WELCOME GUIDE: BLAZE '21

Welcome Phoenix Fire Blaze, 2021! We are excited to have you join us for Phoenix Fire Blaze. This guide will walk you through the magical and momentous experience we have created for you! Please read the details carefully below as things have changed due to Covid-19. Even with the changes we are proud of this experience and we can't wait to see you in NYC!

Updated 7/21/21

GENERAL INFORMATION

DATES: July 24th - 31st 2021

LOCATIONS:

Intercontinental NY @ Times Square: 300 W. 44th Street, New York, NY 10036

• Find us by taking the escalators down 1 level or use the elevators to go down 1 level.

Riverside Theatre: 91 Claremont Ave, New York, NY 10027

• We will be here on the last day of Phoenix Fire, July 31st 2021.

LIBERATE ARTISTS DANCE CAPTAIN PROGAM & PHOENIX FIRE AWARDS

• View the details here:

Liberate Artists Dance Captain Program (click here)

Phoenix Fire Awards (click here)

 

COVID-19 INFORMATION: DUE JULY 16th 2021

In order to participate all Phoenix Fire prodigies (the dancers who attend Phoenix Fire) must complete our Covid-19 Release Form & Participant Information Form, which is below.

• Covid-19 restrictions are lifting. Quarantining after flights and travel is now optional for travel within the USA.

• We ask for physical proof of a negative Covid-19 test 72 hours prior to arrival for all participants and the adults traveling with them OR a Covid-19 vaccine for all participants and the adults traveling with them.

• As of right now masks will still be required in class but all of this is subject to change. We will keep you updated based on the guidelines provided to us by New York City.

SCHEDULE

FACULTY | STAFF | APPRENTICES and more...

Click here or the images below to meet our 2021 Phoenix Fire Faculty, Staff, Apprentices, and Dancers!

PHIL WRIGHT
TRAVIS COOPER
EVA IGO
RAMITA RAVI
AMELIA BURKHARDT
KENNY HERNANDEZ
RYAN STEELE
JULIE CARTER
GERI BROWN
JAY GAMBOA
.....AND MORE

Click to meet our entire 2021 Team!
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LOCATION

Phoenix Fire classes and rehearsals are held at the Intercontinental NY at Times Square. Families can stay in NYC at the Intercontinental NY at Times Square and then take an elevator down to classes everyday!

PACKING LIST

Please bring the following:

• Clothes you can comfortably dance in

* We have a no booty shorts policy and are a body positive organization. Wear clothes that you feel fantastic in!

• Appropriate dance shoes for the various classes

* Jazz Styles - Jazz Shoes, Sneakers, Barefoot * Teacher will inform you in class

* Street Styles - Sneakers Other Styles - Jazz Shoes

*Heels/Character Shoes

• A reusable water bottle *please note lunch/dinner breaks MUST be off site

• Hand towel to wipe sweat

•Dance bag to hold your belongings

• Three hole punch folder or binder for PF Script

• A rested body and focused mind for the best week ever in New York City!

Mandatory Phoenix Fire T-Shirt (which can be purchased here and in our store)

VIEW YOUR COSTUME GUIDE BELOW BASED ON YOUR AGE GROUP (Crew) and then costumes for BLAZE below. You must bring both your age group and Blaze costumes to Phoenix Fire.

COVID-19 RELEASE FORM & PARTICIPANT INFORMATION FORM
DUE 7/16/2021. PLEASE COMPLETE IF YOU HAVEN'T ALREADY.

ADULT/ PARENT VOLUNTEERS

For Phoenix Fire we are looking for parent volunteers to donate goods for our raffle with proceeds to go towards our sibling 501c3 Always, Enough Foundation. All donations are tax deductible. Additionally, we are looking for parents to help guide other families from the Intercontinental to the Riverside Theater.

ALWAYS, ENOUGH FOUNDATION APPLICATION
DUE 7/15/21 [APPLICATION CLOSED]

Our sibling charity Always, Enough Foundation is offering twelve, $100 stipends for families who could use additional support attending Phoenix Fire or Focus in 2021. These stipends can be used for meals, shoes, or clothing for our summer events and are for families who are of need.

Click below to submit your application if your family could use the support.

PHOENIX FIRE SHOP 2021

PHOTO/VIDEO PACKAGES

PHoto/video Package faq (Click To Learn More)

  • Option 1: $5 per photo (will be available for purchase after Phoenix Fire)
  • Option 2: Family Media Pass $85 per family for all photos & videos (media will be released on a rolling basis during Phoenix Fire)
  • Option 3: PF & Focus Media Pass $125 per family for all photos & videos for Phoenix Fire and Focus (media will be released on a rolling basis during both experiences).
  • Dance shots for the photo shoot are already included for free.

OBSERVATION PASSES (Deadline 7/21/21)

OBSERVATION PASS FAQ (Click To Learn More)

For Phoenix Fire this year we will be allotting a limited number of observation passes for select classes during Phoenix Fire. All observers will be required to sit in a specific part of the room and will be required to wear masks the entire time. Talking is not permitted in the space while class is in session. Folks must show their observation badge while entering the studio. Once entered, we ask observers stay throughout the entire class. Failure to comply with these rules may result in removal of the observer and no refund will be provided. Observation passes can be purchased at our Phoenix Fire shop!

OBSERVATION PASS FEES & SCHEDULE

Fees

•$80.00 for the week (one person in the room at a time) - 25 passes available (for all programs Spark, Ignite, and Blaze)

• $105.00 for the week (two people in the room at the same time) - 10 passes available (for all programs Spark, Ignite, and Blaze)

Observation Schedule

Click to view Observation Schedule for Phoenix Fire Blaze

PHOENIX FIRE SHOWCASES: GREEN & PURPLE

PHOENIX FIRE SHOWCASE FAQ (Click To Learn More)

Due to Covid-19 we will be hosting two Phoenix Fire Showcases this year the Green Showcase and the Purple Showcase. All dancers will be performing in both showcases.

The theatre requires that the audience be separated by vaccination status. Audience members who are vaccinated will be required to bring physical proof (ie. vaccination card) of vaccination and will be assigned seats in one area of the theatre and those who are not vaccinated will be required to sit in another part of the theatre. All audience members will be required to wear masks. Children under 3 years old may attend for free. Dress code is clothing that makes you feel good! Dancers will be required to purchase a mandatory Phoenix Fire t-shirt! Tickets are first come first purchased basis. We will assign seats to families based on the order in which tickets are purchased.

Location: Riverside Theatre: 91 Claremont Ave, NY, NY 10027

THE GREEN SHOWCASE: 2-3:15PM, $35.00 per ticket

THE PURPLE SHOWCASE: 6-7:30PM, $45 per ticket

*Please note, the Purple Show's price is different because it includes the memorandums of the 2021 experience, our Liberate Artists Dance Captain celebration, and our preeminent award jubilee where we'll announce our 2021-2022 Patricia A. Woodward Inspiration Award recipient, who will have their dance fees paid for, by Liberate Artists, for an entire year at their home studio.

PHOENIX FIRE SHOP

Purchase your showcase tickets and all the things you'll need for Phoenix Fire 2021!