Dance with Janis - Ballet Pointe Tap Jazz HipHop Contemporary Kids classes 2 up
941-451-3356 call or text  or (941) 766-0300 studio

Dance with Janis
563 Tamiami TRL Unit 6,
Port Charlotte FL, 33953.  
On the corner  Of Chamberlain and  Rt 41 Southbound.
Chamberlain is now open from 41 South and you can make a right turn onto Chamberlain.  From the North bound side of 41 you have to make a U turn at the Tree Store and then the right onto Chamberlain.  Our parking lot is on the left.
 Plenty of parking on right side and in front of our store.  

Friday December 22nd   7pm curtain at  North Port High School.  Tickets in advance by calling the studio  (941) 766-0300 $15
  day of show  $18
A Joyous Show of all dancers and all ages.

NEW-  Nancy Cruz formerly of American Ballet Theatre  and the Alvin Ailey Dance Company will join our staff for Pointe and Lyrical/Contemporary and jazz.  We are so Happy to have her! Free trial Pointe class Tues  6-7pm  Free trial teen Jazz Tuesday 7pm  Free trial Lyrical teen Tuesday 8-9pm.

Crystal Sherman will be joining us to teach HipHop and body conditioning starting January 2018!  preteens, Teens and adults!

and more new teachers coming in January 2018!

Sandy Grenier will return for tap, acro tricks childrens combo classes, adult tap  and more!

Even Ackerman will teach Modern 7:30-8:30 Wednesdays for Adults, kids jazz, and in January  Lyrical/Modern for kids ages 6-10

Eryne Phillips- We are thrilled to have Ms Eryne back!  Musical Theater and HipHop

Ian Tanzer will be back after he heals from his knee surgery

Master Ballet Class with Linda Giancaspro
to be scheduled in Feb 2018!

It's Official-  Starting Tuesday October 3rd we
will Host  "Ilse Mindling  Yoga for any age"  Tuesday and Thursday mornings 9:30-10:30am
for more information please contact Ilse

Welcome!  We hope you join our group of Dancers and friends.

Every dancer is important whether they take one class a week or are Regional or National Competitors

Please note- The spaces available are updated most mornings and can change.  If you want a class with Limited space please call  Janis  941-451-3356
.This schedule will be updated by December 15th for January 2018.  Some changes in schedule and staff are coming....SO EXCITING!!!!


4:30-5:15    Kiddles ages 2-3 with or without mom- Janis  
5:15-6:00 Ballet for children ages 4-7  Janis
6:00-7:00 Jazz  Intermediate  9-16     
7:00-800  Adv ballet technique Teen-adult   Janis
7:00-8:00  Lyrical Intemediate ages 9-16    
8:00-8:15  group rehearsal Don't Rain and Seasons
8:15-8:45  Pvt Samantha Martel  

9:30-10:30 am    Yoga  with Ilse
4:30-5:15 TBA   
5:15-6:00  Acro for children ages 3-9  Sandy  
5:15-6:00  Lyrical for kids ages 4-8  Janis
6:00-7:00   Pointe  and Int Ballet  Nanci Cruz  teen- adult
6:00-6:45  Tap 2    NEW class!  open ages  5-9
6:45-7:00  Group Money rehearsal 
7:00-8:00  Jazz  adv teen 
7:00-745  Adult Tap  "Moms" adults welcome
8:00-9:00  Adv teen Lyrical  


4:30-5:15  January 2018   ages 21/2-4  with Janis T/B
5:15-6:00 Intermediate Competitive Tap  7-12  Janis
6:00-6:45  Intermediate  competitive Ballet 7-12  Janis 
6:45-7:15  Pvt lesson     time may change  Jessica W
7:00-8:00  TBA January 2018
6:45-7:30    Jazz  open   Evan ages 6-10 competitive
7:30-8:30  Modern for Moms  Evan
7:30-8:15 TBA  Janis

