Going Pro Expo - Washington, DC
Sunday, January 27, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (EST)
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ALL STAR LEGACY ASHBURN FACILITY PHONE NUMBER FOR DIRECTIONS IS 703.444.6002 OR VISIT THEIR WEBSITE.
Register now for the ....
- DC Going Pro Expo
- Sunday, January 27, 2013
- All Star Legacy Training Facility
44600 Guilford Drive, Suite 120, Ashburn, VA 20147
Featuring presenters and choreographers from the industries of...
- NFL cheerleading
- NBA dance
- Collegiate performance
- General Entry
$15.00 per person via online registration ($20.00 at the door)
**Online registration will close at 11:00pm EST the night prior to the event!
**Current and alumni NBA and NFL performers receive a $10.00 general entry discount. Please contact Going Pro or a member of the event staff to receive the promo code.
**Groups receive $5.00 general entry discount when bringing 5 or more attendees. Send some group members to workshops and some to choreography sessions. Choose the group registration above.
Dance Technique Class
Option to add Choreography routine sessions at $12.00 per routine ($15.00 at the door)
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Why Going Pro ...
- Inexpensive Rates! Other conventions will charge you hundreds of dollars to attend a full weekend. Going Pro offers fabulous, fresh choreographers with quick in-and-out options or bring your team and stay the full day.
- Incredible Presenters! We are more than just cheer and dance. As professional performers, our genres cross pageantry, fitness, broadcasting, modeling and more. If you are auditioning for the entertainment industry, you can learn about many options and how to make entertainment your career!
- Results! Going Pro events have been held in over 15 cities since 2008. 100% of attendees have reported, "YES, this event was worth it!" and "YES, I would attend another Going Pro event!" It's time for YOU to discover Going Pro!
- More Markets! Going Pro was founded in Kansas City and in four years has expanded to multiple U.S. markets and Canada. You don't have to travel far to attend a Going Pro Expo. We also schedule private team camps - so if you don't see your city or would like to host instructors, please contact Going Pro. 2012-2013 expo cities include Kansas City, Washington DC, Houston, Miami, and Atlanta through May 2013. Please visit the link below for an update on scheduling.
Please click on the choreographer's name for photo and background. Each choreography routine session requires a $15.00 general entry fee plus $12.00 per class. Each choreography session is 90 minutes in length. Routines are 45-60 seconds in length with complimentary music files and routine videos. Some routines may have groups and formations. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your class. Each class will begin with a short warm up and stretch. Attire should be comfortable dance/fitness wear.
10:00-11:30am Teneii "T" Boykin, NFL/NBA Routine
11:30-1:00pm Lindsey "Sizzle" Murray, NFL/NBA Glam Routine
2:00-3:30pm Ana DeVillegas, NFL Routine
4:30-6:00pm Vicki Wells, College Style Routine CANCELED
2:45-3:30pm Presenter: Hillary Goff-Morabito, Communication, Becoming A Package Deal
2:00-3:30pm Presenter: Kristena Wright, Sideline Instruction (3 sidelines)
Hillary Goff-Morabito - Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders, Pro Bowl Cheerleader, Director of Nashville Predators. During her 5 years as an NFL Cheerleader in Miami, Hillary was selected as the Pro Bowl Cheerleader. She is the former director of the NHL Nashville Predators Dancers. Some of her television experience includes Scripps Network, Inside Edition, E! Entertainment Cheerleader Special, Monday Night Football, Fox’s Under The Helmet, Direct TV, NBC’s International Laureus World Sports Awards Show, HBO’s Inside The NFL, NFL Films Super Bowl Special, ESPN’s Maxim Beach Bash, and NFL’s Hottest Cheerleaders. Hillary was featured in five NFL swimsuit calendars and was Miss Broward County USA 2003. Magazine covers include Boating, Just for Brides, Cigar Aficionado, and Sporting News. Hillary is a former recording artist of Oak Records and former member of the Nash-Vegas song and dance production, The Elle Review. She resides in Northern Virginia and consults future pro cheerleaders through Going Pro Entertainment. Hillary will provide discussion on communication and how you can become a well rounded candidate for the entertainment industry.
Kristena Wright - NBA Washington Wizards Dancer, NFL Miami Dolphins Cheerleader. Current Choreographer for Washington Lady Eagles. Kristena has been dancing since the age of 2 and competing since the age of 7. Having been a military brat, she trained in a wide range of styles including: ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, modern, pointe, african, baton, acrobatics, and hip hop, with studios in Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, and California. In high school she started her cheerleading journey which lead to a job working for Spirit Unlimited Cheer and Dance Inc. in Maryland. After one month of training she was promoted to head cheer/dance choreographer where she instructed for four years. Kristena graduated from the University of Maryland College Park with a B.S. in Family Science. While in college she spent one season as a spirit squad cheerleader before she ventured into the NBA and became one of the youngest dancers to join the Washington Wizards Dance Team. After two seasons with the Wizards, She spent one season with the Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders and has had the opportunity to serve as a choreographer for Going Pro Entertainment's West Coast Dance Convention. Kristena also did a stint competing in the Miss America pageant system earning the titles of Miss Southern Maryland, Miss Fairfax Virginia, Miss Hampton Roads Virginia, and Miss Chesapeake Virginia.
