ANNOUNCING COMPANY AUDITIONS FOR 2015-2016

You're invited to participate as a member of one of Center Stage's award-winning competition teams for the 2015-2016 season! Teams are available for boys and girls ages 4-18 and meet weekly during official company time to set and work on numbers. Technique-specific classes are also included and there are several opportunities to participate in performances and competitions each year.

 
2014 SPRING RECITAL, RIP SQUAD © VISION PHOTOGRAPHY

2014 SPRING RECITAL, RIP SQUAD © VISION PHOTOGRAPHY

HIP HOP COMPANY AUDITION

MONDAY, MAY 18th

Ages 4-6, 3:30-4:30 PM

Ages 7-12, 4:00-5:30 PM

Ages 13-18, 5:00-7:00 PM

Audition fee is $20. Please arrive 30 minutes early for registration. Wear comfortable workout clothes and athletic shoes.


2014 SPRING RECITAL, SENIOR COMPANY © VISION PHOTOGRAPHY

2014 SPRING RECITAL, SENIOR COMPANY © VISION PHOTOGRAPHY

JAZZ COMPANY AUDITION

TUESDAY, MAY 19th + WEDNESDAY, MAY 20th

Ages 4-6, Tues 3:30-5:30 PM

Ages 7-9, Tues 4:00-7:00 PM

Ages 10-12, Wed 3:30-6:00 PM

Ages 13+up, Wed 5:00-7:30 PM

Audition fee is $20. Please arrive 30 minutes early for registration. Wear fitted dance wear and bring ballet shoes. No dancing in socks.


2015 BEAUTY + THE BEAST MUSICAL PRODUCTION

2015 BEAUTY + THE BEAST MUSICAL PRODUCTION

VOCAL COMPANY AUDITION

THURSDAY, MAY 21st

Ages 5-9, 4:00-5:30 PM Sing and 5:30-6:00 PM Dance

Ages 10+up, 6:00-7:00 PM Sing, 7:00-7:30 PM Dance

Audition fee is $20. Please arrive 30 minutes early for registration. Come prepared to sing 2 contrasting songs about 1 minute long.


 
2014 Spring recital, ballroom, © Vision photography

2014 Spring recital, ballroom, © Vision photography

BALLROOM AUDITION

THURSDAY, MAY 21st

Ages 5-7, 3:30-5:00 PM

Ages 8-11, 4:30-6:30 PM

Ages 12-15, 6:00-8:00 PM

Ages 15-18, 7:30-9:30 PM

Audition fee is $20. Please arrive 30 minutes early for registration. Wear ballroom shoes and attire. If you are 15, come to the first audition and be prepared to stay for the second.


 

Results: America Onstage Competition

Congratulations to our Jazz Pee Wee, Dance Force, and Rip Squad teams who attended the America OnStage Competition on February 26-28, 2015 at Thanksgiving Point. 

Here are the results from the competition:

Results

ADVANCED TEAM OVERALL GRAND CHAMPION

Don't: Rip Squad

Director Chaz Bodily

Choreography Chaz Bodily

BEGINNING TEAM OVERALL GRAND CHAMPION

Work It: Dance Force

Director Haley Hilton

Choregraphy

TEAM RESULTS

Rip Squad

Director: Chaz Bodily

  • Don't (1st Place Advanced Team Large Open, Senior Division)
  • Who's Gonna Stop Us (1st Place Dance Advanced Team Large Hip Hop, Senior Division)

Dance Force

Director: Haley Hilton

  • All I Do Is Dream (1st Place Beginning Team Jazz, Mini Division)
  • Work It (1st Place Beginning Team Hip Hop, Mini Division)
  • Here Comes the Sun (1st Place Beginning Team Lyrical, Mini Division)

Jazz Pee Wee

Director: Alicia Murillo

  • TBA (1st Place Dance Novice Team Jazz, Mini Division)
  • TBA (1st Place Dance Novice Team Lyrical, Mini Division)

SOLO, DUO, TRIO RESULTS

  • Alexis Warr, Gravity (1st Place Advanced Queen Contemporary Solo)
  • Alexis Warr, In the Cold (1st Place Advanced Queen Solo Lyrical, 15-17 yr)
  • Anna Hendershot, Maycee Johnson (1st Place Beginning Queen Duet, 7-8 yr)
  • Braxton Hew-Len (1st Place Advanced King Contemporary Solo, 15-17 yr)
  • Dakoda Hew-Len (2nd Place Beginning Queen Solo, 7-8 yr)
  • Ella Hansen (2nd Place Beginning Queen Jazz Solo, 7-8 yr)
  • Erlyn Baker, Ellery Deshler, Taylor Noble (2nd Place Novice Queen Jazz Duet/Trio, 4-6 yr)
  • Kate Harris, Zaya McMillan, Amanda Patrick (2nd Place Beginning Queen Jazz Duet/Trio, 7-8 yr)
  • Maddie Porter (2nd Place Advanced Queen Contemporary Solo, 17+up)
  • May Tuaileva (1st Place Beginning Queen Jazz Solo, 4-6 yr)

 

Results: Jump Dance Convention

Congratulations to our Mini, Junior, Teen, Senior, Junior Ballroom A and Rip Squad company members on an awesome week at Jump in Provo on February 20-21, 2015. Some of our dancers enjoyed their "first" convention experience and it was fun to see them soaking in all the classes and opportunities!

