Tennessee Dance Festival
Raising the Barre
September 21-23, 2018
The festival will take place September 21-23 at Middle Tennessee State University at the Murphy Center Complex and in the Boutwell Dramatic Arts Building. The Junior Festival for students aged 9-11 has returned and will take place Saturday afternoon in the Boutwell Dramatic Arts Building.
Festival registration and TAD's annual membership meeting will take place at the Fairfield Inn and Suites in Murfreesboro followed by an opening night panel panel discussion on September 21.
1. Become a member by visiting our membership page before purchasing tickets if you would like to receive member ticket discounts. Make sure to read your membplanet email to find out how to receive your member discount before registering.
2. Visit Eventbrite to register.
3. Once you have purchased your tickets, visit sched.com and choose your schedule.
Remember, all tickets are non refundable.
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Registration and ticket fees
All tickets are nonrefundable
Full Registration(includes tickets to each show and lunch, does NOT include scholarship audition)
Early Bird-Full Registration $185 Early Bird Registration ends September 3
Regular- Full Registration $215
On Site Full Registration $240
1 Day Registration(includes tickets to one show and lunch, does NOT include scholarship audition)
Early Bird-1 Day Registration $110 Early Bird Registration ends September 3
Regular-1 Day Registration $140
On Site 1 Day Registration $165
***Members receive a 15% Discount on Festival Tickets
*****All dancers who are performing in the CAK Student Choreography project, MUST be registered for one of the registrations above.
Full Festival Observer (includes tickets to each show and lunch, does not include scholarship audition)
TAD Member: $100
TAD Non Member $150
Jr Festival Student: $75 (includes lunch tickets)
Jr. Festival Student VIP: $100 (includes tickets to Saturday evening concert, observation passes to full festival and lunch tickets for student)
Jr. Festival Observer: $30 (observe all three Jr. Festival Classes, full festival not included)
AspireDance Concert, Saturday evening $25
Festival Spotlight, Sunday afternoon $10
CAKSP, Saturday Afternoon $5
CAKSP: $5 per entry
Summer Study Scholarship Audition: $25 per student
College Placement Audition: $25 per student
Spotlight Concert (moved to Sunday midday): $35 adjudication fee per entry
We are pleased to offer member teachers a benefit for bringing students to the Tennessee Dance Festival. Bring 10 students, and receive one free observers pass. Bring 20 students, and receive two free teacher registrations. Email email@example.com for details.
If you are purchasing multiple membership and registration items, you may use the Multi Purchase Form in addition to the Group Registration Form
Financial assistance is available based on need. Send inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
Preorder Festival Tanks!
Preorder the official 2018 Festival Racerback Tank when you register online. Did you forget to order when you registered or do you need to pay by check? Here's a link to our order form. Pop it in the mail no later than September 3rd to ensure the $15.50 discount price. Tanks available for purchase at the festival for $20.