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BoSoma Youth Company (BYC)

The BoSoma Youth Company (BYC) of the BoSoma School of Dance is a community outreach dance group for ages 11-18 committed to sharing the art of dance at a wide variety of local venues. This pre-professional performance group offers students the chance to take their training outside the classroom and into the community at places such as town fairs, after-school programs, fundraisers, and other local events. In addition, youth company dancers are given the opportunity to enhance their dance education through workshops, master classes, and intensives. In order to participate in the BYC, students must commit to attending the Jr or Sr Intensive Annual Program Classes, attend 1-2 weekly rehearsals as scheduled through out the school year as well as the BSD Summer Intensive held in August. 

 

ANNUAL PERFORMANCE SEASON 2022-2023

The BoSoma Youth Company is an opportunity offered to Jr. & Sr. Level intensive study students interested in performing throughout the year. Students are NOT required to participate in the Youth Company, but a commitment to the Company does come with specific requirements, as outlined below.

2022/2023 BYC Events Schedule

Friday, October 7th Annisquam Craft Fair

Location: 36 Leonard St, Gloucester, MA 01930

Time: 5:30pm-8pm

Saturday, November 5th OR Sunday November 6th - NEYDEX (Senior Dancers ONLY)

Location: The Dance Theater at Boston University, 915 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215

Time: 10am-9pm Classes, Tech and an Evening Performance

Friday, November 18th - Hamilton Senior Center Show

Location: Hamilton Senior Center, 299 Bay Road South Hamilton, MA 01982

Time: 4:00pm-6:00pm

December 2nd, 3rd, 4th - 2022 BYC Holiday Concert

Location: Shore Country Day School, Beverly MA, 545 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA 01915

● Friday, December 2nd - Dress Rehearsal

● Saturday, December 3rd - 6:00pm Show

● Sunday, December 4th - 2:00pm Show

 

Sunday, January 15th - Move for the Movement Cancer Benefit

Location: Collins Center, 100 Shawsheen Rd, Andover, MA 01810

Showtime: 12pm

TBD Spring 2023 Trip to Boston

Friday, May 12th - Senior Center Show - Older American Month

Location: Hamilton Senior Center, 299 Bay Road South Hamilton, MA 01982

Time: 4pm-6pm

REQUIRED CLASSES

Hamilton

Jr. Intermediate Intensive Program

Monday 5:00pm-6:00pm Jr Int. Ballet

Monday 6:00pm-7:30pm Jr. Int. Tap/Jazz

Tuesday 6:00pm-7:00pm Jr. Int Modern

Tuesday 7:00pm-8:00pm Jr. BYC Rehearsal

 

Jr. Advanced Intensive Program

Tuesday 4:30pm-6:00pm Jr. Adv Ballet

Tuesday 6:00pm-7:00pm, Jr. Adv Modern

Tuesday 7:00pm-8:00pm Jr. BYC Rehearsal

Wednesday 4:30pm-5:30pm Jr. Adv Tap

Wednesday 5:30pm-6:30pm Jr. Adv Jazz

 

Sr. Intensive Program 

Tuesday 4:00pm-5:00pm Sr. Modern

Tuesday 5:00pm-6:00pm Sr. Jazz

Tuesday 7:00pm-8:00pm Sr. BYC Rehearsal

Wednesday 3:30pm-5:30pm Sr. Adv Ballet / Wednesday 4:30pm-6:30pm Sr. Int Ballet

Wednesday 5:30pm-6:30pm Sr. Adv Tap / Wednesday 3:30pm-4:30pm Sr. Int Tap

Georgetown

Jr. Georgetown Intensive Program

Monday 5:30pm-6:30pm Jr. Jazz

Tuesday 7:00pm-8:00pm Jr. BYC Rehearsal in Hamilton

Wednesday 6:00pm-7:00pm Jr. Tap

Thursday 5:00pm-6:30pm Jr. Ballet

Thursday 6:30pm-7:30pm Jr. Modern

 

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