Full Time Competitive
Goddards Studio provides and nurtures to the wants and needs of each and every student, delivering the highest calibre of training. We promote individuality and versatility, we encourage all of our students to find their own voice and their own style. As part of our commitment to excellent instruction, our Competitive Programme promotes self-esteem and the development of well rounded, technically trained dancers.
THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF DANCE TRAINING FOR PASSIONATE, COMMITTED AND DRIVEN DANCERS.
In our Full-Time Competitive Programme, dancers will flourish in many dance styles and build on various life and interpersonal skills. In this programme, dancers will develop self-discipline, responsibility, and teamwork and build courage, confidence, and resilience. This program is designed for students who display exemplary technique and above average development potential. Dancers on our Full Time Competitive Team must commit to training in a variety of disciplines, work to improve in every class, have a positive and forward-thinking attitude.
We are open to new competitive dancers of all ages who we believe would fit this program.
Goddards Competitive Full Time Programme allows students aged 7 and over to train on average, 10 to 15 hours per week.
*Please note that RAD Ballet Exams as well as Acrobatic Arts exams are mandatory.
An open audition is available for dancers ages 7 years & up with dance experience.
Dancers will receive feedback & recommendations on programming for the upcoming dance season. Once dancers have been invited into our competitive programme, all dancers must attend our Full Out Dance Intensive. If your dancer want to compete in Acro, they must attend our Full Out Acro Intensive which takes place in July.
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*There is no charge for our group open audition. Private auditions are also available for a fee of $25.
Mandatory Weekly Classes for Dancers in the Full Time Competitive Programme
- Two (2) RAD Ballet Classes
- One (1) Jazz Technique Class
- One (1) Jazz Choreography Class
- One (1) Tap Class
- One (1) Hip Hop Class
- One (1) Contemporary Class
- One (1) Lyrical Class
- One (1) Strength and Flexibility Class
(Musical Theatre and Aerial Hoop Classes are optional)
*Competitive rehearsals will take place in addition to the below mentioned technique classes.
Some students may choose to take an additional technique class outside of their programme level (for example; 2 Tap classes or 2 Acro classes a week). If you are interested in an additional class, please inquire and we are happy to add this into your schedule, if space permits. These classes are charged at $200 + hst for the year (this payment will be divided into 10 equal instalments).
PBT (Progressing Ballet Technique)
PBT classes run all year, from September to June, it is mandatory that all competitive dancers have one class a week. Equipment will be provided by the studio or dancers may use their own if they wish.