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CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Performing Company CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Studio History
   
   
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Performing Company  

CenterStage Dance Company is a select group of dancers from CenterStage Dance who represent the studio to the public. The company’s main focus is to strengthen dancers who want to take their ability to another level through performing and competition.

CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies They will learn to work as a team, develop lasting relationships with their peers, and give back to the community.

CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Members spend the year rehearsing, performing, competing and attending professional dance events. Being a member of CenterStage Performing Company is a wonderful experience and honor.

CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Dancers develop lifelong friendships and share lifetime experiences.

CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies This is for dedicated CenterStage dancers who love to perform and want to improve their skills!

 
 
 
Click here to download the 2016 tryout forms
 
 
 

Invitations to participate in our Performing Company are based on the following:

CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Previous dance training at CenterStage Dance (minimum of one year)
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Age Requirement: 5 years and older
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Will be required to take Dance Technique (1.5 hours/week- Tap/Ballet/Jazz) and additional 1 hour/week throughout the year
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Must attend the Summer Performing Company Class (vacations are excused)
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Good attendance and behavior throughout the year

   
Tuition (Payment Due) Fee
Company warm-up and bag (May) - required for first year members $105.00
Practice attire (May 1st) $60.00
Summer Performing Company Class (June 1st) $150.00
Weekly company class and additional practices (August & January) $300.00/
semester
Regular monthly tuition for 1.5-hour class of Tap/Ballet/Jazz $85.00
Costumes (Half in September & November)
* All members will have a minimum of 3 costumes
$65.00/
costume
Competition Entrance Fees (Half in October & January)
*2 Competitions, 2 dances per competition
$55.00-
$105.00
Convention Fee (November)
*Price determined by age and event attending
$150.00-
$215.00
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Performing Company
 
 
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Non Compete Clause:
Performing Company is for dancers who are dedicated to CenterStage Dance only. This is to ensure loyalty and dedication as well as no conflict of interest to the company when it comes to class times and performance opportunities. If you have any questions regarding this rule please contact the director.
 
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Dance Year:
In order to keep the choreography well-rehearsed and be ready for performances the company will have a private technique class once a week that is required. This class will also ensure all company members keep up with their technique as dancers!
 
Practice Attire: A set practice attire will be required to be worn each week to company class. This ensures uniforming in routines. Failure to wear proper attire will result in an absence for the day. Additional tops and dance pants/shorts may be purchased.
 
Recital: Competition dances are for competition. They may or may not be performed in the Recital. Selection of which dances are performed in recital is up to the director.
 

Performance Opportunities: Listed are just a few of the performance opportunities that the CenterStage Performing Company has the privilege of dancing for annually!

  • Stuttgart Arts Festival: This event shows local artwork and talent from Stuttgart and the surrounding areas. Contributions went to the Stuttgart Museum.
  • Stuttgart Christmas Parade: The Chamber of Commerce hosts the annual Stuttgart Christmas parade. The company members showed their Christmas spirit on a “Candy Land” Float in 2007 and a “Christmas Under the Sea” in 2008. They won “Most Creative” both years! Performing Company hosts the pre-parade show on the Downtown Stage.
 
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Dance Competition and Convention Classes:
Company members will compete in 2 competitions and 1 dance convention. Company dancers will be selected for the routines in which they compete. All company dancers will participate in a minimum of 3 routines, Additional routines such as solos, duos and trios will be selected by the direrctor. Additonal routines will be optional to the dancers selected and all financial and time obligations will be clearly defined prior to the commitment for the additional dance.
 
CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Summer Time:
CenterStage Staff works very hard over the summer months planning and organizing next year's events and performances. The company is required to attend a weekly technique/choreography class just for the performing company members. Summer Technique Class will allow dancers to improve on skills. We understand that vacations are taken, however we encourage all company dancers to attend as many weeks as possible!
 

CenterStage Dance, Cheer, Stuttgart, Arkansas, Tuition, Policies Additional Performance Opportunities:

  • 2008 - the Performing Company danced in Branson, Missouri for the Rankin Brothers Show and opened for the Dixie Stampede.
  • November 2009 - Performing Company danced at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida
  • August 2010 - Performing Company will dance in New York City at the Statue of Liberty
  • January 2012 - Performing company entertained at a Memphis Grizzlies Basketball Game
  • July 2012 - Company Dancers attended a 3 day national dance convention in Dallas, Texas where they received over 20 hours of intense classes from several choreographers!
 
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