SA Premier Dance

SA Premier Dance program offers participants a chance to learn dance technique styles in ballet, tap and a hip-hop/jazz fusion.  Athletes should be interested in learning dance at a higher level, as well as developing routines for final performances.  Learn more about scholarships here.

Division Info

Key:
Appropriate for children who walk independently.
Appropriate for children who use an assistive device.
Appropriate for children who use a wheelchair.

SA Premier

A dance-specific coach will offer techniques for participants to learn movements and work towards a final performance. Athletes do not need to be completely ambulatory, but must be able to independently move their arms with task modification, if necessary.

Division Requirements

  • Athlete may have a physical or intellectual disability
  • Successful tryout or recommendation by staff
  • Possess the skill and desire to compete at a higher level
  • Must be able to comprehend and retain rules and skills, and then build upon them from week to week
  • 1:1 support is not provided, so must be able to train, compete, function in a group setting and follow the coach’s directions without volunteer assistance
  • Athletes will train with the goal of participating in competitions in and/or out of San Antonio
Typically offered
Winter Spring Fall
Duration
Saturday practices; 2 sessions/4 mos
Age
6-25
Program Fee
Monthly fee based on practices and competitions

Activity Requirements

  • Athlete should have an understanding of spatial awareness and be able to control their movements in class for safety
  • Able to learn and remember new terminology and steps each week in various dance styles