2020-2021 Dance Schedule

This schedule is subject to change to accommodate either unusually high or low numbers of registrants per class. You will be contacted if the adjustments affect the status of your registration.

Age and grade ranges are only approximate estimates.  Please contact us if you have questions about the appropriate class. We can work with you to find the best class for you child.

Questions?  Please call or email us.  Studio contact information can be found at the bottom of each page on our website.

Saturday Classes Offered Quarterly

DayStart TimeEnd TimeAgeInstructorHours
Adult & MeSaturday10:15am11:00am1-3Rotates*0.75
Creative Movement Saturday11:15am12:00pm3-6Rotates*0.75

*Mauri Connors, Laura Dueker, and Liz Becker will rotate teaching Adult & Me and Saturday Creative Movement. The fall schedule is: 

  • First Quarter, August 31 – October 24
Saturdays, Sept 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th: Mauri Connors
Saturdays, Oct 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th: Liz Becker
  • Second Quarter, October 26 – December 19
Saturdays, Oct 31, Nov 7, 14, 21: Laura Dueker
Saturdays, Dec 5, 12, 19: Mauri Connors

 

Pre-K Classes

DayStart TimeEnd TimeAgeInstructorHours
Creative Movement AMonday4:30pm5:15pm3-4Connors0.75
Kinder Ballet online Tuesday4pm4:45pm4Cunningham0.75
Creative Movement BFriday4:30pm5:15pm4-5Becker0.75

Elementary & Middle School

DayStart TimeEnd TimeGradesInstructorHours
Modern ITuesday3:30pm4:30pm2-3Connors1.00
Modern IITuesday4:45pm5:45pm4-6*Connors1.00
Tap IITuesday6:00pm6:45pm4-6*Kuehner0.75
Pre-Ballet Wednesday3:30pm4:30pmK-1Becker1.00
Ballet IIWednesday4:45pm5:45pm4-6*Becker1.00
Creative Movement EnsembleThursday1:30pm2:30pmK-4Connors + Becker1.00
Creative Movement EnsembleThursday3:30pm4:30pmK-4Connors + Becker1.00
Ballet IFriday3:15pm4:15pm2-3Becker1.00
Company Prep**Friday5:30pm6:45pm2-8Connors + Becker1.00

*7th and 8th grade students are also welcome to enroll in Modern II, Tap II and Ballet II, particularly if they want to brush up on technique or haven’t danced much before.

**Company Prep meets one Friday a month. See our Company page for more information. 

7th, 8th, & High School

DaysStart TimeEnd TimeGradesInstructorHours
Jazz III Cohort AMonday5:30pm6:45pm7-12Shugart1.25
Jazz III Cohort BMonday7:00pm8:15pm7-12Shugart1.25
Modern Company A*Tuesday7:00pm8:15pm7-12Connors1.25
Clogging WorkshopWednesday6:00pm7:00pm7-12LaRiviere1.00
Contemporary/Ballet MixWednesday7:15pm8:45pm7-12Becker1.50
Intermediate/Advanced Seminar in Dance TechniqueThursday4:45pm6:00pm7-12Connors1.25
Modern Company B*Thursday6:15pm7:30pm7-12Connors1.25

*Students wishing to be in Modern Company must take two additional classes per week, one of which must be either Int/Adv Seminar in Dance Technique or Contemporary/Ballet Mix.  See the Company page for more information on company membership.

High School & Adult Private and Semi-private Classes

DaysStart TimeEnd TimeAgesInstructorHours
Ballet Barre and CenterFriday5:30pm**6:30pmAges 14+Becker1.00*
Advanced Ballet and PointeFriday6:30pm**7:30pmAges 14+Becker1.00*

*These classes have separate tuition from the normal schedule. See tuition rates here

**Advanced Ballet and Pointe Schedule:
Fridays, 5:30-6:30 pm first hour and 6:30-7:30 pm second hour (Sept 4, 11, 25; Oct 2, 9, 23; Nov 6, 13; Dec 18)
Fridays, 7-8 pm first hour and 8-9 pm second hour (Sept 18, Oct 16, Nov 20 and Dec 11)

Adult Classes

DaysStart TimeEnd TimeInstructorHours
Adult EnsembleThursday7:45pm9:00pm Connors1.50

See our Adult Classes page for more info on each of these classes.

