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Barrington
Bristol
Jamestown
Middletown
Newport
Portsmouth
Tiverton
Warren

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By Location
01Oct12

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BARRINGTON



BALLET -BALLROOM,JAZZ,TAP,BALLET,FORMATION
Director-Nelia Lawton
Mailing address
5 Juniper Street
Barrington, RI 02806
Phone: 401-245-1119
Email:
Website: http://dancenelia.com
The Director of Providence Theatrical Ballroom and Jazz Project, (PB&J), offers ballroom lessons and workshops at
Ballet Pretige
211 Waseca Ave
Barrington RI 02806
updated 01Oct12

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BARRINGTON DANCE CENTER
32 Bay Spring Ave
Barrington RI
Phone 401-246-1300
posted 11May98.07Jan02

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CENTERSTAGE DANCE ACADEMY
BALLET,JAZZ,TAP
CLOSED
Children,teens and some adult
20 West St
Barrington RI
Phone 401-247-7587
(updated 10Jan02/21Mar06)

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BALLROOM & LATIN DANCING BY NELIA LAWTON-BALLROOM,JAZZ,TAP,BALLET,FORMATION
Director-Nelia Lawton
Mailing address
5 Juniper Street
Barrington, RI 02806
Phone: 401-245-1119
Email:
Website: www.nelialawton.net
The Director of Providence Theatrical Ballroom and Jazz Project, (PB&J), offers ballroom lessons and workshops at
Barrington Democratic Club
86 Roffe Street
Barrington RI
The current schedule can be found in riDance's Social Dance Class section.
updated 6Oct12

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BRISTOL


ABBREVIATIONS
BT-Ballet
PT-Pointe
TP-Tap
JZ-Jazz
LY-Lyrical
HH-Hip Hop
MD-Modern
AF-African
CA-Cajun
FL-Flamenco
HA-Hawaiian
IR-Irish
ME-Middle Eastern
ZD-Zydeco
BA-Ballroom
AT-Argentine Tango
HU-Hustle
CN-Country
LI-Line
LA-Latin
SL-Salsa
SW-Swing
SQ-Square
RD-Round
PO-Polka

NA-New Age
BN-Baton
CH-CheerLeading
MA-Martial Arts
AC-Acrobatics
BW-Bodywork
(Pilates,Yoga,Stretch etc)
CS-Circus Skills
FE-Fencing
GY-Gymnastics
MU-Music
TH-Theatre
P-Preschool
C-Child
T-Teen
A-Adult

Ballet Center-BT,JZ,MD
Ballet Prestige-BT
Driven Artists-TP,JZ,BT,TH,C/T/A
Extensions-BT,JZ,TP,P/C/T/A
Shannon's School of Dance-BT,TP,JZ,PT,LY,HH
Rick Williams-SQ,LI,T/A

THE BALLET CENTER
CLASSICAL BALLET,JAZZ,POINTE,MODERN

89-2 Gooding Avenue
Bristol RI 02809
Phone 401-254-2847
Email
Bristol RI 02809
http://www.balletprestige.com
Garance Nienhuis, Director
Floor Marley
Ages three thru adult
The Ballet Center offers many ballet classes including ballet movement. Adults have a Saturday morning class beginner class as well as an intermediate monday night class.
2 annual performances per year including Nutcracker
posted 11May98.updated 01Oct12

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BALLET PRESTIGE
RUSSIAN STYLE BALLET,JAZZ,MODERN

211 Waseca Avenue
Barrington, RI 02806
Phone: 401-467-6698 & 401-345-6596
Email: Vera.Kur@cox.net
Website: http://www.BalletPrestige.org
Director: Vera Kurmasheva
Ages: 7 years to adult

from Russian Ballet with Love

Classical ballet (Vaganova Method), Pointe, Variations, Historical Dance, Jazz, Modern and workout

Ballet classes for children (7+), teens and adults Special morning classes for adults

Ms. Vera Kurmasheva, Master of Fine Arts (Almaty, Kazakhstan) and Mr. Zhanat Baidaralin, Master of Fine Arts (Moscow, Russia), introduce a new ballet studio – Ballet Prestige. Our mission is to teach world-class ballet based on a Russian syllabus universally known as the Vaganova Method. This step-by-step method was especially designed to build a comprehensivly developed ballet dancers.

We are glad to share more than 40 year’s stage and teaching experience in Europe, Asia & USA with all of our students. Ballet Prestige offers a comprehensive ballet program along with ballet heritage, variations, pointe, jumps, and turn techniques historical dances, and workout all of the highest professional level. Classical ballet is the principal discipline in our school. We will devote a lot of attention to technical skills, stamina, musicality, and understanding of the classical ballet movements, artistic presentation and vocabulary. Students will receive personal attention from experienced and dedicated teachers.

