Artistic Director:  Emily Salerno 

CONNECTION is a select group of talented dancers chosen through audition to represent Rhythm Dance Center at talent competitions, conventions, and community performances.  This elite group of dancers  consistently wows audiences with their energetic and stylish routines.  A high level of commitment is expected of these dancers to maintain the excellence of Connection.  We feel the relationships developed with faculty and peers through dance are unmatched by most sports and disciplines.

Connection Involves:

*Choosing dance as a priority over other extracurricular activities

*Attendance to 3 Competitions and 1 Convention

*Classes with Guest Teachers at Rhythm Dance Center

*Attendance to CONNECTION Summer Intensive - July 19th- July 22nd, 2016

*Participation in Holiday Show, Ballet Show, Company Concert, Year End Recitals

Connection Minimum Requirements:

  • will perform a Jazz and Hip-Hop number at Competition
  • required to be at the studio two days a week taking classes in Jazz, Ballet, Hip-Hop and Choreography/Rehearsal time
  • Approximate minimum yearly cost $950.00 plus tuition, guest teachers, and travel expense


$175 Required Classes (Jazz, Ballet, Hip-Hop) $160+$15 Connection Fee = $175
$210 Required Classes, plus Tap Company $195+$15 Connection Fee = $210
$275 Unlimited Classes $260+$15 Connection Fee = $275

Please do not hesitate to ask questions about schedules and tuition!