Showstoppers Dance Company provides extensive, high quality performance exposure for the passionate and dedicated student. Company members utilize their training to execute high-energy choreography that excites audiences year after year.
Selected from hundreds of students who audition, these dancers are fueled by the desire to perform and share stories through movement. The quick and intense rehearsal process takes place over a few demanding weeks. The dancers learn challenging choreography taught by working professionals. These dancers are exposed to an audience of approximately 15,000 people over a 15 shows.
All dancers Amethyst Level and above are invited to our yearly auditions that take place in January.
IMMORTAL PLACEMENT POLICY
We have implemented a placement policy for Immortal Dance Force.
Please remember that dancer must participate in either Nutcracker, Dynamite, Edge or Showstoppers to be eligible for Immortal Dance Force.
Your score from the upcoming Company Auditions on January 6th at Pingry will place you in either ballet, tap, jazz contemporary, or hiphop Immortal groups. Please Note: In rare cases, a dancer’s score may be high enough for acceptance into Gotta Dance Companies, but may not be high enough in his/her age group to qualify for the particular subject in Immortal Dance Force.
To those who performed in the Nutcracker 2017: Your audition score and placement in the Moscow Ballet’s Nutcracker makes you eligible for placement and participation in Immortal Ballet for the 2018 season.
Auditions Saturday, January 6th at PINGRY (Snow Date: January 7th)
|8:45-9:00am||Acting & Singing (High School)|
|9:00-10:00am||Jazz Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, Diamond, & Workshop|
|10:00-10:45am||Tap Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, Diamond, & Workshop|
|10:45-11:30am||Modern (All Levels)|
|11:30am-12:15pm||Contemporary 1,2,3,& Workshop|
|12:15-12:20pm||Acrobatics (High School)|
|12:20-1:00pm||Ballet Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, Diamond, & Workshop|
|1:00-1:45pm||Street HipHop (All Levels)|
|1:45-2:30pm||Pointe (All levels except Pointe 1)|
|2:30-3:00pm||Singing & Acting (3rd-12th Grade)|
|3:00-3:40pm||Ballet Pearl, Peridot, & Citrine|
|3:40-4:25pm||Jazz Pearl, Peridot, & Citrine|
|4:25-5:10pm||Tap Pearl, Peridot, & Citrine|
|5:10-5:15pm||Acrobatics (3rd-8th Grade)|
|5:15-5:40pm||Singing & Acting (3rd-12th Grade)|
|5:40-6:20pm||Tap Amethyst, Opal, & Aqua|
|6:20-7:10pm||HipHop/Jazz Amethyst, Opal, & Aqua|
|7:10-8:00pm||Ballet Amethyst, Opal, & Aqua|
*In some cases you can be cast in:
Jazz and Contemporary
Jazz and HipHop
Contemporary and HipHop
Modern and Ballet
Modern and Pointe
**ALL Ruby dancers & ALL Leads will be Double Cast
As leads are usually only cast in one subject they will likely be full cast in their other disciplines
***For Acting auditions students must be enrolled in a Gotta Dance Broadway class
****Singing auditions are opened to any students enrolled in any Gotta Dance class
See Broadway Webpage for details on songs and monologue that must be used to audition