2016 HOT FALL
CONVENTIONS
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Fresh Choreography!
Early Discount!
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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
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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)

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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)

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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
FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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

Studio Code and Performance ID # will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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

Sat Feb 27, 2016 Syracuse,NY

Location: The 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
7:00 am Doors Open, Dressing Room open
7:00-7:30 am Registration Check in
8:00am Duo/Trios to 12: noon
MASTER CLASS WORKSHOP , All ages, levels.
Contemporary , Jazz, Tap, Hop Hop
1:00 competition …
Groups, Solos
AWARDS at conclusion.
Dance Party
Teacher, Choreographer Recognition
Studio Owner Awards
Adjudication for all acts
High Overalls
Scholarship Awards tno Nationals.
Join us in Phoenix, New England or Phoenix !

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: 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
10:00am Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
11:00am Solo Talent , age divisions youngest thru oldest
3:00pm 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
8:00am Groups
11:00am Lines/Classes/ Productions
4:00pm AWARDS

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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
1:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
2:00 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

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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

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

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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
10:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal Wear , Fashion Mode, Broadway Audition
11:00 Solo Talent , age divisions youngest thru oldest
6:00pm 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
6:00 AWARDS

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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
1:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
2:00 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

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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
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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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
1:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
2:00 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

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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:
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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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:
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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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
1:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
2:00 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

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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 Erial, NJ

Location: Timber Creek Regional High School Address: 501 Jarvis Road
Erial, NJ 08081
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:
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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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 Erial, NJ

Location: Timber Creek Regional High School Address: 501 Jarvis Road
Erial, NJ 08081
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:
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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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
1:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
2:00 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

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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. & Sun. April 30 - May 1,  2016Westbrook, ME

Location: The Westbrook Performing Arts Center at Westbrook Middle School
Address: 174 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:
SATURDAY
1:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
2:00 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

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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

Studio Code and Performer ID will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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: Arthur F. Couch Performing Arts Center
Secaucus High School
Address: 11 Mill Ridge Road Secaucus, NJ 07094
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
1:00pm Dance Costume Model, Formal, Fashion, Broadway Audition
2:00 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

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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:
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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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:
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)

FINAL SCHEDULE will be emailed to Studio Owners on the Monday prior to the event.

Large studios with multiple groups, are required to be here with full team , 7:30am to start performing 8am throughout the morning.

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
7am Solos, & Modeling, Photogenic, Optional & Titles
7pm AWARDS

Friday July 1
7am Duo/Trios, Classes, Productions
1pm Groups, AWARDS

Saturday July 2
8am Lines Showcase Showdown , Studio AWARDS
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

Be sure to fill out this form for ‘discount’ & stay ‘close’ to your Studio.

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.

The Radisson Hotel is expected to sell out of overnight rooms early in the season. Best to call the front desk of the hotel direct for a room. Be sure to mention Step Up 2 Dance and the name of your dance school so they can add you in the block.

If the hotel is filled, please call:
Country Inn Suites
(603) 666-4600
Natasha.Bruschi@countryinns.com
250 South River Rd, Bedford, NH 03110
www.countryinns.com/manchesternh

Hilton Garden Inn (603)669-2222
Four Points by Sheraton (603) 668-6110

Also, Homewood Suites, Springhill suites, Holiday Inn Express, LaQuinta, Comfort Inn, Courtyard, Townplace Suites and other hotels.


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

Our room Block on the Beach (midweek) just $119.-$129.


July 27 Wednesday Solos/Optionals/Model/Titles
July 28 Thursday Duo/Trios, Classes, Productions, Groups
July 29 Friday Lines, Studio Achievement
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 !
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 !