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Exams

Every year exams are held for Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop and Contemporary, and they are usually around August/September. An Examiner comes in to examine the Students on what they have learnt from the start of the year. They are each given a ‘Report Sheet’ stating the mark and a quick comment. The marks are as follows: Pass, Pass Plus, Commended, Highly Commended, Honours, Honours with Distinction. They are then given a Certificate with their name and mark on it. The Exams are not compulsory but because this is a major part of the year and it gives the students […]

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Concert

Every year we have an annual dance concert performed twice at Claudelands Arena. It is held in November with the entire dance studio taking part. Each class learns a dance which fits into the theme of the concert; the students learn the dance in class after exams in term 3 and polish it in term 4. Each class hires a costume and the fee is approx $40-$52 per costume per student. Each student is required to supply and wear make-up for the performance. Students must attend all lessons as teachers need to sort out and perfect the routine and formations. […]

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Uniform

DFX Uniform – to be worn in class. Intro 1 / 2 / 3 Jazz Purple and pink unitard, plain black ankle socks. Intro 4 Jazz Purple and pink unitard, plain black jazz shoes, with plain black ankle socks. Intro 5 / Elementary 1 / 2 / 3 Jazz Purple and black leotard, black cycle pants, plain black jazz shoes, with plain black ankle socks. Intermediate 1 / 2 / 3 Jazz Black DFX top and DFX leggings, plain black jazz shoes or foot undeez, knee pads – for Intermediate 2. Advanced 1 / 2 Jazz Black DFX singlet and DFX leggings, […]

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