1. 5 Reasons Dancing Is Good For Kids

    Kids are natural dancers. Even babies bounce around to music and toddlers love grooving in the car. While kids naturally learn to move to music and have fun while doing it, participating in dance lessons and kid's dance competitions offers a wide spectrum of benefits. Star Systems sees thousands of …Read More

  2. How Dancers Can Improve Their Balance Before A Dance Competition

    Balance is one of the most important skills a dancer can develop. Even if you know every move by heart, if you’re wobbly up on stage or fall over, it can cost you the competition. Below, Star Systems is offering up five quick tips to improve your balance so you are ready for your upcoming dance co…Read More

  3. 13 Things To Have In Your Dance Bag

    Are you packing up the car to head to a regional dance competition? Before you leave, make sure your dance bag is packed with all of the essentials. As we get closer to the start of competition season, consider adding these thirteen important items to your dance tote: 13 Items To Have In Your Dance …Read More

  4. 4 Things To Do Right Before A Dance Competition

    Preparing for a dance competition takes a lot of time and effort. You and your studio have been practicing and perfecting a routine for months, and now the time is here to put it on the stage in front of a panel of judges. However, before you are called to the stage, Star Systems, your dance competi…Read More

  5. Choosing Between A Dance Conservatory Or College

    Many young dancers who participate in our regional and national dance competitions have dreams of growing up to be a professional dancer. If you’ve been keeping up with our blog, you might remember one particular blog all about dance-related careers. In that blog, we discussed the multiple career …Read More

  6. 5 Tips For Competition Day

    At Star Systems Talent, our goal is to make our dance competitions fun, welcoming, and exciting. However, it’s not all fun and games. On the day of a big dance competition, tensions can be high, the atmosphere can be hectic, and it can feel like a complete whirlwind. But we’re here to offer up s…Read More

  7. 7 Reasons To Attend A Dance Intensive

    Dance intensives are pretty much exactly what they sound like: a very intense dance event. And while they are incredibly fun, exciting, and fast-paced, they are also an amazing learning experience for your young dancers where they will get to learn from the best in the industry. Our fall dance inten…Read More

  8. Announcing Our Fall Dance Intensives

    Many dancers consider the end of competition season to be the end of dance season, but we beg to differ! Just because we’re in the interim between this year’s Nationals and next year’s Regional dance competitions, doesn’t mean it’s time to forget about dance entirely. In fact, now is the b…Read More

  9. How To Prepare For Dance Competitions During The Off-Season

    How To Prepare For Dance Competitions During The Off-Season

    Just like with all major sports, the world of dance competitions has a “season.” Competition season typically starts with regional dance competitions in late December or January, and continue through the spring. National dance competitions will generally pick up in early summer and go through Ju…Read More

  10. Famous Dancers Who Influenced The Industry

    Famous Dancers Who Influenced The Industry

    All dancers know that one of the best ways to learn something new is by studying someone else. Throughout the last century, there have been dozens of famous dancers who have left behind a legacy of skill, artistry, and bold determination to make a name for themselves and share their love of dance wi…Read More