Star City Dancers are a select group of dancers who are invited to participate in a higher level of training based on class participation, attitude, work ethic, dance ability, and passion for dance.

Selection for membership is by invitation or evaluation only. Invitations will generally be issued in May to promising dancers who are currently enrolled in the DMG Dance Program.

Currently, there are 5 different groups within the Star City Dance Team. This placement is decided upon by skill level, maturity, self-discipline and how well the dancers work together as a group. (not based on age alone)

Sparkles – Ages 5 & Up (Ballet/Jazz I, Tap I  , Gym Time, 1 hour Team) = 4 hrs a week

Sparkles II-  Ages 5 & Up (Ballet II,Jazz II, Tap II  , Gym Time, 1 hour Team) = 5 1/2 hrs a week

Sapphires– Ages 7 and up (Ballet II, Jazz/HH II, Gym time, 1 1/2 Team = 6 1/2 hours a week

Emeralds– Ages 9 & Up (Ballet III, Tap III, Jazz/HH III, Dance Kaleidoscope IV, Gym Time, 1 1/2  hours Team ) = 6 1/2 hrs a week

Diamonds – Ages 10 & Up (1 1/2 Ballet IV/V, Tap IV, Jazz/HH IV, Dance Kaleidoscope III, Gym Time, 2 hrs Team) = 8 hrs a week.

Performance – Ages 8 & Up ( 1 1/2 hour Ballet Jazz Condition = 75min./a week.

Upcoming Performances:

Event Location Date Time
BCA Bridge Ceremony @Pedestrian Bridge Tuesday Oct. 4th 6:00 p.m.
Team Pictures @Personal Touch Thursday, October 20th 6:00-7:00pm
Christmas Parade @Downtown Lafayette Saturday Dec. 3th 5:30 pm
Christmas Show Long Center Friday, December 21st 6:00-8:30pm
Star City Pre-Season show @ Long Center Friday, February 24th 6:00pm
Day of Dance @Tippecanoe Mall Saturday Feb. 18th TBA
Cathy Roe Pike Preforming Arts Center March 4th – 5th TBA
Hall of Fame @Chicago
Shamburg IL
April 7th – 9th TBA
Encore Dance Competition Pike Performance Center April 21st-23rd TBA
Recital Picture Day @DMG May 20th TBA
Dress Rehearsal @Elliott Hall of Music Saturday May 28th 8:30am to 4:00pm
DMG’s Dance Recital @Elliott Hall of Music Sunday May 28th 2:00 p.m.
Cathy Roe Nationals @Mason, OH June 28th-July 2nd