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Nationals FAQ

What is Nationals? 

Nationals is a truly exciting event. A competition that includes dancers from all over the country, raising the level of the competitors, and highlighting some of today’s most innovative styles!  There are also master classes in the form of a convention for the dancers to participate in, a party to celebrate, and the week finishes off with an ultimate finals event where the top scoring dances of the week will face off in The Jam!


When is it held?

Monday, June 26th-Friday June 30th


Where is it held? 

Tropicana Casino & Resort 2831 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Room Rate:$139. Reservations can be made via phone by calling the Tropicana directly at (609) 340-4000 and mentioning Groove Dance. Room Block Name: Groove Dance


How many days is it expected the dancers will be in AC?

That can vary on whether the dancer has a solo/duet or not, if they come stay for classes and if their team's dance is an overall winner and selected to be in the ultimate finals event (The JAM)on Friday the 30th. There is no way to predict most of those things, so please consider that you could be there several days. 


What are the fees for this event?

PMDC Rehearsal Fees:

$55 for each group dance attending(covers all hours of rehearsals) Rehearsals will be held June 13th, 14 & 15th and June 20th, 21st & 22nd in the evening.


Groove Entry Fees:

$165 per solo

$90 per person per duet/trio

$71 per dancer per group dance


Groove Nationals Fee - Groove has a nationals fee of $99 per dancer. This fee will include their tuition for the three-level convention that takes place at nationals, entry and dinner to a party at the event and unlimited download access to all of the photos and videos taken at our nationals finals. This fee is mandatory and is in addition to entry fees.


**There is also a Parent Hip Hop Class with free champagne! 

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