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Acuity Competition Dance TeamACUITY:
1. Sharpness of vision; the visual ability to resolve fine detail
2. A quick and penetrating intelligence
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ACUITY PROGRAM

Acuity Dancers is a competition team program for serious young dancers who are committed to the art of dance and have a passion to perform. Participation is by invitation and audition only. Program begins each year at the end of August.

List of Summer Intensives and Colleges attended By Acuity Students

As part of the program, students will participate in:

  • Technique Classes
  • Performances
  • Competitions
  • Conventions
  • Workshops
  • Mentoring
  • Community Work

Curriculum Technique Classes include:
ballet, jazz, pointe, lyrical, and contemporary. Stretching, tap, acro, broadway jazz, and modern sessions will be offered throughout the year. Additional classes coming soon. All classes are taught by trained faculty and guest teachers.

 

Workshops include, but are not limited to:
choreography, mentoring, team building, self-esteem, pro vs. college routes, production planning, teaching tools, self-expression, journaling, dance history, intersections of art and dance, dance in film, building blocks of dance, stretching, injury prevention, rhythm and sound, auditions, resumes, college applications, and interview skills.

All dancers and families must be dedicated to the program and demonstrate integrity and decorum.

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Acuity Alumni 2014-16
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Competition and Performance Schedule 
2016-2017  

*** = participation is optional

November

Tremaine
Location: San Francisco, CA
Date: November 25-27

December

Winter Acuity Show
Location: San Francisco, CA
Date: December 17-18

January

DMC Scholarship
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date: January 21

LADM Convention and Competition
Location: 
Santa Clara, CA
Date: January 27-29

February

DMC Solo Title Rehearsal***
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date: February 10-12, 17-19

Youth America Grand Prie (YAGP)***
Location: San Francisco, CA
Date: February 17-19

Showstopper
Location: San Mateo, CA
Date: February 24-26

March

DMC Solo Title Competition***
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date: March 4-6 

Starpower
Location: San Jose, CA
Date: March 17-19

April

OnStage New York***
Location: San Mateo, CA
Date: April 7-9

DMC Regional Workshop and Competition***
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date: April 28-30
(required for DMC members, junior team, and titleholders)

May

24 Seven
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date: May 19-21

Spring Acuity Show
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Date: May 27-28

June

Bay Area Dance School Recital
Location:
 Woodside, CA
Date: June 1-2

Starbound***
Location:
San Mateo, CA
Date: June 2-4

 

 


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