Encore Dancers | Act Two Studios


Encore Dancers is a community dance performance and competition company designed to heighten the performance experience for students at Act Two Studios.  Students are encouraged to participate in workshops, conventions, competitions, and community performances to increase their exposure and love of dance. In the spring of 2017 many of these dancers will attend a week long international dance festival in Los Angeles including an opportunity to perform at Disneyland.

As part of our last season, Encore Dancers attended two national workshops and three competitions as well as numerous National Dance Week performances, and more community performances than can be listed here! The Encore Dancers organization sponsor a Nutcracker performance by the San Diego Ballet, utilizing dancers from throughout the city.

Interested dancers must be in first grade or older, have taken a minimum of one year of dance, and be currently enrolled in ballet, jazz, and at least one other dance class. Dancers are grouped by age and experience.  This year interested dancers are asked to participate in a one week intensive  “back to dance” camp at the studio. The camp will be held Monday, August 8 through Friday, August 12 from 9 – 3 p.m.  Contact us for more information.

Parents of Act Two Studios performers can help support Encore Dancers in several ways.  Most importantly, they can volunteer to work with the parent booster organization in fundraising efforts either as a consumer or a volunteer.

Activities sponsored by the parent support group include assisting with our after recital party, hosting various other parties, providing ice cream at our park shows, and handling flower sales for the recital. The Encore Dancers Parent Association (EDPA). The EDPA is proud to sponsor the San Diego Ballet Nutcracker, returning to Cheyenne in December 2017. This year they will provide support to Act Two Studios in partnership with The Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker.

If you are interested in in participating as an Encore Dancer volunteer, please contact Rayme VanDell, organization president, through the studio.
Encore Dancers LLC is a registered organization in the State of Wyoming, in has applied for non-profit status with the IRS.