Dance Conservatory of Charleston

Dance Conservatory of Charleston

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I'm having trouble getting on the ticket swap page. I'm trying to get tickets for the Gaillard performance either show (both sold out). If any one can help-it would be appreciated. Thank you.
Attention all Dance Moms!! We have 3 Exchange students listed here that love to dance!! Check out their information and please get in touch with me if you or a family you know may be interested! Students arrive in mid August. Please share! Christine Elaine 860-480-3895 💗✌️🌍 Laura- 15🇪🇸 She is considered emotional, sensitive, and very mature by her parents💑. She has a younger brother👦 whom she is close to and she considers her mother👩 her best friend. She loves fashion👒, photography📷, to play paddle tennis🎾, and is a very talented painter🎨. She has played the piano🎹 for four years, but stopped due to her busy schedule. She's been dancing💃 for years and is hoping to try out to be an American cheerleader📣while she is here on exchange! Naya-14🇩🇰 She was born in Denmark but now lives in Spain 🇪🇸. She switches her time between countries as her Mom👩 is from Denmark and her Dad👨 is from Spain. She is the oldest of three (two sisters), and has a passion for dancing💃. She has even traveled🧳 with her ballet partners to London and Scotland. In her dance academy, she was chosen to play the main character Belle👸 at the final dance exhibition of Beauty and the Beast. She is not afraid to be on the scene, but likes her work to be perfect or at least good, and she likes to have things under control. She has won Math awards 🏆and plays the piano 🎹. She is very sociable, easy to make friends and she enjoys practicing sports🤾‍♀️, meeting with friends👫 and being on her phone📱. Blanca-15 🇪🇸 Blanca is a very sociable person and she loves dancing💃 She practices both ballet and contemporary dance👯‍♀️ and she has been studying cello for three years. Blanca says,” The dance for me is so important because I feel free. I feel that I can express my feelings with my body. I can also make a story with pirouettes, different jumps and steps.” She is also a passionate reader. She belongs to the parish 👏youth group and she has collaborated in volunteer activities. She also belongs to a scout group that meets on Saturday afternoons and participates in different camps⛺️ and nature excursions🚣‍♀️🌿🐇. She believes her faith✝️and her extracurricular activities with her youth group have been a gift🎁 to her and made her the generous, empathetic and hardworking girl that she is.
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Is this true last week for spring classes? Jazz class at 4:15 on Thursday’s.

Our aim is to inspire students to explore and develop a love of the arts in a safe, nurturing environment.

The Dance Conservatory of Charleston provides the highest caliber dance training in the Charleston area. Our aim is to inspire students to explore and develop a love of ballet and the performing arts in a safe, nurturing environment. We believe that an education in the arts prepares students for success both in and out of the dance world by instilling in them a sense of integrity, self-confidence, and discipline.

Mission: Dance Conservatory of Charleston (DCC, LLC) provides the highest caliber dance education in the Charleston area. Our aim is to inspire students to explore and develop a love of the performing arts in a safe, nurturing environment. We believe that an education in the arts is instrumental to the development of young minds and bodies; it prepares students for success both in and out of the dance world by instilling in them a sense of integrity, self-confidence, and discipline. Most importantly, we are committed to developing the next generation of artists, art supporters, and audience members. At Dance Conservatory of Charleston, excellence and passion go hand in hand. ​

SUMMER REGISTRATION OPENS 2/1 • Intermediate Intensives for ages 8-12 (DCC 2 & 3A)!
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We offering two great options this summer for current Intermediate students to strengthen, refine and push their technique to the next level!
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Intermediate Intensive | Evening Session
This six-week Intermediate Intensive includes technique-focused ballet, pre-pointe and tap/jazz classes twice a week.
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Tues & Thurs, 6/16-7/2 & 7/14-7/30
Tap/Jazz 5-6pm | Ballet/Pre-Pointe 6-7:30pm
Add on Hip Hop available Thurs, 4:15-5pm
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Intermediate Intensive | Day Session
This two week-long Intermediate Intensive includes all the fun of the Once Upon A Time Camps but with more advanced ballet, tap, jazz, & hip hop classes. One week options also available.
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Week 1 7/13-7/17 |9:00am-12:00pm
Week 2. 7/20-7/24|9:00am-12:00pm
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Space is limited and spots will go fast! Register on 2/1 by visiting: https://www.danceconservatorychs.com/dance-conservatory-summer-programs/
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📸: @katiegingphoto // #dcc #danceconservatorychs #dccsummer #dccsummerintensive #ballet #summercamp #charleston #charlestonsc #chs

