Age Division: 6 & under, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18, 19 & over, and Parent/Adult Category. All ages are taken as of May 1, 2015. Please average ages and ROUND all decimal points.
Styles Acro/gym*, ballet, contemporary, hip hop, jazz, lyrical, modern, musical theater, open*, pointe, and tap.* Routines that contain more than 3 gymnastic/acro tricks must be placed in acro/gym category. **For any style not clearly defined by the others listed.
Classifications Competitive: Received a critique tape and it eligible for all medal, special and high score awards. Pre-Competitive: All dancers have NEVER competed ANYWHERE as of May 1, 2015Receives a critique tape and is eligible for all medal, special and high score awards. Non-Competitive: Receives only a critique tape. Is NOT eligible for ANY awards. Pro-Am: Comprised of at least one professional dancer or teacher. Receives a critique tape and is eligible for all medal, special, and high score awards.
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