Dance Companies

Welcome to El Dorado Dance Academy! We offer a warm and encouraging studio that is home to 7 dance companies, affectionately called KPSIOGT! We also have a Story Ballet Production group that learn the skills and rigor required in a professional ballet production setting called SBP. See company details below!

K: Kaleidoscope Touring Company (High School age)
P: Prism Apprentice Company (Jr. High School age +)
S: Spectrum Jr. Company (Elementary School age+)
I: Illumination Performing Group (ages 8-18)
O: Ovation Musical Theatre Performing Group (ages 6-18)
G: Glitterforce Mini Company (ages 6-8)
T: Tessellate Competition Troupe
SBP: Story Ballet Production

 
2022-2023 KPSIOT +SBP Auditions


Monday, June 27, 2022 at EDDA South

Spectrum         10:30am to 12:30pm
Prism                12:30pm to 3:00pm
Kaleidoscope   3:00pm to 5:30pm
Tessellate         3:00-5:30, plus 6-7pm


 
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at EDDA South

Ovation             10am to 12:00pm
Illumination       12:00pm-2:30pm
SBP                    2:30-5:30pm


It's a fun and supportive Dance Company experience. El Dorado Dance Academy's aim is always to welcome eager dancers into our performance opportunities! We love to dance!


2022 KPSIOG Family Information Night - Thursday, May 19, 2022, 7-8pm
EDDA South, 3921 Sandstone Drive, Ste 4, in the EDH Business Park

 
Come Dance With Us!


Kaleidoscope Touring Company   (Level IV+)
  • Kaleidoscope is a pre-professional multi-disciplinary performance company that has toured and performed in Japan, New York, China, Chicago, LA, Seattle and Canada, The Bahamas, Disneyland, Disney World, Tokyo Disney and Hong Kong Disney! Kaleidoscope tours and competes once each season.
  • Commitment: 1 Turns and Technique, 2  Ballet, 1 Jazz, 1 Supplemental Technique and 1 group rehearsal 1.5  hours per week (6.5 hours required + 1 FREE class)
  • Tesselate is EDDA's competition troupe, and is an extension of Kaleidoscope. Dancers wishing to com[pete must have at least 2 years of KPS experience prior to auditioning for Tesselate. Please inquire for more details.
Prism Apprentice Company   (Level III or higher)
  • EDDA’s apprentice troupe is Prism Dance Company that tours and performs several styles of dance locally and statewide! Prism is not a “competitive team”, but has the opportunity to audition to compete each Spring as part of Kaleidoscope.
  • Commitment: 1 Turns and Technique, 2 Ballet, 1 Jazz, 1 Supplemental Technique and 1 group rehearsal 1.5 hours per week (5.5 hours required + 1 FREE class)
Spectrum Jr. Dance Company  (Level II or higher)
  • Spectrum Jr. Company dancers are training in an array of dance styles and perform monthly with KPSIO.
  • Commitment: 1 Turns and Technique, 1 Ballet, 1 Jazz, 1 Supplemental Technique and 1 group rehearsal 1.5 hour per week (5.5 hours required + 1 FREE class)
Illumination Performing Group  Dancers ages 9-18
  • Illumination is our resident dance company at El Dorado Dance Academy North. Serving ages 8-18, Illumination preforms an array of dance styles highlighting our studios passion for dance!
  • Illumination Performing Group is a traveling dance troupe, performing locally and statewide. Illumination Performing Group is not a “competitive team”
  • Commitment: 1 hour per week in Turns and Technique and 1 group rehearsal 1.5 hours per week (2.5 total hours required)*
  • *Additional technique classes in Ballet nad Jazz are STRONGLY recommended, but not required.
Ovation Musical Theater Performing Troupe Dancer/Singers ages 8-18
  • Get ready for a standing Ovation! El Dorado Dance Academy's musical theater preforming group not only dances and sings Broadway favorites, but are learning dance and vocal techniques to prepare them for stardom!
  • Ovation Musical Theatre Performing Group is a traveling singing and dancing troupe performing locally and statewide. Rehearsals will be comprised of both dance choreography as well as singing, vocal technique and show pieces. Must love to sing and dance!  
  • Ovation Performing Group is not a “competitive team” nor do they perform entire musical shows. It is vignette style show pieces, a revue of several songs from different shows each season!
  • Commitment: 1 Turns and Technique and 1 group rehearsal 1.5 hours per week (2.5 total hours required)*
  • *Additional technique classes in Ballet nad Jazz are STRONGLY recommended, but not required.
  • NEW! Now auditioning for for Ovation KIDS and TEENS (same audition time)!
Glitterforce Mini Company * Dancers ages 6-8 (Instructor Invitation Only)
  • Glitterforce Mini Company is a traveling dance troupe, performing dances in a variety of style. Glitterforce Mini Company is not a “competitive team”.
  • 1 year of previous Ballet or Jazz experience is required.
  • Commitment: 1 Ballet class and 1 group rehearsal (2 hours per week)
  • 1 Additional Class in Jazz is strongly encouraged.
Tessellate Competition Troupe ♦ (Level IV/V)
  • Tessellate Competition Troupe is our senior dance company that participates in at least 3 competitions a year. Focusing on our mission statement "Integrity in Dance and Life" Tessellate sets out to learn another professional facet of the dance world while using competition as growth opportunity. They compete in various dance styles.
  • Commitment: 1 Turns and Technique, 1 Jazz, 1 Contemporary/Lyrical,1 Ballet, 2-hour rehearsal class.
  • 2 years' previous experience in Prism and/or Kaleidoscope is required.