2016 HOT FALL
CONVENTIONS
Established Master Artists!
Fresh Choreography!
Early Discount!
Low Prices!

FEBRUARY 12-13-14, 2016
Convention, AZ

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SEPTEMBER 25, 2016
Convention, MA

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OCTOBER 9, 2016
Convention, AZ

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JANUARY 14, 2017
Convention, FL

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JANUARY 21, 2017
Convention, FL

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September, 2016 WorkshopBoston/Taunton

Convention Location:
Holiday Inn Taunton
700 Myles Standish Blvd.
Taunton, MA 02780
Phone: 508-823-0430
Registration Deadline:
Sept 27, 2015 – 10% Off Early Deadline
Oct 18, 2015 – Final Deadline
Hard Copy Convention Form

Sun. October 9, 2016 WorkshopPhoenix, Arizona

Convention Location:
Phoenix Convention Center
100 N. Third St.
Phoenix AZ 85004
Registration Deadline:
Oct. 8 2015 – 10% Off Early Deadline
Oct. 31 2015 – Final Deadline
Hard Copy Convention Form

Sun. October 16, 2016 WorkshopBoston/Taunton

Convention Location:
Holiday Inn Taunton
700 Myles Standish Blvd.
Taunton, MA 02780
Phone: 508-823-0430
Registration Deadline:
Oct. 10 2015 – 10% Off Early Deadline
Oct 30, 2015 – Final Deadline
View Details Here
Online Entry form

Sat. January 16, 2016Lakeland Center, FL

Location: Youkey Theatre at the Lakeland Center  Florida
Address: 
Hotel:
Hampton Inn & Suites
State Highway 56 & I-75
2740 Cypress Ridge Boulevard
Wesley Chapel, FL 33544
Phone: 813-973-2288
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
2:00 AWARDS
3:00 Solo Talent
(solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page

Sun. January 17, 2016Tampa, FL

Location: Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel
Address: 30651 Wells Rd., Wesley Chapel, FL, 33544
Hotel:
Hampton Inn & Suites
State Highway 56 & I-75
2740 Cypress Ridge Boulevard
Wesley Chapel, FL 33544
Phone: 813-973-2288
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
Click Here for the Competition Schedule
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
2:00 AWARDS
3:00 Solo Talent
(solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page

Sat. January 23, 2016 WorkshopFt. Lauderdale, FL

Convention Location:
Bailey Hall at Broward College
3501 Davie Road
Davie, FL 33314
Registration Deadline:
4 Master Classes
$50. discount for dancers attending next day competition at Signature Grand
Hard Copy Convention Form

Sun. January 24, 2016Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Location: Davie Signature Grand Address: 6900 State Road 84 Davie, FL 33317
Click here for directions
Information: This lovely venue will offer a concession stand, coffee/pastries & lunch. No outside food allowed in. Visit www.thesignaturegrand.com
NOTE: This is a Ticketed event, purchased at the Door - Admission $10.
Performers, Choreographers, Teachers, Studio Owners in the show - do not need to purchase ticket.



TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
1:00 Solos

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page

Sun. February 7, 2016 Phoenix, AZ

Location: Sheraton Crescent Hotel
2620 W. Dunlap Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85021
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
8:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:15 Floor open for practice
9:00 – 11:30 am Solos
11:30 Groups come early for optimal costume changing time.
1:00pm Master Class Contemporary: Taylor
2:00 Master Class Hip Hop: Addison
3:00 AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


NOTE: This is a Ticketed event, purchased at the Door - Admission $10.
Performers, Choreographers, Teachers, Studio Owners in the show - do not need to purchase ticket.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page

Sat. February 13, 2016 Mesa, AZ

This is a 1 Day Only Dance Competition. You May Choose to perform all your entries on Saturday or Sunday.Location: Mesa Skyline High School
Address: 845 South Crismon Road Mesa, Arizona 85208 HOST HOTEL
Country Inn & Suites
6650 E. Superstition Springs Blvd.
| Mesa | Arizona 85206
(480) 641-8000 or (800) 830-5222
Promo code to book online is STEPUP
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
2:00 AWARDS
3:00 Solo Talent
(solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page

