10 Lit Trends from Nationals 2018

Photo by Evolve Photo, courtesy New York City Dance Alliance

Comp kids, you truly are one singular sensation—and nowhere was that clearer than at Nationals 2018. In every style and in every city, you raised the bar higher than ever before. As the 2018–19 Regionals season kicks off this month, let's take a minute to relive the most thrilling, attention-getting, and just plain amazing moments of this summer's Nationals.


1. Purple Rain

Courtesy Bravo Competition

From amethyst to lavender to eggplant to violet, purple poured onto Nationals stages all across the country.

A version of this story appeared in the October 2018 issue of Dance Spirit with the title "Sensational Nationals."

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