DTCB 2019: Registration for Colleges & Professional Dance Programs
Registration is closed.
Colleges not attening the event or on the audition panel can purchase the audition video (and roster) below.
Dancewave Through College & Beyond (DTCB) is a unique nationwide event, attended by over 300 high school students and parents annually. Providing a much-needed service to college dance programs and to high school students and their families, Dancewave Through College & Beyond offers the opportunity to connect, one-on-one, with renowned faculty from colleges across the country. This event helps students fully explore college dance opportunities and assists them in navigating the college admissions process. This year, DTCB will be held at Hunter College: The City University of New York (695 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065).
DTCB welcomes accredited colleges and universities to register for DTCB 2019 and has limited space available at the College Fair for 2-year conservatory and certificate programs (please email us to inquire about your program before registering if it falls in this category)
2019 Registration Packages Offer More Value Than Ever!
Priority Deadline: August 12 | Regular Registration Deadline: Extended to September 16!
*Participating programs must choose from one of these 3 options to participate; Add-on options available (see below)
Senior Package Plus ($500): Full table at College Fair, Full page B&W ad in event program, Inclusion in College Guide, 2 tickets to DTCB Showcase, Lunch for 2 on Saturday, Opportunity to place program material in DTCB student tote bags
Senior Package ($425): Full table at College Fair, Full page B&W ad in event program, Inclusion in College Guide, 2 tickets to DTCB Showcase
Junior Package ($350): Half table at College Fair, Half page B&W ad in event program, Inclusion in College Guide, 2 tickets to DTCB Showcase

Senior Package - Full Page (vertical orientation) 5.25" w x 8.25" h
Junior Package - Half Page (horizontal orientation) 5.25" w x 4" h

Colleges that attend DTCB have the opportunity to:
  • Meet students one-on-one at the DTCB College Fair. Last year over 300 students and parents attended (from over 18 States).
  • Showcase their school’s dance department at Saturday’s DTCB Showcase (fee applicable if accepted).
  • Present at a panel (if selected). Previous panels for students have included Careers in Dance, Injury Prevention, Nutrition, and Financial Aid.
  • Provide current college students or recent alums opportunity to participate in peer-to-peer meetings with high schoolers.
  • Sit in on an audition panel to view over 100 high school seniors for your dance program.*
  • New this year! Lunch is available on Saturday. It is included in the Senior Package Plus and available as an Add-on to other packages. Lunch box includes: Panini (turkey & cheese, tuna salad, chicken salad, veggie & pesto, or roast beef), apple, chips, water, dessert.
Notes for 2019
*Programs participating in the audition panel must have the ability to accept students into their dance program based on this audition.
-To date, over $4.5 million worth of scholarships have been offered to students who attended DTCB auditions. Please consider potential scholarships opportunities based on the audition. Dancewave will be following up with programs offering scholarships after the event in order to maintain records of admissions ourcomes and scholarships awarded through the event in order to continue to grow DTCB and attract top candidates for your schools!
There will be a limited number of audition panel positions available as we strive to increase the value of this experience for the schools and the students. The participation fee permits ONE faculty member to watch the college auditions. Videos of auditions are available for purchase for anyone not attending the panel.
**College check-in for DTCB 2019 will begin at 9:00 AM and a representative must be at your table by 10:00 AM, prepared to greet students. Due to increased attendance, all materials should stand on top of your table. No floor stands will be permitted. For electronic devices, please be prepared with battery power as no outlet use is guaranteed.

2019 Deadlines

Priority Registration Deadline - Monday, August 12th
Your school will be included in DTCB's advanced marketing materials (2019 poster and flyers as well as social media and Dancewave website).
DTCB Showcase Submission Deadline - Extended to September 16!
DTCB Showcase Selections Announced - Friday, September 20th

Regular Registration Deadline (space permitting) - Monday, September 16th
Late registrations will be processed if space is available and are subject to a fee.

Advertisement, Program Deadline & College Guide Deadline - Monday, September 16th
Please look for a confirmation email with information on ad specifications and college guide information.
College Fair & Tote Bag Materials - Friday, September 20th
If you select to have your material sent ahead of time ("Literature transport") or chose to have marketing materials in the STCB student tote bags, it must arrive by September 20, 2019. Please send to: Dancewave, ATTN: DTCB, 182 4th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217.
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