Weekly Updates

11/24 Update

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Platinum Dance! This update includes a lot of important updates – so please take the time to read carefully: ZOOM CLASSES: Nov 30 – Dec 17 Our modified zoom schedule begins next week Monday, Nov 30 and runs through Thursday, Dec 17. We do expect all dancers attend [ Read More ]

11/18 Update

December Plans Thank you so much for filling out our parent survey yesterday – 80% of comp families prefer to stay in person (and so do we!). However, with the new governor guidelines we are now limited. Here is what we know now: We cannot “pause” and take 6 weeks off from comp dance We [ Read More ]

11/11 Update

Happy Wednesday Dance Families, here is your weekly update: COSTUMES! It’s time to start organizing your costumes & rhinestoning! Rhinestone supplies are available in the Platinum Store & sample photos are below. Costumes & shoes are being handed out in class as they arrive & they need to be saved for performances & kept in [ Read More ]

The Evolution of a Style

There are three primary styles in the world of ballet: Vaganova (Russian), Cecchetti (Italian), and French Style. Additionally there is also: Balanchine (American), Bournonville (Danish), and Royal Academy of Dance (RAD/British). But how did all of these styles come to be? And really, where is ballet from? The short answer is that ballet began in [ Read More ]

11/4 Update

What a beautiful November day – we hope you were able to get outside and enjoy this beautiful sunshine (& warmth)! Read below for your weekly dance updates: New Exit / Entrance All dancers will use the main entrance to enter & exit the building. All dancers must be masked and comp dancers are encouraged [ Read More ]

10/28 Update

As we celebrate Halloween Week at the studio & move into November – there are many reminders & new updates, so please take a moment to review:  New Exit / Entrance Starting November 2 all dancers (including comp) will use the main entrance to enter & exit the building. Watch for an all studio email [ Read More ]

10/21 Update

Wow what a whirlwind of a week with a SNOW DAY yesterday in October!  Snow Day FAQs Tuition includes one snow day per day of week & we do make-up classes for 2+. Comp dancers can make-up any missed ballet/technique classes using the Ballet Class List & SDT dancers can also schedule make-ups with their [ Read More ]

10/13 Update

Today is the first day of our MEA Break – we hope you get a nice break to spend to family & friends. Classes will resume on Monday, October 19. MEA Break October 14 – 18 is MEA Break – there will be NO dance & the studio will be closed. Crazy Bun Challenge – [ Read More ]