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Shooting Stars NYC is a 21-year dance company based on the Upper East and Upper West Side of Manhattan. The main focus of SSDC is competitive dance. “SSDC” offers competitive dance to ages 8-18 to all levels from beginners to advanced! Shooting Stars NYC company prides itself on instilling girl-power, teamwork, and sisterhood. Dancers and coaches are referred to as "Star Family."
Summer dance intensive sessions begin June 14th! Sign ups are available online at www.ShootingStarsnyc.com SUMMER DATES: June 14-16, 21-23, 28-30 August 16-18 12:00-4:00 PM FALL SEASON BEGINS: Sunday, September 19th We have two locations: Upper East Side: 1637 3rd Avenue at 91st St Upper West Side: 131 West 72nd St, b/t Broadway and Amsterdam Evaluations for our new season have also begun! SSDC has a spot for all interested dancers! The evaluation is to determine the best-suited teams for our new dancers.
For multiple years, the Stars have performed Halftime for the Harlem Globe Trotters at Madison Square Garden. As well as halftime and pregame for the Knicks at MSG, the world's most famous arena. For the eighth year in a row, Shooting Stars NYC was selected out of hundreds of companies from across the country to perform a six minute high energy dance routine for thousands of spirited fans at Barclays Center pregame for the Brooklyn Nets. SSDC is very excited about introducing even younger advanced dancers to the courts in the seasons to come.
The dancers at Shooting Stars NYC are no strangers to the spotlight. The advanced group of Company dancers were chosen out of millions for a 4 page spread in the August issue of W Magazine! The girls were also called back for America's Got Talent, and were also scouted for a private audition the year after. The teams have worked and performed with dynamic fashion designer Betsy Johnson. This company has produced some of the country’s top competitive dance teams, specializing in hip-hop, lyrical, contemporary, street jazz, broadway, and precision. SSDC is proud of its successful graduates who have gone on to dance as members on prestigious ivy league college dance teams, as well as become professional performers.