ADE VANGUARD AWARD
Ocean Place Resort
LUAM will be accepting the first ADE Vanguard Award this year, teaching 2 master classes and giving a motivational speech about the dance industry to teachers & parents.
With a youtube audience producing over 28 million views and a loyal following, Luam is a global sensation in dance and choreography.
Though her choreography has brought her to artists such as Alicia Keys, Beyonce, Rihanna, Dawn Richards, Kelly Rowland, Icona Pop, Kanye, John Legend, and more, she has obtained cult popularity among the dance community all over the world with her teachings and passion for spreading inspiration.
Luam also works with international platinum selling artists; from China to Indonesia she has choreographed and co-artistic directed arena world tours with sell-out audiences of over 50K for icons in foreign countries. She recently starred in and choreographed the first film music video in the history of China with acclaimed director Andrew Lau and their top selling female artist Chris Lee. Luam was named Most Stylish New Yorker by Time Out NY magazine and also nominated for Best Choreography by Dance Track Magazine for her work with Above The Influence commercials.
All are welcome to register for our convention classes and workshops at NATIONALS!
We invite all competitors who received a GOLD or higher at regionals within the 2018-2019 season to compete at nationals. If a contestant has not attended a regional competition, they may pre-qualify a routine during the preliminary competition held at nationals.
Dancers are NOT required to register for the convention with a studio. Independents are welcome!
Artistic Dance Exchange is proud to offer student performance opportunities alongside International guest groups and companies who will perform during the SHOWDOWN GALA GRAND FINALE.
At the end of the NATIONAL COMPETITION AWARDS, the highest scored routines from each category will compete in our SHOWDOWN GALA GRAND FINALE, where our artistic team will select a few student group routines and individuals who will then receive invitations and scholarship performance opportunities around the world. For more information please check THE EXCHANGE PROGRAMS.
Your Nationals Grand Finale Includes:
Over 40 hours of exciting and challenging dance classes and workshops! ALL STYLES: From Ballet, Contemporary, Fusion styles to Jazz, Hip-Hop, Street, Musical Theater and Tap
Minis, Junior and Teen/Senior level convention classes with our elite and guest faculty
International & national guest performances
Performance opportunities for individuals and groups in our competition & Showdown Gala
Stage Workshop Intensive - 2 levels
The chance to win convention scholarships
NEW: Studio of the Year Award: CASH AWARD!
Noble Prodigy All-Star Workshop & Auditions
Emerging Choreographer Award
MSA Agency Audition
The chance to win our highest honor, a chance to travel overseas and perform in an international dance festival in Spain, Italy, London and Argentina!
Discounts for those bringing a group of 10 or more!