Acro: Routine that combines dance technique with acrobatic elements.
Ballet: Routine that includes classical ballet steps and technique. Ballet slippers only.
Contemporary: Routine that combines both lyrical and modern movements.
Lyrical: A combination of jazz and ballet techniques to slow music with lyrics to inspire movements to express emotions.
Commercial: Routine based on street movements or a derivative of this including commercial.
Jazz: Routine that consists of jazz technique.
Musical Theatre: Routine that features any style of dance that interprets a song from a Broadway Show or Movie Musical. This can be a vocal entry or just dance. If vocal you are only permitted to have backing vocals on the track. A microphone will be provided.
Open: Routines in this category can either be a combination of multiple genres or ones that may not fall into any other dance division.
Pointe: Routine must include classical ballet pointe technique. Pointe shoes only.
Tap: Routine must include tap technique. No pre-recorded tap sounds in music.
Vocal: (Song and Dance) Entry that is sung by the competitor live, backing vocals are allowed on the track but the competitor must sing the main vocal of the track. A microphone will be provided.