CONVENTION/WORKSHOP

CONVENTION/WORKSHOP

 

  • 2 days of classes in JAZZ, BALLET, TAP, HIP-HOP, CONTEMPORARY, SPECIALTY CLASSES, STREET, FITNESS & MORE taught by the industry’s top choreographers and teachers!
  • 2 All day long HIP-HOP only BALLROOMS
  • HOLLYWOOD DANCE AGENCY VIDEO SUBMISSIONS
  • Great Studio and Teacher discounts
  • Lots of convention scholarships and 1-week studio scholarships in L.A.

Students may change levels (at teacher’s discretion) within the first two classes of the day.
Additional charges will occur for upgrades. No refunds for down grades.

Designated Urban Jamm Dance Conventions wristbands must be worn at all times.
Only those wearing wristbands will be allowed to participate and enter ballrooms.
Full tuition will be assessed for any wristbands damaged or lost!’

REGISTRATION

Pre-registration is strongly advised… space is limited!

Registration on 1st morning cannot be guaranteed!

Register early…we will fill up fast!
Call the Urban Jamm office at the designated hotel one day prior to convention to verify space availability for last minute registration.

All participants (additional teachers, assistant teachers and students) must be pre-registered with their studio on an official Urban Jamm Dance Conventions registration form (photo copies and website forms acceptable) and postmarked 40 days prior to the convention date to qualify for the Discounted Tuition and Teacher Special Discount.

Dance Studios – BRING MORE THAN 25 students and receive a FREE CLASS VIDEO for all classes taught in the Juniors and Seniors and Hip Hop only ballrooms. This video will be given to registered Teachers only. The video will also be available at a cost of $125.00 U.S.

Please go online to complete your registration. www.urbanjamm.com

Forms are provided in your downloadable booklet, but a processing fee of $100.00 will be charged if you do not register through our online registration.

 

Scholarship students’ names must be included on registration form.
We keep records of all scholarships but will need to see your scholarship certificate by fax/scan or at the convention.

Students may change levels (at teacher’s discretion) within the first two classes of the day.
Additional charges will occur for upgrades. No refunds for down grades.

Designated Urban Jamm Dance Conventions wristbands must be worn at all times.
Only those wearing wristbands will be allowed to participate and enter ballrooms. Full tuition will be assessed for any wristbands damaged or lost!’

CONVENTION CONFIRMATION

An Email notice confirming the receipt of tuition will be sent immediately upon receipt of payment.

The complete confirmation packet including forms, class schedule, and other information will be Emailed within 2 weeks of convention date.

Registrations received 14 days or less before convention may not be acknowledged with any confirmation information. Please call to verify.

Confirmation forms will also be sent to individual registrants (not connected with a particular school).
You can Register as an “Independent” if not connected to a particular dance school and still compete if you register as an “Assistant Teacher”.

Please present your forms and an I.D. at the pre-registration desk for admittance.

 

CHAPERONES

All dancers 15 years and under who are registered at the hotel must be accompanied by a chaperone of legal age.
We ask everyone’s cooperation in respecting the privacy of other hotel guests and all hotel property.

TEACHERS

Receive the URBAN JAMM DANCE CONVENTIONS 2017-2018
Access pass to video classes
Access to all ballrooms at all times in addition to private classes

FREE admission to competition and reserved seating

FREE Tees from our sales table “if registering 15+ students”.

NOT eligible for competition, scholarships, or Well Rounded Dancer Award

ASSISTANT TEACHERS

Access to all ballrooms at all times including private teacher sessions

Eligible for competition, scholarships, and the Well Rounded Dancer Award

Free admission to competition

Seniors Students – Triple Pirouette, axels, switch leaps, pull backs

Juniors Students – Double pirouette, pique turns, jete, double time step

 
 

Seniors 12-up, Juniors 7-11 and  Minis 5-7

Are all eligible for competition, scholarships, and the Well Rounded Dancer Award (Minis are not eligible for the well rounded dancer award)
as well as free admission to the competition. These students may dance in their designated ballrooms ONLY

HIP-HOP ONLY Ballroom for Seniors (ages 12 and over)

These students will be allowed access to all hip-hop and jazz funk classes in this ballroom only

HIP-HOP ONLY Ballroom for Juniors (ages 7 to 11)

These students will be allowed access to all hip-hop and jazz funk classes in this ballroom only.

Hip Hop Only students may also compete and audition for scholarships, but are not eligible for the Well Rounded Dancer Award.

OBSERVERS

May not be a teacher, dancer, studio owner or manager

Allowed entry only with paid attendees

May observe in all ballrooms except private teacher classes.

Observers may NOT take notes or participate in any

CLASSES

Free admission to competition

May observe scholarship auditions

Observers will get your own special class(es) to get up and Jamm!