Cheshire Dance Centre

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Please call the studio at (203) 699-8888, email us at Info@CheshireDanceCentre.com, or visit us on Facebook for the latest news and updates.

The Cheshire Dance Centre is located at 328 Industrial Avenue, Cheshire, CT 06410.

Fall classes start on September 5th, 2017.

Open registration will take place August 29th through August 31st, 2017 between 3 and 7 PM. No appointment necessary.

Important Dates

September 5, 2017 — January 29, 2018
First Term (18 Weeks)
September 5, 2017
Classes Begin; 1st Term and 1st Installment Payments Due
September 16, 2017
Seibert Dancers perform at Cheshire Fall Festival
September 17, 2017
Cecchetti Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker Auditions at CDC
October 8, 2017
Cecchetti Day at CDC
October 9, 2017
No Classes/Columbus Day
October 16, 2017
2nd Installment Payments Due
November 6 — 10, 2017
Parents Open House/Visitation Week
November 22 — 25, 2017
No Classes/Thanksgiving Break
November 27, 2017
3rd Installment Payments Due
December 9 & 10, 2017
The Nutcracker Performances
December 11, 2017 — January 1, 2018
No Classes/Holiday Break
January 2, 2018 — January 29, 2018
First Term Continues
January 2, 2018
Classes Resume/First Term Continues
January 15, 2018
No Classes/Martin Luther King Day

Our Classes

Cheshire Dance Centre admits students without regard to race, color, gender, religion, or national origin. Classes are offered for 3½ year-olds through adults, beginner through professional levels.

Children's Division

Recommended one day per week

KinderDance
3 1/2 years by September 1st
Pre-Primary
5 years
Primary Ballet & Pre-Tap
6 years
Ballet 1B, Pre-Primary Tap (ISTD)
7 years

Student's Division

Recommended 2 days per week Cecchetti grades 1 & 2; 3 days per week Cecchetti grades 3 — 6

Cecchetti Ballet Grades 1 — 6
Ballet 1A — 6
ISTD Tap Grades Primary – 4
Primary Tap – Tap 4
Ballet 1A, Primary Tap
8 years
Modern 1/2, 3/4, Intermediate
8 — 15 years
Jazz 1,2
10 years (elementary school)
Pre-Pointe/Pointe 1
Must meet eligibility requirements

Pre-Professional Division

Recommended 4-5 days per week of ballet

Cecchetti Ballet Grades 7 — 10
Ballet 7 — 10
ISTD Tap Grades 5, Intermediate, Advanced 1 & 2
Tap 5, 6, 8, 9, 10
Modern Advanced
15+ years
Jazz 1 — 3
10 — 17 years
Pointe 1,2
Must meet eligibility requirements