Gymnastics Clinics

Name
Days
Location
Back Handspring Clinic
*Must have back walkover to participate*

Our clinics are taught by a guest gymnastics instructor with a wealth of knowledge! Mr. Nick is a former Michigan State University Competitive Gymnast who holds a Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science and Kinesiology. He is an incredible coach with an outstanding track record! He brings his own professional gymnastics equipment so the kids have new mats to train with!
Saturday Sunday
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Main
Front Aerial Clinic
**Must have front walkover to participate**

Our clinics are taught by a guest gymnastics instructor with a wealth of knowledge! Mr. Nick is a former Michigan State University Competitive Gymnast who holds a Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science and Kinesiology. He is an incredible coach with an outstanding track record! He brings his own professional gymnastics equipment so the kids have new mats to train with!
Saturday Sunday
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Main

Competition Summer Intensive + Placements

Name
Days
Location
Competition Summer Intensive + Placements
Our annual Summer Intensive + Competition Auditions/Placements is an event for new and returning competitive dancers who wish to compete at our studio for the 2024-25 season! This is required for all new and returning competitive Elite Dance Project dancers. Dancers ages 5-18 are invited to attend intensives and placements. Dancers will train in all different styles including ballet, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, and more! Four guest master instructors will travel to our studio to train our students! This is an event you don't want to miss! Email us for more information regarding competition!
Friday Saturday Sunday
12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main

2024-25 Competition Teams

Name
Days
Location
2024-25 Sapphire Elites Pom Team Deposit
Sapphire Elite Pom Team members must be registered by the deadline and have your deposit paid in order to be included on our team roster. We will manually adjust your account so this $200 shows as a credit. It will remain on your account and cover the first $200 of fees.

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
Company Competition Team 2024-25 Deposit
This is a required deposit for competition team members. You must be registered by the deadline and have paid your deposit to be included in our 2024-25 team roster. Your deposit payment will be manually adjusted to show as a credit. This deposit will serve as a credit on your account and will cover your first $200 in fees.

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main

Fall Season 2024-25

Name
Days
Location
Junior Hiphop
Juniors will learn intermediate hiphop technique.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Main
Mini Hiphop
Minis will develop beginner acrobatic skills such as one handed cartwheels, backbends, bridge kick overs, front limbers, handstand walks, and more. Typically for dancers up to age 8, however 9 year olds new to gymnastics should register for this class versus junior acro.
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:15 PM
Main
Junior Ballet
Juniors will train in intermediate to advanced acrobatics. Students should have the following skills before advancing to this level: back walkover, front limber, one handed cartwheel.
Monday
5:20 PM to 6:05 PM
Main
Mini Ballet
Minis will learn basics in ballet. Typically for dancers up to age 8, however 9 year olds who are new to dance would be best in this class.
Monday
5:20 PM to 6:05 PM
Main
Junior Acro (Recital)
Juniors will train in intermediate ballet.
Monday
6:10 PM to 6:55 PM
Main
Mini Acro
Minis will learn basics in hiphop.
Monday
6:10 PM to 6:55 PM
Main
Mini Sapphires Pom Tech Class
Minis and juniors will learn technique in drill and pom. Very useful for those who hope to participate in cheer, dance team or drill.
Monday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Main
Teen Sapphires Pom Tech Class
Pom technique class for our Teen Sapphires or any recreational student wishing to train in Pom!
Monday
7:00 PM to 7:45 PM
Main
Mommy + Me Tumble
Mommy's and toddlers, you are invited to join us for an exciting tumble class! Grandparent, parent, or guardian will assist their toddler alongside one of our energetic preschool teachers around our gymnastics obstacle course. Toddlers will learn the basics in gymnastics from handstands, rolls, cartwheels and more!
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:10 PM
Main
Teen Jazz
Teens will train in advanced jazz technique.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Main
Teen Lyrical
Teens will train in advanced lyrical technique.
Tuesday
5:35 PM to 6:35 PM
Main
Junior Jazz
Juniors will train in intermediate to advanced jazz technique.
Tuesday
6:10 PM to 6:55 PM
Main
Teen Acro
Teens will train in advanced acrobatics. Skills upon registration should include side aerial, back handspring, and a one handed front walkover.
Tuesday
6:40 PM to 7:40 PM
Main
Junior Conditioning
Juniors will train in strengthening and conditioning.
Tuesday
7:40 PM to 8:10 PM
Main
Teen Hiphop
Teens will train in advanced hiphop technique.
Tuesday
7:45 PM to 8:30 PM
Main
TapTastic Toddlers
Toddlers will learn basics in tap using fun and engaging props!
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:10 PM
Main
Teen Ballet
Teens will train in advanced ballet technique. Full time competitive juniors ages 9+ may take this class, in addition to the junior ballet class.
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 6:15 PM
Main
Princess + Prince Preschool Ballet
Princesses and Princes will learn the basics of ballet using exciting and engaging props.
Wednesday
5:20 PM to 6:00 PM
Main
Toddler Tumble
Toddlers will learn the basics in tumbling using our professional gymnastics equipment.
Wednesday
6:10 PM to 6:50 PM
Main
Teen Pointe
Teens will train in intermediate to advanced pointe.
Wednesday
6:20 PM to 7:20 PM
Main
Adult Partnering Couple Class
$25 per drop in per couple, or $80 per couple per month. This is a fun adult class for any pair! Husband and wife, boyfriend and girlfriend, friends, etc. can join us for an hour of upbeat choreography. This is great exercise for adults! Regular class attendees will have the option of participating in our end of the year summer recital.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Main
Teen Acro - NO Recital Participation
Teens will train in advanced acro skills. Full time competitive juniors may register for this class in addition to their regular junior acro class ONLY if they have the following skills; back handspring, side aerial, one handed front walkover.
Wednesday
7:25 PM to 8:25 PM
Main
Teen Tap
Teens will train in advanced tap technique.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Main
Mini Jazz
Minis will learn basics of jazz technique.
Thursday
4:45 PM to 5:30 PM
Main
Mini Tap
Minis will learn basics in tap. If 9 year olds have not taken tap before, this is the recommended class. Tap includes a large vocabulary of terminology which has already been covered in the junior level class.
Thursday
5:35 PM to 6:20 PM
Main
Teen Contemporary
Teens will train in advanced contemporary.
Thursday
5:35 PM to 6:35 PM
Main
Junior Tap
Juniors will train in intermediate tap.
Thursday
6:25 PM to 7:10 PM
Main
Teen Technique
For competitive full time juniors (upon teacher approval) and teens only. If a competitive full time junior wishes to take this class, they must get permission from teacher.
Thursday
6:40 PM to 7:40 PM
Main
Junior Contemporary
Juniors will train in intermediate contemporary.
Thursday
7:15 PM to 8:00 PM
Main
Teen Conditioning
Teens will train in strengthening and conditioning
Thursday
7:45 PM to 8:15 PM
Main
Toddler Creative Movement
Creative Movement is a wonderful class option for our littlest dancers! Dancers ages 2.5-4 will follow Once Upon a Ballet curriculum from one of our certified instructors, learning the basics of jazz and ballet technique through fun and engaging activities. Dancers will learn technique through various methods such as circle time, center, across the floor and more, learning to work together with their peers and how to learn in a dance class setting.
Saturday
9:30 AM to 10:10 AM
Main

