Dance with Janis
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Dance with Janis
563 Tamiami TRL Unit 6,
Port Charlotte FL, 33953.
On the corner Of Chamberlain and Rt 41 Southbound.
WE ARE OPEN, SAFE, SANITIZED AND SOCIAL DISTANCED AFTER CORONAVIRUS.
Class sizes are very limited for social distancing. Please call ahead to schedule your trial classes.
Our Holiday show "A Nutcracker Story " will perform Sunday January 17th 1:30 and 4:30 at North Port Performing Arts Center!!!!
6400 W. Price Blvd North Port 34291
Tickets are very limited and once every family has tickets then they will be made available to the public. All seats are $20. Ushers will social distance the audience.
ZUMBA! with Tina Melik starts October 4th
Tuesday and Thursday 8:30-9:30 am
call Tina for more info 1-586-507-2414 $8. per class
Janis Raven-Garvey Artistic Director-A former professional dancer in both Broadway Theater and Ballet Companies, Music Video Choreographer, former Director of New Jersey Dance Company 1976-1994, Staff member at Dance + Plus 1995-2004, Dance with Janis 2004-present. Moved to Current location in 2016 Teaching Ballet, Lyrical, Tap, Jazz, Competition groups and solos and Combination classes
Sandy Grenier joined us in 2016 and teaches Tap, Jazz + Acro. She teaches older children and adults. Her results are outstanding! Sandy is a former studio owner from the Northeast.
Danielle Chapman joined us in October of 2018 and teaches the Danielle style of hard hitting Hip Hop, and with her training in NYC she has added Contemporary on Wed evenings for ages 9 and up and also a NEW class
Broadway Dance Mondays 6;15 and Now offering Lyrical class for older teens and adults Mon 7:45pm.
Devon Saxman 2020 Currently a scholarship dance student at Dance with Janis and a VPA Dance Performing Arts student at Booker- Devon has been an assistant in classes for the whole season. And now, showing his passion for teaching and choreography, will be the class teacher for Teen Intermediate classes on Tuesday Evenings. Contemporary, Jazz and Video Dance . Devon is also choreographing competitive solos.
Rachel Case 2018 Adult ballet and private lessons. Rachel joined us in 2017 as an advanced adult student, she began teaching in 2018 and her ballet class has grown.
Wednesdays 730-830. Rachel is back and her baby is getting BIG. The adult class on Wednesday is now an Intermediate level
Brianna Hand 2020 a certified Florida education teacher
will teach our younger classes in Musical Theater Dance
(No singing with Covid right now) Tuesday 5:00 ages 5-8
Brandon Chapman 2020 Contemporary and Ballroom New to our staff, will be teaching Teen adv Contemporary on Thursdays 7:30 and Ballroom classes by Private lessons
Brooke Corl Katie Hurlburt 2020 both Teen dancers at Dance with Janis, Brooke also attends the VPA dance program at North Port High School, each will assist in class and teach a few classes this season.
A Lifelong dancer, performer and competitor Ms Angie is now the #1 Assistant to Janis. She will also begin teaching her own classes in January 2021. Her Fav is TAP!, Jazz., and preschool classes! Janis was her first dance teacher!
Mr David and Ms YaYa Diamond will return to singing once we get the ok that Florida is cleared after Covid. (No singing with Covid) YaYas new song is on our facebook page Dance with Janis
David Rigsby with experience in Theater, TV, Movies and as a theater Director, David brings it ALL to his Musical Theater class Thurs 7:30 (since David teaches voice, and projection he will not be teaching at this time due to covid and droplets. The Musical theater classes are now Musical Theater Dance and Character.
YaYa Diamond- Voice, public speaking, performance, and much much more!
Online or in person at the studio
941-883-1266 will resume once it is safe to sing.
Barbara Mangnon Professor of Classical Ballet at the University of Oklahoma has joined our staff as an additional teacher she will sub for classes.
