- Register now for the ....Kansas City Going Pro Expo Sunday, December 16, 20129:15am-3:30pm 68's Inside Sports - Fitness / Basketball Facility 11301 W. 88th Street, Overland Park, KS 66214 Featuring presenters from the industries of ....NFL cheerleadingNBA danceCollegiate performance PageantryFitness ModelingBroadcastingReality televisionAnd more .... Costs .... General Entry $15.00 per person via online registration $20.00 per person at the door, cash or credit Includes: Vendors Presentations Dance Technique Class Option to add Choreography sessions at $12.00 per class ($15.00 at the door) (That means attend all three choreographers for just $50.00 when registering online!) Group Discounts - Register 5 or more attendees and receive $5.00 off your General Entry. Why Going Pro .... Inexpensive Rates! Other conventions will charge you hundreds of dollars to attend a full weekend. Going Pro offers fabulous 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 all of your options and how to stand out and 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. 2012-2013 cities include the Bay Area, Kansas City, Washington DC, Houston, Miami, Atlanta and Dallas. VIEW OTHER EXPO CITIES REGISTER NOWTOP OF PAGE CHOREOGRAPHERS Please click on the choreographer's name for photo and background. Each choreography 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, pro dance style with complimentary music files and routine videos after the event. 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. View video from Going Pro expos around the USA PRESENTATIONSAll general entry tickets include access to the presentation and vendor room from 9:15am-2:45pm. Browse vendors, get special offers and attend any of our five featured presentations by the industry's best! General entry also includes the 2:45pm dance technique class. Attire should be suited to your activity. You are here to network so dress to impress! *Items marked with an asterisk are INCLUDED with general entry. Choreography sessions are an additional $12.00 per class / $15.00 at the door. 9:15am Registration and vendors open9:30-11:00am Choreographer: Laura Eilers Clark, NFL Style Routine - Jazz9:30-11:00am *Presenter: Michele Gregor, Fitness & Nutrition followed by workout11:00am-12:30pm Choreographer: Ashley Worrell, NBA / College Style Routine - Hip hop11:00-11:45am *Presenter: Shannon Oleen, Broadcasting / Communication11:45-12:30pm *Presenter: Lisa Forbes, The Winning Edge - Pageantry 10112:30-1:15pm *Lunch Break - Browse vendors, Network with coaches & presenters1:15-2:00pm *Dance Technique Class: Amber Taylor Balentine2:00-3:30pm Choreographer: Marc Wayne, NFL Style Routine - Hip hop2:00-2:45pm *Presenter: Kari Fajen Kimmis of the Bachelor, The Realities of Reality TV2:45-3:30pm *Presenter: Makeup: Jami Roth - Chanel 3:30pm Join us to cheer on the Chiefs vs the Raiders at the cheerleader alumni watch party! Nearby location and details will be announced soon. VIEW OTHER EXPO CITIES REGISTER NOWTOP OF PAGE ABOUT THE PRESENTERS & CHOREOGRAPHERS Ashley Worrell - NBA Dallas Mavericks, NBA San Antonio Spurs, NFL Kansas City Chiefs, Current Coach of the Missouri Western Mystics, Author of Halftime Highlights. Ashley was a 3-year NBA Dancer in Dallas and San Antonio, an NFL Cheerleader and AFL Dancer in Kansas City. She is a dance coach and choreographer at Missouri Western University in St. Joseph, Mo. Ashley recently released a book entitled Halftime Highlights. As the previous owner of a dance studio and retail space for nearly 10 years, Ashley has led studio performers to competitions and managed masters classes in a variety of genres. She is the regional representative for Angela King Designs Go Wild! Wear, offering costuming advice to many teams in the midwest. Marc Wayne - Kansas City Chiefs Cheerleaders Choreographer and Judge. As dancer, choreographer, actor, singer, director, educator, and speaker, this seasoned professional has traveled coast to coast performing for audiences of over 71,000 people. After majoring in dance at The Ohio State University, Marc continued his career in Chicago where he studied at various studios including Gus Giordano Dance Center, Conservatory Of American Dance, and Joel Hall Dance Center. His experience includes screen, television, and stage in music videos, video series, commercials, industrials, movies, musicals, amusement parks, and five US tours. Titles include Carman's Raising The Standard and R.I.O.T. tours, Fiddler On The Roof (director,choreographer), Barnum, Guys & Dolls, The King & I (playing the King), Bibleman, Dramatic Truth's Mystery of Christmas (playing the principal role of "God" for 8 of 11 seasons), Störling Dance Theater's Prodigal Daughter, Butterfly, Suspended Grace, and Underground, and Maxxas Dance Theatre's Genesis, "R", and 3DAYS (choreographer/director/producer/writer). He has worked with and shared the stage with such artists as Carman, Willie Aames, Amy Grant, Ron Kenoly, Ben Vereen, and organizations and companies that include Dr. Pepper, KFC, Kings Island, Pamplin Entertainment, Nexxus, MGM, and Eastman Films. Marc's company work includes Chicago based modern companies, CHICAGO MOVING COMPANY and CHICAGO DANCE MEDIUM and jazz and tap company, CHI-TOWN JAZZ DANCE (w/ Meribeth Kisner). Also included is Kansas City based companies; DRAMATIC TRUTH BALLET THEATRE (founding member) and ST
The Fieldhouse of Kansas CIty
Overland Park KS
- Performing Arts
- Sunday, December 16 @ 9:15 am
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