Congratulations! Being on Pre-Teen Company means:

    • You will attend classes 2 days per week.
    • You will compete in 2 group routines at 4 competitions
    • You will have 2-4 additional performance opportunities throughout the year.
    • You will attend Summer Intensive July 15-18.
    • You will learn choreography during Boot Camp August 26-31.
    • You will attend at least four Summer Technique Tuesday classes (June 25, July 9, 23, 30, August 13, 20).
    • You are invited to attend 1 convention in Feb/March.
    • You will attend Winter Dance Challenge January 11 at the studio.
    • You will perform in the Company Showcase and Concert in May.

SUMMER INTENSIVE: July 15-18

    • Monday 11:30-3:30 (ballet, jazz, tumbling, hip hop)
    • Tuesday, 12:30-4:30 (ballet, jazz, team builder, tap)
    • Wednesday, 11:30-3:30 (stretch, jazz, ballet, tap)
    • Thursday, 10:00-12:00 Ropes Course complete waiver HERE

“What if we’re out of town for summer intensive?” We realize there may be conflicts for family vacations. If you haven't already, please email us now to excuse your dancer from intensive. We will send you a make-up option for missing that week.

Summer Class Attire:

      • Freestyle, but ballet appropriate! Leotard, tights, ballet shoes

      • Tights must be in clean/good condition

      • Pink ballet shoes, jazz shoes, tennis shoes (dancers without jazz shoes will go bare feet until their new shoes get here)

      • Hair in a tight bun using bobby pins and a hair net (tutorial HERE)

TEAM FITTING: Mon, July 15

Dancers will be fitted for all first of year attire during summer intensive. One parent is required to attend and size for all dancewear orders.

    • Monday, July 15 3:30-4:30

SUMMER TECHNIQUE CLASSES

Select at least FOUR dates your dancer will attend

    • Tuesdays, June 25, July 9, 23, 30 10:30-1:30
    • Tuesdays, Aug 13, 20 5:00-8:00

BOOT CAMP SCHEDULE: 

Choreography will be taught during boot camp and it is imperative that we have good attendance. Teams will be working with our staff and guest teachers on learning routines for the season.

    • Mon, Aug 26 & Tues, Aug 27 6:00-8:00 - Jazz Choreo
    • Wed, Aug 28 & Thurs, Aug 29 6:00-8:00 - Lyrical Choreo

FIRST OF YEAR MEETING: Monday, August 26, 6:30pm

A parent of every dancer is required to attend this meeting on Zoom. We will be reviewing company handbooks, calendars, and going over the year’s expectations/requirements for our company families. This is a mandatory company meeting that will ensure we are able to have a successful year together!

FALL SCHEDULE: Begins Tuesday, September, 3

    • Mon, 5:00-8:00
      • Classes: ballet, tap, jazz
      • Need to wear/bring: team leotard, pink tights, hair in bun, tap, ballet & jazz shoes
    • Thurs, 4:45-8:00
      • Classes: tumbling, choreo, ballet
      • Need to wear/bring: black leotard, pink tights, hair in a bun, ballet, jazz, tap & hip hop shoes
    • Extra Practice Attire: team leotard, hair in a secure ponytail or bun, correct shoes for the routine

Summer Socials & Team Building:

Our summer Socials are a fantastic opportunity for our dancers and families to connect, have fun, and build lasting memories. Let's celebrate the season together—your presence will make it special! Don't miss out on the chance to strengthen our dance community. See you there!

    • Mon, July 15th, 5:00-7:00pm: Company Team Party @ Mountain View Splash Pad
    • Tues, July 23, 5:50-8pm: Swim Social @ Cherry Hill
    • Tues, Aug 6, 5:50-8pm: Swim Social @ Cottonwood Heights Rec Center

Tuition and Company Payment Breakdown:

    • By July 1:

      • $30: Membership fee
      • $175: Summer Intensive (July 15-18)
      • First of Year Order
    •  August 1:
      • $144: Summer Technique/Boot Camp (Aug 26-31)
      • $250: Company Dancer Kit for 2024-25 (team gear & class uniform)
    • September 1-May 1:

      • $208: Monthly Tuition (due Sept-May)

    • August 16-Apr 16:
      • $98: Monthly Team Fees (10 payments, due Aug-May)

        • The Team Fee covers two costumes, competition fees for two routines at four competitions, Winter Dance Challenge, Company Critique, end of year showcase & recital, team fees.
        • The Monthly Company Team Fees do not cover tuition, membership fee, summer intensive, Summer Boot Camp, team gear, team warmups, team bag, makeup, earrings, shoes and tights needed for competition.
    • May 16:
      • $98: Monthly Team Fees (10 payments, due Aug-May)
      • Any remaining balance from Contingency Deposit will be credited

Optional Add-On Conventions

    • Adrenaline, Feb 13-15 in Provo: $250 (ages 5-7), $340 (ages 8+) added to yearly team fee total, recommended additional convention for Performing Company

Other:

    • Shoes and Tights for Performances: not included in program fees – Due either October 1st or November 1st after choreography and costuming is set. This could include jazz shoes, character shoes, hip hop shoes ($60-$95), etc.
    • Team Pics & Headshots $50-75 in Oct/Nov
    • Action Shots (optional) $50-$80 in May

For financial breakdown descriptions, visit the program information packet


What do you need to do next?

  1. Accept your company invitation by logging in and viewing your class schedule and checking out!

    • Go to your parent portal HERE psw: youmatter
    • Process a payment for:
      • Discounted registration/membership fee
      • Summer intensive tuition
  2. Submit the first-of-year forms due by July 1 @ 12pm:
  3. Join the Facebook Group for Company Families
  4. Join your team chat on GroupMe HERE

Dancers need to be registered and submit all first-of-year forms NO LATER than July 1 at noon.

If you have questions about any of this information, please don't hesitate to email.  All dancers did great at auditions and we are looking forward to a WONDERFUL year! Again, congratulations on all your hard work! We can’t wait to see you at technique classes and summer intensive!

Studio 56 Dance Center's Two Murray Locations:

170 W Winchester St Murray, Utah
700 East 5600 South Murray, Utah