Sun. February 14, 2016 Mesa, AZ

This is a 1 Day Only Dance Competition. You May Choose to perform all your entries on Saturday or Sunday.Location: Mesa Skyline High School
Address: 845 South Crismon Road Mesa, Arizona 85208 HOST HOTEL
Country Inn & Suites
6650 E. Superstition Springs Blvd.
| Mesa | Arizona 85206
(480) 641-8000 or (800) 830-5222
Promo code to book online is STEPUP
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
2:00 AWARDS
3:00 Solo Talent
(solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page

Sat Feb 27, 2016 Syracuse,NY

Location: ONCenter!
Address: 515 Montgomery St. Syracuse, NY 13202 HOST HOTEL
Crowne Plaza Downtown
701 E Genesee St
Syracuse, NY 13210
(315) 479-7000

Additional Hotel
Jefferson Clinton Hotel
416 South Clinton Street
Syracuse, New York 13202
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY, FEB 27
11am MASTER CLASS WORKSHOP , All ages, levels
1:00 competition …Solos first, then Groups
7pm tentative Awards
Teacher, Choreographer Recognition
Studio Owner Awards
Adjudication for all acts
High Overalls
Scholarship Awards to Nationals.
Join us in Atlantic City, New England or Phoenix !

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later than January 26

Sat & Sun. Feb 27-28, 2016Long Island, NY

Location: UPSKY Long Island Hotel (formerly Sheraton)
Address: 110 Vanderbilt Motor Parkway, Smithtown, NY 11788
Hotel: Upsky Hotel
Long Island
www.upskylongisland.com
(631) 231-1100

Additional Hotel:
Clarion Hotel and Conference Center
3845 Veterans Memorial Highway
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
NOTE: This is a Ticketed event, purchased at the Door - Admission $10.
Ticket is good for Both Days.
Performers, Choreographers, Teachers, Studio Owners in the show - do not need to purchase ticket.


TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY
11:00am Solo Talent , age divisions youngest thru oldest
4:00pm Duo/Trios
7:00pm Solo Awards

SUNDAY
7:00am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00 – costume change routines
8:30 All Groups , Lines, Productions
1pm AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later January 27

Sat. & Sun. March 5-6, 2016 Southbury, CT

Location: Southbury Crowne Plaza Hotel
Address: 1284 Strongtown Road, Southbury, CT 06488 
Information:  Crowne Plaza Hotel
Cutoff date for reservations is February 3

Crowne Plaza Southbury
1284 Strongtown Road
Southbury ,Ct 06488
(203) 598-7600 Hotel direct

Rate for Overnight Rooms (Single or Double) is Rate $102.
Very Last Date to get discount is Feb. 1

888-233-9527 central reservations for overnight rooms
overnight rooms on line : https://resweb.passkey.com/go/stepup2016

NOTE: This is a Ticketed event, purchased at the Door - Admission $10.
Ticket is good for Both Days.
Performers, Choreographers, Teachers, Studio Owners in the show - do not need to purchase ticket.



TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY
12:30pm Turn in CD’s
1:00pm Solo Talent , age divisions youngest thru oldest
7:00 Solo Awards (duo/trio) awards held on Sunday with Groups.

SUNDAY
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
10:30 Groups
Lunch break
2:00 Lines/Classes/ Productions
3:30 AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later February 5

Sun. Mar 6, 2016 Queens, NY

Location: Christ the King High School
Address: 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue Middle Village /Queens, NY 11379
Hotel: Hampton Inn-LaGuardia Airport
102-40 Ditmars Blvd.
East Elmhurst , NY 11369
718-672-6600

La Quinta Hotel
37-18 Queens Blvd,
Long Island City ,NY-11101
718-729-8775

Holiday Inn Express Maspeth
5940 55th Rd,Maspeth, NY 11378
718 416 2500
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
7:45 Duo/Trios
8:30am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
3:00 AWARDS
4:15 Solo Talent
9:00pm (solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later February 6

