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Sarah's Dance Academy offers 2 levels of Troupe for the competitive dancer.  Please read on and learn more about our 2 different Competitive Troupe Programs.


Competition Teams (ages 5 to 18) offer a wonderful opportunity which allows dancers a chance to perform on multiple stages and receive a variety of feedback from professional judges in order to help enhance their dancing.  Being a member of our Competitive Troupe Team teaches dancers teamwork, responsibility, self-motivation, goal setting, and the encouragement to work at their highest level.  Dancers will build relationships, friendships, and memories that will last a lifetime.



2019 - 2020 Competitive Troupe Teams


PRE-AUDITIONS

April 19 from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm


AUDITIONS

April 20 from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm


*Contact the Studio for more information and Registration at (920) 822-7400.


Strive Troupe Team

Sarah’s Dance Academy Strive Team provides more flexibility, for dancers ages 5 to 18. This Team is an ideal choice for dancers that are involved in other activities, or those who would like to perform more than just Recital.  These teams will learn 2 competitive Routines and will attend 1 community event and 3 local competitions and 1 out of town competition.  Team placements are based upon skill level and age, following the mandatory audition process.

Elite Troupe Team


Sarah’s Dance Academy Elite Team is designed for serious dancers, ages 8 to 18, whose main activity is dance.  This accelerated team will meet for 2 hours in addition to the Strive Team rehearsal practices (4 hours total Troupe rehearsal).  Students will learn a total of 4 routines and will attend 1 community event, 3 local competitions, 2 out-of-town competitions, 1 convention (optional at an additional expense) and an out-of-town competition.  Team placement is based upon skill level and age, following the mandatory audition process. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Competitive Troupe Team?

Sarah's Dance Academy Competition Teams (ages 5 to 19) offer a wonderful opportunity that allow dancers a chance to perform on multiple stages and receive a variety of feedback from professional judges to help enhance their dancing.  Being a member of our Competitive Troupe Team teaches dancers teamwork, responsibility, self-motivation, goal setting, and the encouragement to work at their highest level.  Dancers will build relationships, friendships, and memories that will last a lifetime. 


When are Evaluation/Placements (Auditions) & how do I sign up?

2019-2020 Pre-Auditions are on Friday, April 19 and the Auditions are on Saturday, April 20 (both Pre-Auditions and Auditions are mandatory to attend).  Contact the Studio for our 2019-2020 Troupe Packet and Registration.  Mail or bring in the Registration by April 15 with your $35 Registration Fee to hold your audition spot.  Have a friend that is interested in the Competitive Troupe Team, bring them along.  You do not have to be a previous dancer at Sarah’s Dance Academy.


How often will we practice?

Competitive STRIVE Troupe Team will practice for 3 hours, 2 days per week, depending on the level of the troupe team. Competitive ELITE Troupe Team will practice 5 hours, 2 to 3 days per week.  Students will learn 2 to 5 routines in Jazz, Hip-Hop, Lyrical, Pom-Pon and/or Tap.  The style of dance will depend on each troupe team. 

What are we looking for at Evaluation?

Dancers with positive attitudes, willingness to try new things, teamwork skills, motivation, and the want to grow and improve as dancers and as persons.  Most importantly, you have to have the passion and love for dance!

What will I gain from being on the Performance Troupe Team?

Sarah's Dance Academy Competition Teams offer a wonderful opportunity that allow dancers a chance to perform on multiple stages and receive a variety of feedback from professional judges to help enhance their dancing.  Being a member of our Competitive Troupe Team teaches dancers teamwork, responsibility, self-motivation, goal setting, and the encouragement to work at their highest level.  Dancers will build relationships, friendships, and memories that will last a lifetime.


Still have questions?  Give the Studio a call at (920) 822-7400.


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