The Empire Company
(formally 2 Hype Hip Hop Company)
The Empire (formally 2 Hype) is the reigning 5 time National and 3 time Grand National Championship Hip Hop Company. We are an extremely competitive/performance dance company made up of several individual teams ranging from ages of 9 yrs old – adults. Our company promotes empowerment, ambition, individuality, hard work, and self worth through the love of dance. Company members have the opportunity to develop skills in many aspects of Urban dance styles: Street Funk, Hip Hop, Contemp-Hop, Whaacking, Dancehall, and more including traditional styles. They have the opportunity to attend master classes and workshops lead by the industries leading instructors and choreographers through the year and will attend competitions and perform at local events and shows. Our company is for any dancers in the Austin and surrounding areas.
2018 Auditions 2 Coming Soon….
(If attending Drop Tha Beat, an audition class will be held there. Email Leslie for more details.)
Cost: $20 (Due day of audition)
*Any dancer making a Company team is required to attend DROP THA BEAT URBAN DANCE INTENSIVE on July 9-12.
*Rehearsals are every other Saturday and last 2-3 hours. Dates TBA at parent meeting.
*Each team attends at least 3 competitions, 1 nationals competition and/or 1 convention (usually combined with 1 of the competitons).
*Each team competes at least 2 team routines and 1 lg group routine or production (with entire company).
*Teams have pre-determined costs and monthly payments extended over 8 mth period to help with costs.
*Each dancer pays a drop fee that is refundable at end of a completed competition year.
MORE INFORMATION IS MADE AVAILABLE AT PARENT MEETING AND IN ACCEPTANCE EMAIL FROM AUDITIONS.
More details coming soon!!!
This year our company will be based out of Synergy Dance Studio for rehearsals.
Scholarship Winners for 2018 Drop Tha Beat