Sat & Sun. March 12/13, 2016 Taunton, MA

Location: Holiday Inn Taunton
Address: Holiday Inn - 700 Myles Standish Blvd. Taunton, MA 02780
Phone: 508-823-0430
1-866-580-6282
When booking online, secure your discount rate with code S2D
Information: www.hitaunton.com If you would like to stay overnight, be sure to call early to reserve your hotel room under the Step Up 2 Dance block for best discount and lowest rate. These rooms sell out months fast.
Overflow Hotel: Hampton Inn Franklin / Milford
735 Union Street
Franklin, MA 02038
P - 508-520-2999
P - 508-823-0430
1-866-580-6282
NOTE: This is a Ticketed event, purchased at the Door - Admission $10.
Ticket is good for Both Days.
Performers, Choreographers, Teachers, Studio Owners in the show - do not need to purchase ticket.



TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY
1:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
2:00 Solo Talent , age divisions youngest thru oldest
7:00pm Solo Awards

TURN CLOCKS AHEAD. YOU LOSE 1 HOUR OF SLEEP.

SUNDAY
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
10:00am Groups
12:00 Lines/Classes/ Productions
5:00 AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 12

Sat & Sun. March 19-20, 2016 Providence, RI

Location: North Kingstown High School
Address: 150 Fairway Dr, North Kingstown, RI 02852
Hotel:
Hampton Inn South Kingstown
20 Hotel Drive
Wakefield, Rhode Island 02879

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY
No outside food allowed in this school.
School consession stand in café will be open all weekend.
Coolers are to remain in car!
9:00am doors open, turn in CD’s in numerical order 1 – thru ..
every act must be on single cd with Studio Code , Perf.. # & Song.


NOTE: DUE TO FIRE CODES/SPACE, EACH PERFORMER IS ALLOWED NO MORE THAN 4 GUESTS TO WATCH THEIR PERFORMANCE SATURDAY.
TEAMS ON SUNDAY ARE ALLOWED JUST 2 GUESTS ON SUNDAY IN THE THEATRE.

EACH & EVERY PERFORMER ALONG THEIR GUEST & TEACHER ARE REQUIRED TO SIGN IN AT FRONT DESK ON THE STUDIO SIGN IN SHEET.


NOTE: BRING IN ONLY WHAT YOU NEED FOR COSTUMES. THE GYM IS YOUR DRESSING ROOM AND THERE ARE NOT ANY TABLES AVAILABLE IN THE GYM.

YOUR PERFORMANCE TIMES (and only yours) #’S WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU ON MONDAY from Registration Manager, Step Up 2 Dance . Check your spam box.

A FULL PROGRAM BOOK IS AVAIL. FOR PURCHASE AT REGISTRATION TABLE.


TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
10:00 Solo Optionals (Modeling)
photogenic must be emailed in by March 10
10:30 Solo Talent , age divisions youngest thru oldest
Little, Young, Jr teen
11:30 Solo Talent, Teen, Adult
3:00 Duo/Trios (Awards for duo/trios will be held at Group Awards on Sunday)
6:00 SOLO AWARDS

SUNDAY
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
7:45 – 8:00 am IS FOR EMERGENCY PERFORMANCES , BY APPROVAL FROM SHOW DIRECTORS: RICKY WHITFIELD, KIM LARSON EMAIL IN YOUR REQUEST TO RESERVE THIS SPOT
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Costume Change Routines
8:30 Groups (4-8 dancers) (alpha order, starting with Acro, ending w/ Tap)

Intermission / lunch break
12:30 Lines
3:00 Classes
3:15 Productions
4:30 AWARDS
lunch break
12:30 Lines
3:00 Classes
3:15 Productions
5:00 AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later February 19

Sat. & Sun. March 19-20, 2016Melrose, MA

Location: Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School Auditorium
Address: 250 Lynn Fells Pky, Melrose, MA 02176
Nearby Hotel: Holiday Inn Express
999 Broadway Saugus, MA 01906
Phone: 781 233-1800
Complimentary breakfast.
Be sure to mention Step Up 2 Dance for your lowest rate and best accommodation.
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY
No outside food allowed in this school.
Coolers are to remain in car!
School consession stand will be open all weekend.
Every act must be on single cd with Studio Code , Perf.. # & Song


NOTE: DUE TO FIRE CODES/SPACE, EACH PERFORMER IS ALLOWED NO MORE THAN 2 GUEST TO WATCH THEIR PERFORMANCE SATURDAY.
TEAMS ON SUNDAY ARE ALLOWED JUST 1 GUEST ON SUNDAY IN THE THEATRE.

