WHAT IS DMYC?
Our mission is to be a youth dance company that fosters each dancer’s self-esteem through the knowledge of and appreciation for dance as a professional form of art and provides educational opportunities for our students to explore dance technique and performance.
NEW dancers are welcome to join us for Spring 2020!
Dancers interested in joining the DMYC should attend our first rehearsal on Saturday, Jan. 11:
James Island Studio : 10-11am
Hanahan Studio: 11:15am-12:15pm
Dance Moves Youth Company dancers are 8 years old and up, have completed at least one year of a Level I technique class, and are currently enrolled in at least one Dance Moves Studio class. The Youth Company rehearses on Saturday mornings as a full-ensemble and throughout the week for smaller, additional pieces to build season repertoire.
Now in its eighth season, the DMYC has performed at local school festivals, the Carolina Green Fair, KidsFair, South Carolina Stingrays Hockey games, a Harlem Globetrotters game, Piccolo Spoleto, the North Charleston Arts Festival, concerts produced by the South Carolina Dance Association (SCDA), and the Charlotte Dance Festival. Additionally, the company presents its own informal concert in December and Spring concert in a traditional theater.
ALL DANCERS MUST PROVIDE &
WEAR TO EACH PERFORMANCE:
Solid, plain black tank top or leotard, straps should be thin and easily hid under other costumes. NO extra details (i.e. flowers or rhinestones
Solid, plain black leggings
Tan jazz shoes
Sneakers (back-up shoe option for outdoor performances)
Hair pulled neatly off face and secured back
The Dance Moves Youth Company participation fee is $250/year or
two semester payments of $125 for each dancer.
This participation fee helps to cover rehearsal costs, costumes, and space rentals for weekly rehearsals and DMYC performances.
All checks made payable to: Dance Moves Youth Company