RDC 2017-2018 Dance Team Information
What is the RDC Dance team?
Rainier Dance Center dance team gives focused and committed dancers (ages 6-18 yrs) the opportunity to perform and compete at regional events and dance competitions. Our dance team combines hard work and commitment with fun and a sense of community. The experience on our dance team will expand your dancer's passion and technique for dance, instill discipline, connect them with fellow committed dancers, build their confidence and performance ability and prepare them for a possible future in dance.
There are three levels of teams based on age:
Mini team: 6-9 years
Junior team: 9 and up
Senior team: 12 and up
Starting in the 2017-18 season, dancers can audition for a sub team! See grid at the bottom of the page.
Performance: Will ONLY perform
Competitive: Will Compete AND perform
Who should audition for the RDC Dance team?
We want each child who auditions for our team to be focused and committed for a full year of dance (Summer-Summer). If you’re not sure your child is ready, than it’s best to wait until you are sure.
RDC dance team is NOT recommended for dancers with only combination class experience.
Your student should have at least one year in a level 1 class or above, and have taken at least 2 classes per week for the last year.
HOW DO YOU KNOW IF YOUR DANCER IS READY FOR OUR DANCE TEAM?
What is the commitment?
Members of the dance team must commit to the following between July 6, 2017 to June 20, 2018:
What is the cost?
We offer the opportunity to cover all costs with fundraising.
Estimated cost per year, in addition to monthly tuition and recital costumes: $500-$700.
How do I get on the dance team?
You must audition to be on the team!
Audition date/time: Sunday, June 11th
Ages 6-9: 10-11:30am
Ages 9-12: 12-2pm
Ages 12+: 2:30-4:30pm
How do I get more information?