EACH & EVERY PERFORMER ALONG THEIR GUEST & TEACHER ARE REQUIRED TO SIGN IN AT FRONT DESK ON THE STUDIO SIGN IN SHEET.


NOTE: BRING IN ONLY WHAT YOU NEED FOR COSTUMES. THE CAFE IS YOUR DRESSING ROOM AND THERE ARE NOT ANY TABLES AVAILABLE IN THE GYM.

YOUR PERFORMANCE TIMES (and only yours) #’S WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU ON MONDAY from Registration Manager, Step Up 2 Dance . Check your spam box.

Every act must be on single cd with Studio Code , Perf.. # & Song

A FULL PROGRAM BOOK IS AVAIL. FOR PURCHASE AT REGISTRATION TABLE.

TENTATIVE GENERAL SCHEDULE . CONSULT YOUR TIMES THAT WILL ARRIVE TO YOU THE MONDAY BEORE THE SHOW.


8:00 am doors open
9:00 Solo Optionals (Modeling)
10:00 Solo Talent Young, 7-10
10:30 Solo Talent Jr . Teen 11-14, Teen, Adult
1:00 Solo Talent,, Teen 15-18 & Adult
3:00 Duo/Trios (Awards for duo/trios will be held at Group Awards on Sunday)
6:00 SOLO AWARDS

SUNDAY
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Costume Change Routines
8:30 Groups (4-8 dancers) (alpha order, starting with Acro, ending w/ Tap)
lunch break
12:30 Lines
3:00 Classes
3:10 Productions
5:00 AWARDS - THIS IS A GENERAL TIME. AWARDS WILL BE MOVED UP OR BACK ACCORDING TO PERFORMERS NEEDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page

Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later February 19

Sat. March 26, 2016 West Springfield, MA

This is a 1 Day Only Dance Competition. Saturday ONLY. Location: West Springfield Middle School Address: 31 Middle School Dr, West Springfield, MA 01089
Hotel:
Hampton Inn West Springfield
1011 Riverdale St.
West Springfield, MA
Studio Owners Pick Up ID Badge Dancers
Turn in Music to Sound Table

Meet with Stage Manager to discuss your line up.
DRESSING ROOM GIRLS ONLY is Gymnasium.
No tapping on gym floor
DRESSING ROOM BOYS is restroom in lobby.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
7:30am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
3:00 AWARDS
4:00 Solo Talent
4:00pm (this maybe moved up earlier)
9:00pm (solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later February 26

Sat. March 26, 2016 East Rutherford, NJ

This is a 1 Day Only Dance Competition. Saturday ONLY. Location: Becton High School Address: 120 Paterson Avenue East Rutherford, NJ
Hotel: Fairfield Inn Meadowlands
850 Paterson Plank Rd.
East Rutherford NJ 07073
Phone: 201-507-5222
Fax: 201-507-0744

Secaucus Hampton Inn
250 Harmon Meadow Blvd.
Secaucus, N.J. 07094
201.867.4400
Studio Owners Pick Up ID Badge Dancers
Turn in Music to Sound Table

Meet with Stage Manager to discuss your line up.
DRESSING ROOM GIRLS ONLY is Gymnasium.
No tapping on gym floor
DRESSING ROOM BOYS is restroom in lobby.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
2:00 AWARDS
3:00 Solo Talent
(solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later February 26

Sat. & Sun April 2-3, 2016  Bridgeport, CT

Location: The Klein Memorial Auditorium
Address:  910 Fairfield Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06605
Hotel: Hampton Inn Milford
129 Plains Rd. | Milford | CT | 06460
203-874-4400 hotel
Info: Assigned Dressing Rooms
Street Parking and private parking.
NOTE: This is a Ticketed event, purchased at the Door - Admission $10.
Ticket is good for Both Days.
Performers, Choreographers, Teachers, Studio Owners in the show - do not need to purchase ticket.



