Competitive Program (Ages 6 - 17)
The competitive program is designed to provide students with extra performance opportunities. Students will compete in 1-4 dance competitions and perform in our annual year end production to showcase their passion and maximize their dance skill development. Lots of training and hard work is required to demonstrate the proper technique ( excellent posture, arm & leg placement/extension ) to become well rounded dancers. Students will also learn important skills such as dedication, creativity, and working together as a team.
Competitive Program Requirements:
After 1 year of training or at the teachers discretion students will start competing in dance competitions. Students are required to enroll in a ballet class if they are not currently enrolled in one.
Novice - 1 hour of ballet and a minimum of 1 additional class options
Junior - 1 hour of ballet and a minimum of 2 additional class options
Intermediate - 2 hours of ballet and a minimum of 4 additional class options
Advanced - 2-3 hours of ballet and a minimum of 7-8 additional class options
Class options: Tap, Tap Technique, Jazz, Jazz Technique, Ballet, Ballet Technique, Pointe, Lyrical, Hip-Hop, Musical Theatre, Acro
Choreography Classes length: 1 hour/week per class
Technique Classes Length: 1-1.5 hours/week per class
Competes Approx in March, April, & May
Classes are arranged by the following levels:
Junior Level 1, 2, 3
Intermediate Level 1, 2, 3
Advanced Level 1, 2, 3