10 Struggles All Competition Dancers Can Relate To
#1: Remembering all the choreography for your approximately 37 different routines. (Evolve Photo, courtesy New York City Dance Alliance)
Dance competitions are where great memories are made. But—between the traveling, the challenging routines, and the bazillion costume changes—they're also the source of many, many #struggles. If you're a comp kid, you'll 100 percent be able to relate to these 10 problems.
Remembering All That Choreography
When you're in the contemporary, tap, and hip-hop group numbers, plus two duets and your solo, just getting all the steps to stay in your head can feel next to impossible.
Finding Literally Any Time for Homework
With your crazy comp schedule, trying to squeeze in schoolwork can be, um, challenging.
Keeping Track of Your Bazillion Costumes
TFW you swear you packed all 10 of your costumes, but it's competition day and oh dear lord, where is your solo dress??