Spring Ballet Feature: Meet Our Alice!

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Our Spring Ballet, Down the Rabbit Hole, will take the stage on June 12, 2022 at the Baker Park Bandshell in Frederick, MD. We can’t wait to see our talented dancers on stage and share our love for ballet with the community.  As a reminder, our spring ballet offers our students and community members the … Read more

What Do Dancers Really Learn From Performing?

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Our mission at District Dance is to empower and support the next generation of courageous leaders! We do this by offering weekly dance classes, creating opportunities to connect with our larger community, AND by providing multiple opportunities to perform through the year. One of those performing opportunities is the Spring Ballet at District Dance!  Our … Read more

From Tots to Teachers-in-Training: 6 Ways We Help Our Dancers Progress

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From the moment we welcome a dancer into our studio family, we are ready to help them grow. While any dance studio can teach your child how to do a beautiful pirouette, our mission is about more than just dance. Whether your child is taking their very first dance class, or looking for advanced dance … Read more

5 Reasons to Join the District Dance Competition Teams

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1. Dance friends make the #bestfriends It’s not just a hashtag, it’s true! Through hard work in the studio, you’ll work together with the same group of teammates to perfect your dance choreography for the next performance. You’ll laugh, cry, sweat, and build amazingly strong bonds. The relationships built during team rehearsals, competitions, and events … Read more

A Guide for Parents: 5 Ways to Set Your Dancer Up for Success In 2020

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Happy New Year District Dance families! It’s officially 2020 and we love this time of year because it feels a little bit like a fresh start. After a much needed break in the middle of winter, we are feeling more motivated and driven to accomplish our goals.  As we head into the New Year, we … Read more

A Day in the Life of a Professional Ballerina

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Has your child dreamed of putting on a tutu and taking the stage with professional ballerinas? This blog is for them! At District Dance, we love offering unique performing opportunities for dancers, which is why we put together a Spring Ballet Production each year. One of the highlights of this performance is that our students … Read more

2019-2020 Competition Team Announcement

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 2019-2020 District Dance Competition Teams A new team prepared to connect and entertain the community! Germantown, MD, July 20, 2019 – District Dance is excited to announce the newest ladies of the 2019-2020 District Dance Competition Teams! Each team was carefully selected to ensure a productive and successful year. This year brings new and exciting … Read more

How to Support Your Dancer at Recital: 5 Tips from the Pros

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District Dance families! The recital countdown has officially begun as we head into recital week and prep for our annual dance recital! We could not be more excited to see our amazing students hit the stage, and we know the excitement is probably brewing in your homes as well. Our annual dance recital is one … Read more

A Day in the Life of a Competition Dancer

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Here at District Dance, we strive to empower girls of all ages and build confidence in our students. We may be a little biased, but we believe that dance (and the arts in general!) is so valuable for a child’s self-worth! Our students build up their confidence all year in the studio, but the place … Read more

Benefits to Performing On Stage

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Happy February, District Dance Families! The studio has been buzzing in preparation for our upcoming ballet, Journey to Neverland. At District Dance, we believe performing for an audience holds great value in a child’s life, and we strive to give our students that opportunity. This production is particularly special to us because our students get … Read more