Sunday, April 11, 2010

April UDE Newsletter

Spring is here!
With Spring comes warm weather which also brings more kids outside playing. Please be very careful as you are coming to the dance studio and watch for kids. There are a lot of kids playing in the park and outside at the Towne houses so please drive slow and be aware!
Congrats to UDE Competition Teams
Congratulations to all of our Competition teams for doing so well at Competition in April. We traveled to sunny St. George where we brought home 4 overall High Point Trophies for Teams and Megan Hibbert won Overall High Point with her Solo Winning a 6ft. Trophy and Tiara. Our next Competition will be this Weekend in Layton and Nationals next month at Lagoon!!!
Spring Recital
Spring Recital is set tentatively for Saturday May 22nd at Willowcreek middle school. This will include all dance, Tumbling, and Competitions Teams.
Dress Rehearsal will be held on Friday May 21st at Willowcreek middle school. Competition teams will not need to come to dress Rehearsal! I will send home times for both the recital and rehearsal in the May newsletter.
Picture Day
Pictures will be taken the last week of May by a professional photographer. There will not be normal classes this week only class pictures! I will send home Picture times in the May newsletter
Costumes are rapidly arriving! I will be sending costumes home with those who have paid for them. If you have not paid for your childs costume please do so immediately. THIS WAS NOT PART OF YOUR TUITION AT THE BEGINNING OF THE SESSION. THIS IS AN EXTRA FEE OF $35.
UDE 2010-2011 Competition Team Tryouts!
Tryouts for our Award Winning Competition Teams will be on Tuesday June 7th and Wednesday June 8thTuesday June 7th-for dancers who are at a novice or beginning level9:00-8yrs to 11 yrs old11:00-5yrs to 7 yrs12:30- 12 yrs +Wednesday June 8th-for dancers at an intermediate or Advanced level- Must have clean double preferably triples or quad Pirouettes. Must have very good Technique, fouettes, leaps, etc. This is an audition for our more advance teams!9:00- 8yrs to 11 yrs10:30 - 12 yrs +For more more information or questions email us at
Summer and Fall Registration
Registration for summer Camps and Fall Registration will begin in the middle of May. New schedules will be posted on the blog and website at the beginning of May. Early bird tuition discounts will end July 15th. If you pay tuition in full before July 15th you will receive one month free!
Ultimate Dance Etc. Competition teams are inviting the following dance classes to come and compete with them at the Open Dance Nationals Championships at Lagoon:
Monday ballet/tap 10:00 3yr old class
Monday ballet/tap 11:00 3-4 yr old class
Wednesday ballet/tap 2:30 3-4 yr old class
Wednesday ballet/tap 3:15 4yr old class
Thursday ballet/tap 2:30 3-4 yr old class
Thursday ballet/tap 3:15 4 yr old class

This is an optional performance for these classes. Competition fees are $15 and are due by Friday April 16th. There will be an additional practice for those performing on Saturday May 8th. I need to know ASAP if your dancer is going to perform. I need to register before Saturday April 17th.