2018 - 2019 ELITE COMPANY MEMBERS
N'FernoPerforming Arts Center
2019 - 2020 ELITE COMPANY MEMBERS
Each session our Professional Teaching Staff & our director, Ms. Kaniesha carefully observe students to be selected to join our Elite Company. Elite Company is a small group of hand picked dancers who have shown a higher amount of focus while in class, great attendance, commitment to the arts and their personal growth within the dance.
MISSION: Elite Company's mission is to extend the training of our dancers to a pre-professional level pushing their limits and introducing them to different styles of & training techniques in dance [outside of their current training]. Through weekly classes, we focus on technique, performance quality, and professionalism. Company members are offered performance opportunities locally and nationally, arts enriching events, personal coaching and audition preparation for academic and performing arts programs.
THE EXPERIENCE: The company often works with Guest Choreographers from LA, New York and Local Talent in the DMV. They are charged with working on their resumes, audition etiquette & preparation, learning choreography at a fast pace, learning how to be a choreographer (which is this session's theme & focus) exploring all forms and genres of dance, researching and exploring the dance world in a way that pushing them out of their comfort zones & to higher heights in their technique & artistry.
THE OUTCOME: With our Elite company we equip our members with the tools & skill set needed to pursue careers as professional dancers and/or pursue a variety of careers in the field of dance or related fields.