Food is sold by venue. No outside food allowed in.

Please check in with the stage manager upon your arrival & at least 15 min prior to your number.
Doors open at 7am , stage opens at 7:30 for practice.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY
11:00am Doors Open
12:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
1:00 Solo Talent , age divisions youngest thru oldest
7:00pm Solo Awards

SUNDAY
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
10:00am Groups
12:00 Lines/Classes/ Productions
5:00 AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 2

Sat. April 9, 2016  Millstone, NJ

Location: Millstone Performing Arts Center
Address: 5 Dawson Court Millstone Township, NJ, 08535
GPS address - use 37 Baird Road as 5 Dawson Court does not come up in many GPS - Click here for directions.
Hotel: Hampton Inn East Windsor
384 Monmouth Street,
East Windsor, New Jersey 08520
TEL: 1-609-426-1600

GPS address: 384 Monmouth St., East Windsor, NJ 08520 (Some models may show Hightstown, NJ). Please refer to our website for update driving directions due to road construction on the NJ Turnpike.
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
Doors Open 6:45am
7:30 Duo Trios
9:15 Groups
12:00 Intermission
12:45 Lines
1:55 Classes
2:15 Productions
3:00 AWARDS

Solos
4:00 Little
4:05 young
5:30 Jr Teen
7:45 Teen
9:45 AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 9

Sun. April 10, 2016 Millstone, NJ

Location: Millstone Performing Arts Center
Address: 5 Dawson Court Millstone Township, NJ, 08535
GPS address - use 37 Baird Road as 5 Dawson Court does not come up in many GPS - Click here for directions.
Hotel: Hampton Inn East Windsor
384 Monmouth Street,
East Windsor, New Jersey 08520
TEL: 1-609-426-1600

GPS address: 384 Monmouth St., East Windsor, NJ 08520 (Some models may show Hightstown, NJ). Please refer to our website for update driving directions due to road construction on the NJ Turnpike.
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
Doors Open 6:45am
7:45 Costume Conflict for Lines, Productions
8:00 Duo Trios
9:30 Groups
11:45 Intermission
12:30 Lines
130 Classes
1:40 Mini Productions
1:55 Productions
3:00 AWARDS

Solos
4:00 Little
4:05 young
5:00 Jr Teen
7:00 Teen
9:00pm AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 9

Sat.& Sun April 16-17, 2016  Exeter, NH

Location: Exeter High School
Address: 1 Blue Hawk Dr, Exeter, NH 03833
**Please Note: GPS address is 315 Epping Road **
Host Hotel: Fairfield Inn
138 Portsmouth Ave, Exeter,NH 03833
603 772-7411

Additional overnight accommodations:
Hampton Inn & Suites, Exeter
59 Portsmouth Ave, Exeter, NH
603-658-5555
www.exetersuites.hamptoninn.com
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY
LITTLE SOLOS (age 3-6) 9:00AM
YOUNG SOLOS (age 7-10) 9:15AM
JR. TEEN SOLOS (age 11-14) 10:15AM
Lunch Intermission 1:00PM
TEEN SOLOS (age 15-18) 1:30PM
YOUNG ADULT (age 19-24) 2:45PM
ADULT 2:55PM
SOLO AWARDS 3:15PM
DUO/TRIOS: Awards for Duo/Trios are Sunday at 3:30PM 4:15PM

SUNDAY APRIL 17
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
GROUPS (4-8 dancers) 8:00AM
Lunch/Intermission 12:00PM
LINES (9-16 dancers) 1:00PM
CLASSES (17+ dancers) 2:45PM
MINI PRODUCTIONS 2:50PM
AWARDS: 3:30PM

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 16

Sat. April 16, 2016 Blackwood, NJ

Location:  Highland Regional High School Address: 450 Erial Rd, Blackwood, NJ 08012
Hotel:  Hampton Inn-Turnersville
5800 Black Horse Pike
Blackwood, NJ 08012
856 228-4200

