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…

Dancing with the Teachers Winners

Dancing with the Teachers was an absolute blast!!! Congrats to Mr. Southwick and the Ballorinas for their win! Our appreciation to our fan-fave winner Mrs. Bourgeois and dancers Mrs. Reid, Mrs. Bednarzyck, Mrs. Moschella…you guys were AWESOME! Look for those mirror balls around the school. A huge shoutout to everyone who made it work: our…

2019 Holocaust Creative Arts Competition

Entries accepted in visual arts, multimedia, and creative writing: The role of women in war has often been minimized. From 1933-1945, the Nazi regime frequently subjected Jewish and non-Jewish women to particularly brutal persecution. Certain concentration camps were designated specifically for females. Women were vulnerable to physical abuse and used for sterilization experiments. Conversely, women…

“Dancing with the Teachers” Volunteer Signup Now Available

Signup Genius is now available for “Dancing with the Teachers: click here. Please remember this is a department-wide fundraiser that will go to help ALL dancers. It is important to have everyone’s support: in participating, in volunteering, in promoting, and in showing up at the event itself. Let’s show SOA the pride the dance department…

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