Carolyn Dutra Dance Studio
Tradition...with an EDGE
Studios in Warwick, Cranston, Smithfield, RI
Winner BEST Dance School in RI, 2017, 2018, 2019
Company Calendar
2019-2020 Company Class Schedule
Rehearsals/Choreography may take place in class unannounced. 
Always bring all of your dance wear and shoes to class. 
Always wear solid black leotard and tights in class (pink in ballet) with your hair in a neat and secure bun for ballet/neat and secured back for other classes.
Scrunchies are not an acceptable secure hair tie and please do not wear on wrists in class.

No jewelry except studded earrings.
See dress code.

Closed Class
Monday 4:45-7:00pm (Warwick)
Friday 4:30-6:45pm (Warwick)

Friday 4:15-6:30pm (Warwick)
Saturday 12:00-2:15pm (Warwick)

Pee Wee
Monday 4:30-7:00pm (Warwick)
Wednesday 4:30-7:00pm (Smithfield)

4:00-6:00pm Contemporary/Tap
6:00-7:45pm Ballet w/ Point
7:45-8:00pm Rehearsal (see below)

Thursday  (Warwick)
4:00-4:15pm Rehearsal (see below)
4:15-5:45pm Jazz
5:45-7:30pm Ballet w/ Point
7:30-8:00pm Rehearsal (see below)

4:00-4:15pm Rehearsal (see below)
4:15-6:00pm Ballet w/ Point
6:00-8:00pm Contemporary/Tap

Thursday  (Warwick)
4:00-5:45pm Ballet w/ Point
5:45-7:15pm Jazz
7:15-8:00pm Rehearsal (see below)

Rehearsals take place at Warwick Studio unless otherwise specified.
Schedule Subject to change. Other dates and times TBD.
See casting below.

Rehearsals, Performances, Events, Class schedule adjustments - Casting listed below.
Updated 2/24/20

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 (Updated 2/12/20)
3:45-4:00pm Thea run banquet routine with Miss Kaitlyn
3:50-4:00pm Rhy/Jr/Sr PC Run-through 2x (no ponytails) - Please be ready for your first class before. 
4:00-4:15pm Jr/Sr Recital Routines, Grand March

Thursday, February 27, 2020 (Updated 2/12/20)
3:45-4:00pm Mary Ellen run solo with Miss Jenna
4:00-4:15pm Rhythmettes Grand March Rehearsal - Please be ready for your first class before. 
7:15-7:30pm Jr/Sr Grand March & Recital Routines
7:30-7:45pm Rhy/Jr/Sr PC Run-through 2x (no ponytails)

Friday February 28, 2020 (Updated 2/12/20, 1/28/20, 1/6/19)
4:30-6:00pm PW/Rhy/Jr/Sr PC DRESS REHEARSAL (Ponytail, earrings, costume, black & tan gore boots, tan tights, camisole, bring black leotard and leggings, no makeup) @ Warwick Studio (Location updated from initial email)
Disney Rehearsal

Monday, March 2, 2020 (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 (Update 2/5/20, 1/6/20)
Rhy/Jr/Sr Classes end at 7:15pm, promptly put in your fake ponytail (bring your own bobbypins and elastics), .
7:30-8:00pm PW/Rhy/Jr/Sr PC Rehearsal (wear fake ponytail) @ Warwick Studio

Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Pee Wee, Rhythmette, Junior, Senior block for Providence College Halftime Performance

Sunday, March 8, 2020
CDDS/DFA Awards Banquet Student Showcase, Hendricken Theater

Monday, March 9, 2020 (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Monday, March 16, 2020 (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Sunday, March 22, 2020 (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Sunday, March 29, 2020  (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Monday, April 6, 2020 (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Monday, April 13- Saturday, April 18, 2020  (Updated 7/26/19)
No classes

Sunday, April 26, 2020 (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Monday, April 27, 2020 (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Sunday May 31, 2020 (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Monday, June 8, 2020  (Updated 1/28/20)
Disney Rehearsal

Monday, May 25, 2020 Memorial Day  (Updated 7/26/19)
No classes

Saturday June 6, 2020 (Updated 7/26/19)
Dress Rehearsal

Friday, June 12-Sunday, June 14, 2020 (Updated 9/25/19)
All Company Block for PVD Fest. Details to follow in 2020.

June 27-28 2020 (Updated 7/26/19)
Recitals reserved

July 20-24, 2020 (Updated 7/26/19)
Summer Intensive

Master Class Mondays: July 27, August 3, 10, 17, 24 (Updated 1/27/20)
Classes are as usual unless specified.
Rehearsals may take place in class unannounced.
Good attendance to your classes and rehearsals is imperative.
Submit dates you are unavailable as early as possible to
Follow Company Miss instructions.Company Miss dates submitted with advanced notice are taken in to consideration as much as possible.
If you are able to retract any of your previously submitted absences please e-mail
If you miss original choreography, you will not be allowed to be in the routine/performance, but you should learn and understudy it. This policy is non-negotiable.
Apprentices should attend rehearsals for all routines they are apprentice to.
We do our best to accommodate all dancers to the best of our ability when planning rehearsals and performances.  
Schedule subject to change.

2019-2020 Routine Casting
Come On Get Happy - Rhythmette Tap
Reese de Roxas
Ava Raspallo

The Prom - Junior Jazz
Understudies-Calista Aguinaldo, Zoe Clay, Libby Dextradeur

Rhythm Is A Dancer - Junior Tap
Understudiy-Rebecca Xu

Sparrow - Junior/Senior Contemporary
Zoe Clay
Understudies-Calista Aguinaldo Natalee Crum

Play That - Senior Jazz
Understudies-Kaleigh Hall, Kaleigh Mitchell, Faith Ogden

Crazy In Love - Senior Tap
Understudies: Kaleigh Hall, Faith Ogden, Sadie Mitchell

7-Rings Tap Troop 2019 - Cast selected by Syncopated Ladies
Lily Cox
Katarina DaSilva
Kaleigh Hall
Brooke Martin
Sophia Mayo
Sadie Mitchell
Alivia Slinn
Mia Taveras
Madeline Wilks
Rebecca Xu
Company Performance Hair and Earrings
All Company: Two french braids, tuck one to the left, secure with bobby pins, tuck the other to the right, and secure with bobby pins!
Preparatory, Pee Wee:  10mm double ring rhinestone earrings
Rhythmette, Junior, Senior:  12mm double ring rhinestone earrings
Company Camisole:  Eurotard 44821 available in adult sizes XS and up