SUMMER REGISTRATION OPENS 2/1 • Beginner/Intermediate Intensives for ages 6-10 (DCC 1A & 1B)!
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Keep your young dancer moving and learning with our Beginner/Intermediate Intensives! We're excited to offer two great options to refine and solidify the technique they’ve worked on all year while accelerating their training in a fun, positive atmosphere!
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Beginner/Intermediate Intensive | Evening Session
This six-week Beginner/Intermediate Intensive includes weekly technique-focused ballet and tap/jazz classes
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Dates: Tuesdays, 6/16-6/30 & 7/14-7/28
Ballet 5-6pm | Tap/Jazz 6-7:30pm
Add on Hip Hop available from 4:15-5pm
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Beginner/Intermediate Intensive | Day Session
These week-long Beginner/Intermediate Intensives includes all the fun of the Once Upon A Time Camps but with more advanced ballet, tap, jazz, & hip-hop classes
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Week 1 7/13-7/17 | 9:00am-12:00pm
Week 2 7/27-7/31 | 9:00am-12:00pm
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Space is limited and spots will go fast! Register on 2/1 by visiting: https://www.danceconservatorychs.com/dance-conservatory-summer-programs/
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📸: @katiegingphoto // #dcc #danceconservatorychs
#dccsummer #dccsummerintensive #summercamp #ballet #charleston #charlestonsc #chs

SUMMER REGISTRATION OPENS 2/1 • Once Upon A Time Camps for ages 3-5!
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Keep your little ones happy and on their toes this summer with our ballet and tap themed camps! Each camp runs 9:00-11:00am and includes a pre-ballet and tap class, crafts, story-time and a snack.
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6/8—6/12 Fancy Nancy
7/20-7/24 Prince & Princesses
7/27-7/31 The Nutcracker
8/3-8/7 Frozen
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Join the Lunch Bunch and stay until 12:00pm for just $25 a week! Send your dancer with a packed lunch and keep the fun going with another hour of movies and dance games!
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Space is limited and spots will go quickly! Register on 2/1 for Once Upon A Time Camps by visiting: https://www.danceconservatorychs.com/dance-conservatory-summer-programs/
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📸: @katiegingphoto // #dcc #danceconservatorychs #dccsummer #summercamp #charleston #charlestonsc #chs

Registration for the Spring Showcase is due today, Monday 1/27! 🌻All dancers in levels Beginner through Pre-Pro are eligible to perform in this showcase at the @chsmusichall
On May 9, and registration can be completed through our website (🔗 in bio!).
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Our Spring Performance is an exhilarating and entertaining event that showcases the best of Dance Conservatory of Charleston — from our talented and hardworking pre-professional & advanced ballet dancers to our intermediate and youth ballet; the energy and exuberance of our jazz, tap, contemporary and hip hop dancers; and all of the faculty who work with them every day to refine their technique and support their dreams. This powerful showcase allows us to bring in renowned choreographers and promote new choreography from the next generation of student and faculty artists training at DCC. In addition, Director Lindy Mandradjieff Fabyanic continues to offer the rare privilege bestowed by the Balanchine Trust and the Peter Martins Trust of staging iconic classic ballets choreographed by some of this century’s incomparable dance legends!
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📸: @katiegingphoto // #dcc #danceconservatorychs #danceinbloom #performance #charleston #charlestonsc #chs @ Dance Conservatory of Charleston

Wonderful Job to our ladies that represented DCC this weekend at @revive_dance_convention You all danced so beautifully! We are so proud of y’all! 💕🙌🏼



Shoutout to the choreographers: Monica Ball, Starla Kurtz and Megan Levinson!



#dcc #danceconservatorychs #competitiondance #danceinchs #contemporarydance #musicaltheatre @ Charleston, South Carolina

Join us tomorrow, Saturday 1/25, for the SC Summer Dance Conservatory audition at DCC!
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SC Summer Dance Conservatory at USC
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Registration Check-in: 1:00pm | Class: 1:30-3:00pm
Ages 9+
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Now in their 32nd year, @uofsc.scsdc prides itself on offering two professional intensives: one 3-week intensive for the serious ballet student and one 3-week intensive for the serious contemporary student. Students who attend have the extraordinary opportunity to study a variety of dance styles with world-renowned instructors and showcase their work in a fully-produced dance concert of classical and contemporary repertory. The 1-week Jazz Intensive is designed for students pursuing excellence in jazz and commercial dance training.
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Audition Requirements
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• Ballet/Contemporary Intensives: Dancers must be 11 by the start of the program
• Jazz Intensive: Dancers must be 9 by the start of the program
• Dancers may be considered for our Ballet, Contemporary, and Jazz Intensives.
• If you are not en pointe, please stay in flat shoes.
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For more information, visit @uofsc.scsdc .
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📸: @uofsc.scsdc // #dcc #danceconservatorychs #uofscdance #scsdc #uofsc #charleston #chs

Every day is an opportunity to celebrate the incredible life & career of George Balanchine—even more so with his birthday yesterday! 🎊 Many of our faculty members trained at his school, @sab_nyc, and danced with his company, @nycballet, and we are so grateful & honored to be able to pass his legacy on to our students through our teachers, Master Guest Instructors and by providing them the opportunity to perform his iconic works courtesy of the @georgebalanchinetrust. Happy Birthday, Mr. B!
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📸: @katiegingphoto images of George Balanchine's "First Movement" from Serenade; "Snowflakes" from The Nutcracker; and "First Regiment" from Stars and Stripes, all Choreography by George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust // #dcc #danceconservatorychs #georgebalanchine #georgebalanchinetrust #serenade #thenutcracker #starsandstripes #legacy #ballet #charleston #chs @ Dance Conservatory of Charleston

So proud of our student Colleen for organizing a fundraiser for The Lonon Foundation! It was a wonderful event that included hiphop classes with Miss Monica, drama classes, arts & crafts and more! Big thanks to everyone involved! We are so happy to have been part of this special day!



#dcc #community #givingback #thelononfoundation #danceconservatoryofcharleston #paisanospizza #allegrodance #charlestonacademyofmusicaltheatre #cupcakedownsouth

Nick Mullikin's Master Class is less than two weeks away! 🎊 Don't miss this chance to take class with the Associate Artistic Director of @nashvilleballet on 2/2 following the Nashville Ballet Summer Intensive audition in 2/1!
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Nick Mullikin Master Class
Sunday, February 2 | 12:00-1:30pm
$30/DCC students or $40/visiting
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Space is limited—register online today! 🔗 in bio!
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And don't miss the Nashville Ballet Summer Intensive audition on 2/1! Registration opens at 1:00pm for the 2:00-4:00pm audition open to ages 11+
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#dcc #danceconservatorychs
#nashvilleballet #audition #ballet #charleston #charlestonsc #chs @ Charleston, South Carolina

abcnews4.com

Fundraiser Sunday for Charleston nonprofit that helps kids dealing with parent's cancer

We are so proud Colleen and this wonderful event! ❤️
The Lonon Foundation
A FUNRaiser for The Lonon Foundation
WCIV | ABC News 4

abcnews4.com A teen is hosting a fundraiser on Sunday to help a nonprofit that supports kids dealing with a parent's cancer. The event is for The Lonon Foundation, which provides resources to these children. The foundation was started after its founder, Anna Lonon, lost her husband to head an neck cancer. She wa...

One chilly morning and we're already dreaming of Summer at DCC! To kick off the release of our full 2020 offerings, we're absolutely thrilled to announce the return of the legendary Jock Soto as a Master Guest Instructor for our Summer Intensive!
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Former @nycballet principal dancer & @sab_nyc faculty member, author, documentary film star and chef-extraordinare, (among many more accolades!) Jock was one of our very first Master Class Series artists, and we simply can't wait to welcome him back to DCC this summer!
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Stay tuned next week for the full details on our 2020 Summer Intensives and Beginner Camps, and mark your calendars for open registration begining 2/1!
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#dcc #danceconservatorychs #dccsummer #dccsummerintensive #summerintensive #jocksoto #nycb #newyorkcityballet #schoolofamericanballet #charleston #charlestonsc #chs @ Dance Conservatory of Charleston

It's too warm for flurries in Charleston, but it's not too late to sign up for our third annual Spring Showcase at the @chsmusichall on 5/9!
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Registration for the Spring Showcase is due by Monday, 1/27 and can be completed online (🔗 in bio!) All dancers in levels Beginner through Pre-Pro are eligible to perform!
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Our Spring Performance is an exhilarating and entertaining event that showcases the best of Dance Conservatory of Charleston — from our talented and hardworking pre-professional & advanced ballet dancers to our intermediate and youth ballet; the energy and exuberance of our jazz, tap, contemporary and hip hop dancers; and all of the faculty who work with them every day to refine their technique and support their dreams. This powerful showcase allows us to bring in renowned choreographers and promote new choreography from the next generation of student and faculty artists training at DCC. In addition, Director Lindy Mandradjieff Fabyanic continues to offer the rare privilege bestowed by the Balanchine Trust and the Peter Martins Trust of staging iconic classic ballets choreographed by some of this century’s incomparable dance legends!
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📸: @katiegingphoto // #dcc #danceconservatorychs #danceinbloom #performance #charleston #charlestonsc #chs

Our Pre-Professional half-day program is ideal for advanced dancers looking to take their pre-professional training to the next level with rigorous classes six days a week in technique, pointe, variations, pas de deux, modern, contemporary and Pilates. Weekday classes are held in the early afternoon allowing students more flexibility and balance between training and academics, and all Advanced Level evening classes are included in the Pre-Pro tuition. With a diverse curriculum, limited class sizes and faculty mentorship, enrollment in Pre-Pro ensures students are supported in pursuing their personal goals and will be well prepared for conservatory programs and professional careers in dance.
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Admittance into the Pre-Professional half-day program is by audition only, and is designed for advanced dancers ages 12+. To learn more about this unique program for the serious dancer, visit our website and contact [email protected]! 🔗 in bio!
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📸: @katiegingphoto // #dcc #danceconservatorychs #ballet #pointe #pasdeduex #variations #contemporary #modern #technique #charleston #charlestonsc #chs @ Dance Conservatory of Charleston

Our Advanced Level classes offer Charleston dancers the rigorous technical training of an elite conservatory program with the support and flexibility of a community school! In these classes dancers refine and strengthen technique, develope their distinctive artistic voice, and receive mentorship in designing a training plan to reach their progressional, collegiate or recreational goals. Dancers in our Advanced Levels also have the unique opportunity to perform iconic ballets by George Balanchine, set by in-house George Balanchine Trust repetiteur & Artistic Director Lindy Mandradjieff Fabyanic, as well as new commissioned works by the nation's most sought after choreographers!
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Advanced Levels classes include ballet, pas de duex (with professional male dancers), pointe, variations, contemporary, tap, jazz & hip hop, as well as opportunities for students to choreograph on their peers! Dancers in all genres are also invited to participate in our Spring Show at the @chsmusichall this May!
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Spring Semester begins 1/20—register online to get started!
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Register here: https://www.danceconservatorychs.com/dance-classes/
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📸: @katiegingphoto // #dcc #danceconservatorychs #ballet #tap #jazz #hiphop #contemporary #pointe #pasdeduex #charlestonsc #charleston #chs @ Dance Conservatory of Charleston

It’s officially competition season and we are so proud of our DCC dancers! Laci and Jenna did wonderfully at Intrigue Dance Intensive in Spartanburg! Laci placed first in teen solos and both did so well in classes! Amazing job ladies!




#danceinchs #dcc #danceconservatorychs #intriguedanceintensive

Our Intermediate Levels are ideal for dancers eager to learn and take their training to the next level! Building on a strong technical foundation, these classes challenge students with more complex vocabulary and phrasing while cultivating artistry and performance quality. Dancers are encouraged to try new things and reach greater heights in a positive environment where they are supported by their peers and instructors!
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Our Intermediate Levels include classes in ballet, pre-pointe/pointe, tap, jazz & hip hop, and dancers in all genres are invited to participate in our Spring Show at the @chsmusichall in May! Register for our Spring Semester beginning 1/20 to get started!
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Register here: https://www.danceconservatorychs.com/dance-classes/
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📸: Images 1-6 by @katiegingphoto // #dcc #danceconservatorychs #ballet #tap #jazz #hiphop #pointe #charleston #charlestonsc #chs
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We're so excited to have Nick Mullikin, Associate Artistic Director of @nashvilleballet, back for a Master Class at DCC on 2/2 following the Nashville Ballet Summer Intensive audition in 2/1!
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Nick Mullikin Master Class
Sunday, February 2 | 12:00-1:30pm
$30/DCC students or $40/visiting
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This incredible opportunity to take class with a leader of Nashville Ballet's artistic staff is open to a limited number of participants, so register online today! 🔗 in bio!
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And don't miss the Nashville Ballet Summer Intensive audition on 2/1! Registration opens at 1:00pm for the 2:00-4:00pm audition open to ages 11+
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#dcc #danceconservatorychs
#nashvilleballet #audition #ballet #charleston #charlestonsc #chs

We are thrilled to announce a very special fundraiser for The Lonon Foundation organized and hosted by Colleen Underriner, an Advanced DCC dancer and 8th grader at Christ Our King Stella Maris School in Mount Pleasant!
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FUNraiser for The Lonon Foundation
Stand By Me: A Day to Lift Up and Love
January 19, 2020 | 1:30-4:30pm
Dance Conservatory of Charleston
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Activities include a hip hop and musical theatre classes, pointe shoe & hat decorating, and a closing performance!
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The general public is invited to attend with a $25 donation, but Colleen will also greatly accept donations from the public of any amount.
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Attendance for the general public is limited to just 25 spaces, so reserve your spot today! Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-funraiser-for-the-lonon-foundation-stand-by-me-a-day-to-lift-up-and-love-registration-85638580299
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The Lonon Foundation is a local 501 (C)(3) non-profit whose mission is to help children affected by their parent or caregiver's cancer diagnosis find comfort, heal and grow from their shared experiences. The foundation's free monthly program, UPLIFT, is designed for children ages 5-17 who have been affected by a parent or caregiver's cancer, and all proceeds raised through this event will go toward funding their future programs.
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#dcc #danceconservatorychs
#lononfoundation #charleston #charlestonsc #chs

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1632 Ashley Hall Rd
Charleston, SC
29407

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The Dance Conservatory of Charleston welcomes students of all ages, abilities, and commitment level. While we specialize in serious dance training for the student who wishes to pursue a dance career; DCC also believes in the benefits a dance education has for students who wish to pursue other career avenues. An education in the arts creates independent, critical thinkers and helps to develop self-confidence and a strong work ethic.

Opening Hours

Monday 09:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 20:00
Thursday 09:00 - 20:00
Friday 09:00 - 20:00
Saturday 09:00 - 20:00
Sunday 09:00 - 20:00
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