We are so proud of our All-Star pom squads!  This year we took home 5 State Championships, 5 Regional 1st Place titles and 4 NATIONAL CHAMPION TITLES!

For information regarding requirements, please visit our DanceStar Policies page.  For pictures of our All-Stars, please visit our DanceStar Photo Gallery.

How DANCE Competition classes are different from All-Star POM classes

Our competition companies and our all-star pom teams are separate entities, although many girls choose to participate in both.  Here are some of the similarities and differences.

 

              Requirement

Dance Companies

All-Star Pom Teams

Outside instruction

Convention (The One Intensive or another in the winter)

Summer pom camp: sometimes “in-studio” sometimes at OU

Learning Competition Routines

Master classes: August-October (one per class)

Summer choreography camps

Summer requirements

1.5 hour tech class plus

45-min tap class twice a week in June

1 hour, per week, class in June, plus August lessons

Additional Classes

Hour-long technique class (same for either)

Hour-long technique class (same for either)

Costume fees

$125 deposit, balance due later

$100 deposit, balance due later

Competition Dates

3 competitions, typically in Feb, March, April

3 competitions, typically in September - January

Company Attire

Warm-up jackets, pants, studio t-shirts, duffle bag, etc.

Pom Warm-up suit and drawstring bag

Competition Fees (Tuition will be applied normally)

Competition entry fees for each dance, plus annual MDMC fee

Competition entry fees for each dance, plus annual MDMC fee

Class placement

Your performance in summer workshop will be used for class placement

Formal auditions are held each year in late April/early May

Recital

Competition routines may perform in multiple recitals

Competition routines may perform in multiple recitals