Competition Team Tryouts:

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Mr Sas will meet with the student to check his/her knowledge of ballet.
Notification of team acceptance is immediate.

 

We provide training for young dance stars to participate in
Regional, National, and International Competitions.

 

COMPETITION TEAMS
Celebration Talent, Step Up 2 Dance, Elite, Showstopper, Take Center Stage,
Ticket to Broadway, Energy, Turn It Up, That’s Entertainment,
International Dance Challenge, and More!

Our competition teams are geared towards the more serious dancer who chooses dance as
her/his primary activity. Focus, dedication, technique and positive attitude are necessary.
Acceptance into this program is by audition or by placement from the Director.

Competitions are held in the spring (February thru April).
The teams compete at 2-4 competitions per season.
Locations will be announced. We compete within the CT, Westchester, and NYC areas.

Required Classes and Rehearsals for Competition Team Participation:
Required Summer Classes: Summer evening ballet classes and continued pointe study,
Ballet combo week (ballet and continued pointe study), Competition boot camp week in its entirety.

Highly Recommended Summer Classes: All other dance genre classes offered in the summer
evening program, Ballet Combo week in its entirety.

Required School Year ClassesTwo ballet classes weekly, Continued pointe study, Competition team class.
Required if competing in the following genres: Lyrical, Jazz, Contemporary, Tap, Pointe.

CostsRequired tuition for classes, Costume purchases for competitions, Choreography sessions outside of team classes,
Additional cleaning of dances outside of team classes, All competition venue fees, Competition team warm-up suit
and dance bag, Costume transport bag/rack, All undergarments, shoes, tights, hair bun necessities, and make-up,
Transportation to/from competition venues.

 

COMPETITION INDIVIDUALS
Connecticut (CT) Classic, Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP)

Competing in these events is geared towards the more advanced ballet dancer. It requires strong
knowledge of ballet where hard work, dedication and perseverance are necessary. Personalized coaching/private
training is required for these competitions. Participation in CT Classic and YAGP is appointed by the Director.

Private lessons for these competitions begin in the fall and are taught by the director.
CT Classic and YAGP competitions are held in the spring. Dates and times to be announced.

Required Classes and Rehearsals for CT Classic and YAGP Competition Participation:
Required Summer Classes: Summer evening ballet and pointe classes,
Ballet combo week (ballet and pointe), Competition boot camp week (ballet only).
Required School Year Classes: 3 ballet classes and 2 pointe classes weeekly, Private training/choreography sessions.

Costs: Required tuition for classes, Private training/choreography sessions,
Costume purchases for competitions, All competition venue fees, Costume transport bag/rack,
All undergarments, shoes, tights, hair bun necessities, and make-up, Transportation to/from competition venues.

 

For more information about this amazing program, please speak to the Director.