Some classes currently available for registration
4:00 Kids Lyrical ages 5-9 new class TBA
4:45 Lyrical/Hip Hop Jazz ages 5-9 JRG Mini Comp
now auditioning for new competition members 5.5-8 yrs
4:45-5:30 Ages 2-3 with moms. TBA NEW class !
5:30 Ballet 2/3 ages 7-10 JRG
5:30- Ballet 1 ages 5-8 NEW class TBA
6:15 Private lesson Competition
6:15 Broadway Dance ages 8 and up Danielle FULL
6:30 Teen Int/Adv Jazz Janis/Angie ages 12-18
7:00 Tik Tok Hip Hop Danielle ages 9- teen
7:30 Teen Adv Tap Sandy/Angie ages 12-18
7:45-8:30 Adult Lyrical new class Danielle
8:30-9:30 am ZUMBA with Tina 1-586-907-2414
4:00 ages 4-6 Tap/Ballet combo 3 Janis (limited space)
4:15-5:00 New class Jan 2021 ages 3-5 combo 2
4:45 Private Lesson Competition
5:00 Intermediate Ballet JRG FULL
5:00 Musical Theater Dance ages 5-8 BH Full
5:45 int Lyrical JRG ages 9-13 FULL
5:45 Acro 3 ages 7-12 Sandy FULL
6:30 Adult Tap Sandy
6:30 Teen Int Lyrical Devon
7:15 Adult Jazz Sandy
7:15 Teen Int Jazz Devon
8:00 Video Dance Teen Devon
8:00 -8:45 TBA (Tent adult ballet beginner or Ballroom for couples group class)
4:15-5:00 Tap/Ballet combo 2 3-4 yrs
4:15-5:00 Kids Hip Hop Jazz ages 5-8
5:00-5:45 ages 5-8 Tap/Ballet 3 JRG Full
5:00-5:45 3-5 Combo 2 BC/KH New class 1 spot available
5:45-6:30 HipHop Jazz ages 7-12 New class!!!! FULL
6:00 Teen Int.Ballet and pointe ages 9-18 Janis FULL
6:45 Teen Int. Tap ages 9-15 Janis almost full
7:00 Private Lesson Abby C DC
7:30 Int Contemporary Danielle almost full
7:30-8:30 Adult Ballet Int. RC/JRG Limited space
8:15-8:45 Private Lesson Elena/Lily DS/ JRG
8:30-9:30 am Zumba with Tina 1-586-907-2414
4:15 Kids Hip Hop Jazz ages 7-12 JRG FULL
4:15-5:00 Kids Musical Theater ages 4-8 AA or Grace
5:00 Kids Lyrical ages 7-12 Janis almost full
5:00 Ages 3-5 Tap/Ballet 2 combo BC FULL
5:45 Tap/Ballet Combo 3 ages 5-9 Janis
5:45 Kids tap ages 7-12 Sandy almost full
6:30 Int/Adv Teen Ballet Janis ) JRG
6:30 Acro Int Sandy FULL
7:15 -8:00 Musical Theater Dance Sandy
7:30 Int/Adv Teen Contemporary Brandon Chapman
3:15-3:45 Pvt lesson VBB
4:00-4:45 Combo 1 ages 2.5-3.5 JRG B/T
4:45-5:30 Combo 4 B/T 5-9 JRG Mini Comp
$20 Annual Registration Fee $35 for 2 same family,
$50 for 3 or more same family
1- 45 minute class per week = $45 per month
additional 45 minute classes per week charged at $30 more per month 2 per week $75 3 - $105 4- $135
1 hour class $55 monthly additional hour classes $35 monthly 2 hours $90 3 Hours $125
Private lesson $52 per hour, $39 for 45 minutes and
$26 per half hour.
New students- your first week of classes is Free- so you can find the best classes. Please call ahead we are social distancing.
First class is FREE!
Your first (trial) class is always Free