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Essence Dancers
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The Essence Dance Academy truly values the blend of solid technique and sincere expressiveness in the classic art form of dance. We offer an opportunity for children and adults to embrace technique and the art of dancing. We aim for Essence Dance Academy pupils to be strongly encouraged to embrace the aesthetic qualities of dance so they will be transformed into passionate, strong & knowledgeable dancers.

Avis Sauls Artistic Director
Avis Sauls Artistic Director

To find out more about us
Call 469-337-7413
or visit our website

We provide:

  • Ballet & Creative Movement for Early Childhood (Ages 3 to 5-years-old)
  • Ballet Enrichment (Ages 6 to 11-years-old)
  • Jazz/Contemporary Enrichment (Ages 6 to 11-years-old)
  • Performance/Competition: [Essence Dance Kids Company] (Ages 6 to 11-years-old) *Audition Required* “Essence Dance Academy’s Summer Camp is Strongly Recommended.”
  • Performance/Competition: [Essence Jr. Dance Company] (Ages 12 to 17-years-old) *Audition Required* “Essence Dance Academy’s Summer Camp is Strongly Recommended.”
  • Ballet Enrichment for Youth & Adults
  • Jazz/Contemporary Enrichment for Youth & Adults
  • Private Lessons for All Ages
  • Drill Team *Audition Required* “Essence Dance Academy’s Summer Camp is Strongly Recommended.”
  • Annual Summer Dance & Drill Team Camps

Elite Summer Camps

Experience our Elite Camps this summer starting June 5th through August 18th. Summer Camp registration is required.

Elite Summer Camp Flyer for Dance-Drill & Cheer-Tumbling
Elite Dance & Drill Summer Camp Daily Schedule
TIME MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
9am-12pm Field Trip Elite Dance & Drill Character Building Elite Dance & Drill Field Trip
or other
planned
activity
2pm-5pm Elite Dance & Drill Elite Dance & Drill Gym Activities Elite Dance & Drill
Elite Cheer & Tumbling Summer Camp Daily Schedule
TIME MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
9am-12pm Field Trip Elite Cheer & Tumbling Character Building Elite Cheer & Tumbling Field Trip
or other
planned
activity
2pm-5pm Elite Cheer & Tumbling Elite Cheer & Tumbling Gym Activities Elite Cheer & Tumbling

To register for classes click the Self Service button

  1. If you’re a returning client – Login with your username and password. Otherwise create an account to register for the first time to pay for classes.
  2. Click on BUY and then click on Sessions.
  3. Under Buy Sessions, click on Essence Dance Academy.
  4. Find the package you want to buy and click Purchase.
Essence Dance Enrichment
Day Time Description Fee
THURSDAY 6:30pm–7:45pm 6 to 11-year-olds (Jazz and Contemporary) $75
SATURDAY 10am–11am 3 to 5-year-olds (Ballet & Jazz combo class) $65
10am–11am 6 to 11-year-olds (Ballet) $65
Essence Dance Kids Company
Day Time Description Fee
THURSDAY 6:30pm–7:45pm 6 to 11-year-olds (Ballet & Jazz combo class) $105
SATURDAY 10am–11am 6 to 11-year-olds (Ballet & Jazz combo class)
Essence Jr. Dance Company – PACKAGE
Day Time Description Fee
* These classes are a package and will be discounted for FCA & Canterbury students.
TUESDAY 6:30pm–7:30pm (Ballet) $125
THURSDAY 6:30pm–7:30pm (Jazz & Modern/Contemporary)
SATURDAY 11am-12:30pm (Jazz & Modern/Contemporary)
Essence Dance Youth & Adults
Day Time Description Fee
TUESDAY 6:30pm–7:30pm (Beginner/Intermediate Ballet) $55
7:30pm–8:30pm (Jazz & Modern/Contemporary) $55
Private Lessons
Day Time Description Fee
TBA EDA Members Only $55
TBA Non-EDA Members TBA
Summer Dance Classes
Day Time Description Fee
TUESDAYS &
THURSDAYS
6:30pm-8:00pm Youth and Adult Jazz / Contemporary $85
SATURDAYS 10:00am-11:00am Early Childhood 3 to 5-year-olds
Creative Movement / Technique
$65

To register for classes click the Self Service button: