Park Cities Dance | The Dallas Conservatory

A Little Bit of New York in Dallas

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Nilas Martins Teaches Masterclasses at The Dallas Conservatory May 22-24

Former New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Nilas Martins visits The Dallas Conservatory to teach masterclasses open to the DFW dance community May 22-24.  A Repetiteur for The Balanchine Trust and Master Faculty/Judge  for Youth America Grand Prix International Student Ballet Competition (YAGP), Martins will teach students and professionals ages 12- adult in a series of six ballet technique, pointe and repertoire classes for 2 levels.

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Recital Photo Contest

Post your best recital photos AND VIDEOS. Tag Park Cities Studios and Jacqueline Porter on Facebook for a chance to win $100 towards summer study! Not on Facebook? Send to photos@parkcitiesstudios.com. Enter by May 3rd, 5 pm. Winner will be announced May 5th! Must like Park Cities Studios on Facebook to be eligible.

2017 Recital When I Grow Up!

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Check-In Times With Dressing Room Assignments

Show 1 – 10:30 am | Show 2 – 2:00 pm | Show 3 – 5:30 pm

 Dress Rehearsal Order-Friday, April 28 >

Saturday, April 29th

10:30 AM | 2:00 PM | 5:30 PM

McFarlin Auditorium 

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RECITAL DVDs

Pre-order your DVDs today!  Videos will be taken by Perfect Eye Production which always does an excellent job capturing the performance!

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CALLING ALL ARTISTS!  

We invite dancers of all ages to submit artwork based on this year’s recital theme: When I Grow Up. All artistic mediums will be accepted and chosen pieces will be displayed in the lobby at recital! Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your performers artistic talents! Artistic works can be turned in to the Main Office upstairs at the studio. We can’t wait to see the creativity!


VOLUNTEER

This show is not possible without your help!! We are still in desperate need of volunteers to help backstage at the show and at dress rehearsal.  For the safety of our performers we ask for 2 volunteers per class to stay with the students during rehearsals and show.  Please help us make this show the best it can be!!

**Volunteers at the performance will be able to come into the auditorium to watch their class perform from the front two rows of the theater.  Volunteers get the best seats in the house AND are able to experience all of the backstage magic!!**

Email volunteers@parkcitiesstudios.com with YOUR NAME, YOUR DANCERS NAME, DANCERS CLASS DAY/TIME, and if you are volunteering at DRESS REHEARSAL OR SHOW.

SUMMER CAMPS + CLASSES

Park Cities Studios is now offering: Film-Making, Photography + Writing!!

Co-Ed Camps + Intensives for 2-year olds to Adults run June 5 – August 18.

Documentary Filmmaking | Photography | Creative Writing | Journalism | Musical Theatre | Acting | Singing | Opera | Tumbling | Ballet | Jazz | Hip Hop | Tap | Contemporary | Kicks/Leaps/Turns | Boys Only

Registration Opens February 10th!! Film-making, Photography and Writing camp and class schedules to be announced February 10th.

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Auditions May 7th

Summer intensive training is the performing arts student’s most powerful tool for real progress. Whether your student is just beginning to show a spark of interest, or already eats, lives and breathes to perform, he should be a part of our extensive, nationally-acclaimed Summer Intensive program. Dancers, Singers and Actors from throughout DFW and beyond age 8-18 should audition May 7th. (Ages listed as of June 5, 2017.)

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Wacky Tacky + Bring a Friend Week!

Tuesday, October 25 – Monday, October 31

Celebrate Wacky Tacky Week by dressing up in your favorite costume or attire that you are still able to dance and move in and as a special treat, bring a friend! Students are invited to bring along their ‘BFF’ all week! Just have them complete the waiver below:

WACKY TACKY BRING A FRIEND WEEK WAIVER

October 25th – 31st only so don’t miss it!

ROCKEFELLER CHRISTMAS AT THE MAJESTIC

Our 9th Annual Holiday Show, “Rockefeller Christmas at The Majestic” showcases Radio City-style fun for all ages. The show stars American Ballet Theatre’s Arron Scott and features jazz dancing, tap dancing, singing and Act II of The Nutcracker! 2 matinees, one day only December 4th at the famous Majestic Theatre. Ages 4 to senior. Get your tix EARLY!!

December 4, 2016 | 1:00 pm + 4:30 pm | Majestic Theatre

Tickets will go on sale Saturday at 10:00 am.

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The Little Mermaid Jr. Tickets Now On Sale

Little Mermaid Tickets On Sale Now

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Register Now for Spring Break Camps!

Spring Break 2016 Camps have been announced for ages 2-8 years olds. Registration in now open. Register early to get the best selection.

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Introducing PCS After Dark

INTRODUCING 

the hippest adult dance 

program in North Texas!

Our classes fuse the art of Dance with fitness fun

for the absolute beginner to professional artists.

Whether you’re looking for a fun way to spend the

evening by starting a new activity,

or reignite a passion for dance from your past,

or simply broaden your current training,

we have a class just for you!

