Starz Competition Team

STARZ Performing Arts Companies provide a positive, safe environment for students to grow and flourish, not only as artists but as young adults. Our Competition Team Program teaches confidence, responsibility, time management, and self-esteem, while giving students the opportunity to build relationships and memories that will last a lifetime. Being a member of the company is an amazing experience, and has positively impacted the lives of so many of our students.

Calling all Dancers!

OPEN AUDITIONS for STARZ 2020-2021 Competition Team (Rescheduled!) 

Monday, May 18th, 2020 - 2-4 pm (ages 10-18) - 4-5 pm (ages 5-9)

Make-up Auditions - Monday, June 1st - 4-5 pm (ages 5-18)

STARZ en Pointe Auditions - Tuesday, May 26th - 8:15-9:15 pm (ages 12 & up)


        Dancers ages 5-18 from any studio are invited to audition for a place in our competitive company. Those auditioning for STARZ Competition Team must have at least one year of previous dance experience. Private Auditions are available upon request. In addition to STARZ Competition Team, our Academy is home to STARZ en Pointe - a Classical Ballet Company for intermediate & advanced dancers, ages 12-18. 

        Students in STARZ Dance Companies have been awarded scholarships and opportunities to study at American Ballet Theatre, Joffrey Ballet School, The Institute for American Musical Theatre, Broadway Dance Center, Steps on Broadway, Millennium Dance Complex, and more. Former STARZ Company Dancers have graduated from The Juilliard School (NY), NYU (NY), Radford University (VA), University of Richmond (VA), & ETSU (TN), and are currently working in L.A., N.Y., Orlando, Montreal, & Germany. 

        STARZ Competition Team dancers perform locally and compete at several competitions every year. STARZ Company members have unlimited opportunities to attend Conventions and Master Classes with some of the top instructors and choreographers in the world, as well as study with more than 100 top instructors & choreographers every week through online & live stream classes with CLI Studios. Specialized classes through CLI Studios are now integrated into our daily curriculum at STARZ, and offer our students the opportunity to study with some of the best instructors and choreographers in the industry today.

        Don't miss your opportunity to be a part of one of the most exciting and elite dance companies in the two Virginias!


STARZ 2019-2020 Competition Team Dancers

Isabella Atwell, Halaya Bradshaw, Chloe Browning, Aurora Davis, Hailey Hurst, Alexis Keener, Savannah Knight, Hannah McMillion, Haley Meade, Olivia Ross, Jacelyn Taylor, Madison Taylor, Peyton Terry, Erin Wellman

STARZ 2019-2020 Ambassadors

Isabella Atwell, Hailey Hurst, Hannah McMillion

STARZ en Pointe 2019-2020

Isabella Atwell, Halaya Bradshaw, Hannah McMillion, Hailey Hurst, Jacelyn Taylor


Isabella Atwell

STARZ Ambassador 2019-2020

Hailey Hurst

starz ambassador 2019-2020

Hannah McMillion

STARZ Ambassador 2019-2020