CofC Scholarship Day Jan. 19th, Dance and Theater

College of Charleston has shared information regarding their Scholarship Day on January 19th. They are planning a whole day of fun and information for students and parents, along with our acting auditions and design/tech interviews.There are also opportunities to send in video submissions, if you can’t make that. See pdf below: scholarship-2019-20

Winthrop Pre-University Summer Arts Program

Join us for Pre-University Summer Arts Program July 6-20 for an intensive, residential 2-week training experience with Winthrop University Professors, this summer in Rock Hill, SC. With 16 interest options to choose from, students will earn three university credits and gain valuable experience in dance, theatre, music, design and studio arts, training with our faculty…

New Video/Photo Policy for 2018-19

Since we are no longer offering videos for sale, we are allowing parents to videotape and take photos (NO FLASH) at the performance to share for inclusion on the website and in the departmental program, which also serves as a yearbook of the past year’s events. Email any you’d like to share–performance or backstage–to art.soadance@gmail.com….

Butter Braids pickup this Wednesday!

Butter Braids will be available for pickup after school Wednesday, November 7 at 3:00. Please come to the dance room at the end of the day to pick them up. Make sure you make arrangements to pick your order up then.

T&T store deadline extended, Nov. 15th

We have decided to keep the store open until November 15th! Find hoodies, jackets,  sweatshirts, leotards, leggings, book bags and more with the SOA Dance logo–including items in this year’s senior colors, black with baby blue embroidery. Note: Seniors must purchase their sweats but Boosters will have their names put on them. Items usually take…

Become a NHSDA Tutor

As a National Honors Society of Dance Arts tutor, the oppurtunity to work with younger students on their dance technique is one of the most rewarding experiences you can have, for both students and tutors. The program is adaptable and in tune with the needs and personal attributes of each student. Says Anna Lipke, “I…

Extra Credit Opportunity for High Schoolers

Students In HS can see this show Ms. T a ticket stub and get extra credit if they write a one page MLA review:  PHYSICAL POETRY  part of the 2018 Free Verse Poetry Festival FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 7:30PM, Sunday October 21st The Queen Street Playhouse (20 Queen St.) Who you will see……

High School Appreciation Day at CofC Nov. 18, 2018

On behalf of the College of Charleston Department of Theatre and Dance, SOA dancers are invited to participate in their first High School Appreciation Day on November 18, 2018. This event includes a free masterclass with faculty, the opportunity to tour facilities and meet current students, and see their dance concert Witness. The masterclass is…

Disney Honors

The Junior/Senior trip to Disney was a huge success! Dancers earned certificates for Disney Dancing and Hip Hop Master classes. Pictures here…if you have any others you’d like to share for social media or program use, email them to art.soadance@gmail.com.

DWTT: Signups going on NOW for Dance Teams

We want to hit it out of the park with our event Dancing with the Teachers in January…and we need our dancers to make it happen! We are signing up Teacher/Student dance teams now for the January 24th event. Any SOA student is allowed to enter, not just dance majors. Students are the pros, teachers…

Need Treasurer shadow, Volunteer Signups are posted

Volunteer signups for the year are now posted!! We are asking every dance family–Mom, Dad, Grandparent–to find at least one place to volunteer. We are also looking for our future treasurer. We need to find someone to shadow our treasurer, so they have the opportunity to learn the ropes before our present treasurer goes. Candidates…