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Season 13 Registration

From the Desk of Ms. Crystal-August Dear Showcase parents and dancers, It is with great joy that we announce that registration for the new dance season is OPEN! What an incredible feeling it is to be preparing to welcome our students to our 13th year of dance! While this year may look different...

by Crystal Carfagno 3 min read
Be Gritty

From the Desk of Ms. Crystal-July Dear Showcase parents and dancers, As I write this, my heart is positively bursting with happiness that SDS has finally been able to reopen! While things may look different for a while as we take extra measures to prioritize safety, I am thrilled that we’ll be...

by Crystal Carfagno 3 min read
Be Forgiving

From the Desk of Ms. Crystal-June Dear Showcase parents and dancers, When I sat down to write this post, I had a hard time at first finding the words to express the gratitude I’ve been feeling about our virtual recital experience. To see our dancers giving their all during our performances online,...

by Crystal Carfagno 3 min read
Be Perseverant

From the Desk of Ms. Crystal-May Dear Showcase parents and dancers, What a whirlwind life has been these past several weeks. Social distancing, virtual dance classes, homeschooling … it felt like the world turned upside down in March! And yet, here we are, persevering and making it work. We are stronger together,...

by Crystal Carfagno 3 min read
Be Respectful

From the Desk of Ms. Crystal-March Dear Showcase parents and dancers, It’s almost springtime; can you feel it in the air!?  That means we are inching closer and closer to recital preparations!  It’s an exciting time of year that brings growth and progress, which is perfect for our March Believe Challenge to...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Be Kind

From the Desk of Ms. Crystal-February Dear Showcase parents and dancers, We hope you are having a wonderful start to the month of February!  I love this time of year, with the dance season comfortably underway and Valentine’s Day just around the corner! With a focus on love and friendship, this month’s Believe...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Be Disciplined

From the Desk of Ms. Crystal-January Dear Showcase parents and dancers, Welcome to the new year at SDS!  We hope you enjoyed a relaxing winter break and are ready to start 2020 off strong! As we ramp up this semester, it’s time to get started on our January Believe Challenge, which is to...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Be Compassionate

From the Desk of Ms. Crystal-December December Dear Showcase parents and dancers, Happy December to you all!  I can’t believe it’s almost time for the winter break and before you know it, we will be celebrating the new year.  This is the perfect time to reflect on everything you’ve accomplished in 2019 and...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Be Generous

Be Generous-November Dear Showcase parents and dancers, We hope you have been loving these first couple months of classes and enjoying our studio theme of BEing awesome and BElieving in yourself!  It’s so rewarding to see our dancers taking part in our monthly Believe Challenges and growing their confidence, building a positive...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Be a Buddy Not A Bully

Be a Buddy Not A Bully-October Dear Showcase Dance Studio parents and dancers, It’s finally fall! And what an awesome first month of classes we’ve had. There is something truly special about getting to see our students start this new year of personal growth; it’s one of my favorite things about being...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read