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Illumination Dance Company ("IDC") Competitive Teams

By Audition Only

Illumination Dance Company is an accelerated dance program designed for the student that is ready for more aggressive and intensive training.  This well-rounded curriculum will propel them forward through learning more advanced skills, practicing self-discipline, teamwork, performance quality and time-management.  Dancers perform and compete at local regional and national competitions. Dancers participate in our IDC Winter Production, end of year Showcases, and travel to Disney parks every two years to experience specialty workshops in Orange County and Disney as well as perform on stage in the park.  Dancers train in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Precision Dance, Modern, Contemporary, and Acro, with a focus on conditioning and applied ballet technique with certified PBT instructors.

PBT - Progressing Ballet Technique (Registered Trademark)

This innovative program was developed by Marie Walton-Mahon for students to understand the depth of training muscle memory in achieving their personal best in classical ballet. Dancers will learn to activate the correct muscles and strengthen their technique.

Activate, tone, and stretch using ballet based exercises. This Pilates-type training as part of our curriculum, will challenge you and give you a great workout to develop and tone your body. With the help of training equipment, you will strengthen your balance, flexibility, and muscle control.

You Will Need: specific equipment, see equipment list tab under your class block details.

Mini Company

Ages 8-11, by audition only (6 hours per week)

The Accelerated Program at the Preparatory Level is a curriculum-based program for the dedicated dance student who has developed a love for dance and is ready to continue in a more aggressive path on their dance journey.  Minis  will perform and compete locally and regionally during the competitive season. They will be highlighted in all DDANW productions and shows.  For more comprehensive information about our Mini Company, please reach out to us!

Embers have Class Specific Shoes.  Please order at the front desk.

Tuesday

  • Black Leotard
  • Black Dance Shorts  
  • Always bring all Dance Shoes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Half Soles)
  • Hair should be worn in a clean ballet bun.

Wednesday

  • Lavendar Leotard 
  • Pink tights
  • Always bring all Dance Shoes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Half Soles)
  • Hair should be worn in a clean ballet bun.

Thursday

  • Any Color Leotard
  • Black Dance Shorts
  • Always bring all Dance Shoes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Half Soles)
  • Hair should be worn in a clean ballet bun.
  • Exercise Ball
  • Racquetball
  • Resistance band – 9 Ft.
  • Fusion Ball
  • Yoga Mat

Please visit PBT website for specifications on weight, size & strength level you’ll need.

https://www.pbt.dance/home/equipment

Class Dancewear Packages are available for purchase at DDANW.

Mini Company Class Block

Fall Classes Begin (Sept 6, 2022 - June 17, 2023)
"Academic Season" for IDC begins in August with our "Summer Blitz"

Tuesday

4:15p-6:15p

Wednesday

3:30p-5:30p

Thursday

4:15p-6:15p

Tuition

$300 per month

Bollywood Add-on Class

Tuesday

6:30p-7:30p

$25 Extra Charge per month ($325 unlimited one dancer)

Junior Company

Ages 10-13, by audition only (7.25 hours per week)

The Accelerated Program at the Primary/Intermediate Level is a curriculum-based program for the dedicated dance student who has developed a love for dance and is ready to continue in a more aggressive path on their dance journey.  Junior Company will perform and compete locally and regionally during the competitive season. They will be highlighted in all DDANW productions and shows.  For more comprehensive information about our Junior Company, please reach out to us!

Nulights have Class Specific Shoes. Please order at the front desk.

Tuesday

  • Black Leotard
  • Black Dance Shorts  
  • Always bring all Dance Shoes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Half Soles)
  • Hair should be worn in a clean ballet bun.

Wednesday

  • Navy Leotard 
  • Pink tights
  • Always bring all Dance Shoes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Half Soles)
  • Hair should be worn in a clean ballet bun.

Thursday

  • Any Color Leotard
  • Black Dance Shorts
  • Always bring all Dance Shoes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Half Soles)
  • Hair should be worn in a clean ballet bun.
  • Exercise Ball
  • Racquetball
  • Resistance band – 9 Ft.
  • Fusion Ball
  • Yoga Mat

Please visit PBT website for specifications on weight, size & strength level you’ll need.

https://www.pbt.dance/home/equipment

Class Dancewear Packages are available for purchase at DDANW.

Junior Company Class Block

Fall Classes Begin (Sept 6, 2022 - June 17, 2023)
"Academic Season" for IDC begins in August with our "Summer Blitz"

Monday

4:15p-7:00p

Tuesday

4:15p-6:30p

Thursday

4:15p-6:30p

Tuition

$325 per month (Unlimited one dancer)

Bollywood Add-on Class

Tuesday

6:30p-7:30p

No Extra Charge per month

Teen Company

Ages 12+, by audition only (9 hours per week)

The Accelerated Program at the Intermediate II & Advanced I/II Level is a curriculum-based program for the dedicated dance student who has developed a love for dance and is ready to continue in a more aggressive, competitive format of study and professional training.  In addition to their accelerated instruction, our Teen Company will receive a combination of detailed training and attention to artistry, performance and movement quality, choreography, acting for dance, and solo dance instruction. These dancers will prepare for competitive performances regionally and nationally as well as perform locally. They will be highlighted in all DDANW productions and shows.  For more comprehensive information about our Teen Company, please reach out to us!

  • Dancers have Class Specific Shoes. Please order at the front desk.

    Monday

    • Any Color Leotard
    • Dance Shorts
    • Always bring all Dance Shoes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Half Soles)
    • Hair should be worn in a clean ballet bun.

    Tuesday

    • Black Leotard 
    • Pink Tights
    • Always bring all Dance Shoes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Half Soles)
    • Hair should be worn in a clean ballet bun.

    Thursday

    • Any Color Leotard
    • Dance Shorts
    • Always bring all Dance Shoes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Half Soles)
    • Hair should be worn in a clean ballet bun.
  • Exercise Ball
  • Racquetball
  • Resistance band – 9 Ft.
  • Fusion Ball
  • Yoga Mat

Please visit PBT website for specifications on weight, size & strength level you’ll need.

https://www.pbt.dance/home/equipment

Class Dancewear Packages are available for purchase at DDANW.

Teen Company Class Block

Fall Classes Begin (Sept 6, 2022 - June 17, 2023)
"Academic Season" for IDC begins in August with our "Summer Blitz"

Monday

4:00p-7:00p

Tuesday

6:30p-9:30p

Thursday

6:30p-9:30p

Tuition

$325 per month (Unlimited one dancer)

Bollywood Add-on Class

Monday

7:15p-8:15p

No Extra Charge per month