Connexus Dance Collective

Connexus Dance Collective, formerly the Contemporary Dance Company, is in its fourth season at Colorado Ballet Society.

The company rehearses year-round and performs in a variety of shows. The season is from August-March. Rehearsals are on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Company dancers will perform in 2-3 concerts.

The company will provide dancers with the opportunity to expand their repertoire and increase their versatility under the leadership of company manager Laci Landry.

Audition
  • Dancers registered in levels 3a and 3b-8 may audition for CDC

  • There are two auditions: June 21 and August 17, 2019

  • Dancers may be accepted into the Junior or Senior Company (Levels 3a and 3b-8)

  • Casting commences with the results of the first audition.

  • Rehearsals will begin over the summer for those dancers with availability.

Requirements
  • The annual fee is $320; $200 due in August 24, and $120 due by October 1.

  • Refunds are at the discretion of the Director.

  • If a company member withdraws from the company, after rehearsals have started, a $75 recasting fee may be applied to your account.

  • Rehearsal calls are mandatory.

    • Monday and Wednesday evenings are typically scheduled for rehearsals, along with occasional Saturday afternoons.

    • Schedules are posted at the studio and emailed

  • Each level 3b-8 has a mandatory number of weekly classes to attend. Please inquire at the Front Desk for detailed information​

  • Training for four full weeks over the summer is required for all company members. Summer training does not have to be completed at CBS. The minimum level of summer training would consist of 6 hours per week for 4 weeks.

Benefits
  • Ongoing dance education and enjoyment

    • The company experience will enhance the training you are already receiving in class by stretching your growth tremendously through rehearsal preparation and performances as you continue to fulfill your potential as an artist

  • CDC members receive vouchers for 2 complimentary tickets with the purchase of at least 2 tickets for the March performance. Vouchers are available at the Front Desk when tickets go on sale

  • Company members are often given a special discounted rate to CBS held master classes to assist you in taking advantage of the opportunity to work with exceptional dance artists

  • Company members may take additional classes at the level below, on a space-available basis, at no additional charge

Performance opportunities for 2019-2020

Southern Colorado Children’s Arts Festival/What if…Festival

  • For selected dancers in Jr. and Sr. Company

  • Pikes Peak Center, September 14, 2019

Holiday Benefit Concert with CS Youth Symphony, Ovation Orchestra

  • For junior and senior company

  • Wasson HS Theatre, Dec 8, 2019

Perform Holiday Benefit Concert choreography at Petite Nutcracker

  • For junior and senior company

  • Library 21(c) Venue, November 29 & 30, 2019

March Performance/Spotlight

  • For junior and senior company

  • Theatre and Date TBD

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