Faculty: Vera Kurmasheva (MFA), Zhanat Baidaralin (MFA-Moscow)

BALLET PRESTIGE 2007/2008 SCHEDULE
Fall Schedule starts Tuesday September 4, 2007
MONDAY
9:00-10:30am Workout and beginner ballet technique (adults)
4:00-5:00pm Beginner ballet technique
5:15-7:15pm Advanced ballet technique/Pointe

TUESDAY
4:00-5:30pm Intermediate ballet technique
5:30-7:00pm Teen and adult ballet technique
7:00-8:00pm Beginner Ballet

WEDNESDAY
9:00-10:30am Workout and beginner ballet technique (adults)
4:00- 5:00pm Beginner ballet technique
5:00-6:30pm Advanced ballet technique

FRIDAY
4:00-5:30pm Intermediate ballet technique
5:45-7:45pm Advanced ballet technique/variations

SATURDAY
9:00-10:00am Beginner ballet technique
10:00-11:30am Teen and adult ballet technique
11:30-12:15pm Pre-ballet
12:15- 1:15pm Jazz/Modern Beginner
1:15-2:15pm Jazz/Modern Int /Advanced

updated 16Oct07

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DANCEWORKS SCHOOL OF DANCE EDUCATION
BALLET,POINTE,JAZZ,TAP,PRESCHOOL

62 Gooding Ave
Bristol RI 02809
Phone 401-253-5114
Email: lisa@danceworks-ri.com
Website: http://www.danceworks-ri.com
Director Lisa Carissimi
Ages 2 1/2 through teens

DANCEWORKS 2007/2008 SCHEDULE
Schedule starts Tuesday September 4, 2007
MONDAY
ROOM A
4:45-5:30 JR JAZZ 3 (11-12 yrs)
5:30-6:15 JR TAP 3(10-12 yrs)
6:15-7:00 JR HIP HOP (11-13 yrs)
7:00-8:00 SENIOR HIP HOP (16-up)
8:00-8:45 JR HIP HOP (13-14 yrs)
ROOM B
4:00-4:45 JR BALLET 2 (10-11 yrs)
4:45-5:30 JR JAZZ 2 (10-11 yrs)
5:30-6:15 JR TAP 4(11-13 yrs)
6:15-7:00 JR BALLET 3 (11-12 yrs)
7:00-7:45 JR MODERN (11-13 yrs)
8:00-9:00 SENIOR MODERN 3 (16-up)

TUESDAY
ROOM A
4:00-4:45 JR BALLET 4 (11-13 yrs)
4:45-5:30 JR JAZZ 4 COMPETITION LEVEL(11-13 yrs)
5:30-6:15 JR BALLET 4 (11-13 yrs)
6:15-6:45 JR POINTE 1 (11-13 yrs)
6:45-7:45 SR BALLET 5 (16-18 YRS)
7:45-8:15 SR POINTE 5 (16-18 yrs)
8:15-9:15 SR COMP JAZZ (16-17 YRS)
ROOM B
4:00-4:45 JR HIP HOP 2 (10-12 yrs)
4:45-5:30 JR JAZZ 4 (11-13 yrs)
5:30-6:15 JR HIP HOP 1 (8-10 yrs)
6:15-7:00 JR JAZZ 1 (9-10 YRS)
7:30-8:15 SR TAP (16-18 yrs)
8:15-8:15 SR JAZZ (16-18 yrs)

WEDNESDAY
ROOM A
10:00-10:30 PS BALLET 1 (3-4 YRS)
3:45-4:25 PJR JAZZ 1 (7-8 yrs)
4:25-5:05 PJR JAZZ 2 (8-9 yrs)
5:05-5:45 PJR TAP 1 (7-8 yrs)
5:45-6:45 SR BALLET 2 (13-15 yrs)
6:45-7:15 SR POINTE 2(13-15 yrs)
7:15-8:15 SR COMP JAZZ (16 -18 YRS)
8:15-9:00 SR TAP (16-18 yrs)
ROOM B
3:45-4:25 PJR TAP 2 (8-9 yrs)
4:25-5:05 PJR BAL 1 (7-8 yrs)
5:05-5:45 PJR BAL 2 (8-9 yrs)
5:45-6:45 SR BAL 4 (15-17 yrs)
6:45-7:15 SR POINTE 4 (15-17 yrs)
7:15-8:15 SR MODERN 3(14-17 YRS)
8:15-9:15 SR BAL (15-17 YRS)

THURSDAY
ROOM A
3:00-3:30 PS BALLET 2(4-5 YRS)
3:45-4:30 JR BALLET 1 (9-10 YRS)
4:30-5:00 PS BALLET 3 (5-6 YRS)
5:00-5:45 SR TAP (13-15 YRS)
5:45-6:45 SR JAZZ COMP (13-15 YRS)
6:45-7:30 JR BALLET 5 (13-14 YRS)
7:30-8:30 SR ADV BALLET (17-UP)
8l30-9:00 SR POINTE 6 (17-UP)
ROOM B
4:00-4:30 PS TAP 3 (5-6 YRS)
4:30-5:15 JR TAP 1 (9-10 YRS)
5:15-6:00 JR JAZZ 1 (9-10 YRS)
6:00-6:45 JR JAZZ 5 (11-13 YRS)
7:30-8:30 JR/SR MODERN 2 (13-15 YRS)

SATURDAY
ROOM A
9:00-9:30 PS BALLET 1 (3-4 YRS)
9:30 - 10:00 PS TAP 2 (3-4 YRS)
10:00 - 10:30 PS BALLET 3 (4-5 YRS)
10:30 - 11:00 PS TAP 4 (6-7 YRS)
11:00 - 11:40 PJR BALLET 1 (7-8 YRS)
11:40- 12:20 PJR TAP 2 (8-9 yrs)
12:20-1:00 PJR TAP 1 (7-8 ys)
ROOM B
9:00 - 9:30 PS BALLET 2 (4-5 YRS)
9:30 - 10:00 PS TAP 3 (4-5 YRS)
10:00 - 10:30 PS BALLET 4 (6-7 YRS)
10:30 - 11:00 PS JAZZ 2(5-7 YRS)
11:00 - 11:40 PJR BALLET 2(8-9 yrs)
11:40 -12:20 PJR JAZZ 1 (7-8 YRS)
12:20-1:00 PJR JAZZ 2 (8-9 yrs)

posted 14Jan02.updated 14Aug07

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DRIVEN ARTISTS: SCHOOL FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

TAP,JAZZ,BALLET,IMPROV,THEATRE,CREATIVE MOVEMENT,VOICE

207 Gooding Avenue
Bristol, RI 02809
Phone 401-525-8153
Artistic Director: Dawn Souza
Email: info@drivenartistsperformingarts.com
Ages: 5 through adult

DRIVEN ARTISTS SPRING 2008
Classes start April 1, 2008
All voice and instrumental classes are available by appointment

Monday
3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Tap, Jazz, Ballet 5-6 yrs.
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Tap, Jazz, Ballet (7-9)
5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Tap, Jazz, Ballet (10-12)

Tuesday
3:00-4:00 Tap, Jazz, Ballet (13-15)
4:00-5:00 Tap, Jazz, Ballet (16-18)

Wednesday
5:00-6:00 Improvisation for Teens (7 Week Seesion)
6:00-7:00 Scene Study for Teens (7 Week Session)
7:00-8:00 Scene Study for Adults (7 Week Session)
8:00-9:00 Movement for the Actor (Adults) (7 Week Seeion)
All theater classes will have a culminating performance

Thursday
5:00-6:00 Ballet (Adults)
6:00-7:00 Jazz (Adults)
7:00-8:00 Tap (Adults)
8:00-9:00 Hip Hop (Adults)

Friday
Open for music class appointments

Saturday
9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Creative Movement 5-7 yrs
10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.Creative Movement 8-10 yrs
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Creative Movement 11-13 yrs

posted 15Mar08

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EXTENSIONS SCHOOL OF DANCE
BALLET,JAZZ,TAP

Colt Plaza
490 Metacom Ave
Bristol RI 02809
Phone: 401-253-5902
Fax: 401-253-8673
Email: extensions@cox.net
Michelle Spina, Artistic Director
Level: 3 years to adult
updated 09Aug05

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SHANNON'S STUDIO OF DANCE EDUCATION

PRESCHOOL,BALLET,TAP,JAZZ,POINTE,LYRICAL,HIPHOP

JUMPS 101 Shannon Court
Bristol,RI 02809
Phone 401-253-2212
Artistic Director- Shannon DeFusco
Email: MissShannon@shannonsdance.com
Website: http://www.shannonsdance.com
Ages: 3 through adult
Registration: August 2007 (Registration available online)
Recital: Dance Concert 2007 will be held at Barrington High School on June 16 & 17. General Admission $12.00
Shannon's Studio of Dance Education was selected to appear in the 2006 Competition and Convention Yearbook from the publishers of Dance Teacher & Dance Spirit magazine as part of the 50 Studios Making Moves. In 2004, they were voted 'Best Dance Lessons' in RI Monthly's Best of RI issue
posted 04Jun02.updated 09Jan07

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RICK WILLIAMS
COUNTRY LINE DANCING,SQUARE DANCE

27 Fernwood Road
Bristol, RI 02809
401-440-4792
Email: williams@wwpdesign.com
Website: http://www.dancewithrick.com
Rick Williams is a Square Dance Caller, A Country Western DJ and a Country Line Dance Instructor. He is available for Clam Bakes, Weddings, Birthday Parties, Church Groups, Western Fun Nights and more.
posted 11Mar04

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JAMESTOWN



ISLAND FOLK DANCE & SONG SOCIETY
FOLK DANCE

Jamestown RI
Information 401-423-2284
Website: http://www.jamestownri.com/ifdss
Founded in 1998, by Christine Ariel and her husband, B.J. Whitehouse who are active singers and dancers. IFDSS is a tax-exempt corporation and is a group affiliate of the Country Dance and Song Society and the Folk Arts Center of New England. They hold dances and classes usually in East Greenwich, but are available for other locations. See their website at http://www.jamestownri.com/ifdss/dancelist.htm for the extensive list of American and International Folk Dances Christine can teach.
posted 22Jul03

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JAMESTOWN PARKS & RECREATION
BALLET/CHOREOGRAPHY/YOGA/PILATES

FOR JAMESTOWN RESIDENTS ONLY
Community Center
22 West Street
Jamestown RI
Information 401-423-7211
Website: http://www.jamestownri.net/rec.html
Pre-Ballet, Ballet I thru III as well as Dance Technique and Teen Choreograhy and Pilates taught by accomplished teacher and Island Moving Co dancer, Mary Beth Murphy. Classes for adults in Yoga, Pilates and Tai Chi are also offered.
posted 22Nov02

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MIDDLETOWN



ABBREVIATIONS
BT-Ballet
PT-Pointe
TP-Tap
JZ-Jazz
LY-Lyrical
HH-Hip Hop
MD-Modern
AF-African
CA-Cajun
FL-Flamenco
GK-Greek
HA-Hawaiian
IR-Irish
ME-Middle Eastern
ZD-Zydeco
BA-Ballroom
AT-Argentine Tango
HU-Hustle
CN-Country
LA-Latin
SL-Salsa
SW-Swing
SQ-Square
RD-Round
PO-Polka

NA-New Age
BN-Baton
CH-CheerLeading
MA-Martial Arts
AC-Acrobatics
BW-Bodywork
(Pilates,Yoga,Stretch etc)
CS-Circus Skills
FE-Fencing
GY-Gymnastics
MU-Music
TH-Theatre
P-Preschool
C-Child
T-Teen
A-Adult

All Star Dance-JZ,BT,PT,TP,LY,P/C/T/A
Gladding School-BT,TP,JZ,LY,PT,HH
Joe&Mary Sousa-BA,A
Off the Curb-HH,C,T,A




ALL STAR DANCE ACADEMY
JAZZ,BALLET,POINTE,TAP,LYRICAL,PRESCHOOL

Relocating From Newport on August 3, 2007
1341 West Main Road #19
Middletown, RI 02842
Phone 401-849-9555
Director: Kelley L. Pakenham
Website: www.allstardanceacademyri.com
Level: Beginner thru advanced
All Star Dance Academy is dedicated to providing students with technical accuracy, artistry and instilling a genuine passion for the movement.
posted 09Jul03.updated 1Aug07

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ATKINS DANCE SCHOOL
BALLROOM DANCING

Sara Atkins has retired. Her classes continue with Joe & Mary Souza
Phone 401-846-0026
Knights of Columbus Hall
Valley Road
Middletown RI
posted 09Jul03/updated 18Aug04

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GLADDING SCHOOL OF DANCE
BALLET,TAP,JAZZ,POINTE,LYRICAL,HIP HOP

Aquidneck Island's Premier Dance Studio 390 West Main Road
2nd floor
Middletown, RI 02842
Phone 401-846-4598
Mailing address 24 Sheffield Ave/Newport 02840
Directors- Patricia C. Callahan & Cathy Callahan
Ages 2 1/2 to adult
Tricia Callahan was named 2002 RIAHPERD Dance Teacher of the Year
Member Dance Masters of America, Dance Teachers Club of Boston & RI Dance Alliance
updated 09Jul05

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JOE & MARY SOUZA-BALLROOM DANCING
Knights of Columbus Hall
Valley Road
Middletown RI
Phone 401-847-6438
No partner required
Singles, couples, all ages welcomed
See schedule at riDance's Social Dance page.
posted 18Aug04

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OFF THE CURB-HIP HOP
HIP HOP,FUNK,THEATRE,PILATES

Jackie Henderson-Director
Off the Curb
Bridge to Fitness
951 Aquidneck Avenue
Middletown RI 02842
Phone: 401-847-2872
Email:
Website: http://www.offthecurb.com
My Space: http://www.myspace.com/offthecurb

OFF THE CURB WINTER & SPRING 2008 SCHEDULE
Monday
6:30pm Latin Funk - Eddie
7:30pm Video Dance - Eddie
Tuesday
6:30pm Striptease Aerobics - Eddie
7:30pm Open Hip Hop – Akeia
Wednesday
6:30pm Tighter Assets - Jackie
7:30pm Open Hip Hop – Jackie
Thursday
6:30pm Cardio Funk - Jackie
7:30pm – Open Hip Hop - Shawn
Saturday
10:15am Cardio Funk - Jackie
RATES:
Cost: Single class: $10 (drop-ins are always welcome)
One month unlimited: Student- $40 Adult- $50
RULES:
You must be on time or you won't be allowed in class!!
NO street shoes or black soled shoes in the studio!!
Knee pads are a plus!!!
See all OTC classes at riDance's Off The Curb page.
RATES:
One Month Unlimited: Student $35.00 Adult: $45.00
updated 1Jan08

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NEWPORT


ABBREVIATIONS
BT-Ballet
PT-Pointe
TP-Tap
JZ-Jazz
LY-Lyrical
HH-Hip Hop
MD-Modern
AF-African
CA-Cajun
FL-Flamenco
GK-Greek
HA-Hawaiian
IR-Irish
ME-Middle Eastern
ZD-Zydeco
BA-Ballroom
AT-Argentine Tango
HU-Hustle
CN-Country
LA-Latin
SL-Salsa
SW-Swing
SQ-Square
RD-Round
PO-Polka

NA-New Age
BN-Baton
CH-CheerLeading
MA-Martial Arts
AC-Acrobatics
BW-Bodywork
(Pilates,Yoga,Stretch etc)
CS-Circus Skills
FE-Fencing
GY-Gymnastics
MU-Music
TH-Theatre
P-Preschool
C-Child
T-Teen
A-Adult

All Star Dance (relocated to Middletown)
East Bay Ballroom-BA,T,A
Newport Academy of Ballet-BT,PT,JZ,TP,PS/C/T/A




EAST BAY BALLROOM - BALLROOM,LATIN,SWING
Information: 401-849-5678
Email: sara@eastbayballroom.com
Website: http://www.eastbayballroom.com
Sara Coelho - Instructor
Private and group lessons available
NEWPORT
Vasco Da Gama
Fenner Ave Club
15 Fenner Avenue
Newport RI 02840
Phone 401-849-5678
Tuesday Night Latin (2 hour class)
7:00 – 10:00 Cha Cha, West Coast Swing, Foxtrot PLUS open dancing with bar available!
Thursday Night Ballroom (2 hour class)
7:00 – 10:00 Two Step, Salsa, Waltz PLUS open dancing with bar available!
$15 for the night 7-10pm
$50 for the month of Tuesday's OR Thursday's
$75 for unlimited group classes for the month
$5 for dance only 8:30 -10:00 Plus bar available!!
Sign up to today for the month and SAVE.... 1-401-849-5678
posted 24Jul06

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NEWPORT ACADEMY OF BALLET
BALLET,TAP,POINTE,JAZZ

GRAND JETE Miki Ohlsen-Director
Home of The Island Moving Co - Newport's resident dance company.
3 Charles St
second floor
Newport RI
Phone 401-849-8473
Classes for adults and children
Quality dance instruction for all ages and interest level and training for those with professional career goals.
Dress code:
For girls: Black or pink leotard, pink tights, pink shoes and hair up and off neck
For boys: White t shiry, black tight and black shoes
Children under 6 & adults: No dress code
updated 1Aug07

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TWO FOR TANGO
BALLROOM

CLOSED IN 2004
Paul & Roxanne LaCroix teach four week sessions of 45 minute ballroom dance classes featuring two dances a month - one beginner, one intermediate .
posted 11Jan02.updated 15May05

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PORTSMOUTH



OFF THE CURB-HIP HOP
HIP HOP

Headquarters
Jackie Henderson-Director
136 West Main Rd
Portsmouth RI
Phone 401-849-1118
Email: offthecurb@offthecurb.com
Web Site http://www.offthecurb.com/classes.htm
This semester OTC is teaching in Newport
updated 05Sep03

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POSITION ONE SCHOOL OF DANCE
BALLET,POINTE,JAZZ,TAP,MODERN,LYRICAL,HIP HOP,PRESCHOOL

1994 East Main Rd
Portsmouth RI
Phone 401-683-2119
Website: http://www.positiononeschoolofdance.com
Director: Lyndsey M. Stewart
Faculty: Lyndsey Stewart, B.A. Dance Performance & Susan Rodrigues
Member: Dance Educators of America, Professional Dance Teachers Association, RI Dance Alliance, Portsmouth Business Association
Classes for 2 1/2 years thru adult
Beginner to Pre-professional
Home of the Position One Performing Arts Troupe
Regional and National Champions
Dance Olympus Grande Champions for 6 years
Dance Educator's of America President Cup Winners - 2001


POSITION ONE SCHOOL OF DANCE 2007/2008 SCHEDULE

MONDAY
Adult Morning Class 9:30 – 10:30
Beginner Pointe 3:30 – 4:00
Intermediate/Advanced Pointe 4:15 – 5:00
Ballet/Jazz/Tap 5:15 – 6:15
Troupe Class 6:30 – 8:00

TUESDAY
Morning First Steps 9:00 – 9:30
Morning Combo Class 9:45 – 10:30
Ballet/Tap Combo 3:30 – 4:15
Ballet/Jazz 4:30 – 5:30
Ballet/Jazz/Tap 5:45 – 7:15
Ballet/Jazz/Tap 7:30 – 9:00

WEDNESDAY
Ballet/Tap 3:30 – 4:15
Ballet/Lyrical 4:30 – 5:00
Ballet/Jazz/Tap 5:15 – 6:45
Troupe Class 7:00 – 8:30

THURSDAY
Adult Morning Class 9:30 – 10:30
Ballet/Jazz/Tap 4:00 – 5:30
Ballet/Jazz/Tap 5:45 – 7:15
Adult Class 7:30 – 8:45

FRIDAY
Ballet/Jazz/Tap 3:30 – 4:30
Hip Hop Intro 4:45 – 5:30
Hip Hop (8-10) 5:45 – 6:30

SATURDAY
First Steps 8:45 – 9:15
Ballet/Tap 9:30 – 10:15
Ballet/Jazz/Tap 10:30 – 11:30
Intro To Modern 11:45 – 12:30
Troupe Class 12:45 – 1:45

updated 28Aug07

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STEPPIN OUT DANCE STUDIO
BALLET,POINTE,TAP,JAZZ,ACROBATICS

35 Dyer Street
Portsmouth RI
Phone 401-683-5232
Lisa Mailloux-Director
Member Dance Educators of America amp; Dance Masters of America
updated 09Jul03

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TIVERTON


ABBREVIATIONS
BT-Ballet
PT-Pointe
TP-Tap
JZ-Jazz
LY-Lyrical
HH-Hip Hop
MD-Modern
CM-Creative Movement
AF-African
CA-Cajun
FL-Flamenco
HA-Hawaiian
IR-Irish
ME-Middle Eastern
ZD-Zydeco
BA-Ballroom
AT-Argentine Tango
HU-Hustle
CN-Country
LA-Latin
SL-Salsa
SW-Swing
SQ-Square
RD-Round
PO-Polka
NA-New Age
BN-Baton
CH-CheerLeading
MA-Martial Arts
AC-Acrobatics
BW-Bodywork
(Pilates,Yoga,Stretch etc)
CS-Circus Skills
FE-Fencing
GY-Gymnastics
MU-Music
TH-Theatre
P-Preschool
C-Child
T-Teen
A-Adult


Broadway Dance Academy-JZ,BT,PT,TP,HH,BW,CM
Dance Fusion-BT,PT,LY,MD,JZ,HH,TP,BW
The Dancing Spirit Studio-ME,MD,BW,C/T/A
Rosemary's School of Dance Tiverton-BT,PT,MD,TP,JZ,HH,LY,P/C/T/A



BROADWAY DANCE ACADEMY
JAZZ,HIP HOP,TAP,BALLET,POINTE,CREATIVE MOVEMENT,FITNESS

1060 Crandall Road
Tiverton, RI 02878
Phone: 401-954-6800
E-mail: Dmarcoux1@cox.net
Web: http://broadwaydanceacademy.bravehost.com
Director: Dawn Marcoux
Ages: 3 through adult
Open House: Saturday August 26, 2006 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
The mission of Broadway Dance Academy is to provide a safe, welcoming and fun atmosphere for all, while still providing a high quality of dance education and technique. We hope to share the love of dance, as an art form and provide opportunities for the students to enhance their performance skills. We will encourage the students to continue to strive to reach their own individual best.
posted 07Aug06

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DANCE FUSION
BALLET,POINTE,LYRICAL,MODERN,JAZZ,HIP HOP,TAP,FITNESS

315 Main Road
Tiverton, RI 02878
Phone: 401-624-2966
E-mail: scouto@dancefusionri.com
Web: www.dancefusionri.com
Directors: Sara Couto and Christina Nogueira
Ages: 2 thru adult
Grand Opening in August, 2005
posted 04Jul05

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THE DANCING SPIRIT STUDIO
CREATIVE MOVEMENT,INTERPRETIVE ORIENTAL STYLE BELLY DANCE,MIDDLE EASTERN,MODERN

Tiverton RI
Home phone 401-624-4289
Studio phone 401-624-6731
Cell phone 410-338-9905
Email barb@thedancingspirit.com
Website: http://www.thedancingspirit.com
Ms. Barbara Derecktor-Donahue - Teacher, performer, choreograper
See schedule at riDance's Middle Eastern Dance page
posted 07Jul03/updated 30Aug03

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ROSEMARY'S SCHOOL OF DANCE EDUCATION
Ballet,Pointe, Modern,Tap,Jazz,Hip Hop,Lyrical,Creative Movement, Yoga

1719 Stafford Rd
Tiverton RI 02878
Phone 401-624-2283
Email: RsmryDance@aol.com
Website: www.rosemarysdance.com
Directors: Bethany Rose Medeiros and Alissa Marie Brule
Preschool thru adult
Rosemary's offers a learning environment for every type of dancer pre-school through professional. Celebrating 32 years of excellence in dance education! Member of Dance Teachers Club of Boston, The National Dance Education Organization, Dance Alliance of Rhode Island and the Sigma Beta Delta Honor Society for Business and Administration. Second location in Warren.
STAFF
Alissa Brule - Co-Director of Rosemary's School of Dance Education Tiverton Location, also teaches at the Warren location, Hampden Meadows School in Barrington, Orlo School in East Providence, and Renaissance Academy in East Providence
Bethany Medeiros - Co-Director of Rosemary's School of Dance Education Tiverton Location, Artistic Director of Rosemary's Warren Location, member of Dance Teachers Club of Boston, Dance Alliance of Rhode Island, National Dance Education Organization. Also teaches dance at Hampden Meadows (Barrington), Reynolds Arts Magnet School (Bristol), Kickemuit Middle School (Warren) and Barrington Middle School.
Kim Johnson - RIC Dance Company member
Samantha Medeiros - member of Dance Teachers Club of Boston, Dance Alliance of Rhode Island, National Dance Education Organization. Currently teaches dance at Guiteras School (Bristol), Hampden Meadows School (Barrington) and the Newman YMCA.

ROSEMARY'S SCHOOL OF DANCE EDUCATION
2007/2008 SCHEDULE
Classes start in September and run through June 2008
Registrations are now being accepted

Monday:
4:00-4:30 Level 1 Ballet (ages 4 1/2-6)
4:30-5:00 Level 1 Tap
5:00-5:30 Level 1 Jazz
5:30-6:30 Primary Tap (ages 9+)
6:30-7:30 Primary Jazz
7:30-8:15 Ballet Choreography

Tuesday:
1:00-1:30 Level 1 Ballet (ages 2 1/2 - 4)
1:30-2:00 Level 1 Tap
4:00-4:45 Level 2 Ballet (ages 6-8)
4:45-5:30 Level 2 Jazz
5:30-6:15 Level 2 Tap
6:15-7:15 Pre Hip Hop

Wednesday:
4:00-4:45 Hip Hop (Up to age 12)
5:00-5:45 Hip Hop (ages 12+)
5:45-7:15 Ballet Technique
7:15-7:45 Pointe
7:45-8:30 Adult Jazz/Ballet

Thursday:
10:00-10:30am Level 1 Ballet (ages 2 1/2 - 4)
10:30-11:00 Level 1 Tap

Saturday:
9:00-9:30 am Level 1 Ballet (ages 2 - 4)
9:30-10:00 Level 1 Tap
10:00-10:30 Level 1 Ballet (ages 4 1/2 - 6)
10:30-11:00 Level 1 Tap
11:00-11:45 Level 2 Ballet (ages 6-8)
11:45-12:00 Level 2 Tap
12:00-12:45 Level 2 Jazz
2:00-3:00 Modern (ages 12+)
posted 11Jul06.updated 21Sep07

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WARREN



ABBREVIATIONS
BT-Ballet
PT-Pointe
TP-Tap
JZ-Jazz
LY-Lyrical
HH-Hip Hop
MD-Modern
CM-Creative Movement
AF-African
CA-Cajun
FL-Flamenco
HA-Hawaiian
IR-Irish
ME-Middle Eastern
ZD-Zydeco
BA-Ballroom
AT-Argentine Tango
HU-Hustle
CN-Country
LA-Latin
SL-Salsa
SW-Swing
SQ-Square
RD-Round
PO-Polka
NA-New Age
BN-Baton
CH-CheerLeading
MA-Martial Arts
AC-Acrobatics
BW-Bodywork
(Pilates,Yoga,Stretch etc)
CS-Circus Skills
FE-Fencing
GY-Gymnastics
MU-Music
TH-Theatre
P-Preschool
C-Child
T-Teen
A-Adult


Michelle Kaminsky-CA,ZD,T/A
Rhode Island Fencing Academy-C/T/A
Rosemary's School of Dance Education-BT,PT,TP,JZ,LY,P,C/T/A



MICHELLE KAMINSKY
CAJUN,ZYDECO,APPALACIAN CLOGGING,CLOGGING

Phone 401-246-2720
Email: mkfiddle@earthlink.net
One of the musicians from the esteemed cajun group Magnolia, Michelle Kaminsky has been teaching cajun and zydeco dance for over 12 years at the various cajun festivals in and around RI as well as in her own group classes. Her teaching style could be described as laid back, lots of fun, and well worth the price. She is (as is the rest of Magnolia) available for weddings, parties, private lessons, and special events. You can see her Cajun/Zydeco lessons at riDance's Cajun/Zydeco Page. posted 18Jan01.updated 08Sep03

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RHODE ISLAND FENCING ACADEMY
FOIL,EPEE,SABER,PENTATHALON

16 Cutler Street
Warren, RI 02885
Phone: 401-245-7902
Email: info@islandfencing.com
Website: http://www.islandfencing.com/index.htm
The Rhode Island Fencing Academy offers classes (including a summer camp) for fencers of all levels, as well as for those who are eager to become fencers. Classes are seven weeks long with a weekly hour-long class. At the conclusion of each semester the Academy holds an electric tournament for all enrolled students. In addition they host a fencing club and have just started a pentathalon training center. Additional locations in Providence and East Greenwich, RI.
(posted 03Jan02/updated 16Feb04)

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Rhode Island Fencing Academy
Foil,Epee,Saber
16 Cutler Street
Warren, RI 02885
Phone: 401-245-7902
Email:
Website: http://www.rifac.com

The Rhode Island Fencing Academy offers classes (including summer camps) for fencers of all levels, as well as for those who are eager to become fencers.

Classes are six weeks long with a weekly hour-long class. At the conclusion of each semester the Academy holds an electric tournament for all enrolled students. In addition RIFA hosts an active fencing club.

Hours generally open at our main location in Warren - Tuesday through Friday 2-9pm and Saturdays 10-4pm.

Additional location in Warwick

posted 03Jan02.updated 8Aug08

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ROSEMARY'S SCHOOL OF DANCE EDUCATION
Ballet,Pointe,Modern,Tap,Jazz,Hip Hop,Lyrical,Creative Movement, Yoga

70 Wood Street
PO Box 114
Warren RI 02885
Phone 401-245-9750
Email: RsmryDance@aol.com
Website: www.rosemarysdance.com
Director: Bethany Rose Medeiros
Ages: Preschool to Adult levels
Recital: TBA May 2008 East Providence High School Auditorium
Rosemary's offers a learning environment for every type of dancer pre-school through professional. Celebrating 33 years of excellence in dance education! Member of Dance Teachers Club of Boston, The National Dance Education Organization, Dance Alliance of Rhode Island, the Sigma Beta Delta Honor Society for Business and Administration and the National Honor Society for Dance Arts.

Second location in Tiverton


FALL SCHEDULE 2007-2008 YOUNG DANCER DIVISON ONLY
(Please call for Main and Adult Dance Division Schedules)
Classes start 1 September, 2007

Monday
Studio B
Hip Hop (ages 8-9) 4:30-5:15
Studio C
Ballet 4:00-4:30 Level 1-3
Tap 4:30-5:00 Level 1-3
Jazz 5:00-5:30 Level 1-3 and 1-4

Tuesday
Studio A
Ballet 10:00-10:30 Level 1-1 and 1-2
Tap 10:30-11:00 Level 1-1 and 1-2
Studio C
Ballet 4:00-4:40 Level 2
Tap 4:40-5:20 Level 2
Jazz 5:30-6:00 Level 2

Wednesday
Studio A
Ballet 4:00-4:45 Level 3
Tap 4:45-5:30 Level 3
Studio B
Hip Hop (ages 6-7) 4:00-4:45
Studio C
Hip Hop (ages 7-8) 4:45-5:30
Jazz 5:30-6:15 Level 3
Hip Hop (ages 8-9) 6:30-7:15

Thursday
Studio A
Ballet 1:00-1:30 Level 1-1 and 1-2
Tap 1:30-2:00 Level 1-1 and 1-2
Studio C
Ballet 4:00-4:30 Level 1-4
Tap 4:30-5:00 Level 1-4
Jazz 5:00-5:30 Level 1-4

Saturday
Studio A
Tap 9:10-9:50 Level 2
Ballet 9:50-10:30 Level 2
Jazz 10:30-11:15 Level 2
Studio B
Ballet 9:00-9:30 Level 1-1
Tap 9:30-10:00 Level 1-1
Ballet 10:00-10:30 Level 1-2
Tap 10:30-11:00 Level 1-2
Ballet 11:00-11:45 Level 3
Jazz 11:45-12:30 Level 3
Tap 12:30-1:15 Level 3
Studio C
Ballet 9:15-9:45 Level 1-3
Tap 9:45-10:15 Level 1-3
Jazz 10:15-10:45 Level 1-3 and 1-4
Ballet 10:45-11:15 Level 1-4
Tap 11:15-11:45 Level 1-4

STAFF
Bethany Medeiros - Artistic Director, member of Dance Teachers Club of Boston, Dance Alliance of Rhode Island, National Dance Education Organization, National Dance Arts Honor Society. Also teaches dance at Hampden Meadows (Barrington), Reynolds Arts Magnet School (Bristol), Kickemuit Middle School (Warren) and Barrington Middle School.Samantha Medeiros - Director, member of Dance Teachers Club of Boston, Dance Alliance of Rhode Island, National Dance Education Organization. Currently teaches dance at Guiteras School (Bristol), Hampden Meadows School (Barrington) and the Newman YMCA.
Samantha Medeiros - Director, member of Dance Teachers Club of Boston, Dance Alliance of Rhode Island, National Dance Education Organization. Currently teaches dance at Guiteras School (Bristol), Hampden Meadows School (Barrington) and the Newman YMCA.
Alissa Brule - Co-Director of Rosemary's School of Dance Education Tiverton Location
Jessica Fontaine
Jamie Laramee
Meredith Behr - Also teaches at Newport Ballet Academy
Germaine Olear
Kim Johnson - RIC Dance Company member
Curtis Robinson
Debbie Brzozowy - Director of Studio 34 Dance Company
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FORMER STUDENTS
Kimberly Beaureguard - Director of Kimberly's School of Dance Education in Florida
Alicia DiMasi - Dances with AndaryDance, and a former member of the Rhode Island College Dance Company and Dance Planet
Alissa Brule - Co-Director of Rosemary's School of Dance Education Tiverton Location
Alicia DiMasi - Dances with AndaryDance, and a former member of the Rhode Island College Dance Company and Dance Planet
Kim Johnson - RIC Dance Company
Rebecca Read LaFerriere - Director of Physical Attitude Ltd (Pascoag)
Kristen Mello - Dean College Dance Program
Amanda Pion - Dean College Dance Program
Amanda Walmsley - Dean College Dance Program
Jessica Coelho
Christena Murphy - Artistic Director of Chance To Dance and Director of On Your Toes Dance Studio
Cindy LoSasso - is the Assistant Director and teaches for Chance to Dance
Jessica Coelho
updated 30Jun05.16Aug07

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