ICON Competitive Program
Learn, Perform, Succeed
At ICON we strive to educate your dancer to reach their fullest potential. In the competitive program they will learn everything they need to perform onstage with a team, a partner or themselves. Each member of the team must audition at one of our audition events held twice per season. Times to be announced. Individuals will be expected to adhere to the ICON Competitive Program rules as laid out in our handbook.
To Audition for the competitive team, please fill out an audition form and return it by email, or in the office by October 8th 2022. This will ensure your spot in the auditions for this season.
Basic Competition Requirements
All dancers participating in the Competitive Program must take a minimum of 1 Ballet class and 1 Jazz class (Ballet and Jazz classes are not mandatory if competing in Hip Hop, Tap, Musical Theatre or 6 years old and younger). It is highly recomended dancers attend one or more Choreography Class(es) in their training. (Contemporary, Lyrical, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop and/or Acro). Classes must be attended until the end of the competition season. It is vital to have dancers training continuously in order to maintain skills and techniques required in the program.
Maximum Class Absence
Dancers in the Competitive Program must not miss more than 5 classes unexcused throughout the year. Classes missed for illness, Family Emergencies or extenuating circumstances will not count towards missed class total.
Dancers in the Competitive Program will be expected to attend all practices. Up to three absences will be allowed for illness, family emergencies or extenuating circumstances. Dancers who are unable to attend group dress rehearsal or group competition performances will be unable to continue in the competitive program.
The ICON Team
The ICON Evolve program is a strategy to give students the opportunity to take their training even further. Read more about the program requirements in the ICON Evolve Sections. This program will be implemented in the 2022-2023 season.