Summer 2020

Summer 2020

July Term Classes, Summer Intensives and Dance Camp

 

We are excited to offer a variety of outdoor, indoor and online classes this summer to accommodate our dance families needs.

 

Class sizes are limited to accommodate physical distancing.  We are following reopening recommendations and guidelines of DanceUSA and the Maine DECD & CDC for Gyms and Exercise Facilities.

Please see new procedures at the bottom of page.

Our indoor classes will be offered with 14 foot spacing; our fresh air, outdoor classes will be held with 8-10 foot spacing!

 

 

July Ongoing Classes

Multi-class and family discounts are applicable to July Ongoing classes. Account credit may also be applied to  July Ongoing Classes.   To take advantage of multi-class and family discounts or to apply account credit please email the classes for which you would like to register to  thomasschoolofdance@gmail.com.  Otherwise July ongoing classes may be registered for online at https://thomasschoolofdance.coursestorm.com/. Class size is limited; register now!

 

MONDAYS July 6, 13, 20 & 27

Preschool Pre-ballet & Creative Movement Ages 3-5 and students who completed the Ongoing Young Preschool Class. Mondays July 6, 13, 20 & 27 5:30-6:00 pm w/Serena $45 Indoors

Conditioning & Stretching Minimum age 10, Adults Welcome Mondays July 6, 13, 20 & 27 6:00-7:00 pm w/Serena $55 Outdoors

Ballet 4A-6 Technique Mondays July 6, 13, 20 & 27 7:00-8:30 pm w/Serena $60 Outdoors

 

 

TUESDAYS July 7, 14, 21 & 28

Ballet 4A-6 Technique Tuesdays July 7, 14, 21 & 28 6:00-7:30 pm w/ Jenny $60 Indoors

Youth Hip Hop Ages 8-12 Tuesdays July 7, 14, 21 & 28 6:30-7:30 pm w/Sophia $55 Outdoors

 

 

WEDNESDAYS July 8, 15*, 22 & 29. * Some classes will not have class on July 15th due to our TSD Recital; please check description.

Ballet 3A-4 Technique Wednesdays July 8, 15, 22 & 29 4:00-5:30 pm w/ Jenny $60 Indoors

Advanced Tap Wednesdays July 8, 15, 22 & 29 4:30-5:30 pm w/Danielle $55 Indoors

Youth Tap/Ballet Combination Ages 5-8 Wednesdays July 8, 15, 22 & 29 5:30-6:30 pm w/Serena $55 Indoors

Intermediate Tap Adults Welcome, Minimum age 10 Wednesdays July 8, 15, 22 & 29 5:30-6:30 pm w/Danielle $55 Indoors

Performance Ensemble Wednesdays July 8, 22 & 29 *no class July 15th* 6:30-7:30 pm w/Serena $42 Outdoors

Ballet 4A-6 Technique Wednesdays July 8, 22 & 29 *no class July 15th* 7:30-9:00 pm w/Serena $45 Indoor/Outdoor

 

 

ONLINE SUMMER CLASSES

Offered in Partnership with CLI Studios

8 weeks of classes

Offered now through August 23rd

Open to students beginner through advanced in all disciplines.

Age 8 through Adult

Only $75 for all 8 weeks!

60-70 live classes offered per week!

Plus hundreds of pre-recorded classes to choose from!

Over 100 teachers  including Tiler Peck, tWitch, Teddy Forance, Chloe Arnold, Mia Michaels, Brian Friedman and many more!

To register email thomasschoolofdance@gmail.com.

For more details check out:  https://members.clistudios.com/dancers!

 

Advanced Mixed Discipline Intensive 

August 17th-21st, 2:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Open to Dancers Level 4 and up

Ballet, Contemporary, Modern, Conditioning and More!

w/Cassandra Lovett

$180 if registered by July 13th; $200 if registered after July 13th

Dancers should bring soft shoes such as ballet, jazz and turning shoes as well as sneakers along with snacks and a water bottle.   Classes will be held indoors and outdoors.

Please email thomasschoolofdance@gmail.com to register for the August Mixed Discipline Intensive.

 

Semi-Private Ballet Intensive w/Ivy Forrest

Open to ballet dancers level 4-6

4 weeks, July 27th through August 21st

Classes will be held from 8:30-12:00 Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Dancers must register for full 4 week session

4 dancers only; if more than 4 dancers enroll we will offer a separate section on alternative day/times.

Must register by July 13th

Semi-Private Intensive Tuition $1200; $600 due at registration (no later than July 13th), $600 due by July 20th

To register for the Semi-Private Ballet Intensive email thomasschoolofdance@gmail.com.

 

 

 

Performance Ensemble Choreography Workshop

Aug 24-28 5:30pm-7:30pm

For returning Performance Ensemble members and dancers age 10 and up that would like to join Performance Ensemble.

Any new dancers wishing to participate in Performance Ensemble must attend the Choreography Workshop.

Returning Performance Ensemble members need to attend unless out of town.

Partial attendance of choreography week will be permitted as long as absences are planned prior to the beginning of the week.

$75 if paid by August 9th.  $100 after August 9th.  Please mail payment to 193 Union Street Bangor, ME 04401

Class Re-Opening Procedures

 

Class sizes are limited to accommodate 14 spacing.  Class times are staggered to allow for distanced entrances and exits and cleaning in between classes.

 

Register and pay for classes online.  Drop-ins cannot be accommodated at this time.

 

Dancers should arrive no more than 15 minutes prior to the start of class.

 

Dancers should arrive dressed for class with hair done and should bring their own water bottles.

 

Before entry, dancers will be asked a series of screening questions.  Please do not come to class if you are sick.

 

Our waiting area will be closed at this time.  Parents may drop dancers off or may wait in their cars.  Our main door will generally be locked during class times.

 

Dancers are required to wear masks for entrance and travel through the building.

 

Upon entry dancers must remove their shoes and wash their hands.

 

Dancers will be directed to designated waiting spots distanced 6 feet apart from fellow students until their studio is open.

 

Dancers will enter the studio one at a time where they will be directed to a dance area which will be distanced 14 feet apart from fellow students.  Any items a dancer enters with except street shoes will stay with them within their designated dance area.

 

Dancers will remove their masks once they take their places in the studio and it is time to dance.

 

Upon the conclusion of class dancers will don their face masks, gather their belongings and exit the studio one at time.  At the conclusion of class time, parents of younger students are asked to make their way toward the front doors, maintaining 6 foot distancing to meet your child.

 

We have increased cleaning and disinfecting of our facility.

 

For outdoor classes, dancers should wear t-shirts, tank tops, leggings, shorts, etc and sneakers or old ballet or jazz shoes.