Here at Grande Finale we love what we do and because of that you will find that this is a busy place with a lot going on. We strive to provide lots of learning and performing opportunities for our dancers to help shape them into well rounded and confident individuals. So from a 3 years old who is just starting out taking their first dance class looking for yearly show experience or an experience dancers who wants to perform as much as possible or an adult who never had the chance to dance as a child  we have a place for you! Below is a list of some of the shows and events we hold at Grande Finale to give you an idea of what we have available to our dancers.

 

Fall/Winter Productions

Here at GFDS we always do a Fall Production.  Our Dance Productions have included "Hillbilly Hoedown", "Little Shop of Horrors", "Shrek", "Spamalot"and "The Grande Finale Picture Show". This October we are pleased to announce that  will be doing our Dance Production of "The Corpse Bride". Every September we also hold our auditons for our December Dance Production of "ElF".

 

Community Shows

 You can find our dancers all over town performing in various community shows. Our dancers are regular perfomers at" The Gladstone Festival", "The Bite" and "The Rose Fesitval" to mention a few.

 

 

Yearly Recital

Every year we host our yearly recital and ballet production which are our biggest events of the year that all of our dancers perform in. This year we will be presenting "Legends" as a tribute to many great musical artists of our time.  "Legends" will be put on by our Tap, Jazz, and Hip Hop Studetns.

 

Yearly Ballet Production

Our Ballet Production is our biggest event of the year for our ballet and tumblling students.  This year we will be doing "Fern Gully: Keepers of the Rainforest"

 

Various Workshops and Guest Instructors

 At GFDS we try to host as many educational opportunities as we can through guest workshops and instructors. Through these workshops our dancers have had the chance to study with many of the industries leading dancers including Gregg Russell, Barry Youngblood, and Chonique Sneed to name a few.

Performance Teams

Our Performance Teams travel to various competitions and conventions throughout the west coast representing GFDS. This year we are very excited that they will be making their 4th appearance at Disneyland Resort in California as a guest performance group.

 

Summer "Dance & Dessert Show"

Our summer "Dance & Dessert Show" is our fun relaxed summer show that we hold after our 8 week summer sessions.  Dancers get a chance to show off what they have learned in their summer classes and how much they have grown as a dancer. This show has been where many of our dancers have performed for the first time!