Save the Dates for FOCUS Summer Programs You Won’t Want to Miss!

Dates & Times Now Available for 2019
Summer Camps, Intensives, and Competition Audition Clinics

Grow your joy of dance with FOCUS Dance Camps, Intensives, and Competition Audition Clinics, filled with dance, fitness, fun, and challenges to push your dance boundaries. Taught by the best in industry guest professionals and some of our very own top FOCUS faculty!

Genres include Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Contemporary/Lyrical, Musical Theatre, Acro, Audition Technique, and more…details about registration coming soon.

Tiny Dancer Camp
July 15 – 19
Beginning and Adv. Beginner Dancers
Ages 4 – 6
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Dance Camp and Intensive
Session #1: July 15 – 19
Session #2: August 12 – 16
Beginning through Advanced Dancers
Ages 7 – Adult
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Monday classes start at 8:30 a.m.)

Dance Intensive and Competition Audition Clinic
July 15 – 21
Semi-Intermediate through Advanced Dancers
Ages 7 – 18  (Younger dancers will need approval to attend.)

Dance Intensive and Audition Clinic
July 15 – 19 with Auditions July 20 – 21

5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  Those auditioning stay until 8:30 p.m.
Audition schedule for Saturday, July 20, and Sunday, July 21, to be determined.
This intensive clinic is mandatory for those who wish to audition for one of our competing groups.

Make-Up Competition Audition Clinic (One make-up date only)
This clinic is for those who missed the audition clinic in July.
August 12 – 16
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Monday class starts at 8:30 a.m.)
Audition Clinic will be held in the morning during the times mentioned above.
Auditions will be held in the block classes in the evening.

For questions, please contact FocusSummerPrograms@gmail.com.

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.

 

 

Summer Dance Camps, Workshops, and More Coming Up!

FOCUS is heating up for our Summer Dance Camps, Workshops, Intensives, and Competition Audition/Intensives!

Summer is not that far away and these opportunities are great ways to stay active, get fit, and fill up with the joy of the art of dance and fitness over the summer. Morning and afternoon options are available.

Also, take advantage of our 250 regularly scheduled classes in the afternoons and evenings, ongoing throughout the year!

Standby for summer program dates and signups coming soon…

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!

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!

 

 

Tajik Karate Academy Now at FOCUS, Wednesdays & Saturdays

Karate is happening every WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY at FOCUS! Dance and karate come together and unite 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

Event Parties Now Available at FOCUS!

Come celebrate your special event at FOCUS! Party with dance for your birthday, bachelorette or bachelor party, bat mitzvah, bar mitzvah, graduation, anniversary, or other special occasion! It’s a fun way to interact and enjoy lots of giggles and laughs…while dancing!

 

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!

 

There’s Already a Lot Happening in January 2019!

FOCUS is joining Irvine Moms Network (a local family-friendly activity-based network created by moms for moms) in offering some fun events in and around Irvine from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.!

Come be a part of a FREE class for your tiny tot on Friday, January 11, 3:30 – 4:15 p.m. This program is for ages 3 to 5 (potty-trained, please) at FOCUS Dance Center in the Woodbridge Village Center.

Registration limited to 20 children, so please RSVP to connect@focusdance.com to ensure you have a spot for your tiny tot! Walk-ins are welcome if space is still available. Find out more about Irvine Moms Network here.