Up Close – A Benefit Concert for Direction Service

Posted on Jan 27, 2017 in Performance, Show Information

Up Close – A Benefit  Concert for Direction Service

When: Saturday, March 11th, 2016 | 7:30pm Where: Wildish Theater  This is the Dance Factory’s 5th annual benefit concert at the Wildish Theater. This year’s beneficiary is the wonderful non-profit “Direction Service”. About Direction Service: The mission at Direction Service is “Helping people with disabilities and special needs live the fullest lives possible.” Direction Service is a multi-program organization that has helped people with special needs, and their families, live their lives to the fullest since 1976. For more information, visit their website. We are honored to be able to host this show on behalf of Direction Service and the amazing work that they do for our community. All proceeds from this show will go directly toward Direction Service. We are truly thankful for our community and for the support they give us. This show would not be possible without these amazing guest groups: Eugene Bhangra Identity Dance King’s Krew Rebelle’s Ballet UO Duck Street UO Flock Street Crew Work Dance Co. ZAPP Along with the DF performance companies: Urban Beat Urban Fusion Urban Elite Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at...

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Fall 2016 Auditions

Posted on Aug 30, 2016 in Auditions

Fall 2016 Auditions

Join our family! Auditions for our 2016 fall season are Sunday, September 11th and Sunday, September 25th, 2016. We are looking for well-rounded dancers from ages 8+! TIMES: Sunday, September 11th: 2:00-4:00pm: URBAN BEAT (Ages 8-15, beginning/intermediate) 2:00-4:00pm: URBAN FUSION (Ages 12 – 18, intermediate/advanced) Sunday, September 25th: 5:00-7:00pm: URBAN ELITE (13-18+ hip hop companies) LOCATION: The Dance Factory studio, 465 Washington Street, Eugene, OR COST: $10/audition. All audition fees go directly into our scholarship. WHAT TO BRING: $10/audition (cash or check made payable to The Dance Factory) Water bottle Appropriate dance shoes We apologize but we cannot accommodate spectators. All rounds will be closed to the public. AUDITION SCHEDULE: Registration will be 15 minutes prior to auditions. Please arrive early to register and warm up. Jazz Turn Combination Flexibility Check Jazz Combination Hip Hop Across the Floor progressions Tricks/Skills check Hip Hop Combination   CHOREOGRAPHY: All Routines/Combinations taught at auditions. Contact us if you have any questions about auditions. We will see you...

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August 2016 Workshops

Posted on Aug 16, 2016 in Workshops

Every summer (and winter) the Dance Factory gives our Eugene dancers the opportunity to train with some of the most sought-after choreographers in our industry. This year is no different! We have 3 AMAZING teachers and choreographers stepping foot in our little old Eugene to teach us and expand our vocabulary. Space is limited. Register now!  Registration form is located at the bottom of this post. Hip Hop Workshop with Fredrika Keefer: Thursday, August 25th 6:30-8pm, $20 San Francisco native. Dancer and teacher extraordinaire. Hip Hop Workshop with Cezar Tantoco: Sunday, August 28th 4-5:30pm, $30 Cezar is a pioneer in Canada’s hip-hop dance scene. Choreographer in the 2010 Winter Olympics ceremony. Lyrical Jazz Workshop with Sara Weber: Tuesday, August 30th 6:30-8pm, $15 REGISTER FOR ANY OF THESE CLASSES: * indicates required field Dancer's Name:* Dancer's Age:* Parent or Guardian name: Address:* City:* Zip:* Phone Number:* Email:* Name of other family member(s) registered at The Dance Factory: Classes Registering for (Class 1):* Classes Registering for (Class 2): Classes Registering for (Class 3): Classes Registering for (Class 4): CAPTCHA Code:* We accept cash or check. We also accept debit/credit cards (in the studio only.) Pay...

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Spring 2016 Auditions

Posted on May 9, 2016 in Auditions

Spring 2016 Auditions

Join our family! Auditions for our 2016-2017 season are this weekend, Sunday, May 15, 2016.

We are looking for well-rounded dancers from ages 8+!

TIMES:
1:30-3pm: PRESTIGE JUNIOR (Under 18 jazz company)
3-4:30pm: URBAN BEAT (Ages 8-15 hip hop/jazz companies)
5:30-7pm: URBAN VIBE/URBAN PULSE (13-18+ hip hop companies)
7-8:30pm: PRESTIGE SENIOR (18+ jazz company)

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