At this Holiday Season….

All of us at FOCUS would like to take this time to wish you many precious moments during this holiday season filled with love, happiness, and giggles!

Please note that on Friday, Dec. 14, we will be opening at noon.

Thank you for being part of FOCUS on your dance and fitness journey!

 

It’s Not Too Late to Participate in the FOCUS Concert Series!

Don’t miss out…it’s not too late to give your dancer the opportunity to celebrate their year of training on stage with the rest of their dance class(es)!

The FOCUS end-of-season Concert Series (Honors Performance) held in June 2019 is gearing up with exciting preparations. It is not too late to turn in your forms and participate. Just click below for the forms needed, complete them, and hand them in at the FOCUS Office!

 

The Holiday Season Is Here!

The holiday season is here and FOCUS is filled with gratitude for so much, including you! Please note that FOCUS will be closed Dec. 20 – Jan. 2. Classes will resume Thurs., Jan. 3, 2019. 

So until Dec. 20, ’tis the season to celebrate with dance and fitness; don’t miss the great training and festive fun happening in all classes at FOCUS!

Free Hip Hop Classes in November!

In this season of giving, FOCUS would like to give you the gift of FREE hip hop classes. If you are ready to get your groove on with hip hop, choose from the hand-selected list of classes below and attend for free! Available November 14-20 only, for new students or for current students who are not already enrolled in these class(es).

Get fit, stay in shape, have fun, and celebrate new friendships with a hip hop class! There’s something available for all ages, levels, days, and times; just see below!

FREE HIP-HOP CLASSES NOVEMBER 14-20:

  • Hip-Hop Beg: Tue., 6:30 p.m., for adults
  • Hip-Hop 1: Wed., 3:30 p.m., ages 7-11
  • Hip-Hop 2: Mon., 4:30 p.m., ages 8-12
  • Hip-Hop 2: Thu., 4:30 p.m., ages 8-12
  • Hip-Hop 2: Fri., 6:30 p.m., ages 8-12
  • Hip-Hop 2: Sat., 10 a.m., ages 8-12
  • Hip-Hop 3: Thu., 6:30 p.m., ages 9+
  • Hip-Hop 3: Sat., 12 p.m., ages 9+
  • Hip-Hop 4: Wed., 6:30 p.m., ages 10+
  • Hip-Hop PT Beg./Int.: Fri., 7:30 p.m., ages 12+
  • Hip-Hop PT Int./Adv.: Fri., 7:30 p.m., ages 12+
  • Break Dancing Level 2: Fri., 5:30 p.m., ages 9+

It’s Not Too Late to Turn in Your Honors Performance Forms

Can you believe it? It’s already time to start preparing for the FOCUS Honor Performance Concert Series coming in June!

This amazing FOCUS presentation is the Super Bowl of Dance, and a special opportunity for all FOCUS dancers to showcase their season’s training success for family and friends on the Barclay Theatre stage. This prestigious event gives loved ones the opportunity to celebrate their dancer, and cheer for all the dancers as they are honored for all their hard work, determination, and teamwork with a Certificate of Participation presented at each concert!

Deadline to pay the Concert Fee has passed. If you missed it, please bring your forms and fees in by the end of the week.

The forms and critical details for this mandatory showcase at the conclusion of the 2018-19 FOCUS Dance Season are here:

Wear Your Halloween Costume This Week at FOCUS!

All evening classes starting at or after 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 31, are CANCELLED to allow dancers to go trick-or-treating on Halloween.

Attention FOCUS Families:

Get ready to celebrate Halloween at FOCUS, when dancers will be allowed to wear costumes to class from Thursday, Oct. 25, through Wednesday, Oct. 31!

Please be sure to wear a costume you can dance in.

FOCUS To Participate in Woodbridge Fall Festival

FOCUS is excited to be part of the Woodbridge Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 20. Please join us! Stop by and say “Hi” at the FOCUS booth, and enjoy all the fun events planned to support Woodbridge Warriors Athletics at Woodbridge High School.

The festival will feature community vendors and restaurants, a chili cook-off, live music, games, and a beer garden, with college football being aired throughout the day!

Wear Your Halloween Costume Next Week at FOCUS!

Attention FOCUS Families:

Get ready to celebrate Halloween at FOCUS, when dancers will be allowed to wear costumes to class from Thursday, Oct. 25, through Wednesday, Oct. 31!

Please be sure to wear a costume you can dance in.

All evening classes starting at or after 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 31 are CANCELLED to allow dancers to go trick-or-treating on Halloween.  

Halloween Fun Is Almost Here… Are You Ready?

Attention FOCUS Families!

Get ready to celebrate Halloween at FOCUS, when dancers will be allowed to wear costumes to class from Thursday, Oct. 25, through Wednesday, Oct. 31!

Please be sure to wear a costume you can dance in.

All evening classes starting at or after 5:30 pm on Wednesday, Oct. 31, are CANCELLED to allow dancers to go trick-or-treating on Halloween.

Important October Dates at FOCUS Dance

Oct. 15-26
Students will be measured during classes for their Honors Performance costumes.

Oct. 29
Honors Performance costume forms are due on Monday, Oct. 29. You should have received your forms by email, but if you did not, you can pick them up at the FOCUS front desk.

Oct. 25-31
Students may wear their Halloween costumes to class.  Each student must be able to dance in their costume.

Oct. 31
Classes that begin at or after 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 31, will be canceled to allow students to go trick-or-treating. Please come to the front desk for a class voucher for any canceled classes.

Don’t Miss Out on the FOCUS Summer Programs Going on Now!

It’s not too late to sign up for FOCUS Summer Workshops, Dance Camps, Intensives, Competing Audition Clinics, and more than 250 ongoing full season classes! Learn more by clicking on the links below:

It’s not too late to sign up for FOCUS Summer Workshops, Dance Camps, Intensives, Competing Audition Clinics, and more than 250 ongoing full season classes! Learn more by clicking on the links below.

New Season of Classes:
Schedule of Classes for 2018-19 Season

Competing Auditions:
Competing Programs Audition Flyer

K-POP Intensive:

K-POP Summer Intensive Flyer
K-POP Summer Intensive Registration Form

Summer Dance Camp / Intensive:
Summer Dance Camp / Intensive Clinic Flyer
Summer Camp / Intensive Clinic Registration Form

Rockette-Style Dance Workshop:
Precision Dance Workshop NYC Rockette-Style
Email fusionexercise33@gmail.com to sign up

Call us at (949) 737-5151 or email us for more information.

Train Like a Rockette with an Exclusive Workshop at FOCUS

Class and feedback are given by Master Teacher Rhonda Kaufman Malkin, a former Rockette.

WHEN: Sunday, August 26, 10 a.m. -1 p.m.
WHERE: FOCUS Dance Center in Irvine
COST: $150 per Dancer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Come take advantage of this unique opportunity to train with former Rockette Rhonda Kaufman Malkin in this V.I.P. workshop! Experience jazz warm-up, precision jazz, precision tap, and kickline routines, plus individualized feedback at the end of the workshop to help guide you on your Rockette experience.

About Rhonda Kaufman Malkin

 

Rhonda Kaufman Malkin is the owner/director of Fusion Exercise, Inc., and Professional Dance Coaching, and has been training and teaching dancers nationally and internationally for almost 25 years. As a highly successful professional dancer in Los Angeles and New York City for over 17 years, Rhonda maintains a high level of professionalism and expectation for all of her dance students.

Learn more about the amazing Rhonda Kaufman Malkin 

Space is limited, so sign up now by emailing fusionexercise33@gmail.com for this precision dance workshop in the style of the NYC Rockettes.

Happy First Birthday to FOCUS at Our New Location!

Happy First Birthday to FOCUS at Our New Location!
It’s hard to believe it has been a year since we made the move to our amazing new location with such a beautiful state-of-the-art facility, wonderful new and returning dancers, and a fresh and fun atmosphere at the Woodbridge Village Center!
Remember this ribbon cutting last July 5?
Well, there’s more to come…
Our Sweet 16th is coming up on September 9th!
We look forward to celebrating with you and we cherish our inspiring shared dance journey!

 

 

K-POP Summer Intensive,  July 30 – Aug. 3

Come join the fun and have an exciting experience in our K-Pop weekly classes, starting the week of July 9, and also participate in the first-ever Summer K-POP INTENSIVE…and dance like a star!

K-Pop Intensive:

  • Learn choreography to your favorite music (mix)
  • Bond with new friends / other K-Pop fans
  • Be part of a music video project and live performance — both to be revealed on the last day!
Email us at connect@focusdance.com or call the office at 949-737-5151 to learn more.
Also join us for K-Pop weekly classes, starting the week of July 9!