Dates have been announced for the 18th annual UDMA (United Dance Merchants of America) Dance Resource and Costume Show, the country’s biggest vendor gathering for dance teachers and studio owners.
The 2011 dates include September 24-25, Long Beach, California; October 1-2, Atlanta, Georgia; October 8-9, New Jersey, and October 15-16, Chicago, Illinois.
The event is a showcase for costumes, competitions, conventions, video and teaching tools, tours, flooring, fundraisers, magazines, and many other attractions, with vendors showing their newest products and services to help teachers and studios owners with the business of dance.
Studio owners can review entire costume and dancewear lines. They also can speak one-on-one with company representatives and designers or chat with leaders in a wide range of other dance-related fields, including competition hosts, shoe manufacturers, flooring specialists, and photographers. For more in-depth information, attend any of the show’s brand new seminars, all led by experts in their fields. The event includes deals, exclusive show specials, prizes, and giveaways.
Admission to the show is free. For more information, visit www.udma.org.