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Find Your Inner Confidence

Shine Bright


    A unique event experience where dancers can find their inner confidence and shine bright!


    We aim to elevate young dancers to become well rounded adults!

  • ​DANCE 1st

    We are by dancers for dancers and your dancers experience comes first!

8 REASONS to choose Dance 1st events

  • Improv Category

    Improv Category

    New to All-Star dance events. Dancers have the opportunity to compete freestyle onstage. More details in rules & scoring. Click Here for more information.

  • USASF Sanctioned events

    USASF Sanctioned events

    All Stage 8 events are USASF sanctioned competitions that follow their guidelines and rules.

  • Dance Nationals Bids

    Dance Nationals Bids

    Each Stage 8 Dance events will award Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum bids to Stage 8 Dance Nationals May 2 - 4, 2025 at the Hilton Orlando in Orlando, FL.

  • Top Industry Dance Judges

    Top Industry Dance Judges

    All of our Stage 8 dance judges are highly qualified and extremely experienced in the Dance industry. Each of them are hand-picked and extensively trained on Stage 8’s score sheet. Customers will experience the best feedback in the industry at Stage 8!

  • Affordable Events

    Affordable Events

    High quality events for a competitive price.

  • No Stay to Play

    No Stay to Play

    Stage 8 does not require customers to stay at the host hotel(s) in order to participate. Studio owners and families are free to stay anywhere!

  • Top Prizes & Awards

    Top Prizes & Awards

    Top prize awards and specialty awards!

  • Fun


    Fun, supportive and encouraging environment