March 2, 2016
  • Hello, everyone!

    It’s hard to believe it is already March! We are immersed in creating choreography, attending conventions and competitions and moving and grooving with Musical Theatre Workshops and Family Dance rehearsals!

    A few reminders:

  • Tuition is Now Due
    Please remit before March 15th to avoid a late fee. If you have any questions about tuition, please contact our awesome office staff for information. Our newest addition to our office is Diane Esposito; please welcome her in the GD&PAA spirit! You can reach her at:

    Costume Balances are Posted
    All balances were due by March 1st. Late fees are $5.00 per costume. The balance due list is posted in the GD&PAA information binder in the waiting room and in the office. Pictures of costumes and a list of hair, shoes and tights requirements are in the binder as well.

    Costumes are Starting to Arrive
    Dancers may try them on to check for sizing. All costumes will remain in the studio storage until tuition, fees and balances due through June are paid in full.

    Dress Rehearsal and Show Dates
    Dress rehearsal and show dates are scheduled for Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11th; pending any further school cancellations and graduation dates at RHS. More information regarding times and schedules will be sent in April and again in May.

    NADAA Workshop and Convention
    NADAA workshop and convention is Sunday, March 6th at the Marriott in Springfield, MA. Information is on-line and in the office. Dancers must: wear GD&PAA attire, be covered up in between classes and entering and exiting the Marriott, have appropriate shoes for all styles of classes, have long hair up and bangs off face. No jewelry allowed; please bring plenty of water and snacks or lunch.

    Family Dance Rehearsal
    Family Dance rehearsals start Friday, March 11th, 7-8:00. please sign up in the office so that we can plan accordingly. We will be performing to “Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’” from Teen Beach Movie!

    Musical Theatre Make-up Class
    Musical Theatre make-up class from last Friday’s class is this Friday from 6-7:00. Classes will also be held 3/11 and 3/18.

    Easter Weekend
    dance classes will not be held on Good Friday or Saturday. Mrs. Wilson will contact Musical Theatre students about rehearsing on Good Friday.

    Attitude Dance Team
    Attitude Dance Team is competing in the Elite Dance Competition this Saturday at Rockville High School; here is their schedule: “Last Dance” - 11:37 am; “You're Mine” - 12:40 pm; “Walking Papers” - 5:55pm; “When you Believe” - 6:16 pm. Please come and show your GD&PAA spirit and support!

    Summer Dance
    Information about day and evening classes, camps, intensives and workshops will being held in July and August will be coming soon. Please let us know if you have an area of interest so that we can create accordingly!

    Company Auditions
    Company auditions for Preps, Apps, Junior & Senior Company will be the week after the Showcase. Days, times and information will be finalized and forwarded by May.

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    Thank you!

  • Thank you!
    Ms. Linda and staff