The ACTIVATE YOUR ARTISTRY Concert Gala is a formal performance that concludes our Saturday evening at the convention. This event is an opportunity for all of our attendees to meet our faculty, network with other artists in attendance and receive scholarship awards they have earned throughout the convention weekend.
All of our guests are invited into the converted ballroom for an evening concert featuring our industry faculty, local professional companies and ACTIVATE YOUR ARTISTRY dancers.
Performing dancers have the option to have their pieces critiqued by our faculty for recognition awards.
The attire for this portion of the convention is semi-formal and light refreshments may be served. Only dancers on stage are permitted to wear dance attire.
Wristbands are not required to enter the gala concert.
Show order and tech rehearsal will be sent to performer's no later than 3 weeks before the convention.
Music in MP3 format, title of the routine and group/studio name must be sent via email no later than 3 weeks before the regional convention being attended.
If you have questions or would like to submit a performance piece, please click the register link or send us an email to inquire about entry.
Studio groups and Independent artists are invited to submit original works to be critiqued and considered for recognition awards. Routines will be accepted on a first-come basis until performances spots are filled. Entry Fees for submitted routines are as follows:
Solo Work $20.00 per routine
Duet $20.00 per routine
Small Group (3-9 Dancers) $30.00 per routine
Large Group (10+Dancers) $50.00 per routine