TRF Registration info 2018-2019

Click below to download our most current forms.  These are for anyone enrolling at The Rhythm Factory Vocal & Dance Experience for the 2018-2019 Season.

TRF Registration Packet 2018-2019 (doc)


Parent Consent Form 2018-2019 (doc)


TRF Registration Form 2018-2019 (doc)


2018-2019 Schedule

Days and times are subject to change from now until August 31st.  We cannot fully adhere to the schedule below until our final student roster is in place for the year.  We will do our best to stay as close to this schedule as possible.



Studio A

4:30-5:15  Dance Technique 201 (TO)


6:45-7:30  Tricks, Jumps, Turns & Lifts (CB)

7:30-8:15  Pre-Pointe (CB)

Studio B/C

5:15-6:00  Garageband/Music History/Stage Craft (TO)

6:00-6:45  Vocal Technique & Performance III (GJ)


Studio A

4:45-5:45  Ballet/Jazz IIIA (JW)

5:45-6:15  Tap IIIB/IV (JW)

6:15-7:30  Ballet/Jazz IIIB (JW)

7:30-8:15  Star Choreography/Jazz History (TO, JW, ES)

Studio B

4:15-4:45  Tap IIIA/IIIB (JW)

5:00-5:45  Sr. Dramatic Arts (AT)

5:45-6:15  Jr. Drama (AT)

6:15-7:00  Jr. Gleeks (TO)

7:00-7:30  Jr. Lyrical (TO)  


Studio A

4:30-6:00  Sr. Lyrical/Contemporary/Modern (JW/ES)

Studio B



Studio A

4:30-5:45  Ballet IV (TO/JW)

5:45-7:00  Sr. Gleeks (TO)

7:00-7:45  Jazz IV (JW)

7:45-8:30  Hip Hop III (ES)

Studio B

4:45-5:15  Music & Movement for boys (TO)

5:15-6:30  Level II Dance (CB)

6:30-7:00  Hip Hop I (ES)

7:15-7:45 Hip Hop II (ES)

Studio C

6:00-6:30  Vocal Technique & Performance I (GJ)

6:30-7:15  Vocal Technique & Performance II (GJ)



Studio A/B

4:30-5:15  Pre-K Dance (CE)  

5:15-6:15  Level I Dance (CE)


Saturday Mornings 

9:30-10:15  Pre-K Dance (CE)

10:15-11:15  Level I Dance  (CE)


TO = Tiffany Okerson

CB = Christy Bowkamp

ES = Emily Swinford

CE = Caitie Easter

JW = Jordan Williams

AT = Amber Taylor

GJ = George Jamey

Class Descriptions

Pre-K Dance (A combo class of Ballet, Tap & Acrobatics) 45 minutes;  3-4 years old  

Music & Movement for Boys (A great class for just the guys! Combining movement, singing, and musical instruments, this class will teach basic rhythms and channel their inner Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley or Bruno Mars!) 30 minutes;  Ages: 5-10

Dance I (A beginner combo class of Ballet, Tap & Pre-Jazz) 1 hr.; Grades K-2

Dance II (A beginner/intermediate combo class of Ballet, Tap & Jazz) 1 hr. 15 min.; Grades 3-4

Dance IIIA (A beginner/intermediate  combo class of Ballet, Tap & Jazz) 1 hr. 30 min.; Grades 5-8

Dance IIIB (An intermediate/advanced combo class of Ballet & Jazz; other styles such as Lyrical, Tap, etc. may be added into curriculum) 1hr. 15min.; Grades 6-9

Jr. Lyrical & Contemporary (A pre-lyrical/contemporary class for students wanting to expand their ballet repertoire. The Lyrical style is more fluid and emotion-driven; the Contemporary style is more complex with its shapes and textures in movement.) 30 minutes; Grades 2-6 with a minimum of 2 years of Ballet

Dance IV (May combine any of the following classes: Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary, Modern) Intermediate/Advanced Middle & High Schoolers (Ballet is 1hr. 15min.; all other classes are 45 minutes each) 

Jr. and Sr. "Gleeks" (A Glee Club experience like none other! Students will study various styles & eras of music while learning performance skills, harmonizing, and movement while singing.)  Jr. Level – 45 minutes; Grades 2-6

Sr. Level - 1hr. 15min.; Grades 7-12

Vocal Technique & Performance (A class designed to help singers improve upon techniques such as diction, breathing, pitch, and placement, as well as helping them find their unique individual voice.)  Level I - 30 min.; Grades 2-6 (Beginner)

Level II - 45 min.; Grades 4-8 (Intermediate)

Level III - 45 min.; Grades 7-12 (Advanced) 

Hip Hop (Urban-infused dance style that combines fitness and fun!)   

