General Info

PHOTOGRAPHY/VIDEOGRAPHY

Photography and Videography at Nationals is STRICTLY PROHIBITED! Photos and Videos will be available for purchase at the Photo/Video booth throughout the event.

Q&A / PHOTO AND AUTOGRAPH SESSION

There will be one Q&A / Photo and Autograph session at Nationals for attendees to ask the Faculty any questions they may have regarding the dance industry. We suggest you come prepared with questions you’d like to ask. Autograph Posters are available at the Merchandise Booth for purchase.

CREATING OPPORTUNITIES SEMINAR

Join ASH Faculty, Lisette Bustamante for her seminar, “Creating Opportunities”. The “Creating Opportunities” seminar has been developed to inspire young dancers with knowledge, tips, information and feedback to expand their opportunities as a young dancer in the industry.

FURTHERING YOUR DANCE EDUCATION SEMINAR

Join talent agents, college representatives and ASH faculty members for an inspirational seminar to further your dance education.

COLLABORATION CLASS

Nationals ends with the final class being taught collaboratively by the ASH faculty! This class is a fun and upbeat way to end the week, and is always a favorite among attendees.

PARENT CHAT

You do not have to be registered as an observer to attend our parent chat. We encourage all parents to attend this informative session with Artists Simply Human’s director, Braham Logan Crane.

PARENT CLASS

You must be registered as an observer to attend our parent class. Come on out, have fun, and show us where your child’s talent comes from!

TEACHER TRAINING SEMINARS

Teachers are invited to attend our energizing, inspiring, motivating and informative Teacher Training Seminars.

OPEN COMPETITION

All dancers registered for Nationals are eligible to participate in the Open Competition. Each registration can bring as many pieces as they would like, there is a limit to 3 solos per dancer. Registration is based on a first come, first serve basis. There is no pre-qualification at regionals required to participate.

DANCE PARTY

Join the ASH Faculty and Staff at Club ASH! Dance to the tunes of the DJ, capture the night in the photo booth, and cheer for your favorite parents in the parent dance-off! See you there!

STUDIO OF THE YEAR

All eligible studios are welcome to participate in our Studio Of The Year Competition. Grand Prize: $15,000!

Sample Schedule

MONDAY, JUNE 25TH
6:30AM – 7AM
REGISTRATION
7AM – 3PM
ASH ASSISTANT AUDITON SOLOS
3PM – 4PM
BREAK
4PM – 4:30PM
MEETING FOR ALL DANCERS AUDITIONING FOR ASH ASSISTANT
4:30PM – 7PM
ASH ASSISTANT AUDITION
7:30PM – 10:30PM
CLOSING # REHEARSAL
TUESDAY, JUNE 26TH
6:30AM – 7AM
REGISTRATION
7AM – 8:30AM
theCOMPANY INTESIVE PLACEMENT AUDITION
8:30AM – 12:30PM
theCOMPANY INTENSIVE REHEARSALS
12:30PM – 1:30PM
LUNCH BREAK
1:30PM – 3:30PM
THECOMPANY INTENSIVE REHEARSALS
3:30PM – 5PM
BREAK
5PM – 9PM
CLOSING # REHEARSAL
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27TH
6:30AM – 7AM
REGISTRATION
7AM – 11PM
SOLO OPEN COMPETITION
8AM – 9AM
CLOSING # REHEARSAL
9AM – 10AM
theCOMPANY INTENSIVE REHEARSALS
10AM – 11AM
OPEN CLASS #1
2PM – 3PM
OPEN CLASS #2
4PM – 5PM
OPEN CLASS #3
6PM – 7PM
OPEN CLASS #4
8PM – 9PM
OPEN CLASS #5
THURSDAY, JUNE 28TH
TIME
ARTISTS IN TRAINING
INTERMEDIATE
ADVANCED
6AM
REGISTRATION
6:30AM – 7AM
WELCOME TO 2018 ASH NATIONALS!
7AM – 10AM
CLASSES
10AM – 11AM
BREAK
10:15AM – 11AM
AUTOGRAPH SESSION WITH THE ASH FACULTY
11AM – 1PM
CLASSES
1PM – 2PM
BREAK
2PM – 7PM
GROUP OPEN COMPETITION
7PM – 8PM
BREAK
8PM – 11PM
DANCE PARTY!!
FRIDAY, JUNE 29TH
TIME
ARTISTS IN TRAINING
INTERMEDIATE
ADVANCED
6AM – 6:30AM
CLOSING # REHEARSAL
6:30AM – 7AM
theCOMPANY INTENSIVE REHEARSALS
7AM – 1:15PM
CLASSES
1:30PM – 3:30PM
SCHOLARSHIP & PROFESSIONAL AUDITIONS // ALL DANCERS
3:30PM – 5PM
BREAK
3PM – 7PM
OPEN COMPETITION STUDIO OF THE YEAR DANCE OFF!
7:30PM – 9PM
IMPROV ROUND OF SOLO COMPETITION
SATURDAY, JULY 30TH
TIME
ARTISTS IN TRAINING
INTERMEDIATE
ADVANCED
7:30AM – 9:30AM
CLASSES
9:30AM – 10:30AM
COLLABORATION CLASS ASH FACULTY
10:30AM – 12PM
SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS
12PM – 4:30PM
GALA TECH REHEARSALS
5PM – 6:30PM
TEACHER COCKTAIL PARTY
6PM – 7PM
RED CARPET
7PM – 11PM
DINNER / GALA PERFORMANCE

“Thank you so much for the AMAZING Nationals.
It was probably the best week of my life.
I learned a lot not only with dance, but for my future.”

- STUDENT