Audition Information

WDC Tap/Jazz Lines

 

Age 4 (WDC Babies) Line Information

WDC Babies line information 2017-2018
The WDC Babies is our youngest group of competitive dancers including dancers ages 4-5 that will be in preschool for the 2017-2018 school year!  They get a taste of what the competition dance world is all about.  These youthful performers take one class a week with their Babies team and then are required to take an additional recreational class of their choice.  They perform one competitive jazz routine at three regional competitions and have the option to attend the national competition with our other tap/jazz lines.  They also perform in our end of the year Recitals and Spring Show.
Monthly Tuition (September – May)
Tuition will be approximately $130 a month for the Babies. Tuition total will include class tuition (both babies class and recreational class), costs for their competition costume, and competition entry fees for three regional competitions and one national competition. Competition shoes for Babies dancers will need to be purchased separately.  Monthly tuition does not include cost for their combination class costume(s).  Those costumes fees will need to be paid separately.

CLASS TIME Fall 2017 (tentative)
Thursdays 4:20-5:10 p.m.

Age 4 Auditions

Babies Auditions:
Those wanting to be considered for the Babies team should attend the following four classes – dancers must be AT LEAST 3 ½ years old by auditions.  During these classes they will learn basic jazz technique, skills, and a short routine. These classes will serve as an “observation audition” where they will be observed by staff and considered for the team.  Dancers will be notified via email if they are selected for the team.  Ballet or jazz shoes required.  Dancers should wear proper dance attire (ie. leotard, dance shorts, dance tops)

Audition Dates:
Tuesday, July 18th 4:15-5:15pm
Thursday, July 20th 4:15-5:15pm
Tuesday, July 25th 4:15-5:15pm
Thursday, July 27th 4:15-5:15pm

Audition Tuition – $60

 

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Age 5 (WDC Minis) Line Information

Minis line information 2017-2018
The Minis are an energetic, fun group that enjoy competing in tap and jazz. Minis include dancers who will be in kindergarten for the 2017-2018 school year.  They take two classes a week together with their team and learn a competitive tap and jazz routine.  They compete at three regional competitions and a national competition along with our other tap/jazz lines.  They also perform in our end of the year Recitals and Spring Show.

Monthly Tuition (September – May)
Tuition will be approximately $165 a month for the Minis. Tuition total will include class tuition, costs for their competition costumes, and competition entry fees for three regional competitions and one national competition.  Competition shoes for Minis dancers will need to be purchased separately.

CLASS TIMES Fall 2017 (tentative)
Tuesdays 4:20-5:15 p.m.
Thursdays 5:15-6:15 p.m.

Age 5 Auditions

Minis Auditions:
Those wanting to be considered for the Minis team should attend the following four classes.  During these classes they will learn basic jazz and tap technique, skills, and short routines.  These classes will serve as an “observation audition” where they will be observed by staff and considered for the team.  Dancers will be notified via email if they are selected for the team.  Ballet/Jazz shoes and tap shoes required.   Dancers should wear proper dance attire (ie. leotard, dance shorts, dance tops).

Audition Dates:
Tuesday, July 18th 5:15-6:15pm
Thursday, July 20th 5:15-6:15pm
Tuesday, July 25th 5:15-6:15pm
Thursday, July 27th 5:15-6:15pm

Audition Tuition – $60
Age 6+ Tap/Jazz Line Information

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Competition line information 2017 – 2018

Participation in competition dance offers dancers an opportunity to perform many times over the dance season at local competitions. Dancers will improve technique as well as stage presence by being a part of our competition team.

Dancers new to tap/jazz competition lines would most likely be placed in one of the following groups if they are at the appropriate level. The scheduled class days are for the “regular season” of September – May and are tentative at this time.  Summer schedules will vary. Monthly payments listed are the amounts for the current season for Sept – May. Rehearsal fees for nationals (due in summer 2018) will be charged separately.  We will update this information with the schedule and costs for the 2017-2018 season as soon as everything has been finalized.  Class schedules listed are tentative for the 2017-2018 season.

Pee Wees (1st graders):
Pee Wees compete in tap and jazz and take class three times per week.  Pee Wees compete in four regional competitions, one national competition and also perform in WDC recitals and WDC Spring Show.

