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It's that exciting time of summer, time to register online or at our Open House for classes for the 2016-17 Academic Term. We have wonderful things going on this season and we can't wait to see you join us. Classes begin Monday, August 15.   

Families can register online to hold their spot in class. Your reserved spot will be confirmed with your first tuition payment, which will be auto-charged on August 1. 

A personal class recommendation will be sent via email over the next few days to all of our current families. Look for it in your inbox and contact Alyssa with any questions you may have.

Click HERE to view the 2016-17 Academic Term Schedule.

Click HERE to register for classes.

Best regards,

 

Alyssa Scotten & Vicki L. Gillaspy
G. Scotten Talent Center
317-841-1919

FREE Sample Classes - July 29, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

 

Bring your child and invite their friends to come try a FREE sample dance class on Friday, July 29. No experience necessary. Dancewear and shoes are not required. Available classes are listed below. Email Alyssa at Alyssa@GScotten.com to register to attend.

4:30-5 p.m. -- Tiny Tot Ballet (Ages 18 mos.-3)

5-5:30 p.m. -- Discover Dance Tap/Ballet (Ages 3-5)

5:30-6:30 p.m. -- Elementary/Intermediate Combo Tap/Jazz/Ballet (Ages K-4)
 
2016-17 Registration & Open House - July 30, 11am-1pm

 

Our Open House and Registration will be held July 30 from 11am-1pm. During that time, new and/or returning families are invited to tour the studio, ask questions and register for classes with Alyssa. If you've already registered online it is not necessary to attend the Open House; however, you're welcome to visit if you'd like. 
 
Dancewear & Shoes

 

Below is a list of the items you should wear/purchase for your first day of class. These items include a leotard of your choice, tights and shoes and can all be purchased at Kinney Dancewear. 

To finish off the uniform, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary and Tumbling students in the Elementary, Intermediate and Teen divisions will be required to purchase a pair of boy-cut shorts. Information about where and when to purchase the shorts is forthcoming. Sizers will be available for fittings. 

Tiny Talent and Troupe members will also be required to purchase additional dance wear. Information is forthcoming.


DRESS CODE

Tiny Tot
  • Any color and/or style leotard
  • Pink footed tights by Bloch (Style# TO921G-Pink)
  • Ballet skirts and/or tutus are acceptable
  • Pink ballet shoes by Bloch (Style# 205G)
  • Hair pulled up and away from the face
Discover Dance
  • Any color and/or style leotard
  • Pink or Lt. Tan footed tights by Bloch (Style# TO921G-Pink or Lt. Tan)
  • Ballet skirts and/or tutus are acceptable
  • Black "Merry Jane" tap shoes by Bloch (Style# SO352-Black)
  • Pink ballet shoes by Bloch (Style# 205G)
  • Hair pulled up and away from the face
Elementary 1 & 2, Intermediate 1
Example of Camisole Style Leotard
  • BALLET -
    • Solid all black camisole leotard (any brand)
    • Pink adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO9235-Pink)
    • Pink leather "Prolite" ballet shoes by Bloch
    • Hair secured in a bun
  • JAZZ/TAP -
    • Solid all black camisole leotard (any brand)
    • Pink and/or Lt. Tan adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO935-Pink or Lt. Tan)
    • Black "Tap On" tap shoes by Bloch 
    • Black "Super Jazz" jazz shoes by Bloch 
    • Hair secured in a ponytail or bun
  • HIP HOP / TUMBLING -
    • Solid all black camisole leotard (any brand)
    • Lt. Tan adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO935-Lt. Tan)
    • Hip Hop - clean sneakers (reserved for studio use only)
    • Hip Hop - street-style clothing, sweat pants, baggy T, etc. (over leotard and tights)
    • Bare feet for Tumbling
    • Hair pulled up and away from the face
  • BOYS -
    • White t-shirt, black pants or shorts
    • Black "Super Jazz" jazz shoes by Bloch for Jazz
    • Black tap shoes
    • Black ballet shoes
Pre-Teen & Teen
  • BALLET -
    • Solid all black camisole leotard (any brand)
    • Pink adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO935-Pink)
    • Pink leather "Prolite" ballet shoes by Bloch
    • Hair secured in a bun
  • JAZZ/TAP/CONTEMPORARY -
    • Solid all black camisole leotard (any brand)
    • Pink and/or Lt. Tan adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO935-Pink or Lt. Tan)
    • Black "Tap On" tap shoes by Bloch 
    • Black "Super Jazz" jazz shoes by Bloch 
    • Bare feet for Contemporary
    • Hair secured in a ponytail or bun
  • HIP HOP / TUMBLING -
    • Solid all black camisole leotard (any brand)
    • Lt. Tan adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO935-Lt. Tan)
    • Hip Hop - clean sneakers (reserved for studio use only)
    • Hip Hop - street-style clothing, sweat pants, baggy T, etc. (over leotard and tights)
    • Bare feet for tumbling
    • Hair pulled up and away from the face
Tiny Talent and Performing Troupe
  • TINY TALENT
    • Solid all black camisole leotard (any brand)
    • Pink adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO935-Pink)
    • Lt. Tan adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO935-Lt. Tan)
    • Black "Tap On" tap shoes by Bloch
    • Black "Super Jazz" shoes by Bloch
    • Pink leather "Prolite" ballet shoes by Bloch
    • Hair secured in a bun for Ballet (up and away from the face for all other classes)
  • ADVANCED 1, 2, 2A, 3, 4
    • Solid all black camisole leotard (any brand)
    • Pink adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO935-Pink)
    • Lt. Tan adaptatoe tights by Bloch (Style#TO935-Lt. Tan)
    • Black "Cadence" tap shoes by Capezio ("Teletone Extreme" by Capezio if "Cadence" doesn't fit)
    • Tan "Elasta Bootie" jazz shoes by Bloch (Black for boys)
    • Pink leather "Prolite" ballet shoes (Black canvas for boys)
    • Bare feet for Contemporary & Tumbling
    • Clean sneakers reserved for studio use only for Hip Hop
    • Street-style clothing, sweat pants, baggy T, etc. (over leo and tights) for Hip Hop
    • Bare feet for tumbling
    • Hair secured in a bun for Ballet (up and away from the face for all other classes)
2016-17 Calendar

