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EMERGE DANCE ACADEMY

DANCE WEAR

2019-20 Emerge Dance Academy Dress Code information.

Hair: Proper ballet bun


This year we will not be ordering family dance wear packages. Below we have our dress code for all classes and recommendations of where to purchase them. Dancers that still fit into their previous colour and style of bodysuit may wear them this season even if their colour is different than the class colours. We still have a few sizes left in dance wear at the studio so let us know if you have a specific size or colour you are looking for. 



All students must adhere to the dress code. 



STUDIO DRESS CODE

MINI- MERGER BALLET 


Lilac bodysuit or dance dress


Where to buy: 


ALL 4 DANCE: https://www.all4dance.ca/eurotard-girls-bow-back-dress.html?id=51192277&quantity=1

ON STAGE: http://www.onstageedmonton.com/product-catalog/bodywear/bodysuits/mondor-tank-nylon-bodysuit/ (ALSO COMES IN SHORT SLEEVE AND LONG SLEEVE) 


Ballet Pink Tights: (We do have some for sale at the studio from last year's stock) 

ALL 4 DANCE: suggestion - https://www.all4dance.ca/capezio-capezio-child-transition-tights.html?id=51189724&quantity=1 (Any ballet tights are acceptable as long as the colour is BALLET PINK

ON STAGE: http://www.onstageedmonton.com/product-catalog/bodywear/tights/mondor-convertible-tights/


Ballet shoes - Pink Leather Ballet Shoes 

ALL 4 DANCE: https://www.all4dance.ca/bloch-girls-full-sole-by-bloch.html

ON STAGE: http://www.onstageedmonton.com/product-catalog/dance-shoes/ballet/bloch-bunnyhops/


Karries Kostumes and Dance Supplies will also carry these products that fall in line with our dress code




PRIMARY 1, 2 BALLET & GRADE 1 & GRADE 2 BALLET


Ballet Pink Bodysuit with skirt (ballet bodysuit can be any style- lots of fun styles to choose from at local retailers) 


ALL 4 DANCE: https://www.all4dance.ca/mondor-mondor-tank-cotton-bodysuit.html

ON STAGE: http://www.onstageedmonton.com/product-catalog/bodywear/bodysuits/mondor-cotton-tank/


Ballet Pink Tights: (We do have some for sale at the studio from last year's stock) 

ALL 4 DANCE: suggestion - https://www.all4dance.ca/capezio-capezio-child-transition-tights.html?id=51189724&quantity=1 (Any ballet tights are acceptable as long as the colour is BALLET PINK

ON STAGE: http://www.onstageedmonton.com/product-catalog/bodywear/tights/mondor-convertible-tights/


Optional Skirt in pink:



Karries Kostumes and Dance Supplies will also carry these products that fall in line with our dress code




MINI MERGER TAP, JUNIOR 1, 2, & 3 TAP

SNAZZY JAZZY, JUNIOR 1, 2 & 3 JAZZ


Black shorts with bodysuit (see ballet bodysuit preferences above) 


Your dancer can also wear ballet tights or beige tights (colour: light tan) under their shorts. (We do have some for sale at the studio from last year's stock) 

ALL 4 DANCE: suggestion - https://www.all4dance.ca/capezio-capezio-child-transition-tights.html?id=51189724&quantity=1 (Any ballet tights are acceptable as long as the colour is LIGHT TAN

ON STAGE: http://www.onstageedmonton.com/product-catalog/bodywear/tights/mondor-convertible-tights/



Any all-black dance/yoga shorts are acceptable but you can also purchase from dance stores: 


ALL 4 DANCE suggestion: https://www.all4dance.ca/bloch-v-front-short.html

ON STAGE suggestion: http://www.onstageedmonton.com/product-catalog/bodywear/shorts-pants-skirts/mondor-short/


Karries Kostumes and Dance Supplies will also carry these products that fall in line with our dress code



GRADE 3, 4, 5 & 6 Cecchetti 


Dancers may chose any black bodysuit of their choice from other retailers. There are many different styles to choose from! 


ALL 4 DANCE example: https://www.all4dance.ca/mondor-mondor-rad-tank-w-pinch.html

ON STAGE example: http://www.onstageedmonton.com/product-catalog/bodywear/bodysuits/capezio-lattice-back-cami/


Ballet Pink Tights: (We do have some for sale at the studio from last year's stock) 

ALL 4 DANCE: suggestion - https://www.all4dance.ca/capezio-capezio-child-transition-tights.html?id=51189724&quantity=1 (Any ballet tights are acceptable as long as the colour is BALLET PINK

ON STAGE: http://www.onstageedmonton.com/product-catalog/bodywear/tights/mondor-convertible-tights/


Karries Kostumes and Dance Supplies will also carry these products that fall in line with our dress code



Optional Skirt in Black: 


Hip Hop


Dancers can wear comfortable clothes that are easy to move around in to these classes! No jeans please. For shoes we ask for indoor- non marking shoes. For competitions we require the dancers to wear all white runners (any brand/design). 

