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Dress Rehearsal Schedule

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on April 29, 2021

You Are Not Alone, You Made a Commitment If you think that when you miss a class or do not attend dress rehearsals that you are not affecting anyone but yourself – YOU ARE WRONG. In fact, you actually hurt your fellow dancers, not the teacher. Although you all have different motives for dancing, when […]

Recital Health & Safety Protocols

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on April 21, 2021

Below are the health & safety protocols that will be in place for our 2021 recital.  The safety of all of our dancers, families, volunteers, and staff is our top priority. In accordance with NYS performing arts event guidelines, performers will be permitted to perform without masks while socially distant on stage.  However, masks are […]

Edge Regionals 2021 Results

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on April 14, 2021

Competition Results The Dance Connection Performance Company competed at their first regional competition of the 2021 season last weekend.  The company attended Edge Talent Competition in Flanders, NJ, which marked their first competition since 2019 after last season’s in-person competitions were cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Nyomi Jurado won the title of Teen Miss […]

Recital Flowers

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on April 5, 2021

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2021 Trophy Recipients

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on March 11, 2021

Four Year Trophies Ruby Nicole Almendarez Evangeline Altunis Nataly Arevalo India Arrillaga Bayla Bogolubsky Breanna Bolger Lynette Burga Susanne Bradley Madairy Cappellan Scarlett Skye Caraballo Isabelle Carelus Zoe Carranza Kaylie Castro Milani Clendaniel Valentina Cruz Bobbi Ell Davis Julianna Doran Addisyn Fernandez Aryah Fernandez Sienna Franz Julia Freisem Emily Garcia Carole Gratzer Mikaela Brooke Houlihan Jade Sky Jacques Emely Joya Olivia Ketcham Dianne Kinnear Lily Kirby Savannah Lopez Sophia Maeder Carly Rose Martinez Sadie Mathers Juliet Fae Mcenaney Eleanor Angelina McRedmond Kamila Grace More Grace Niles Noelle Eve Noonan Lily […]

Easter Paint Party

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on March 3, 2021

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Eggstravaganza

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Recital Name Contest

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on February 26, 2021

Recital Name Contest IT IS TIME ONCE AGAIN FOR OUR 32nd ANNUAL RECITAL NAME CONTEST! Click Here to submit your ideas online! (Or fill out a form at the studio) ENTER AS MANY NAMES AS YOU LIKE USING THE CONTEST SLIP. WE WILL BE DATING ALL ENTRIES EACH DAY. IN THE CASE OF DUPLICATE ENTRIES […]

Dad’s Company Signups

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on February 16, 2021

Sign ups for Dad’s Company will be on Monday, March 1 at 6:00pm Click Here to sign up online or come by the studio and fill out the form! Dad’s Company rehearsals will be held: Tuesday, April 6 9:00-9:45PM Tuesday, April 13 9:00-9:45PM Tuesday, April 20 9:00-9:45PM Tuesday, April 27 9:00-9:45PM Tuesday, May 4 9:00-9:45PM Tuesday, May […]

Spirit Week

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on January 11, 2021

January 18-23 Ninth Annual Spirit Week is Next Week! Are you ready? Dance Connection is holding its eighth annual spirit week next week and we want EVERYONE to get involved!  Wear your Dance Connection Dancewear and/or studio colors (pink, black, blue, and purple).  Style yourself with crazy hair, headbands, bows, ribbons, etc.  (Remember the studio colors!) Check Dance […]

Recital Company Auditions

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on December 29, 2020

The 2021 Recital company will produce a revival of our 2012 production number, Halloweentown. Auditions will be held for the Petite/Junior (ages 7-10) and Junior/Senior (ages 11 & up) companies, on Sunday, January 10, 2021. If you cannot make this audition date, you can book a private lesson to audition within one week of the audition […]

Holiday Party Week

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on December 9, 2020

Holiday Party Week! To be held during class time the week of Wednesday 12/16 through Tuesday 12/22. There may be a surprise guest in Terrific Twos, Preschool and Combo classes….SHH!!! ATTENTION TERRIFIC TWOS, PRESCHOOL AND COMBO CLASS PARENTS These classes will have a Santa’s grab bag instead of the traditional grab bag. PURCHASE A GIFT FOR […]

Giving Tree

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on November 22, 2020

Dear families, Over the years, during the holidays, my staff and I have received many beautiful gifts from all of our thoughtful students. We truly appreciate the gifts we have received. The Dance Connection Christmas Tree is always a reminder of these past gifts. The entire tree is decorated with ornaments given to me over […]

Costume Worksheets

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on November 2, 2020

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