DanceLife Retreat Center Information
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The retreat experience includes complimentary meals, snacks and beverages. We accommodate both vegetarian and gluten free options when reserved two weeks prior to the event. Contact our office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 508.285.6650 for special meal requests.
Fees cover round-trip transportation from the hotel to the retreat center and all notes or manuals for the retreat.
The DanceLife Retreat Center provides free shuttle service to and from the Holiday Inn Taunton, located less than 2 miles from retreat center. Special rates are offered to attendees.
The Fall 2018 rates are:
All rooms reserved in October are $129 plus applicable taxes (single, double, triple & quad)
All rooms reserved in November are $119 plus applicable taxes (single, double, triple & quad)
Reservations must be made at least 21 days prior to the start of your retreat to guarantee discounted block rate.
Reservations are made by contacting the Retreat Center directly at 508.285.6650 (9-5 EST) or by e-mail: email@example.com. You can also complete the Hotel Reservation Request Form and submit via e-mail.
Studio Owner Retreats
The DanceLife Retreat Center's business retreats have helped hundred of school owners to reach their full potential both financially and as confident leaders of successful businesses.
Business owner retreats are open to school owners only, however, a school owner can register their studio managers, significant others, or those associated with the business side of the school. All participants will receive a continuing education certificate at the completion of the seminar.
Real teachers' classes designed to offer attendees curriculum, classroom strategies, combinations, choreography and more for a variety of ages and styles.
Teacher training retreats are open to all who teach and have a passion for dance.
Attendees may register independently or school owners may register their faculty. All participants will receive a continuing education certificate at the completion of the seminar.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: What are the age requirements?
A: Minimum age is 16 for teacher retreats and age 18 for business owner retreats. Please be aware that the hotel requires that at least one guest staying in a reserved room be 21 years of age or older.
Please note that the DanceLife Retreat Center is not an option for advanced students seeking master classes; the objective is on training teachers the hows and whys of teaching the movement from preschool through advanced levels.
Q: What is the closest airport?
A: The retreat center is conveniently located between the Boston (Logan) and Providence (Green) airports, about 35-40 miles to either one. To get from the airport to the Retreat Center, you can rent a car, or utilize our preferred car service, MCS Limousine. Advance reservations are required -- just email your flight itinerary along with your request for transportation to firstname.lastname@example.org, letting them know you are coming to the DanceLife Retreat Center. (Or call them at 508-697-0850.) The cost will be a maximum of $90 plus tip + tolls one way, totaling about $115, but this cost may be less if they can group our attendees together for trips between the airport and the Retreat Center. You will be charged by us after the event weekend, so we can maximize any discounts we can get.
Q: What is the attire?
A: Think casual for the entire seminar; comfortable dance attire if you choose to participate in movement classes. We prefer no shoes (except for tap classes) when inside the retreat center; ballet shoes, socks, flip-flops, or bare feet are fine. Bring a sweater or light jacket for a possible evening, outdoor seminar.
Q: What should I bring?
A: Bring a notebook, laptop, or tablet to take notes; video devices may be used during certain sessions. Please confirm with the speaker/teacher.
Q: What is the address and telephone number for the DanceLife Retreat Center?
A: 155 Pine Street, Norton, MA 02766. The telephone is 508.285.6650.
Q: What is the address and telephone number for the Holiday Inn Taunton (host hotel)?
A: 700 Myles Standish Blvd., Taunton, MA 02780. 508.823.0430