SHOES

BALLET
Mini-Merger Ballet
 Pink Leather Ballet Shoes
Examples: 
All4Dance                   Onstage  

Primary - Advanced Cecchetti Ballet
 Canvas Split Sole OR Angelo Luzio Stretch Canvas
              All4Dance                    Onstage               

TAP
Mini-Merger or Junior Tap
Junior Tyette (Tan)
All4Dance                 Onstage 

Inter and Senior Tap
Options: Bloch Tapflex Lace up OR Bloch Jazz Tap OR Jason Samuel Smith (BLACK) *No slip on
All4Dance            Onstage

JAZZ
Junior Jazz
Slip on, Split Sole Jazz shoe
BEIGE * NO laces
All4Dance           Onstage

Intermediate and Senior Jazz
Slip on, Split Sole Jazz shoe
BLACK *NO laces
All4Dance          Onstage

ALL DANCESHOES CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT KARRIE'S COSTUMES 


 

MINI-MERGER BALLET
*.75 hours per week

Classes for Ages 3-4 and 5-8

These classes will introduce the basics of dance and begin to build a foundation. 



PRIMARY BALLET

*.75 - 1 hour a week

Our Cecchetti ballet program helps our dancers build a strong base, clean  technique and proper alignment. 



LEVEL 1- ADVANCED BALLET

*2 -5 hours per week

Our Cecchetti ballet program helps our dancers build a strong base, clean  technique and proper alignment. 



PRE-POINTE AND POINTE CLASSES

Our pre-pointe classes are offered to our dancers who are not yet on pointe to further develop and strengthen the muscles necessary to go en pointe. 
Our pointe dancers must be taking a minimum of 3 hours of ballet per week, and is only placed based on assessment. 


SNAZZY JAZZY (Mini-Merger Jazz) 

Dancers placed in this class based on assessment. 

Dancers at this level will begin learning basic jazz technique, with a bit of musical theatre and LOTS of fun!


JUNIOR 1 & 2 JAZZ

*Mandatory Ballet 

Dancers placed in this class based on assessment. 

Dancers at this level will begin learning more advanced jazz technique. Junior Jazz competes in 2-3 festivals a year. 


INTERMEDIATE AND SENIOR JAZZ CLASSES

*Mandatory Ballet

Dancers placed in these classes based on assessment only. 

Each week dancers will continue to advance their jazz technique. Jumps, turns and flexibility are strong focused on in this class. These classes are advanced technical Jazz classes that are fast paced and challenging. Inter and Senior dancers compete in 2-3 festivals a year. 


MINI-MERGER TAP

Classes for Ages 4-5 and 5-8

These classes will introduce our young dancers to the joy of making music with your feet. Practicing basic ryhthms and building the foundation of everything TAP!



JUNIOR 1, 2 OR 3 Tap 

These dancers require at least 1-4 years of tap experience. Our tap classes are high energy that have a strong focus on rhythms and letting your feet create the music. We use many different styles in these classes, with Al Gilbert as our base, we also explore Broadway style to Street Style.  


INTERMEDIATE AND SENIOR TAP CLASSES

Dancers are placed in these classes based on assessment.

Our tap classes are high energy that have a strong focus on rhythms and letting your feet create the music. We use many different styles in these classes, with Al Gilbert as our base, we also explore Broadway style to Street Style.  



MINI MERGERS HIP HOP

Classes for Ages 4-5 and 5-8

These classes will introduce our young dancers to Hip Hop! This program is a high-energy dance experience that is so much fun for litte ones. 

Dress Code: 

Casual, comfortable dance clothes- No jeans

Shoes: All white, no scuff running shoes

Example: VIEW LINK (payless)

Hair: Neat, secure ponytail


JUNIOR HIP HOP

Ages 8-11 *new students

Everything hip hop should be! This is fun class filled with vibrant personality and a fun vibe. Dancers will learn tons of different styles, including grooving, street jazz, waaking and popping/locking. Students will practice both musicality and the basic movements of hip hop.

Dress Code: 

Casual, comfortable dance clothes- No jeans

Shoes: All white, no scuff running shoes

Example: VIEW LINK (payless)

INTERMEDIATE AND SENIOR HIP HOP

*Dancers placed in these classes on assessment only 

Inter Hip Hop: 9-11 *previous training

Everything hip hop should be! This is fun class filled with vibrant personality and a fun vibe. Dancers will learn tons of different styles, including grooving, street jazz, waaking and popping/locking. Students will practice both musicality and the basic movements of hip hop.

Senior hip hop classes are for our advanced hip hop dancers. This class is designed to increase both strength, style, body control and isolation. This class is fast paced and challenging. Students are placed in this class based on assessment. 

Dress Code:

Casual, comfortable dance clothes- No jeans

Shoes: Runners (mandatory). Shoes for competition will be decided in November.

ADULT CLASSES

That's right! We have drop-in adult dance classes for those on the go! AND.. we have an adult tap class specifically designed for fast-learning new tappers, or tappers who are missing their "good old days". These ladies come to class weekly and compete in up to 3 festivals a year!