Three Days of Dance Workshops, Classes, and Performances

Pigeon Forge is the perfect backdrop for an immersive training event with Rhythm & Moves. This multi-day experience includes dance instruction in multiple genres as well as a chance to learn more about the life of professional dancers from those with industry experience.

Included with Rhythm & Moves – Pigeon Forge:

  • Masterclasses and workshops on Tap, Fosse, Musical Theater, and other styles
  • How to prepare to audition session
  • “Life of a Professional” Q&A session
  • Opportunity via audition for showcase performance on stage at the Smoky Mountain Opry
  • Ticket to the Smoky Mountain Opry
  • Lunch included each day
  • Professional event staff on-site to handle your group

$239 per student* and $79 per adult*

Click Here to Reserve Your Spot!

*Pricing does not include transportation to the event, hotel or food. Packages can be customized to include these.


Monday – June  8, 2020:

8:30-8:55 AM              Check-in         

9:00-9:30                     Group Warm-up

9:30-10:45                   Jazz Technique

9:30-11:30**               Optional Teacher Track session with Julie O’Connell

10:45-10:55                 Break to change shoes

11:00 – 12:15               Tap

12:15-1:00                   Lunch

1:00-1:15                     Group warm-up

1:15 -3:00                    Musical Theater

3:00-3:30                     Audition Prep

3:30-5:00                     Audition

 Tuesday – June 9, 2020: 

8:00-8:25 AM              Check-in

8:30-9:00                     Q & A

9:00-9:30                     Group warm-up

9:30-11:00                   Ballroom Basics: Cha-Cha, Swing, & Waltz

9:30-11:30**               Optional Teacher Track session with Julie O’Connell

11:00-11:10                 Break

11:10-12:30 PM          Fosse

12:30-1:15                   Lunch

1:15-1:30                     Group warm- up

1:30-2:45                     Ballet  

2:50-4:05                     Dance Improvisation

4:00-5:00                     Performance Group Rehearsal

 Wednesday –  June 10, 2020: 

8:00-8:25 AM              Check-in

8:30-9:00                     Q & A  

9:00-9:30                     Group warm-up

9:30-10:45                   Turns & Leaps

9:30-11:30**               Optional Teacher Track session with Julie O’Connell

10:45-12:00                 Tap

12:00-12:45                 Lunch

12:50 -1:15 PM           Partnering Demonstration

1:15-2:30                     Tap vs Clogging

2:30-4:30                     Performance Group Rehearsal

2:30-2:45                     Break

2:45 -4:00                    Ballet ( for those not in the performance group)

Evening at the Smoky Mountain Opry

6:00                             Rehearsal onstage

6:30                             Backstage Tour

7:45                             Opry Pre-show performance

8:00-10:00                   Smoky Mountain Opry show


Is this event for individuals or groups?

Both! While we think there is a lot of value for a dance troupe or class to attend, an individual dancer who wants to participate while family takes advantage of the local flavor is welcome as well.

How do I register a group?

Simply fill out the contact form at the bottom and we’ll contact you!


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