(Audition Required) New Hope Youth Dance Company it is for dedicated dancers who are chosen by audition. The NHYDC is designed to increase the love of dance providing opportunities to attend dance conventions, workshops, competitions and to perform all over the DMV area. Membership in the NHYDC is a privilege and growth opportunity and should be treated as such.
Dance technique, ability to focus, desire to dance, and artistry are some of the criteria used for selection of dancers. There is a Junior (elementary age) and Senior (middle & high school) dance company. Each dance company has two categories, “Stars” and “Comets”. NHYDC “Stars” are ready to participate in ALL the performances and events held by the dance company. In addition, NHYDC dancers might be chosen to participate in more technically advanced performances and events. NHYDC “Comets” are ready to participate in dance company events. Participants need to increase their technical dance abilities to advance to “Stars” and be able to participate in all the events held by the dance company.