EXPERIENCE THE VIBE
2020 is the year
EDUCATION | REJUVENATION | GROWTH
JULY 30 - AUGUST 2 ~ SCOTTSDALE, AZ
4 Days, 5 Ballrooms, 4 Tracks, 30+ Faculty,
100+ Classes/Seminars & 70+ Exhibitors
"Best blend of training, inspiration and friendship of all time! Can't wait!"
~ Dee Buchanan | Dee Buchanan Studio of Dance | Middletown, MD
"One of the most uplifting and motivational weeks!! You come back fully refreshed and ready to take on the world!"
~ Erica Duzan | Erica's Dance Academy, Inc. | Middleboro, MA
"This is literally my favorite week of the year. The conference is the perfect mix of inspiration, education and networking too. You will leave feeling inspired and excited for your dance year!"
~ Krista Beery Fairchild | Energy Arts | Marysville, OH
- Opening night celebration
- Complimentary breakfasts
- Gala luncheon
- Motivational talks
- Enormous trade show
- Special events
- Up close and personal classes/seminars taught by masters who are anxious to share their knowledge
It's all about building camaraderie among hundreds of dance educators from around the world. Each is striving to be the best that they can be by discovering new and innovative concepts for the classroom, business and their personal journey.
Featuring . . .
Rebecca Brettingham-Filice, Drew Burgess, LaShonda Chaney, Sean Dever, Patricia Dickinson, Sandi Duncan, Rhee Gold, Thelma Goldberg, Tricia Gomez, Jane Grech, Billy Griffin, Diane Gudat, Geo Hubela, Fred Knecht, Teri Mangiaratti, Jessica Michaels, Brittany Milan, Ricci Milan, Stacey Morgan, Patty Neal, Andrew Nemr, Hedy Perna, Erik Saradpon, Derrick Schrader, Pam Simpson, Jackie Sleight, Michelle Soutier, Julie Kay Stallcup, Denele Sweet, Heather Wanner, Mandy Yip and special guests!
2 CLASSROOM TRACKS
Real teachers’ classes focused on the how and why to teach the curriculum. The classroom tracks offer two non-stop ballrooms featuring intermediate and advanced level work that includes warm-up, barre, progressions, combinations, choreo workshops, improvisation, technique, classroom management, special education and a ton of teaching inspiration.
PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN'S TRACK
The latest classroom curriculum and ideas for the age 6 and under students; concepts for toddlers through 1st grade. This track will incorporate age 7-10 children’s work in a variety of styles. It includes sessions on teaching children with learning difference and disabilities. We are proud to assist attendees in promoting the philosophy that everybody can dance.
STUDIO OWNER TRACK
A brand new lineup of speakers and sessions specifically focused on leading a thriving dance studio business. Focus on growth, new programs, enrollment expansion ideas, organization systems, staff training, marketing, financial realities, leadership skills and so much more. Head into your 2020-2021 season the best business teacher and person that you can be!
OFFICE MANAGER TRACK
You'll only find this track at the DLTC and it has been expanded this year! We know how valuable an office team is to your success, The new curriculum will help your team become pros at customer service, conversion training, scheduling, communication, time-management, division of responsibility, identify expectations, and so much more.
The luxury YOU deserve at a price you can afford!
SINGLE, DOUBLE, TRIPLE OR QUAD OCCUPANCY
(perfect for your entire team)
discounted rate is available 3 days prior to and following the conference dates
Ready to be part of the excitement?
Bring your entire faculty and staff for THE dance event of the year!