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Spotlight Dance CupDirector
Michelle Kresge


Who we are:

Spotlight Dance CupWith over 21 years’ experience, Spotlight Dance Cup is a recognized industry leader in the dance competition world. From the words of our clients, “Spotlight is the Gold Standard…well-organized, fun, and family-friendly, wherein the dancers’ experience is the top priority.” With 42 amazing regional events and 3 spectacular national finals, Spotlight provides a unique experience unlike any other!


Why should studios attend Spotlight?

-Extensive rebates and savings for studio owners with our Royalty Rewards, Diamond Pledge and referral programs
-Top-notch professional judges with thoughtful, constructive critiques
-We inspire and welcome all levels—recreational and competitive dancers alike
-One-of-a-kind experiences like our high-energy Dance Down, Studio Achievement, and expansive Title competition
-Over $50K in scholarships through our “Sharing the Spotlight” program
-A multitude of unique and high-quality trophies and awards
-Trophies, Discount Dance Supply certificates, scholarship opportunities


Adam Di Loreto, Andrij Deneka, Ann Buehler, Ashley Chasteen, Brooke Casady, Carol Connors, Chad Azadan, Chelsea Michener, Chris Rutledge, Colby Lemmo, Erika Tomlinson, Everth Lopez, Jason Marquette, Jessi Rohr, Jessica Walz, Joelle Martinec, Johanna Sapakie, John Cartin, Kathy Drnec, Kelli Myhre-Bahwell, Kim Borgaro, Kyle Hill, Lachlan McCarthy, Lauren Ashley, Matthew Rich, Melanie Durham, Missy Dray, Natasha Jansen, Pam Erickson, Stacey Dion, Stacy J, Stacy Procida, Steven McNamara, Suzy Guarino-Hall and Tanya Kuhn


Dates and Venues

Phoenix, AZ

Jan 20-22

Higley Center for the Performing Arts

Seattle, WA 1

Jan 27-29

Highline Performing Arts Center

Fresno, CA

Feb 3-5

Saroyan Theater

Hot Springs, AR

Feb 3-5

Horner Hall - Hot Springs Conv Ctr

Portland, OR

Feb 10-12

Oregon Convention Center

San Jose, CA 1

*Feb 10-12

Center for the Performing Arts

Las Vegas, NV

Feb 17-18

Cashman Center

*Louisville, KY

Feb 17-19

Louisville Memorial Auditorium

Upland, CA

Feb 17-19

Highlander Auditorium

Chicago, IL 1

Feb 24-26

*Batavia High School Fine Arts Centre

Davenport, IA

Feb 24-26

Adler Theatre

Sacramento, CA

Feb 24-26

Memorial Auditorium - Sacramento Conv Ctr

Coeur d'Alene, ID

Mar 3-5

Schuler Auditorium - N. Idaho College

Reno, NV

Mar 3-5

Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts

Ogden, UT

Mar 9-11

Ogden Eccles Conference Center

Detroit, MI

*Mar 10-12

Milford High School

Seattle, WA 2

Mar 10-12

Foster Performing Arts Center

Youngstown, OH

*Mar 10-12

Deyor Performing Arts Center

Denver, CO 1

Mar 17-19

Pinnacle Charter School

Long Beach, CA -1

Mar 17-19

Long Beach Unified Sch Dist (Millikan HS)

Long Beach, CA - 2

Mar 17-19

Long Beach Unified Sch Dist (Jordan or Lakewood HS)

Billings, MT

Mar 24-26


Omaha, NE

Mar 24-26

Mid-America Center

St. Louis, MO 1

Mar 31- Apr 2

Purser Center – Logan Chiro. College

Minneapolis, MN 1

April 7-9


Gillette, WY

April 7-9


Riverside, CA

April 7-9

Riverside Auditorium & Events Center


April 14-16


Boise, ID

April 20-22

Nampa Civic Center

Los Angeles, CA

*April 21-23

Centinela Valley Center for the Arts

Seattle, WA 3

April 21-23

Foster Performing Arts Center

Denver, CO 2

April 28-30

Pinnacle Charter School

Grand Rapids, MI

April 28-30

Kenowa Hills Performing Arts Center

Redondo Bch, CA

April 28-30

Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center

Salt Lake City, UT

May 4-6

Cyprus High School

Chicago, IL 2

May 5-7

Midwest Conference Center

Kansas City, KS

*May 5-7

Overland Park Convention Center

St. Louis, MO 2

May 5-7

Purser Center – Logan Chiro. College

Des Moines, IA

*May 12-14

*Stephens Auditorium - Iowa State Center


May 12-14

Milwaukee Theatre

San Diego, CA

May 12-14

Mandeville Auditorium UCSD

Minneapolis, MN

May 19-21

Roy Wilkins Auditorium

San Jose, CA 2

May 19-21

*Santa Clara Convention Center

Honolulu, HI

May 26-28

Kaimuki High School

Midwest Nationals

June 24-30

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa - Lake Geneva, WI

West Coast Nationals

July 3-9

JW Marriott LV Resort & Spa - Las Vegas, NV

Pacific NW Nationals

July 10-15

Seaside Convention Center - Seaside, OR



Spotlight Events

1540 East Iron Eagle Dr.

Eagle, Idaho 83616

Office: 208-939-2015



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