We are pleased to announce that Turning Pointe Youth Ballet production for 2016/2017 will be Mary Poppins. Students from Grade 1 and up are eligible to audition for this and we are holding auditions on Saturday 1st October 2016. Please click the relevant following link for info on your childs age group.
Turning Pointe hope you had a wonderful summer and that you are excited to start dancing again. We are now open for registrations and it is necessary for ALL STUDENTS to re-register for the new academic year starting in September.
Some new venues have been added to our timetable, making it easier for you to find a class in your neighborhood. Please browse through our schedule page which will be updated by the end of the week with our new classes www.turningpointe.ae/index.php/schedules.
We will be holding sign up sessions at multiple venues across the UAE so please check our School Communicator, Facebook www.facebook.com/turningpointedubai or the notice board on our website www.turningpointe.ae to find a sign up that suits you.
We would like to advise you that the Turning Pointe office will close for the summer on Tuesday 5th July and re-open for registrations at 9am Tuesday 23rd August. We hope you all have a lovely summer vacation and look forward to hearing from you all next term.
We are delighted to inform you about the 2016 Turning Pointe Summer Dance Intensive. Escape the summer heat by dancing the days away with friends!
The intensive will be taught by all of your favourite TP teachers giving students a taste of many different dance and teaching styles. There will be daily classes in Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Repertoire and Pointe Work for those who are old enough with pre-pointe training for our younger students. Each week will culminate with a presentation for parents & family.
Week 1: 3rd-7th July at Emirates International School Umm Sequim Junior Hall
Week 2: 10th-14th July at Optimal Fitness in Motor City
Timing: 10am - 3pm Fees: Dhs. 200 per day or Dhs. 850 per week.
Another reminder to all parents that we have started to use The School Communicator and we hope you have all managed to download the app successfully on your smartphones or visited http://www.six-delta.com to download to a desktop, laptop or ipad.
On your smartphones, you will only receive a notification for an urgent alert and not regular news articles, so please remember to check the news section daily. After 30th June 2016, we will no longer be sending general email blasts or group SMS for any class updates etc, so if you haven’t already downloaded the app, we would encourage you to do so asap. For those of you who already use The School Communicator, you can search for, then select Turning Pointe and register your details, then filter your childs dance class/s to ensure you only receive information applicable to your child. You may have to update the app or refresh first. If you are facing difficulties in filtering purely for your childs dance classes, please contact the office.
Please click here for the Communicator Installation Guide
We will continue to send emails for personal communication.
Further reminders regarding this will be sent out in the lead up to the cutoff date but to ensure you don’t miss out on any important information, please download the app asap.
Please see flyer below which gives details of a Multi Activity Summer Camp being held in Abu Dhabi during July and August. Turning Pointe will be teaching week beginning July 10th so if you are interested in signing up your child, please book using the contact details on the flyer. Turning Pointe are not taking direct bookings for this.