For more than 15 years, the Florida Dance Association has offered an annual weekend workshop specifically geared toward young dancers, from middle to high school age. The weekend workshop includes a variety of technique classes plus a showcase performances.
Please note that BLM on the schedule represents a “Black Label Movement” company member.
High School dancers will begin at Santa Fe College on Friday Oct, 27th and the University of Florida on Saturday Oct 28th. Middle School dancers will begin at the Santa Fe College on Saturday Oct. 28th and University of Florida on Friday Oct 27th.
Tuition and Fees
Faculty Representative - FDA Member Institution - $50.00
Faculty Representative - Non-FDA Member Institution - $150.00
FDA Members $110 Per Student
Student - Individual (not affiliated with an institution's group) - $135.00
*Tuition fee for one(1) student includes: One(1) ticket to the Black Label Movement October 26th, One(1) ticket to each showcase performance, all workshop classes, performance opportunities and any other workshop event.
Payment and Registration Deadline is October 13, 2017. Registration will be completed once payment is received. Payment can be mailed to
SF College Fine Arts/Chair
3000 NW 83rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32606
or can be paid by credit card via PayPal. If you would like to make payment by credit card please email the Florida Dance Association at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that class selections are prioritized by order of received payment.
In hopes of providing equal opportunity for every participating group, every group will performance in a showcase performance. Please review the following rules for our showcase performance:
- All groups only submit one piece
- All pieces have a maximum time of 6 minutes - NO EXCEPTIONS
- All groups get 8 tech cues
- All groups tech the day of their showcase
Video and Music Submissions:
All submissions are due, in costume, by Oct. 9th..
Your cooperation with these rules will ensure the effective execution of our 2 show programing. For additional showcase information please view the Showcase Technical Packet below.
Young Dancers Workshop Instructors
Pas de Deux
If you have questions regarding particular facets of the Workshop, here are some contacts to receive direct help.
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