Classes

THOMAS SCHOOL OF DANCE

www.thomasschoolofdance.com 945-3457 [email protected]

2018-2019 Class Schedule

 

All classes except those specified otherwise run through May 30, 2019. We reserve the right to make adjustments to the schedule and to cancel classes with insufficient enrollment. 

 

Registration for our 2018-2019 season will begin August 14th.  You may register by mail or email.   Workshops should be pre-registered for 7 days before the workshop start date.  The registration form and waiver are available below for download. Or, you may register in person at 14 State Street.

 

2018-2019 REGISTRATION AND WAIVER FORMS WILL BE AVAILABLE BY AUGUST 14 2018.

2017-2018 Registration Form

2017-2018 Waiver

 

 

Preschool and K-3 Combination classes

 

Mommy and Me pre-ballet and creative dance for 18 months to 3 years. Adult participation required. Offered in 6 week sessions. Does not perform in end of year show.

6 week Mommy & Me sessions for $66.  Preregistration required.

Saturday 9:00-9:30 Session 1 9/15-10/20 w/Serena; Session 2 11/3, 10, 17, 12/1, 8 & 15 (no class on 11/24) w/Serena, Session 3 3/2-4/6 w/Serena

 

 

 

Young Preschool Class ½ hour pre-ballet and creative dance for 2 1/2 to 4 year olds (no parent participation). Offered in 6 week sessions and ongoing sessions.  Does not perform in end of year show.

6 week Young Preschool session for $66.  Preregistration required.

Saturday 9:15-9:45 Session 1 9/15-10/20 w/Cassie P

Saturday 9:30-10:00 Session 2 1/5-2/9 w/Serena

ONGOING  Young Preschool Class $180/semester: Saturday 9:15-9:45 w/Cassie P

 

Preschool Dance for 4 – 5 year olds not yet in kindergarten. No parent participation. Will include pre-ballet, creative dance and introduction to tap. Option to perform in spring recital.

Wednesday 4:00-4:45 w/Serena

Saturday 9:45-10:30 w/Cassie P

 

Combination Tap and Ballet for students in grades K- 4.  Ongoing classes with the option to perform in the spring recital.

Combo 1: Tuesday 4:00-5:00 w/Serena OR Saturday 10:30-11:30 w/Cassie P

Combo 2: Wednesday 4:30-5:30 w/Cassie L  OR Saturday 11:30-12:30 Combo 2 w/Serena

 

 

 

Ballroom Classes

Ballroom Workshops 4 week workshops which will guide you through the basics of ballroom starting with the Waltz, Jitterbug, Foxtrot, and Rhumba in Ballroom 101 and continuing on and branching out from there in the Ballroom 200 series workshops. 4 week sessions $107 per couple or $60 per person (singles are welcome however partners are not guaranteed for singles).
ADULT Ballroom 101 Workshop Session 1 Fall Tuesday 7:00-8:00 10/2, 9, 16 & 23 w/Christine; Session 2 Monday 7:00-8:00 1/14, 21, 28 & 2/4, Session 3 Tuesday 7:00-8:00 4/2, 9, 23 & 30 (please note there will be no class on 4/16)
ADULT Ballroom 201 Workshop “Latin Ballroom Styles” Tuesday 7:00 – 8:00: 11/6, 13, 27 & 12/4 (please note there will be no class on 11/20).  In this session we’ll explore the many styles of Latin dancing, including the Rhumba, Cha-Cha, and more.
ADULT Ballroom 202 Workshop “Swing” Monday 7:00 – 8:00: 2/25, 3/4, 11 & 18.   In this session we’ll explore the differences between East and West Coast Swing
Private Ballroom Classes and Customized Wedding Dances available.

 

 

 

 

 

Contemporary/Lyrical Classes

Youth Tuesday 5:00-6:00 w/Serena

Advanced Tuesday 6:00-7:00 w/Serena

Teen/ADULT Tuesday 7:00-8:00 w/Serena

 

Hip Hop Classes

Youth ages 6-9 Wednesday 3:45-4:30 w/Cassie L OR Saturday 11:30-12:15 w/Cassie P

Youth Continuing/Intermediate ages 10+ Wednesday 6:30-7:30 w/Cassie L

 

 

ADULT Introduction to Hip Hop Workshop 6 week session for $85; Wednesday 7:30-8:30; 4/4-5/16.  Session 1 9/12-10/17 w/Cassie L Pre registration required. Does not perform in end of year show.

