December 16, 2017 Brazoswood HS

Houston Area, Clute, TX-
Holiday Classic
(reduced contest fees)

January 20, 2018 SE Polk HS Pleasant Hill, IA,
Midwest Regional 1
January 20, 2018 Frisco Heritage HS (New Contest)

Dallas area- Frisco, TX
North Texas Classic
(reduced contest fees)

January 27, 2018 South Sioux City HS S. Sioux City, NE
Midwest Regional 2
January 27, 2018 South Houston HS South Houston, TX
Houston Classic
(reduced contest fees)
February 3, 2018 Midlothian Heritage HS

Midlothian, TX
North Texas Regional 1

February 10, 2018 Tyler Junior College Tyler, TX
Rose Capital Regional
February 10, 2018 Plano East HS Dallas area - Plano, TX
North Texas Regional 2
February 11, 2018 Westerville Central HS

Westerville, OH
Ohio Classic
(reduced contest fees)

February 16-17, 2018

Klein Oak HS

 

Houston, TX
Houston Regional 1
February 17, 2018 Waltrip HS , HISD Only

Houston, TX
HISD Teams Only

February 17, 2018 Grapevine HS Grapevine, TX
North Texas Regional 3
February 24, 2018 Frisco LIberty HS Frisco, TX
North Texas Regional 4
February 24, 2018 Boerne Champion HS San Antonio Area - Boerne, TX
San Antonio Regional
February 24, 2018

Taylor HS
High School teams, officers, ensembles and solos only for Dance and Auxiliaries

Houston, TX -
Houston HS Showdown
March 3, 2018 W.B. Ray HS Corpus Christi, TX
South Texas Regional
March 3, 2018 Palmview HS Mission, TX
Rio Grande Classic
(reduced contest fees)
March 10, 2018 Seminole HS Orlando, FL
Southeast Regional
March 10, 2018 Grace King HS (New Location) New Orleans, LA
Gulf Coast Regional
March 10, 2018 Temple HS

Temple, TX
Central Texas Regional

March 23-24, 2018

National Competition

This exciting event begins Friday morning and ends late on Saturday. Please make travel plans accordingly.

Ft. Worth Convention Center, TX


2018 Contest Brochure

Regional Competitions

MA Dance conducts 13 Regional & 5 Classic competitions throughout the United States.

At the Texas All-Star State Championship, February 24th-25th at Klein Oak High School, letter jackets will be awarded to the winning soloists for Age Levels Tiny (6 Years and Under), Mini 7-9 Years, Youth 10-12 Years, Junior 13-14 Years, Senior 15-16 Years, Senior 17-18 Years, Open  19+ years . The top scoring officer line members and highest scoring ensemble dancers in the contest will also receive letter jackets.

We have the most respected and prestigious competitions in America. Typically, our competitions involve from 35 to 100 teams. Categories of the Dance competition include: team & officer, jazz, hip hop, prop, novelty, military, pom, high kick, lyrical, modern, show production, open and specialty. We also have duet, trio, small ensemble, large ensemble and solo competitions.

Click here to view Regional Competition Guidelines

Click here to learn more about our National Championship.

2017 will be the second year that MA Dance combines a USASF Dance Worlds qualifiying competition to Nationals. MA Dance is one of the few dance team companies operating from Texas that extends its reach far out in the nation through an extensive private camp, summer camp, and competition schedule. When it comes to our National Competition, we are one of the only companies that uses an Olympic style judging panel and awards routine placements rather than division 1 ratings.  Arenas, huge exhibit hall performance floors and hotel ballrooms for soloists make this competition unique. When you begin to consider your choice for a national competition, we hope you will value that our competition is truly a National and International competition, with two full days of competition in the friendly downtown area of Fort Worth, TX.

MA Nationals is the true win!

Russell HS Hip Hop National Champion Small Team 2014, Kentucky


Click here to view our unique Category Specific Scoresheets for Team & Officer Dance Routines
We have already received overwhelming applause from dance directors. Eve Robinson from Alvin HS responded to the news with great enthusiasm: "This is by far the most amazing change that any company has offered! Thank you so much for adding this valuable tool to your judging panel. I feel strongly that this will allow each team to grow with genre specific scoresheets and corrections. We look forward to attending more MA contests and taking advantage of this incredible advancement!"
We totally agree with her!


Reasons to attend MA
Regional Dance Championships

Professional Judges All M.A. judges are professionals in their field.  They will provide digital audio critiques on flash drives to highlight your performance and provide constructive criticism to help develop your team to its greatest potential.

Numerous Divisions:  High School and Community/Studio teams are placed in different divisions with a wide variety of age groups.  This enables participants to be judged against groups and individuals of similar background and team size.

Unbeatable Awards:  No one in the industry gives as many prestigious awards.

REGIONAL & CLASSIC AWARDS

  • Superior Trophies for all Division I rated team & officer routines.
  • Sweepstakes Trophies for teams & officers entering at least 3 eligible routines and receiving a superior on all 3.
  • Super SweepstakesTrophies for teams & officers receiving a 90 or more by all judges on at least 3 routines entered.
  • Best in Class Awards for teams and officers with the highest overall score in their division. At least 3 eligible routines must be entered to qualify.
  • High Point Awards for all contest categories.
  • Choreography Awards for the most innovative team and officer line routines in all contest categories.
  • Outstanding Dance Technique Awards to teams and officer lines with the highest cumulative technique scores for three routines.
  • Outstanding Dancer Trophies to the top three to five dancers in each age division. All Superior rated soloists receive medals in their scoring packets.
  • Winner Circle Trophies for the top 3-15 Teams and Officer Lines in the competition. Selection is based on total score for three routines entered.
  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place Trophies for all age divisions in Duet, Trio, Small, and Large Ensemble competition. Medals will be awarded to all participants receiving
    a superior rating in their scoring packets.
  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place Trophies for Show Production and Specialty routines. Only Show Production may count toward a Sweepstakes Trophy, but Specialty
    will not count toward Sweepstakes Awards.

 

 


Order your compeition videos online from your recent MA competition at 5 Star Media
Questions about videos should be directed to 5 Star Media, (210)-787-0421.
Questions about photos at regional competitions should be directed to the host school director since the host school contracts an independent photograhper.

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