Junior Company

Pre-Professional Company for Youth Ages 13 – 18

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The Polaris Junior Company (JCo) was established in 2011 as a pre-professional company for youth ages 13 – 18. The program is designed to offer young, talented dancers a chance to grow their skills and experience the demands of rehearsing and performing in a professional environment. This is a tuition-based training program, with limited scholarships available upon application and approval. Auditions are required, see below for details.

Performance opportunities for all JCo dancers include: 

  • Winter Student Performance (Dec)
  • Groovin’ Greenhouse during the Fertile Ground Festival of the Arts (Jan)
  • Spring Student Performance (May)
  • JCo Performance (May)
  • Galaxy Dance Festival (Aug)
  • and other unique opportunities that present themselves during the year

Principal Dancers

REQUIRED CLASSES

2 Contemporary, 1 Ballet, 1 Hip Hop, 1 Tap, 3 rehearsals (8 classes per week).

FEES

$3,200 (covers all costs, including classes, rehearsals, tech and dress rehearsals, all performance fees, additional opportunities such as photo-shoots, and provides JCo members full access to Polaris class schedule.

CORE DANCERS

REQUIRED CLASSES

1 Contemporary, 1 Ballet, 1 Hip Hop, 1 Tap, 2 rehearsals (6 classes per week).

FEES

$2,700 (covers all costs, including classes, rehearsals, tech and dress rehearsals, all performance fees, additional opportunities such as photo-shoots, and provides JCo members full access to Polaris class schedule.

apprentice DANCERS

REQUIRED CLASSES

1 Contemporary, 1 Ballet, 1 Tap, 2 rehearsals (5 classes per week).

FEES

$2,200 (covers all costs, including classes, rehearsals, tech and dress rehearsals, all performance fees, additional opportunities such as photo-shoots, and provides JCo members full access to Polaris class schedule.