930-1030 am  Yoga  with Ilse  Mindling 
4:30-5:15- Kids HipHop Jazz  ages 4-7 Janis Samantha asst
5:15-6:00 Kinderdance  ballet/tap ages 3-4  Sandy
5:30-6:00  solo  rehearsal Zoey Cadyn Lillian and Brenna
6:00-7:00 Intermediate  Ballet    Janis  9-adult  or Monday
6:00-7:00  Acro teen   Sandy  Free trial!
7:00-7:45  Musical Theater all ages Eryne   9 and up
7:00-8:00  Int/Adv Tap  11-adult  Sandy
7:45-8:30  HipHop   Eryne  ages 10 and up   (free trial)

4:15-5:00 Kinderdance  Ballet/tap ages 4-5  Janis
5:00-5:15 solos    Bryan + Sofia Hills
5:15-6:00  KIds Competitive Ballet ages 7-13
6:00-6:45  Kids Competitive  Lyrical ages  7-13
6:45-7:30 Kids Competitive  Jazz ages 9-13

45 minute group class $38 paid monthly,  additional 45 minute classes $26 more per month (discounted rate for monthly payments)   1 - 45 minute class $38,  2 classes per week are $64 monthly and 3 per week are $90 monthly etc
1 hour class $46 monthly, additional is + $30    2= $76,   3 classes =$106 etc.
Annual Registration fee for  all students  $15.00 
special rehearsals-  Weekly shared solo Competition  rehearsals  $25 monthly 
30 min (4 dances ) or 15 min (2 dances)
Special group rehearsals  $6 monthly see Monday 8-8:15 for Don't Rain and Seasons,.
Tuesday 6:45-7:00 for Money- Tap, ballet and pointe  will be practiced in classes
We take cash, check and credit/debit cards.   Tuitions are due the first week of the month and late after the 15th of the month.  Late payments are subject to a $10 late fee.

The Best Childrens program in the area!

941-451-3356       (941) 766-0300
Janis Raven-Garvey former professional dancer with more then 40 years  Teaching and choreographing experience and her staff  Sandy Grenier,  Evan Ackerman,  Eryne Phillips, Nanci Cruz, McKenna Howes,   Ian Tanzer  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 Giancaspro  ballet Mistress for New England Ballet,  The class schedule features Janis's copyrighted  "Young Childs Dance" syllabus for ages 2-7,  but all ages and levels  are taught.

Performances other then just recitals for are an important part of this special dance  program.  Our recitals are held in December 21-22, 2017,  and  the 3rd weekend in June at North Port High School,  the Performing Arts Center. This year June 15th and 16th,   2018.
Recital costumes generally cost between $58-$80 and are reused for other shows  whenever possible.
just email me, or call (941)766-0300 or text me 941-451-3356
Jan 7 North Ports Got talent
Jan 21 North Ports Got Talent finals

 March 12 Lazy Lagoon Mobile Home Park PG arrive 2:15 dance at 3pm  GREAT JOB
March 25+26 Ticket to Broadway Regional Competition  Sarasota  Overal scores and judges awards!
March 31, 5:30 Glenallen Spring Fling
June 17  NPHS   On Broadway
Aug 4 and 5 Open House performances at the studio
Aug 27th  Leap Forward Scholarshop interview and audition, Maya, Katie H, Cadyn and Zoey were all nominees   All were awarded  places- Grand prize  Zoey Drachler
Sept 16th   Master Ballet class with Linda Giancaspro at the studio
Oct 14th TBA  Pumpkin Fest cancelled due to Hurricane damage  River Commons 2:30 dance time
Nov  5th Sunday  TBA
December 2nd  North port Invitational  NPHS 
Dec 21+ 22 NPHS  "Joyful"  NPHS

2016 performances

July 1-8 Legacy Nationals Orlando FL
Nov 5th  NPHS Dance Invitational
Dec 18+ 19  Charlotte High School  Christmas memories
April 8-10 Legacy Regionals
July 5-7  legacy Nationals Orlando
Oct 16th River Commons assisted Living
Oct 31  Suncoast Baptist Trunk or treat
Nov 5th NPHS Invitational
Dec 16th CPAC  The Nutcracker and Other Gifts.
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"

Oct 16th  River Commons  show  2pm

First class is FREE!
Your first (trial) class is always Free.
 September and January are  "BRING a FRIEND" to class months.  Bring your friends, Neighbors, relatives, school/church groups, girls scouts etc to try one class free!

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