Beyond Dance Company
BDC is a dance company for the experienced dancer ages 6 and up. Our mission is to create an elite group of dancers that value not only community involvement through performance and volunteer work, but also through expanding their knowledge and appreciation of the arts. We want to open these dancers to the world of dance outside our studio doors and let them experience classes with master teachers as well as a chance to compete with their team.
BDC Audition Requirements:
• Must be 6 years of age or older as of Jan. 2023
Ages 4-6 can register for Pre-Competition class to prepare for company auditions.
• $25 Audition Fee & BDC Application due at the time of registration.
• Audition Date: Friday, August 5 and Saturday, August 6.
• Registration closes on July 31, 2022.
• Once all registrations are in you will receive an email with your dancer’s audition time.
• 2022-2023 BDC Company Members will be announced within 24 hours.
• All company members will have a company meeting prior to the first rehearsal.
Expectations of our Company Members:
• BDC will have the opportunity to attend dance conventions throughout the year. Some of the conventions will have competition opportunities for solos, duets, trios and small groups.
• BDC Company members will attend 3 dance competitions as a team. We will also have optional competition options for solos, duets, trios etc.
• Company classes are held on Tuesdays. Rehearsals will be on Thursdays, with a possibility of occasional Saturday rehearsals if needed.
• BDC company members must notify the director/instructor of any absences for company rehearsals by email, phone or text. Absences need to be kept to a minimum.
Solo, Duet and Trio Requirements (OPTIONAL):
• All solos, duets and trios must be approved by the director. • $50 per hour while learning choreography (Minimum of 3 hours) • $40 per hour for cleaning • Must schedule TWO half hour or more rehearsal sessions per month
Uniform & Required BDC Attire:
• BDC Backpack - $100 • BDC Jacket - $100 • Rehearsal attire: All black. Proper dance attire. No Running Shorts! • Leotard, Hot Shorts, Leggings • Hair pulled back
BDC Company Fees and Tuition :
• Company members - $60 BDC Tuition per month (per BDC class) + One $60 monthly fee for rehearsals • Costume Fees - $75 per routine • Competition Fees - $50 - $60 per routine depending on competition ** All Competition Fees are per dancer and per routine. ** ** ALL COMPETITIONS ARE TENTATIVE AT THIS TIME ** Please keep in mind any overnight hotel costs.
We will have fund raisers to help with uniform, fees, ets.
We look forward to seeing you at auditions. We will learn so much and have tons of fun!
Infinity Dance Staff