For the dancer that loves the thrill and excitement of performing on stage and wants to work towards a common goal with a team environment, dance competitions can provide the motivation and incentive to push themselves to grow and develop to new heights.
Strong commitment is expected from dancers and their parents from September 2023 to June 2024
All competitive dancers will attend 3 local competitions (2 Chatham, 1 London, ON)
All Teams will participate in our Holiday Showcase in December and Spring Recital in June.
Attendance is mandatory for competitions, shows, extra rehearsals and regular classes
When needed, extra rehearsals will take place on weekends with plenty of advance communications
Monthly tuition is a set amount, due at the beginning of each month.
There are additional costs when joining the Ascension Dance Competitive team
Costume fees (one fee for each costume)
Competitive Entry Fees for all dances going to competition
Ascension Dance team jacket (to be worn at competitions)
Dance shoes, tights, make up etc.
Extra choreography fees for solos, small groups etc. These are optional, more information will be given at the beginning of the dance season
Registration is open, we are accepting new competitive team students at this time.
Auditions are free of charge but require registration prior to audition date.
Auditions will include a short stretch session, learning a short dance combo, participating in some across the floor technique exercises. This will give the staff an opportunity to see the dancer learn, perform and show their abilities. Ballet, jazz or lyrical shoes are encouraged – if these are not available to you, bare feet are best. Please wear flexible, form fitting, sports clothes. Information packages will be given addressing information such as competition dates, cost, etc.