Fairfield Inn – Deptford
1160 Hurffville rd
Deptford , NJ 08096
856-686-9050

Hampton Inn Philadelphia Mt. Laurel
5000 Crawford Place
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
856-778-5535
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
Doors Open 7am
7:45 Costume Conflict for Lines, Productions
8:00 Duo Trios
10:00 Groups
11:40 Intermission
12:30 Lines
1:35 Class
2:00 Production
3:00 AWARDS

Solos
4:00 Young
6:30 Teen
7:15 AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 16

Sun. April 17, 2016 Blackwood, NJ

Location: Highland Regional High School Address: 450 Erial Rd, Blackwood, NJ 08012
Hotel:  Hampton Inn-Turnersville
5800 Black Horse Pike
Blackwood, NJ 08012
856 228-4200

Hampton Inn Philadelphia Mt. Laurel
5000 Crawford Place
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
856-778-5535
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
Doors Open 7am
7:45 Costume Conflict for Lines, Productions
8:00 Duo Trios
9:05 Groups
11:00 Classes
11:30 Intermission
12:30 Lines
1:30 AWARDS

Solos
3:00 Young
3:20 Jr Teen
4:50 Teen
5:30 AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 16

Sat. & Sun. April 23-24, 2016 Gloversville-Albany, NY

Location: Gloversville-Albany
 This is a Ticketed event, purchased at the Door - $10 Admission for the Gloversville-Albany event
Address: Gloversville Middle School
234 Lincoln Street
Gloversville, NY 12078
HOST HOTEL
Holiday Inn Johnstown-Gloversville
308 N Comrie Ave, Johnstown, NY 12095
(518) 762-4686

Microtel Inn and Suites by Wyndham -
136 North Comrie Avenue
Johnstown, New York 12095
518.762.5425
NOTE: This is a Ticketed event, purchased at the Door - Admission $10.
Ticket is good for Both Days.
Performers, Choreographers, Teachers, Studio Owners in the show - do not need to purchase ticket.


TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY
1pm doors open
2pm optionals, & solos talent
7pm Solo Awards

Sunday
Duo/Trio 8:30
Group 9:15
Intermission/lunch 11:30
Line 12:15
Mini Prod 1:15
Production 1:25
AWARDS 2:00pm

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 23

Sat. April 30,  2016  Fitchburg, MA

Location: Fitchburg Monty Tech Voc HS
Address: 1050 Westminster St., Fitchburg, MA 01420
Host Hotel:  Great Wolf Lodge
150 Great Wolf Drive
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Reservations: 866.678.9653
Be sure to mention Step Up 2 Dance for a discount on room rate & waterpark pass. Discount rooms are only available up to April 1.
http://www.greatwolf.com/newengland/waterpark

Overflow Hotel: Doubletree Hotel
99 Erdman Way
Leominster, MA 01453

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
2:00 AWARDS
3:00 Solo Talent
(solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 23

Sun. May 1,  2016Westbrook, ME

Location: The Westbrook Performing Arts Center at Westbrook Middle School
Address: 471 Stroudwater St. Westbrook, ME 04092 (attached to Westbrook Middle School)
Hotel:  Holiday In Express
303 Sable Oaks Drive
South Portland, ME 04106
Book your overnight reservation here.

Comfort Inn
90 Maine Mall Road
South Portland, Maine
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SUNDAY
7:00am doors open
7:45 Young Solos
8:10 Jr Teen Solos
9:30 Teen Solos
11am Duo/Trio
12:15 Intermission / Lunch
1:00pm Group
2:00pm Line
3:00pm Class
3:15pm Mini Productions
3:45pm Productions
4:30pm ALL AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later March 30

Sat. May 7,  2016  Andover, MA

Location: J. Everett Collins Performance Center
at Andover High School
Address: 100 Shawsheen Road Andover, MA 01810 Host Hotel:
Sonesta ES Suites Andover
T: 978-686-2000
sonestaESsuites.com
La Quinta, Springhill Suites, Homewood Suites
DUE to SAT School Testing Solos will be held throughout the morning. Groups are not allowed to enter the school until 2pm - after the SAT testing.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:30 am SOLO TALENT BEGINS
1pm SOLO TALENT AWARDS
2pm DUO/TRIOS
3:00am GROUPS
5:00 LINES/CLASSES/ PRODUCTIONS
8:00M AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page

Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show
Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later than 30 days before the event.

