Summer classes have begun!
Welcome to the Quality Dance Program of Hosanna Dance, formerly MainStreet Dance of Ft Pierre, serving Pierre/Ft Pierre and the surrounding area since 2000 ... * Your central South Dakota nationally qualified ballet teachers *
Quick glance at 2017/2018 schedule

Two weeks away!

Classes start September 6 (No classes Monday, Sep 6, for Labor Day)

Please read over the dress code and studio policy.

Please remember to not overbook yourself. Attendance is taken in each class. You need to make it to your classes and be ready when class starts in order to learn, improve, and not fall behind.  Students must attend 80% of their classes to be in performances except in extreme cases due to long illnesses or long absences from the country. If injured, observe class and take notes. Attending class is a necessary part of learning and improving.

The Winter show will be a Snow White Christmas. Runthroughs for the December show will be Mondays in November. It is for all classes. Please add these dates to your calendar in addition to your usual classes.
  Block out these dates on your calendar in addition to your usual classes

                      Runthroughs at the studio on Mondays, Nov 7, 14, 21, and 28
                            - be already dressed, in the studio, and ready to go by 5:30
                      Dress Rehearsal Dec 1

                      Performances Dec 2 & 3.

Fall Workshops
October 21-23
Northern Plains Cecchetti Fall Weekend Workshop

The fall workshop is in Sioux Falls at Dance Gallery.
Cecchetti testing in Sioux Falls -- during workshop weekend
(Examinations take a lot of preparation depending on age & technique but normally 1-2 years is spent studying per grade. If you are interested in testing let us know. Grade 1 starts after the Primary levels which are for ages 5-9)

October 7-9
Dance Network of South Dakota Annual Convention (workshop) 
2016 Convention is October 7-9 in Rapid City at the Holiday Inn Convention Center near the Civic Center.

Cecchetti Examinations

If you are planning on working towards your Cecchetti examinations here are some flashcards to help familiarize yourself with the terminology & theory you will need to have memorized.

What grade are you working on?
Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4,
Grade 5/Elementary Professional level, Grade 6/Intermediate Professional level,...

Student Examinations

If you or your student are interested in getting started with Cecchetti student examinations let us know.

Ballet III and up are eligible to start working on Grade 1. Examinations take a lot of preparation, study, and commitment.
(Normally 1-2 years is spent studying per grade. More as you progress through the grades.)

Our studio is affiliated with the Cecchetti Council of America. All teachers hold certificates in the Cecchetti Method.

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