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2019 Summer School

ENROL NOW FOR THE 2019 SUMMER SCHOOL

 

Teachers at this years’ Summer School include Scott Pokorny and Tim Barnes from Scimm Dance Company based in Melbourne and Daniel Savetta previously from Washington Ballet.

Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary,  Hip Hop and Musical Theatre all in 4 days!

DATES & TIMES

Summer School runs from Monday 21st to Thursday 24th of January 2019. 

On Monday registration will start at 8.45 and the day will end at 4pm. Tuesday to Thursday will begin at 9.30 and end at 4 pm

WHERE

Lane Cove Dance Academy – Level 2, 119 Longueville Rd, Lane Cove 2066

AGE GROUPS AND LEVELS

Please book according to age groups.

7 to 10 years Juniors

11 to 13 years Intermediate

14 years and above Senior

WHAT TO WEAR

Please make sure you bring appropriate comfortable clothing to dance in. Ballet: Leotard, tights and ballet shoes, and pointe shoes for the advanced levels. Jazz: Jazz ballet shoes, jazz skirt, leotard, or tight tee shirt with skirt or pants.

WHAT TO BRING

Water bottle, snacks, hair accessories, brush, change of clothes, towel, theraband, pointe shoes, tissues and a game or book.

FOOD AND SNACKS

Lane Cove is a vibrant area with many shops in the plaza for you to buy your lunch. Alternatively pack your lunch and snacks.

VALUABLES

Please take your valuables with you into the studio.

CLASS BEHAVIOUR

It is important that all students are respectful towards teachers and comply with any requests made by the teacher, as the well being of the entire class is the teacher’s responsibility.

STAFF SUPERVISION

Students will be supervised by our teachers and office staff at all times. Please ensure that students are collected on time after the final class at 4 pm. Supervision will end 20 minutes after the final class and Lane Cove Dance Academy cannot be responsible for students after this time. If you are running late please call the office on 94187338.

CHILD SAFETY CHECK

All teachers at Lane Cove Dance Academy have undergone “the working with children’s check” and are aware of their obligations under the Commission for Children and Young People Act 1998.

WHEN WILL I GET CONFIRMATION?

Your timetable will be emailed to you in early January.

DISCLAIMER

Dance classes can involve risk of personal injury. While Lane Cove Dance Academy takes all reasonable care in the conduct of its classes, it accepts no responsibility for injury or loss caused during classes or whilst participants are at or near the dance studio. You are responsible for ensuring that you are physically and medically fit for the class and during the class you must at all time take care of your own personal safety.

COST & ENROLMENT

The cost of the Summer School is $290.

PLEASE NOTE Fees are non-refundable.

Closing date for enrolments -Friday  21st of December 2018.

Late Entries will be accepted if places available

Please download enrolment form   HERE

Email it to lcda@lcda.com.au

or Post to

Summer School

Lane Cove Dance Academy

P.O. Box 783

Lane Cove 1595

Mid Term Newsletter

We’re half way through Term 2 already! Here are some reminders for the remainder of Term 2 and the concert.

 

OPEN WEEK TERM 2

This term we will be holding Open Week on the second last week of term, Week 9 (Monday 25th June to Saturday 30th June) Friends & family are welcome to come and watch classes during this week, this is the last Open Week of 2018. The last day of Term 2 is Saturday 7th July and Term 3 commences on Monday 23rd July.

 

CONCERT OPT OUT

We’re getting ready for our trip to Thailand so please remember that if your children are NOT available on concert dates or you DO NOT WISH them to participate you need to let us know before 10th June 2018or we will purchase them a costume and that costume will need to be paid for in full.

 

PHOTO DAYS & STUDIO REHEARSAL

LCDA Photo Day at LCDA – Sunday 25th November

LCDA Full School Dress Rehearsal at LCDA – Sunday 2nd December

 

CONCERT DATES

LCDA Full School Dress Rehearsal at Shore Theatre – Wednesday 12th December

LCDA Concert Days at Shore Theatre – Saturday 15th & 16th December

 

CONCERT AUDITIONS

We will be holding auditions for main characters for our end of year concert on Friday 8th June, 7:30-8:30pm at LCDA. Students must attend at least 1 ballet & 1 jazz lesson at LCDA or RDA and be in Year 6 or above. Please see HERE for more details.

 

FEES ARE NOW DUE

If you have been enrolled since the beginning of the term your Term 2 fees & costume deposit invoice is now overdue. If you are having an issue logging in or paying please email the office.

 

ACRO/CONTEMPORARY WORKSHOP

Kieran Criag Growcott will be holding an Acro, Contemporary, Conditioning workshop at LCDA on Sunday 10th June (the same day you need to let us know if you are not participating in the concert). To register email lcda@lcda.com

 

GROOMING

Please remember good grooming is essential in all classes. A ballet bun is compulsory for Pre-Primary Ballet students and above.

Important Dates 2018

2018 TERM DATES

  • Term 1: Monday 5th February-Saturday 14th April
  • Term 2: Monday 30th April-Saturday 7th July
  • Term 3: Monday 23rd July-Saturday 29th September
  • Term 4: Monday 15th October-concert

Please remember the ballet school does not have pupil free days like the education system. Our first day of term is generally on a Monday unless it falls on a public holiday.

 

2018 EXAM DATES

Sunday 12th & Monday 13th August

Tuesday 10th & Wednesday 11th July, Compulsory Exam School Holiday Rehearsals

Sunday 29th July, Piano Rehearsal

 

2018 CONCERT DATES

Sunday 25th November – Photo Day at LCDA

Sunday 2nd December – Full School Dress Rehearsal at LCDA

Wednesday 12th December – Full School Dress Rehearsal at Shore Theatre

Saturday 15th & 16th December – 11am & 4pm

Timetables will be posted in Term 4

 

2018 PERFORMANCE GROUPS

22nd-24th April Compulsory School Holiday Rehearsals