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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.
Tent: Alexandra Burman from the Houston Ballet will teach
a Master class In October or November watch for more info
Brandon Chapman Santa Fe College Dance Company will teach Jazz and Lyrical Contemporary, and choreography for trained dancers
Alora Hardman, will be added to our staff for Jazz, Lyrical, Musical Theater, Contemporary, Hip Hop and Tap.
Sandy Grenier will teach Adult classes in Tap and Jazz, childrens classes in Tap, Ballet and Acro + Competitive Tap for teens
Madison Pratt- HipHop Mondays 5:00-5:45 ages 4-7. 5:45-6:30 HipHop ages 6-11, 6:30-7:30 Teen ages 12-18,
7:30-8:30 Adult HipHop
Anna Arnold with share her expertise in Clogging! Wednesdays 6:00-6:45 pm Free Trial for your first class. Open for all ages Next class Wed August 22
David Rigsby will teach Musical Theater
Acting/Voice/dance movement Thurs 7:15pm in August
Free trial for your first class call to save a spot. Ages 6 - adult
Carlos Garland season 10 "So You Think You Can Dance" "Spiderman" on Broadway, Tour of "Bad Boys of Ballet" will conduct a Master class in Contemporary/Lyrical. Carlos was Awesome.....loved it! He will be back!
Linda Giancaprowll return for Ballet Master classes this Fall
"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
Fall Schedule 2018-2019
Classes will start August 20th. Email, Website, Google, Phone, Text registrations taken from 7/15-8/1218
In person registration and re-registration for returning students is August 13-16 Mon-Thurs 4:00-8:00pm
Dancewear and shoe fittings and sales, evaluations, Dance Jacket orders, Performance and Competition schedules
and also solo extra practices will be held that week.
You MUST be registered (Paid) to attend classes the following week.
August schedule starts Monday August 20th- Half tuition for August!
Holiday "The Nutcracker and More" Thursday/Friday Dec 20 + 21, curtain at 7pm.
June 2019 show Fri/Sat June 21 +22
Both shows at North Port High School Performing Arts Center 6400 W. Price Blvd North Port
4:45-5:30 Kiddles ages 2-3 with or without mom- Janis Limited space Additional class will be added as needed Fridays 3:45-4:30
5:0-5:45 Hip Hop Jazz ages 4-7 Madison
5:30-6:15 Ballet for children ages 4-7 Janis limited space!
(also thurs 545 with Ms Sandy ages 6-12) Saturdays mid September 11:20-12:15 Madison ages 5-9
5:45-6:30 Hip Hop ages 6-11 Madison
6:15-6:30 solos Lillian B and (Sarah H Jan 19)
6:30-7:30 Jazz Int/adv Teen Janis/Brandon
6:30-7:30 Teen Hip Hop Madison
7:30-8:30 Lyrical Int/Adv Teen Janis/Brandon
7:30-8:30 Adult HipHop Madison
9:30-10:30 am Yoga with Ilse Mindling $10 per class
4:00-4:45 Ages 3+4 Tap/Ballet Janis Limited space! additional class in Sept Wed 4:15-5:00
4:45-5:00 Solos Bryan and Saiyani Janis
5:00-5:45 Acro for children ages 3-8 Sandy open
5:00-5:45 Ballet 2/3 ages 6-10 Janis competitive Liomited
5:45-6:30 Acro ages 7 and up Cartwheel/Handstand
5:45-6:30 Lyrical 2/3 ages 6-11 Janis competitive Limited
6:30-7:30 Pointe Int/adv teen/adult Janis/TBA
6:30-7:15 Adult Jazz Sandy all welcome
7:15-8:00 Adult Tap Sandy all welcome
7:30-8:30 Ballet Technique Int/adv Janis/TBA
8:00-8:45 Adult Ballet starts Sept 11 No exp needed Sandy
4:15-5:00 starts Sept ages 3-4 Tap ballet combo
5:00-5:15 solos Sofia H + Stephanie M solos
5:15-6:00 Intermediate Competitive Tap 7-12 Janis
6:00-6:45 Intermediate competitive Ballet and Beginner Pointe 7-12 Janis
6:00-6:45 Clogging with Anna all ages "Soles in Motion" Open
6:45-7:15/7:30 Nutcracker Workshop Aug- Dec Janis
6:45-7:30 HipHop Jazz 3 ages 7-12 Alora
7:30-8:30 Turn and Leap Class Alora - Competitive dancers add this class for $20 per month!
