Why is Groove the best choice for my studio?
Groove produces only the best, top-notch competitions, conventions and in-studio workshops in North America. We work to create a wonderful and uplifting environment for all those involved including the dancers, teachers, directors and their extended family and friends. We surround ourselves with extremely professional, knowledgeable and inspiring faculty and crew members who aid us in producing fun and beneficial events. Groove is able to put on such innovative and memorable events because we pride ourselves on the following core values:
-Take pride in detail
-Respect everyone at all times
-Provide AMAZING service
-Never stop learning and growing
-Have fun and enjoy every day
-Discuss solutions over problems
-Uphold honesty and integrity
-Always innovate and challenge the status quo
We strive for your experience with Groove to be phenomenal before, during and after our events. Our goal is not just one weekend of competition or convention classes, but instead, a constant dedication to inspiring the growth of each individual dancer. We truly love what we do and feel so lucky to be able to share what we love with so many people across the world.
What We Offer at Our Regional Competitions
Our regional competitions feature free master classes for each registered competitor.
Included in each competitor's registration is our $22 media program in which each student receives unlimited download access to all of the the photos and videos taken at their event.
New this season, we will be featuring THREE LEVELS of competition: Novice, Intermediate and Competitive. In addition, we will only run single-stage regional competitions, each with entry caps.
We offer unique awards where competitors will have multiple opportunities to win including adjudicated awards, category placements, overall awards, studio awards, judges' awards, cash prizes and scholarship opportunities.
What We Offer at Our National Finals
Each student will be charged an $86 Nationals Fee which includes their tuition for their convention classes, entry and dinner to either the GrooveFest Gala or Junior Beach Bash and unlimited download access to all of the photos and videos taken at the event.
In addition, we also offer a free hotel room for studio directors at our National Finals. Studio Directors :: Please contact us for more information and stipulations on our free director hotel room!
Our National Finals feature a three-level convention (two 45-minute classes for ages 9 & under and four 1- hour classes for ages 10-13 years old and 14 & up) , as well as our social events of the week: the GrooveFest Gala and Junior Beach Bash.
Each National Finals will also feature our final battle of the week known as "The JAM," which will feature approximately 60 group entries where the winner of The JAM will receive $1,000 cash prize.
Our National Finals will also feature our 4th Annual Charity Parent Dance Battle and our Dancer of the Year competition.
What We Offer at Our Regional Conventions
Our one-day conventions focus on smaller class sizes for a more personal learning experience from our professional and knowledgeable faculty members from around the world.
Each convention features classes in Lyrical, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop and Contemporary.
Dancers will have the opportunity to earn scholarships to outside workshops, Groove Conventions and Groove Competitions. Each convention will end with our Faculty Finale, scholarship presentation and meet & greet.
What We Offer at Our In-Studio-Workshops
Our in-studio workshops feature a customized itinerary and schedule to best benefit your studio's dancers and teachers alike.
Each in-studio workshop gives your dancers a hands on, personal experience where they will have the opportunity to receive individual corrections and attention.
Studio directors and teachers are given the opportunity to choose their class genres and age groups to best fit their studio.