Friday, November 20, 2015

Order: Frank Hurt Dance Joggers

ORDER JOGGERS  $50
Deadline: We will order these in semester two - deadline will be mid-February. They are going to be dope!

Monday, November 16, 2015

Permission Forms and Upcoming Events

Permission Form: Elementary Dance Show December 4th
teachers' signatures required
copies available outside dance room door.
DUE: November 27, 2015

Permission Form: Surrey Dance Festival January 7th
parents and teachers' signatures required
medical information required
Medical information can be done online and saved so you never have to do it again! 
copies available outside dance room door
Due: December 18, 2015


Dear Parents and Guardians,

Here is a list of upcoming DANCE events:

Black and Yellow Dress Rehearsal and Elementary Dance Show
What: This is our semester end dance show dress rehearsal and then we invite the surrounding elementary schools to come and watch us perform.
When: Monday, December 4, 2015 - 12:00 – 2:48pm  
Where: Frank Hurt Theatre
To do: Have your teacher’s sign the permission form and return it to Ms. J. The deadline for permission forms is November 27, 2015. AND – make sure all of your missed classes are made up by December 4 at noon. Invite your friends and family to come and watch.

Spirit of the Season Parade
What: All dance teams will be dancing in a community spirit parade.
When: Saturday, December 5, 2015 – 5:30pm – 7:15pm
Where: Meet at City Plaza Stage
To Do: Invite your friends and family to come and watch.

Black and Yellow Dance Show
What: This is our semester end show. All dance classes and teams will be performing.
When: Thursday, December 10, 2015 – 5:45 – 8:00 – students arrive at 5:45, doors open at 6:15, and show starts at 6:30pm.
Where: Frank Hurt Theatre
Tickets: $5 for adults and $2.50 for students. Tickets for sale at lunch or at the door. 
Fund raisers: $5 bouquets of flowers and 50/50 draw
To Do: Invite your friends and family to come and watch.

Surrey Secondary Dance Festival at the Bell Centre
What: Performances by all Surrey secondary schools involved with dance. All dance classes and teams have been registered to perform. I am still awaiting confirmation, as usually this is a class only event. (Dance teams may not be performing – please get permission form in just in case)
When: Thursday, January 7, 2016 8:45 – 12pm  
Where: The Bell Centre
Transportation: School busses provided by the district
Cost: Free – paid for by the district
Tickets: Free – family is welcome to come and watch. There is lots of seating at the Bell Centre and it is free!
To do: Parents fill in and sign, have teachers sign, and students return the permission form for this field trip. Deadline for permission form is December 18, 2015. Invite your friends and family to come and watch.

Breakout Small Teams Competition
What: This is a competition for all of the small teams and break battle. Frank Hurt is sending four dance teams and two break teams.
When: Wednesday, January 13, 2016 – 4:00 – 8pm
Where: Fleetwood Park Secondary (7490 -156 St., Surrey)
Tickets: $10 from Ms. J in the dance office. We only have ten tickets per school. This event will sell out. Get your tickets as soon as they become available.
To do: If you are performing make sure you have a ride to Fleetwood Park and invite your friends and family to come and watch.

Breakout Dance Competition
What: A dance competition with a break battle. You can watch other schools and see their dances. All of our dance classes and teams are performing. We also have a team competing in the advanced break battle. (The Small Team’s winners may be performing) 
When: Saturday, January 16, 2016 registration starts at 9:30am. Ms. J will let you know Frank Hurt’s registration time as soon as she knows it. Doors open to the public at 12:30 and the show starts at 1:15. It usually runs all day till around 5! If your dancer needs to leave early just let me know.
Where: Panorama Ridge Secondary Gym (13220 64 Ave, Surrey, BC)

Tickets: $10 in advance from Ms. J in the dance office. $12 at the door and $5 for children under 12 accompanied by a parent. Please get your tickets early to avoid disappointment.
To do: Make sure you have a ride to Panorama Ridge Secondary and invite your friends and family to come and watch.




Sunday, November 15, 2015

Dec. 5th: Spirit of the Season Parade - all dance teams performing

Saturday, December 5th - Updated


Pay Parking is available under City Hall Plaza for $1.50 per hour or $4 for the day.

Please arrive at your designated time. Check-in will be at the Downtown Surrey BIA tent near the Christmas Tree. It's a white and red tent.

Unfortunately nothing can be left with us during the event. Last week some people requested that we watch coats and bags, but we just don't have enough people to effectively provide that service.

Spirit of the Season Parade & Performance Schedule
All times are subject to change.
Saturday, December 5th
Civic Plaza Stage before Parade:
*Please arrive 20 minutes before your start time to check-in & familiarize yourself with the space and audio equipment*
2:30 – 3:00 PM Thomas Vixon
3:00 – 3:20 PM Kaatrina Baker (20 min)
3:25 – 3:55 PM Smile Band (30 min)
4:00 – 4:20 PM   Prince Charles Elementary School Bell Choir (20 min)
4:25 – 4:30 PM   Dance Xpressions Company (3 min)
4:35 – 5:05 PM   Smiling Tigers Jujitsu (30 min)
5:10 – 5:30 PM   Sylvana Filidoglu’s Greek dancers, Yamas (approx. 8 dancers) (15-20 min)
Parade:
*All dance groups check-in before 5:30 PM in Civic Plaza for audio equipment.*
6:00 PM                North Surrey Secondary Drumline (at 102 Ave by 6:10) & DRS Breakdance
6:04 PM                Dream Gymnastics Inc (4 dancers) (at 102 Ave by 6:14)
6:06 PM                Surrey International Folk Dancers (8 dancers) (at 102 Ave by 6:16) *needs speaker holder
6:08 PM                Smiling Tigers Jujitsu (10 students) (at 102 Ave by 6:18)
6:10 PM                Just 4 Kicks (at 102 Ave 6:20)
6:12 PM                Panorama School of Dance: Youth Company (24 dancers) (at 102 Ave by 6:22)
6:14 PM                Frank Hurt Secondary Dance Teams (36 dancers) (at 102 Ave y 6:24)
6:16 PM                Queen Elizabeth Secondary Dance Teams (90 dancers) (at 102 Ave by 6:26)
6:19 PM                Praise TEAM (75 dancers) (at 102 Ave by 6:29)
Finale in Central City Shopping Centre Plaza:
6:30 PM                Performance by DRS & Open dance floor for all groups to freestyle to a live DJ (Party on the Street!)

Wrap up by at 6:45 PM
Dancers can warm up with snacks & refreshments at TBD location 


Tuesday, November 10, 2015

YouTube: Remembrance Day

Thank-you so much to Ronesh, Lucas, Bryan, Brandon, Huy, and AJ for their Remembrance Day choreography and performance. I think this might be the first time b-boying has been used as a dance genre for Remembrance Day.

Friday, November 6, 2015

Frank Hurt Dance Wear 2015 - 2016


Order Jackets 

-jacket orders due: November 16, 2015. (They have to be ordered in from Virginia before being printed and we need them by the show)
- we are still looking for a supplier for the black joggers. 


Photos: FT Nov. 5, 2015: Harbour Dance and Ballet BC