The Groove Experience

All Star Competitions that are designed specifically for A DANCER! Groove Approved Dance Only Judges. Marley Competition Floor and Master Classes from Top Choreographers and Dancers in the Industry!

The Groove Experience was created in 2009. These events were designed so that All Star dancers had a high quality event to attend that includes guaranteed Marley competition floor, dance only judges and master classes from the top dancers in the country!

Today, The Groove Experience hosts 6 high quality production events all of which are Worlds Bid and Dance Summit bid giving events. Join us at a City near you to EXPERIENCE our events, learn how to improve, compete with the BEST and to let your dancers GROOVE in our electrifying master classes!

Upcoming Events

Encore Championships - Houston DI & DII

Houston, TX, 12/13/2019 - 12/15/2019

Location
George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, TX, 77010
US
Dates
12/13/2019 - 12/15/2019
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Additional Information

EVENT INFORMATION:
Coaches Information
Parent Packet

MASTER CLASS: December 14th (class is Saturday evening)
Jazz/Contemporary – Tokyo

HOUSING INFORMATION: This event is a Stay Smart Tier 1.
In Tier 1, housing is required for all teams. Please contact Team Travel Source our OFFICIAL Housing Partner for assistance with setting up a room block for your team. You can also contact Team Travel Source directly at their toll-free number 1-866-567-7075.

DANCE: This is a BRONZE TIER Dance Event.
Bronze Tier dance events are cheer based events that also offer dance divisions. Dancers will perform directly on the cheer floor and they will be judged by our cheer judges. Click here for more information or contact Cheryl Passalacqua the Varsity All Star Dance Director.

Have a question: Contact Kiley Bechtel at kbechtel@varsityknoxville.com

Athletic Championships - Columbus DI & DII

Columbus, OH, 2/1/2020 - 2/2/2020

Location
Columbus Convention Center
400 N High St
Columbus, OH, 43215
US
Dates
2/1/2020 - 2/2/2020
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Additional Information

MASTER CLASS: February 1st (class is Saturday evening)
Hip Hop – Greg Chapkis

HOUSING INFORMATION: This event is a Stay Smart Tier 3.
In Tier 3, housing services are not required, but Team Travel Source our OFFICIAL Housing Partner has secured great hotels options at the lowest rates just for you. For assistance contact Team Travel Source or call directly at their toll-free number 1-866-567-7075.

DANCE: This is a GOLD TIER Dance Event.
Gold Tier dance events truly cater to the ultimate dance experience. This event is guaranteed to have experiences dance judges and an ideal performance surface for dancers, like Marley or hardwood. Dance specialty awards will also be given. Click here for more information or contact Cheryl Passalacqua the Varsity All Star Dance Director.

Have a question: Contact Kiley Bechtel at kbechtel@varsityknoxville.com

Duel in the Desert

Palm Springs, CA, 2/1/2020 - 2/2/2020

Location
Palm Springs Convention Center
277 N Avenida Caballeros
Palm Springs, CA, 92262
US
Dates
2/1/2020 - 2/2/2020
pageLocation: all-star
Additional Information

MASTER CLASS: February 1st (class is Saturday morning at a local hotel)
Jazz/Funk – Brandon Bryant

HOUSING INFORMATION: This event is a Stay Smart Tier 3.
In Tier 3, housing services are not required, but Team Travel Source our OFFICIAL Housing Partner has secured great hotels options at the lowest rates just for you. For assistance contact Team Travel Source or call directly at their toll-free number 1-866-567-7075.

DANCE: This is a GOLD TIER Dance Event.
Gold Tier dance events truly cater to the ultimate dance experience. This event is guaranteed to have experiences dance judges and an ideal performance surface for dancers, like Marley or hardwood. Dance specialty awards will also be given. Click here for more information or contact Cheryl Passalacqua the Varsity All Star Dance Director.

