VITAL LINK

Vital Link is PPAC's Competition Team.  We compete in various competitions and perform at local venues within the Lehigh Valley.

Requirements to be a Member of VITAL LINK

  1. Must be a current student of Pennsylvania Performing Arts Center

  2. Must schedule an audition to be on the team

  3. Must take at least one Ballet class each year

  4. Practice is on Saturday's from 10:00 - 12:00 but is subject to change to prepare for upcoming performances/competitions

  5. Monthly fee for competition classes/rehearsals

  6. Must sign a yearly contract

  7. Purchase a team jacket

  8. Commit to the competition schedule - Schedule is listed on the current student page

  9. Purchase selected costumes

  10. Pay competition fees for selected competitions
     

*** For more information or questions please contact the office.

Vital Link 2020-2021

 

Members

Maddie C.

Aspen

Nora
Abbey
Makayla
Eve
Hannah

Madison M.
Alexandra

Ava P.
Effie

Ava V.

Lauren

 

2021 Competitions & Conventions

Starquest - Lancaster, PA
January 29 - 31, 2021

ADJUDICATIONS

JUDGES AWARDS

Born to Entertain - Maddie M.

Pretty Pretty Port de Bras - Maddie C.

HIGH GOLD
Abbey & Nora - Modern
Ava V. & Lauren - Lyrical

Makayla & Abbey - Open

Maddie M. - Jazz

Lauren & Nora - Jazz

Vital Link Large Group Jazz

Vital Link Large Group Contemporary

Hannah - Pointe

Nora - Contemporary

Alexandra - Lyrical

Maddie C. - Lyrical

Abbey & Nora - Tap

PLATINUM

Abbey - Modern

Abbey - Contemporary

Abbey - Jazz

Lauren - Contemporary

Vital Link Small Group Jazz

Vital Link Small Group Hip Hop

Vital Link Small Group Contemporary

OVERALL AWARDS

Classic
Solo
3rd Place - Abbey - Modern

Duo

5th Place - Abbey & Makayla - Open

4th Place - Lauren & Nora

Small Groups

5th Place - Vital Link Small Group Jazz (Choreographed by Miss Kate)

3rd Place - Vital Link Small Group Hip Hop (Choreographed by Miss Brittney)

1st Place - Vital Link Small Group Contemporary (Choreographed by Miss Paige)

Large Groups

3rd Place - Vital Link Large Group Jazz (Choreographed by Miss Bobbie Jo)

2nd Place - Vital Link Large Group Contemporary (Choreographed by Miss Bobbie Jo & Miss Paige)

OVERALL HIGH SCORE AVERAGE
ADCC STUDIO OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

NexStar - Lancaster, PA
February 19 - 21, 2021

 

ADJUDICATIONS

SPECIAL AWARDS/SCHOLARSHIPS

Intensity Award - Crown - Nora

Fun to Watch - Viva Diva - Abbey

Entertainment Award - #1 Spot - Small Group Hip Hop

Power Pak Invitation - Secret Garden - Abbey

Wild About You - Fighter - Large Group Jazz

Golden Ticket - Rescue Me - Small Group Contemporary

Teen Regional Champion - Rescue Me - Small Group Contemporary

GOLD

Crown - Nora

Fever - Lauren & Nora

Forever Starts Today - Maddie C. & Maddie M.

HIGH GOLD

Unstoppable - Vital Link Large Group Contemporary

Fighter - Vital Link Large Group Jazz

Big Time - Vital Link Small Group Jazz

#1 Spot - Vital Link Small Group Hip Hop

You Say - Open - Nora

Hero - Lyrical - Maddie C.

Supercuts - Contemporary - Alexandra

Good to be Bad - Jazz - Eve & Makayla

Serenade No. 13 - Ballet - Maddie C.

Drummer - Modern - Abbey & Nora

PLATINUM

Rescue Me - Vital Link Small Group Contemporary

Secret Garden - Abbey

Broken Hearts - Lauren

Viva Diva - Abbey

Acapella - Abbey & Nora

OVERALL AWARDS

TEEN SOLOS

7th Place - Broken Hearts - Lauren

2nd Place - Secret Garden - Abbey

DUOS/TRIOS

Juniors

6th Place - Good to be Bad - Eve & Makayla

Teen

10th Place - Forever Starts Today - Maddie C. & Maddie M.
9th Place - Fever - Lauren & Nora

5th Place - Drummer - Abbey & Nora

4th Place - Acapella - Abbey & Nora

SMALL GROUPS - TEEN

6th Place - #1 Spot - Vital Link Small Group Hip Hop

1st Place - Rescue Me - Vital Link - Small Group Contemporary

LARGE GROUPS - TEEN

6th Place - Fighter - Vital Link Large Group Jazz

5th Place - Unstoppable - Vital Link Large Group Contemporary

Omega - Allentown, PA
April 16 - 18, 2021

BTS - Lancaster, PA

April 23 - 25, 2021

Starquest - Lancaster, PA
April 30 - May 2, 2021

Breakout  - Somerset, NJ

May 7 - 9, 2021

NYCDA Regional Convention - Baltimore, MD
May 14 - 16, 2021