Classes three times a week (Tue 4:20-6:15/Thur 4:20-5:20/Sat 12:00-1:00)
Monthly tuition $120 and monthly comp expenses $95

Petite Performance Team (2nd – 3rd graders):
Petite Team compete in tap and jazz and take class three times per week.  Petite Team compete in three regional competitions and one national competition. Petite Team also perform a ballet routine as well as their tap and jazz routines in WDC recitals and Spring Show.

Classes twice a week (Mon 4:20-6:00/Thur 4:20 – 5:20/every other Saturday 1:45 – 3:15)
Monthly tuition $115 and monthly comp expenses $80.

Jr Performance Team (4th – 5th graders):
Jr Team compete in tap and jazz and take class three times per week.  Jr Team compete in three regional competitions and one national competition.  Jr Team also perform a ballet routine as well as their tap and jazz routines in WDC recitals and Spring Show.

Classes three times a week (Tue 4:20 – 6:15/Fri 4:15-5:15/every other Sat 1:45 – 3:15)
Monthly tuition $120 and monthly comp expenses $85.

Pre-Teen Performance Team (6th – 7th graders):
Pre-Teen Team compete in tap, jazz and lyrical and take class three times per week.  Pre-Teen Team compete in three regional competitions and one national competition.  Pre-Teen Team also perform a lyrical routine as well as their tap and jazz routines in WDC recitals and Spring Show.

Classes three times a week (Tue 6:15 – 8:15/Fri 5:15 – 6:15/Sat 12:00 – 1:45)
Monthly tuition $125 and monthly comp expenses $105.

Teen Performance Team (8th – 9th graders):
Teen Team compete in tap, jazz and lyrical and take class three times per week. Teen Team compete in three regional competitions and one national competition. Teen Team also perform in WDC recitals and Spring Show.

Classes three times a week (Tue 8:15-9:15/Thurs 6:20-8:30/Sat 10:00 – 12:00)
Monthly tuition $135 and monthly comp expenses $130.

Sr Performance Team (10th – 12th graders):
Sr Team compete in tap, jazz and lyrical and take class three times per week.  Sr Team compete in three regional competitions and one national competition.  Sr Team also perform in WDC recitals and Spring Show.

Classes three times a week (Mon 7:25 – 9:35/Thur 8:30 – 9:45/Sat 8:00 – 10:00)
Monthly tuition $145 and monthly comp expenses $130.

The comp expenses listed above include costumes, accessories and competition entry fees for regionals and nationals. Competition shoes and tights will need to be paid for separately.  Regional competitions are held in the spring between March and May and are located in St. Paul or Minneapolis.  Competition lines are also required to attend a national competition each summer at a location chosen by the directors.  We sometimes have the opportunity to attend a national competition in the Twin Cities but other nearby locations such as Chicago or Wisconsin Dells are also a possibility.

Pre Comp classes:  WDC will again be offering pre comp classes for ages 5 through 7th grade during the 2017-2018 season.  These classes will be compete with one routine at one or two competitions in the spring.  Pre comp classes will be held once per week during the regular season (schedule TBD).  Instructor approval is required to sign up for pre comp classes.  More information will be posted soon!

Fundraising opportunities are available to those who choose to participate including selling wreaths and working at the Xcel through the Youth Dance Parent Association.  Membership in the YDPA is required to participate in most fundraisers.

Age 6+ Pre Auditions

Pre Audition Schedule: June 26th-29th & July 10th-13th
This class is geared toward dancers who are planning to audition for a tap/jazz competition line.

Age 6 Class Schedule

Monday/Wednesday 4:15-5:15
June 26th & 28th, July 10th & 12th

Tuition – Tuition $55 (4 classes)

Age 7-8 Class Schedule

Mondays/Wednesdays 4:15-5:45
June 26th & 28th, July 10th & 12th

Tuition – Tuition $80 (4 classes)

Age 9-10 Class Schedule

Mondays/Wednesdays 5:45-7:15
June 26th & 28th, July 10th & 12th

Tuition – Tuition $80 (4 classes)

Age 11-12 Class Schedule

Mondays/Wednesdays  7:15-8:45
June 26th & 28th, July 10th & 12th

Tuition – Tuition $80 (4 classes)

Age 13+ Class Schedule

Tuesdays/Thursdays 7:45-9:15
June 27th & 29th, July 11th & 13th

Tuition – Tuition $80 (4 classes)

 

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Age 6+ Auditions

Audition Schedule: July 17th – August 3rd  
Dancers wishing to audition for a tap/jazz competition line should sign up for the audition classes listed below.  Audition fee cannot be pro-rated.

