Dance with Janis
Closed Holidays: 2022
We are OPEN all Monday school holidays except Labor Day and Memorial Day!
Closed and Special/ important dates:
September 5, 2022 Labor Day CLOSED (No makeup class needed as in Aug every paid for 2 but got 3 Mondays to makeup class needed
September 15- costume charges for December show will be added to those getting costumes/dancewear
September 24th Community Performance 7pm Competition dancers and Performance groups
Oct 31, 2022 we are open come in costume
November 23-25 Wed-Fri CLOSED for Thanksgiving closed
November 28th- Dec 15th free extra rehearsals for Dec 17th Show!!!!!!
Dec 10/11 Broadway Workshop Performance TBA
Dec 16/17 "Nutcracker Magic" NPHS Sat 2pm Performance
December (Thursday) 22 -Tues Jan 3 closed classes resume Wed Jan 4th. 2023
January 9-20 Entry Fees due for March 17-19 Fort Myers
Feb 25/26 Broadway Workshop Performance TBA
Feb 13th costume charges will be added for those getting costumes
April 7 closed Friday for Easter weekend
WE ARE OPEN ON SPRING BREAK!!!!!!!
April 29/30 Broadway Workshop Performance TBA
May 15th- June 15 , 2023 Free extra rehearsals for June 17th show "The World" or " Salute to America"
Monday May 29th Closed Memorial Day
June 16/17 Recital Saturday 2pm optional extra show 6pm or Friday 6:30 Performance
April 17-19 Regionals all Friday competitors must come during the week to work dances.
Ages 18 months- 3 Parent and Tot
Help your child explore movement/music/ physical development. Major and minor muscle group thru sinple movements and FUN. Mon 4;15-4:45 Tuesday 5:00-5:30 Cost $36 per month.
ages 21/2-31/2 geared for the attention span of this age group they are introduced to Ballet movement The class covers rhythm and counting, basic concepts and opposites, colors, major and minor muscle group development, listening skills and socialization and FUN! This is a 45 minute class
class 1 class $45 monthl second 45 minute class just $30 more
Friday 4:00 with Parents (optional) Older children that need assistance may have parents or older siblings helping as well, if your child needs you in class- then this class is for you! All other Childrens classes are preferably without parental assistance
As we social distance please understand that parents should try to drop off their child. If we need you the secretary will call.
ages 3.5- 5
Tap/ Ballet, age appropriate music and movement. This level stresses basic skills in each dance form. A tradition dance class format is used.
Rhythm, timing, muscle development, memorization and listening skills are all taught. A very fun, fast moving class for boys or girls.
This is a 45 minute can be taken 1, or 2 x per week- 1 class $45 monthly each additional class is $30more per month/
Level 2 Combo Wed 4:15-5:00- Full,
Wed 5:00-5:45 starts 9/16
Thursday 5:00-5:45 Full
4-6 and 5-8 Combo
More intense learning but still fun for this age Most combinations are Tap and Ballet but we will offer Lyrical HipHop Jazz and Musical Theater
Mini Competition Mon 4:45 and Fri 4:45 must take both
Level 3 Combo Tuesday 4:00-4:45 FULL
Level 3 Combo Wednesday 5:00-5:45 ages 5-7
Level 3 combo Thursday 5:45-6:30 5-8
Lyrical/ Contemporary a mixture of ballet, jazz and modern /Jazz create a mood, tell a story or convey an emotion.
Ballet Traditional classical ballet technique using proper terminology
teaching alignment, turnout, control and transition of movements.
Jazz-Hiphop Jazz-Theatrical Jazz-
is a fast moving type of dance
which can look like music video dance or a Broadway show. Jazz classes have more turns, jumps and extensions then a hiphop class.
Tap- Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Savion Glover, Ann Miller are all famous tap dance names. Tap technique, different styles, speed, accuracy and fun routines are taught.
Pointe for ballet dancers the highest form of Ballet, sur les pointes or on the toes. This class is by teacher invitation only. Students from the Dance program at NPHS are welcome to attend pointe with Janis as long as you are taking Ballet with Ms Slay/Ms Nelson
Other classes available
Broadway Dance Mon 6:15
Musical Theater Dance Tues 5pm Th 4:15 Th 7:15
Contemporary Tues 6:30 Wed 7:30 Th 7:30
Modern Mon 7:45
Acro Tues 5:45 Thurs 6:30 FULL
HipHop Mon 7pm ages 10- teen
Ballroom by private lesson only at this time
Dance with Janis
Questions? : [email protected] or 941-451-3356
Performances available for your group, meeting,
Fundraiser, Dinner, Nursing homes, Festival etc.
call Janis 941-451-3356 studio (941) 766-0300
Dancers for your show! email: