Our Dance Blog
How is it December already? We're gearing up for some amazing holiday performances and are ready to enjoy the season of joy and giving with our dance family. Giving the gift of dance is the perfect way to inspire friends, nieces and nephews, or even bring as a white elephant gift. You can feel great about giving a gift that continues to educate and inspire. On top of that, when you're supporting a small business you're supporting the dreams of its clients and staff. We're excited for al…
We hope you had an awesome time at our Fancy Fall Festival! The weather has finally changed and it officially feels like autumn. Can you believe there are only 53 days until Christmas? The holidays are upon us - and that means even more fun and deals at the studio! There are holiday camps, Black Friday deals, and joy to be had all around as we prepare for our end of the year performance. We hope that this season you are able to fall back into dance, fall in love with a new style, or fal…
Are you ready for costumes, events, and so much more?! Here's a quick recap of everything happening this month so that you're in the loop. It's starting to get dark a bit earlier, please make sure your dancers know to wait inside the studio lobbies for pick-up after dance class! Fall weather is also intermittently sneaking in there, make sure you have a back up dance sweater in the car for the random days when it is chilly. We have a Fancy Fall Festival at the end of the month an…
It's time to get back into the swing of things! We're ready for fall, pumpkin spice, and spooky season (even if it's still 92 degrees in Sacramento). Just a quick message to keep you in the loop about important deadlines and all of our fun events for fall as that school schedule start to fill up. Keep reading to find out what to add to your calendar!
September Studio Updates
✨We are CLOSED for classes Monday, September 5th
We appreciate those who serve and make the lives we have…
Can you believe school starts this month? Time flies and we hope that you're having an amazing summer! We took time in July to rest, grow our staff, attend teacher conventions, and get ready for the new season! We released cast lists for our Competition and Performance Groups, we're still holding camps, and we're double checking to make sure everyone is in the right class as we start August. Phew, that's a lot! As we start a new dance year, we want to say thank you for being a part of o…
Happy summertime! Beat the heat at the studio by taking advantage of our July special. Thank you for such a successful recital! Dancing with Disney made our hearts happy, not only to be back in the theater but to see the smiling face of our students. Speaking of seeing faces, have you met our new instructors during recital? We're excited to introduce you! More than anything, we're grateful and excited to grow our dance family ✨
✨July Studio Updates
- Don't forget about 4th of July Parade! If…
✨June means Recital Magic!
Can you believe recital month is here?! We could not be more enthusiastic to share the magic of the stage through Dancing With Disney. Whether you're participating in recital, decided this wasn't your year, or are eagerly awaiting our holiday show we hope that you've enjoyed learning some fun routines with your favorite teachers. Make sure you mark your calendars for our upcoming summer break dates and reserve your spots for summer camp before they're gone!
✨June Studio Updates
- Don't forg…
✨MAY We Have This Dance?
First, we want to say thank you for being flexible as our costumes for recital have had to do a switch-a-roo! Your dancer does not need to purchase a new costume, we've gone ahead and selected the closest style and value for them to sparkle on stage.
✨May Studio Updates
- May 15th-21st Spirit Week! Check out our social media for each day's theme 💜
Miss Elizabeth is tying the knot! We are so excited for our amazing studio director, make sure you wish her well and stop by our bridal shower…
Spring into April Dance Class!
Big thank you to everyone who signed up to participate in "Dancing With Disney". We have seen such excitement form the dancers who talk about going on stage and can not wait to celebrate the Summer Recital being back in a theater! Time to spring, hop, jump and twirl into classes!
✨April Studio Updates
- REMINDER: Spring Break is April 11th - 17th. Camps will be in session but we are closed for weekly classes.
- Some of our Velocity Dance Company members performed at Fluid Dance Competi…
Velocity 106 - Hidden Benefits of Velocity: Resilience
Hidden Benefits of Velocity: Resilience
When it comes to resilience, the dictionary defines it in two ways: 1) the power or ability to return to the original form, position, etc., after being bent, compressed, or stretched; elasticity. 2) the ability to recover readily from illness, depression, adversity, or the like; buoyancy.
At Velocity, we explain resilience as a combination of both definitions. We like to think of it as the ability of a dancer to bounce back after being …