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annual performances,
no costume making,

JUST DANCING

Welcome to Dance Power

Dance Power® offers a variety of classes for boys and girls of all ages and levels with professional and experienced dance instructors. An established professional dance school in your local area, where students develop poise and confidence in a warm and caring environment. We specialise in being up-to-date with the latest music and dance styles. Come and try – first lesson is free!

We believe that dance is for everyone and aim to expand the reach of dance and theatre to inspire and transform the lives of our students - every child is special and students are given every opportunity to develop dance skills, technique training, teamwork, self confidence, poise and good deportment as well as gain an insight to theatre production.

Former students have also been accepted into the Australian Ballet School and the Secondary Victorian College of the Arts.

ANNUAL PERFORMANCES WITH NO COSTUME MAKING.
Dance skills & technique training, fitness and lots of fun.



About Us

Offers a variety of dance classes for all ages and levels

Dance Power® offers a variety of dance classes for all ages and levels with professional and experienced dance instructors.
No costume making – just dancing.

We aim to provide an environment where students of all ages can learn a range of dance styles and techniques. We ensure it is an enjoyable experience where fun, fitness and friendships are at the forefront. We believe that dance is for everyone - every child is special and students are given every opportunity to develop dance skills, technique training, teamwork, poise, good deportment and gain an insight to theatre production. Our role is to encourage and foster each child's passion for dance in a non-competitive environment.

Dancing is a great way to stay fit and also improves self-esteem, confidence and team building.

We specialise in keeping up-to-date with the latest music and dance styles. Our dedicated and enthusiastic teaching team have trained with world renowned choreographers who have worked with Pink, Britney Spears, Usher, and more. They have also appeared in theatre shows and stage productions such as Cats, Billy Elliot and We Will Rock You to name a few. Former students have also been accepted into the Australian Ballet School and the Secondary Victorian College of the Arts.

Our studios are conveniently located at the Laurimar Community Centre, 25 Hazel Glen Drive (Cnr Brookwood Crescent) Doreen with superb facilities including full length mirrors, heating and air conditioning. A comfortable waiting area for parents with tea and coffee facilities as well as the local café.

We also offer brand new leather dance shoes, tights and body stockings in all children and adult sizes at very reasonable prices as well as a range of
Dance Power hoodies, singlets and tshirts.

Dance Power® is a registered member of the Australian Academy of Theatrical and Ballet Dancing Inc as well as AUSDANCE.


Dance Styles

Dance styles range from Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop & Breakin including Boys Hip Hop, Cheerleading, Drama, Musical Theatre & Singing.


Timetable

Approximate Age Groups

TINYS SUB JUNIOR JUNIOR INTERMEDIATE
3 - 5 5 - 7 7 - 10 10 - 13
YOUNG SENIORS SENIOR ADVANCED
13 - 16 15 - 18 17 - Adult+

Monday Studio A
4.00pm – 4.30pm Tinys Ballet, Jazz
4.30pm – 5.30pm Sub-Junior Ballet, Jazz & Tap
5.30pm – 6.30pm Junior Ballet, Jazz & Tap
6.30pm – 7.45pm Young Senior All Styles
7.45pm – 9.15pm Advanced All Styles
Monday Studio B
5.00pm – 5.30pm Junior Hip Hop
5.30pm – 6.30pm Young Senior Hip Hop
6.30pm – 7.15pm Drama, Song & Dance Junior/Inter
7.15pm – 8.15pm Drama, Song & Dance Young Senior/Senior

Tuesday Studio A
4.00pm – 4.30pm Tinys Ballet, Jazz
4.30pm – 5.30pm Sub-Junior Ballet, Jazz & Tap
5.30pm – 6.30pm Junior Ballet, Jazz & Tap
6.30pm – 7.45pm Intermediate All Styles
7.45pm – 8.30pm Ballet & Pointe Technique Open (Free for current ballet students)
Tuesday Studio B
5.00pm – 5.30pm Junior Hip Hop
5.30pm – 6.30pm Intermediate Hip Hop

Thursday Studio A
5.00pm – 6.00pm Junior Cheerleading & Acrobatic
6.00pm – 7.00pm Intermediate/Young Senior Cheerleading & Acrobatic
7.00pm – 8.00pm Senior/ Advanced Cheerleading & Acrobatic
8.00pm – 9.00pm Senior/ Advanced Hip Hop
Thursday Studio B
5.00pm – 5.45pm Boys (Junior) Hip Hop & Breakin
5.45pm – 6.45pm Boys (Intermediate) Hip Hop & Breakin

Saturday Studio A
9.00am – 10.00am Sub-Junior Ballet, Jazz & Tap
10.00am – 11.00am Junior Ballet, Jazz & Tap
11.00am – 12.15pm Intermediate All Styles
12.15pm – 1.30pm Young Seniors All Styles
1.30pm – 2.45pm Seniors All Styles
Saturday Studio B
9.00am - 9.30am Tinys Ballet & Jazz
9.30am - 10.00am Junior Hip Hop
10.00am - 11.00am Intermediate Hip Hop
11.00am - 12.00pm Young Senior Hip Hop
12.15pm - 1.15pm Senior Hip Hop

Costume Hire

We understand that making costumes are expensive and time consuming. Costumes are therefore selected to provide minimal inconvenience to parents and are issued on a hire basis.

