Author Archives: Lee Shannon

***AUDITIONS for The Dance Center Performing Companies!*** (starting 4/10)

Process:

1) determine if you qualify for the company

2) come to the front desk to put your name on the list

3) come to the audition

 

Jazz Companies: Friday April 10th 4:45-6:45

‘On the Accent’ (9th-12th graders currently in Teen Jazz 3 and up, or by teacher recommendation)

‘On the Beat’ (7th-10th graders currently in Preteen Jazz 3 or Teen Jazz 2/3 and up, or by teacher recommendation)

 

Hip Hop Companies: Tuesday April 14th and Wednesday April 15th

‘DC Fresh Crew’- 4/14, 5:45-6:45 – (aspiring hip hop dancers ages 7-10, or by teacher recommendation)

‘The Troupe’- 4/14, 5:45-6:45 – (intermediate hip hop dancers ages 10-13, or by teacher recommendation)

‘DC Tribe’- 4/15, 5:45-7:15 – (advanced hip hop dancers ages 13-18, or by teacher recommendation)

 

Modern Companies: Monday April 20th and Thursday April 23rd

‘DC Gravity’- 4/20, 3:45-5:15 – (advanced modern dancers ages 14-19, in Modern 4 and up, or by teacher recommendation)

‘DC Harmony’- 4/23, 3:45-4:45 – (high intermediate dancers ages 11-15, in Modern 3 and up, or by teacher recommendation)

‘DC Motion’- 4/23, 3:45-4:45 – (intermediate dancers ages 10-14, in Preteen/Teen Modern 2 and up, or by teacher recommendation)

 

Tap Companies: Wednesday April 22 and Thursday April 23rd

‘Rhythm’- 4/22, 5:15-6:45 – (advanced tappers ages 14-18, or by teacher recommendation)

‘Taprrific’- 4/22, 3:45-5:15 – (high intermediate tappers ages 11-13, or by teacher recommendation)

‘Taptations’- 4/23, 3:45-4:45 – (intermediate tappers ages 8-11, with 2 to 3 or more years of experience, or by teacher recommendation)

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Competition/Showcase/Conference Season!

Our performing companies have been bringing home the gold… and the silver… and several ‘overall’ awards! We are inputting the stats and will provide a link SOON!

Next up? On the Accent Jazz company heads to Jeju Korea March 5th-8th – having been selected to represent Santa Rosa in the sister cities program in the annual Fire Festival. March 13th-15th, DC Tribe and DC Fresh Crew Hip Hop companies will be at the Monsters of Hip Hop convention. Tribe was invited to be part of the showcase and Crew will be attending the workshops. No awards are given at this event in Santa Clara.

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