The Fine Arts Association Dance Companies:
EMERGE, VERGE & EDGE

Edge, Verge, and Emerge are FAA Dance Companies that practice year-round, enabling selected FAA students to perform in various locations throughout the region. Auditions for dance companies are required. Previous dance experience is also required. Dancers must be enrolled in a Fine Arts Ballet technique class to be part of an FAA Dance Company. An annual Costume Fee is required for Dance Company participants. 

Meet the Directors

Instructor: Alexia Rodriguez
 
Mondays from 5:35 p.m. – 7:25 p.m.
 
Edge, Verge and Emerge are FAA Dance Companies that practice year-round, enabling selected FAA students to perform in various locations throughout the region. Edge students may join through recommendation, invitation or audition. Previous dance experience required. Dancers must be enrolled in one ballet technique class to be part of Edge. These dancers will perform all over the region in showcases and competitions. Our companies are for the dancer that wants to be a part of a team and is willing to understand commitment.
Instructor: Howard Washington
 
Tuesdays from 5:15 p.m. to 7:05 p.m.
 
Edge, Verge and Emerge are FAA Dance Companies that practice year-round, enabling selected FAA students to perform in various locations throughout the region. Edge students may join through recommendation, invitation or audition. Previous dance experience required. Dancers must be enrolled in one ballet technique class to be part of Edge. These dancers will perform all over the region in showcases and competitions. Our companies are for the dancer that wants to be a part of a team and is willing to understand commitment.
Instructor: TBD
 
Wednesdays from 4:30 p.m. to 5:50 p.m.
 

Edge, Verge and Emerge are FAA Dance Companies that practice year-round, enabling selected FAA students to perform in various locations throughout the region. Verge students may join through recommendation, invitation or audition. Previous dance experience required. Dancers must be enrolled in one ballet technique class to be part of Verge. These dancers will perform all over the region in showcases and competitions. Our companies are for the dancer that wants to be a part of a team and is willing to understand commitment.

Instructor: Howard Washington
 
Tuesdays from 7:20 p.m. to 8:40 p.m.
 

Edge, Verge and Emerge are FAA Dance Companies that practice year-round, enabling selected FAA students to perform in various locations throughout the region. Verge students may join through recommendation, invitation or audition. Previous dance experience required. Dancers must be enrolled in one ballet technique class to be part of Verge. These dancers will perform all over the region in showcases and competitions. Our companies are for the dancer that wants to be a part of a team and is willing to understand commitment.

Instructor: Alexia Rodriguez
 
Mondays from 7:40 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
 
Edge, Verge and Emerge are FAA Dance Companies that practice year-round, enabling selected FAA students to perform in various locations throughout the region. Emerge students may join through recommendation, invitation or audition. Previous dance experience required. Dancers must be enrolled in one ballet technique class to be part of Emerge. These dancers will perform all over the region in showcases and competitions. Our companies are for the dancer that wants to be a part of a team and is willing to understand commitment.
Instructor: Howard Washington
 
Fridays from 5:00 p.m. to 5:50 p.m.
 

Edge, Verge and Emerge are FAA Dance Companies that practice year-round, enabling selected FAA students to perform in various locations throughout the region. Emerge students may join through recommendation, invitation or audition. Previous dance experience required. Dancers must be enrolled in one ballet technique class to be part of Emerge. These dancers will perform all over the region in showcases and competitions. Our companies are for the dancer that wants to be a part of a team and is willing to understand commitment.

Latest News

FAA Dance Company, EMERGE will be performing at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 14 at the Clock Tower in Downtown Willoughby!

What to wear

Dress requirements can be found here

Check out more FAA classes

Whether you prefer art, music, theatre, dance, or fitness, one of our classes should be of interest.

Auditions

  • 2021-2022 audition information coming Spring 2021

Questions? Please contact Director of Education, Michael Lund Ziegler mlundziegler@fineartsassociation.org