Class location and Schedule
Gillian rents studio space at the R&I Dance Studio located on 409B, Rayford Road, Spring, TX 77386. The dance facility is equipped with a sprung floor, a viewing area, changing rooms, and ample parking. She also teaches from her private studio at home.
Private / Semi-Private Classes (at home studio)
Monday & Wednesday (times are flexible)
$20 per 45 minutes or $30 per hour (1st class a free trial)
No prior training necessary.
Classes will be tailored to the individual who may be at a Beginner or Advanced level.
Group Classes (at R&I Studio)
Competitive (8 years & under) Tuesday 5-6pm - $60 per month - (1st class free)
Competitive (9 years +) Tuesday 6-7pm - $60 per month - (1st class free)
Classes will focus on Highland technique including basic positions, basic movements and follow the Highland and National dance syllabus.
As the dance school establishes, there will be more advanced group classes for Pre-Premier Dancers (Novice and Intermediate level) and Premier/Championship dancers.
Examinations, Competitions and Performance
R&I dance studio is located just across the I45 from The Woodlands about 5 miles from The Woodlands Mall / Market Street area.
Students will have the opportunity to work through the Highland Dancing examination syllabus. This offers a professional route for all dance students. Dancers from the age of 4 years onwards can begin their examination journey if they wish. Examiners will assess each dancer and provide a critique on their dance performance. Awards and certificates are given to confirm and celebrate achievement.
There will be an opportunity for dancers to gain competition and highland games experience at local, national and international levels.
Students will also have the option of showcasing their dancing at various events / venues in The Woodlands area.