Teamwork, friends, performance and fun! It all comes together on CS's award-winning competition teams. Auditions begin Monday, May 21...Read More
Good luck to our jazz, ballroom, and hip hop companies from Mini, Junior, Teen, Senior, Junior Ballroom, Showcase Ballroom, and Rip Squad competing at the NUVO Dance Convention in Salt Lake City this weekend!
There are two ways you can watch the competition LIVE on Saturday, May 9:
1. Join us IN PERSON at the Salt Palace in Salt Lake City. We'll be competing in Hall 2 (northwest end of the Salt Palace) beginning at 8:00am. Admission is FREE!
2. Watch the competition streaming live ONLINE on NUVO Dance Convention's Facebook page.
Check out the Competition Schedule so you know when to tune in and what numbers to watch for.
Good luck dancers! We can't wait to see you SHINE!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A fabulous day was spent at Thanksgiving Point on Saturday, February 7 watching the thrill and pageantry of the 19th annual Utah DanceSport Championships. Teams and couples from Center Stage Performing Arts Studio (and Strictly Ballroom) participated in the event.
A special thanks to our staff who worked tirelessly to coordinate the details and the judges: Alayna Wadsworth, Andrea Tatton, Cheyenne Murillo, Lela Weinert, Paul Winkelman, Sasha Altukov, and Tara Boyd.
All photos taken by Vision Photography. Photos can be ordered by visiting this link or picking up an order form at the front desk at Center Stage.
To download the official scoresheets and a complete listing of all results, go to www.utahdancesport.com
Preteen Black, Latin Formation, 1st Place
Preteen Gold, Latin Formation, 1st Place
Junior A, Latin Formation, 1st Place; Showcase, 1st Place
Junior B, Latin Formation, 2nd Place
- Chet Baker, Sophie Ivaheta. Pee-Wee, Cha Cha. 1st Place
- Clark Baker, Kennedy Miller. Pre-Teen Open, Pre-Champ Latin, 2nd Place
- Jarier Ortega, Rebekah Smith. Junior 1, Latin, 2nd Place
- Carter Williams, Anika Baker. Junior 1, Latin, 1st Place
- Braxton Hew-Len, Hannah Henderson. Junior 2, Pre-Champ Latin, 1st Place
- Andres Penate, Brinnli Johnson. Junior 2, Pre-Champ Latin, 2nd Place
- Jarier Ortega, Rebekah Smith. Junior 2, Pre-Champ Latin, 3rd Plac
- Stefan Arriscorreta, Rozlyn Reese. Junior 2, American Smooth, 3rd Place
- Carter Williams, Anika Baker. Junior 2, Latin. 1st Place
- Ezra Sosa, Alexis Warr. Junior 2, Latin. 2nd Place
- Braxton Hew-Len, Hannah Henderson. Junior 2, Latin. 3rd Place
- Stefan Arriscorreta, Rozlyn Reese. Youth Pre-Champ, Smooth, 4th Place
- Jacob Murillo, Sydney Tormey. Youth, Latin. 1st Place
- Filip Sagovac, Cassidy Forsyth. Youth, Latin. 2nd Place
- Dylan Cary, Stephanie Sosa. Adult, Pre-Champ Latin, 1st Place
- ared Cary, McKenzie Brotherson. Adult, Pre-Champ Latin, 4th Place
- Filip Sagovac, Cassidy Forsyth. Adult Amateur, Latin. 1st Place
- Dylan Cary, Stephanie Sosa. Adult Amateur, Latin. 3rd Place
- Tristen Sosa, Estelle Carson. Adult Amateur, Latin, 4th Place