 

Rock the Barre

Funk Fusion

D-Town Funk

Uptown Funk Fit

Rhythm and Riffs

Wicked Broadway

All That Tap

Uptown Funk Fit

Modern Lines

Good Vibrations Gentle Jazz

5,6,7 Strut – Beginning January 19

Heel Esteem – Beginning January 21

The Cutting Edge Contemporary – Beginning January 27

Absolute Beginning Ballet – Beginning February 9

 
Classes 6:15 pm – 9:30 pm

Main Studios and Annex

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WINTER CAMPS – ENROLL NOW! LIMITED SPOTS AVILABLE!

REGISTER TODAY!

info@ParkCities Studios.com

C.A.S.T. PRESENTS DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID, JR.

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Pro Ballet Schedule

Pro Ballet is held Monday, Wednesday and Thursday with Avant!

ROCKEFELLER CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR TICKETS ON SALE NOW

Ticket sales for our Rockefeller Christmas Spectacular go live at 9 am today! Reserve your spot to see some of Dallas’ TOP student singers and dancers + guest artist, Arron Scott of American Ballet Theatre!

December 6, 1pm & 4:30pm at Dallas City Performance Hall

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AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE’S ARRON SCOTT PERFORMS AT PARK CITIES STUDIOS

Arron ScottPark Cities Studios | The Dallas Conservatory introduces this year’s Sugar Plum Cavalier Arron Scott, soloist with world-renowned American Ballet Theatre.  The New York dance star will join 75 of PCS/TDC’s award-winning students as they present “Rockefeller Christmas Spectacular 2015”.  The Radio-City style show features the 2nd Act of THE NUTCRACKER, in which Mr. Scott will partner TDC student, Rachel Rohrich, playing the Sugar Plum Fairy. Ms. Rohrich, 14, is a 2-time Hope Award and 2-time Youth Grand Prix winner at the international Olympics of Ballet, Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP).

The 2015 Rockefeller Christmas Spectacular plays on Sunday, December 6th with 2 matinees – 1:00 pm & 4:30 pm at Dallas City Performance Hall. Tickets go on sale November 3rd. General seating tickets are $20 and patron seating tickets are $75 benefiting the Student Scholarship Fund.  For tickets please email info@parkcitiesstudios.com or call 214.357.8888.

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PCS|TDC Students Performing at Park Cities Festival!

Performance times for PCS | TDC
1:45-2 pm
2:50-3:15 pm

Our NEW Morning Arts Conservatory is a ‘GO’!

Grand Opening Today!
MORNING ARTS CONSERVATORY
A private arts education for students ages 3-6 to explore
Dance, Theatre, Art and Creative Expresssion
CONTACT US TODAY TO ENROLL!
info@ParkCitiesStudios.com | 214.357.8888

 

LESSON ONE: MARY POPPINS!
MAC Students will start the year off right by studying Mary Poppins, the Broadway Musical! They will learn songs, choreography, monologues, and create art work based on this favorite story about a magical nanny!
They will also learn basic improv skills and have lessons in singing and acting. It’s going to be a supercalifragilisticexpialidocious month!
 
Lois Leftwich Headshots Aug 2014MEET LEAD TEACHER, MS. LOIS!
Dallas native, Louis Leftwich, has been performing and teaching for many years in NYC and Conneticut and is delighted to be back in Dallas and leading our new Morning Arts Conservatory!
 
Read Ms. Lois’s full bio HERE!

MORNING ARTS CONSERVATORY INFO SESSIONS!

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Visit us at Park Cities Studios, first floor 
to speak to our Director of Education, Destiné Grobe, and learn more about MAC!
 
Tuesday, September 8
Wednesday, September 9
Monday, September 14
 
9:30-11:30 am

Rockefeller Auditions this Saturday!

DANCE PERFORMANCE TOMORROW!

Interested in joining Park Cities Studios | The Dallas Conservatory and want to see what we’re all about? Come see our top students perform tomorrow, August 21 at 3:45 pm! Our Int’l Summer Dance Intensive guest faculty members will host an hour-long demo of what the students have been working on all week. See work by Katrina Killian, Jeff Rogers, Shea Johnson and Carlos dos Santos, Jr. in Studio B, upstairs at TDC. This will be the PERFECT example of what your child can expect to learn as a student of PCS | TDC!

ROCKEFELLER AUDITIONS AUG 29!

Questions? Write info@ParkCitiesStudios.com or call 214.357.8888

CSE + TESE Auditions Saturday!

Audition to perform in our Singing Ensembles!
Saturday, Aug 15th, 1-4 pm
No appointment necessary; first come, first serve!
 
Children’s Singing Ensemble (CSE) Auditions, Ages 8-12
Teen Elite Singing Ensemble (TESE) Auditions, Ages 13-17
Please Prepare :
  • 2 contrasting traditional Broadway songs – 32 bars each
  • Bring your sheet music in the correct key
  • Be prepared to sing the whole song if requested!
Audition Fee : $25
These Auditions are for Students who have not already been accepted into our TDC Year-Round Program for Musical Theatre or were not in CSE/TESE last year.

 

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