A CELEBRATION HONORING THE YEAR IN DANCE!


​​Honored Diversity

Honoring studios representing multiple genres. In order to be eligible for Honored Diversity, studios must have at least 5 different genres represented out of all group entries. The highest scoring group routine from each accepted genre will be added and the studio with the highest combined score will be the winner. Accepted genres: Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Contemporary, Lyrical, Tap, and Ballroom. Open routines are not accepted.​

Honored Division

Honoring studios representing each size division. In order to be eligible for Honored Division, studios are required to have routines in each division: Solo**, Duo/Trio, Small Group, Large Group, and Line/Production. The highest scoring routine from each division will be added and the studio with the highest combined score will be the winner.
**The studio’s highest scoring National Solo score will be used (Honored Dancer Solo scores will not be used toward Honored Division Solo Score).​

Honored Program

Honoring studios representing all age groups. In order to be eligible for Honored Program, studios must have competing groups in Sparks, Mini, Junior, Teen, and Senior age divisions. The highest scoring group routine from each age division will be added and the studio with the highest combined score will be the winner.

Honored Studio ($15,000 REMIX)

Honoring studios that excel in multiple genres, age divisions, and group sizes. In order to be eligible for Honored Studio, studios must meet the requirements of Honored Diversity, Honored Division, and Honored Program. The studio with the highest combined score or Honored Diversity, Honored Division, and Honored Program will be the winner and receive a 2-Day, 3-Teacher Remix valued at $15,000!

NATIONAL DANCE HONORS

7334 Whitehall Street | Richland HIlls, TX 76118

info@nationaldancehonors.com

(866) 695-4144

PRESENTING OVER

$200,000
IN CASH PRIZES & SCHOLARSHIPS​


Awards & Recognitions


Overall Awards

  • The National Dance Honors is giving away $8,750 in cash prizes at our National Competition Overall Awards! In addition to the adjudicated awards, the top ten overall high score winners will be awarded in each age division (Sparks, Mini, Junior, Teen, and Senior) in the following competition categories: Solo, Duo/Trios, Small Group, Large Group, Line/Production. Duos/Trios and Lines/Productions are combined for Overalls. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place Overall winners will receive cash awards. There must be at least 5 entries in a division in order to give away 2nd and 3rd Place Overall cash awards. If there are less than 5 entries in a division, only 1st Overall will be awarded a cash prize. Cash awards are as follows:

1st Overall receives $200 cash

2nd Overall receives $100 cash

3rd Overall receives $50 cash

Special Honors

  • Honoring group performances excelling in Choreography, Entertainment, and Technique.

Genre Honors

  • Honoring group performances excelling in specific genres. Open routines are not eligible for Genre Honors.

Honored Heart Stopper 

  • Awarded to the overall highest scoring group routine of ALL age divisions. The routine selected will be awarded $500 cash.

Honored Sportsmanship​​

  • The studio with the best overall sportsmanship during classes and competition chosen by the National Dance Honors staff.

Honored Legacy

  • ​National Dance Honors will proudly recognize individuals who have inspired and impacted the dance industry. The Honored Legacy will be awarded to individuals for outstanding vision, dedication, and achievement throughout their lifetime.​​

Honored Performance

  • Honoring the top scoring group routines from each age division (Sparks, Mini, Junior, Teen, Senior) and the NEW Wildcard division. All finalists will be announced after the last awards ceremony of the week and re-compete in the Honored Performance Competition the day before the Gala (limit one routine per division per studio). The Top 3 routines from each division will be announced at the end of the Honored Performance Competition and will re-perform in the Gala where the winners will be announced!


NEW: Honored Wildcard Performance

  • In order to be eligible for the Honored Wildcard Performance, studios must have five different genres represented in 12 & Under group routines and five different genres represented in 13 & Over group routines. Genres accepted: Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Contemporary, Lyrical, Tap, and Ballroom. Open routines are not accepted. Eligible studios can choose one routine from any age division and any genre to compete for Honored Wildcard Performance.


Honored Performance Cash Prizes for Sparks, Mini, Junior, Teen, Senior and Wildcard:

Winner receives $2,400 cash

1st Runner Up receives $1,200 cash
2nd Runner Up receives
$600 cash

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