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RDA Awards $400,000 in Scholarships and 650 Letters of Acceptance or Encouragement to apply for College and University Programs at National Festival 2017

$400,000 in scholarships to summer intensives were awarded to dancers at the RDA National Festival 2017 in Phoenix, AZ.  These scholarships included cash awards and tuition to attend Summer Programs.  Over 650 letters of acceptance or encouragement to apply to colleges and universities across the country were also awarded.

South Dayton Dance Theatre Choreographer Awarded Prestigious Monticello Choreography Award

Kaitlynd Valentini, who choreographed the work, Phantasmagoria, on dancers from South Dayton Dance Theatre, received the prestigious Monticello Award at the 2017 RDA National Festival.  As a recipient of this award, Kaitlynd receives a full tuition, room and board scholarship to attend the 56th Annual National Choreography Intensive. The RDA National Choreography Intensive (NCI) is a multi-faceted…

2018 Northeast Festival will take place in Manchester, NH

Regional Dance America will hold its 58th Northeast Festival May 24-26, 2018 in Manchester, NH.  More than 300 dancers, directors, chaperones, faculty and musicians will converge on the Radisson Hotel and the Palace Theatre for three days of Master Classes and three evenings of performances by the 10 member companies from across the Northeastern United States.…

Photo Credits (above photos):

Festival 2018:  Philadelphia Dance Theatre.  Translucent Transitions.  Choreography: Cain Coleman. Photo: Jeff Sabo.   About RDA: Pennsylvania Regional Ballet.  Whakatoi.  Choreography: Christine Aumiller. Photo: Eduardo PATINO.NYC.   Our Members: South Dayton Dance Theatre. Chi.  Choreography: Susie Payne. Photo: Jeff Sabo.   Join: Delaware Dance Company. Awaken.  Choreography: Kelly Millar. Photo: Kim Camacho Photography.