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Act 1 Talent

All Inclusive Broadway Experience™, Performing Arts Events, featuring competition, workshop and talent search in dance, acting and voice.

Act 1 Talent

Offering a fresh new take on dance competitions with a commitment to providing dancers of all levels with a fair and positive venue to showcase their talents.

American Dance Awards

Founded with the concept that competition is an educational tool to inspire dancers and their teachers to be the best they can be.

Art Stone/The Competitor

Accelerating the growth of dancers through movement education with a focus on personal attention and excellent customer service.

Artistic Dance Exchange

Created by Borona Arts Entertainment, LLC., Artistic Dance Exchange is the only dance convention and competition in the US to offer INTERNATIONAL exchange scholarship programs for established, upcoming, and novice dancers.

Ash Productions

ASH’s mission is to provide an unequaled dance experience that challenges dancers as artists, and inspires them to be the best they can be in both dance and life.

Backstage Performing Arts Competition

Committed to providing a fun, fair, and educational dance experience for all participants; fostering an atmosphere of camaraderie and good sportsmanship

Beyond the Stars Talent Competition

Our NEW and innovative BTS Dance Convention provides affordable one-day workshops offering classes in Jazz, Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Tap and Musical Theater in a motivating and empowering learning environment with the hottest trends that allows each dancer to shine.

Boston Conservatory

Boston Conservatory at Berklee provides a progressive learning environment where students are challenged to realize their potential as artists and inspired to pursue their dreams.


Offering an experience of true fun in competition with staff that goes above and beyond for its competitors.

Cathy Roe Productions

Our DVDs bring you essential dance education right in the privacy of your home or studio.

Celebration Talent

Striving to provide fun-filled events that celebrate all levels of talent - rising stars, shining stars and everything in between; giving a unique competition experience to all involved.

Charles H. Stewart Backdrops

A leading edge scenic design and backdrop rental company for over 120 years to enhance your production with well over 1,500 backdrops, drapes, lames and scrims to choose from.

Costume Gallery

A leader in providing dance costumes and accessories to studio owners, teachers and coaches; providing more than product, but peace of mind by offering more fresh designs every
 year than any other manufacturer.

Creations by Cicci

A global brand exceeding the expectations of studio owners, dance teachers and students, Creations by Cicci continue to excite audiences and performers around the world.

Curtain Call Costumes

A leader in providing dance costumes and accessories to studio owners, teachers and coaches; providing more than product, but peace of mind by offering more fresh designs every
 year than any other manufacturer.

Dance Educators of America

A national organization dedicated to the continuing education of dance teachers offering training, regional tours, national competitions and educational intensives with a highly trained and dedicated faculty of dance masters.

Dance Ovations

Dance Ovations creates events that encourage the development of every dancer. Our events are welcoming and friendly to everyone, surrounding each dancer, teacher, and guest in a family-like atmosphere.

Dance Recital Ticketing

A leading provider of ticket sales service specifically for dance studios including interactive seating charts for your theater, intuitive interfaces for parents. and turn-key solution for studios to sell tickets

Dance Teacher Web

Dance Teacher Web is the trusted resource for thousands of dance teachers and studio owners worldwide. Offering training videos, lesson plans, authored articles for teachers and business building along with video seminars and consultation services.

Dance the Magic

Helping you feel the Disney magic by showcasing your talented dancers in a parade down Main Street, U. S. A. in California, Florida and Paris; bringing dancers together from around the world for an experience that is full of emotion, excitement, pageantry and pride.

Dance Inc.

The talented team of professionals from the world of Broadway, film, and television found at Dancers Inc., as well as the life changing opportunities, are what make us the competition and convention for a new generation.


Founded in 1986, Dansco provides high quality dance costumes to its customers, all proudly made in the U.S.A.

DanZa Competition & Intensive

DanZa offers a unique dance opportunity that provides a positive dance experience offering competitive dance and master classes taught by the “Z Team” - the best and most respected dance educators in the industry.

Discount Dance Supply

Providing an extensive variety of dance apparel and resources for dancers and dance educators at an affordable price

Elite Dance Cup

A nationally recognized dance competition where you will walk away not only enriched by your experience, but also with a greater appreciation for the performing arts.

En Pointe Enterprises Ltd.

 En Pointe is a leading manufacturer and distributor of professional ballet dance equipment for ballet schools, dance studios, yoga and fitness studios across North America.

Encore Performing Arts

Encore offers you an entire team driven by a passion for the art of dance providing a positive, supportive competition experience for your studio with qualified, attentive, experienced judges and optional: Trophy or Charity Program.

Fusion National Dance Competition

Conventions and competitions designed to meet the needs of dancers of all ages and skill levels.  We believe in a standard of excellence and are committed to providing you with the best judges/faculty available to optimize your dancer's experience.

Glamour Costumes

Offering: High Quality Costumes, Hand-Sewn Sequins & Beads, Low Price Option to customize your own costume and Easy Online Order placements.

Groove National Dance Competition

Groove produces only the best, top-notch competitions, conventions and in-studio workshops in North America. We work to create a wonderful and uplifting environment for all those involved including the dancers, teachers, directors and their extended family and friends.


