2018–2019 Team Requirements

This page outlines requirements for all of our Performance Teams. Customized schedules may be available to ensure each dancer's individual needs are addressed. Please contact our director, Beth Wheeler, with any questions you may have regarding placement. Pathways conferences are encouraged so we may help you select the programming that best suits your dancer's goals!

TEAM WEEKLY HOURS WEEKLY CLASSES  CONVENTIONS, COMPETITIONS, EXAMS
UPGRADE

SPARKLE SQUAD

  • 1/2 hours of in-house technique classes per week.
  • Occasional posted pre-event rehearsals
  • Select ANY Primary Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, &/or Acro Class
  • Not Applicable
  • Add any Primary Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, &/or Acro Class

MINI 1

  • 1.5 hours of in-house technique classes per week.
  • 1/2 hour corresponding team rehearsal
  • Occasional posted pre- production rehearsals
  • Mini Cecchetti Ballet GI
  • Select EITHER Mini Jazz OR Mini Tap 
  • Corresponding Team Rehearsal (Jazz OR Tap)
  • Fall Convention (Optional = separate fee)
  • 2 Spring Competitions
  • In-House Cecchetti Exam = Spring 2019

 

  • Mini Acro strongly suggested yet assuredly optional.
MINI 2
  • 2 hours of in-house technique classes per week.
  • 1 hour corresponding team rehearsals
  • Occasional posted pre- production rehearsals
  • Mini Cecchetti Ballet GI
  • Mini Jazz
  • Mini Tap 
  • Corresponding Team Rehearsals (Jazz AND Tap)
  • Fall Convention (Optional = separate fee)
  • 2 Spring Competitions
  • In-House Cecchetti Exam = Spring 2019
  • Mini Acro strongly suggested yet assuredly optional.

JUNIOR 1

  • 2 hours of in-house technique classes per week.
  • 1/2 hour corresponding team rehearsal
  • Occasional posted pre- production rehearsals
  • Junior Cecchetti Ballet GI
  • Select EITHER JR Jazz OR JR Tap 
  • Corresponding Team Rehearsal (Jazz OR Tap)
  • Fall Convention
  • 2 Spring Competitions
  • In-House Cecchetti Exam = Spring 2019
  • Add JR Ballet Lab
  • Add Acro 1
JUNIOR 2
  • 3 hours of in-house technique classes per week.
  • 1 hour corresponding team rehearsals
  • Occasional posted pre- production rehearsals
  • Junior Cecchetti Ballet GI
  • JR Jazz
  • JR Tap 
  • Corresponding Team Rehearsals (Jazz AND Tap)
  • Fall Convention
  • 2 Spring Competitions
  • In-House Cecchetti Exam = Spring 2019
  • Add JR Ballet Lab
  • Add Acro 1

TWEEN/SENIOR 1

  • 2.25 hours of in-house technique classes per week.
  • 1/2 hour corresponding team rehearsal
  • Occasional posted pre- production rehearsals
  • Teen Cecchetti Ballet GI/II
  • Select EITHER Teen Jazz OR Teen Tap 
  • Corresponding Team Rehearsal (Jazz OR Tap)
  • Fall Convention
  • 2 Spring Competitions
  • In-House Cecchetti Exam = Spring 2019
  • Add Teen Ballet Lab
  • Add Acro 2
  • Add Pointe/Pre-Pointe

TWEEN/SENIOR 2

  • 3.25 hours of in-house technique classes per week.
  • 1 hour corresponding team rehearsals
  • Occasional posted pre- production rehearsals
  • Teen Cecchetti Ballet GI/II
  • Teen Jazz
  • Teen Tap 
  • Corresponding Team Rehearsals (Jazz AND Tap)
  • Fall Convention
  • 2 Spring Competitions
  • In-House Cecchetti Exam = Spring 2019
  • Add Teen Ballet Lab
  • Add Acro 2
  • Add Pointe/Pre-Pointe

Posted Rehearsals

Sparkle Squad members are invited to attend infrequent Pre-Production rehearsals.

Dream Teamers are required to attend infrequent Friday and/or Sunday Rehearsals. All rehearsals are posted months in advance if not at the opening of our season.