Dance Auditions

”Our children have a rich and diverse experience at Utah COPA. They are being prepared to work professionally across genres of dance, music, stage and on-camera."

American Fork Dance Co. Auditions.
Thursday, May 18th. Join Us!

If you are interested in joining our Best of State programs in Dance please join us for auditions on May 18th. To prepare dancers for auditions we will hold a free dance workshop on Monday, May 15th (See Dance Company Preparation below). Students will learn the audition choreography at this time too.

Ages 5 to 11
– Check in 3:45 to 4:00
– Audition: 4:00 to 6:00
– 5 to 7 year olds will be execused at 5:30

Ages 12 to 18
– Check in 4:45 to 5:00
– Audition: 5:00 to 7:00

Dance Company Preparation
All auditionees will be taught a ballet sequence and a jazz sequence on Monday, May 15th ALL AGES from 4:00-5:45. Auditions will take place Thursday, May 18th

Dress Requirements
– Females wear leotards and tights for ballet and jazz shorts for jazz.
– Males wear athletic shirt and shorts.
– Bring ballet slippers and jazz shoes (gore boots).

Parent Meeting
Parent Information Meetings for 2017-18 Dance Companies will be held at the AF COPA Building. Attendance is not required, but is definitely encouraged.

– Thursday, May 11th
– 4:00-5:00, or 6:00-7:00

Draper Dance Co. Auditions.
Saturday, May 20th. Join Us!

If you are interested in joining our Best of State programs in Dance please join us for auditions on May 20th. A dance audition prep class will be held on May 17th (See Dance Company Preparation below).

Ages 5 to 9
– Check in 2:30
– Audition: 2:45 to 4:00

Ages 12 to 18
– Check in: 1:30
– Audition: 1:45 to 3:15

Dance Company Preparation
All auditionees will be taught a dance sequence during Draper workshop week on Wednesday, May 17th  ALL ages 4:00 to 5:45 pm. Auditions will take place Saturday, May 20th.

Dress Requirements
– Females wear leotards and tights for ballet and jazz shorts for jazz.
– Males wear athletic shirt and shorts.
– Bring ballet slippers and jazz shoes (gore boots).

Parent Meeting
Parent Information Meetings to review the 2017-18 program will be held at the Draper COPA building. Attendance is not required, but is definitely encouraged.

– Wednesday, May 10th
– 4:00 to 5:00, or 5:30 to 6:30

About Utah COPA Dance Companies
Dance companies are designed to prepare students with technical and artistic versatility needed to succeed across wide ranging opportunities. Dancers receive conservatory level instruction from master teachers and current industry guest artists in ballet, jazz, contemporary, tap, and hip hop. In addition to dance training, company members perform and learn to work in a variety of settings.

Experiences and opportunities universal to company members include:

  • Rigorous training in technique
  • An environment that inspires and builds confidence and camaraderie
  • Training in acting for dancers to promote expression
  • Training in dancing for film/camera
  • Participate in conventions and competitions that promote growth
  • Master classes with industry professionals
  • Industry exposure for university and commercial opportunities

Time Commitment: From 4 to 11 hours per week

Class Groupings: Grades Pre K – 12th grade

Tuition: TBA

Dress Code: Directors will assign specific attire for each class.

Download the 2017-2018 Class Schedule: COMING SOON

Dance Company Film Project

Skills Ages Opportunities Weekly Training Monthly Tuition*
  • Ballet
  • Jazz
  • Tap
5+
  • Winter Concert
  • Spring Concert
  • Dance Film
  • Master Classes
4 hrs $125
Skills Ages Opportunities Weekly Training Monthly Tuition*
  • Ballet
  • Jazz
  • Leaps/Turns
  • Hip hop
  • Tap
8+
  • Winter Concert
  • Spring Concert
  • Dance Film
  • Attend 1 convention (optional)
  • Master Classes
5.5 hrs $145
Skills Ages Opportunities Weekly Training Monthly Tuition*
  • Ballet
  • Pointe
  • Jazz
  • Contemporary
  • Tap
11+
  • Winter Concert
  • Spring Concert
  • Dance Film
  • Attend 1 convention
  • Master Classes
  • Attend local dance concert
8 hrs $190
Skills Ages Opportunities Weekly Training Monthly Tuition*
  • Ballet
  • Pointe
  • Jazz
  • Contemporary
  • Hip hop
  • Tap
  • Improv
13+
  • Winter Concert
  • Spring Concert
  • Dance Film
  • Attend 1 convention
  • Attend Utah Dance Film Festival
  • Master Classes
  • Tour university programs
  • Attend local dance concert
11 hours $215
Skills Ages Opportunities Weekly Training Monthly Tuition*
  • Hip hop technique
  • Urban dance forms
  • Breaking
  • Popping
  • New Style
  • Acro
5+
  • Winter Concert
  • Spring Concert
  • Dance Film
  • Master Classes
1.5 hrs $55
Skills Ages Opportunities Weekly Training Monthly Tuition*
  • Hip hop technique
  • Urban dance forms
  • Breaking
  • Popping
  • New Style
  • Acro
11+
  • Winter Concert
  • Spring Concert
  • Dance Film
  • Master Classes
1.5 hrs $55
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