It's not just a conference, it's a growth experience where we gather to celebrate our art and each other!
Each conference offers a brand-new curriculum specifically designed to help you to lead a thriving dance studio business.
Real teachers’ classes! From preschool to advanced and everywhere in between. Three ballrooms of class options!
This curriculum is totally unique to the DLTC! Specific classes designed for office managers and staff. Education for those who help you to grow your business.
JULY 30 - AUGUST 2 ~ SCOTTSDALE, AZ
EDUCATION | REJUVENATION | GROWTH
4- days that will change everything!
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.
The D.L.T.C. Experience, 4-Full Days Featuring
- 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
Real teachers’ classes focused on the how and why to teach the curriculum. The classroom track offers two non-stop ballrooms featuring intermediate and advanced level work that includes warm-up, barre, progressions, combinations, choreo workshops, improvisation, technique, classroom management and more.
The diverse DLTC faculty share their philosophies and innovative teaching concepts in ballet, jazz, contemporary, improvisation, tap, hip-hop, modern, commercial dance, musical theater and more. There is also a “preschool & children’s work” track loaded with teaching concepts.
PRESCHOOL & CHILDREN'S WORK
Get the latest classroom curriculum and ideas for the age 6 and under students; the group we consider the most important when it comes to the future of our studios. From concepts for mommy and me to toddlers right through 1st grade, you'll discover quality curriculum and classroom strategies to take your preschool programs to a new level.
This track will incorporate age 7-10 children’s work in a variety of styles. It also includes sessions on teaching children with learning difference and disabilities. We are proud to assist attendees in promoting the philosophy that everybody can dance.
The dance business has evolved rapidly over the last couple of decades and we are on top of it!
Each conference is a brand-new curriculum specifically focused on helping you to lead a thriving dance studio business. DLTC speakers and teachers are experienced experts, leaders, proven business pros; all sharing their expertise with you. Focus on your financials in a non-intimidating way, discover strategies that increase and retain enrollment, learn how to lead a successful team, study how to market like a pro, explore organizational concepts that will offer you more time and so much more!
OFFICE MANAGER TRACK
An exclusive opportunity that you'll only find at the DLTC! We are proud to offer this exclusive track. As we know, our office team or manager are often the face of the business. Their responsibility to studio success is critical; we've got it covered! We have designed a program focused on quality customer service, scheduling, communication strategies, checklists, division of responsibility, expectations and so much more.
All studio owners need a well-educated and motivated team; seminars are open to all office employees and significant others. Many studio owners also find these classes helpful to attend.
EXPERIENCE THE VIBE
Ready to be part of the excitement?
Bring your entire faculty and staff for THE dance event of the year!