A family business offering a true competition experience focused on realistic scoring, developing relationships, and offering support to and enriching the dance community.

Hollywood Connection

Bill Bohl and Kimberly Lyon started Hollywood Connection 13 years ago with a mission. Bring passion back into convention classes, educate dancers on the commercial dance industry, and help guide dancers to a successful career in the professional world of dance. NO EGO. NO DRAMA. JUST DANCE. HOW IT SHOULD BE!

Inspire National Dance Competition

A dance competition focused on the art of dance, the excitement of competition and providing a positive experience for teachers and participating dancers.

Just For Kix

The latest dance costumes, shoes and clothes for today's dancer with exclusive dance brands that provide an extensive offering of the most envied performance styles and industry trends.

LA Dance Magic

Providing a nurturing learning environment where students can feel safe to explore and challenge themselves with new movement styles without feeling intimidated.

Legacy Dance Championships

Committed to being the dance world's competition leader by setting new industry standards and providing the highest quality, most professional events across the country with an inspirational atmosphere.

Markel Insurance Company

Not all dance insurance programs are created equal. You need insurance because it protects you from financial loss. Markel offers comprehensive liability and property coverage for dance schools.

Monsters of Hip Hop

The only all hip hop dance event, offering instruction from industry professionals and giving dancers real opportunities! Monsters Dance tours the country with its two-day dance workshops plus auditions for scholarships, seminars, and much more!

National Dance Showcase

At National Dance Showcase, we strive to encourage each and every performer’s growth by providing professional critiques, positive and constructive feedback, and a healthy competitive environment. 

New York City Dance Alliance

Attracting the best dancers in the country through investing in dancers and their futures; committed to dancers by continually offering resources, opportunities and guidance that help bridge the gap between the ‘convention’ world and the ‘real’ world of dance.

Oklahoma City University

The Ann Lacy School of American Dance and Arts Management is not just about teaching dance steps or management and teaching skills, but to instill character that will serve graduates in their professional careers and personal lives.

On Point Dance Competition

Offering regional and national events for competitive dancers which are supportive of dancers' talents and challenging of their skills.

Platinum National Dance Competition

With input from students, parents and studio owners alike, we’re bringing a new kind of competition to you! Each dancer is center-stage, parents participate and enjoy the entertainment and studio owners are paramount. At Platinum competitions, everyone shines!

Revel Dance Convention

Our faculty revel in the performances, instruction, and the opportunity to work closely with your students. Our events celebrate each and every one of our attendees, their teachers, and families, bringing the focus back  to a positive experience shared by all.

Spirit of Dance Awards

One of the east coast's premiere dance conventions, featuring well known instructors, choreographers and performers.

Spotlight Events

For more than 21 years Spotlight Events, Inc., producer of Spotlight Dance Cup, has been dedicated to providing high-quality professional dance competitions in cities throughout the country.

Stagestep Inc.

For more than 40 years, Stagestep has brought innovative dance, theater and performing arts flooring solutions, including a full line of wood and marley flooring surfaces, subfloors, installation and maintenance products to schools, stages, studios and homes.

Starbound National Talent Competition

Providing a positive, self-esteem building experience, where each and every performance and is recognized for their efforts. Every performer has worked hard to be where they are and their accomplishments deserve recognition.

Step Up 2 Dance

Whether you are a small or large school or a new or a seasoned competition school, your students will have a fun & educational experience at the Step Up 2 Dance Convention and Competition.

Talent on Parade

Talent On Parade is a year-round dance education, performance, and training company hosting dance competitions in the first half of the year, dance camps in the summer, workshops in the fall, and specialty events.

Thunderstruck Dance Competition

Set the stage on fire with our dance competitions and workshops.

Tremaine Dance Conventions

Furthering dance education in a positive and motivational environment through Master Classes with top professional choreographers from Los Angeles and New York.

Turn It Up Dance Challenge

As a producer of dance competitions and conventions, our mission is to provide not only a platform for young dancers to progress in their future dance careers, but also to offer a professional venue for dancers to compete with top studios as well as learn from experienced dance professionals.


Leaders in performance ticketing needs; Tututix is absolutely the easiest way to sell and distribute tickets to all your dance performances.


United Dance Merchants of America (UDMA) is an organization of companies that sell dance products and services. We promote and protect the interests of our members through marketing, communication, facilitating exhibitions and shows, and encouraging the growth and development of dance.

Urban Jamm Dance Convention

Come join Urban Jamm Dance Conventions featuring top dancers and choreographers.

U.S. Tournament of Dance

We provide talented young competitors the opportunity to compete in a professional setting where fairness and fun come first.

West Coast Dance Explosion

Dancing is what we love to do, and teaching is our passion! In addition to great classes, WCDE presents a top-notch competition complete with high caliber staging, lighting and sound.

World Class Talent Experience Inc.

The mission of World-Class Talent Experience is to support young aspiring artists by offering a positive dance competition experience that will enable growth and future success.


Providing students a world of travel experiences that immerse them in knowledge, culture, and inspiration. We help students grow by bringing learning to life—new ideas, new friends, and the memories of a lifetime.