Sweat Out of Darkness

Barre3 is partnering with John’s Toast Live, a series of events supporting Pivotal Moments, whose mission is to encourage more youth to become champions for mental wellness. The funds raised from Sweat Out Of Darkness will assist with the implementation of Mental Wellness Basics in high schools across the country for free. The digital learning…

Ad payments on Paypal

We want to remind you that there is a short window for Departmental ads this year. To make it easier we are offering payment options via Paypal as well as by sending in checks to the teacher marked Departmental. Via paypal use “send to friends and family.” Booster paypal account is linked to; soadanceboosters@gmail.com  …

Apr. 17th SOA Showcase info

A reminder for everyone to come out and support our kids at Showcase! It’s a chance to see not just our dancers but the many talented students from other majors as well. Food trucks this year include: Kona Ice Dashi Bearded Dogs Gourmet Hot Dogs Samiras Gyros and More Holy City Rollers Pelican Snowballs Luck…

Parent ads for Departmental Program

Want to tell your student how proud you are of the great job they did this year? Tell them in a Parent Ad in the year-end Departmental program. This program is an 20+page 8-1/2 x 11 book with pictures from the year before and lots more! Regular ads (type only) are available for just $20….

Departmental ads for businesses

This year we will be offering business ads for anyone who wants to take them out in the year-end Departmental program. This program is an 20+page 8-1/2 x 11 book with pictures from the year before and lots more! We are offering full page ($150) and half page ($75) ads. All proceeds go to Dance…

Reflections Winners!

Reflections Contest Winners!!!  1st Place Middle School Dance:  Sophia Katsibas and Natalie Benton, 8th grade Their work will move on to the state competition! Congratulations dancers!

Slowenski Scholarship Applications open

The Slowinski Scholarship is now open for applications. Please find the link here: 2019_Slowenski_ Scholarship  Deadline is March 21st. Cecilia “Cissy” Slowinski was the founder of the SOA Dance Department, who lost her battle to cancer in 2010. Ms. Slowinski was an original arts faculty member of the Charleston County School of the Arts, teaching…

Coker College Summer Intensive

High school students are invited to Summer Dance Intensive this July 22-26 at Coker College. This week long program features classes in ballet, modern, improvisation, somatics, and repertory taught by Coker faculty. Please find a link to their brochure with additional information. Students may register for the intensive here. summerdanceintesive_2019_web

Third Quarter Extra Credit

1– Attend Annex dance concert Feb 3rd 2-4 pm City Gallery at Riley Waterfront Park its free Write a 2 page critique DUE Feb 12th 5 points OR 2– Record your self (for a promo SOA dance department video) and answer the following question (s) 2 points per question DUE FEB 8th a- why did…