Level I – 30 minutes, Grades 1-3 

Level II – 30 minutes, Grades 4-6

Level III - 45 minutes,  Grades 7-12

Dance Technique 201 (More serious dance students 6th grade or higher are encouraged to take this course. Competitive dancers required. This is a supplemental class to Ballet for students wanting to become more knowledgeable, build more endurance/core strength and become more “polished” in their dancing.) 45 minutes 

The History of Jazz (Jazz dance has so many facets - Musical Theatre, African, Bollywood, Jazz Funk - and the list goes on! This class will give students the chance to build their Jazz repertoire and explore the many layers of this fun style.) Level IIIB and IV Dance students

Pre-Pointe (Students who want to take their Ballet technique to the next level.)  45 minutes; Level IIIB and IV Dance students

Star Choreography (Ever wanted to learn routines taught in the big leagues? Here's your chance! Students will learn combos from famous, award-winning choreographers in this course.) Level IIIB and Level IV Dance students

Jumps & Turns (A wide-range class for dancers in 4th grade or higher with a minimum of 3 years dance training, or upon teacher's consent; will also implement some tumbling and lifts in this class.) 45 minutes

Dramatic Arts (Explores the world of theatre, from stage to screen! Acting exercises, theatre history, behind the scenes, improv, and more!) Jrs. – 30 minutes, Grades 2-6; Srs. – 45 minutes, Grades 7-12

GarageBand/Music History/Stage Craft Workshop (Will be broken up into three 6-week courses; inquire upon registration.) Grades 6-12

Private Voice (30-minute to hour sessions; by appt. only)    

Private Dance (30-minute to hour sessions; by appt. only)

*NOTE: Ability and years of experience will also contribute to a child's class placement.  Class placement is not always based on age alone. 


***Ask about our new Adult Dance Classes taught by Miss Jordan Williams!***  


Monthly Tuition

Pre-K Dance - $45/mo. 

Music & Movement - $35/mo.

Dance I (Tap, Jazz, Ballet) - $50/mo.

Dance II (Tap, Jazz, Ballet) – $55/mo. 

Dance IIIA (Tap, Jazz, Ballet) - $60/mo. 

Dance IIIB (Ballet & Jazz) - $55/mo.

Dance IV Ballet - $55/mo.

Dance IIIB and IV add-ons (Tap, Lyrical, Modern, Contemporary) - $15 each

Hip Hop (Level I or II)  $35/mo. 

Hip Hop (Level III) - $40/mo.  

Jr. Lyrical & Contemporary Dance  $35/mo.

Jr. Dramatic Arts - $35/mo. 

Sr. Dramatic Arts - $45/mo.

Jr. Gleeks - $45/mo.

Sr. Gleeks - $55/mo.

Vocal Tech I - $35/mo. 

Vocal Tech II & III - $45/mo.

Jumps & Turns, The History of Jazz, Star Choreography or Dance Technique 201 (all add-ons to Level IIIB or IV Dance) - $15 each

GarageBand/Music History/Stage Craft Workshop - $45/mo.

Private Lessons (separate cost from regular tuition) 

$15 per half hour for students who are enrolled in at least one TRF class 

$18 per half hour for non-class students  

Class Load Incentive Breakdown

Take a “Base” Combo Class (ex. Level I Dance) = $xx   

Add on a 2nd, 3rd and 4th class for just $15/mo. each 

5th class and beyond  = $10/mo. each        


Take 1 “Base” Class (ex. Gleeks, Hip Hop) = $xx   

Add on a 2nd class for just $20/mo.   

3rd and 4th class = $15/mo. each  

5th class and beyond = $10/mo. each     

***Unlimited classes for  $150/month!***