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2021 season plan


Learn from some of the BEST Instructors & Choreographers in the Industry in a stress-free environment

Artistic Dance Exchange is the only dance convention and competition in the US to offer INTERNATIONAL exchange scholarship programs.


ADE believes that all young and upcoming dancers must be exposed to all forms of dance and performance environments to let them experience a world far more intriguing than just the commercial competition world.

Most of our weekends have all the dance styles: Ballet, Contemporary,  Jazz, Hip-Hop,  Musical Theatre, Tap, Fusion Styles, and Ballroom!

If participating in a competition, the dancer must be registered for the full weekend

workshop rates


Over $35,000 in Scholarships per Event!


No tuition or wristband is required to observe ADE competition and Closing Showcase!

Studio Owners, please contact us to confirm pricing, discounts, and incentives at  


For an Additional $50 per dancer, all convention dancers have the opportunity to work with selected faculty to perform an Opening Number during our Closing Show on Sunday! Learn more about the STAGE WORKSHOP HERE


*ADE does offer single-day convention options, however, single-day participants are not eligible for scholarships.  Single-day participants can register for either Saturday or Sunday.


Rate: $60 for the Full  Weekend. On-site rate: $65

Observer Wristband Policy: Pre-registration is strongly suggested as observer bands may sell out. All observer bands are non-refundable and may not be transferred. ADE is not responsible for lost or stolen bands. You must be accompanying a dancer to observe (children five and under may observe free of charge).  ADE reserves the right to remove anyone who is disrupting the workshop or not following security directions. Please note: You do not need an observer band to enter ADE Competition, ADE Showcase, or The Scholarship Ceremony. This band allows entrance into all ADE-level classes.

special discounts



Your business is always appreciated at ADE, and we want to say “Thank You” for joining us in another city and being a part of Our growing ADE Fam.

20% off! For all paid dancers or teachers attending multiple cities on the 2023-2024 regional tour

Offer valid only for Weekend convention registration. Discount not applicable for competition entries, Single-day conventions, or observer bands.


*Dancers must have paid full tuition for 1 prior regional convention to be able to take advantage of this offer. 

Please email subject: ADE FAM Discount. In the email please include the Name(s) of the participants. ADE events attended, and ADE event you are registering for.


*Does not apply to scholarship recipients. 

*Does not apply to ADE Nationals.


ADE has special studio incentives and discounted rates for studios registering 15+ dancers. These incentives include:

  • FREE Competition Photo and Video

  • FREE Teacher band (1 for every 15 students, max of 4).

Any studio committed to attending an ADE 2023-2024 regional event, will receive rebate offers exclusive to the studio for our 2024 NATIONALS!


Additional regional cashback offers are available for studios  Please contact 


ADE s proud to offer a discounted workshop rate of $195 per dancer for college students with valid college IDs.

Dancers applying for the college discount must be registered for the Senior Room.
The college discount is only valid for dancers 19-25 years old.


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The Mini-Convention level is designed as an introduction to the dance convention experience for ages 4 to 8 years old.

A total of 6 classes per weekend in different dance styles: Jazz, Lyrical, Hip-Hop, Musical Theater, and Contemporary.

They will receive a DANCE PASSPORT to go around during the weekend and collect stickers from the ADE Faculty!

The Dance Explorers will have the opportunity to perform on Main Stage on Saturday!

Check the event schedule for exact times.

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Refunds: All registrations are non-refundable. No exceptions. 

Credits: On a case-by-case basis, registered participants who wish to withdraw prior to the workshop's start date due to illness or injury may do so if authenticated with an official doctor’s note. Participants will be credited the cost of the workshop to be used towards a future workshop produced by Artistic Dance Exchange, ADE less a $25 administrative fee. Credits are valid for one calendar year and cannot be extended for any other reason. 

Switching Cities: Registrants are allowed to transfer tuition from a regional city to another regional city in the same tour for a $10 administrative fee. Registrants are also responsible for any differences in tuition resulting from the switch. 

Wristband Policy: Registrants receive only one band for the convention. Wristbands may not be removed for the duration of the convention. Lost or removed bands require full repayment of the registration fee. No refunds. No exceptions. 

Disclaimer: ADE staff reserves the right to remove any person (or persons) who presents potential harm, danger or disruption to himself or herself or anyone else while attending the event. Due to contractual obligations, ADE guarantees at least four (4) of the resident faculty in each city.  ADE faculty is subject to change.

What kind of payment do we accept?
Artistic Dance Exchange accepts Mastercard, Visa & Discover credit cards,  and checks and cash onsite for registrations smaller than 3 dancers. Registration is not complete until we have received your payment in full. Personal Checks will not be accepted 10 business days before the event date, no checks will be accepted onsite. Please do not mail cash or cashier's checks or money orders. Cash payments will be accepted onsite up to $1,500.  ADE is not responsible for check payments lost in the mail. All prices on the website reflect a 3.75% discount if paying via wire transfer or check.


If you need assistance with your registration or want to pay via wire transfer, please email 

Please make checks payable to:

Borona Arts Entertainment, LLC
33-24 Junction Blvd, Unit 6T
Jackson Heights, 11372

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