We are attending this comp with PDC, so you will get to see some new dances! Similar to last week, we are using a block schedule, but we are split into a few days. Double check for all of your dances and arrival times!

March 12-14

Hyatt Regency Minneapolis (1300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55403)

Schedule & Packing List
*Double check everything made it back in your bags from our last comp. Remember your Platinum Mask and team socks 🙂

Costume Checklist
Packing List

Dancers should arrive completely ready to dance in their first costume! Please keep in mind parking Downtown is not as easy as it was last weekend.

TWO spectators per dancer
No parents or spectators are allowed in the backstage area – Dancers ages 8 and under are allowed 1 parent in the dressing room.

Parent Account
You need to set-up your Parent Center before the competition this weekend. Each dancer paid a $25 media fee for Applause Talent & in order to receive your photos & videos – you need to set-up your Parent Center before the comp. Visit the Applause website or the link below. You will receive all photos in your Parent Center. * NO VIDEO TAPING OR PHOTOGRAPHY ALLOWED. https://applausetalent.com/create-account (be sure to choose the 2021 Minneapolis competition, not 2020)


This competition uses the following awards:

First Call Level
Double Platinum
High Gold

Ovation & Encore Level
Elite Platinum
Double Platinum
High Gold

Additional Awards:
Choreography Award
Most Entertaining Award
Highest Score of the Competition
Top Studio

Adjudications will be given at the end of each block for Platinum
All overall, special awards and high point will be presented virtually via livestream at the end of the last scheduled day of the entire competition. WE WILL STREAM FINAL AWARDS TOGETHER AT THE STUDIO on Sunday night! More timing and info coming soon (similar timing to last week).

Download the APPLAUSE app here: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/applause-talent/id1071735220

Tune in LIVE! https://www.applausetalent.com/virtual-competition/theater

THANK YOU for all of your hard work last weekend (dancers and parents). You guys made it a breeze!! LET’S DO IT ALL AGAIN THIS WEEKEND!!!!