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Visitation Weeks Schedule 2019

Thu., 11/21/2019 - 8:32 am

You are invited to watch your dancer in the studio during our Visitation Weeks! Feel free to take pictures and video on your designated day. Immediate family members only, please. Here is this year's schedule:

  • Week starting 12/2 -- All classes in Room 1 and Room 4
  • Week starting 12/9 -- All classes in Room 2 and Room 5
  • Week starting 12/16 -- All classes in Room 3 and Room 6

If you are unsure which room number your child's class is in, please click on the Registration tab above and then click on Class Schedule to view that information.

 

Reminder: Recital Costume Payments Due 11/16

Wed., 11/13/2019 - 1:58 pm

Costume payments must be made by Saturday, November 16. Costs are as follows:

  • Preschool -- $70
  • Kindergarten to 4th grade -- $80
  • 5th grade and up -- $90

Please note these prices include costume, tights and all accessories. Costume payments are non-refundable.

Dress Rehearsal / Picture Day and Recital Dates

Wed., 11/13/2019 - 1:53 pm

Please mark your calendars with these important dates:

  • Dress Rehearsal / Picture Day -- Saturday, May 9
  • Recital -- Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17

2019 - 2020 Studio Closings

Wed., 11/13/2019 - 1:50 pm

EDA will be closed on the following days this year:

  • Columbus Day -- Monday, October 14
  • Halloween -- Thursday, October 31
  • Thanksgiving Recess -- Thursday, November 28 through Sunday December 1
  • Winter Recess -- Monday, December 23 through Wednesday, January 1
  • President's Day -- Monday, February 17
  • Spring Recess -- Friday, April 10 through Saturday, April 12
  • Memorial Day -- Monday, May 25

Please note our last day of classes will be Saturday, May 30

Now Offering Bollywood Classes

Wed., 8/14/2019 - 8:37 am

EDA is proud to offer two Bollywood classes this year. The classes are Saturday at 9:00 am - 10:00 am for dancers aged 5 through 10 years old and Saturday at 10:00 am - 11:00 am for dancers 11 through 15 years old. Please visit our Registration page to sign up.

Essex Dance Academy 2019 - 2020

Wed., 6/5/2019 - 6:09 pm

EDA is proud to offer three levels of training:

  1. Non-competitive/recreational
  2. Novice competitive -- limited commitment, 6 years old through teens
  3. Advanced competitive -- full commitment, by invitation only

Registration for the 2019 - 2020 season will open on June 6 at 6:00 pm.

If you are interested and need more information, contact us by phone 973-808-1000 or via email marie.essexdanceacademy@gmail.com

EDA Student to Star on Broadway

Fri., 8/18/2017 - 8:59 am

 Join us in congratulating EDA student, Mattea Conforti, as she originates the role of Young Anna in Disney's stage adaptation of Frozen.  Broadway performances begin February 2018 at the St. James Theatre. We couldn't be more proud of her!