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Brigham IDC Choreography Sessions with Amber

Choreography sessions for Amber's Brigham auditioned contemporary routine have been scheduled for the month of September. Watch for October dates TBA.
September 13 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Brigham Studio) September 20 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Brigham Studio)
Please save these dates on your calendar. $30 choreography fee will be due on 9/13. Thanks!

Rap it Up Hip Hop Workshop

Rap it Up will be held on Saturday, September 27, at Juan Diego High School in Draper. This is another possible convention to attend if you missed Full Out. Dancers who missed Dance Fever will be required to attend another comparable two-day convention.
Payment deadline is September 6th , 2014. Cost for each attendee is $100.00 until deadline. Registration cost at the door and past deadline is $125.00. Cash, cashier’s check, or credit will be the only form of payment accepted after deadline and at the door! NO PERSONAL CHECKS at the door. They accept VISA, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover and always have an awesome faculty. Check out their website for additional details. DANCERS WILL BE REQUIRED TO DO REGISTRATION ON THEIR OWN for Rap it Up. http://www.danceamericausa.com/rap-it-up-hip-hop-workshops-2/
Dancers who have missed one of the mandatory conventions can bring proof of payment and attendance at a make up convention to the office to show they have fulfilled their team r…

Updated Ogden Schedule

We are so pleased to be able to offer additional ballet classes the first two Saturdays of the month! These classes complement the Acro schedule and are a great way to enhance your training! Be sure to review the updated schedule so you are familiar with your dance times when classes resume on September 8.

Dance with the Judges Registration Due - August 28

Reminder - There are a number of dancers who missed Full Out and need to make up this convention. The Dance with the Judges Workshop is an opportunity that will count as a one-day make up convention. It will be held on Saturday, September 20, from 8:30-4:30 at the Sports Academy in Logan.

We will receive a discount if we have 15 or more dancers attending who are registered and paid by September 1. We have about nine dancers signed up, so far. Please come in to registration to pay and sign up or e-mail infinitydanceinfo@gmail.com if you plan to attend. All dancers are invited to attend this fun workshop! Due to the upcoming holiday, registration and payment arrangements must be made by Thursday, August 28.

Additional information is available at http://utahdancefest.com/udf-workshop

REGISTRATION FEES: DANCERS 
• $105 per dancer if 15 or more dancers 
registering together 

• $125 per dancer if 1-14 dancers registering 
• $15 late fee per dancer if registration is 
received after September 1, 201…

No Classes August 25-September 5

Reminder - No regular classes will be held at either Studio August 25 - September 5.

Ogden Studio Registration
August 27, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
August 28, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Brigham Studio Registration
By phone or appointment - Call (435) 723-1909

Outdoor parade rehearsal will be held:
9/4 - 6:00-7:30 p.m. (Meet at The Room Loft - 475 E 1000 S, Brigham City). Bring a water bottle - dancers will practice marching on the pavement and receive costumes. Remember dancers must provide their own (classic) black high-top Converse.

Peach Days Parade and Performance:9/6 - 9:00 a.m. Peach Days Parade (Watch for line up information TBA). Parade starts at 10:00 a.m.
9-6 - 5:30 p.m. Peach Days Performance (Girls, Meant for the Stage, Slip Slidin', Legit) and other solos

Fall classes begin September 8!

Fall Registration This Week!

Fall registration will be held:

OGDEN STUDIO
2734 South 1900 West
August 27, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
August 28, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

BRIGHAM STUDIO

63 South Main
(435) 723-1909
We still have a few openings in classes at the Brigham Studio. You can register by phone or by appointment August 25-September 5

Registration is for recreational dancers who are not currently on an auditioned team. ITC, IPC, IDC, and ADP dancers who registered in the summer do not need to attend unless you want to make payments, check the status of accounts, or add classes.


Last Minute Dance Fever Info.

We are so excited for Dance Fever today!! Bring your A Game and get ready for an AWESOME weekend! We have received final room counts for the three studios who are attending and we have a FULL HOUSE at the convention.

Due to large number of attendees and fire safety codes, we will not be able to accommodate parent observation as we have in the past. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your support in complying with this request. Faculty will be the only observers allowed in the dance rooms.

