Happy Easter everyone! We have just this afternoon and tomorrow afternoon's classes remaining until the holiday starts and we hope you all enjoy a restful break. This is especially important as we have a busy Summer Term coming up with Tap + Modern exams as well as the Showcase. Most excitingly, please see information about our first SUMMER SCHOOL - 'PIROUETTES + POPCORN', taking place 8 - 12th August at St Michael's Community Centre.
1) 'Clifford Studios - Parents' group on Facebook:
About a third of parents have already joined our new group and hopefully lots more by the time this email hits your inboxes! It is a members only closed group and you will need to request to join by clicking HERE.
2) Front Desk Wednesdays:
This afternoon, and every Wednesday going forward, Miss Jo will be manning the Front Desk from 4.30 - 7.15pm. So if you want to pay your fees today then do pop down and we can put them through then and there! You'll definitely be able to take advantage of the EARLY PAYMENT discount if you do!
Just a further reminder about our SUMMER SHOWCASE. Click the button below and you will be taken through to an electronic form which we need you to fill out and return by THURSDAY 31st MARCH. Please complete the form even if you know already that you cannot take part.
P I R O U E T T E S + P O P C O R N A dance, drama, art + movement packed week for ages 3 upwards.
WHEN: Monday 8th - Friday 12th August WHERE:
St Michael's Community Centre, Elm Bank Gardens, SW13 0NX
FUTHER DETAILS: Themed around movies, participants will experience Ballet, Modern, Yoga, DDMix and Acting workshops to name just a few. They will be taught by a variety of experts in their chosen fields. Further details of our teachers and their skills will follow in the coming weeks.
Groups will be split as below:
My First Summer School : ages 3 - 5yrs
(Daily sessions from 9.00 - 9.45am in Modern, Ballet, Yoga + Drama)
Adult Summer School : any age! (Daily sessions from 9.00 - 9.45am in Pilates, Yoga, DDMix + Power Pilates)
We encourage you to drop your child at their class and join in a class of your own!
Junior : ages 6 - 9yrs + Intermediate : ages 10 - 14 yrs (10.00 - 4.00pm with 30 min lunch break each day)
Some sessions will be taken separately however we will be encouraging participants to work together in art, group dance and in trying new movement techniques.
Within daily Ballet and Modern sessions we will be working on pieces for a show at the end of the week for parents to come and watch.
In art sessions we will be working on sets, props and costumes for the performance.
BOOKING SPACES: Spaces will be limited in each age category. We will be advertising the summer school at the Community Centre as well as around Barnes. We are of course offering Clifford Studios pupils the opportunity to book first, AND receive discounts.
To book your place, please complete the enrolment form H E R E and you will be sent payment information. For prices please see below:
My First Summer School + Adult Summer School: Full price: £37.50
If booked before 5th June: £33.75 (10% discount)
If booked before 10th April : £30.00 (20% discount)
3 x mornings : £27.00
1 x morning : £11.00
Junior + Intermediate:
Full price: £250.00
If booked before 5th June : £225.00 (10% discount)
If booked before 10th April : £200.00 (20% discount)
*Siblings taking part will receive 10% off each subsequent child's fees, on top of the above discounts*
Owing the church Maundy Supper, classes tomorrow are as follows:
3.45 - 4.25pm - Grade 1 Tap
4.15 - 5.15pm - Intermediate Voices (Open Studios)
4.25 - 5.00pm - Grade 1 Modern
5.15 - 6.15pm - Junior Voices (Open Studios)
ISTD Tap + Modern:
Please expect a letter in the first week of the Easter holidays with information regarding exams and whether we think your child is ready to take one.
Our decisions are always based on what we believe will be best for your child, drawing from our extensive experience.