Informal Concert, George Rowland White Performance Center, Studio 1
Friday, March 2, 2018, 11:00 AM

AL A RONDO
Suitland High School, Center for Visual and Performing Arts, Forestville, MD

CAPTIVATED
Charles J. Colgan Sr. High School, Manassas, VA

DISPLACED
Fort Hamilton High School Joffrey Academy, Brooklyn, NY

WHERE’S MY LOVE
Lone Peak High School, Highland, UT

LEAVE TAKING 
Arlington Heights High School, Fort Worth, TX

RIP TIDE
Vancouver School of Arts and Academics, Vancouver, WA

HERO AND BEATRICE: MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
Lone Peak High School, Highland, UT

FREEDOM
Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts, Hartford, CT

JOURNEY THROUGH TEMPTATION
Suitland High School, Center for Visual and Performing Arts, Forestville, MD

FLUME
High Tech High School, North Bergen, NJ

Informal Concert, George Rowland White Performance Center, Studio 1
Friday, March 2, 2018, 2:00 PM

RISE UP, BELIEVE, AND NEVER QUIT
Denver School of the Arts, Denver, CO

CHAOS
San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts, San Diego, CA

SOMNIUM
Northfield Mount Hermon School, Mount Hermon, MA

FLOOTA VEEKA
Arts & Communication Magnet Academy, Beaverton, OR

RIVER
Calvary Christian Academy, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

VIOLA
Park City High School, Park City, UT

HYPE!
Niles North High School, Skokie, IL

I’LL TAKE CARE OF YOU
Del Sol Academy of the Performing Arts, Las Vegas, NV

CORVUS
Prospect High School, Mount Prospect, IL

BREATH OF LIFE
Miami Arts Charter School Homestead, Homestead, FL

Outstanding Student Choreography Concert, Byham Theater
Friday, March 2, 2018, 5:30 PM

Please refer to your Tech Schedule for your assigned rehearsal time.

PAPER CHASE
Pebblebrook High School, Mableton, GA

LIBERATE
Jefferson High School, Portland, OR

FOR LOLA
Prospect High School, Mount Prospect, IL

NOTHING TO SAY
New World School of the Arts, Miami, FL

ARCHETYPE
Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School, South Hadley, MA

THE ISLES ARE FULL OF NOISES
Lone Peak High School, Highland, UT

THE REPORT
Victoria School of the Arts, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

IDEOLOGY
Howard W. Blake High School, Tampa, FL

INTERCHANGING
New World School of the Arts, Miami, FL

TREMORS
Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, Jacksonville, FL

SEVEN
George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology, Towson, MD

Gala Concert, Byham Theater
Friday, March 2, 2018, 8:00 PM

Please refer to your Tech Schedule for your assigned rehearsal time.

GUARDIANS
Mid-Pacific Institute, Honolulu, HI

STRENGTH WITHIN
Jefferson High School, Portland, OR

WHEN IN DOUBT
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA

TABLEAU
South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities, Greenville, SC

GIGI
Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, Bethlehem, PA

1 LEDGE
Howard W. Blake High School, Tampa, FL

MALAGUENA
Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, Jacksonville, FL

INTERMISSION

UNBREAKABLE LIGHT
Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts, Hartford, CT

A GENTLE REMINDER
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA

YAMA
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA

UNSTUCK
Newtown High School of the Performing Arts, Sydney, Australia

SIRENIC
The Grier School, Birmingham, PA

IN REACTION
Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Dallas, TX

I THINK
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA 

Informal Concert, George Rowland White Performance Center, Studio 1
Saturday, March 3, 2018, 11:00 AM

 

WHO ARE YOU?
Harrison High School, Farmington Hills, MI

(BE)LONGING
Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts, Fort Worth, TX

WHINERS
Creekview High School, Carrollton, TX

HARDBOUND
Dr. Phillips High School Dance Magnet, Orlando, FL

CREEDENCE
Cypress Lake High School Center for the Arts, Wesley Chapel, FL

DRIFTS OF INTUITION
Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, Bethlehem, PA

HER
Boston Arts Academy, Boston, MA

A LIFE NOT STILL
Fine Arts Center, Greenville, SC

Showcase Concert, Byham Theater
Saturday, March 3, 2018, 5:30 PM

Please refer to your Tech Schedule for your assigned rehearsal time.

