COMPETITION

 

If your child is competing in the 2017/18 Dance Season, please visit this page often for competitive dancer updates.

Attendance to the Summer of Dance Intensive and/or Back to Dance for competitive dancers is crucial to maintain advances in technique made during the regular season.  Registration is now open online.

Accelerate Ballet and Accelerate Jazz classes are mandatory for Competitive Dancers,  recommended for Festival Dancers and highly encourage for Performance dancers wanting to begin competing in the following season, spaces are available in these classes, please contact the studio to register or register online.

 Competition Dates:

CDL Company IN STUDIO COMPETITION 2018 – February 11, 2018 at the Maclab Centre of the Performing Arts in Leduc. 

  • Connectivity Dance competitive dancers face-off in our Annual In Studio Competition.  This year join us at the Maclab Centre of the Performing Arts in Leduc.  The CDL Company dancers are hosting this event including a public Silent Auction, snack concession and CDL Summer Scholarship Draw!
  • Order a Raffle ticket for our Summer of Dance 2018 Full Scholarship Draw  “Click Here”   Or stop by our studio #102, 4709-51 Ave, Leduc

DANCE POWER 

March 5 to March 12, 2018 

 Meyer Horowitz, Edmonton


DARE2DREAM

  April 26 to April 29, 2018 

Allard Hall – Grant Mac (Down Town), Edmonton

FEVER

 May 3 to May 6, 2018

Hall “D” – Edmonton Expo Centre,  Edmonton


DREAM TEAM

 – FESTIVAL CLASSES ONLY – 

SOLOS & DUETS – OPTION TO ENTER

 May 9 to May 13, 2018 

  Festival Place, Sherwood Park

This year we have classes listed as C* – Competitive and F* – Festival.  If recommended to either of these options competing is mandatory, please note the additional fees which are not included in the tuition.  If you do not wish your child to compete this season, please let us know and we will make a class recommendation for the appropriate Performance class.

* Entry fees ~ to be applied in November once entry registrations are confirmed

Solos~ approximately $60-$80 per dancer/ per dance / per competition

Duets ~ approximately $40-$50 per dancer/ per dance / per competition

Groups ~ approximately $30-$40 per dancer/ per dance / per competition

* Additional costume expenses ~ we try very hard to stick within our budget, however sometimes this is not possible.  Competition Costumes are purchased costumes and kept by the dancer.  Balances will be billed to the dancer accounts once the final orders have arrived in March

* Parking – some competition facilities have paid parking

* Spectator Fees – some competitions charge an admission fee or a program fee

* Most competitions provide a professional photographer / videographer with photos and videos available for purchase.  Please note personal photos and videos are not permitted to be taken in theatres.  Do to copyright,  studios can be fined and / or disqualified from the competition if caught filming or posting on Facebook or other social media sites.

***COMPETITION DAY INFO***

ALL DANCERS SHOULD ARRIVE…..

~ A MINIMUM OF ONE HOUR PRIOR TO THEIR START TIME IF COMPLETELY READY TO WARM-UP AND PERFORM.  Please pay close attention to the arrival times noted on the competition lists posted in the studio.

~  A MINIMUM OF ONE AND HALF HOURS PRIOR TO THEIR ARRIVAL TIME IF HAIR, MAKE-UP OR COSTUMING ARE NOT COMPLETE

**Please note that competitions may run to a maximum of 45 minutes ahead.  Instructors will make every effort to notify dancers in such a case.  Please ensure your dancer is on time so they may properly prepare for a great performance.

What to Bring

Extra tights

Extra bobby pins and elastics to match hair colour

Make-up

Hair spray

Costume (if not worn to event)

Prop pieces (if needed)

Dance clothes to warm up in ~ CDL wear Required as dancers are representing the studio

Water

Healthy Snacks

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