LADM CO FAQ
The Dance Magic Company will specialize in jazz and contemporary, but will also perform tap, hip hop and modern ballet.
Jackie Sleight is the director. The Company rehearses and studies with the LADM faculty.
No. Company rehearsals will be held at L.A. DanceMagic Conventions.
Absolutely. The Company will perform at DanceMagic Conventions, National Finals, and various special events.
- Junior Company members will be required to attend three LA DanceMagic conventions, Senior and Men’s Company members will be required to attend four LA DanceMagic conventions, and Pro Track will be required to attend all tour stops in one convention season. Company members will attend their required cities free-of-charge.
- They are responsible for room, airfare, and personal expenses.
- There will be a mandatory training program.
- They will be required to take company class and assist the faculty while at convention.
- Members must consistently meet and follow all requirements listed in their LADM Company contract.
- There is a mandatory Company fee. It will be determined at the beginning of each new season.
The Company is not restricted to a certain number.
For Junior Company members, LADM will hand select participates with outstanding technique, performance, and attitude at LA DanceMagic Conventions.
Men’s and Senior Company auditions will be held at Final Cut.
Pro Track members will be hand selected from exceptionally LADM Company members.
Yes. You will have to agree to terms set forth by L.A. DanceMagic. This contract will include reasons for dismissal including:
- Drugs, smoking or alcohol will absolutely not be tolerated and will result in immediate dismissal.
- Academic Report Cards will be monitored and an unusual decline in grades can result in dismissal.
- A positive attitude must be maintained as Company members will be viewed as representatives of L.A. DanceMagic. Gossip, foul language, unattractive or inconsiderate behavior can result in dismissal.
We would like everyone who becomes a LADM Company member to bring an open mind, be willing to learn new things, and expect to work hard. We are so excited for another great season. We are looking forward to finding positive, eager dancers who want to share this experience with us!