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About the National Dance Alliance

Since 1976, NDA has built upon foundations of spirit, tradition and excellence. NDA continues to prove The Work Is Worth It through empowering young athletes across the country. By working alongside coaches and dance teams nationwide at camps and competitions, NDA strives to build not only strong athletes but great individuals.

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Virtual Fashion Show

Virtual Fashion Show

LIGHTS. CAMERA. FASHION! Calling all school cheerleaders and dancers! Ever dreamed of being in the Varsity Spirit Fashion Show? Here’s your chance! Deadline to submit your video is October 23, 2020. What we need from you: Grab your fave uniform, campwear, warmup or game day look, and video your best strut down the virtual catwalk. […]

Oct. 18, 2020

#ShowYourGold for St. Jude

Did you know it costs more than $1 billion to operate St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital each year, and almost all of that funding comes from donations? St. Jude treats thousands of children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases each year, and it’s made possible by teamwork.  When we say teamwork, we mean it. There are hundreds of organizations and people who come together to raise money every single day to […]

Sep. 2, 2020

How To Watch: 2020 NCA & NDA November Virtual Championship

How To Watch: 2020 NCA & NDA November Virtual Championship

The stage is set for what looks to be one unforgettable competition season. The 2020 NCA & NDA November Virtual Championship is coming your way soon and the action will be live to watch on-demand on Varsity TV on November 21st at 9 AM CT.

Sep. 1, 2020

47 Game Day Photos From NC State's Homecoming Weekend!

47 Game Day Photos From NC State’s Homecoming Weekend!

We're only two weeks away from releasing Varsity TV's newest game day documentary It's Game Day: NC State! We joined the Wolfpack on the sidelines of their biggest game of the year. The NC State Wolfpack and the Clemson Tigers go head to head for NC State's 2019 Homecoming game! 

Aug. 26, 2020

Dance Tips Daily Podcast

Dance Tips Daily Podcast Dani Albertina As dancers, we are no strangers to repetition. How many times has your coach, mentor or teacher said “one more time…” (5 times in a row) or “again!” before you’ve even finished the 8 count? Although we might not be too thrilled about hearing those words in the moment […]

Aug. 19, 2020

Meet Our Summer Camp Staff Who Lead With Love

The role of a spirit squad member transcends far beyond the sidelines, football fields, competition floors, and practice mats. Spirit leaders are responsible for showing up for their peers, being ambassadors for their schools, community leadership, the list goes on… There’s a lot to learn, and that’s why our Varsity Spirit Camp Instructors have been […]

Aug. 17, 2020