Dance with Janis - Ballet Pointe Tap Jazz HipHop Contemporary Kids classes 2 up

(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!

Our students have been invited to audition for Dance Moms and Abbys Ultimate Dance Competition!  Nice Honor>

January is "Bring a Friend" to class month!
Your friends may try class for free.

Sunday March 29th, 2015,  9-11 am a special "Broadway Master Class" will be offered by a National Tour Member of "Pippin"  open to ages 9+ with 3 or more years of training.  $35 for students of Dance with Janis-  $45 for others if space allows.  Limited class size- call to pre-register.

Adult Dance Classes
Monday 8:15-9:00  Tap!  All levels   $36 monthly

Available   Classes for children
Kiddles class added  . Tuesdays 4:45-5:30 ages 3-4    Friday 3:00-3:45 ages 2-4 with or without moms-  Starting Feb 7th Saturday 9:45-10:30 am ages 3-5,  Starting March 2015,  Friday 6:15-7:00 ages 4-6
KinderKids-  Wed 4:30-5:15 ages 4-6, Tues 4:45-5:30
Kids Dance ages 5-8  Mondays 4:15-5:00 or Tuesdays 6:15-7:00(Tap/Ballet)
Ages 4-9  Homeschool Fridays 10:30-11:15 Ballet/tap,
Ages 6-9 Fridays 4:00-4:45 Lyrical,  Fridays 4:45-5:30 HipHop Jazz
Saturdays 11:00-11:45 Ballet and Wed 6:15-7:00 HipHop Jazz
January 2015  New classes

Saturday 9:00-9:45 am Teen Contemporary,  Friday 3:00-3:45 Kiddles ages 3+4,  Wed 4:30-5:15 KinderKids ages 4-6, 

Starting in February:
Saturday 9:45-10:30 am Kids dance ballet/tap ages 31/2-6

Available classes for ages 9 + up
Mondays 6:00-7:00  Lyrical   experienced please
Thursdays 5:00-6:00 Tap   experienced please
Thursdays  7:15-8:15 Contemporary  open to ages 10-13
Fridays 5:30-6:00 Beginner Pointe (ages 11+ must have 3 yrs ballet training and currently be taking at least 1 ballet technique class per week)
Ballet Saturdays 11-11:45 Beginners welcome

Available classes for Teens
Monday 7:15-8:15  Advanced Rhythm tap-  experienced please
Wed 7:15-8:15  Adv Ballet Technique  Exp
Tues 7+8 pm Lyrical/contemporary and Jazz (must take 2 hours)
Wed 8:15-9:00  Int/Adv Pointe   Exp
Thursday 7;15-8:15  Contemporary-  beginners ok
Monday 6:00-7:00 Lyrical  
Friday 5:30-6:00 Pointe beginner ( min 3 yrs ballet training currently taking ballet)
Saturday 9:00-9:45  teens Contemporary- no experience necessary
Older teens- adults Tap adult  Mondays 8:15-9:00

To register for your FREE trial class  or to request a performance for
your Church, School, Festival or Fundraiser  call Janis :
 (941) 423-8243
Great News!  Homeschool classes are held at Horizon Gymnastics and Dance Academy, 285 Adalia Terrace Port Charlotte, (on the North Port border)  Special rates for morning Homeschool  classes (Mon Wed Fri) email me  .   or call  941-423-8243

  recent performances
Dec 18th arrive 5:00-5;30 Peace River Elementary dance by 6:00
Dec 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
 Upcoming performances and special events
Feb 7+8 Eco fest North Port City Hall
Feb 14+15 Legacy Dance Championships 

March 29th Master Class with Broadway dancer from National Tour Company of "Pippin"

Dance  Schedule at Horizon Gymnastics and Dance Academy,  285 Adalia Terr. Port Charlotte FL.  41 South between Cranberry and Chamberlain behind Carousel Realty.  (941) 423-8243       billing office  (941) 627-5342

Fall 2014 Schedule -

Monday  pm Ms Janis and Erica Staub
4:15-5:00 Kids Dance ages 51/2 -9  Ballet/Tap
5:00-6:00  Int  Jazz ages 9-16  
6:00-7:00 Int Lyrical ages 9-16
7:00-7:15  Solos+ Duets- McKenna+ Diana, Angel, McKenna
7:15-8:15 int/advanced tap ages 12-college     Ms Erica
8:15-9:00  adult tap (older beginner teens ok) (door closed window covered can wear jeans or sweats!)  Janis

Tuesday pm  Ms Janis, asst  Erica  

4:45-5:30  Kinderdance ages 4-7 Ballet/tap (was Kiddles -graduated congrats)   NEW TIME
5:30-6:15  HipHop Jazz 3 ages 9 -14 and exp younger 
6:15-7:00  Dance Achievers Ballet/tap ages 6-10 (5 with exp) 45min
7:00-8:00 Int/Adv  Contemporary ages 13+ experienced
8:00-9:00 Int/Adv  Jazz ages 13+ experienced
9:00-9:15  solos-   McKenna, Tyra, Rachel

