Irene Rubinsky, YT Program Manager
Youth Company is a specialized training and performance program for dancers ages 7-10. It is a higher level of commitment and study hours with required training in three courses and one one-hour company class per week. Train more and receive a discount for each additional course enrolled. Dancers choose the courses they want to study, ballet is encouraged, from our 2019-2020 schedule.
EDGEPAC is known for its professional training. Our amazing teachers and multi-style approach give dancers the experience and strength they need to take their dance to the next level.
Company class includes rehearsals for the yearly production numbers. Its one-on-one setting with some of EDGEPAC’s best teachers emphasize performance and expression.
Perform in our In-Studio Showcase:
Winter Showcase: Sunday, December 8, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
Finale Showcase: Saturday, June 6, 2020, 6:30 p.m.
4-hours per week. Additional hours for performance times.
Acceptance by application and an audition.
Take three 1-hour classes per week. Additional classes available.
Attend one 1-hour Company class per week.
Perform with the company in the December and June In-Studio Showcases.
We do not attend conventions or competitions.
YOUTH COMPANY AUDITION
Fall: Saturday, August 10, 2019
Winter/Spring: Saturday, January 11, 2020
1. Submit application August 8, 2019 and/or January 9, 2020 by 5PM.
2. Check-in at registration on the day of the audition.
3. Warm-up and stretch on your own prior to starting the audition.
4. Learn and perform across-the-floor exercises and a short combination.
Audition Dress Code:
Jazz (may include other styles): Fitted clothing only. Jazz shoe or similar.
REQUIREMENTS AND POLICIES
School Year Class Enrollment and Attendance Requirement
1. Must be enrolled in a minimum of 3 classes per week (Ballet encouraged).
2. Must attend weekly Company class.
3. Company members are required to attend a minimum of 70% of all enrolled classes and company classes to be in “Good Standing”. Company member whose attendance is below 70% may be suspended, terminated or placed on probation, as determined by the Directors.
1. Company members are required to re-audition for Youth Company.
Mandatory Company Rehearsals and Performance Dates
The company performs at each In-Studio Showcase and other nearby community performances.
1. Company members must be in “Good Standing”. Company member whose attendance is below 70% may be suspended, terminated or placed on probation, as determined by the Directors.
2. Company members are required to be in attendance when new choreography is being taught. Absent members may forfeit their opportunity to participate in the production in part or whole.
3. Company member is required to participate in the In-Studio Showcases. Members are required to attend ALL rehearsals during the 2-week period prior to any performance. This includes regular, staging and technical rehearsals.
4. Winter showcase: Sunday, December 8, 2019. Show 3:30P. Call time: TBA
5. Spring showcase: Saturday, June 6, 2020. Show 6:30P. Call time: TBA
6. Company member to the best of their abilities will participate in community performances that may occur from time to time.
1. $75 one-time costume fee.
2. Company costumes must be cared for and returned as directed. Failure to return costumes may result in a replacement fee.
Fees and Payments
There are 9 scheduled payments due from September through June for class and company fees, excluding costumes.
Annual Individual registration Fee: $40
Annual Family registration Fee (2 or more dancers): $40 first dancer, $15 per additional dancer
10% Tuition Discount for yearly tuition paid in full at the start of the school year.
Drop-in class: $18
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