September 2020

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Modern I
  • Modern II
  • Tap II
  • Jazz III
  • Modern Company A
2
  • Pre-Ballet
  • Ballet II
  • Clogging Workshop
  • Modern Company A
  • Contemporary/Ballet Mix
3
  • Creative Movement Ensemble
  • Creative Movement Ensemble
  • Int./Adv. Seminar in Dance Technique
  • Modern Company B
  • Contemporary/Ballet Mix
  • Adult Ensemble
4
  • Ballet I
  • Creative Movement B
  • Ballet Barre & Center
  • Advanced Ballet & Pointe
  • Adult Ensemble
5
  • Adult & Me
  • Creative Movement
6
7
  • Classes cancelled for Labor Day
8
  • Modern I
  • Kinder Ballet ZOOM
  • Modern II
  • Tap II
  • Modern Company A
9
  • Pre-Ballet
  • Ballet II
  • Clogging Workshop
  • Modern Company A
  • Contemporary/Ballet Mix
10
  • Creative Movement Ensemble
  • Creative Movement Ensemble
  • Int./Adv. Seminar in Dance Technique
  • Modern Company B
  • Contemporary/Ballet Mix
  • Adult Ensemble
11
  • Ballet I
  • Creative Movement B
  • Ballet Barre & Center
  • Advanced Ballet & Pointe
  • Adult Ensemble
12
  • Adult & Me
  • Creative Movement
13
  • Outdoor Nature and Ballet Inspired Class
14
  • Creative Movement A
  • Jazz III Cohort A
  • Jazz III Cohort B
15
  • Modern I
  • Kinder Ballet ZOOM
  • Modern II
  • Tap II
  • Jazz III Cohort B
  • Modern Company A
16
  • Pre-Ballet
  • Ballet II
  • Clogging Workshop
  • Modern Company A
  • Contemporary/Ballet Mix
17
  • Creative Movement Ensemble
  • Creative Movement Ensemble
  • Int./Adv. Seminar in Dance Technique
  • Modern Company B
  • Contemporary/Ballet Mix
  • Adult Ensemble
18
  • Ballet I
  • Creative Movement B
  • Company Prep**
  • Ballet Barre & Center
  • Adult Ensemble
19
  • Advanced Ballet & Pointe
  • Adult & Me
  • Creative Movement
20
  • Outdoor Nature and Ballet Inspired Class
21
  • Creative Movement A
  • Jazz III Cohort A
  • Jazz III Cohort B
22
  • Modern I
  • Kinder Ballet ZOOM
  • Modern II
  • Tap II
  • Jazz III Cohort B
  • Modern Company A
23
  • Pre-Ballet
  • Ballet II
  • Clogging Workshop
  • Modern Company A
  • Contemporary/Ballet Mix
24
  • Creative Movement Ensemble
  • Creative Movement Ensemble
  • Int./Adv. Seminar in Dance Technique
  • Modern Company B
  • Contemporary/Ballet Mix
  • Adult Ensemble
25
  • Ballet I
  • Creative Movement B
  • Ballet Barre & Center
  • Advanced Ballet & Pointe
  • Adult Ensemble
26
  • Adult & Me
  • Creative Movement
27
  • Outdoor Nature and Ballet Inspired Class
28
  • Creative Movement A
  • Jazz III Cohort A
  • Jazz III Cohort B
29
  • Modern I
  • Kinder Ballet ZOOM
  • Modern II
  • Tap II
  • Jazz III Cohort B
  • Modern Company A
30
  • Pre-Ballet
  • Ballet II
  • Clogging Workshop
  • Modern Company A
  • Contemporary/Ballet Mix

Mission

The Halestone Foundation enriches the Rockbridge area by providing access to quality dance experiences and education in nurturing environments. We foster the creative process, artistic excellence, and joy.  We empower individuals and communities to make, perform, and experience original dance as a theoretical, technical, and expressive art.

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Halestone is supported by the Virginia Commission for the Arts

The Halestone Foundation

The Halestone Foundation is a non-profit organization that houses Halestone Dance Studio and its community outreach.

We are led by a volunteer board: Ann Courtney - President, Joel Kuehner - VP, Jessica Sullivan, Don Henk, Daniel Hinkle, Stephanie Hodde, Jessica Dixon, Robb Zahm, Erin Graves - members at large.
If you have questions about being a member of the board please contact the board at board@halestone.com

Accessibility

Halestone Dance Studio is handicap accessible, with a cement ramp to the door and a wheel-chair accessible bathroom.

We endeavor to make all of our events and classes accessible to all who desire to be there. Please contact us if you need a particular accommodation for one of our events.

Get in Touch

Artistic Director, Mauri Connors
director@halestone.com

Contact the Board of Directors
board@halestone.com

Studio Manager, Elizabeth Becker
studiomanager@halestone.com

Phone: (540) 463-7444

Mailing Address: 
P.O. Box 1583 
Lexington, Virginia 24450