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Why Performing is Beneficial for Your Child

Why Performing is Beneficial for Your Child As you’ve probably noticed, the team at Showcase Dance Studio has already begun talking about next year’s recital!  Even though it’s fall, our recital planning is well underway. It’s this time of year, with the buzz of recital just beginning, that parents sometimes ask...

by Crystal Carfagno 3 min read
Be Enthusiastic

Dear Showcase parents and dancers, Welcome to September!  We are SO ready to start the new dance season with you! As you may remember from last month, this season at Showcase our theme for the year is all about BELIEF.  Belief is having faith in yourself, confidence in others, and understanding that...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Believe Challenges

From the Desk of Ms. Crystal-August Dear Showcase parents and dancers, We hope you have enjoyed a wonderful summer and are as ready as we are to jump back into dance!  This season, we are excited to kick off the year with a new theme in mind, and that theme is all...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Congratulations! You’re Officially a Dance Parent

Congratulations! You’re Officially a Dance Parent Welcome to the club, dance moms and dads!  Now that you’ve formally signed your child up for lessons and you’ve gotten all the pertinent information about the season, you are officially a dance parent at Showcase Dance Studio! Being a dance parent here is a little bit...

by Crystal Carfagno 3 min read
The Summer Stride

The Summer Stride Summer is just around the corner and here at Showcase Dance Studio, we are putting the finishing touches on all our fantastic summer program offerings! With the current dance season winding down and the new season ramping up, you might have been wondering lately if summer dance classes are...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Why Do We Offer Competition Teams?

Why Do We Offer Competition Teams? You’ve probably heard us talk about our competition teams here at Showcase Dance Studio, but how do you know if joining the team is the right path for your child? First, it’s important to remember that we believe dance is invaluable to ALL of our students,...

by Crystal Carfagno 3 min read
Behind the Scenes at the Studio

Behind the Scenes at the Studio Have you and your child ever wondered what goes on at Showcase Dance Studio when you’re not there? There’s a whole other side to the dance studio that some people never know about! Here’s a little report on how the magic happens and what you...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Practicing at Home: Dos and Don’ts

Practicing at Home: Dos and Don’ts Many of our students absolutely love practicing dance at home.  You’ll find them twirling in the living room and tapping in the kitchen—they just can’t contain their enthusiasm!  It’s not uncommon for a parent to tell us that their child feels compelled to choreograph with...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
What Progress in Dance Looks Like

What Progress in Dance Looks Like Dance class is a lot like school in many ways: your child explores new ideas, practices skills, solves problems, and develops friendships.  Unlike school though, dance classes don’t have a new grade level every year. This can seem strange at first, but for dance education...

by Crystal Carfagno 2 min read
Raising a Healthy Dancer

In our dance classes at Showcase Dance Studio, we are committed to developing dancers who have healthy bodies and minds—and a healthy outlook on life!  We want our dancers to feel confident about themselves and love their bodies. What can you do at home to support this objective and boost your...

by Crystal Carfagno 3 min read