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Company dancers are required to participate in several studio activities, such as parades, shows, competitions, fundraisers, and conventions.
Company dancers must be in good standing in order to participate in activities and benefit from fundraising activities.
No observers are allowed during company practices.
Company dancers must be on time and ready to dance for every scheduled practice and must be in dress code with everything they need for practice.
Company dancers may not miss more than three company practices or they will be dropped from the team. You are required to contact all teachers if you will be unable to attend a practice. Weekend practices will be required.
Must take at least 4.5 hours of company class per week.
Some competition dancers may need extra help and may be required to take additional classes at the discretion of the studio instructors. Additional charges for private lessons will apply.
Company dancers may not drop required classes throughout the dance season.
Instructors will decide what specific classes company dancers must attend.
If a dancer is competing in a solo they are required to take private lessons, which is an additional charge to their regular and company classes.
Competitions and conventions are mandatory for company dancers unless other arrangements are made with the studio director.
Costumes must be in good shape at all competitions. If a costume is ripped or stained it is the dancer's responsibility to fix it or she will not be able to perform. All dancers are responsible for any alterations that need to be made to their costumes.
Dancers are responsible for bringing all costume pieces to each competition. If a part of costume is missing the dancer will not perform.
Dancers should change out of their costume following their performance.
Hair, make-up, and body glitter must be done the same for all group dancers as specified by instructors.
Dancers must be at competitions, in costumes and ready to perform at least one hour before scheduled competition time.
Good conduct is required at all times or dancer will not perform.
Company dance team members and their parents will support one another by sitting together during dances and awards, cheering for teammates, speaking kindly of teammates at their performances. Company dancers may not critique other teammates.