TINY DANCER PROGRAM

Our new 2020.21 Fall & Spring schedule is coming soon! Girls and boys alike learn the fundamentals of dance in these beginning levels. Choose Fall and/or Spring Sessions and pair classes together for a maximum dance experience. SDA Tiny Dancers learn in each and every class, perform on the big stage and make new friends!

FALL SESSION August 12 - December 21 *concluded

SPRING SESSION January 27 - May 30 *concluded

“Let us first teach little children to breathe, to vibrate, to feel, and to become one with the general harmony and movement of nature. Let us first produce a beautiful human being, a dancing child.” -Isadora Duncan

 

SCHEDULE

 

3-4 YEARS - PETITE BALLET/TAP (PINK) 

Tuesday 5:00 -5:45pm 

Wednesday 11:00-11:45am 

Wednesday 4:15 - 5:00pm 

Wednesday 5:30 - 6:15pm 

Thursday 10:00 - 10:45am

Thursday 4:30  -5:15pm

Friday 5:30 - 6:15pm

Saturday 10:30 - 11:15am

 

3-6 YEARS - PETITE TUMBLE

Wednesday 10:30am

Wednesday 5:00 - 5:30pm

Friday 5:00 - 5:30pm

3-6 YEARS - PETITE HIP HOP

Tuesday 5:45 - 6:15pm

 

4.5-6 YEARS - BALLET/TAP (PURPLE)

Monday 4:00 - 5:00pm 

Tuesday 6:15 - 7:15pm

Wednesday 4:00 - 5:00pm 

Thursday 3:30 - 4:30pm

Friday 5:30 - 6:30pm

Saturday 9:30 - 10:30am

 

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

 

PETITE BALLET/TAP - PINK (3-4 YEARS)

Captivating classes encourage group participation and build confidence through engaging activities and exercises. Children gain the foundation needed to take on new challenges at higher levels. The use of props and musical instruments aid learning by creating a fun and imaginative environment. Young children learn the best when they are having fun and we are having tons of it in these classes. This ballet/tap combo class meets 45 minutes weekly and has x2 show dances/costumes per session. 

PETITE BALLET/TAP - PURPLE (4.5-6 YEARS)

In this next level, there is a stronger emphasis on technique, memorization of patterns and expressions through the use of props and wonderful music while still maintaining a fun and imaginative environment. These classes begin to prepare children for our School Year Program. This ballet/tap combo class meets 1 hour weekly and has x2 show dances/costumes per session.

PETITE TUMBLE (3-6 YEARS)

It's fun to be upside down! An introduction to acrobatics specially designed for our youngest tiny dancers 3-6. Students learn fundamental acrobatic technique to increase flexibility, strength, balance, coordination, endurance, timing, body awareness, self-discipline, and confidence. In order to get the best results, this 30 minute class is best experienced with a PETITE STEPS ballet/tap companion class. This tumble dance class meets 30 minutes weekly and has x1 show dance/costume per session.

PETITE HIP HOP (3-6 YEARS)

Add a little funk! An introduction to hip hop specially designed for our youngest tiny dancers 3-6. This high energy class is an integration of hip hop music and dance style! Always appropriate, parents can count on age appropriate music and movement in class and performance. In order to get the best results, this 30 minute class is best experienced with a PETITE STEPS ballet/tap companion class. This hip hop dance class meets 30 minutes weekly and has x1 show dance/costume per session. 

 

TUITION

For your convenience, tuition can be paid by the session or broken into five equal payments. These five tuition payments are made on the first day of each month in each session Fall (Aug-Dec) and/or Spring (Jan-May). 

FALL SESSION August 12 - December 21

SPRING SESSION January 27 - May 30

What you get! Tuition for each session includes:

 

• INCLUDES COSTUMES! One or two for each of their dances in the session performance.

• weekly dance class

• program uniform (one per year/season)

• all show rehearsals

• and stage performance!

• PLUS! Professional stage photos & video!

 

YEARLY REGISTRATION: $45 (includes both Fall & Spring Sessions)

PETITE BALLET/TAP - PINK (3-4 YRS) installments: $99 (x5) or total session: $495

PETITE TUMBLE / HIP HOP (3-6 YRS) installments $67 (x5) or total session: $335

PETITE BALLET/TAP -PURPLE (4.5-6 YRS) installments $118 (x5) or total session $590

DISCOUNTS

* Want to add a combo class? Easy peasy! Receive 10% off your second class. 

* Have a sibling that would like to join? Save 10% off their tuition too!

HOW TO REGISTER

1. Create an account with a valid email address and information. Sign
new updated SDA Policies and Waiver.

2. Enter the Credit Card that you want to have on file for payment processing.

3. Register for classes.

*$45 Registration AND first payment will be processed at the time of registration/request.

 

*Tuition will be processed on the 1st day of each month after enrollment, during your child’s Fall and/or Spring Session.

 

*Total Session tuition prorated for students starting after the start date. Remaining installments adjusted to reflect prorated amount.

DRESS CODE

All dress code items can be conveniently purchased at SDA. Your child's program uniform is included in registration, yippee! Additionally they will need the following items:

PETITE STEPS PINK & PURPLE:
-pink ballet shoes
-black tap shoes
-pink tights (tan tights will also be needed for performances)
-hair must be worn in neat ballet bun
-provided uniform tutu dress must be worn to each class


PETITE TUMBLE:
-tan convertible tights
-hair may be worn in a neat pony tail or bun
-provided uniform leotard must be worn to each class

PETITE HIP HOP:

-black sequin hip hop shoes (recital)

-hair may be worn in a neat pony tail or bun

-hip hop warms ups, optional

PERFORMANCE INFO

Students enrolled in the Tiny Dancer Program will participate in either or both SDA Showcase(s), depending on which session(s) they are registered for.

Children will be inspired to take on the challenges in the coming levels and eager to get back into the studio once they have taken to the stage with smiles and a new sense of confidence!

COSTUMES ARE INCLUDED! One or two costumes are included in your tuition payments. Tights and shoes are not included. Please note that students at this level will only be cast in one matinee or evening performance for each session.

 

NEWS & EVENTS 

IN-STUDIO CLASSES

JUNE 15-JULY 25

SUMMER  SESSION

We're ready, with an in-studio schedule and new health protocols starting June 15th. Click below to see the schedule and register online for a summer of dancing fun!

TEAM OPEN HOUSE

*POSTPONED 

STAY TUNED

Interested, or received an invitation, to audition for the upcoming SDA Company Season?  Come to our parent open house to learn about this enriching program.

THE DANCE INTENSIVE

JULY 6-10 &

JULY 13-17

This program is designed to give motivated, self-disciplined students the opportunity to study and experience dance with quality professional instructors in a supportive environment.

ELITE TEAM AUDITIONS

JULY 18

7-17YRS

More info coming soon.

COVID-19 PROTOCOLS

NEW, STARTING

JUNE 22ND

Sarasota Dance Academy is doing everything we can to keep our families healthy. Click the link below to read our updated studio protocols for health and safety. 

ADULT CLASSES

BALLET OR TAP 

SPRING SESSION

Join us for dynamic, come-as-you-are classes. If it's your first class ever or a gentle re-entry to movement. You’ll be guided through classes in a welcoming, lighthearted environment. 

CONTACT US

941.465.3230 

info@sarasotadanceacademy.com 

ADDRESS

1100 N Tuttle Ave, Unit 17

Sarasota, FL 34237

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