(941) 423-8243 or text me 941-451-3356
Welcome! We hope you join our group of Dancers and friends.
Every dancer is important whether they take one class a week, or are competitive dancers.
"Only the Best for your child" and you!
The Best Childrens program in the area!
A fun program where kids actually learn and progress from year to year.
285 Adalia Terrace in Horizon Gymnastics, Southbound 41 between Cranberry/Cornelius and Chamberlain, behind Carousel Realty
Summer classes July 7-28th.
Special classes with Leesha McHughThursdays July 7, 14, and 21
Leesha McHugh from Dublin Ireland will be teaching for a special summer intensive this July! Join us!
6:00-7:00pm Irish Dance with Leesha who has performed with Riverdance!
7:00-8:00 Musical Theater, Leesha has performed in more then 28 different productions.
special rates: Horizon Members $42 for 3 classes or $75 for 6 classes with this special Teacher. Non-members $57 for 3 classes, $114 for 6
Other summer classes
Monday july 11, 18, and 25
4:30-5:15 Ballet Technique ages 5-12
5:15-6:15 Jazz Turn and Leap classes ages competitive
6:15-7:15 Lyrical Flexibility and Control competitive
7:15-8:15 Ballet adagio and pirouette
Tuesday July 12, 19 and 26
4:00-4:45 ages 2-4 Dance and creative movement
4:45-5:30 ages 4-8 Ballet and tap
5:30-6:30-Ballet/tap beginners ages 6-9
6:30-7:30 private lesson- 7/12 Lillian Brown solo, 7/19 Brenna Kavanagh solo,
Wednesday July 13, 20, 27
4:45-5:45 private choreography for competition5:45-6:30 Ballet Technique with experience competitive
6:30-7:15 HipHop Jazz ages 8 and up competitive kids
Thursday July 12, 21, and 28
4:30-5:15 Lyrical/jazz combo ages 4-8
5:15-6:00 Private choreography for Competition
3-45 minute classes $28.50 additional 45 minute class $19 3- 1 hour classes $33 additional 1 hour class $24Private choreography $50 per hour $37.50 per 45 minutes$25 per 30 minutesNew members- Horizon requires a $50 annual membership fee.
Fall 2016 schedule begins Monday August 22nd
Due to class size control, preregistration is mandatory.
Returning students can attend the open houses or save their spot in class by email.
Open House/Registration/Shoes and dancewear- Monday Aug 15th 4:30-7:30
Tues Aug 16th, 4:30-7:30
Thurs Aug 18th 4:30-7:30
Current students bring a New student who registers for class and receive a free pair of tights!
4:15-5:15 Ballet/tap Level 2 ages 6-10
5:15-6:15 Int Jazz (turn and leap focus of class)
6:15-7:15 Int Lyrical (Flexibility and control focus)
7:15-8:15 Int/adv Ballet Technique ages 13+
8:15-9:00* Lyrical Adv Turn and Leap* 45 minute class tuition is less ages 13 and up
3:45-4:30 TBA (possibly ages 2-4- depends on registrations and Janis's ankle)
4:30-5:15 Tap/Ballet ages 4-6 45 minute class $38 monthly
5:15-5:45- Kids Tap 6-12
5:45-6:15- Kids Ballet 6-12 30 minutes $30, 1 hr $42, 1.5 hr $64
6:15-6:45 Kids Jazz 6-12
6:45-7:45 Adv Tap 13 and up
7:45-8:45 Adv Jazz 13 and up
5:15-6:00 Tap 3 (timesteps, maxifords)
6:00-6:45 Ballet Technique 2/3
6:45-7:30 HipHop Jazz ages 8-13
7:30-8:15 HipHop 13- adult (straight hiphop)
8:15-9:00 Adult Jazz beginners welcome
4:30-5:15 Lyrical/Jazz combo ages 4-8
5:15-5:30 solos - Zoey, Rylee
5:30-6:30 Tap Intermediate ages 10-and up
6:30-7:30 Ballet Technique Intermediate ages 10 and up
7:30-8:00 Pointe all levels
8:00-9:00 Contemporary Teen
4:00-4:45 Kiddles ages 21/2-4 (depends on registrations and Janis's broken ankle healing)
4:45-5:30 Ballet Technique 2/3 (same as wed 6pm)
530-6:15 Lyrical competitive Kids
6:15-7:00 HipHop Jazz competitive kids
7:00-7:20 or :30 solos duets and trios
7:30-8:00 Elena private???
