic and emotional in approach. (Prerequisite: ballet training)
Modern: A very creative form of dance that inspires students to express themselves in a freer style. (Prerequisite: ballet training).
Musical Theater: Combines Broadway music and songs, as well as various styles of jazz.
Tap: This style uses a variety of dance steps which create percussive, rhythmic sounds by using one's feet. By putting steps together in a variety of ways the art of tap emerges.
Turns & Leaps: This class will focus on the progresion and improvement of leaps, turns, and jumps. Basic technical skills will be revisited and refined, along with the introduction of new material. (Prerequisite: ballet and jazz training)
Zumba: Combines Latin and International music for a fun and energetic workout