INCOGNITO
The Governor's School for the Arts, Norfolk, VA

SOCIETY’S STRINGS
Charles J. Colgan Sr. High School, Colgan, VA

COMPANY OF ORBS – Excerpt
Taipei American School, Taipei, Taiwan

WHEN THE BROOK MEETS THE RIVER
Alabama School of Fine Arts, Birmingham, AL

RETRO VIGNETTES
Del Sol Academy of the Performing Arts, Las Vegas, NV

RAEIN
Mercersburg Academy, Mercersburg, PA

BARREL O’ FUN
Dr. Phillips High School, Orlando, FL

TATU
DeKalb School of the Arts, Avondale Estates, GA

INTERFACE
Renaissance High School Dance Workshop, Detroit, MI

Gala Concert, Byham Theater
Saturday, March 3, 2018, 8:00 PM

Please refer to your Tech Schedule for your assigned rehearsal time.

EXPOSED
Jefferson High School, Portland, OR

A DEAL WITH CHAOS
Howard W. Blake High School, Orlando, FL

SEIZE
New World School of the Arts, Miami, FL

MATTAH (excerpt)
George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology, Towson, MD

IN A WORD OR TWO
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, New Orleans, LA

KAUM
Newtown High School of the Performing Arts, Sydney, Australia

INTERMISSION

OUTSTANDING STUDENT CHOREOGRAPHY WINNER

SEAS OF FLUCTUATION
The Grier School, Birmingham, PA

AND WE WAIT
Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, Bethlehem, PA

TIME LAPSE
Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, Jacksonville, FL

PUT A LID ON IT
South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities, Greenville, SC

SUNLIT SONG
Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Dallas, TX

 

Please read the following carefully prior to submitting your works.

Eligibility

  • Works submitted must be in one of the following dance idioms: ballet, modern, jazz, hip-hop, tap, musical theater, or world dance
  • Choreography may be by a faculty member, guest artists, currently enrolled student or may be a Reconstruction*
  • Dancers must be full-time high school students, currently enrolled in grade 9, 10, 11, or 12 at the school submitting the dance(s)
  • Solos may be submitted by student choreographers but only works choreographed for two or more dancers are eligible for the “Outstanding Student Choreography Award”
  • Submitted works must be a final product, (preferably) in costume, and must be danced by those who will be performing at the Festival
  • Substituting dancers without the expressed permission of the committee may result in the entire work being disqualified from performance
  • * Reconstructed works, where the choreographer is no longer living, may be submitted provided you acquire any permission rights
  • Works previously performed at the Festival within the past two years may not be resubmitted by the same school

Verification

  • Teacher in charge must verify that any student piece submitted has been choreographed by a student
  • Faculty may critique and provide feedback for improvement to the choreography prior to submission, but the created and rehearsed work must be by the student

Submitted Works

  • Up to five total works may be submitted per school, with a maximum of three faculty or guest works. The remainder may all be student choreographed works
  • Student choreographed work should be 3-6 minutes (maximum) in length
  • Faculty or guest dance works should be 3-12 minutes (maximum) in length
  • Submissions should have no identifying information in the video itself or with the video, only the title of each work
  • All submissions should present a clear and clean recording of the work and should have sound and adequate lighting
  • Submissions with crossfades or cuts will not be accepted

Submission

  • An Adjudication Submission must be completed for each submitted works. You can enter up to five total submissions on the form.
  • More than one work per school may be accepted for performance by the committee
  • You must provide a link to your video in the Adjudication Submission. Your video must be accessible online from submission through the Festival. DVDs or electronic submissions via email or Dropbox will not be accepted.
  • The fee is $25 for each work submitted. Payment must be submitted prior to Dec. 7, 2017. No works will be adjudicated without the appropriate fee.