REGISTRATION FORMS

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FULL SEASON: /ncttd/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/full-season_040069.pdf

HALF SEASON:  /ncttd/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/half-season-reg-form_003684.pdf

COMPETITION AUDITION FORM:   /ncttd/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/competition-audition-form_050461.pdf

HOME SCHOOL PROGRAM: /ncttd/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/homeschool-program_084951.pdf

CANCEL ANYTIME PROGRAM:   /ncttd/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/cancel-anytime-program_015204.pdf

PRINT OUT ANY OF THESE FORMS AND BRING IT BY OUR FACILITY DURIING OUR OPERATING HOURS(SUMMER CAMPS OR OPEN REGISTRATION). YOU MAY PAY THE REGISTERATION FEE ONLINE OR AT OUR FACILITY.

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OPEN REGISTRATION AND SCHEDULE PICK-UP:

AUGUST 8th & 9th 4PM to 7PM

 

OUR STUDIO POLICY

STUDIO ETIQUETTE: There should be no walking through classrooms when classes are in session. Any visits to the  restrooms or break room should only be done in between classes to minimize class disruptions. Helping to keep the studio clean. Parents should encourage not only their own student, but others as well. Students should also encourage one another. Triple Threat Dance Studio has a no bullying tolerance. This applies to all TTDS memebers and families. One thing TTDS is known for is the positive envirement we create. We expect all parents and students to have a positive attitude and to treat all members with resepct while present inside and outside out studio. TTDS holds the right to suspend any students or participating parties taking part in bulling or gossiping about other TTDS members at our facility. 

 

PARENT INFRACTIONS:   Some examples are listed here. Talking unkindly to any staff or students. Gossiping. Raising voices in an inappropriate manner.  Interrupting classrooms or discouraging other students. There should be NO PARENT OR STUDENT observations in classrooms, but will be considered on a per basis issue (example: Grandmother in town, 1st time visiter, etc.).

 

ABSENCES/TARDEES: Please arrive on time and attend each class. Students are granted 3 unexcused absences per half season and unlimited excused absences(school event, doctor/dentist visits, sickness or injury,  and church events). If a students misses more than 6 classes, excused or unexcused, he or she may be required to take a private lesson with his/her instructor at $20 per 30 min private lesson. Please direct message through the studio app or send an email if a student will be missing class due to an excused event.  Absences and tardiness can hold back an entire

 

IMPORTANT EVENTS/DUE DATES: Take home folders are sent home upon registration and schedule pick-up. Take home folders include calendars for the entire season with very important due dates and events. Other events may come up that are not included on the season calendars sent home. Important upcoming events or due dates are posted on our lobby info wall, our studio app and posted on our website. It is your responsibility to keep track of the upcoming events and due dates. Any and all payments that are made after due dates are subject to late fees.

 

ATTENDANCE/SCHEDULE: Triple Threat Dance Studio is lined up with the Rowan County School system. When school is out, dance is out.  Days that students are sent home from school due to Inclement Weather, students will also not have dance class that afternoon. Due to low attendance on make up days, Triple Threat Dance Studio will only offer make up days if the school system sets a make up day for school. If you would like to schedule a private lesson, you may do so at discounted rate of 50% off for classes cancelled due to weather(even if a make up day is made by the Rowan County School System), or for teacher work days. PARENTS SHOULD COMMUNICATE THROUG THE STUDIO APP OR VIA EMAIL AT TRIPLETHREAT.DANCE@YAHOO.COM

 

INSURANCE POLICY: Triple Threat Dance Studio does not carry medical insurance for our students. Our policy requires that all students be covered by their own family insurance policies and if injury occurs, students will only be covered under their own policy. Student’s own insurance will be the only source of reimbursement.

 

REFERRAL CREDITS: Refer a friend and upon their registration you will receive a $10 credit for every friend that signs up! $10 credit can go towards tuition or costumes!!

 

CLASS-WEAR: Students must wear the specific dance wear required for each class. Hair must always be pulled back out of face before participating. We have a “Getting Ready Area” located in our student break room for students to pull back their hair. TTDS provides hair brows, bobby pins and hair spray for students to use so that there is no excuse for their hair not to be up. TTDS does not provide any hair brushes. Students in ballet classes and technique classes should wear leotard, tights and ballet shoes. Students in all other classes should wear appropriate dance clothes or athletic clothes with the appropriate shoes.

