New Jersey Dance & Performing Arts Competitions

Atlantic City, NJ @ Showboat Atlantic City (Stage Venue)
Apr 10 – Apr 11 all-day

Competition/Convention Venue & Host Hotel:

Showboat Atlantic City (Stage Venue) 801 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Room Rates: Standard Room $129 plus taxes and fees

Online Reservation Link: Group Code: TEN421

Reservations by Phone: 609-487-4600

Cut-off date: April 13, 2021

Cancellation Policy: 72 hours prior to arrival
Whippany, NJ @ Marriott Hanover (ballroom venue)
Apr 24 – Apr 25 all-day

Competition Venue & Host Hotel

Marriott Hanover (ballroom venue)
1401 Route 10 East
Whippany, NJ 07981

Room rates: Standard room – $139 per room plus taxes & fees.

Group Code: That’s Entertainment

Reservations by Phone: 800-228-9290

Cut-off Date: Friday, April 9, 2021

Cancellation Policy:  Any rooms not canceled 48 hours prior to date of arrival will be charged one night’s room & tax.

Montclair, NJ @ Memorial Auditorium at Montclair State University (Stage Venue)
May 15 – May 16 all-day

Competition Venue

Memorial Auditorium at Montclair State University (Stage Venue)
1 E Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043



Marriott Saddle Brook
138 New Pehle Avenue
Saddle Brook, NJ 07663

Room Rates: Standard 2 Double Beds or Standard Kind $125 plus taxes and fees.

Online Reservation:

Group Code: That’s Entertainment

Reservation by Phone: 800-228-9290 or 201-843-9500

Cut-Off Date: April 14, 2021

Cancellation Policy: 48 hour prior to arrival

Atlantic City, NJ – NATIONALS @ Showboat Atlantic City (Stage Venue)
Jul 8 – Jul 11 all-day

Nationals Competition Venue & Host Hotel

Showboat Atlantic City (Stage Venue)
801 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Room Rates:  Standard Rooms
July 7 – $119 plus taxes and fees
July 8 – $119 plus taxes and fees
July 9 – $149 plus taxes and fees
July 10 – $149 plus taxes and fees
July 11 – $149 plus taxes and fees

Online Reservation Link:

Group Code: TEN721 / That’s Entertainment Atlantic City Competition

Reservations by Phone: 609-487-4600

Cut-Off Date:  June 29, 2021

Cancellation Policy:  Cancellations must be received 5 weeks prior to scheduled arrival or the individual will be charged for the entire stay booked. 

In 2000 That’s Entertainment hosted it first ever competition at the Grand Hotel in Cape May, New Jersey & still going strong. Like  our mascot the butterfly we have evolved from what began as just a dance competition has grown to encompass acting, acro, instrumental modeling & vocal genres. Our goal and commitment to the performing arts is more than just competition.

In 2018 TE collaborated with Spark Evolution a non profit organization bringing awareness of  the social issues that we face today. Focused topics are [Anti-Bullying- Anti-Violence, Racial Unity, LGBTQ, Special Needs & Disabilities.

As you step into the Theater you instantly feel the high energy of the competitors ready take the stage. You will be inspired by each presentation including acting, acro, dance, instrumental, modeling & vocal. You can come & enjoy a competition free of admission fees. Join the fun & excitement at each Awards Ceremony where judges present special awards. There are Opportunities for TE Titlists, and TE Elite Dancers are chosen for the Elite Dance Team.  Elite members have the opportunity to be chosen as back up dancers at live performances. All Studio Owners, Music School Professional, Performing Arts Directors, School Sanctioned Dance Teams,Vocal & Drama Club Representatives have the opportunity your competitors shine & expand their horizon with on camera digital etiquette of a TE Competition. Each studio has the opportunity to be interviewed and speak on camera.  You never know you may see your competitors featured on Youtube or Facebook.

A TE Nationals is an event to remember. Each day is jammed packed from dawn to dusk including competition, free workshops, live critiques. We host a light themed party & more. The Top Senior Vocalist of the event will be awarded a Free Single & Social Awareness Music Video.

Ignite that Spark & start the Evolution Call 877-572-9415 for our Directors Only Password. For General Questions, Email We look forward to hearing from a all our Dance Studio Directors, Music Studio Directors, Performing Directors School Sanctioned Dance Team, Vocal or Drama Club Representatives.

Come Join us, Where Competition Isn’t Everything It’s A Wonderful Thing.