Age 6 Schedule

Tuesdays (July 18th, 25th & Aug 1st)  4:15 – 5:30pm
Thursdays (July 20th & 27th, Aug 3rd)  4:15 – 5:30pm

Audition fee $105

Age 7-8 Schedule

Mondays (July 17th, 24th, & 31st)        4:15 – 6:00pm
Thursdays (July 20th & 27th, Aug 3rd)  4:15 – 5:15pm

Audition fee $110

Age 9-10 Schedule

Tuesdays (July 18th, 25th & Aug 1st)   4:15 – 6:00pm
Thursdays (July 20th & 27th, Aug 3rd)  5:15 – 6:15pm

Audition fee $110

Age 11-12 Schedule

Mondays (July 17th, 24th, & 31st)        6:00 – 8:00pm
Tuesdays (July 18th, 25th & Aug 1st)   8:00 – 9:00pm

Audition fee $115

Age 13-14 Schedule

Tuesdays (July 18th, 25th & Aug 1st)   6:00 – 8:00pm
Thursdays (July 20th & 27th, Aug 3rd)  6:15 – 7:15pm

Audition fee $115

Age 15+ Schedule

Mondays (July 17th, 24th, & 31st)       8:00 – 9:15pm
Thursdays (July 20th & 27th, Aug 3rd)  7:15 – 9:30pm

Audition fee $125

 

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Extra Optional Skills Classes

Extra skills classes will be offered for dancers who are auditioning for our tap/jazz lines . These classes are an extra opportunity to take class and are optional.

Tuition for these classes are paid for with our punch cards. Punch cards are available to purchase at our front desk. Punch cards are $10 for one class, $25 for three classes, $35 for five classes and $50 for ten classes and NEVER EXPIRE.

All classes will be located at our MAIN STUDIO. Classes will be added based on room and teacher availability. Please check back for new classes added — information regarding added classes will also be sent out via email.

Please click the links to see class schedules and to sign up for class!

Extra Classes for Dancers Auditioning for WDC Babies, Minis & Pee Wees (Age 4-6)

Extra Classes for dancers Auditioning for WDC Performance Teams (Age 7+) 

Small Group Private Lessons for dancers Auditioning for WDC Performance Teams (Age 7+)

Gymnastics Classes

WDC Pom Teams

Pom Line Information

Pom line information 2017 – 2018
Come be a part of one of our AWESOME Pom Lines at WDC! Each pom line will learn a fun, energetic, upbeat dance that you will perform at local dance competitions. Pom dance is an exciting combination of cheer and jazz moves that is all about pumping up the crowd. Being on a pom line, you get the best of both worlds- you are a part of a challenging, fast-paced competition program, without the larger time commitment of other competitive lines. This is often a great option for those looking to start in the competition world or those who participate in many other activities/sports. Join our award-winning, show-stopping pom lines!

In addition to the pom class dancers must also be registered in the fall for a combination (tap/jazz) class appropriate for their age and level.

Monthly Tuition (September – May)
Tuition will be approximately $120 per month for the Mini Pom Team, Petite Pom Team and Jr Pom Team and approximately $125 for Pre-Teen Pom Team, Teen Pom Team and Sr Pom Team. Tuition total will include class tuition for the pom line plus tap/jazz class. This tuition amount also includes costs for their additional competition pom costume, pom poms and competition entry fees for three regional competitions and one national competition.  Competition shoes for pom line dancers will need to be purchased separately. Monthly tuition does not include cost for their combination class costume(s).  Those costumes fees will need to be paid separately.

Pom lines compete at three regional competitions each year.  These competitions are held in the spring between March and May and are located in St. Paul or Minneapolis.  The pom lines will also attend have the opportunity to attend a summer dance event such as a national competition or other performance event. Rehearsal fees for the summer event(s) will need to be paid separately in June.

The pom lines also perform in two of the WDC spring recitals.

Fundraising opportunities are available to those who choose to participate including selling wreaths, working at the Xcel and selling concessions at our recitals.  Membership in the Youth Dance Parent Association is required for many of the fundraising opportunities.

CLASS TIMES Fall 2016 (tentative)
Mini Pom Team (1st – 2nd grade) – Fridays 6:05 – 6:55 p.m.
Petite Pom Team (3rd – 4th grade) – Fridays 6:55 – 7:45 p.m.
Jr Pom Team (4th – 5th grade) – Fridays 7:45 – 8:35 p.m.
Pre-Teen Pom Team (5th – 7th grade) – Fridays 5:15 – 6:05 p.m.
Teen Pom Team (7th – 9th grade) – Fridays 4:15 – 5:15 p.m.
Sr Pom Team (9th – 12th grade) – Tuesdays 7:15 – 8:15 p.m.

