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Kinder – 8th Grade

Chara Performance Company

Chara Christian Dance Academy is home to three Performance Companies for students in Kindergarten through eighth grade.  Students enrolled in one or more dance class at Chara have the opportunity to participate. Performance Companies practice weekly and have an average of one performance monthly at various locations around the Greater Houston area.  Our Performance Company’s mission is to express the joy of dance while glorifying God to the community and audiences.

Class Time:  Wednesday 4:00 – 4:30pm

Required Classes:
Must be enrolled in one or more additional classes

Class Time:  Wednesday 4:00 – 4:30pm

Required Classes:
Must be enrolled in one or more additional classes

Class Time:  Wednesday 4:30 – 5:00 pm

Required Classes:
Must be enrolled in one or more additional dance classes.

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Ages 6 and Up

Chara Competitive Company

Our Competitive Company’s mission is to express the joy of dance while glorifying God to the community and audiences. Participation in Competitive Company gives young dancers the opportunity to gain a deeper knowledge of the dance arts, build character, and to work as a team towards one common purpose.  Placement in Competitive Company is by audition only and is open to dancers 6 years of age and older.

Class Time:  Tuesday 4:00 – 5:30 pm

Required Classes:
Must be enrolled in a Ballet AND Jazz class

Additional Classes:  

  • Petite Advanced Ensemble Friday 4:00 – 4:45 pm
  • Petite/Junior Combined Dance Friday 5:15 – 6:00 pm

Class Time:  Tuesday 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Required Classes:
Must be enrolled in Ballet, Jazz, AND Contemporary/Modern classes.

Additional Classes:

  • Apprentice/Senior/Elite Combined Dance Friday 4:45 – 5:30 pm
  • Apprentice Advanced Ensemble Friday 5:30 – 6:15 pm

Class Time:  Tuesday 4:45 – 6:15 pm

Required Classes:
Must be enrolled in a Ballet, Jazz, AND Contemporary/Modern class.

Additional Classes:  

  • Petite/Junior Combined Dance Friday 5:15 – 6:00 pm
  • Junior Advanced Ensemble Friday 6:00 – 6:45 pm

Class Time:  Tuesday 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Required Classes:
Must be enrolled in a Ballet, Jazz, AND Contemporary/Modern class.

Additional Classes:  

  • Senior Advanced Ensemble Tuesday 8:30 – 9:15 pm
  • Apprentice/Senior/Elite Combined Dance Friday 5:15 – 6:00 pm

Class Time:  Tuesday 6:45 – 7:30 pm

Required Classes:
Must be enrolled in a Ballet, Jazz, AND Contemporary/Modern class.

Additional Classes: 

  • Elite Advanced Ensemble Tuesday 6:45 – 7:30 pm
  • Apprentice/Senior/Elite Combined Dance Friday 4:45 – 5:30 pm

Boys 8 and Up

Chara Boys Crew

Introducing Boy’s Crew!

Chara’s newest dance company is an opportunity for our male hip hop dancers to further develop their talents and technique while gaining more stage performance experience.  The company is tailored toward boys ages 8 and older by September 1st pending an audition to determine skill level. Boys Crew meets weekly for rehearsals and performs monthly at various locations around the Greater Houston area.  

Class Time:  Monday 7:00 – 7:30 pm

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Friendswood Contemporary Ballet

Friendswood Contemporary Ballet is a semi-professional ballet company located in Friendswood, TX. Friendswood Contemporary Ballet’s goal is to unite local ballet dancers and heighten exposure to the performing arts through quality performances and community engagement. The company has a cast of resident artists and strives to maintain technical and artistic distinction by supplementing performances with esteemed guest artists.

Friendswood Contemporary Ballet is open to pre-professional and professional dancers from all studios in the Greater Houston Area. For audition information please email us at friendswoodcontemporaryballet@gmail.com.

Class Time:  Thursday 4:15 – 5:45 pm