If 2020 is a national year for your studio – you won’t want to miss out on one of our TWO exciting National finals being held in Chicago, IL June 23-28, 2020 at the Tinley Park Convention Center and Orlando, FL June 29-July 3, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency on International Drive. In the event that there are not enough entries to support a 6 day national show, the last day will be a free day.
It is so much more than a regional event. Your In10se Nationals experience will include:
DIRECTOR & TEACHER COCKTAIL HOUR – MEET AND GREET
Come meet our In10sity management team as well as the other directors and teachers that you will be seeing all week prior to the event starting.
The cocktail hour and meet and greet is usually held the night prior to the first day of competition. Pick up your registration information, binder, itinerary and have your questions answered as well as receive final information in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.
FREE MASTER CLASSES FOR ALL COMPETING DANCERS
In 2019, master classes were offered by Marinda Davis, Ade Obayomi, Serge Onik, Nan Giordano, Jeka Jane, and Noelle Marsh.
The 2020 special guest choreographers will be announced in June and classes will be held in their own ballroom space.
PIZZA AND DANCE PARTY FOR ALL DANCERS
Dancers are invited to join our staff for an exciting pizza and dance party. Bring your best moves! First 100 dancers get a terrific door prize!
CON10DER NATIONAL SOLO TITLE PROGRAM
Don’t miss out on our exciting Con10der solo title competition. Dancers must have registered as a Con10der at their regional event in order to participate. Starting the first morning at nationals – Con10ders will compete in three different events that make up the program: Solo, Improv, and Interview.
Con10ders have a special part in the opening number of our group finale as well as other perks and recognition throughout the national event.
All-Access Passes as well as generous cash prizes make this program something you dancers will definitely want to be a part of.
IN10SE DANCER OPENING NUMBER
Two dancers are chosen at regional events from the junior, teen, and senior age divisions to represent their studio in this amazing opening number performance at the Group Finale.
Dancers that were not chosen at regionals that wish to participate may audition on the first day of nationals. More information will be provided on this audition once scheduled.
A crowd favorite on our regional tour! Optional for all competing dancers. Do you have what it takes to be named the National In10se Improv winner?
SOLO, DUET & TRIO FINALE
The top 5 scoring solos in each age division in the premier and elite levels and the top 3 scoring duet & trios in each age division in the premier and elite levels will re-compete at the Solo, Duet & Trio Finale for National titles on a special evening of competition.
Top 5 scoring small groups and large groups in all age divisions in both the Premier and Elite division qualify and re-compete at the Group Finale for National titles on the final day of competition. Lines are handled on a per show basis based upon the number of lines/productions entered into the competition.
LIVING WITH IN10TION – SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
During our National events in 2019 we awarded $15,000 to seniors going on to college who competed at our National events. Attending our Nationals is the first part of qualifying for this scholarship program for your graduating senior dancers.
$10,000 top cash prizeto the winner of the In10sity Challenge – as well as generous prize money to the 2nd-5th place studios.
NATIONALS TICKET PROGRAM
Joining us in Orlando, FL for Nationals this year? Purchase your discount theme park tickets from us for the best rates! The link to purchase your tickets will be posted here in January 2020.
We invite you to watch our 2019 National recap videos below. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact our office at 317-437-0338.
CHICAGO, IL ACCOMMODATIONS
Our Chicago, IL Nationals is at the Tinley Park Convention Center – June 23-28, 2020. In the event that there are not enough entries to support a six day national show, the last day will be a free day.
For flight and/or traveling purposes – solos will begin on June 23rd as early as 7:30am. Small groups may begin as early as June 24th. Our Group Finale will be on June 28th in the evening so for traveling purposes please do not plan to return home until the morning of June 29th.
Our event will be in the Village of Tinley Park which was selected by Business Week as the best place to raise a family in America. In 2017, Tinley Park was listed as one of the 50 safest cities in America. Tinley Park has a wide range of entertainment options, cultural opportunities, recreational activities, superb dining, great shopping and an enviable location that puts the Village within easy reach of world-renowned attractions. Tinley Park has a safe, small town atmosphere all while being a fast 30 minute drive to downtown Chicago for a special day or evening of shopping, theatre, and all of the excitement that the city offers.
The hotel attached to the convention center is always the way to go when attending national events for convenience and cost savings. The hotel is attached to the convention center where we will be holding our competition event as well as all of the free master classes and other activities. This hotel (which is currently a Holiday Inn) is undergoing an entire rebranding and renovation to be completed before March of 2020.
Rates in our room block will be $139 per night plus taxes for Double/Double room.
