DanceTeam

Team Director: Mr. Mike
michaeljohnmelton@gmail.com

Head of Dance Instruction:
Mrs. Monique
dancewestinfo@gmail.com

Studio: 4322 Katella Avenue,
Los Alamitos, CA. 90740
website: dancewest.org

The Dance West Dance Team is designed to teach students how to survive and thrive in competitive environments. If you would like to improve twice as fast, make new friends, and acquire life skills that will serve you long after you finish with the world of competitive dance, Dance Team is the way to go.

Frequently asked Questions:

When can I join? All year long!
Email: michaeljohnmelton@gmail.com   or   dancewestinfo@gmail.com
for a Dance Team evaluation and placement.

How much does it cost?

Monthly Fees:
Team Fee $35
Solo Fee $25 (For solos that are officially training for competition)

One Time Fee: Due July 1, 2018 Jackets – $75

When are the practices? Typically 45 minutes, between 11:15 and 1:30 on Saturday

December 2017:
Ages: 3 to 6 – 11:15 to 12:15 pm – Saturday * Dance West staff, Aydan assisting
Ages: TBA – 12:30 to 1:30 pm – Saturday * Jazley
Ages: TBA – 1:30 to 2:30 pm – Saturday * Jazley
Ages: 10 to 12 – 6:30 to 7:30 pm – Tuesday * Kalani
Ages: 13 to 18 – 5:00 to 6:00 pm – Friday * Emma

Important dates and locations:

Youth American Grand Prix (YAGP) January 25 to 28
Location: Huntington Beach High School, 1905 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA. 92648

Fees Due: October 1, 2017
Deposit $95
Classical and Contemporary $210

Showstoppers (Competition) May 25 – 28
Location: The Disneyland Hotel: 1150 W. Magic Way Anaheim, CA 92802

Fees Due: April 15
Group Fee TBA
Solos TBA

DanceFest 2018 (Studio recital) June 16, Saturday, 2:00pm
Dance Team members perform key roles in this production, and it is considered to be a Dance Team event, as well as a performance featuring Dance West Students.

Cypress USD Last Day of School: May 30
Los Alamitos USD Last Day of School: June 14

Summer Workshop July * TBA

O.C. Fair (performance) July * TBA

Dancerpalooza (Convention) July 24 to 29 * An optional event!
Location: San Diego, Ca.

The Nutcracker August 4 * Dance Team Audition
Dance Team members perform key roles in this classical, full length ballet, and it is considered to be a Dance Team event, as well as a performance featuring Dance West Students.

Los Alamitos USD First Day of School: August 8
Cypress USD Tentative: First Day of School, August 8