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2020 Regionals

West Palm Beach, FL Jan 17 - 18
Daytona, FL Jan 25 - 26
Ft. Myers, FL Feb 7 - 9
* NEW Summerville, SC Feb 21 - 23
Atlanta, GA Feb 29 - Mar 1
Orlando, FL March 6 - 8
* NEW Houston, TX Mar 22
Ft. Lauderdale, FL March 27-29
Statesboro, GA Mar 27 - 29
Tampa, FL Apr 3 - 5
Jacksonville, FL Apr 24 - 26
Raleigh, NC May 2 - 3
State College, PA May 2-3

2020 Nationals

Orlando, FL Omni ChampionsGate Resort Hotel Jun 25-28

2020 Pre-Qualification

Orlando, FL Omni ChampionsGate Resort Hotel June 25th

Be part of the competition everyone is talking about!


STG Is Shaking things up at Regionals with it's  "IMPROV CHALLENGE DIVISION"  Solo Division, Competitive Level , Petite, Primary, Junior, Senior, and Pre Professional Divisions

1. The dancer will improv for 45 to 60 seconds to the music randomly chosen by STG..

2. The dancer will be judged on the following criteria.

a. How quicklly they adapt to the music

b. How well they interpret the music chosen

c. Their performance,technique and movement quality.

Mr. and Ms. STG Title Entry Information

Title awards are awarded at both Regional and National competitions. Title competitors must be entered in the “competitive” category and must submit 2 SOLOS to be considered for the title. You must check the “Title” box when registering routines to enter them into the Title category. * Competitors in the Petite and Primary Solo Division may enter 1 Solo to be considered  for Title.

Each title competitor will take center-stage and will be asked questions by the judges.   Only Regional & National preliminary round title winners as well as 2nd and 3rd runner ups will be invited to compete for the National title.


Video judging and professional photography

Celebrating its sensational 8Th season, Shake the Ground perseveres as an extraordinary leader in the dance competition arena.  If you have not yet attended, you are missing out on one of the most exciting, action packed competitions ever!

At Shake the Ground competitions, every dancer has an incredible opportunity to take advantage of FREE Master classes taught by world-renowned teachers, receive special awards and prizes, and get awarded scholarships to some of the most elite dance programs.


Scholarships Awarded to World Renowned Summer Intensives!

Shake the Ground is honored to be able to present these amazing scholarships at every regional event. Click on any of them to learn more about these intensives and festivals:

STG is proud to be affiliated with

UBC Worshop Series with Duncan Cooper

Boca Raton, FL at Harid Conservatory

September 28-29, 2019 

UBC 2020 Competition Dates and Cities

Miramar, Florida
February 14- 16, 2020

Atlanta, Georgia
February 28 - March 1, 2020

Houston, Texas
March 21-22, 2020

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
April 17-19, 2020

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