Also waiting to schedule Lily A private
TO BE SCHEDULED- waiting on teacher confirmation
Private lessons 9:30-10
10:30 -11:15 Kids Ballet/jazz 5-8
Fall rates 30 minute group class no other classes $30 month
30 minute pointe class $25 month
45 minute class $38 month additional 45 minute classes $26 more
1 Hour class $42 monthly additional hour long classes $29 more
1.5 hr class $64
Private lessons paid each class- 30 minutes $25 45 minutes $37.50
1 hour $50, for coaching, technique or choreography
Shared rehearsals- solo $25 duets $13 each trios $9 each, small groups $6 each
We do community performances for Churches, parties, Schools, Festivals, outdoor events and more. Would like space at least 20x20 to perform in. Bigger is better. We will perform for your fundraiser- Call me!
Do you need entertainment or a demonstration for your Party, School,
Festival or any event? We are now booking (941) 423-8243!
A full schedule of classes is offered by Janis Raven-Garvey
a former professional dancer with more then 40 years
teaching and choreographing experience and her staff - Erica Staub, Melissa Mossser, Chantal Grier and substitute Sara Battaglia conduct classes for all ages along with guest artists such as Jovani Serrano choreographer/performer NYC , Ed Phelan Master Choreographer/competition judge USA, both former students of Janis's, Linda De Palma ballet Mistress for New Hampshire Ballet. The class schedule features Janis's copyrighted "Young Childs Dance" syllabus for ages 2-8, but all ages and levels are taught.
The studio is located inside Horizon Gymnastics and Dance, 285 Adalia Terrace,
Performances other then just recitals for are an important part of this special dance program. Our recitals are held in December 12/15 and 12/16/16 , at the Charlotte Performing Arts Center in Punta Gorda and the 3rd weekend in June at North Port High School, the Performing Arts Center. This year June 17th and 18th, 2016.
Many of our students from age 4 and up, go to Regional and National Dance Competitions.
Recital costumes generally cost between $58-$80 and are reused for other shows whenever possible.
To , ask a question, request a performance, or for more info about classes
July 1-8 Legacy Nationals Orlando FL
October 17- Pumpkin Festival Arcadia
Nov 5th NPHS Dance Invitational
Dec 6th Church Performance Englewood
Dec 18+ 19 Charlotte High School Christmas memories
March 6th Lazy Lagoon Mobile Home Park
March 24th Glen Allen Elementary "Spring Fling"
April 8-10 Legacy Regionals
June 17-18, 2016 "Tell me A Story" North Port High school
July 5-7 legacy Nationals Orlando
Nov 22 NPHS Invitational dance performance
Dec 18th arrive 5:00-5;30 Peace River Elementary dance by 6:00Dec 18th arrive at Cultural Center Theater by 7:30-7:45 Dance at 8:15 Deck the halls Fundraiser for Animal Shelter
Dec 13th arrive by 1 dance at 2 or 2;10 Englewood Fundraiser for BackPack Kidz and C.A.R.E.Great job at the North Port Poinsettia Festival Friday Dec 5th 7pm in front of City Hall.! Great job 11/22/14 North Port Dance department Invitational
Feb 7+8 Eco fest North Port City Hall
Feb 14+15 Legacy Dance Championships
March 15th 2015 Lazy Lagoon Mobile home park Punta Gorda.
June 19+ 20th North Port High School "At the Movies"