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2017 Convention Cities & Dates:

Birmingham, AL - March 3

New Orleans, LA - March 17

Baton Rouge, LA - March 24


In 2017, VIP DANCE is offering workshop classes in select cities. Participation in the Convention is NOT required in order to compete in the VIP DANCE® Competition. 

The regional convention classes will take place on Friday evening starting around 5 PM and lasting approximately four to five hours, ending with scholarship auditions.

Our faculty consists of working choreographers, performers, and teachers from all across the country. They represent the disciplines of traditional jazz, contemporary jazz, tap, ballet, lyrical, hip-hop, musical theatre, and modern.

Junior: 12 & under (Intermediate Level)
Senior: 13 & over (Advanced Level)


Regional Convention Fees


  Regional Fee     Incentives
Juniors $85/person     5-15 Students 2 Teachers Attend Free
Seniors $85/person     16-39 Students 3 Teachers Attend Free
*Teachers $85/person     40+ Students 4 Teachers Attend Free
Observers $5/person        


*Teachers are welcome to take class in either the Junior Room, Senior Room, or a combination or both rooms. Teachers are not eligible to participate in the scholarship auditions.


Observer Badges will be available for purchase at the door on the day of the convention. Teachers and dancers will not be allowed to enter classes as observers.

Scholarships Awarded
Scholarship winners will be chosen in both the Junior & Senior levels. The amount of scholarships awarded will be based on the number of participants in that city.