Titans Dance Convention - Optional

Name
Days
Location
Titans Convention

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main

Dupree Dance - Chicago Optional

Name
Days
Location
Dupree Chicago Optional Parent Observation Band
Parents who wish to observe must purchase an observation band.

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
Dupree Dance Solo
Pay and register for Dupree Dance Chicago solo here. Soloists MUST register for convention classes, as well. If you have received a scholarship, please verify with our office via email and pay for the solo ONLY. We will take care of the convention registration and bill you manually if applicable.

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
Dupree Dance Chicago Optional Teen Room
Students who were 13-15 years old as of January 1st, 2024 MUST register for this convention room. If you have a scholarship, email our office and we will register you manually. If you are doing a solo at Dupree, please still pay and register for the solo via DSP.
Friday Saturday Sunday
12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
Dupree Dance Junior Room Convention
Students who were 10-12 years old as of January 1st, 2024 MUST register for this convention room. If you have a scholarship, email our office and we will register you manually. If you are doing a solo at Dupree, please still pay and register for the solo via DSP.
Friday Saturday Sunday
12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
Dupree Dance Mini Room Convention
Students who were 7-9 years old as of January 1st, 2024 MUST register for this convention room. If you have a scholarship, email our office and we will register you manually. If you are doing a solo at Dupree, please still pay and register for the solo via DSP.
Friday Saturday Sunday
12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main

Daddy Daughter Dance 2024

Name
Days
Location
Additional Sibling Ticket
If adult is bringing multiple siblings, pay the initial couple fee of $45 or $55 for the adult and first child, then purchase an additional sibling ticket if needed.
Saturday
12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
2024 Daddy Daughter Dance - EDP Students
Daddies and Daughters, join us for an unforgettable evening at Elite Dance Project! The studio will transform into a magical ball, with a professional DJ, photo booth, dinner, snacks, beverages, and real life Princesses! If dad is unavailable, please feel free to have your dancer accompanied by grandpa, uncle, big brother, mom, or any special adult in their life! Formal wear is encouraged. Students of ALL ages are welcome! You don't want to miss this VERY special event!
Saturday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Main
Daddy Daughter Dance - NON EDP Students
Daddies and Daughters, join us for an unforgettable evening at Elite Dance Project! The studio will transform into a magical ball, with a professional DJ, photo booth, dinner, snacks, beverages, and real life Princesses! If dad is unavailable, please feel free to have your dancer accompanied by grandpa, uncle, big brother, mom, or any special adult in their life! Formal wear is encouraged. You don't want to miss this VERY special event!
Saturday
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Main

2025 Intrigue Convention + Competition Optional

Name
Days
Location
Convention Pass
Parents must pay for observer bands and improv on their own at https://www.gointrigue.com/tours/detroit/

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
Intrigue Solo

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main

24Seven Dance Convention + Competition

Name
Days
Location
24/7 Convention Pass

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
24/7 Duet Trio

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
24/7 Observer Band

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main
24/7 Solo

12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Main