MDM DANCE PROJECT: COMPANY SHOWCASE 2019 (mandatory)
Jan
19
7:00 PM19:00

MDM DANCE PROJECT: COMPANY SHOWCASE 2019 (mandatory)

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MDM Dance Project showcases some of the most extraordinary young talent from throughout the state. Lead by founder Mark McCleese, the award-winning, innovative and inspiring company has performed all over the country in dance competitions and concerts. Don't miss their exciting new dance concert!


DANCERS

Below are approximate times. Please keep the entire day free.

1:00PM | Tech Rehearsal
7:00PM | Performance

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PRIMETIME DANCE COMPETITION 2019 (mandatory)
Mar
22
to Mar 24

PRIMETIME DANCE COMPETITION 2019 (mandatory)

  • Walled Lake Northern High School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

PrimeTime Dance was launched in 2006 with the idea that every competition can have the excitement and fun of a national finals! Bringing the professional hosting and event management experience developed at Showbiz since 1988, and combining it with PrimeTime Live Finals, they have developed a unique competition that is fun for students of all levels. 

For further information, click HERE

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NEXSTAR NATIONAL TALENT COMPETITION (mandatory)
Apr
12
to Apr 14

NEXSTAR NATIONAL TALENT COMPETITION (mandatory)

NOTE FROM THE NEXSTAR WEBSITE

Founded in 2001 by Mr. Kent Helton, NexStar has grown to become one of the nation’s leaders in dance competitions.  It is our mission to provide dancers of all levels a positive, fun, safe, and family-friendly environment to showcase their hard work and talents.  The discipline, focus and artistic enlightenment of a performer creates success in all aspects of life.  Performing Arts education contributes to the development of responsible, dedicated, determined, and creative adults in society.  We delight in fostering each individuals great love of dance and performance, while inspiring self-confidence and respect of the performing arts.

Our NexStar Team is a collection of unique, kind and caring individuals who work together to produce an incredible world-class event that provides performers, teachers and families with memories that will last a lifetime.   We strive to provide high quality judges to critique, enrich and educate each performer that crosses our stage.

We appreciate that the heart of a performer is born into special individuals.  We urge every performer to strive for their personal best, as well as to support one another.  You are all stars, and you deserve to shine!

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TRIBUTE NATIONAL TALENT COMPETITION 2019 (optional)
Apr
26
to Apr 28

TRIBUTE NATIONAL TALENT COMPETITION 2019 (optional)

Tribute National Talent Competition is beginning its 7th season as it continues to provide an atmosphere that has an emphasis on family as its foundation. Teachers, Dancers & Parents leave our events feeling renewed and inspired. With an owner who has over 25 years of experience, Tribute will provide the highest quality in every aspect and share a genuine appreciation for teachers, dancers and parents as well. 

For further information, click HERE

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RECITAL DRESS REHEARSAL
Jun
6
4:30 PM16:30

RECITAL DRESS REHEARSAL

Important Notes

- Doors open at 4:30, we will start finale promptly at 5:30.
- Don't forget your costumes!
- No make up
- We will be starting with the finale dance and moving on with the dress rehearsal order that is listed on the website. NOTE - for the finale, please have your dancer wear the next costume they would wear after finale. That way we won't need to wait on any costume changes and can move right on from there.
- After your last dance is finished you are free to go home!

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TREMAINE DANCE CONVENTION 2018 (optional)
Nov
10
to Nov 11

TREMAINE DANCE CONVENTION 2018 (optional)

Tremaine Dance Conventions and Competitions conducts classes for teachers, assistant teachers, senior, teen and junior dancers from around the world. The latest in dance techniques are presented during each exciting convention.

WORKSHOP CLASSES: Dance classes in ballet, jazz, contemporary, fusion jazz, musical theatre, tap, hip hop and street are presented in a positive learning atmosphere. This is a great chance for young dancers to work with professionals and an opportunity for teachers to get the newest moves, music and business techniques.

COMPETITIONS: Dancers are given the opportunity to showcase their talents during our dance competition which is presented in a positive, fair and supportive manner.

For further information, click HERE

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RECITAL DRESS REHEARSAL
May
31
4:30 PM16:30

RECITAL DRESS REHEARSAL

Important Notes
 

- Doors open at 4:30, we will start finale promptly at 5:30.
- Don't forget your costumes!  
- No make up
- We will be starting with the finale dance and moving on with the dress rehearsal order that is listed on the website.  NOTE - for the finale, please have your dancer wear the next costume they would wear after finale.  That way we won't need to wait on any costume changes and can move right on from there.
- After your last dance is finished you are free to go home!  If you are part of the copper princess scene, we will be running everything after the last dance.  (you know who you are)
- Hair is in a part over the dancer's left eye and pulled back into a low bun (unless your teacher has instructed you to wear a low pony with the same part over the left eye)

Dress Rehearsal Show Order
 

1.  Finale - Full Studio

2. Party’s Just Begun - Hip Hop 6/7

3. Pauper’s Cotillion - Ballet I

4. Dueling Banjos - Tap II

5. Pirates - Pointe

6. Princess Diaries - Ballet 6/7

7. Bayou Waltz - Ballet III/IV

8. Girls Just Wanna Have Fun - Jazz I

9. A Little Party - Hip Hop II

10. I Gotcha - Musical Theatre III/IV

11. Better When I’m Dancing - Jazz 6/7

12. What About Us - Lyrical I

13. Bourbon Street Block Party - Hip Hop III/IV

14. Rhythm of the Night - Jazz II

15. The Shadow Club - Parents Dance

16. Happy - Tap I + Tap 6/7

17. Pack Up My Louis - Tap III/IV

18. Rise Up Lyrical II

19. Chillin’ Like a Villain - Musical Theatre II

20. Change Sequence with Copper Princess Scene

21. Mama I’m A Big Girl Now - Musical Theatre 6/7

22. Welcome to Mardi Gras - Poms

23. Big Noise - Musical Theatre II

24. Let it Rock - Hip Hop I

25. Dream - Acro III/IV

26. What I Like About You - Acro I/II

27. Teacher Dance + Work with Copper Princess Scenes (no dancers needed)

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SPIRIT WEEK!
May
21
to May 24

SPIRIT WEEK!

MONDAY
     Dress Like Your Favorite Teacher Day

TUESDAY
     Wacky Hair Day:
     Crazy hair/Make up/Outfit - YOU decide!

WEDNESDAY
     Wear an old recital costume day

THURSDAY
     Purple Day!

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RECITAL FINALE REHEARSAL
May
12
10:00 AM10:00

RECITAL FINALE REHEARSAL

All dancers will be rehearsing and learning their sections of the recital finale in class soon. We will be having a big rehearsal at the studio, so all dancers will know their lines, spacing, and travel spots. Weather permitting, we do rehearse outside so we can spread out. Make sure your dancer brings their street shoes!

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RECITAL PICTURE WEEK
Apr
30
to May 3

RECITAL PICTURE WEEK

It's picture week at the studio and we want to make sure your dancer is ready for their close up! Please remember that all dancers will be in their class photo, even if you are not planning on purchasing any photos. Your class photo time will be near your regular class time. 

Click the pic below for complete schedule!

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RECITAL 2018 TICKETS ON SALE TODAY!
Apr
30
10:00 AM10:00

RECITAL 2018 TICKETS ON SALE TODAY!

PURCHASE YOUR 2018 RECITAL TICKETS HERE!

Sale begins at 10:00am!
 

RECITAL DATES
Recital Performance I
Friday, June 1 at 6:00pm

Recital Performance II
Saturday, June 2 at 1:00pm

RECITAL LOCATION
Eisenhower High School Performing Arts Center
6500 25 Mile Road, Shelby Township, MI 48316

 CLICK THE TICKETS TO ORDER!

CLICK THE TICKETS TO ORDER!

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TRIBUTE NATIONAL TALENT COMPETITION
Apr
27
to Apr 29

TRIBUTE NATIONAL TALENT COMPETITION

  • Waterford Kettering High School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Tribute National Talent Competition is beginning its 7th season as it continues to provide an atmosphere that has an emphasis on family as its foundation. Teachers, Dancers & Parents leave our events feeling renewed and inspired. With an owner who has over 25 years of experience, Tribute will provide the highest quality in every aspect and share a genuine appreciation for teachers, dancers and parents as well. 

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PrimeTime DANCE COMPETITION
Apr
13
to Apr 15

PrimeTime DANCE COMPETITION

  • Walled Lake Northern High School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

PrimeTime Dance was launched in 2006 with the idea that every competition can have the excitement and fun of a national finals! Bringing the professional hosting and event management experience developed at Showbiz since 1988, and combining it with PrimeTime Live Finals, they have developed a unique competition that is fun for students of all levels. 

View Event →