Jahaira Bratton - 2012 Miss District of Columbia United States, Miss Virginia USA Contestant. A seasoned runway, print and commercial model, Jahaira ranked in the Top 16 at the national Miss United States pageant in summer 2012. She currently works in hospitality for a luxury boutique hotel in Washington, DC and recently graduated from the Connecticut School of Broadcasting. In addition to a broadcasting career, Jahaira enjoys modeling runway, print and commercial work. She has previously participated in the Miss USA state preliminaries and is proud to represent the Miss United States pageant. She has been involved in efforts to support breast cancer research, aiding DC area homeless shelters and encouraging local youth to vote. Jahaira will be involved in the pageantry presentation to concentrate on walks, poses, wardrobe and communication skills. For information on DC United States pageants for ages 8-55, click here.
Tina Montgomery - 2012 Ms. District of Columbia United States, Alumni Washington Capitals "Red Rocker." Extended bio coming soon! Tina received Top 5 placement at the national 2012 Ms. United States Pageant. She has competed successfully for many years in Virginia and DC-based pageants and dedicates her free time to voting awareness platforms. She is an alumna of George Mason University and serves as her sorority chapter director. In recent years, Tina danced on the sidelines as a "Red Rocker" at the Washington Capitals NHL games. Tina will present on best tips in pageantry alongside the local Miss United States pageant director.
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Darlene Cavalier is a Philadelphia NBA alumni dancer who founded the Science Cheerleader to unite the citizen’s desire to be heard and valued, the scientist’s growing interest in the public’s involvement, and government’s need to garner public support. The Science Cheerleader features cheerleaders and dancers who work in or study science, math, engineering, health and other related fields. Launched in 2010, the Science Cheerleaders performance team has rocked the industry with live performances, ground breaking online videos and even shattered a world record! The Science Cheerleaders have performed in the Philadelphia, New York City, St. Louis, Las Vegas, Dallas, Washington, DC and other cities across the United States. Submit your application to join the performance team by visiting www.sciencecheerleader.com.
MISS UNITED STATES PAGEANT
The Miss United States Organization is based on a solid commitment to uphold the standards of fairness and integrity. We pride ourselves in providing an avenue for each young woman to give a voice to those needing to be heard, lend a hand to those less fortunate, and be a compass for those daring to dream. At the local, state, and national level the Miss United States Organization gives women the opportunity to promote a platform of community service. The pageant system allows young women all over the country to interact and discuss their achievements in service and volunteerism. It promotes the intellect, moral character and personal engagement of its outstanding participants as they pursue success in achievement. Meet representatives from surrounding state pageants including Maryland, District of Columbia, and Virginia! The Miss United States Pageant includes divisions for Little Miss, Junior Teen, Teen, Miss and Ms. Visit www.missunitedstates.com.
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GOING PRO ENTERTAINMENT
Going Pro Entertainment is the premier resource for professional cheerleading and dance services. Developed by former pro dancers from all United States sports leagues, GPE provides exclusive services in audition coaching, team consulting and choreography, and alumni talent management. GPE events feature choreography and mentorship by Pro Cheer All Stars in multiple cities, including Phoenix, Los Angeles, Reno, Denver, Kansas City, Chicago, St Louis, Omaha, Oklahoma City, Houston, Atlanta, Indianapolis, Cincinnati, Minneapolis/St Paul, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington DC, Virginia Beach, Charlotte (NC), Miami, and Orlando. Visit www.goingproentertainment.com orwww.procheerallstars.eventbrite.com.
Are you interested in reaching women over the age of 18 who are in the industries of fitness, dance, pageants, modeling and entertainment? Showcase your business at the Going Pro Expo for $100.00. Space is limited! Contact Laura at 1-877-974-6253 x712 or email@example.com.
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Going Pro Entertainment
Going Pro Entertainment is the premier resource for professional cheerleading and dance services. Developed by pro dancers from various United States sports leagues, Going Pro provides choreography, training and consulting for performers, with special emphasis on college, semi-pro and professional teams. Instructors and consultants are located nationwide and include elite current and alumni performers, choreographers and directors from the NBA and NFL.
Please Note: Going Pro Entertainment is not directly affiliated with any professional sports league, team, cheerleading or dance squad. Audition candidates are advised to follow proper audition procedures in accordance to the official team website and training program.