Have a question: Contact Kiley Bechtel at kbechtel@varsityknoxville.com

Groove Dance Nationals

Pigeon Forge, TN, 3/14/2020 - 3/15/2020

Location
Le Conte Center
2986 Teaster Ln
Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
US
Dates
3/14/2020 - 3/15/2020
pageLocation: all-star
Additional Information

MASTER CLASS: March 14th (class is Saturday evening)
Hip hop – Greg Chapkis

PINNACLE AWARD AVAILABLE AT THIS EVENT
The Varsity Pinnacle Award is part of the #AllStarStrong movement, focusing on highlighting athletes at events across the country for going above and beyond in their gyms & communities. These individuals will be recognized for promoting the positive aspects of All Star cheerleading based off of the characteristic of Teamwork, Dedication, Confidence & Leadership. Do you have an athlete you would like to recognize? Click Here to nominate them today!

HOUSING INFORMATION: This event is a Stay Smart Tier 3.
In Tier 3, housing services are not required, but Team Travel Source our OFFICIAL Housing Partner has secured great hotels options at the lowest rates just for you. For assistance contact Team Travel Source or call directly at their toll-free number 1-866-567-7075.

DANCE: This is a GOLD TIER Dance Event.
Gold Tier dance events truly cater to the ultimate dance experience. This event is guaranteed to have experiences dance judges and an ideal performance surface for dancers, like Marley or hardwood. Dance specialty awards will also be given. Click here for more information or contact Cheryl Passalacqua the Varsity All Star Dance Director.

Have a question: Contact Kiley Bechtel at kbechtel@varsityknoxville.com

One Up National Championship - Nashville DI & DII

Nashville, TN, 4/4/2020 - 4/5/2020

Location
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Drive
Nashville, TN, 37214
US
Dates
4/4/2020 - 4/5/2020
pageLocation: all-star
Additional Information

MASTER CLASS: April 4th-5th (class is Saturday evening)
Jazz/Contemporary – Tokyo

HOUSING INFORMATION: This event is a Stay Smart Tier 1.
In Tier 1, housing is required for all teams. Please contact Team Travel Source our OFFICIAL Housing Partner for assistance with setting up a room block for your team. You can also contact Team Travel Source directly at their toll-free number 1-866-567-7075.

DANCE: This is a GOLD TIER Dance Event.
Gold Tier dance events truly cater to the ultimate dance experience. This event is guaranteed to have experiences dance judges and an ideal performance surface for dancers, like Marley or hardwood. Dance specialty awards will also be given. Click here for more information or contact Cheryl Passalacqua the Varsity All Star Dance Director.

Have a question: Contact Kiley Bechtel at kbechtel@varsityknoxville.com

PAST EVENTS

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All Star Cheer and Dance Championship DI & DII
Louisville, KY, 12/6/2019 - 12/8/2019

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ALL STAR NEWS

Reigning Summit Champions Stingray UV In The Top Spot

Reigning Summit Champions Stingray UV In The Top Spot

The Stingray All Stars UV is a dominant team in the Senior Medium 4.2 division, and they’re in first place headed into Day 2 at the 2019 All Star Challenge: Battle Under The Big Top! All three teams competing in the division hit a zero deduction routine, and UV took the lead with a score of 97.6.

Dec. 15, 2019

Senior Large: It's a Close One!

Senior Large: It’s a Close One!

At the 2019 All Star Challenge: Battle Under The Big Top in the Level 6 Senior Large division, it’s anyone’s game! Two strong teams took the floor yesterday, and they both received a raw score of a 97.6333.

Dec. 15, 2019

Senior Large Coed Battling It Out Under The Big Top

Senior Large Coed Battling It Out Under The Big Top

Day 2 has arrived here at the 2019 All Star Challenge: Battle Under The Big Top and it’s a close race in the Level 6 Senior Large Coed division. Two powerhouse teams are neck and neck and will battle it out one last time today. You’re not going to want to miss it!

Dec. 15, 2019