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WELL DONE!

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The 2017 Revue was a huge success!

We are proud of all our CODS students

who performed so well.

Thanks to everyone who helped us

        PAINT THE TOWN!


Studio Rehearsal Schedule

STUDIO REHEARSALS :

THURSDAY JUNE 1st AND FRIDAY JUNE 2nd

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE SCHEDULE


Revue Line Up 2017

Click on link below to download a copy of the 2017 Revue Line Up

REVUE LINE UP 2017


IMPORTANT DATES

  • Reserved Seating Information

    SATURDAY, MAY 13 AT 3:00 CDT
    **See next post for detailed instructions**

  • Highlight Form

 

In our revue program we showcase the accomplishments of our students in the performing arts.

Forms must be returned to the studio ASAP.  Email information to Cindy.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A HIGHLIGHT FORM

 

  • T-shirt Order Form

 

Last day to order t-shirts Saturday, May 13

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A T-SHIRT ORDER FORM

 

  • Revue Lineup

 

Updated line up will be emailed and posted in the studio.  Please check that your dancer has at least 3 numbers between performances.  This is to insure that you have enough time for costume changes.

 

  • Dress Rehearsal

 

Week of  Monday, May 15 – Saturday, May 20 during class.

All costumes must be complete for this rehearsal – headpieces, tights, shoes, etc.

Revue information, backstage and program passes will be distributed.  Parents must attend.

 

  • Last Day of Class

 

Tuesday, May 30


  • Rehearsal at the Pontchartrain Center

 

Wednesday, May 31, 2017  5:00 p.m.

Pointe and Advanced classes will rehearse last.

 

  • Rehearsal at the Studio


Thursday, June 1 and Friday, June 2

Schedule to follow – each class will have a 30 minute rehearsal at the studio.

 

  • Revue

 

Saturday, June 3, 2017 – 6:00 p.m. – Pontchartrain Center

Williams Blvd. at the Lake

**Please note START TIME….6:00 pm.!

 


Online Ticketing-Reserved Seating

The ticketing site will open Saturday, May 13 at 3:00 p.m. (CDT)

Seats will be on a first come, first served basis.

All fees must be paid in full to receive the link and codes.

By Thursday, May 11 you will receive an email from DRT with a link to our ticketing page along with a priority code and a coupon code.  The priority code is for you to gain access to your allotted number of seats (1 student – 8 seats, 2 students – 10 seats, 3 students – 12 seats). The coupon code will deduct $5.00 for each of your complimentary seats at checkout.

This information will be sent to the email address provided on your studio account at registration.

** please check your spam folder if you do not receive your email.**

Click here to see the process for obtaining tickets


View Proofs

View proofs and select your

pictures for the program

Tuesday, May 2 – Monday, May 8

                                                    Proofs can be viewed before or after class.

At this time you will select the picture(s) you would like for the program

and for picture packages you ordered. 

Additional orders can be placed when you view proofs.

Viewing times: Monday - Thursday 4:15 – 4:30, 5:45 – 6:00,  7:15 – 7:30, 8:15 -8:30

Friday 4:15 – 4:30, 5:30 – 5:45

Saturday 9:45 – 10:00, 11:15 – 11:30, 12:45 – 1:00.

Proofs can not be taken out of the studio!

Students will not be allowed to view proofs without a parent present.


CODS welcomes to our faculty Lauren Guynes

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Lauren Guynes is a dancer and choreographer from the small town of Terry, MS. In 2013, Lauren received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Dance Performance and Choreography from the University of Southern Mississippi. During her time at Southern Miss, she performed with the USM Repertory Dance Company. She had the privilege of working with student and faculty choreographers, as well as guest artists such as InSpirit, Glen Me…ynardie, Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company and ClancyWorks Dance Company. After graduation, she had the opportunity to perform as a guest artist with Hattiesburg’s Hub Dance Collective. She then moved to New York City where she had an internship with WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company. During her time in New York, she performed the work of Kelly Ferris-Lester at the 2014 Brockport Alumni Concert and the 2014 DUMBO Dance Festival. Lauren then relocated to Mobile, AL in 2015 where she began teaching dance for all levels at Gulf Coast Dance Alliance. She has since been a guest choreographer for numerous dance programs in Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana, as well as performing alongside Hub Dance Collective in the 2015 Chicago Harvest Dance Festival. Most recently, Lauren has joined the Marigny Opera Ballet in New Orleans. She is excited to start this new chapter of her career in performance, as well as sharing her love of dance through teaching.


CODS shorts 2

CODS embroidered shorts – 18.95.
Child XS – Adult XL 2 1/2″ inseam

Order by email (cindy@orydance.com) or at the studio.
Limited number of pair in stock + 5 days for monogramming.


the GLOW ROOM…Celebrate your Birthday with us!

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Parties at THE GLOW ROOM are a fabulous way to celebrate a birthday or other special occasion!  We take your event to the next level with our GLOW ROOM! The lights are off, the disco ball is turning, the BLACK LIGHTS are on while your party guests dance to our awesome music, play organized games with our friendly staff, and light up the room with glow accessories!

 

Before all the GLOW fun begins, party guests will enjoy food and drink and prepare their glow accessories in our Party Room. The lights will be on in our Party Room.  The Party Room will be set up with tables and basic accessories. You can bring in your own birthday décor and make it your own! After 45 minutes in our Party Room, your party will be moved into our GLOW ROOM, the excitement and amazement will not be contained once THE GLOW ROOM door opens!  The last 30 minutes of the party will be in the Party Room singing Happy Birthday and enjoying cake and ice cream.

 

Our parties are like no other in the area. We offer a unique experience that is organized, safe and fun. You and your party guests will never have to share our venue with ANY other party.  When you party with us, all of our attention is on you! Our staff is pure perfection and wants to make your party easy, effortless, fun and fabulous! We want to help you make amazing memories for your birthday kiddo.

Click on these links:         INFORMATION            CATERING               FAQ

 

For more information contact Ashley Gutterman 415.609.4874

Visit our facebook page.

 


SURPRISED!

Cindy Finale

As part of the CODS 30 year celebration, Miss Cindy’s dance teacher, Miss Ann Maucele, was invited to attend the revue.   It was a “secret” until the finale, when Miss Ann came to the stage for a presentation.  

Our dance teachers will always hold a special place in our hearts!

 

 


Musical Theatre Class

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MUSICAL THEATRE

This exciting  class will cover all the aspects of the Broadway stage….including stage directions, acting, singing and dancing.

Students will be taught auditioning techniques that will prepare them to venture into community theater.  Students will become more confident, well-rounded performers.

  • AGE:   9 & up
  • LENGTH:   1 hour
  • DAY & TIME:   Saturday 10:00 – 11:00 AM
***FOR ALL CODS CLASSES, CLICK ON THE “CLASSES” TAB***