Pom Pre Auditions

Pom Pre Auditions: July 17th – 27th, 2017
This is a great class for those who are currently in a pom line and also for those who are not but would like to take some extra classes prior to auditioning for a pom line in August.

1st/2nd Graders Schedule
Tues/Thur 6:15 – 7:15 p.m.
Tuition – $50

3rd/4th Graders Schedule
Tues/Thur  7:15 – 8:15 p.m.
Tuition – $50

5th/6th Graders Schedule
Mon/Wed  7:15 – 8:15 p.m.
Tuition – $50

7th/8th Graders Schedule
Tues/Thur  8:15 – 9:15 p.m.
Tuition – $50

9th-12th Graders Schedule
Mon/Wed  8:15 – 9:15 p.m.
Tuition – $50

 

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Pom Auditions

Pom Line Auditions: August 8th – 17th, 2017

Dancers in 1st through 12th grade for 2017 – 2018 who are interested in being in a pom competition group must attend the classes listed below from August 8th – 17th. Dancers will be observed by the instructors during all of these classes.

1st/2nd Graders Schedule

Tues/Thurs  4:15 – 5:15 p.m.

Audition Fee – $60

3rd/4th Graders Schedule

Tues/Thurs 5:15 – 6:15 p.m.

Audition Fee – $60

5th/6th Graders Schedule

Tues/Thurs  6:15 – 7:15 p.m.

Audition Fee – $60

7th/8th Graders Schedule

Tues/Thurs  7:15 – 8:15 p.m.

Audition Fee – $60

9th-12th Graders Schedule

Tues/Thurs  8:15 – 9:15 p.m.

Audition Fee – $60

 

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Dancers are required to wear a leotard and tights for the audition classes.  Fitted shorts may also be worn over the leotard and tights. Hair should be pulled back away from the face.

Extra Optional Skills Classes

Extra skills classes will be offered for dancers who are auditioning for our Pom Teams . These classes are an extra opportunity to take class and are optional.

Tuition for these classes are paid for with our punch cards. Punch cards are available to purchase at our front desk. Punch cards are $10 for one class, $25 for three classes, $35 for five classes and $50 for ten classes and NEVER EXPIRE.

All classes will be located at our MAIN STUDIO. Classes will be added based on room and teacher availability. Please check back for new classes added — information regarding added classes will also be sent out via email.

Please click the link below to see class schedules and to sign up for class!

Pom Skills Classes

WDC Hip Hop Lines

Hip Hop Line Information

Our competitive hip hop dancers compete at four regional competitions in the spring. Dancers rehearse once a week to perfect their competition routine and work hard on technique, style and performance.  Regular attendance is mandatory for our competition groups.

The competitive hip hop groups will have class starting in September on Wednesday nights.  The schedule for our current schedule is listed below.  Times may vary for our 2017-2018 season.

Jr Krew (approx. ages 9 and 10)   Wednesdays 6:15 – 7:00 p.m.
Teen Krew (approx. ages 11 to 13)  Wednesdays 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Sr Krew (approx. ages 13 and up)  Wednesdays 8:00 – 9:00 p.m.

The monthly tuition payment for our current season is $88 for Jr Krew and $94 for Teen Krew and Sr Krew and includes costs for their costume and competition fees (competition shoes, make up and accessories are a separate fee).  The hip hop lines will compete at four competitions in the spring that are held locally in Minneapolis or St. Paul.

Hip Hop Auditions

Competitive Hip Hop Auditions: July 19th – August 16th, 2017
Dancers ages 9 and older who would like to audition must take the following classes from July 19th – August 16th. These classes/auditions are for dancers who are currently in a hip hop line and also those that who are not currently in a hip hop line. If you have a conflict with any or all of these dates please contact the studio.

Wednesdays
6:15 – 7:15 p.m.    Ages 9 – 10
7:15 – 8:15 p.m.    Ages 11 – 13
8:15 – 9:15 p.m.    Ages 14 and older

Audition fee/Class tuition — $75

 

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Boys Competition Line Information

Boys Comp Group Auditions
INFO WILL BE POSTED SOON!