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

A Day in the Life of a Professional Ballerina

Performing Opportunities for Dancers

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

Benefits to Performing On Stage

performance opportunities for dancers

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

A Day in the Life of a Professional Ballerina – Miss Rachael

A ballerina’s daily life is anything but typical. They spend all day training and prepping for that exciting moment when the curtain opens, the music begins, and the audience welcomes the show with their applause! We thought we’d take you along for the ride as we follow Miss Rachael (one of our very loved ballet … Read more

Easy Dance Recital Makeup in 7 Steps

Easy dance recital makeup

Every year, I hear┬áthe same questions. The first of which is “Why does my little girl need to wear so much makeup?” Secondly, “How in the world do I put on recital makeup?” I’m here to ease your concerns and hopefully make performance day that much more fun and less stressful. To start, let me … Read more