 

CANCELLATION/WITHDRAWAL/SUSPENSION FROM PROGRAM: If a student decides to drop out at any point during the year for any reason, or is suspended from the program, the parent or guardian under contract is still responsible for the remaining balance on the student’s account through the end of contract. Any student that drops out at any point during the season will need to notify the owner, Alexis Lash, at least 30 days prior to next tuition due date and will pay a $50 cancellation fee to withdraw and freeze any additional charges for tuition only for the remainder of the season and does not include any fees found on the costume invoice.  If a parent or guardian has paid in full and chooses to withdraw from the program or is suspended from the program, a refund will only amount to 50% of the remaining tuition balance and the $50 cancellation fee will be deducted from remaining tuition refund balance. Refunds will not include any fees found on the costume invoice. If any student withdraws from the program, but does not pay a $50 cancellation fee, then account with remaining contract balance as well as costume fees and other event related fees are subject to be sent to collections.In the event that Triple Threat Dance Studio must retain a collection agency or law firm to collect past due balances owed to Triple Threat Dance Studio, you agree to pay any and all collection agency fees, court costs, attorney fees or incidental cost associated with collecting.

 

 

Class Descriptions, Class Wear & Costume/Performance

 

 

 

Ballet/Free Movement:This class will combine basic ballet steps\, positions and some ballet vocabulary.   Occasionally we will use streamers and scarves to facilitate and introduce free movement. Free Movement is also an introduction to Improve Dance. This class will prepare the dancer for musicality and technique used in all styles of dance. 

Shoe(s): Pink Ballet Shoe (Prefer “No Tie” ballet shoe)

Classwear: Any color Leotard & tights with hair up.

Costume/Performance:  Ballet Costume for Ballet/Free Movement routine in E.O.Y. Recital

Ballet:This class will combine basic ballet steps and vocabulary and music appreciation. This class will prepare the dancer for the study of  ballet as well as musicality, technique and ballet positions used in each style of dance. This class will use the foundations of ballet. 

Shoe(s):   Pink Full-Sole Ballet Shoe

Classwear: Any color Leotard & pink tights with hair up out of face.

Costume/Performance:  Ballet Costume for Ballet routine in E.O.Y. Recital

Technique:This class will combine techniques used in all styles pf dance to prepare students for skills used in other styles of dance. This class is highly recommend for alls students wanting to grow in learning new skills for dance. This class is also great for students new to dance.

Shoe(s):   Ballet or jazz shoes of any style or color

Classwear: Any Color Leotard & pink tights with hair up out of face.

Costume/Performance: : None. There is not a technique routine in recital or Christmas Program.

Lyrical Lyrical dance demonstrates balance, extension, isolations, and control using lyrical moves set to the mood and/or lyrics of the music. Ballet or technique is required.

Shoe(s):  (Same as ballet)

Classwear: Any color Leotard & tights with hair up out of face. May wear a top over leotard.

Costume/Performance: T-shirt for Lyrical Routine in Christmas Program. Lyrical Costume for Lyrical routine in E.O.Y. Recital

Lyrical/Contemporary-   Lyrical dance demonstrates balance, extension, isolations, and control using lyrical moves set to the mood and/or lyrics of the music. Contemporary is interpretive dance using balance, extension, isolations, and control extending beyond jazz and lyrical. Ballet or technique is required.

Shoe(s):  (Same as ballet).

Classwear: Any color Leotard & tights with hair up out of face. May wear a top over leotard.

Costume/Performance: Lyrical Costume for Lyrical routine in E.O.Y. Recital

Jazz   Uses techniques learned from ballet and technique classes to match the rhythms, beats, and techniques to music and may consist of a range of different dance styles using jazz technique. Ballet or technique is required.

Shoe(s):  Jazz Shoe (Color will be determined by costumes order at the end of September.)

Classwear: Leotard & tights, athletic dance wear (leggings, dance shorts, fitted tank tops & t-shirts) with hair up out of face.

Costume/Performance: T-shirt for Jazz Routine in Christmas Program. Jazz Costume for Jazz routine in E.O.Y. Recital. 

Hiphop-   Hip-hop  may include street dance, freestyle, Jazz funk, break dancing, acrobatic tricks and hip-hop technique. Students will learn about musicality, beats and measures in music and how to use piles in hiphop.

Shoe(s): Practice Tennis Shoes - Performance shoe TBA. 

Classwear : Athletic dance wear (leggings, dance shorts, fitted tank tops & t-shirts), tennis shoes with hair pulled back out of face, please no jeans. 

Costume/Performance: T-shirt for Hiphop Routine in Christmas Program. Hiphop Costume for Hiphop routine in E.O.Y. Recital. 

Musical Theater  Routine featuring any style of dance interpreting a song from a Broadway show or movie musica l. Ballet or Technique is highly recommend  

Shoe(s): (Jazz Shoe (Color will be determined by costumes order at the end of September.)

Classwear: Leotard & tights, athletic dance wear (leggings, dance shorts, fitted tank tops & t-shirts) with hair up out of face.

