“Dancers’ Decisions: Quitting Dance to Study”.

“Dancers’ Decisions: Quitting Dance to Study”.

On occasion, some upper-level dancers feel the need to quit or take a break from dancing in order to focus more on their studies. It is completely understandable that you feel the need to improve your grades. However, dancing is an outlet for your stresses that you encounter in everyday life. With each stretch of a tendu, you forget about the fight you had with your friend, with each cambré, your worries about the test you have the next day melt away, with each grand battement, you stop focusing on the nagging pimple you have on your forehead. Dance is...

SPRING PERFORMANCE REHEARSAL FOR SUNDAY MAY 28TH

SPRING PERFORMANCE REHEARSAL FOR SUNDAY MAY 28TH Sunday, May 28th 12:00  Coppelia (Matinee) 1:15 Coppelia (Evening) 2:30 Prepro 4 Character 3:00 Prepro 4A Character 3:30 OPENING (JEFF SHADE) 4:30 Prepro 4A Contemporary 5:00 Prepro 5A Contemporary 5:30 Prepro 6 Both Contemporary pieces 6:30 Le Cirque

How dance prepares you for your “second act”

How dance prepares you for your “second act”

It is not uncommon to hear some of our pre-professional dancers planning for their “second-act”, or what they plan to do after high school level dancing. Many of our seniors are attending prestigious universities with rigorous majors, such as Computer Science at Washington University in St. Louis and at New York University, and Biology at Case Western Reserve University (on full scholarship). They also plan to double major in Dance. Our Pre-Professional Level Six students dance approximately twenty hours a week, and still manage to pack in those high grades. Why? Dancing has more benefits than what meets the eye....

Wexford Dance Academy Summer Dance Camps

Wexford Dance Academy 2017 Summer Dance Camps SESSION 1  JUNE 11- JUNE 15TH SESSION 2  JULY 17 –  JULY 21ST SESSION 3  AUGUST 14- AUGUST 18TH SESSION 4  AUGUST 28TH – SEPTEMBER 1ST (PRE PROFESSIONAL 5A/5B & 6 ONLY) To register for one of the 2017 Camps please visit or contact the studio/ Space is limited

First Steps Dance Workshop

First Steps Dance Workshop

First Steps Dance Workshop is a non-profit organization which offers a series of Creative Movement/Beginner Ballet classes and activities. We began last year in the Turks and Caicos Islands, collaborating with the Turks and Caicos Friends of the Arts Foundation, and worked with 15 budding dancers (ages 3-4) providing ballet shoes, tights, costumes, and crafts, as well as flight tickets and lodging for our instructors. In order to grow our program, not just in the Turks and Caicos Islands, but in our commuinity and in other areas around the world, we are asking for funding. Your contribution will mean the...

Wexford Dance Academy Holiday Performance at the Hillman Center for Performing Arts

A beautiful performance by Wexford Dance Academy in they 2016′ Holiday Performance at the Hillman Center for Performing Arts

Wexford Dance Academy – Children of the world “dance”

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