Esther Geoffrey Scholarship Competition

The Esther Geoffrey Scholarship Competition is a unique merit-based competition hosted through a series of Masterclasses taught by globally renowned professionals. The Dance Alliance (formerly Colorado Springs Dance Theatre) has awarded over $50,000 to local dance students in the competition’s 26-year history. The scholarships are awarded to dancers who demonstrate a dedicated level of skill, artistry, and performance, in order to help further their professional aspirations. This competition is open to intermediate & advanced dancers ages 12-18.

The 26th annual Esther Geoffrey Scholarship Competition will be Tuesday and Wednesday, October 25th and 26th at The Movement Gallery, 128 N. Nevada.

  1. Oct 25th 4:00 PM Ballet

  2. Oct 26th 4:00 PM Contemporary


Dancers from SALT Contemporary Dance from Salt Lake City, Utah.  “SALT was founded in 2013 in an effort to bring new voices of contemporary dance to Utah. In its 10 seasons, SALT has grown exponentially into a well-respected company. We have worked with some of the industries most sought after choreographers, built in depth training programs, and shared our innovative productions with their community.”

Their 5-day stay here in Colorado Springs will round out Dance Week as part of Arts Month and will culminate with their performance on Oct 28 at the Ent Center.

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Participants taking only one class will be eligible for a scholarship in that category only. Students taking both classes will be eligible for the larger All Around Scholarship.
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