Be a Part of our Team. Hollingsworth competition program is designed for the dancer who enjoys a variety of dances and performing these routines on stage in many performance opportunities. The Hollingsworth Dancers compete at approximately 4-5 competitions and 1 National. These competitions usually take place from February through early May. Nationals are always in the summer – June or early July. The competitions take place in the Midwest; as close as Kansas City, Minneapolis and Des Moines. Dancers perform in many local shows. Competition dance gives the dancer an opportunity to learn and perform many styles – from Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop and Lyrical. Dancers learn stage presence, showmanship through team performance opportunities. The Hollingsworth Dancers are part of a team of individuals all striving for the same golf of self-improvement. Working as a team and supporting other team members.
Some of the biggest rewards of competing are self-esteem, friendships, knowledge, growth, accomplishment, and learning not to give up. it’s not about how you place, but the experience you bring home. Yes, winning is fun, but no one realizes their full potential until they are challenged. Children get a chance to see what other studios are doing and meet other dancers in a stimulating environment. The judges are accomplished dancers, teachers or choreographers and they give useful critique and feedback that will help each dancer broaden their abilities and knowledge.