Please check in at the registration table if you have any last minute questions. We can't wait to see all your smiling faces there!!

Get your Tickets for the Show!

All dancers are encouraged to wrap up the weekend by experiencing this phenomenal show!! Rumor has it that Making Moves is a MUST-SEE that may change your dance life forever! After Dance Fever, grab some dinner and support our Infinity dancers in the pre-show. Then kick back and become enthralled in this incredible outdoor event! (Blankets and/or jackets are recommended).

Infinity will be performing at the Dancing Under the Stars show at the Scera Theater on Saturday, August 23! Routines performing:
Meant for the Stage
Girls
Slip Slidin' Away

Times:
Aug. 23 @ 8:00pm
Pre-show featuring Utah's top dance studios begins @ 7:00 pm
DANCERS ARE REQUIRED TO PURCHASE TICKETS
Prices: 
GENERAL ADMISSION: $15 Adult, $10 Child/Senior/Student
RESERVED SECTION B: $20 Adult, $15 Child/Senior/Student
RESERVED SECTION A: $25 Adult, $20 Child/Senior/Student
RESERVED FLOOR: $30 Adult, $25 Child/Senior/Student

CHILD: Age 3-11
SENIOR: Age 65+
STUDENT: Must show ID to purchase tickets or to pick up in will call

Loca…

Directions to Dance Fever

Dance Fever will be held at:

Provo Marriott & Convention Center
101 W 100 N
Provo UT
(801) 377-4700

From I-15 SB, take the Provo Center Street exit (265). Follow the road to the left onto Center Street. Get in the left-hand lane and turn left (north) onto 500 W/US 89. Take the 1st right onto 100 N. The hotel and convention center is on the right.

Registration for all dancers begin at 2:45 p.m. with classes starting at 3:45. Check in at the studio registration table through the main lobby and past the elevators. If you booked a room through the Studio, we will have your hotel keys at the registration table. Thanks!


Important - Updated Dance Fever Schedule

Please note the schedule for the master classes has been revised due to an airline flight change. Denise will now be teaching the class on Friday from 4-5 p.m. Dee's class will be on Saturday from 8:15-9:15 a.m. 

Be sure you bring your dance attire and shoes for jazz, lyrical, hip hop and ballet classes. Dinner will be provided at the convention Friday night. Dancers will need to make their own arrangements for breakfast and lunch on Saturday.

Jumpstarts - all teams attending one day (Tiny IPC, Mini IPC, Tiny IDC)
Juniors - ages 7-9 (attending both days of classes)
Teens - ages 10-12
Seniors - ages 13+
If you are sending your dancer with another room mom, be sure to provide money to get your child's food and snacks. Gas money would also be nice if they are receiving a ride.
Parents - please be sure your dancers are supervised after classes at the hotel (and NOT running or playing in the halls). Let's be respectful and courteous of other guests. We would like all dancers back in t…

Brigham IDC Auditioned Routine Results

Parents and Brigham IDC Dancers - Results for Amber's contemporary routine have been e-mailed to all who auditioned. We appreciate everyone who made the effort to audition!
Amber said she loved working with all the cute girls who came to the audition and had a VERY hard decision to make!! No matter what your outcome is, please see this as a positive experience and know that it isall part of the process of getting better. You just have to go out there and always try again!! You are always a winner when you keep trying and do your best :)
Amber has provided recommendations for each of the dancers for future auditions. If you are interested in receiving personalized feedback, please e-mail infinitydanceinfo@gmail.com.
Watch for choreography sessions to be scheduled soon! Great job, everyone!

Brigham Studio Fall Registration - Wednesday and Thursday

Reminder - The Brigham Studio fall registration will be held tomorrow (Wednesday) and Thursday:

BRIGHAM STUDIO
63 South Main Street
August 20 & 21, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Registration is for recreational dancers who are not currently on an auditioned team. ITC, IPC, IDC, and ADP dancers who registered in the summer do not need to attend unless you want to make payments or check the status of accounts.

Ogden Studio registration will be held next week:

OGDEN STUDIO
2734 South 1900 West
August 27, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
August 28, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Evening Classes Start on Wednesday!

Reminder - evening classes start tomorrow (Wednesday) night for auditioned teams. Please refer to the schedule post on 8/17 for detailed class lists and times. Best of luck dancers as you head back to school! We know our Infinity students are at the "head of the class" both on and off the dance floor!

Senior ADP Small Group Audition Results

Dancers selected for Matt's Senior ADP small group on Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m. were notified tonight via e-mail. If you are in this routine, please plan accordingly for costume and competition fees. We are so pleased with the caliber of talent we see in all our dancers and are looking forward to an amazing year! We love you all!


Dance Fever Payment Info.

There are several people who still haven't paid for Dance Fever yet. BE SURE YOU PAYMENT IS MADE BY WEDNESDAY! There will be staff in both offices from 5-8 p.m. Dancers with outstanding balances will not be able to receive their wristbands. Please don't make me post names! I don't want to do that to anyone :)
Also, if you signed up for the supplemental master classes, pay in advance at the Studio or bring cash or check to the registration table ($5 per class-$10 total). We will not be set up to accept credit cards at the convention.
Start packing your gear and get ready for an awesome weekend!!!

Additional Master Classes at Dance Fever

Reminder - Teen and Senior dancers must pre-register to reserve space and be able to attend the Dance Fever master classes. Dee will be teaching on Friday from 4-5:00 p.m. and Denise's class will be on Saturday at 8:15 a.m. Cost is only $5 each! Dancers can pay at the Studio in advance or bring cash payment at registration.

Dance Fever Schedule

See you Friday!  It's going to be amazing!

Brigham IDC Auditioned Routine Opportunity!

We are SO excited to offer an additional contemporary routine opportunity for Brigham Elite IDC and Senior IDC dancers. The routine will be auditioned and choreographed by Amber Williams!! All dancers interested in auditioning or wanting more information about this opportunity are asked to meet with Amber on 8/19 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. at the Brigham Studio.

Choreography and initial rehearsals may be done on several Saturdays in September and October. Tuesday rehearsals from 4:00-5:00 p.m. will begin the first week of November. Additional costume, competition, and choreography fees will apply.
All Brigham Elite and Senior IDC dancers are invited to attend a class and info session this Tuesday from 2:00-3:00 p.m. Amber will answer questions about the routine and do some contemporary combos so the dancers can get a feel for the style of the routine. We hope you will all take advantage of this opportunity! Please remind your teammates who might not see the blog about the class on Tuesday. Tha…

Fall Schedules

All auditioned competition teams who have been dancing throughout the summer will start this evening fall schedule on WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, AND THURSDAY, AUGUST 21. All other fall classes will begin the week of September 8.
Remember, we hope to be in the new studio by the end of November. The changes for teams with reduced hours, combined classes, and Friday classes will be TEMPORARY until we have additional space. Once we move to the new studio, we plan to restore additional hours, split most combined team classes, and return to weekday class schedules. Thank you for your patience and support during this transition time!
We have added an optional Saturday Acro class the first 2 weeks of the month by popular demand! Classes will be limited to 20 students and will be available at registration on a first-come, first-served basis.
Dancers must already have intermediate tumbling skills - aerial and front and back walkovers - in order to enroll in the intermediate class and intermediate to ad…

Fall Schedules by Team - Week of August 18

MONDAY AND TUESDAY CLASSES, AUGUST 18 & 19, WILL BE HELD AT REGULAR SUMMER SCHEDULE for both Studios.Dancers in the Ogden School District will be excused from classes on Tuesday, 8/19.

BRIGHAM STUDIO SCHEDULE, WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY, AUGUST 20 & 21 WEDNESDAY, 8/20 JR IPC - 4:00-7:00 p.m. (Ballet, Lyrical, Hip Hop) Elite IPC - 4:00-6:00 p.m. (Hip Hop, Technique) Teen ITC - 6:00-9:00 p.m. (Ballet, Lyrical, Hip Hop)
THURSDAY, 8/21 SR ADP - 4:00-8:00 p.m. (Stretch/Improv, Combined Rehearsal, Hip Hop, Mandy's Group) Teen ADP - 4:00-8:00 p.m. (Brandi's Small Group, Combined Rehearsal, Hip Hop, Tech) Mini IPC 4:00-6:00 p.m. (Hip Hop, Jazz) Elite IDC 5:00-8:00 p.m. (Jazz, Musical Theater, Strength/Stretch)
OGDEN STUDIO SCHEDULE, WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY, AUGUST 20 & 21 WEDNESDAY, 8/20
Elite ADP - 4:00-9:00 p.m. (Mandy's Rehearsal, Production, Hip Hop, Tech, McKenna's Rehearsal)
SR ADP - 4:00-9:00 p.m. (Turns/Combo, Production, Combined Rehearsal, Ballet, Matt's Rehearsal)
T…

Week at a Glance - August 18

Monday, 8/18 - regular SUMMER SCHEDULE classes at both Studios. Dance Fever payments PAST DUE 
Tuesday, 8/19 - regular SUMMER SCHEDULE classes at both Studios. (Students in Ogden School District will be excused from classes today).
Wednesday, 8/20 - NEW FALL SCHEDULE EVENING classes at both Studios for competition teams
Brigham Studio recreational registration 5:30-7:30 p.m. 
Thursday, 8/21 - NEW FALL SCHEDULE EVENING classes at both Studios for competition teams
Brigham Studio recreational registration 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Friday, 8/22 - (no classes held at either studio) see you at DANCE FEVER IN PROVO! 

Please note that all recreational classes (3-5 and 6-8 year olds and boys hip hop) will be held at regular summer schedule at both Studios!

FABULOUS Faculty at Dance Fever!

You will not believe the INCREDIBLE faculty we have booked for Dance Fever! We have lined up some of the TOP TALENT in the nation!! Our amazing 2-day faculty includes Kevin Maher, Kayla Kabfleish and Cat Viger!!! Watch for a detailed schedule to be posted soon.

We are SO fortunate to be able to offer two supplemental master classes for Teens and Seniors with Denise Wall and Dee Caspary!!!

Dee's television credits includes Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance and Macy’s Stars of Dance performance on ABC’s hit show Dancing with the Stars. Dee has directed and choreographed live events for Billboard Live, Hard Rock CafĂ©, Oakley, Key Club, and The Stone Movement. He was the Choreographer and Director of Staging for Justin Timberlake’s 2007 show. Dee has choreographed for professional companies including Odyssey Dance Theatre (Utah) and Evolution Dance Company (LA). His work has debuted at the El Portal Theatre in North Hollywood, premiering A Time No More, The Glass Case, The Last Letter, an…

Dancing Under the Stars Performance

A not-to-be-missed annual tradition, nationally prominent professional dancers and musicians take part in this exciting night of killer music and choreography including jazz, ballroom, hip-hop and more. This year's featured guests are Francisco Gella, Jason Janas and national headliner group Kyle Hanagami's Making Moves. With music and movement that sizzles, Dancing Under The Stars is one hot ticket!

Infinity is thrilled to have again been invited to perform at the 9th Annual Dancing Under the Stars show at the Scera Theater on Saturday, August 23! Routines performing:

Meant for the Stage
Girls
Legit
Slip Slidin' Away

Times:
Aug. 23 @ 8:00pm
Pre-show featuring Utah's top dance studios begins @ 7:00 pm
DANCERS ARE REQUIRED TO PURCHASE TICKETS
Prices: 
GENERAL ADMISSION: $15 Adult, $10 Child/Senior/Student
RESERVED SECTION B: $20 Adult, $15 Child/Senior/Student
RESERVED SECTION A: $25 Adult, $20 Child/Senior/Student
RESERVED FLOOR: $30 Adult, $25 Child/Senior/Student

CHILD: Age 3-11
SEN…

Schedules for Week of August 18

We are excited to finally have our fall schedules finalized. As most of you are aware, our program is growing and we need additional space! We have plans to expand to a new facility in Ogden in the coming months. Until that time, our schedule is a little tight and we have added some Friday classes. We are grateful we all still have Saturdays off!
We did our best to keep most of the core team classes on the same days, as much as possible. Once we have increased capacity, we will have more flexibility in scheduling. We ask for your patience and continued support during this transition time. Our Brigham Studio will remain in operation at the current location. 
School begins on August 20-21 for students in the Ogden and Logan areas. We will switch to our fall schedule starting Wednesday, August 20, to minimize interruptions in everyone's routines.
CLASSES ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY, AUGUST 18 & 19, WILL REMAIN AT THE CURRENT SUMMER SCHEDULE DURING THE DAY. ALL OGDEN STUDIO CLASSES WILL AL…

Week at a Glance - August 11

Monday, 8/11 - regular classes at both Studios. 2nd Dance Fever payment and merchandise orders/payment due
Tuesday, 8/12 - regular classes at both Studios
Wednesday, 8/13 - regular classes at both Studios
Thursday, 8/14 - regular classes at both Studios
PARADE CLINICat the Brigham Studio 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Get ready to switch to evening classes next week. The fall schedule will be posted very soon!

Dance Fever Due MONDAY

Remember payment for Dance Fever convention, hotel and merchandise is due on Monday, August 11. Merchandise will not be guaranteed unless pre-ordered. We sold out very early last year so don't miss out!

Dance w/the Judges-Make Up Convention-Sept. 20

There are a number of dancers who missed Full Out and need to make up this convention. The Dance with the Judges Workshop is an opportunity that will count as a one-day make up convention. It will be held on Saturday, September 20, from 8:30-4:30 at the Sports Academy in Logan.

We will receive a discount if we have 15 or more dancers attending who are registered and paid by September 1. Additional information is available at http://utahdancefest.com/udf-workshop

REGISTRATION FEES: DANCERS 
• $105 per dancer if 15 or more dancers 
registering together 
• $125 per dancer if 1-14 dancers registering 
• $15 late fee per dancer if registration is 
received after September 1, 2014 

ADULTS: 
• TEACHER PASS: $60 per teacher 
(MUST be 18+ yrs – ID may be requested; must 
be bringing a min of 3 dancers) allows teachers 
to attend any class and dance, watch and/or 
video. Includes lunch 

• SPECTATOR PASS: $15 per person 
Allows watching in any class – no lunch, no 
dancing. Includes show at end of day. 

If you p…

Important Peach Days Parade Information and Clinics

Parade clinics start this Thursday (8/7) from 1:00-2:30 p.m. at the Brigham Studio. Costume and clinic payment of $125 is NOW DUE. Dancers will be required to provide their own black high top converse.

Costume will include black pants that are the warm up bottoms. Please keep these competition worthy so you will only have to purchase a jacket when we order warm ups. 

Remember to mark your calendar for the Peach Days parade performance on Saturday, September 6. The parade starts at 10 a.m. We will receive the line up approximately one week prior. Plan to arrive ready to go at 9:00 a.m.

The Peach Days evening performance will be at 5:30 p.m. We will meet at the Brigham Studio several hours before to get ready and run through routines. Teen and Senior ADP will be performing. Routines TBA.

Week at a Glance - August 4-9

Monday, 8/4 - regular classes at both Studios. Parade costume/clinic payment due $125
Tuesday, 8/5 - regular classes at both Studios
Wednesday, 8/6 - regular classes at both Studios. Master class with Mattie Love for Teen/Senior ADP at the Ogden Studio from 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Thursday, 8/7 - regular classes at both Studios
COOKIE DOUGH DELIVERY! Ogden Studio 9-10 a.m. Brigham Studio tentative delivery time 10-11 a.m. Watch for exact time TBA as soon as we receive shipment confirmation 
PARADE CLINIC at the Brigham Studio 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Dance Fever Hotel Payment Due $30 per person based on quad occupancy

Planning ahead - 2ndDance Fever payment and merchandise orders/payment due Monday, 8/11

August 2014 Calendar

There is a lot happening this month! Be sure to subscribe to the blog to keep up to date. Also, please remember to make regular payments to avoid having a large balance due all at once. Thanks!

Dance Fever Merchandise is Here!

Dance Fever merchandise is ready to order! Samples and try on sizes will be available in both offices. Orders are due on Monday, August 11. We sold out very early last year and only advance orders will be guaranteed. Don't miss out!