The following "at a glance" listing reflects important dates and upcoming events. 
  • July 25: Online Registration begins for 2016-17 Academic Term
  • July 29: Free Sample Classes (4:30-6:30 p.m.)
  • July 30: Registration & Open House (11 a.m.-1 p.m.)
  • August 15: First Day of Academic Term classes
  • September 5: Labor Day, Studio Closed - No Classes
  • October 24-27: Parent Observation Week (Halloween Dress-Up)
  • November 7-10: Ticket Redemption Week
  • November 14-17: Costume Carnival (Fittings, Payment Due)
  • November 22-27: Thanksgiving, Studio Closed - No Classes
  • December 12-15: Parent Observation Week
  • December 19: Last day before Holiday Break
  • December 20 - January 2: Holiday Break, Studio Closed - No Classes
  • January 3: First day back after Holiday Break
  • January 16: MLK Jr. Day, Studio Open - Classes as usual
  • February 20: Presidents Day, Studio Open - Classes as usual
  • March 6-9: Parent Observation Week
  • March 28-April 9: Spring Break, Studio Closed - No Classes
  • May 1-4: Ticket Redemption Week
  • May 15: 2017-18 Tiny Talent Informational Meeting, 8:15 p.m. (Intent to participate form due May 22)
  • May 22: 2017-18 Performing Troupe Informational Meeting, 8:15 p.m. (Intent to participate form due May 30)
  • May 29: Memorial Day, Studio Closed - No Classes
  • June 5-8: Bring-A-Friend / Awards Week
  • June 12: Last day of Academic Term classes
  • June 13-14: Student Production Pictures at GSTC
  • June 15: Dress Rehearsal at NHS (Tiny Tot, Discover Dance & Elementary Classes) - 5:15 p.m. arrival / 6 p.m. start
  • June 16: Dress Rehearsal at NHS (Intermediate, Pre-Teen, Teen & Advanced Classes) - 5:15 p.m. arrival / 6 p.m. start
  • June 17: Student Productions (Noon, 4p.m., 7 p.m.)
  • June 19-23: GSTC Stummer Camp (9 a.m.-4 p.m. / Grades K-12) / Required for students auditioning for the 2017-18 Performing Troupe)
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