This program offers intensive technical training to develop and strengthen posture, placement, flexibility, balance, coordination, and rhythm. GIFTED students participate in workshops, classes, rehearsals, visiting artists, costume use, community outreach performances, annual concert, special events, etc. Students are accepted by audition only. Online registration is not available for accelerated classes. Registration must take place in person.
Students must have ballet, tap, and modern training and be recommended by an instructor or audition for this program.
Ages: 10 -18 years Dates:
Winter: Mondays and Thursdays, January 29 - April 5, 2018
Spring: Mondays and Thursdays, March 5 - May 3, 2018
GIFTED Ballet- Mondays from 5:30-7:00
GIFTED Modern/Jazz-Mondays 7:00-7:45
GIFTED Tap-Mondays from 7:45-8:30
GIFTED Rehearsal-Wednesdays 5:30-7:30
GIFTED Ballet-Thursdays from 5:30-7:00,
GIFTED Company Class-Thursdays from 7:00-8:30 Time: 5:30-8:30 pm Fee: $38 ACC residents, $57 non-residents A $4 fee will be added for costume usage for the Spring Recital; costume fee is not scholarship eligible Location:East Athens Educational Dance Center, 706-613-3624 Registration:Registration takes place on site. Winter registration is underway. Spring registration begins Saturday, February 10 at 9:00 a.m. for ACC residents. Non-residents may register starting Monday, February 12 at noon.
Dress Requirement: Girls: Black leotard, skin tone transitional tights, pink ballet shoes, black jazz and tap shoes. (No Underwear) Boys: White fitted t-shirt or tank t-shirt, black biker shorts, black ballet, jazz, and tap shoes.
Parents are required to purchase dancewear prior to the start of class.