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VPADC

VPA Dance Company

The VPADC is a training program offered to VPA's most driven and dedicated dancers, grades 3-12. Company Dancers are required to train year-round in the disciplines of Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary and Tap dance. There will be several opportunities to perform throughout the season as well as competitive dance. 

Scroll down to find 2019-2020 registration materials.

If you are interested in joining VPADC, please email Carrie at vpadc@virtuosoperformingarts.com.

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VPADC Focus

The primary focus of the Company is to honor individuality, celebrate the unique gifts of each dancer and encourage all students to strive for their personal best both in dance and in other areas of their lives; the secondary focus is to build strong, well-rounded dancers; our third focus is to create a presence in the community and share the joy of dance with others.

Program Benefits

  • Gain a sense of balance by managing commitments to both dance and academics
  • Participate in a physical activity that enhances the value of a healthy body
  • Develop a sense of confidence — an important benefit for college and/or job interviews
  • Work with mentors who are focused on the students' success inside and outside of the classroom
  • Enjoy friendships that could last a lifetime and a sense of belonging to an extended family of fellow dancers, teachers and parents
  • Discover the results of hard work and determination
  • Develop a lifelong appreciation for the performing arts
  • Nourish the soul through dance -- a wonderful form of self-expression!

Eligibility  

Eligible dance students who wish to audition for the Virtuoso Performing Arts Dance Company will need to be going into at least fourth grade by Fall, 2018 and have the following:

  • Invite from VPADC Director to audition

  • Attendance in current classes is in good standing (policies notated in Handbook)

  • Demonstrates proper classroom etiquette in current classes (policies notated in Handbook)

  • Demonstrates proper dress code in current classes (policies notated in Handbook)

  • Ballet and jazz technique and experience

  • Registered in at least one of VPA’s technique classes or private lessons no later than one month prior to audition

 
How to register for VPA Dance Company after receiving official invite from VPA staff:


1) Review the VPADC Handbook.

2) Review the VPADC Preliminary Season Calendar and make sure all scheduled dates work with your schedule.

3) Sign in and update current information in Your Classbug Account and submit your Online VPADC Registration on or before May 6th. In our webstore, scroll to the bottom of the "Program Bundles" section to find VPADC registration options.

4) Complete an Online Audition Form on or before May 6th.

5) Review the Audition Info & Tips pdf and work on the skills listed in tech classes or private lessons.

6) Come to the recommended audition on May 8th.

7) Let us know via email if you wish to add classes after initial registration. We can add them to your account manually for you.