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…

DWTT Class Contest

Dancing with the Teachers is just around the corner–January 24th!!! We want to see all of our dancer there, whether on stage or in the audience. To add incentive, the dance class that has the most participation in Dancing With the Teachers (you buy a ticket for yourself!) will win: 4 weeks of NO DANCE…

“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

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……