Dance

  • 2020 LDT

    Lamar Dance Department & Lamar Dance Theatre Auditions:
    POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Please continue to check the website the LDT website and views from the balcony for information about auditions for the 2020-2021 season.
     
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    AUDITION FAQs 

    Where is the audition located? LAMAR HIGH SCHOOL GYM

    Is there a specific door that will be open for students to enter? You will enter through the grand hall and make a left past the double doors you will see the gym on the right hand side. 

    Is there any documentation needed to bring to complete the paperwork and/or participate in the audition? NO, THE APPLICATION IS VERY SIMPLE. NO PAPERWORK WILL BE NEEDED. ARRIVE AT LEAST 10 MINUTES EARLY TO COMPLETE SHORT APPLICATION. 

    Should students prepare a dance/solo to present at the audition? NO, THE AUDITION WILL RUN JUST LIKE A NORMAL DANCE CLASS, EXCEPT WITH A PANEL OF JUDGES WATCHING AND SCORING. :)
     
    What will I be scored on? MODERN; APPEARANCE, STRENGTH/FLEXIBILITY, TECHNIQUE, PERFORMANCE.
    HIP HOP: APPEARANCE, CONFIDENCE, PROJECTION & EXPRESSION, ACCURACY 
     
    Can I audition for both modern & hip hop? YES, PLEASE NOTATE YOUR PREFERENCE OF PLACEMENT ON YOUR APPLICATION.
     
    I'm not sure if I'm attending Lamar or if I'm going to take dance next year. Should I still attend? YES, CLASSES FILL UP AND WE HAVE TO GIVE PRIORITY TO STUDENTS WHO ATTEND THE AUDITION FOR PLACEMENT. 
     
    Please make sure that your attire is appropriate for the selected dance style. Students are eligible to audition for both modern and hip hop. Please feel free to contact Mr. Ayala with any additional questions or concerns. 

     

    The Lamar Dance department offers intro level dance, intermediate modern, intermediate hip hop and diploma dance. The program also consist of Lamar Dance Theatre, the resident Dance Company at Lamar High School. Lamar Dance Theatre includes modern/contemporary & hip hop  members. Students in the dance program will participate in a performance in the Ned S. Holmes Performance Hall. The Lamar dance department is proud to collaborate with the dance culture in Houston, and dance artist nationally and internationally. Students have the opportunity to gain experience with ballet, modern, contemporary, and hip hop.
     
     

    Students who take dance enjoy a sense of confidence and pride in themselves. It is a wonderful stress reliever and an outlet for each student. It is a very physically demanding activity, therefore students feel more fit and healthy.

     
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  • Showtime International 2020 @ George Ranch Results

    Showtime International 2020 @ George Ranch Results

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    Shelbi Durand HS Runner Up
    Simon Chardey HS Runner Up
    Taylor & Durand HS Duet Runner Up
    LDT Trio “Durand, Gardner, Dorsey” Winner
    Sweepstakes & Judges Award LDT
    Best In Category X Small Lyrical Winner
    Best in Category Xsmall Modern Winner
    Best In category xsmall Contemporary Winner
    Creativity Award LDT Lyrical
    Supreme Award Lyrical
    Supreme Award Modern
    Grand Champion Xsmall
    3rd Place Best Of The Best Team

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  • MA Dance 2020 Results

    MA Dance 2020 Results

    LDT 2020 District Champions
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    4th place Kylah Dorsey 15-16 soloist
    1st place Jacqueline Taylor 15-16 soloist
    2nd place Shelbi Durand 17-18 soloist
    1st place Simon Charday 17-18 soloist
    2nd place Duet Jacquie & Shelbi 17-18
    1st place Duet Lauren & Simon 17-18
    1st place Trio Akayla Kylah & Shelbi 17-18
    1st place LDT HH Small Ensemble
    1st place LDT HH Large Ensemble
    Super Sweepstakes LDT Modern
    Choreography & Technique Award LDT Modern
    1st place LDT Team Modern
    1st place LDT Team Lyrical
    1st place LDT Team Contemporary
    Judges Award LDT HH Large Ensemble
    Outstanding Team Award LDT Modern
    1st place Select Small Team LDT Modern
    1st place Team LDT Modern highest scoring team of the day.
    2020 District Champions

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  • Hip Hop Auditions Results 2019

    Hip Hop Auditions Results 2019

    Please email Mr. Ayala by Monday, April 29th if you would NOT like to participate in the course you were put in. Names will be sent to the counselors the following week so that the correct dance class is placed on schedules.

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  • Modern Audition Results 2019

    Modern Audition Results 2019

    Please email Mr. Ayala by Monday, April 29th if you would NOT like to participate in the course you were put in. Names will be sent to the counselors the following week so that the correct dance class is placed on schedules.

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CONTACTS

LDT Upcoming Events

  • Dance Department Show 

    April 9th, 2020 @ 6:00pm

    Tickets are $7

     

    LDT Spring Show 

    April 24th, 2020 @ 7:00pm

    Tickets are $10

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