ANNOUNCING AUDITION/COMPETITION INFORMATION FOR THE 2019/2020 STARZ SEASON!
(Student must have had no less than 1 full year of dance training and be between the ages of 5-19)
SUNDAY, AUGUST 25th
•4:30 – 5:00 PM
Parent Meeting (Studio C)
•5:00 – 5:45 PM
Ages 5+ (Pre-Dance, Combo I & Combo II)
•5:45 – 6:30 PM
(Combo II/III, Combo III & Combo III/IV)
•6:30 – 7:15 PM
(Combo IV & Combo V)
•7:15 – 8:00 PM
*If your are unable to attend the audition, please contact us ahead of time!!!
❤️AUDITION DRESS CODE:
-Solid colored leotard or sports bra (any color) with solid colored booty shorts (Black preferred)
Combo 5/Senior Level students wear black leggings
-Hair secured in bun
-Bring proper shoes for whichever subjects you’re auditioning. (Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Hip-Hop, etc.)
– Arrive 10-20 minutes early to check-in, receive your # and stretch.
❤️DANCE TEAM INVITATIONS
Dance Team Invitations will be sent out via e-mail on Wed., August 28th.
Dance Team Invitations must be accepted via e-mail, no later than
Fri., August 30th.
❤️DANCE TEAM REHEARSALS:
Weekly Team rehearsals will begin Sun., September 8th.
$198 total per each group dance competed. This is broken down into 9 payments at $22.00 per month, Sept-May. Plus a one time $10 Dance Team Fee per EACH group routine you compete. The $10 fee and $22.00 September payment are due by the first rehearsal. The total cost of team can be paid up front if you choose. (April and May fees are combined and due April 1st.)
This is considered tuition for the competition classes only and is separate from your regular monthly studio class tuition.
*Platinum National Dance Competition (MANDATORY)
March 13th – 15th, 2020
Logan College – William Purser Center
1851 Schoettler Rd.
Chesterfield, MO 63017
*Fly Dance Competition (MANDATORY)
April 3rd – April 5th, 2020
Clayton High School Performing Arts Center
1 Mark Twain Circle
Clayton, MO 63105
*Mark of Excellence
April 16th – 19th, 2020
*Platinum National Dance Nationals (OPTIONAL)
July 5th – 10th, 2020
Sevierville Convention Center
202 Gists Creek Road
Sevierville, TN 37876
Hotel Info: TBA
*K.A.R. Dance Convention (optional)
Sunday, October 20th, 2019
Location: TBA (St. Louis)
$125 (per dancer)
$20.00 (parent observation band)
*Platinum National Dance Experience (optional)
Sunday, December 1st, 2019
Holiday Inn St. Louis Downtown Convention Center
811 N. 9th Street
St. Louis, MO 6310
$100.00 (per dancer)
$TBA (parent observation band)
Sarah Sheppard has graciously offered to chair the fundraising committee. 🙂 More information to come.
•Saturday, October 12th – Big Sister/Little Sister Team Bonding Event
•Sunday, October 20th – K.A.R. Dance Convention (optional)
•Saturday, November 23rd – Bowling Party Team Bonding Event
•Sunday, December 1st -Platinum Dance Convention (optional)
•Saturday, February 15th- Mandatory Dress Rehearsal Showcase Rally (Exact times TBA but will be evening.)
•Sunday, May 3rd -Recital Review 5:00 – 7:00 PM
•Saturday, May 9th – End Of Year Celebration
•National rehearsals will run May 31st through June 28th. Schedule TBA.
❤️TEAM SUNDAYS OFF:
12/29 Holiday Break
3/29 Spring Break (Please note we WILL have Team on Sunday, 3/23.)
5/10 Mothers Day
5/17 Recital weekend
5/24 Memorial Weekend
Looking forward to another exciting season. Can’t wait to see you there!
Dance Team Faculty 🙂