Wednesday pm 

4:30-5:15  Kinderdance ages 4-7  B/T  Ms Janis
5:15-6:15  Accelerated Tap/Ballet  Level 3  ages 6-11 Ms Janis
6:15-7:00  Kids HipHop Jazz ages 5-8 Ms Janis
7:00-7:15- solos   Angel,  Diana, Maya* new time
7:15-8:15 Int/Adv Ballet technique   13+
8:15-9:00 Intermediate Pointe ($24 with other classes)

Thursday pm  Janis + Eryne + Erica 
4:15-5:00  Lyrical/Jazz combo ages 41/2 -9 Ms Janis+ Ms Eryne
5:00-6:00 Int  Tap  ages 8-16  Ms Janis + Ms Eryne
6:00-7:00  Int Ballet  ages 8-16  Ms Janis + Ms Eryne  Full
7:00-7:15  solos  Bri and Jade, Hailey B,  Zoey 
7:15-8:15  Int Contemporary ages 9-12  Ms Eryne

Friday am 
9:30-10:30 - Private Lesson Genesis Bajana
10:30-11;15  Homeschool dance Ballet/tap ages 4 and up

Friday pm 
3:00-3:45 Kiddles ages 2-4  with or without mom  Ms Janis
3:45-4:00  Solos Cadyn Shatney
4:00-4:45  Lyrical  ages 6-10
4:45-5:30  HipHop Jazz ages 6-10 same dance at Tues 5:30
5:30-6:00 Pointe beginner ($20 with other classes and teacher ok)
6:00-6:15   solos   Elena,   Lily and Elena 
6:15-7:00 to be announced- March 2015  ages 3-5 Ballet/tap  Janis
Please call to register!  (9410 423-8243

9:00-9:45  Teen Contemporary starts Jan 7th
9:45-10:30    ages 3-5  Ballet/tap  New time* starts feb 7th, 2015
10:30-11:00  Kailee Harrison Pvt
11:00-11:45  Ballet Technique ages 6-12
11:45-12:15 Rhiannon and Mackenzie duet

Rates and Fees for Group classe s

45 minute class $36 per month,  each additional 45 minute class (except Pointe) is only $22 extra per month
1 Hour class $42 per month  each additional 1 hour class is $28 more per month.
 Group  Competition rehearsals  are  Solo $24,  duets $12 each dancer

2 - 45 minute classes $58  per month
1.75 hours-  1 hour and 45 minute classes  $64
other multiple class discounts are available
Private lessons  $25 per 1/2 hour,  $37.50 per 45 min.  or $50 per hour
Daytime home school classes are a special rate call for info
Homeschool classes Mon-Fri am only 45 minutes $30;  extra classes in am $22 more each per dancer not family.
Horizon requires an annual $45 membership fee.

 We do community performances for Churches, parties, events and more. Must have a 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 35 years
teaching and choreographing experience and her staff  - Eryne Phillips, Paige Elliott, Erica Staub and substitute Sara Battaglia conduct classes for all ages along with  guest artists such as  Ryan Smith, and  Jovani Serrano (former student of Janis) both choreographers and performers from NYC. The class schedule features Janis's copyrighted  "Young Childs Dance" syllabus,  but all ages are taught. Now off premise dance classes are available for your School, Church, Preschool, or   Great way to earn extra income!

The studio is located inside Horizon Gymnastics and Dance, 285 Adalia Terrace,
Performances other then just recitals are an important part of this special dance  program.  Our recitals are held in December, this year 12/20/14 at the Cultural Center Theater and  the 3rd weekend in June at North Port High School, the Performing Arts Center. This year June 19th and 20th, 2015 , Many of our students from
age 4 and up, go to Regional and National  Dance Competitions.
Recital costumes generally cost between $55-$80 and are reused for other shows  whenever possible.
To , ask a question, request a performance, or for more info about classes 
just email me,,  or call (941)423-8243.

To Book a performance for your location please call (941) 423-8243 and speak directly to Janis. Now taking bookings  for 2014. For a donation to our competition company we will come and do a 45 minute show, or demonstration.  You can request longer or shorter shows for any age audience.  All costuming and movement is appropriate for children  and adults.  We say it is "Grandma approved!"
 Horizon Gymnastics and Dance,  285 Adalia Terr. Port Charlotte Between Chamberlain  and Cranberry (Cornelius) Blvds just south of North Port in the Murdock area.
(941) 423-8243
You can also get registrations forms at the web site
First class is FREE! at Horizon
Your first (trial) class is always Free.
 September   is the next "BRING a FRIEND" to class month.  Bring your friends, Neighbors, relatives, school/church groups, girls scouts etc to try one class free!

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