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News

February 2020

Exam Congratulations
Congratulations to JFDC Teacher Steph Passfield who recently passed her IDTA Freestyle Fellowship qualification with Distinction.

 

Performance Skills Workshop - MK Snap, MK7 7DE Saturday 15th February 

12-1pm: 7-12 Years/1-2pm: 13+ Years 
£10 Per dancer 

The JFDC is delighted to offer all our students the opportunity to work with renowned Theatre Director Alli Coyne. Alli has worked as an Associate Director and Choreographer on hit West End & touring shows including; Dirty Dancing, Jersey Boys, The Man in the White Suit and Walking with Dinosaurs.

Alli is bringing her expertise to the JFDC for one day only with workshops to help dancers improve their dance performance skills in preparation for upcoming Exams, Competitions and the JFDC Showcase.
These sessions are open to all JFDC dancers aged 7 and above, Places are sure to fill up fast so book now to avoid disappointment. 

 



JFDC 40th Anniversary Showcase
We are happy to announce that our 40th Anniversary showcase will be taking place on Saturday 21st March at the Chrysalis Theatre in Willen. All dancers within the JFDC are invited to perform in our showcase which promises to be a great event at no cost to the dancer.  

Rehearsals take place at MK Snap, late afternoon/early evening (times TBC) on the three Saturdays prior to the show (29/2-7/3-14/3). If you wish to take part in the show you must attend all three rehearsals and the dress and tech rehearsal on the show day. 

Please fill out the attached registration form and hand to your teachers ASAP as we can only accommodate a certain amount of dancers. Tickets will be available to purchase from the first rehearsal onward.

Tickford Park time changes 
Due to a very tight turnaround between ourselves and other venue users we have made the decision to slightly alter the time of our Freestyle Commercial classes at our Tickford venue. Effective Wednesday 26th February this class will now commence between 5.40-6.25pm. Thank you in advance for your understanding. 

Adult Learn to Dance Course
Quickstep & Rumba 
Thursday 27th February- 26th  March inclusive 8.30-10.00pm (beginners) 8.00-9.30pm (intermediate & advanced)
We are pleased to announce that the next adult learn to dance course will cover two of the most popular dances, the Quickstep & Rumba. Over five 1.5 hour sessions, dancers will learn two comprehensive routines from basic steps, to a few more technical moves. All abilities are welcome as is attendance solo, in a couple and groups. This session is £30 for the course or £7 per week  pay as you go. Payment can be made on the day or Book and pay online.

Click here to see our Diary Dates 


Anniversary Uniform 
Our 40th anniversary uniform (exclusive for 2020) is available to order through your teachers. The new design features a red holographic logo (to mark our ruby year), 'CELEBRATING 40 YEARS' in red print as well as  'DANCER' and 'WWW.JFDC.CO.UK' in silver hologram. Please click here for your order form! 



Competitive Opportunities 

The JFDC is proud to offer all JFDC junior dancers the chance to take part in Freestyle Competitions and Championships throughout England.​

If you love to dance and want to take your Training and performing to the next level the comp squad could be ideal for you! We hold our  training sessions (JFDC Elite) on a Monday at MK Snap (MK7 7DE) 6:00-7:30pm and Saturday 1.30-3.00pm (this session is closed Saturday 19th October).  You are welcome to pop along for a free trial session!
For more information on the JFDC Comp Squad click here 

One to One Sessions 
Do you need some extra practice or just want to up your game? Why not book a one to one session with one of our experienced teachers.  Sessions are £18 (£15 for under 18s) per thirty minutes and are bookable below.  NB: If you need to cancel a lesson a minimum of 24 hours notice is required or the session will be charged for in full. This is the perfect opportunity to further develop your dance skills.