Extreme team: Character dance photo

Extreme Team (Competition Team)

Extreme Team is for intermediate and advanced dancers ages 5-18 years that would like to push their dancing to the next level. Extreme Team requires positivity, good sportsmanship, and commitment from each team member. Extreme Team will be divided into multiple teams based on age, ability level, work ethic and performance quality of the dancers. 

Summer 2017

Extreme Team dancers are required to take 3 hours of Summer Dance classes on either Tuesday OR Thursday mornings.  Dancers are required to make it to at least 4 of the six weeks of summer dance.  If a dancer has to miss more than 2  weeks of summer dance, she will be placed on a plan to catch up with the rest of her team with additional dance hours required.  Exact Summer Dance schedules and times will be administered in your placement letter.  Please register for summer dance immediately following receiving your placement letter.

Extreme Team Dancers will have the opportunity to perform in multiple parades throughout the summer.

Summer tuition: $150.00/six week session (18 hours of dance)

Additional classes may be added for a fee (see summer dance tuition breakdown).

2017-2018 Academic Session (Sept-June)

Extreme Team dancers are required to dance 5 hours a week. Your required fall class schedule will be administered to you in the summer.  Extreme Team dancers will come for 2-3 hours on either Monday or Tuesday, and 2-3 hours on Thursday (totaling 5 hours a week). You will take three hours of Competition Choreography, and two additional hours that will be designed specifically to fit the needs of your group. Extreme Team dancers are required to wear a black leotard or fitted black tank top and spandex shorts to all of their classes.  Appropriate Jazz and/or Ballet shoes must always be worn in classes. Their hair should always be pulled back in a tight bun.

There are 5 different Extreme Teams based off of age, ability level, performance quality, and work ethic.  Dancers will learn and compete a Jazz, Hip Hop, and Lyrical routine with their team. One of these routines will be performed to different music as a Christmas Routine. They will also have the opportunity to dance in the Spring Recital Opening and Finale numbers. Performing opportunities includes: multiple Christmas performances (Nov. & Dec.), three dance competitions (March-May), multiple other spring performance opportunities, Energy Dance Company Spring Recital (June).al in June.

Extreme Team Dancers will have the opportunity to participate in an additional competition Character Routine which will practice on Wednesday evenings.  This additional routine is open to any competition team dancer. We will also offer additional classes designed specifically for our team dancers such as Strength & Flexibility, Turns and Leaps, Pointe, Performance Ballet, and Tumbling. These additional classes are each $15 a month with additional costume fees (+competition fees for Character Routine).

Extreme Team dancers will have team building parties once a month throughout the year, along with a formal team banquet held after the recital in June. There will also be additional practices scheduled during performance months.

Total Cost: $170/month