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Company Program

All information below is for the 2017–18 dance season.

Company Program Description

Our Company Program is made up of levels including: Understudy, Prep, Pre-Professional, and Professional.

Understudy – This is our entry level into Company Program. For some dancers it is the first stepping block towards one day being a Company dancer. Understudies are being groomed and equipped to be even more serious and dedicated dancers. These students attend both Prep classes weekly. They typically do not perform unless given a special invitation. These students do not receive a costume, and they do not compete.

Prep – This is the next level within the Company Program. These dancers attend all Prep classes weekly. They will perform at 2 competitions. Included in their monthly price are 2 Prep classes per week, competition entry fees, and costumes/accessories.

Pre-Professional – This is the third level in our Company Program. These students may be invited to perform in the Company piece. Students will attend 3 competitions and may have other opportunities to perform at various events, at the discretion of the director. Students must attend two master classes, which are determined by the director. Included in the monthly price are 3 Pre-Professional classes, competition entry fees, up to two master classes, and costumes/accessories.

Professional – This is the highest level in our Company Program. These students will be invited to perform in the Company piece. Students will attend 3 competitions and may have other opportunities to perform at various events, at the discretion of the director. Students must attend two master classes, which are determined by the director. Included in the monthly price are 4 Professional classes, competition entry fees, up to two master classes, and costumes/accessories.

Dress Code

All black worn to class, no tights required. Shoes to be announced, and students must have proper shoes by October 1st. DR approved apparel must be worn to every competition. DR approved apparel to be purchased by student.