Our Dance Blog
✨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
✨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 show…
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 Compe…
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 …
Velocity 106 - Hidden Benefits of Velocity: Commitment
Hidden Benefits of Velocity: Commitment
Velocity 105 - Hidden Benefits of Dance Team: Artistry
Hidden Benefits of Dance Team: Artistry
Of all the benefits your child gains as a dance team dancer, artistry is arguably the one that becomes most personal to them. In Velocity, we aim to teach the style and finesse that give performances their polish … but the true nature of being an artist comes from within the dancers themselves.
Along with a deeper understanding of dance, artistry flourishes as dancers mature. The way a student dances at age eight is certainly different …
It's Time to MARCH Into Dance!
We have been so excited about the response our "Dancing With Disney" Recital Theme has gotten. Wow! Our teachers are thrilled to choreograph to some of your favorite old and new Disney tunes. Don't forget to order your costume by March 15th!
✨March Studio Updates
- Miss Alexis and Miss Kristin performed last weekend with Borne Dance Company in support of the NEDA foundation and Miss Alexis's Velocity Tap Routine Do-It were guest artists.
- Our Performance Group will be the Halftime sho…
Velocity 104 - Hidden Benefits of Velocity: Teamwork
Hidden Benefits of Velocity: Teamwork
Learning how to be a part of a team—how to lead, how to follow, how to support, how to communicate—is at the heart of everything our dance team dancers do. We know that teamwork is a skill our competition students will benefit from for their whole lives, whether they choose to pursue dance long-term or not.
While all of our Velocity students develop their teamwork skills in class, it is our competition dancers who “level up” that experie…
Velocity 103 - Hidden Benefits of Velocity: Sportsmanship
Hidden Benefits of Velocity: Sportsmanship
Nearly everyone is familiar with the Golden Rule, the principle of treating others the same way you want to be treated. At Velocity, we believe that good sportsmanship for our competition team dancers begins first and foremost with this principle. But it doesn’t stop there!
Our team students are learning to expand upon good sportsmanship both at the studio and at performances as part of the Velocity culture. Tapping into this deeper …
Start Dancing at Fancy Feet - Reason #99 - PARTICIPATION
Why your child should dance at Fancy Feet
Reason #94: PARTICIPATION
How We Define “Participation”
At Fancy Feet we talk a lot about “participation,” especially with regard to our dancers. Participation, to us, means ALL the things a dancer can do to show their commitment to better themselves, improve their skills, and lift up those around them.
- Showing up for every class and every rehearsal
- Being prepared
- Having a positive attitude …