May 17, 2022
Our combined Dupree Dance National Finals/Summer Intensive will be held at the Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin on June 28-July 3, 2022. Our Summer Intensive classes will be scheduled in the morning /early afternoon timeframe and expand over 4 days; June 29-July 2. Our National Finals competition will expand during the time frame of June 28-July 2 and will conclude in an exciting National Finals Gala on July 3! The competition only schedule on June 28 will consist of a majority to all of our performance division solo routines. There is also a potential of our performance and competitive duo/trio competition starting on June 28. All group routines, a portion to all duo/trio routines, and all competitive division solo routines will be scheduled to compete within the time frame of June 29-July 2.
We anticipate our final Gala to conclude by mid-afternoon on July 3.
We guarantee our event schedule will allow our attendees and dance families to enjoy every aspect of our event as well as the gorgeous resort amenities and all beauty surrounding our host property. Our general National Finals competition schedule is released no less than one month prior to the event. Our detailed convention class schedule will be customized around the National Finals competition schedule and released within 3 weeks prior to our event. Much care and consideration are taken in the formation of our exact competition and classroom schedule to optimize both the experience and opportunities of our attendees.
* Note: Any dancer who has attended one of our regional qualifying events and won a full scholarship while registered in the Teen or Senior ballroom will have the option of participating in the Opening Number of our National Finals Gala! Our Opening Number rehearsals will begin on the morning of June 28. Qualifying dancers/parents, please email us by/before May 1, 2022 at if you plan on participating. Any dancer who has attended one of our regional qualifying events and won a Regional Collective Scholarship has the option of participating in the Collective Finale Routine of our Gala and optional Collective National Finals competition. Our Collective rehearsals for the finale performance will begin on the morning of June 28. These rehearsals will be mandatory for both Opening Number & Collective dancers who choose to participate in these programs.
For guests that desire to fly to our event, the best airport to use is Dane County Regional Airport in Madison, WI.
This airport is approximately 45 minutes away from the host hotel.