Fall & Winter 2018/2019 Program Guide VC18_FallWinterGuide_8p5x11_Web--AUGUST28 - Page 12

Dance COMPETITIVE Competitive dance is a rewarding experience for young dancers. It encourages students to achieve their full potential and contributes to developing skills and attitudes that will benefit them throughout their lives. FULL TIME COMPANY This program is a comprehensive advanced-training curriculum that requires a high level of commitment and dedication from the dancer and family. It is designed to develop well-rounded dance artists and provides a platform for those who wish to pursue a career in dance and/or the performing arts. Dancers attend 8-14 classes per week plus additional rehearsals. All classes and rehearsals are mandatory. Dancers study a variety of disciplines including ballet, pointe, jazz, contemporary, improvisation, jumps and turns, acro, tap and hip-hop. The company travels to 3–4 competitions per season and enjoys performance opportunities outside the school. PART TIME COMPANY This program offers dancers an opportunity to train at a more advanced level and experience what it’s