  • Levies accompany Term 2 and 3 fees.
  • Hire Fee of $24 per costume including head gear. (Non refundable)
  • Additional trims and/or alterations may be needed to improve the costume.
  • Additional charges may be imposed for alterations performed by Dance Power.
  • All sequins must be sewn not glued.
  • All costumes must be returned at end of the night of concert.
  • Hang costumes with correct hangers in a safe place.
  • Only allow costumes to be worn for fittings, dress rehearsals & concerts to maintain good condition.
  • Further charges will be incurred for mishandling & failure to return costumes on the night of your concert.

Click here to view the Dance Power Gallery.

Costume Hire

Annual Performances

Hip Hop
Hip Hop
Hip Hop

We place strong emphasis on our end of year performances where the school unites and showcases a professional production. Students perform on stage in full costumes and make-up in Dance Power’s end of year performances which are held at the Plenty Ranges Arts & Convention Centre 25 Ferres Blvd, South Morang.

Concert dates are:

  • Sunday 6 November 2016  at Plenty Ranges Convention Centre – Compulsory Dress Rehearsal
  • Wednesday 23 November 2016 – Annual Concert No. 1
  • Thursday 24 November 2016 – Annual Concert No. 2
  • Friday 25 November 2016 – Annual Concert No. 3

 

The theatre offers state of the art facilities and hosts major shows and productions including the Australian Ballet School.

A compulsory dress rehearsal is also held at the theatre on Sunday 6th November 2016. This is a great opportunity for students to experience dancing on stage in costume with professional lighting and crew. Backstage dressers, runners, and helpers are required for each performance.

Tickets go on sale in Term 4. Professional filming of the performances is also organised and can be purchased on DVD.

Tinys, Sub-Junior & Junior Groups will perform in one show. Other groups will be advised later in the year as to which concerts they will perform in.


Fees & Enrolments

Payment of fees 2016
30 mins $87 per term* (Casual $12)
45 mins $117 per term* (Casual $15)
1 hour $140 per term* (Casual $18)
1hr 15mins $172 per term* (Casual $21)
1hr 30mins $203 per term* (Casual $24)
1hr 45mins $230 per term*
2 hours $259 per term*
2hrs 15mins $288 per term*
2hrs 30mins $319 per term*
2hrs 45mins $344 per term*
3 hours $381 per term*
3hrs 15mins $405 per term*
3hrs 30mins $430 per term*
3hrs 45mins $454 per term*
4 hours $478 per term*

Term fees must be paid in the first three weeks of each term. Late payment will incur a $10 administration fee and possible loss of enrolment position. An annual insurance levy of $11 per student ($16.50 per family) will accompany Term 1 fees.

*Term fees are on a 10 week basis (inc GST) and subject to change. 10% discount for 2 children, 15% discount for three children, 20% for four or more children. No refunds will be given for cancellation or missed classes, however make up classes are available.


Dance Shoes & Class Attire

All students must be appropriately dressed for each lesson and this includes general dance wear defining body lines i.e leotards, tights, shorts, leggings, dance pants, singlets, fitted T-shirts and correct footwear. No jeans. Hair off the face. Jewellery should not be worn for safety reasons. Chewing gum is strictly pro-hibited and we highly recommend each student brings a water bottle to class. Please ensure all clothing, shoes and belongings are clearly labeled with your full name.

For the convenience of our students, we have been able to source good quality and affordable tights, body stockings and dance shoes as well as a range of Dance Power hoodies, singlets and tshirts which can be purchased from Reception at our dance studios in Doreen. All children’s and adult sizes are available.

Tinys

  • Pink ballet shoes (elastic)
  • Leotard
  • Ballet skirt

Sub-Jnr

  • Pink ballet shoes (elastic)
  • Leotard
  • Ballet skirt
  • Tan tap shoes

Junior/Inters

  • Black jazz shoes
  • Tan tap shoes
  • Pink ballet shoes (ribbons)
  • Leotard/dance pants
  • Ballet skirt

Young Seniors/Seniors/Advanced

  • Black jazz shoes
  • Tan tap shoes
  • Pink ballet or pointe shoes (ribbons)

Hip Hop/Cheer

  • black jazz shoes or sneakers
  • Dance pants

 


Notice Board

SAVE THE DATES 2016
  • Monday 10 October to Saturday 15 October 2016 – Class Dress Rehearsal & Photos
  • Saturday 22 October 2016 – Ticket Sale Day
  • Sunday 6 November 2016 – Compulsory Dress Rehearsal at the Theatre
  • Wednesday 23 November 2016 – Annual Concert No. 1
  • Thursday 24 November 2016 – Annual Concert No. 2
  • Friday 25 November 2016 – Annual Concert No. 3

Newsletters

Click below to view our newsletters

 


  Laurimar Community Centre
25 Hazel Glen Drive (Cnr Brookwood Ave),
Doreen, Victoria

  9438 5632
   0419 133 366
  info@dancepower.net.au

  P O Box 110 Diamond Creek, Vic 3089

 

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