 

 

 

Irish Classes

Level 1 for beginners age 6+ Wednesday 4:45-5:30 w/Cassie P

Level 3 Tuesday 4:45-5:30 w/Cassie P

Level 4-6 Tuesday 3:45-4:45 w/Cassie P

ADULT Irish Tuesday 5:30-6:30 w/Cassie P

 

 

 

 

Jazz Classes

Level 1 & 2   age 7+ Wednesday 5:45-6:45 w/Serena

Level 3 & 4 Saturday 10:30-11:30 w/Serena

Junior Jazz Saturday  10:30-11:30 w/Serena

Intermediate/Advanced Jazz Wednesday 7:00-8:30 w/Serena

Ballet for Jazz Dancers Thursday 3:45-4:45 w/Serena

 

 

 

 

Modern Classes

Modern age 10+ Wednesday 4:00-4:45 w/Cassie P

Advanced Tuesday 2:45-3:45 w/Cassie P

 

 

 

 

Performance Ensemble

Friday 4:30-6:30 w/Serena

 

 

 

Stretch  

Recommended for ballet levels 1-3 Saturday 10:00-10:30 w/Ivy

Recommended for ballet levels 4+ Monday 4:45-5:30 w/Ivy

 

 

 

Tap Classes

Level 1 for beginners age 7+ Wednesday 4:45-5:45 w/Serena OR Saturday 11:30-12:30 w/Michelle

Level 2 Wednesday 4:45-5:45 w/Serena OR Saturday 10:30-11:30 w/Michelle

Level 3 & 4 Saturday 9:30-10:30 w/Serena

Level 5 Thursday 6:30-7:30 w/Michelle

Junior Line (Level 5) Saturday 9:30-10:30 w/Michelle (Jr Line dancers are encouraged to take Level 5 tap on Thursday)

Intermediate/Pre-Thomasettes Saturday 8:45-9:30 w/Michelle

Advanced Wednesday 3:00-4:00 w/Cassie P

Thomasettes/Line Thursday 6:30-8:00 w/Gene (Thomasettes are encouraged to take PT and/or Adv. tap)

ADULT Beginner/Basic Wednesday 5:30-6:30 w/Gene

ADULT Intermediate Wednesday 5:30-6:30 w/Cassie P

 

 

Ballet Classes

Beginner Ballet ages 5-7 Friday 3:30-4:30 w/Ivy

Level 1 for beginners ages 7-9 (1-2 technique classes/week recommended plus stretch)

Level 2 age 9 + by recommendation (2-3 technique classes/week recommended plus stretch)

Level 3 (2-3 technique classes/week recommended plus stretch)

Levels 4-6 (3 or more technique classes/wk recommended plus pointe, stretch, partnering, variations and workshop classes as appropriate to level)

BALLET CLASS SCHEDULE

Level 1/2 Technique Monday 3:30-4:45 w/Evie, Wednesday 3:30-4:45 w/Ivy OR Saturday 10:30-11:30 w/Ivy

Level 1/2 Stretch Saturday 10:00-10:30 w/Ivy

Level 2/3 Technique Tuesday 3:30-4:45 w/Ivy, Thursday 5:30-6:45 w/Ivy,  OR Saturday 8:45-10:00 w/Ivy

Level 2/3 Stretch Saturday 10:00-10:30 w/Ivy

Level 4 & 4ADV Technique Monday 3:30-4:45 w/Ivy, Tuesday 4:45-6:00 w/Ivy,  Thursday 3:45-4:45 w/Serena, Saturday 11:30-12:45 w/Roberto

Level 4 Pre-pointe/beginner pointe (by invitation only) Saturday 12:45-1:30 w/Serena

Level 4 ADV Pointe & Partnering Tuesday 6:00-6:45 w/Ivy

Level 4 & 4ADV Stretch Monday 4:45-5:30 w/Ivy

Level 5 & 6 Technique Monday 5:30-6:45 w/Ivy, Wednesday 4:45-6:00 w/Ivy, Thursday 3:30-4:45 w/Ivy, Saturday 12:45-2:00 w/Roberto, Sunday 12:30-1:45 w/Ivy

Level 5& 6 Partnering Thursday 4:45-5:30 w/Ivy

Level 5 & 6 Pointe & Pirouette Wednesday 6:00-7:00 w/Ivy

Level 5 & 6 Pointe & Variations Sunday 1:45-2:45 w/Ivy

Level 5 & 6 Stretch Monday 4:45-5:30 w/Ivy

 

Teen Ballet Thursday 3:45-4:45 w/Serena

Teen/Adult Ballet Wednesdays 6:45-7:45 w/TBA

 

Teen/Adult Ballet Workshop 10 week session with Ivy Forrest for $150.  Fridays 9/7-11/9 5:30-6:45 .   Pre registration required. Does not perform in end of year show.

 

 

 

Private, Semi-private Classes and Private Coaching are available in all disciplines including ballroom. Private classes range between $25-$40 per half an hour depending upon style and teacher.

 

 

Dexter Classes

Dexter Classes are held at Ridge View Community School.  Pro-rated rates offered based on an adjusted schedule.  Please see the Dexter class page for more information. Schedule TBA

 

Ellsworth Classes 

Ellsworth Classes will be held on Saturdays at the Maine Grind in Ellsworth.

8:45-9:15 Preschool ages 3&4 ($180 per semester)
9:15-10:00 Tap/Ballet Combo 1 ages 5-8 ($220 per semester)
10:00-11:00 Tap/Ballet Combo 2-4 (Last Years Combo 1)
10:30-11:30 Ballet/Tap Combo Ages 9+ (or tap only from 11:00-11:30 for $180/semester)

Unity Classes

Please contact [email protected] for more information on Unity classes.