Sun. May 15, 2016 Wolfeboro, NH

Location: Kingswood Art Center
Address: 21 Mc Manus Road Wolfeboro, NH 03894 HOST HOTEL
Wind Drifter Resort
337 South Main Street
Wolfeboro, NH 03894
1-603-569-1323
www.windrifterresort.com
Limited Enrollment, please check with office before Registering

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
2:00 AWARDS
3:00 Solo Talent
(solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later April 5

Sat. & Sun May 21-22, 2016  Secaucus, NJ

Location: Meadowlands
Call for Details
Address: Call for Details

HOST HOTEL
Meadowslands River Inn
250 Harmon Meadow Blvd.
Secaucus, N.J. 07094
201.867.4400
www.meadowlandsriverinn.com

Fairfield Inn
East Rutherford Meadowlands
850 Paterson Plank Road
East Rutherford, New Jersey 07073
1-201-507-5222

Information: pac.sboe.org
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
SATURDAY
11:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
12:00 Solo Talent , age divisions youngest thru oldest
6:00pm Solo Awards
7:00pm Duo/Trio (Awards for Duo/Trios will be on Sunday)

SUNDAY
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Groups
11:00am Lines
1:00 Lines/Classes/ Productions
3:00 AWARDS

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later April 21

Sat. May 28, 2016  Melrose, MA

Location: Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School Auditorium
Address: 250 Lynn Fells Pky, Melrose, MA 02176
Nearby Hotel: Holiday Inn Express
999 Broadway Saugus, MA 01906
Phone: 781 233-1800
Complimentary breakfast.
Be sure to mention Step Up 2 Dance for your lowest rate and best accommodation.
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
No outside food allowed in venue.
School consession stand in café will be open all weekend.
Coolers are to remain in car.
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
2:00 AWARDS
3:00 Solo Talent
(solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later April 28

Sun. May 29, 2016  Melrose, MA

Location: Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School Auditorium
Address: 250 Lynn Fells Pky, Melrose, MA 02176
Nearby Hotel: Holiday Inn Express
999 Broadway Saugus, MA 01906
Phone: 781 233-1800
Complimentary breakfast.
Be sure to mention Step Up 2 Dance for your lowest rate and best accommodation.
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE:
No outside food allowed in venue.
School consession stand in café will be open all weekend.
Coolers are to remain in car.
7:00 am Doors & Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration for Studio Directors only.
Teacher Registration, pick up ID, meet Line-Up Manager, Turn in CD's
8:00am Duo/Trios
9:00am Groups
11:30 Lines/Classes/ Productions
2:00 AWARDS
3:00 Solo Talent
(solo awards at conclusion)

Full Program book of all entries is available only for purchase at the show not prior.

Dance Comp Genie software does not have a full schedule available for print out / viewing prior to the show.

Studio Code & Performance ID's will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Tuesday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing in order to make all their costume changes. Come Early !

In Some Locations if stable internet , we are able to share our online Phone App with audience which will tell you who is on stage and on deck. Dance Comp genie charge for this is nominal, $3. This can be viewed from home also.


For More Info: Visit the Rules page and the Student Info page
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register is 30 days prior to show Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later April 28

NATIONALS - June 30, July 1, July 2 Phoenix, AZ

Location: ARIZONA GRAND RESORT AND SPA
8000 Arizona Grand Pkwy
Phoenix, AZ 85044

Top Family Destination Resort , Spa and Hotel, located just 6 minutes from airport , (no auto rental needed here.)

$179 now $129 Room Rate includes 4 complimentary Tickets to the onsite Lazy River & Oasis Water Park
This Resort has it all. Come enjoy the SouthWest! This Room Rate is being offered as an Early Bird Special .. Book it today, before it goes up.


