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Jan’s School of Dance believes the gift of dance is a valuable choice and can be an important asset in all aspects of development.


Dance is an excellent exercise for the mind and body.


Jan’s News:



Holiday Show – VENUE CHANGE

The show will be held at the Hastings MIDDLE School


Thursday, December 19th – 6:30 pm

Doors open at 6:00 pm


Holiday Show 2019 General Info


Nutcracker rehearsal on stage from 5:00 – 6:00 pm. Do not arrive before 4:45 pm.


Nursing Home Shows


There are two nursing home shows – one at Regina on December 10 and one at Augustana on December 18. Your child’s class will perform in one of the shows.


REGINA SHOW – Tuesday December 10 – 6:30 pm


Meet at 6:15 pm in the Lobby of Regina Senior Living dressed in costume

1: Purple Line – Nutcracker Part 6: Tues 6:15 “All I want for Xmas”
2: Tues 5:30 “Rudolph” 7: Mon 6:15 “Sleigh Ride”
3: Thurs 4:00 “Winter Wonderland” 8: Marshmallow World
4: Nutcracker (Select Scenes)* 9: Tues 4:00 Acro “Jingle Bell Rock”
5: Mon 5:30 “Jolly Old St Nick” 10: Finale “We Wish you a Merry Christmas”


*All Nutcracker dancers, grade 6 and up, may participate in the performance of the “Select Scenes.”



AUGUSTANA SHOW – Wednesday December 18 – 6:45 pm


Meet at 6:30 pm in the Lobby of Augustana Care dressed in costume


NOTE: There will be no class on the 18th for Pre-Comp Clog (Wed. 6:15 class). The Wed. 5:30 class will have class at the studio from 5:30-5:55 then will head straight to Augustana. Come to class dressed in your costume.

1: Wed 6:15 “5 More Days” 6: Thurs 4:45 “Christmas Waltz”
2: Wed 5:30 “Santa Baby” 7: Fri 5:15 “Here Comes Santa Claus”
3: Thurs 6:15 “Frosty” 8: Marshmallow World
4: Nutcracker PrePointe 9: Thurs 5:45 “Up on the Housetop”
5: Tues 10:15 “Santa Claus is Coming” 10: Finale “We Wish you a Merry Christmas”


Thank you for dancing at the nursing home.  Please be respectful of the residents and do not sit or stand in front of them.  Pictures can be taken from behind the residents so the can fully enjoy their time with your little dancers!.The residents really love seeing young ones dance for them every year. 

Extra Clogging Technique Classes


There will be extra clogging technique available at the studio. This class may be used as a make-up class for missed dance classes.


Tuesdays 7:45-8:30 pm

2nd and 4th week of the month: Diamond, Blue, Copper, and Turquoise

1st, 3rd and 5th week of the month: Coral and Silver


Fridays 6:30-6:45 pm

Purple Clog


Competition Dates Announced – Save the Dates!


Legacy – March 27-29 (Burnsville) – No Precomp
In10sity – April 3-5 (Monticello)
Hall of Fame – April 15-19 (St. Paul – Roy Wilkins)
Starz – April 22-26 (Monticello)
Starz Nationals – June 17-21 (Wisconsin Dells)

Nutcracker Rehearsal Schedule


2019 Nutcracker Rehearsal Schedule



2019-2020 Registration for Competition and Non-Competition Classes


Registration is ongoing! Classes begin September 9.


Non-Competition / PreCompetition Classes:

Non-Competition Class Schedule

Non-Competition / PreCompetition
Registration Form

Basic Information for
Non-Competition / PreCompetition Classes


Competition Lines:

Competition Line Class Schedule

Competition Line Registration Form 

Basic Information for Competition Lines


Dance is for Everyone!


Dance encourages large muscle movement and promotes greater joint mobility. It also improves muscle tone, spatial awareness, coordination and social interaction. Jan’s offers a dance class for students of all abilities on Fridays. Cost is $36 per month plus $15 per child annual registration fee. 


Complete the non-competition class registration form and come join the fun! 

2019-2020 Solos/Duets/Trios


Summer is a great time to work with your choreographer to learn your solo/duet/trio. You must register and pay before your first rehearsal.


2019-2020 Solo / Duet / Trio Form


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Contact Us


Jan Barduson Tripp


Studio: 651-438-3690
Home: 651-437-1584


Email: janpirouette@comcast.net


2610 Industrial Court
Hastings, MN 55033