Competition Team

Law Dance Studio offers its students the opportunity to audition and compete as part of a larger competitive team. This team will travel to a variety of competitions representing the studio. The competition team is focused, fun, hardworking but also requires a higher level of commitment and expectations.

 Competition team STUDENTS must:

  • Prepare and present a competition audition.

  • Enroll in SEVEN genres of dance offered at LAW dance Studio. Competition team members must be versatile in all disciplines. The cost for competition team members is $160 per month (providing a $45 per month discount as compared to taking the same number of classes and not being on the competition team). This cost includes monthly tuition and workshops registration fees. Costumes for each genre are additional and fundraising opportunities are made available throughout the year.


      • Acro

      • Ballet

      • Hip Hop

      • Jazz

      • Tap

      • Competition Group Number


      • Cheer Dance

      • Contemporary

      • Musical Theater

      • PBT

  • If attending classes at other studios it must be disclosed upfront to Ms. Lisa. LAW Dance Studio Competition Team members may not compete with another studio.

  • Attend ALL competition classes. Being a part of team means being there for your team.

  • Attend ALL studio presented workshops. Costs associated with workshops are waived for competition team members.

  • Attend ALL mandatory competitions. LAW will participate in 4 mandatory competitions. Optional performance opportunities will also be available throughout the year, including the summer months.

  • Be a student in good standing academically and behaviorally in respective schools. Students must also be presentable at all times while in the studio and outside of the studio. Students represent LAW Dance Studio in appearance and behavior wherever they are. It is the expectation of Ms. Lisa that students behave accordingly. Vulgar language and behavior are strictly prohibited.

 2019/2020 Competition Season:

The following workshops, conventions and competitions are mandatory for competition team members.

  • November 3rd, 2019 - Turn It Up Dance Convention (Buffalo Niagara Convention Center - Buffalo, NY)

  • February 28th - March 1st, 2020 - Turn It Up Dance Competition (Buffalo, NY)

  • March 20th - March 22nd, 2020 - New York City Dance Alliance Workshop & Competition (Buffalo, NY)

  • April 17th - April 19th, 2020 - Star Systems Dance Competition (Rochester, NY)

  • May 8th - May 10th, 2020 - Onstage New York (Niagara Convention Center, Niagara Falls, NY)

Competition team PARENTS must:

  • Pay monthly tuition on time.

  • Purchase LAW competition team jacket. The cost of the jacket is $150 and fundraising opportunities are available. Additional LAW branded gear are available for purchase but are not mandatory.

  • Purchase one competition costume for the competition group number (in addition to the costumes for the other 6 pieces). The cost of this costume will be approximately $80 and fundraising opportunities are available.

  • Volunteer their time at events where the studio will have a presence. Events include but are not limited to:

    • Labor Day Parade

    • Stage Props

    • Christmas Party

    • Spring Party

    • Workshops

    • Spring Studio Recital