MT ZION PERFORMING ARTS

Founded in 1992, Mt Zion Performing Arts was established to provide high-quality performing arts training with a Christian influence. The mission of the school is to offer excellence in instruction along with leadership principles while building character. The dance and music programs are designed to equip people of all ages to use their gifts and talents throughout the community both in their personal and spiritual lives. Check out what we have to offer below!

We offer training in dance and music from our professionally trained instructors. Our training takes place through one-on-one instruction, classes, camps, performances and more. Click here for our contact information and office hours.

Founded in 1992, Mt Zion Performing Arts was established to provide high-quality performing arts training with a Christian influence. The mission of the school is to offer excellence in instruction along with leadership principles while building character. The dance and music programs are designed to equip people of all ages to use their gifts and talents throughout the community both in their personal and spiritual lives. Check out what we have to offer below!

We offer training in dance and music from our professionally trained instructors. Our training takes place through one-on-one instruction, classes, camps, performances and more. Click here for our contact information and office hours.

CURRENT NEWS

Dance and Music Classes

Updated January 18, 2021: ALL in person classes will resume Monday, Jan 18, 2021 as permitted by the January 13, 2021 Gatherings and Face Mask Order.  All classes will adhere to the necessary safety protocols for health screening and social distancing as directed by the Michigan Department of Health and CDC.

Dance and Music Classes Jan 4, 2021 thru Jan 15, 2021

Updated December 23, 2020:  Private Music lessons will continue to be offered in person on site.  Dance classes have been adjusted as follows:

  • Starting Up classes (ages 3 through 6):  on site in the classroom.
  • Level 1 and above classes (ages 7 and up):  via Google Meet (an eMail was sent on Dec 23, 2020 with instructions on how to access each classroom). Click here to access our password protected virtual class information.
  • Dance Company Classes: a ‘hybrid’ class schedule has been developed (refer to Dance Company eMail sent on Dec 23rd for details).

All classes will adhere to the necessary safety protocols for health screening and social distancing as directed by the Michigan Department of Health and CDC.  

ALL in person classes will resume Monday, Jan 18, 2021 as permitted by the January 13, 2021 Gatherings and Face Mask Order.

 


Now Accepting Registrations for Sept, 2021

We are now accepting registrations for our Fall Dance and Music classes that begin Monday, Sept 20th. Click here for our dance schedule and here for our music schedule. If you have specific questions, feel free to contact us. In order to maintain social distancing requirements, class sizes are limited and a waiting list will be started when full so we would encourage you to register early to secure your spot! New classes will be added if possible to accommodate wait listed students.

All classes will adhere to the necessary safety protocols for health screening and social distancing as directed by the Michigan Department of Health and CDC. For anyone that was not able to pick up their costumes during our curbside costume pick up, costumes will be available for pick up beginning August 11, 2020 during our regular office hours.

In House Convention, Feb 12, 2022

We are hosting our annual In House Convention, which is a special event where Dance Professionals from our region come to Mt Zion Performing Arts to share their wisdom and inspire our company dancers. Each group will present their piece for live critique for the dancer’s personal growth. Specialty awards will be given to recognize dancers with excellent character. If you are interested in attending and supporting our Company dancers as they perform their competition routines, the performance will start at 12:50PM on Saturday, February 12th in the Main Auditorium, enter in Door #2 and should be completed by 6:30pm. This is a no cost event.

Friday classes will be held as normally scheduled on Feb 18th. The Mid-Winter Break schedule will begin on Monday, Feb 21st.

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Now Accepting Registrations for Summer and Fall 2022!

Come join us for our dance and music summer activities.  Dance Camp available for Intermediate and Advanced dancers ages 7 and older the week of July 19th! For our younger ‘stars’, ages 3 thru 6, we have a 4 hour camp on August 9th and 11th.  Click here for more details and to register.  

For our music students, lessons are available one month at a time by appointment.  Ages 5 and older, no prior experience necessary.  Click here for more information and to register.  

Looking for an award winning dance program that emphasizes character as well as team building? Or, are you interested in Private Music lessons.

Have additional questions and want to meet our staff / tour our facilities? Come to our Open House:

  • Friday, August 19th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.
  • All Families Welcome – New Families and Returning Families.

Space is limited. Register and pay early to secure your spot and get your family registration fee waived (on or before August 19th). Feel free to call us at 248.393.1407 or eMail us at info@mtzionperformingarts.com and we will be happy to assist you.

Now Accepting Registrations for Sept, 2021

Looking for an award winning dance school that emphasizes character as well as team building? Have questions and want to meet our staff / tour our facilities? Come to our Open House:

  • Friday, August 20th from 5pm to 8pm.
  • All Families Welcome – New Families and Returning Families.

Space is limited. Register early to secure your spot and get your family registration fee waived (on or before August 20th).

Now Accepting Registrations for Sept 2021

Looking for an award winning dance school that emphasizes character as well as team building? Or, how about private music lessons for your aspiring young star? Classes begin Monday, Sept 20, 2021. Space is limited. Register early to secure your spot. New families mention this ad and get your family registration fee waived.

2022 Dance Spotlight Performance

Come join us for our Mid-Year Dance Spotlight Performance on Jan 22, 2022, at 11am featuring our Advanced Dance Company Members and our Starting Up students (ages 3 thru 6). Tickets are only $6 and can be purchased beginning Jan 3, 2022. Click here for details.

2022 May Recitals

 

Dance and Music Recital tickets are available on line beginning April 11, 2022 at 5pm. Click Here to purchase tickets.

Tickets do not need to be printed. They can be shown on your phone.

2022 May Recitals

 

Dance and Music Recital tickets are available on line beginning April 11, 2022 at 5pm. Click Here to purchase tickets.

Tickets do not need to be printed. They can be shown on your phone.

Mt. Zion Dance Company Now Holding Open Auditions – Week of June 20, 2022

Company Auditions for the 2022~2023 Season will take place the week of June 20th and the registration deadline is May 31, 2022 (the cost is $50 payable at time of audition). If you are unable to audition during the scheduled sessions, please contact us no later than Friday, May 31, 2022 to sign up for our alternate audition. All students interested in auditioning for our Dance Company must sign up on line (click here).  Once registered, an eMail will be sent the first week of June with the audition choreography along with the audition application that needs to be signed and brought to the audition.

Company Placements will be available by 5pm on July 1, 2022.   For more information about our audition process and Dance Company expectations please visit the Dance Company portion of our website by clicking here.

If you have questions regarding a current or upcoming event, our website is up to date and we have done our best to provide answers to your questions. Just click on one of the links for more details. However, if you need assistance or would like to register for a class, we would love to help. Click here for our contact information and to sign up for our Performing Arts eNewsletter.

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