Next Step

Jazz Unlimited is thrilled for another exciting season of “THE NEXT STEP” program. The Next Step Program is a series of rehearsals emphasizing technique and choreography and was developed to supplement weekly scheduled dance classes. This program is designed for students who show promise and who are interested in additional performance opportunities. The dancers will be featured in our annual recitals.

2020 NEXT STEP REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

Group A   Group B  
Saturday, January 4 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, January 4 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, January 11 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, January 11 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, January 25 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, January 25 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, February 1 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, February 1 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, February 15 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, February 15 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, February 22 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, February 22 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, March 7 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, March 7 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, March 14 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, March 14 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, March 21 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, March 21 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, March 28  1:00 – 3:00  Saturday, March 28 1:00 – 3:00 
Saturday, April 25 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, April 25 1:00 – 3:00
Saturday, May 9 1:00 – 3:00 Saturday, May 9 1:00 – 3:00
Sunday, May 17 TBA Sunday, May 17 TBA

AUDITIONS

Auditions will be held on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 at the following times.

Group A ◦ 6-9 years Group B ◦ 10-14 years
1:00 – 2:15 2:30 – 3:45

SIGN UP TO AUDITION FOR NEXT STEP

Parent’s meetings will be held the first 15 minutes of each group’s audition time. The audition will include a warm-up, a few across the floor combinations and a short dance combination.  Dancers should wear dance attire (form-fitting, flexible clothes).  Hair should be pulled away from face.  Bring all dance shoes.  

Before deciding to audition, please make sure your dancer can also fulfill all of the requirements listed below. Emails advising you of which dancers have made the program will be sent no later than Saturday, December 14th.

COST

The cost of the program will be $630. This price includes the cost of a costume but does not include shoes. There is no cost to audition.  Upon acceptance into the Next Step Program, a deposit of $200 is due by December 16th with the balance of $430 due no later than January 4th.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be between 6 and 14 years of age as of September 30th, 2019 – No Exceptions.
  • Must be available for the rehearsal times listed above.
  • Dancers are not permitted to miss more than 2 rehearsals.
  • Dress Rehearsal – SUNDAY, May 17th is mandatory
  • Must be available to perform in every recital – Wednesday, May 27th through Sunday, May 31st.
  • Must SIGN UP TO AUDITION no later than Thursday, December 5th.