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June 2012

Looking for Dance Classes in Corvallis this Summer?  Join us at Regional School of Ballet. 

‘If you want to dance seriously, do. You must think about it day and night, dream about it,–desire it. ‘

-Christa Justus

Memorial Day

The studio will be closed on Memorial Day this month.  Please check with your instructor for an appropriate class if you want to make up the class and have a Happy and Safe Memorial Day!  Please note: Erin will be running the Adv & Adult Classes on Memorial day so we can rehearse her dances.  Rehearsals will be held at the regular class time.

Summer Session June 18 – August 16

Registration for summer classes is now open.  Download our Summer Schedule 2012 and register today! To accommodate our working parents, classes this year will be held later in the day this summer. 

For Advanced Dancers, we’ve added a couple of new classes.  Nikki will be teaching a Variations Class on Tuesdays.  Shelly will be teaching a Performance Class on Wednesday.  The dances we learn in class will be performed in an in-studio show this fall. 

The studio will be closed for the 4th of July.


2012 RSB Recital

Dress Rehearsal 

Friday, June 1st, 2012 at the CHS Theater – 1400 NW Buchanan (east of Fred Meyer)

  • Dancers must attend the dress rehearsal to be in the show.  If your dancer’s class goes on stage without him/her, then he/she has missed the rehearsal and will not be in the show. No exceptions will be made.

Please arrive 15 – 20 minutes early to warm up. We make every effort to stay on schedule and appreciate your patience and flexibility.

  • 4:00 – 4:45 Creative Movement
  • 4:45 – 5:15 Pre-Ballet
  • 5:15 – 6:00 Beginning Ballet & Intermediate Ballet
  • 6:00 – 7:30 All upper level classes

Hair done as outlined below.  Wear appropriate undergarments for your costume (nude leotard), pink tights and pink ballet slippers./jazz shoes.   Pictures and videos are allowed and encouraged at Dress Rehearsal.  No video or photography is permitted during the recital.


Saturday, June 2nd, 2012 at 2:00pm at CHS Theater

The show starts at 2:00. 

Creative Movement, Pre-Ballet, Beginning & Intermediate Ballet dancers need to check in at the choir room by 1:40.  Dancers should arrive in costume.  Remember your hair piece and your ballet slippers!

Upper level dancers should be at the theater by 12:00. 


Tickets are $10.00, reserved seating, available for purchase at RSB until Thursday, May 31 during studio hours and at the door 1 hour before show.  If your dancer will be watching the 2nd half of the show, due to fire marshal regulations, s/he will need to have a ticket.

 Performance Recital Hair & Make-Up

  • Hair back in bun with no bangs and no shiny clips.
  • For Creative Movement thru Intermediate Ballet –  red blush and lips, eye brow pencil if dancer has light color eye brows.
  • Upper level Ballet Classes – heavy street make-up with neutral color eye shadow red blush and lips.
  • No underwear under tights  Ballet:  pink tights, pink ballet shoes   Jazz:  black jazz shoes
  • No jewelry, nail polish or body glitter.

Recital DVDs

Recital DVDs will be available for purchase.  To order your copy, download an order form and return it and pre-payment to Shelly or drop it into the tuition box at the studio.  Recital DVD Order Form.

Have you heard about the new Dress Code starting next fall?

RSB is updating the studio dress code this fall.  More information can be found under our studio policy tab.  Leotards and skirts will be available to purchase through the studio starting at Fall Registration at a 10% discount. 

Dance Scholarship

Eurotard is awarding scholarships randomly to dance students.   Go to and apply for a scholarship.  The grand prize is $1000! Good luck to everyone!

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