JAMM Buzz Newsletter

Competition Edition - September 2020

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Season No. 15

Important Competition Dancer Dates

Please visit the Handbook and Online Calendar for a full list of dates...

September 4 - Competition Dancer Registrations Due

September 15 - Solo Forms Due

September 15 - Absence Forms Due

September 21 - First Day of Dance for Comp Dancers (Mini Starz Begins the week of 10/5)

October 7 - NYCDA Fees Due

October 16-18 Masquerade Dance Competition (2019 Edge, Erik, Mikayla, KyriaKi)

October 15 - Solos Begin

October 23 and 24 Jr and Teen Musical Theater Line Choreo Weekend

December 4 James Kinney Master Class ALL Competition Dancers 5:00pm-6:30pm

December 5 and 6 James Kinney Sr. Musical Theater Line Choreo Weekend 9:30am - 4:00pm

Protege Meeting and Info

Monday, September 21 5:00pm - 7:00pm

I will provide pizza and treats! We will be going over your schedules, paperwork and learning some new protocol to help make our dance year safe and fun!

Warm Up Jackets

JAMM House of Style Online Store

Competition Team Photo Shoot

Competition team photos will be taken on Monday, September 28 for each competition group for our 2020 - 2021 companies. Hannah Herrig will be taking the group photos in the surrounding area outside at JAMM/ Central Park.

Please wear all black dance attire i.e.; leggins, leotards (no tights), fitted shirts, etc with no logos on the attire. Hair can be down and straight or curled. Minimal makeup should be worn. Dancers should wear street shoes and have a warm jacket or blanket (depending on weather) around them as they wait for their photo. Shoes and blankets will not be part of the photos and will be taken off just before the shoot.

Please arrive at JAMM 5 minutes early for your group photo. The schedule for your group is listed below...

4:30-5:00 Momentum

5:00-5:30 Drive

5:30-6:00 Push

6:00-6:30 Mini Starz Co.

6:30-7:00 Edge (we will do our best to get to you ballet on time if this applies to you)

7:00-7:30 Elevate

The studio is paying for these photos so there is no charge to parents or dancers for these photos. Each group will receive a digital copy on the band page that you can individually download for your use.

Please let us know if you have a conflict. We are hoping for 100% attendance from each group.

Musical Theater Lines

Jr Choreography Weekend

Teen Choreography Weekend

Sr. Choreography weekend



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