Here are the results from the competition portion of the weekend:

Results

Best in Studio Award

Holland: Teen Company

Director Jill Johnson, Samantha Williams

Choreography Jaci Royal

Best of Jump

Best of Jump (Senior): Black Lake

Director Jill Johnson

Choreography Talia Favia

Best of Jump (Teen): Holland

Director Jill Johnson, Samantha Williams

Choreography Jaci Royal

Best of Jump (Junior): Resolution

Director Afton Wilson, Samantha Williams

Choreography Jessie James

Best of Jump (Mini): Reminder

Director Chelsea Casper

Rip Squad

Director: Chaz Bodily

  • Who Gonna Stop Us (1st Place Teen Hip Hop, 2nd Place Teen Extended Line)

Junior Ballroom A

Director: Afton Wilson

  • Because We Can (1st Place Teen Specialty-tie, 1st Place Teen Extended Line)
  • Sail (1st Place Teen Specialty-tie, 3rd Place Teen Production)

Senior Company

Director: Jill Johnson

  • Black Lake (1st Place Senior Jazz, 2nd Place Senior Group)
  • The Weight (1st Place Senior Line)

Teen Company

Directors: Jill Johnson, Samantha Williams

  • Holland (1st Place Teen Lyrical, 1st Place Teen Line)
  • Evergreen (1st Place Teen Contemporary, 2nd Place Teen Line)
  • Echorus (1st Place Teen Ballet)
  • Schubert Impromptu, Jamie Bacon (2nd Place Junior Solo)

Junior Company

Directors: Afton Wilson, Samantha Williams

  • Resolution (1st Place Junior Lyrical, 2nd Place Junior Group)
  • We Watched The Clouds Form Shapes (3rd Place Junior Group)
  • Beat Down (1st Place Junior Hip Hop, 3rd Place Junior Line)
  • You Make Me Happy (1st Place Junior Musical Theater)

Mini Company

Director: Chelsea Casper

  • Serenade Romanize (1st Place Mini Ballet)
  • Not About Angels (1st Place Mini Lyrical, 1st Place Mini Line-tie)
  • Reminder (1st Place Mini Line-tie)
  • DJ Ease My Mind (2nd Place Mini Line)
  • Open Your Eyes (3rd Place Mini Group)
  • Boogie Shoes (1st Place Mini Tap, 3rd Place Mini Extended Line)
  • Hanging By A Thread, Zoe Ridge (2nd Place High Score Solo)

Scholarships

  • Mini Female Jump VIP Winner: Brightyn Brems, Zoe Ridge
  • Mini Female Jump VIP Runner-Up: Bryten Belka, Brecklyn Jensen, Makeila Lawrence, Adrianna McCarter, Gianna Wittwer
  • Junior Female Jump VIP Runner-Up: Abby Dayton
  • Teen Female Jump VIP Winner: Jamie Bacon, Stephanie Sosa
  • Teen Female Jump VIP Runner-Up: Jensyn Black, Holly Boots, Hannah Henderson, Kenedy Kallas, Mindy Platt, Rozlyn Reese
  • Teen Male Jump VIP Winner: Ezra Sosa
  • Teen Male Jump VIP Runner-Up: Braxton Hew-Len, Jacob Murillo, Andres Penate
  • Senior Female Jump VIP Winner: Lisa Lindsay
  • Senior Female Jump VIP Runner-Up: Candice Parry, Mikayla Scoresby, Isabel Velazquez
  • Senior Male Jump VIP Winner: Jeremy Platt
  • Senior Male JUMP VIP Runner-Up: Jared Cary, Vince Castillo, Tristen Sosa
  • Tap Scholarships: Brynn Belka, McKenzie Brotherson, Kayden Dayton, Gabrielle McCarter, Kennedy Miller, Rachael Miller
  • Jazz, Contemporary, Lyrical Scholarships: Makai Black, Dylan Cary, Kaitlyn Harber, Ava Spencer
  • Hip Hop Scholarships: Lauren Grundmann, Jaidyn Harrington, Kate Spencer
  • Musical Theater Scholarships: Julia Dall, Mikey Gardner