Our Performance Team members, ages 5-14, are chosen through a 3-day audition process. Dancers take at least 2 classes each week, including one performance team routine jazz class and one base class; Either a recreational class or a Birchwood Ballet technique class. Also available are optional Performance Team tap, hip hop, acro and jazz technique classes.
The 2023-24 Performance Team Audition Workshop will take place on July 24-28, with auditions on Friday, July 28. Exact audition times will be determined on July 25th.
Our teams perform 4-6 times each year, including the opportunities outlined below.
- Edina Dance Team Invitational (January)
- Minnesota Timberwolves and/or Lynx Halftime Show (December-May)
- Various Senior Centers (December-March)
- One Recreational Dance Competition (April)
- Alex’s Lemonade Stand (June)
- Our Annual Recital (June)
Extra Performance Opportunities
- Suggestions Welcome!
- One 60-Minute Team Jazz Class
- One Base Class: Either a VP recreational class or a Birchwood Ballet Technique Class
- Optional: Performance Team Tap, Hip hop, jazz technique classes.
- Tuition: Rates vary by your choice of base and optional classes selected. 10% multiple class discount applies.
- Age-appropriate Performance Team costumes rented from VDP-Approximately $45-$50. Additional costume fees vary by base and optional classes selected.
- Competition Fee- approximately $55