52 Sth Quinsigamond Ave,
Shrewsbury MA, 01545
A Royal Academy of Dance Registered School and Faculty
Member of the International Dance Council, UNESCO Paris.
Our Training Programs
1. DanceArtists Children's Program
2. DanceArtists Pre-Professional
Dancer's Extension Program PDEP
3. Adult Beginner Ballet Class
4. Wheel Chair Joy of Dance Classes
Please scroll down to read about our comprehensive Dance Training Programs
or phone 508-925-4112 to arrange an appointment.
Updated August 19, 2022.
DanceArtists Specialized Junior School Children's Ballet Program
Contact us for an appointment with our Director Joanna Duncan to arrange the most suitable class program for your child.
DanceArtists Littlies Pre-School Dance Expression Program ages 3-4 years - $22 Friday 9.45am to 10.30am
DanceArtists Junior Ballet 1 - $22 per class Saturday 9.15am to 10am
DanceArtists Junior Ballet 2 - $22 per class Tuesday 4.30pm to 5.30pm / Saturday 10am to 11am
DanceArtists Dance Program 4 - $25.50 per class Monday 4.30pm to 6.00pm / Wednesday 4.00pm to 5.30pm / Thursday 4.00pm to 5.30pm Our comprehensive Level 3 program includes Classical Ballet, Character , Contemporary Ballet and Progressive Ballet Technique and Flexibility - 3 class minimum from age 11
Beginner Pre-Pointe $17 per class ( At discretion of DanceArtists Director)
Specialized Wheel Chair or Sitting Dance for Joy Class for all ages - Friday 1.05pm to 1.50pm $22.00per class. A specialized Dance for Joy Program for people of all ages who may have limited physical mobility.
Adult Beginner Ballet Class Fridays 12pm to 1.00pm $22 per class. It's a Fun and positive way to learn to dance.
Contemporary Dance - Fridays 4.30pm to 5.30pm
Danceartists Pre-Professional Dancers Extension Program
Our Pre-Professional Dancer's Extension Program ( PDEP) is a specialized Dance program designed by our Director Joanna Duncan to provide the detailed Technical /Artistic Training Program required for todays versatile Dancers.
Students may be accepted into this program from age 11. Exception for younger students is at the discretion of our Director.
PDEP Training Program Class Times selections:
Monday 6pm to 8pm / Tuesday 5.30pm to 7.30pm / Wednesday 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm / Thursday 5.30pm to 7.30pm / Friday 5.30pm to 8.30pm / Saturday 12pm to 2pm and 2pm to 3pm.
PDEP Advanced Extension Pointe Class Tuesday 7.30pm to 8.30pm / Wednesday 7.30pm to 8.30pm / Thursday 7.30pm to 8.30 pm
Our Pre-Professional Dancers comprehensive Dance Extension Program comprises : DanceArtists Classical Ballet Program , Contemporary Dance, Pointe Classes, Hybrid Conditioning and Flexibility, PBT, Repertoire, Variations, Theatre, Jazz, Character, All Rehearsals, Choreographic Composition, Pas de Deux, Boys Class, all Royal Academy of Dance Examination Classes, Music as Applied to Dance, Theory of Dance, Dance History, Open Vaganova Class. Directors approval required for Pointe Class
PDEP Tuition is scaled - 6 hours to 7.55 hours per week $17.00 per hour / 8 hours per week $15.00 per hour
How our DanceArtists Director Scholaship works: Qualifying PDEP students attend a minimum 8 hours per week of group classes @$15 per hour. ( first 344 minimum hours per year over 42 weeks ) and then All PDEP group classes above the 8 hours per week ( first 344 hrs per year) are subsidized by DanceArtists Directors Scholarship. At the discretion of our Director.
$120.00 per week unlimited training hours . Our program has up to 20 hours per week to select from.
Private Coaching Lessons - limited spaces available - Private Coaching Prices are based on a full year booking
1 hour Private Coaching with Joanna Duncan or DanceArtists Faculty $80 per hour
30 minutes Private Coaching with Joanna Duncan or DanceArtists Faculty $45 per 30mins.
Please note that Private Coaching Places are limited and fill fast.
*Please note that Private Coaching is only available to DanceArtists Registered Students. Further details please read our DanceArtists Registration Form or contact us via email or phone.
Student Recommendations: To be eligible for formal recommendations of any kind a student must attend a minimum of 3 years training on Danceartists Pre-Professional Dancers Program. At all times recommendations and references of any kind are at Danceartists Directors discretion.
For students wishing to participate in competitions we provide expert coaching preparation of Solo Variations and creation of original Contemporary Solos Choreography for YAGP, Fonteyn Awards and International Awards.
Royal Academy of Dance Examinations and International Dance Council Dance Assessment Awards available to interested students, entrance decision by Joanna Duncan. Our annual Dance presentations are open to all interested students.
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