Early Registration Appointment Site Now Open!

GOOD NEWS!
  • The FOCUS Appointment Registration Site went live on Monday, May 20, at 12 noon here.
  • The New Season Schedule of Classes is also now available here.
  • Your dancer’s evaluations are available as of Monday, May 20, and will be available for pick-up at the FOCUS front desk.
Special savings are available for early registration; see below for details.

__________New Season is July 8, 2019 – June 20, 2020

Click the link below to view the NEW Season Schedule:
http://www.focusdancecenter.com/documents/new-season-2019-2020-schedule/download

The FOCUS Appointment Registration Site is now live. 

Appointments are first come, first served! Schedule your appointment now to get the classes you want.

If your student is currently enrolled in classes, schedule an appointment for Sunday, June 2, at this link:
http://focusdancecenter.com/appointments/ 
You will be able to log in using the email address where you received this email.

If you’re new to FOCUS, or if we haven’t seen you in a while, please make a registration appointment here:
http://focusdancecenter.com/appointments/new-student.php

Our teachers and staff look forward to coordinating the best classes and times for your student.

Appointments will be as follows…Currently Enrolled Returning Students:
Sunday, June 2, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.Inactive Returning Students and New Students:
Sunday, June 2, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Walk-in Registration begins:
Monday, June 3, at 10 a.m.

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SPECIAL SAVINGS

Save 20% off the cost of each Concert costume* by following these guidelines:

  1. Full costume payment required at time of early registration (costume fees are non-refundable).
  2. Student must remain actively enrolled throughout the 2019-20 Season.

Also, pay NO registration fee–Save $25 per dancer when you complete your registration on June 2.*

*Savings available on June 2, 2019, only.

We are so grateful to you for being a part of the FOCUS Family!

Don’t Miss the Special Savings and Priority Appointments at our Early “New Season” Registration!

Take Advantage of Early Registration on Sunday, June 2 and Receive…
Register to enroll in July for the new season (must remain actively enrolled) on June 2 and pay NO registration fee and get 20% off the cost of each Concert costume (full costume payment required at time of Early Registration, costume fees non-refundable) for the June 2020 Honors Performance!

Now’s our chance to say thank you and give back to those who take advantage of the early registration and start the July 2019 – June 2020 New Season schedule in July. Pre-registration appointments are an exclusive opportunity created to ensure current FOCUS students get their preferred classes before they fill up, and to give priority to inactive and new students before walk-in registration begins!

SAVE THE DATES
Pre-Registration appointments will take place:
Currently Enrolled Students Sunday, 6.2.19 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Inactive & New Students Sunday, 6.2.19 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Non-appointment registration dates: “General Registration” (without an appointment) will begin June 3. All early registration appointments will be accommodated first.
How to get started: Keep an eye out for the email coming soon with a link to sign up for your online Early Registration appointment.
Current student evaluations: A customized evaluation of each dancer (for each class taken) will be available to use as a guide for enrolling in the  2019-20 season class schedule!

Coming Soon… FREE Outdoor Classes at FOCUS!

Get ready for FREE weekly outdoor dance classes coming this summer to the Woodbridge Village Center. These weekly summer classes will be held outside in the quad (aka “Front Porch”) and presented free by FOCUS Dance Center! Enjoy weekly dance classes in Salsa, Hip-Hop, Musical Theatre, Country Line Dancing, and more. These fun-filled classes will be taught by our professional FOCUS Faculty and all skill levels and ages are welcome.
We can’t wait to see you come out, join family and friends, find your inner dancer, and share in the joy and smiles of tapping your feet to the beat of the music! More information coming soon…

Karate Continues on Wednesdays & Saturdays at FOCUS

Dance and karate come together at FOCUS to teach patience, courage, self-confidence, self-control, strength, flexibility, teamwork, concentration, and fitness for kids and adults.

Karate brings families together in a safe and positive environment, just like the art of dance and fitness!

For more information on taking karate classes at FOCUS, visit the Tajik Karate website: https://tajikkarate.com

WOW, FOCUS faculty are rewarding dancers every day!

FOCUS faculty are all revved up to give WOW Cards to dancers for improvements in dance classes, attendance, technique, teamwork, kindness, commitment to dance, and more!

Each WOW Card is worth a $1 Fit Buck to be used at “The Fit” dance and activewear store at FOCUS Dance Center. Fit Bucks can be used to purchase any item in stock. We are so excited to reward dancers with a WOW Card as they grow in their abilities–in class each day and on stage at the Barclay Theatre during the Honors Performance!

FOCUS Supports the Irvine Korean Parent Association!

FOCUS is proud to be a sponsor of the Irvine Korean Parent Association (IKPA)
Educational Fair being held on Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., to raise funds to support the education of children in the Irvine Unified School District.

IKPA will hold its second Education Fair at Irvine Civic Center for education-related information for students and their families in kindergarten through high school. This public event is open to everyone, including those living outside of Irvine.

Come join in the celebration of education, and experience the performances, demonstrations, face painting, and balloon art (free of charge). More than thirty educational information booths consisting of local educational service providers will be in the plaza in front of Irvine City Hall. Also, educational experts will provide keynote seminars in the Chamber Room of Irvine City Hall. Carefully selected food vendors will sell delicious food in the parking lot.
The IKPA Education Fair will provide a venue to share this year’s college admissions trends and strategies, four-year plans to prepare for high school, SAT / AP/ ACT exams, and financial aid, as well as various summer camps, extracurricular activities, and volunteer service opportunities for elementary, middle, and high school students.

 

Congratulations to Our Competing Dancers on their 2018-19 Season Rally!

We are so proud of our award winning Competing Company Dancers and talented choreographers who gathered last Sunday for our annual Spirit Rally of bonding, talent sharing, and enthusiastic support, in preparation for the upcoming competition season!

It was a day filled with so much heartfelt dance, boundless energy, love, and contagious confidence building as we ramped up for four upcoming competitions in Southern California.We hope you can come cheer on FOCUS at these wonderful competitions, so stand by for more information as we get closer to the dates!

The FIT at FOCUS Now Offering New Training Toolkit!

Get your stretch and strength on with the new Training Toolkit for the intermediate and advanced dancer!

Each kit includes:

Two (2) yoga blocks ~ increases flexibility and strengthens to prevent injury
Two (2) 2-lb. ankle weights ~ strengthens hamstrings, quadriceps, and glutes, increasing height of leaps and leg extensions
One (1) pinky ball ~ portable and effective massage aid which also is used to develop the feet
One (1) TheraBand ~ versatile resistance training tool which can condition, stretch, and strengthen all muscles
One (1) mesh carrying bag ~ lightweight and breathable for carrying your toolkit items

Visit The FIT in the FOCUS lobby today and talk to the front desk staff about purchasing your Toolkit!

 

 

SI Dance Camp Pop-Up Workshop Coming to FOCUS on Feb. 16!

Come to FOCUS and be a part of the SI DANCE CAMP POP-UP WORKSHOP experience on Saturday, February 16, 6-9 p.m.!

FOCUS is pleased to present SI, a long-running, highly distinguished, and incredibly prestigious Hip-Hop dance camp that is readily available for all ages and levels!

Check out the flyer above and register for $20 at: www.sidancecamp.com

Sign Up for Two New Classes with Andrew Tran!

There’s always something fresh and new happening at FOCUS. We look forward to seeing you be part of the experience!

Intermediate Hip Hop and Improve classes with Andrew Tran begin on Tuesday, February 12. Andrew Tran is a FOCUS faculty member and also:

  • Co-Director The G.O.O.D. Project
  • Dance Company Member of Maker Empire
  • Dance Company Member of Academy of Villains

Andrew is very passionate about dance and about helping students to grow. He hopes to inspire students to work hard on their craft while enjoying the process. He is currently pursuing his dream of traveling as a choreographer while training the next generation. “Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle” is the message he wants to carry out to all his students. You can achieve anything if you work hard for it!

Learn more about Andrew Tran here and call us to sign up for Andrew’s classes at 949.737.5151.

 

 

Special Offers for New & Current Students Extended!

You asked; we listened. By popular request, the offer below for new students and the one for current students are being extended until February 15! It’s always a good time to nourish your mind, body, and spirit with dance, fitness, and karate at FOCUS Dance Center.

New Students: Show this FOCUS Talk newsletter at the front desk and we will waive your registration fee!

Current Students: Add an additional class(es) to your current schedule and stay enrolled in it/them through May, and receive your May tuition for those additional class(es) FREE!

These special offers are available only until Tuesday, February 15, 2019. 

Registration is ongoing for more than 250 classes:

  • Jump Start, Creative, Pre-Ballet, and Junior-level classes for tiny dancers
  • All levels, ages, and styles of dance for K-12 and college students
  • Plus more than 40 classes exclusively designed for adults in dance and fitness

And there’s more…Hip-Hop Crew classes, morning classes for tiny tots, and Karate classes too!

We look forward to welcoming you to FOCUS. Call, come in, or click here to get started nourishing yourself and those you care about!

FOCUS Faculty Geminise Robin: A Rams Cheerleader!

 

Hello!  The Rams are in the playoffs and will be playing the Dallas Cowboys next Saturday, January 12, at 5:15 p.m., at the Coliseum. We are thrilled that our own FOCUS faculty member, Geminise Robin, will be there cheering for the playoffs as she does at each and every game! You just might get a glimpse of her on the TV!

 

Get a Free Class with the New FOCUS Valpak Coupon

Did you check out your Orange County Valpak mailer yet?

Here’s your chance to get one free class from our schedule of classes, by just bringing in the FOCUS coupon in your Valpak!

No Valpak at your house? Accidentally threw it away? No worries, just click on the coupon image above and print out a full-size PDF coupon. Or, show the office this FOCUS Talk newsletter on your phone and you can try out the class of your choice!

Come celebrate our Sweet Sixteenth Birthday with this awesome free opportunity to enjoy the fun of dance and fitness!

Here’s Your Chance to Win FOCUS BUCKS!

 

What is a FOCUS BUCK?

A FOCUS BUCK is a special currency exclusive for FOCUS families to use toward tuition!

In these Days of Giving Thanks, we encourage you to share what you are thankful for by taking a creative photo and tagging us on our FOCUS Instagram or Facebook page for a chance to win FOCUS BUCKS!

Each day, a winner will receive $10 off their tuition, so the more you enter the more chances you have to win, through the month of November!

One (1) entry per day per person, please. Just enter and you will be closer to winning!

Another “Sweet 16” Surprise

Another “Sweet 16” Surprise

It’s another Sweet 16 Birthday free class!

Come get a sneak peek at the new Junior Hip-Hop 2 class next Wednesday, October 24, at 4:30 p.m. You have a one-time opportunity to try this class for free!

We can’t wait to see you joining in on the fun if you’re a new customer or a current dancer who is not already enrolled in this level class.

The gifts, free classes, and prizes are just getting started for our sweet sixteen year, so keep an eye out for the next surprise…

Surprise Free Class!!!

The FOCUS Sweet Sixteen Birthday Celebration continues on Monday, October 15, with one FREE Jazz 2 class at 5:30 p.m.

Come Join the fun if you’re a new customer or a current dancer who is not already enrolled in this class.

Keep an eye out for more great FOCUS opportunities in celebration of our sweet sixteen year!