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COMPETITIONS

 

Faubourg Theatre has been developing competitive ballet and contemporary dancers for over 25 years now. Our students and teachers have received multiple awards and recognitions, and are still one of the top schools for training dancers for the professional arena. Competitions are a way for students to receive outside feedback and to audition for professional companies and schools throughout the US and abroad.

COMPETITION SKILLS PRE-REQUISITE RECOMMENDATIONS

    • Intermediate Level Academy Members:
      • Ability to maintain correct posture, turnout, and footwork throughout Barre Work
      • Consistency in executing series of 5 clean double en dedans and en dehors simple pirouettes landing in 5th position, while maintaining correct turnout and posture
      • Ability to maintain 150 degrees turned out Extension for 4 seconds devant and à la seconde.
      • Ability to maintain 90 degrees Arabesque and Attitude, with correct alignment, with turnout in both legs, crossing upper leg behind back, and execute Promenade en dehors and en dedans maintaining correct lines, turnout and alignment
      • Ability to execute 16 single Fouettés, while maintaining turnout and posture
      • Demonstration of clean Petit Allégro jumps in Changements, Assemblés, and Petit Jettés, closing in 5th position, with minimum elevation to pointed toes, while maintaining posture and turnout.
    •  Intermediate-Advanced Level Academy Member:
      • Ability to maintain correct posture, turnout, and footwork throughout Barre Work
      • Consistency in executing series of 5 clean double en dedans and en dehors simple Pirouettes sur les pointes, landing in 5th position, while maintaining turnout and posture
      • Ability to maintain 160 degrees turned out Extension for 8 seconds devant and à la seconde; execute Promenade en dehors, while maintaining correct lines, turnout and alignment
      • Ability to maintain 90 degrees arabesque and attitude, with correct alignment, with turnout in both legs, crossing upper leg behind back; execute Promenade en dehors and en dedans, and Penché maintaining  correct lines, turnout and alignment
      • Consistency in executing series of 5 clean single en dedans and en dehors Grandes Pirouettes en Attitude, Arabesque, and à la Seconde sur les pointes, landing in Plie Allongé, while maintaining turnout and posture
      • Ability to execute 32 single Fouettés, while maintaining turnout and posture
      • Ability to execute 4 clean Italian Fouettés en dehors and en dedans sur les pointes, while maintaining turnout and posture
      • Demonstration of clean Petit Allégro jumps in Entrechat-quatres, Assemblé Battu, and Petit Jetté Battu closing in 5th position, with minimum elevation to pointed toes, while maintaining posture and turnout
      • Demonstration of clean Grande Allégro jumps in Saut de Chat, Entrelacé, and Cabriole, at full extension level of elevation, while maintaining posture and turnout
    • Advanced Level Academy Member:
      • Ability to maintain correct posture, turnout, and footwork Barre Work
      • Consistency in executing series of 5 clean triple en dedans and en dehors simple Pirouettes sur les pointes, landing in 5th position, while maintaining turnout and posture
      • Ability to maintain 170 degrees turned out Extension for 8 seconds devant and à la seconde, and execute Promenade en dehors and en dedans, while maintaining Extension maintaining correct lines, turnout and alignment
      • Ability to maintain 110 degrees Arabesque and Attitude, with correct alignment, with turnout in both legs, crossing upper leg behind back; execute Promenade en dehors and en dedans, and Penché maintaining correct lines, turnout and alignment
      • Penché en relevé
      • Consistency in executing series of 5 clean double en dedans and en dehors Grandes Pirouettes en Attitude, Arabesque, and à la Seconde sur les pointes, ending en pointes allongé, while maintaining turnout and posture
      • Ability to execute 32 single Fouettés sur les pointes, while maintaining turnout and posture
      • Ability to execute 8 clean Italian Fouettés en dehors and en dedans sur les pointes, while maintaining turnout and posture
      • Demonstration of clean Petit Allégro jumps in Entrechat-six, Assemble Battu, Petit Jetté Battu, and Brisé closing in 5th position, with minimum elevation to pointed toes, while maintaining posture and turnout
      • Demonstration of clean Grande Allégro jumps in Saut de Chat, Entrelacé, and Cabriole, at full extension level of elevation, while maintaining posture and turnout

 

Competitions are by invitation only. 

COMPETITION COMPANY APPLICATION PROCESS 

Step 1. AUDITION

 

Step 2. INTERVIEW

You will be contacted via email or by phone to discuss
goals, program expectations, class attendance,& tuition.
Request INTERVIEW Date 

 

Step 3. REGISTRATION

 

 

 

 

Schedule & Tuition Information:

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