Camp Dance: Level I (advanced version) and Level II (same as Level I but intermediate level with less challenging tricks) (choreographed by Meredith Walraven and Brittany Shaver) “Habanera” by: Kate Nash – This dance is a stylized and sassy jazz dance that can be adapted for a team pep rally or an officer contest routine. Everyone will love this song as well as the choreography. It will definitely be a crowd-pleaser.
New Kick Series: by Kara Guinn – Kara is a former Kilgore College Rangerette and graduated from Stephen F. Austin University with a degree in Dance and Social Studies. She has been on the American Dance Staff for thirty years and serves as camp manager and contest administrator at American events. Kara is the director of the award winning Corisicana High School Calicos.
“Bleeding Love” – Time: 1:15 – Sr Kick Series “Fashionista” – Time :45 – Jr Kick Series This new kick series will include the kick fundamentals from the previous kick series but add several additional phrases that will help dancers take their kicks to a new level.
Jennifer Hodge: Jennifer is currently the director for the Auburn University Tiger Paws Dance Team. Prior to moving to Auburn Alabama Jennifer was the director for the Texas A&M Aggie Dance Team and owned the A&M Dance Academy. She graduated from Texas State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Dance Education and Exercise Sport Science. Jennifer has been a part of the ADTS staff for the past 16 years and has choreographed award-winning routines for studios, high schools, and college dance teams.
Int Pom – “Shake This Mix” by: Various Artist – Time: 2:14 This pom routine has traditional clean lines, direction changes, parts/levels while incorporating fast pace choreography. This routine will energize your dancers and crowd as you dance to everything that “shakes”. “Shake This Mix” would be great for a pep rally or contest number. “Let’s Get Shaking” Int Hip Hop – “Crank That Thang” by: Various Artist – Time: 2:10 Dance team hip hop at its finest. “Crank That Thang Mix” is a non-stop, take it to the floor number that will leave your dancers wanting more. It has creative choreography that includes part/section work and levels/groups with an explosive energetic hip hop style. Int Character Jazz – “I Love Lucy” by: Various Artist – Time: 2:15 This showy style of dance incorporates a full spectrum of technical elements (pirouettes, kick, chaine turns, and grande jete) with an emphasis on sassy strong jazz choreography. “I Love Lucy” will be a great contest or spring show number.