Competition Team Levels and Guidelines

Requirements for ENTRY Level Dancer 

(LIMITED COMMITMENT TEAM)

 

*All ENTRY level team members will be placed in a Combination Class during the regular dance season. They will take one of their three recital routines to one competition during the season

 

*All ENTRY level team members are required to take the Dynamic Development class during the month of July. (Meets once a week.)

 

*Mandatory participation; compete in 1 competition in April and participate in our 2021 recital Headliners.

*Optional participation in fall dance convention.

 

Competition Fees

*Competition entry fee for the entry level competition dancer is $60 per dancer. Competition fees are due the first Friday in January. ($35 photo/video fee may be tacked on depending on competition.)

 

Team Jacket, Bag and Costume Fees:

*Team Jacket- $80 (Due Aug. 1st)

*Team Backpack $55 (Due Aug. 1st)

*Costumes- See price list for combination class costumes.

*Performance Jewelry- $25 (earrings and choker)

 

Tuition: 

Tuition is due at the first class of every month. Entry level competition dancers are required to take their level combo class throughout the season. 

*One class per week $50.00 per month. 

 

Additional Fees:

*Required Summer Class- $55.00 (due at the end of June)

*Teachers may schedule extra practices when competition gets closer. These are $12 per hour.

*Headliner Fee- $55.00 (Due at the end of January)

*Please, keep in mind, traveling expenses for your family during competition season.

 

Requirements for PERFORMANCE Level Dancer (None or Limited competition experience)

 

*All performance level team members are required to take the 4 week, Dynamic Development class during the month of July. (Meets twice a week.)

*All performance level team members are required to take a Combination Class

and an additional class of their choice , per week, during the 2020-2021 season. (2 classes per week minimum)

*Required to participate in fall dance convention, compete in 2 competitions between Feb-April 2021 and participate in our 2021 recital Headliners.

 

Competition/Convention Fees:

 

*Dance Dynamics competition dancers will participate in one convention in the fall months. Convention ranges from $185-285. (Due September 1st)

*Competition entry fees for the performance dancer are $60 per dancer, per competition. All competition fees are due the first Friday in January.  ($35 photo/video fee may be tacked on depending on competition.) 

 

Studio Jacket/ Costume Fees:

Costumes, warm ups and jewelry are mandatory items for each competition team dancer.

*Team Jacket- $80 (Due Aug. 1st)

*Team Backpack $55 (Due Aug. 1st)

*Costumes- $60 (per costume) (Due at the end of Nov.)

*Performance Jewelry- $25 (earrings and choker)

 

Tuition: 

Tuition is due at the first class of every month. Performance Level Dancers are required to take 2 classes per week, minimum. 

2 classes per week- $85.00, monthly

3 classes per week- $110.00, monthly

(any additional classes that are taken after 3 classes per week, $25.00 per class.)

*Sibling Discount is 10% off the monthly tuition total. 

 

Additional Fees:

*Required Summer Class- $150.00 (due at the end of June)

*Summer Choreography Sessions: $12.00 per hour (Session dates and fees will be given after auditions)

*Monthly Choreography meetings: $12:00 per hour ( we will meet at least once per month to review/clean and practice choreography. Dates and fees will be given at the end of summer sessions.) 

*Headliner Fee- $50.00 (Due at the end of January)

*Please, keep in mind, traveling expenses for your family during competition season. 

 

Requirements for INTERMEDIATE and ADVANCED Level Dancer

 

*All Intermediate level team members are required to take the 4 week, Dynamic Development class during the month of July. (Meets twice a week.)

*All intermediate level team members are required to take a Combination Class , Technique class, and

an additional class of their choice, per week, during the 2020-2021 season. (3 classes per week minimum)

*Required to participate in fall dance convention, compete in 3 competitions between Feb-April 2021 and participate in our 2021 recital Headliners.

*If determined, required to participate in large group performances at competitions. 

 

Competition/Convention Fees:

*Dance Dynamics competition dancers will participate in one convention in the fall months. Convention ranges from $185-$285. (Due September 1st)

*Competition Entry Fees for the Intermediate Dancer are $60 per dancer, per competition. (Group Price) All competition fees are due the first Friday in January.

($35 photo/video fee may be tacked on depending on competition.) 

 

Studio Jacket/ Costume Fees:

Costumes, warm ups and jewelry are mandatory items for each competition team dancer.

*Team Jacket- $80 (Due Aug. 1st)

*Team Backpack $30 (Due Aug. 1st)

*Costumes- $60 (per costume) (Due at the end of Nov.)

*Performance Jewelry- $25 (earrings and choker)

 

Tuition: 

Tuition is due at the first class of every month. Intermediate Level Dancers are required to take 3 classes per week, minimum. 

3 classes per week- $110.00, monthly

(any additional classes that are taken after 3 classes per week, $25.00 per class.)

*Sibling Discount is 10% off the monthly tuition total. 

 

Additional Fees:

*Required Summer Class- $150.00 (due at the end of June)

*Summer Choreography sessions: $12.00 per session (Session dates and fees will be given after auditions.) 

*Monthly Choreography meetings: $12:00 per hour ( we will meet at least once per month to review/clean and practice choreography. Dates and fees will be given at the end of summer sessions.)

*Headliner Fee- $55.00 (Due at the end of January)

*Please, keep in mind, traveling expenses for your family during competition season. 

Audition Information:

ENTRY Level Auditions

 

Dancers age 7-10 years old with no competition experience. Audition clinics will be held for entry level auditions. Dancers will  learn jazz choreography at audition clinic and audition in small groups in front of 2 judges from outside of the studio on audition day.

 

Scoring: We will use the drop off method for scoring. When there is a gap in scoring, that’s where we will cut dancers.

 

 

 

Performance, Intermediate and Advanced Level Auditions

 

Available teams:

-Contemporary/Lyrical

-Tap

-Jazz

 

All performance, intermediate and advanced dancers will audition for each individual style (jazz, tap, contemporary/lyrical) at one time and will be divide into levels (performance, intermediate, advanced) by judges/scores. **Scoring and placement examples will be given to your dancer the week of auditions.

 

Dancers will learn choreography at audition clinics and audition in small groups in front of 2 judges from outside of the studio on audition day. 

 

 

***If you are auditioning for more than one style team, we assume that you can commit to those teams if you are selected. If you CANNOT commit to more than one style team, please DO NOT audition for numerous.*** EXAMPLE; do not try out for jazz and tap if you only intend to do one team throughout the season. Please keep in mind, if your dancer is selected for one of the above teams, they will be required to participate in a team large group/production.

 

ALL PERFORMANCE, INTERMEDIATE AND ADVANCED LEVEL COMPETITION TEAM MEMBERS WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO AUDITION FOR SOLO/DUO/TRIOS.

Location:

2534 Old Hwy 24

Hattiesburg, MS 39402

 

Tel: (601)749-1398 

Email: dancedynamicsms@gmail.com


 

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