Encore classes resume todayPublished 5:26pm Sunday, January 8, 2012
Encore School of the Arts resumes classes today.
There will be a soup supper fundraiser to benefit Decatur Human Services on Feb. 3. There will also be a fundraiser for the Encore Extreme Pom Team as well as a couple more for The Encore Dance Company in coming months. Watch the Encore website for details as they become available at www.encoredancedowagiac.com.
Openings are available for guitar students on Mondays; piano or voice on Thursdays; and percussion on Wednesdays. Call the office, if interested. Lessons cost $80 per month for a weekly 30-minute one-on-one lesson.
On May 20, Encore School of the Arts presents the 2012 Dance Recital, the culmination of nine months of dance classes.
These classes prepare students to perform in a high-level show presented at 1 and 6 p.m.
Tickets are available at Encore School of the Arts in May.
Encore Dance Company requests help with its first garage sale on Memorial Day weekend at Encore School of the Arts. If you have things to donate to this fundraiser, call Encore at (269) 783-0881.
Encore, 405 East Division St., Dowagiac, has three dance studios, three music practice rooms, a visual arts studio, a small gymnasium/performance space, a fitness room and a multipurpose room.
ESOTA has a mission to be the leading provider of arts opportunities for youth in southwest Michigan and has several programs — the Dance School (Home of the Encore Dance Company and the Extreme Pom Team); the Visual Arts School and the Music School.