Competition Team

Our Competition Team is for the dancer who loves to DANCE and perform and who wants to take their training to the next level!

Our program provides students with the highest level of dance education and training to develop & maintain a strong technical foundation. Dancers will also develop self-confidence, discipline, determination, dedication teamwork & lifelong friendships! The skills learned will follow your dancer into school, other activities and throughout their life! We promise to value each and every dancer and challenge them to reach their full potential.

We are very proud of our Competition Team as it provides us with a way to showcase the beautiful talent of our dancers to the dance community.

Dancers that join our Competition Team will participate in Choreography rehearsals, Stage rehearsals, 2-3 Competitions over the course of the year, Team Events & the studio Year-End showcase. They will also have Exam, Travel, and Convention opportunities as they progress throughout the program.

All dancers interested in being apart part of our Competition Team please email contact@mahoganydancearts.com to schedule a private assessment with our program directors for class/program placements. 

Are you NEW to Dance Arts & interested in joining our Competition Team? We would love to meet with you & find the perfect fit/program for our dancer. Please register for our 20-minute private assessment where one of the studio directors, Diana or Gillian will meet with your child as well as answer any questions you may have on the program.

 

Please note the following

  • The assessment is closed for viewing and parents are asked to drop their child off at the specified time.
  • Parents are asked to stay close as we will be approx 10 minutes with your dancer then will have time to answer any of your questions
  • As we are still trying to maintain a safe space for everyone ONLY 1 parent is asked to attend. Siblings are asked not to attend. Thank you for your understanding
  • Bring along any questions you may have regarding the competition package, we will be most happy to answer them all for you at this time!

 

What to wear to the assessment class: tights, bodysuit, hair in a neat and tidy bun. Dancers, please bring all shoes in the disciplines you have trained in (Ballet/Jazz/Tap) if you are new to dance please bring either Ballet or Jazz shoes for your assessment.

 

*Note correct clothing requirements are necessary for the August 29 PLACEMENT CLASS and all classes that commence in the Fall,  so if you are needing to purchase items for the assessment we recommend that you refer to the dress requirements page.

 

Cost: there is a $40 assessment fee that will be transferred over to the August 29th PLACEMENT CLASS  should you decide to register for the Competition program following the assessment.  If you decide not to pursue the Competition team following the assessment the $40 is non-refundable for credit, refund, or otherwise.

 

Assessment dates & times:

Please click here to register; a minimum of 3 days notice required, based on availability

  • Wednesday, June 16, 5:00 - 5:20 p.m. and 5:30 - 5:50 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 27, 12:00 - 12:20 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 14, 5:00 - 5:20 p.m. and 5:30 - 5:50 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 25, 12:00 -12:20 p.m.
  • Sunday, August 8, 12:00 - 12:20 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 25, 5:00 - 5:20 p.m. and 5:30 - 5:50 p.m.

 

Sunday, August 29: ALL Competition dancers are required to register and participate in the Placement class, this class is in addition to the assessment class.

 

We can’t wait to meet and share of love of dance with you 💖

 

Book your 20-minute Assessment Class.

 

Gillian & Diana,
Your Studio Directors

All dancers will also be seen in a Placement Class in late August where we can view all of the dancers together & ensure correct placement.

Program Details

This program is designed for our youngest of dancers to introduce them to the Competition world of dance in a fun & friendly environment. Pre-Competitive students are required to take 2 classes per week:

  • Pre-Competitive Ballet
  • Pre-Competitive Jazz/Tap

During one of these class times, they will learn their Competitive routine which will be performed at 2 local competitions during the months of April & May.

 

Program Requirements/Ages: 4-5 years old

 

Placement Class Fee: $40.00 per dancer

 

Placement Classes: Sunday, August 29, 2021*

* times to be sent closer to the date; all placement classes will be followed by an information meeting

Dancers ages 6 and older will join our Full-Time Competitive program. Your student dancer will learn multiple styles & genres of dance with a more committed schedule.

 

These dancers may participate in more than 1 routine as well as have Solo/Duet and Trio opportunities at the program director’s discretion.

 

They will perform in 3 local Competitions during the months of April & May.

 

Program Requirements/Ages: please register as per the level of your child’s classes for next season

  • Mini, 6-7 yrs (3 classes/week)
  • JR, 7-8 yrs (4 classes/week)
  • JR Plus, 8-9 yrs (5 classes/week)
  • Intermediate, 10-12 yrs (6 classes/week)

Audition Fee: $40.00 per dancer

 

Auditions Schedule: Sunday, August 29, 2021*

* times to be sent closer to the date; all placement classes will be followed by an information meeting

Competitive “BACK TO DANCE” Intensive COMPETITION TEAMS Mini – Inter level dancers August 30th – September 2nd.

 

Ages: 5- 12 yrs

 

We would like to welcome your dancer to our Summer Intensive 2021. We are so excited for a week of great dancing.

 

This one-week Intensive is an opportunity for dancers to get back to their training after the Summer months & prepare for the season ahead. The dancers participate in a range of disciplines and choreography & are able to experience teachers outside of their regular weekly schedule. The dancers will have the opportunity to participate in Ballet technique, Stretch, Jazz elements, Tap, Acro, Hip-Hop, Lyrical/Contemporary. It is such a fun week!!

 

This program is only open to Mahogany Dance Arts Competitive Team dancers only and it is mandatory for ALL Team dancers to participate. During this week we will also be viewing if the dancer’s placement for the upcoming dance season is accurate. As an equal team member, all dancers are required to attend. Our intent is only in the utmost care for your child's competitive training & to allow each child to reach their full potential and excel with their dancing.

 

Exact class times & finish times will be sent to you in a “Summer Intensive details” document prior to the program start.

 

Levels are based upon which class/program your child is moving into NEXT SEASON (2021-2022)

  • Mini – 2 hours of classes $200.00 plus GST
  • Junior, Junior Plus & Inter – 2.5 - 3 hours of classes $300.00 plus GST

Additional Fees

When considering this program for your dancers please take into consideration the additional fees required above your weekly classes:

  • Audition Fee/Acceptance Fee
  • Choreography for Junior level & above
  • Costumes
  • Dress Rehearsal
  • Competition Entry fees
  • Team Uniform
  • Exam Fees
  • Summer Intensive programs (for Mini level & above)

These additional fees will be dispersed throughout the year.

Questions

Please feel free to call our studio below or send us an email at contact@mahoganydancearts.com if you have any questions.

Studio Phone: 403-837-9514

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