Join the ESOD

Award Winning Competition Team 


Competing makes

 memories & friendships

that will last a lifetime.

Our Competition Team was first established in 1986 and has continued with great success through the years! This program was designed to create fun and rewarding performance opportunities and to build self-confidence, character & perseverance for our students. Our goal each season is to showcase the best of each student's talents, develop team spirit & camaraderie.  Our Competition Performance Team has won various awards throughout the years in some of the largest competitions in the country such as Showstoppers, StarQuest, Dance Ovations, Dance To Inspire, StarPower, Turn It Up, Headliners & Beyond The Stars.

These Awards Include:

  • 5 Star Awards, High Gold, Platinum, Absolute, Double Platinum, Platinum Plus & Crystal Awards
  • Overall High Score Winners in all Junior, Teen & Senior Categories 
  • Over High Score Duet/Trio
  • Outstanding Costume Awards
  • ​Studio Overall Highest Average Score 
  • Student Choreography Awards
  • Highest Score in Entire Competition- APOGEE Award!
  • Special Judges Awards - Beautiful Technical Foundation, Best Precision, Entertainment, Overall Excellence & many more!
  • Cash Prizes
  • Gold Tickets to Starpower World Dance Championships!
  • Winner of the ADCC Studio of Excellence Award!
  • Invitation to Nationals
  • Dance Ovation National Winners
  • Won the Prestigious "Carol Miller Award" 
  • Petite/Junior & Teen/Senior Odyssey Award - Most Entertaining Routines!
  •  Nationals - Received Judges Choice Awards!
  • Studio Spirit Trophy Winner
  • Choreography Awards - Katie Flynn, Laurie Pandolfo, Nikki McDonough & Alishia Burns
  • Regional Titlist Winners 
  • NATIONAL GRAND CHAMPIONS - Cash Award of $1000

The Competition Team requires a great deal of time, effort and expense for students, parents, and teachers. Participation in this select program is optional.

If you are interested in this opportunity contact one of the Directors for more information.


                                                   Competition Performance Team

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