Updated for 2014 Season!
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JAZZ consists of primarily jazz technique, utilizing uptempo music.
BALLET consists of ballet or pointe technique. Must include classical steps and movements.
TAP consists of tap technique. Tap shoes only.
LYRICAL consists of jazz and ballet technique - emphasizing strength, control, and interpretation.
MUSICAL THEATRE consists of Broadway/theatre dance styles.
CONTEMPORARY consists of modern and ballet technique, reaching beyond the standard jazz vocabulary.
HIP-HOP consists of street, funk, MTV video style jazz technique.
SPECIALTY consists of ethnic, acro/gymnastics, novelty, etc.
NEW! OPEN consists of all other categories.
Judges reserve the right to change the competing dancers category if the number has been entered improperly.
National Finals Competition Divisions and Fees
You may purchase one additional minute of time for any group, line extended line, or production- just $5 per dancer!
(Each dance studio may apply their own additional fees, when necessary.)