930-1030 am Yoga with Ilse Mindling
4:30-5:15- Kids HipHop Jazz 2 ages 5-9 Janis competitive
5:00-5:45 TAP 5-10 Sandy
5:15-6:00 Combo 2 Tap/Ballet ages 4-6 Janis
5:45-6:30 Ballet 6-10 Sandy
6:00-6:15 Solos Cadyn and Brooke
6:30-7:15 ACRO ages 7 and up
6:15-7:15 Intermediate/Adv Ballet 11+ up Janis competitive
7:15-8:00 Musical Theater open ages David Rigsby Acting,Voice, dance movement, ages 7 and up
7:15-8:15 Int/Adv Tap 12 -adult Sandy competitive
4:30-5:15 Combo 2 Ballet/tap ages 4-6 Janis same as thurs 515
4:30-5:15 Tap ages 7 and up Alora
5:15-6:00 Ballet 2/3 ages 6-10 competitive same as tues 5
5:15-6:00 HipHop open ages Alora
6:00-6:45 Lyrical 3/4 ages 8-14 competitive
6:00-6:45 Contemporary open ages Alora
6:45-7:30 Jazz ages 3/4 8-14 competitive
7:30-8:00 Pointe Beginner need at least 3 to start ages 11 and up
Saturday starting Mid September
10:00-10:45 Ballet/HipHop ages 4-6 Madison
10:00-10:45 Lyrical ages 8 and up Alora
10:45 -11:30 HipHop open ages Madison
10:45-11;30 Musical Theater ages 6 and up Alora
11:30-12:15 Ballet for Children Madison
11:30-12:15 Jazz open Alora
45 minute group class $38 paid monthly, additional 45 minute classes $28 more per month (discounted rate for monthly payments) 1 - 45 minute class $38, 2 classes per week are $66 monthly and 3 per week are $94 monthly etc
1 hour class $46 monthly, additional is + $32 2= $78, 3 classes =$110 etc.
half hour special classes $20 per month with other classes- no further discounts
Competition solos $26 per month
Annual Registration fee for returning students $15.00
New students first registration $20
special rehearsals- Weekly shared solo Competition rehearsals $26 monthly
15 min (2 dances)
We take cash, check and credit/debit cards. Tuitions are due the first week of the month and late after the 10th of the month. Late payments are subject to a $10 late fee.
Please understand the monthly fees are discounted. We expect students to take classes and continue their training. If you want to drop in to class the rate $15 per class, unless offered at $10 Salsa/ Yoga
The Best Childrens program in the area!
And Now the best Adult program in the area!
The most comprehensive ballet program in the area
Now with more HipHop,More Tap, More Lyrical and Contemporary , more jazz, more Musical Theater and
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, Madison Pratt, Eryne Phillips, Alexandra Burman (Houston Ballet), David Rigsby, Anna Arnold, Adrianna Mounts , Alora Hardman, Brandon Chapman (Sanra Fe College Dance Company)
and assistants 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, Carlos Garland "SYTYCD" season 10, 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 20+21, 2018 and June 21+ 22, 2019 at North Port High School, the Performing Arts Center.
Recital costumes generally cost between $58-$80 and are reused for other shows whenever possible. If you purchase a costume for the December performance then the same costume will usually be reused in June with a new routine. One exception is if you change classes/levels you will need to purchase a new costume.
Jan 20 Girl Scouts exhibition and classes at Sky Academy 1:30-5:00
Feb 18th Master class with Linda Giancaspro 1-2:30 and 2:30-4
Feb 24th Kids Fest Port Charlotte Beach Complex 10-1
March 4th Special Rehearsal for Regionals
March 9-11 Regionals Fort Myers
April 22- Master class with Carlos Garland "So You Think You Can Dance" 1-2:30
April 24th Punta Gorda Block Party
July 15th Private Party Lazy River- 90th Birthday Celebration attended by 120 people
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
Oct 14th TBA Pumpkin Fest cancelled due to Hurricane damage River Commons 2:30 dance time
Nov 5th Sunday Villa San Carlos
Nov 11th Demo at Vetrans celebration County LLine Pawn
Nov 19th Villa San carloss II
December 2nd North port Invitational NPHS
Dec 21+ 22 NPHS "Joyful" NPHS
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