"Quality dance is an important part of the rich and diverse culture available to all individuals in every community across the United States and Canada. The pre-professional dance company is at the core; reaching communities and populations that may not be served by larger, professional companies. As members of Regional Dance America, these companies claim national and international recognition for the standards to which they are held. Young dancers regardless of geographic boundaries have access to quality dance performance, training opportunities and over $250,000 in scholarships annually; choreographers thrive in enriching settings with all resources necessary to grow and develop into regional, national and international stature. Regional Dance America is the national identity for member companies, unifying the five regional associations."
A dynamic time of growth for
dancers, directors and teachers.
Provides choreographers, dancers, directors, and musicians an opportunity to
challenge themselves in an environment directed by a master choreographer
and enhanced by renowned teachers.
Being a part of a nationwide group of dance companies who meet on a regular
basis give directors a unique perspective on the pulse of the dance world.
exchanging ideas with other companies and directors in the areas of board
organization, legal matters, productions, fund-raising, and more.
Interaction with an
experienced professional who, as an impartial observer, visits each company
yearly to offer help and advice to Artistic Directors, dancers and board
for directors, choreographers and dancers through the Festival classes,
auditions and performances.
When you are a member of Regional Dance America, you are one of a select
group of companies belonging to Regional Dance America.
Pacific Region Mission Statement--
Regional Dance America-Pacific
is an association of ballet companies dedicated to the pursuit of excellence
through performance, education, networking, and promotion of the art of
dance throughout the Pacific Region