MKSD Performing Group
2021-22 Season Information
Are you new to Performing Group? Considering it as an option for your child for the first time? Returning member with additional questions? Contact Marianne for a one on one meeting to discuss!
Choreography inspired by works of art
Junior level and higher
Dancer attends classes in Ballet, Lyrical, Jazz (at minimum) in assigned level 2021-22 Season
*Level placements will be emailed out in June with Fall Registration prompt
Turn in your application anytime between May – August 2021
*Form available below for download, or pick up a hard copy at MKSD
MKSD Performing Group members are expected to continue training throughout the summer. Please reach out to Marianne for recommendations. *Pointe students have specific requirement to attend 2 MKSD camps or 1 MKSD camp and Saturday classes.
Optional for all Performing Group Dancers
Solos/duets/trios will be assigned as applications are received.
Rehearsals scheduled with choreographer directly, and may begin as soon as assigned.
Group Dance Casting assigned in August/September
Group Dance Rehearsals begin in October
Advanced Dancers: Day of week/time of rehearsal determined by casting. Weeknight rehearsal (not Friday), and/or Saturday.
Intermediate/Junior Dancers: Friday night rehearsals
January 28 – 30 in RVA: Dance Makers, Inc Competition and Workshops
February 11 – 13: Turn it Around Competition, RVA
March 18 – 27: TBA (seeking one RVA Event during this time frame)
MKSD Recycle costume program continues
Purchase of some costumes for solos and small groups may be needed
Solo/Duet/Trio tuition due at first rehearsal ($320/160/110)
Event fees due per event, not included in tuition ($250 – $600 each)
Fall and winter session tuition includes group rehearsal times, added to invoice
MKSD Performing Group season ends following the final Event, and wrap-up festivities for our dancers. Dancers will then continue regular classes in Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical and any other optional classes, in preparation for a Spring Recital.
Download, print and return this application: