624 Louisiana Avenue (Lower Garden District/Irish Channel) Located
at the intersection of Louisiana Ave and Tchoupitoulas St.
(for Releve Program and Modern Classes only):
Thursday, December 20, 2018 (5-7pm) at Lyons Rec Center
$10.00 Processing Fee (cash only) due at time of registration.
Everyone must register, including returning students
. You must register
in person. If you wish to enroll at multiple centers, it is strongly recommended that you go to each
center to register as in-person registrations are given priority.
Enrollment packets will be
available at registration. No other paperwork is needed except a birth certificate copy for children
Students must have turned three or six by September 1, 2018. If your child is 6-7
years old, a copy of their birth certificate is required at registration.
Class Schedule 2018-2019
Ballet Instructor: Aline de Souza
Early Childhood Dance Program Instructor:
Modern Instructor: Chanice HolmesMonday and Wednesday (must attend
4:15-5:25pm Preparatory Youth Modern (recommended for ages 8-13) Tuesday
and Thursday (must attend both days)
4:15-5:30pm Releve Program- ages 8-11 with at least
two years of prior training and must attend evaluation classes on August 28 AND August 30. Attending
these classes does not guarantee participation in the program. Monday
Preparatory A Wee Dance (recommended for ages 3-4) FULL Saturday
Preparatory A Wee Dance (recommended for ages 3-4) FULL
How to dress for the Wee Class: comfortable
clothing a dancer can move freely in and bare feet.
The Early Childhood Dance Program is
designed for children ages 3 - 5 years of age who want to experience dance independently. Children
will be exposed to a variety of music, exercises, and stretches that aim to develop balance, rhythm,
creativity and self-awareness. Early Childhood Dance students explore basic dance elements (space,
time and energy) through NOBA’s Moving 4 Health curriculum that focuses on arts integration and
* Class locations and schedules are subject to change.
audition or prior dance experience necessary.
* Classes are tuition-free and open to all
* Students are placed in the appropriate class based on both age and
What to Wear
Black Leotard, Black Leggings, Bare FeetBoys:
White T-Shirt, Black Tights, Bare FeetBallet:Girls:
Black Leotard, Pink
Tights, Pink Split-Sole Ballet ShoesBoys:
White T-Shirt, Black Tights, Black Split-Sole
Hair must be neatly pulled back in a bun; no ponytails are allowed.
Students WILL NOT be allowed to participate in class without the required dance attire and
Week of September 3, 2018: Fall classes begin
Week of October 1, 2018: Open
October 31, 2018: Halloween, no classes
November 18 – 25, 2018: Thanksgiving break,
December 2, 2018 (3:00pm & 6:00pm): tentative date for The Nutcracker Suite
4 – 13, 2018: December Student Showcases
December 16, 2018 – January 6, 2019: Winter break
17-20, 2018 - ALL students returning and new must register
January 21, 2019: Martin Luther King
Day, no classes
Week of Feb. 4, 2019: Open Studio Days
February 27 – March 8, 2019: Mardi Gras
break, no classes
April 14- April 21 2019: Spring break, no classes
April 30 – May 1, 2019:
Lyons Spring Dance Concerts (6:30pm each night)
May 19, 2019: Spring Dance Concert at Tulane’s Dixon Hall featuring Pre-Professional students (7:00pm)For more
information about our after-school dance classes, please contact NOBA's Education Department
email@example.com or 504-522-0996, ext. 207.