Team Dance aTAK: Dancers from the Teen and Senior divisions will be selected during the Audition Workshop to become members of Team Dance aTAK. Team Dance aTAK has the opportunity to experience the rehearsal and production process by dancing in a piece choreographed by one Dance aTAK's Faculty Members and Perform at benefit shows such as HALO Dance for Autism. Team Dance aTaK dancers are also given the opportunity to be featured in our promotional photo and video shoots.
Dance aTAK Scholarships: Two Minis, Two Juniors, Two Teens and Two Seniors will be selected during the Audition Workshop to receive a Scholarship for a future Dance aTAK Convention. All Dance aTAK Scholarship winners will be invited to take part in our professional photo shoot and to be featured in Dance aTAK's Advertising promotions. Additionally, recipients from the Teen and Senior divisions will be selected to participate on Team Dance aTAK.
Agency Award: Go 2 Talent Agency (GTA) is a talent agency in Los Angeles. Their focus is on Dancers and Choreographers encompassing all genres of movement and in all fields of the entertainment industry, including TV & Film, Commercial, Print, Music Videos & Tours, Theatre, Industrials, & Teaching. The Agency Award will be presented to one dancer in the Teen division and one Dancer in the Senior division. Criteria includes: versatility, technique, style, and look. If not currently represented by another agency, the Dance aTAK Agency Award recipients will have the opportunity to audition for the Go2Talent Agency in Los Angeles, CA. Dance aTAK Agency winners will also be selected to participate on Team Dance aTAK.
Apprentice Award: The Apprentice is the most distinguished award offered at Dance aTAK. The recipient is chosen by the entire faculty and staff as a hard working, well rounded dancer, who shines in every genre. This achievement includes a lifetime Scholarship for future Conventions, a lifetime position on Team Dance aTAK, and the opportunity to assist the prestigious Dance aTAK Faculty. One dancer from the Senior division will be selected at each convention. If not currently represented by another talent agency, the Apprentice will also have the opportunity to audition for the Go2Talent Agency in Los Angeles, CA.
Improv Competition Award: Solo Improv Competition takes place at Showcase/ Awards. 1 winner in each age category (8-10, 11-13, 14+) will receive a full scholarship to a future Dance aTaK convention, awarded Team Dance aTAK and will be featured in our professional photo/video shoot.
Competition Details: * Dance Off style improv battle. * Dance entirely on the music you hear, while incorporating your own style. * Music is randomly chosen. * We award 1st runner up & 1st place. * Both will be featured in our 2019 photo/video shoot and on Team Dance aTAK. * 1st place in each category receives a Full Dance aTAK scholarship. * Dancers must be registered for the convention in order to participate.