Thursday June 30
Student Registration includes FREE
8am MASTER CLASS
10am Solo Competition
1-3pm Showcase Rehearsal for all
learn new choreography, styles
4-6 pm WaterPark / Pool Party
6pm Student Choreography DANCE OFF competition
Poolside ~ Swimwear Modeling competition
Photogenic Judging - send in via email.

Friday July 1
8am MASTER CLASS
10am Group Competition
1-3pm Showcase Rehearsal
prep & audition training for professional dance work.
4-6 pm WaterPark / Pool Party
6pm Student Choreography DANCE OFF competition
Poolside ~ dance games and fun for All Ages

Saturday July 2
8am MASTER CLASS
10am group competition continued
6 pm - 8pm Dance Party at the Pool
8 pm AWARDS
- Showcase Presentation All Students
- Student Choreographer Dance Off Awards
- Studio Awards
- Adjudication, Optionals, Overalls

Stay Tuned in .. You may also be a part of the Step Up 2 Dance Flash Mob Dance and Live Music Video shot at Nationals!!!

MORE FUN EVENTS
Swimwear Modeling at the pool (age appropriate, swimwear, props - sunglasses, hat, etc )
Fashion Model, Formal Model (dress from your closet, again fun, simple)
Broadway Audition NYC style Introduce yourself, model black audition wear and answer a fun question about dance from Ricky if you are nervous, ask for your question and we will email it to your teacher for you .
Solo Dance Title - another fun optional event to go for.
Most Beautiful Photo Email in before June 1, any Size, color / black white ( face or head shot is best )
Best Costume Photo Email in before June 1, any Size, color / black white (dance costume )
Most Artistic Photo Email in before June 1, any Size, color / black white ( use your creativity )
Most Original Photo Email in before June 1, any Size, color / black white ( use your imagination for this fun category)

Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register for Nationals is April 15 Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later May 15. Discounted Overnight Room Deadline: May 15 Call ASAP.

NATIONALS July 7-10, 2016  Manchester, NH

Location: The Radisson  Hotel and Convention  Center
700 Elm St. Manchester, NH 03101
(603) 625-1000

Located across from the Verizon Wireless Arena, the Radisson Hotel & Convention Center is a downtown location. Fast food restaurants, fine dining, nail/hair/coffee shops are all here.
The hotel features a health club, indoor pool and a spa for massage and hair/nail services.
A short drive away is Hampton Beach (a favorite of all) and the popular Canobie Lake Park, a small fun amusement part, rides, games, song/dance shows that adults and children are sure to love.

If the hotel is filled, please call and Mention Step Up 2 Dance for the best rate.

Hilton Garden Inn 603-669-2222
Country Inn Suites 603-666-4600
La Quinta Inn and Suites 603-669-5400
Springhill Suites (603) 668-9400
Courtyard Marriott 603) 641-4900

Also, Homewood Suites, Holiday Inn Express, LaQuinta, Comfort Inn, Sheraton Hotel and Holiday Inn . Just a couple exits away near the Mall is where these are located.


Please visit the National Info page on our main menu for the Tentative Schedule
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register for Nationals is MAY 15 Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later June 1 Discounted Overnight Room Deadline: MAY 31, Call ASAP

NATIONALS - July 27-29Atlantic City , NJ

Location: Trump Taj Mahal Hotel
1000 Virginia Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
(609) 449-1000
http://www.trumptaj.com/
Overnight Hotel Rooms

The $129. rate is in effect Mon thru Thurs with check out on Fri.


July 26 7am – 7pm Tuesday Solos/Optionals/Model/Titles
July 27 7am – 7pm Wednesday Duo/Trios, Groups
July 28 7am – 7pm Thursday Groups, cont’d Lines
July 29 7am – 12noon Friday Classes, Productions
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register for Nationals is MAY 15 Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later June 1 Deadline: MAY 31, Call ASAP – these rooms go fast !
Registration Final Deadline: Final day to register for Nationals is MAY 15 Payment Final Deadline: Fees are due in Full not later June 1 Discounted Overnight Room Deadline: MAY 31, Call ASAP – these rooms go fast !