The block for attendees is under code I10. Guests can either call the front desk at 708-444-1100 and reference this code, or click the following link to reserve online:
You can also go to IHG.com, look up our hotel, plug in the dates and put I10 under “group code”.
We encourage you to book EARLY. We expect the event to be popular and this past year our host hotel sold out early.
ORLANDO, FL ACCOMMODATIONS
Our Orlando, FL Nationals is at the beautiful Hyatt Regency on International Drive. The date is June 29-July 3, 2020. In the event that there are not enough entries to support a 6 day national show, the last day will be a free day.
For flight and/or traveling purposes – solos will begin on June 29th as early as 7:30am. Small groups may begin as early as June 30th. Our Group Finale will be on July 3rd in the evening so for traveling purposes please do not plan to return home until the morning of July 4th or extend your stay and enjoy the holiday in Orlando!
Let the Florida sun embrace you at Hyatt Regency Orlando. Hop aboard the International Drive I-RIDE Trolley to explore new shops and live entertainment, all within a two mile stretch. The hotel’s centralized location means you’re only 12 miles from Orlando International Airport and most important of all – the area’s major theme parks are only a few minutes away.
We team with a company specializing in Theme Park tickets and bring you the absolute lowest price you will find for theme park tickets on the days that your team is not dancing making the entire event stress free and easy to plan ahead of arrival.
THEME PARK TICKETS
In10sity Dance is proud to have partnered with Hello Florida! to offer discounted tickets to our attendees that are valid at Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, and SeaWorld. A link to purchase tickets online will be added to this page after January 1, 2020.
We have negotiated the terrific rate of $155 per night because we know that staying right on location of the event makes less stress and a more enjoyable experience for your families and dancers.
You may book your stay at the Hyatt online by clicking the following button:
They are also available 24 hours or by contacting Hyatt Hotels & Resorts Reservations at 402-593-5048.
We encourage you to book EARLY. This hotel sold out in February for our 2019 Nationals.
2019 CHICAGO NATIONALS – OPENING NUMBER
Presenting the 2019 In10se Dancers and Con10der Finalists who learned and performed a piece by Ade Obayomi at our 2019 Chicago Nationals event. 70 dancers, 3 days, 1 unforgettable choreographer, and memories to last a lifetime! Do we have your attention?
2019 ORLANDO NATIONALS – OPENING NUMBER
Presenting the 2019 In10se Dancers and Con10der Finalists who learned and performed a piece by Marinda Davis at our 2019 Orlando Nationals event. 60 dancers, 3 days, 1 spectacular choreographer, and memories to last a lifetime!
2018 OPENING NUMBER – FEATURING OUR IN10SE DANCERS AND CON10DERS
What happens when you combine one of the best new artists of our generation with hundreds of In10sity’s In10se Dancers and Con10ders from all over North America AND one of the most revered, beloved, and sought after choreographic directors in our industry…..PURE MAGIC.
In each regional city, the judges will select outstanding soloists from the Elite and Premier level in the Junior, Teen, and Senior age divisions as In10se Dancers to be part of one of the most highly anticipated performances at our National event – the opening number of our group finale.
Studios with mixed Elite level and Premier level dancers will be chosen from the Elite level.
In10se Dancers will perform in the opening number of our Group Finale at Nationals. You won’t want to miss out on this opportunity!
This routine will be choreographed by top industry professionals. Dancers will perform alongside other dancers from across the country as well as the title winners of our Con10tion regional title solo program in one awesome number.
Note: Studios attending Nationals that do not have solo performers may nominate two performers each in the Junior, Teen, and Senior age divisions to participate as In10se Dancers at Nationals.
The costume for the opening number will be any black dance-wear bottom that each dancer should bring with them to nationals. The performance top will be pre-ordered by each dancer individually. We will provide each In10se dancer with ordering information upon registration for the In10se dancer program. Tops are to be picked up on the first day of Nationals at the In10se Dancer table.
In10se Dancers need to arrive at the Nationals event and be prepared to start classes beginning the FIRST DAY of the National event. The Group Finale opening number performance takes place on the LAST DAY of the National event and a detailed In10se Dancer choreography schedule will be emailed to all registered participants once the competition schedule is posted.
The choreography, special lighting effects, learning opportunities, and the many new friends made during the process make this an awesome experience sure to create many wonderful memories.
Instructions for registration for this FREE program are included on the back of your In10se Dancer certificate received in the awards ceremony at your regional event. If you have questions please email: In10seDancer@In10sity-Dance.com
Please fill out the form below to RSVP for Nationals