Costume/Performance: Musical Theater Costume for Musical Theater routine in E.O.Y. Recital. 

Tap-   Tap consist of primarily tap technique and tap work using tap shoes.

Shoe(s):  Black Lace Up Tap for shoe or Bow Tie Shoe. (Tap Shoe style and Color will be determine by specific class and costume ordered at the end of September). 

Classwear: Leotard & tights, athletic dance wear (leggings, dance shorts, fitted tank tops & t-shirts) with hair up out of face.

Costume/Performance: Tap Costume for Tap routine in E.O.Y. Recital. 

Tumbling-   Tumbling will use controlled moves such as walkovers, limbers, handstands, chest rolls, Back handsprings, back tucks, front handsprings, front tucks, etc.. Class will also feature gymnastic passes, flexibility or contortionist moves. Tumbling classes are divided by levels, skills and goals for each individual student. 

Shoe(s): Barefoot

Classwear: Leotard & tights, athletic dance wear (leggings, dance shorts, fitted tank tops & t-shirts) with hair up out of face.

Costume/Performance: None. There is not a tumbling routine in recital or Christmas Program.

Cheer- Includes Cheer Dance, stunting, some tumbling, and jumps. Cheer technique will be taught. Tumbling is required.

Shoe(s): Tennis Shoe. Shoe color will be announced once costumes are ordered at the end of September. 

Classwear: Leotard & tights, athletic dance wear (leggings, dance shorts, fitted tank tops & t-shirts) with hair up out of face. No jewelry allowed. 

Costume/Performance: Cheer Dance Costume for for Cheer Routine in E.O.Y. Recital.

Dance Basics  Includes short combinations taught through the season as an introduction to all styles of dance. 

Shoe(s): Any color ballet or jazz shoes.

Classwear: Leotard & tights, athletic dance wear (leggings, dance shorts, fitted tank tops & t-shirts) with hair up out of face.

Costume/Performance: None. There is not a routine in recital or Christmas Program.

FDTA Teaching techniques will be taught. Students will learn how to make lesson plans. Students will get to create their own choreography and routine for recital. Students will get to pick classes and teachers to shadow through out the season. Students get to pick songs and make their own choreography for our opening and closing performance in E.O.Y. Recital and teach a dance class on their own under the supervision of an instructor. Students may also get other teaching opportunities through our the season.

Shoe(s): Determined by choice of style of dance performing at E.O.Y. Recital.

Classwear : Leotard, athletic dance wear (leggings, dance shorts, fitted tank tops & t-shirts) with hair up out of face. Students will also need their own notebook, headphones and phone/ipod/iPad/or laptop to use for music during class when creating their own choreography. 

Costume/Performance: Opening and Closing Performance Outfit for FDTA Routine in E.O.Y. Recital

 

Students MUST complete all skills in each tumbling level before moving up to next tumbling level class

Littles Tumbling Level 1 

  • Baby Seal
  • Bridge
  • Forward Roll
  • Backward Roll
  • Handstand 
  • Standing Bridge to 5 sec hold with 1 leg kick over
  • Handstand to Bridge with Stand up
  • Handstand to 1 leg bridge with 1 leg kick over
  • Standing bridge
  • Cartwheel (straight line)

Tumbling Level 1

  • Forward Roll
  • Backward Roll
  • Handstand 
  • Standing Bridge to 5 sec hold with 1 leg kick over
  • Handstand to Bridge with Stand up
  • Handstand to 1 leg bridge with 1 leg kick over
  • Standing bridge
  • Cartwheel (straight line)
  • Round Off
  • Power Hurdle & 2 step hurdle into round off
  • Backhandspring Drill
  • Front Walkover & Back walkover

 

Tumbling Level 2

  • Front Walkover
  • Back walkover
  • Roundoff Backhand spring
  • Back Handspring
  • Back handspring step out
  • One Arm cartwheel 
  • Arial Prep (Dive Cartwheel)
  • Front Handspring
  • Round Off 2 backhand springs
  • Standing 2 backhand springs
  • Standing 3 Backhand springs
  • Front Handspring step out round off backhand spring

 

Tumbling Level 3

  • Round Off Back Tuck
  • Round off back handspring back tuck
  • Standing back handspring series 3x
  • Front tuck
  • Ariel
  • Front handspring punch
  • Standing tuck
  • Standing back handspring step out round off back handspring back tuck
  • Front handspring step out round off back handspring back tuck
  • Round Off 3 backhand springs to back tuck

CLICK THIS LINK TO VIEW OUR PROPOSED TENTATIVE SCHEDULE HERE! (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)  /ncttd/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/proposed-schedule-2019-2020_087280.pdf