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Competitive Dance Information

Our program has full & intro team, all dancers are placed there are no cuts.  
Our programs are for dedicated dancers that want to learn, have fun and take their training to the competition stage.
Our team travels regionally & full team travels out of state for a national event.
There are additional costs for workshops, competition fees, attire, costumes and travel.

 

Full season Team for  2019-2020 : 

  • Mini ages 5 – 7: Jazz, Tap, Jazz Acro & Hip Hop.
  • Ages 8+ Jazz, Tap, Jazz Acro,  Hip Hop, Lyrical,  Musical Theater & Contemporary
  • Team Production number required for ALL full season team members!
  • Full Team Requirements: Ballet Technique, Strength, Conditioning & Flexibility and Leaps, Turns & Jumps classes.
  • All team tap dancers must take tap technique.
  • Three/four regional competitions, workshops & nationals in summer tentative.

Intro Team 2019-2020 :  for team dancers that want to compete on a smaller commitment scale!

  • Mini Ages 5 – 7  Jazz, Tap, Jazz Acro & Hip Hop.
  • Ages 8+ Jazz, Tap, Jazz Acro, Hip Hop, Musical Theater & Contemporary.
  • Dancers in this program will spend approximately 2 to 4 hours a week in studio which may require a two day commitment.
  • Intro Team Requirements:  Strength, conditioning & flexibility also Ballet/Technique class weekly (varies by age) with select style classes per evaluation by KIO! Instructor.
  • All team tap dancers must take tap technique.
  • Two regional competitions per season. Workshops highly recommended.

NEW FOR 2019 – 2020:

  • Ballet technique will be work toward Cecchetti exams. Additional ballet will be offered for dancers that want to progress faster and or to complete exams quicker.  Taking exams is encouraged.
  • A recital piece class for competitive team members will be available; this class will also serve technique toward exams.
  • One large group must be accepted before acceptance of small group if small groups apply.
  • Dancers will be required to select two groups before being recommended for a solo, duo, trio or small group. Must be in the style of dance of the group.
  • Solo, duo and trio evaluating dancers will present a 4-6 eight count piece to instructors evaluating along with a short interview.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019-2020 Competitive Team Evaluation Information & Schedule

Friday June 21st   4:30 PM  –  8:45 PM  AND  Saturday June 22nd   10:15 AM – 3:45 PM

  • Please arrive 15 minutes early to complete registration forms. Cash or check only for registration.
  • Dancers must attend Ballet evaluation on Friday 6/21 & Skill evaluation on Saturday 6/22.
  • Please email kickitout@att.net for a solo, duo or trio time slot evaluation.

Dancers that are unable to attend and wish to evaluate for our team, please contact us to setup a private evaluation  kickitout@att.net  or attend the late evaluation on September 7th.

AGE GROUPS

  • Mini 5-7 ·Junior 8-11 ·Pre-Teen 12-14 ·Teen 15-17

LEVELS

  • Mini = 5 – 7 years old with 1-2 years experience
  • I = Junior, PT & Teen 1-3 years experience or by recommendation
  • II = Junior, PT & Teen 4+ years experience or by recommendation

 

Friday June 21st

Dancers must attend Ballet evaluation on Friday 6/21 and skill evaluation on Saturday 6/22.

Studio 1 – Full Team & Intro Team Ages 8+

6:30 PM  Jazz Level I  &  Intro Team Jazz

7:15 PM  Musical Theater Level I  & Intro Team Musical Theater

8:00 PM  Hip Hop Level I  & Intro Team Hip Hop

 

Studio 3 – Full Team

4:30 PM Solo, duo & trio evaluations:  Please email kickitout@att.net for time slot.  Full & Intro Team

5:30 PM  Ballet Evaluation   Full Team Level I , II & Intro Team

6:30 PM  Jazz Level II

7:15 PM  Musical Theater Level II

8:00 PM  Hip Hop Level II

 

 Saturday June 22nd

Dancers must attend skill evaluation on 6/22.

Studio 1 

10:15 AM – 11:45 AM Solo, duo & trio evaluations:  Please email kickitout@att.net for time slot.

 

Studio 1  Full Team & Intro Team Ages 8+

12:15 PM   Tap Level I  & Intro Team Tap

1:00 PM     Skill evaluation

1:30 PM     Jazz Acro Level I & Intro Team Jazz Acro

2:15 PM     Contemporary Level I  &  Intro Team Contemporary

3:00 PM    Lyrical Level I

 

Studio 2 Full & Intro Team  Minis Ages 5-7

12:15 PM   Tap

1:00 PM    Skill Evaluation

1:30 PM    Jazz & Jazz Acro

2:15 PM    Hip Hop

 

Studio 3 – Full Team
12:15 PM  Tap Level II

1:00 PM    Skill Evaluation

1:30 PM    Jazz Acro Level II

2:15 PM    Contemporary Level II

3:00 PM   Lyrical Level II

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our team focus at KIO!:

  1. Working with, respecting team mates, director and instructors are important for success.
  2. Hard work and dedication are necessary for a well rounded team mate.
  3. Performing in front of an audience can be fun and help with building confidence.
  4. Gracefully receiving feedback is necessary and using that feedback for improvement is important.
  5. Appreciation for dance as an art and understanding the competition experience is about growing as a dancer through skill and maturity.
  6. Displaying sportsmanlike conduct at all times.
  7. The art of dance translates into valuable skills and friendships that will last a lifetime!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Competition Schedule 2020:  Coming Soon!

Kick It Out Showcase 2019!

Check out our Soloists 2019!