CELEBRATING 25 YEARS!
OPEN REGISTRATION AND ORIENTATION IS SEPTEMBER 11TH
CLASSES START SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH!
Welcome to LJP School of Dance!
LJP is one of the best dance schools in Minneapolis and the state of Minnesota. We have been established for 25 years and we have top of line choreograghers and staff. We teach real technique in genres of ballet, modern, african, and hip hop dance. Les Jolies Petites is the dance school for you, Register today!
All students will be charged a annual registration fee of $25. Fees are due at the time of registration.
Tuition fees are charged on the first day of class of every new month and first day of class of every new quarter.
We accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover, and Cash app for electronic payments.
Registration, tuition, and costume fees are NON-REFUNDABLE!
There is a $15 discount for each additional student enrolled.
You'll recieve a $15 discount if you pay the quarterly rate.
There is a $15 discount when students are enrolled in additional classes.
Open Fall registration and orientation is September 11th, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM. This is also the date for Open Streets.
Classes Start on Saturday, September 18th, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Our quarters this season are as follows:
FALL: September 11th - November 30th
WINTER: December 4th - February 28th
SPRING: March 5th - June 5th
No Class Dates for 2021 - 2022
November 25th-29th (Thanksgiving Break)
Thursday, December 2nd
Saturday, December 4th
December 24th-January 3rd (Winter Break)
**CLASSES RESUME JAN 4TH**
Saturday, April 16th (Easter Weekend)
Dancers Exhibition and Christmas Party is on Saturday, December 11th
CHRISTMAS SHOWCASE is on Sunday, December 12th
Our 25th SPRING RECITAL is JUNE 4th & JUNE 5th !
We will be having a BANQUET CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF DANCE on Sunday, JUNE 5th.
MEET THE FOUNDER
Dr. Sharon Cook
Dr. Sharon has been dancing since the age of four. Her extensive training began at Fort Hayes Vocational School in Columbus, Ohio, There she studied ballet, modern, and African dance, along with anatomy and nutrition. She auditioned and was accepted at the University of Minnesota and majored in dance. She has choreographed dances for fashion and talent shows, praise teams, and conferences. She was the lead instructor at Spa Petite International, teaching aerobics and dance classes. She also taught ballet and modern dance in the after school program for MPLS Public Schools. Today, she is the founder and artistic director of LJP.
Les Jolies Petites School of Dance has been featured in the Insight, St. Paul Pioneer Press, Star Tribune News Papers, and have been interviewed on KARE 11 News with Roxane Battle. Dr. Sharon opened LJP in hopes that people from all walks of life would be blessed by what they see, feel, and hear, by teaching positive movement and dance.
Dr. Sharon has choreographed more than 300 dance pieces for over 1200 students. Her instructors and Elite dancers have danced and trained with the world renowned Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre Company in New York City. LJP students became international dancers when they traveled to Cape Town, South Africa, held a dance workshop, and also danced for Parliament.
1106 West Broadway
MPLS, MN, 55411