New Jersey Dance & Performing Arts Competitions

Secaucus, NJ @ John Breslin Jr.Theatre/Felician University Lodi Campus (Stage Venue)
Feb 22 – Feb 23 all-day

Competition Venue

John Breslin Jr.Theatre/Felician University Lodi Campus (Stage Venue) 262 South Main Street Lodi, NJ 07644

Host Hotel

Saddle Brook Marriott 138 New Pehle Avenue Saddle Brook, NJ 07663 Single & Double Rooms: $129 per room plus taxes and fees.  Includes breakfast. Online Reservations: CLICK HERE Group Code: That’s Entertainment Reservation Phone Number: 800-832-6254 Reservation Cut-Off Date: January 20th, 2020 Cancellation Policy: 48 hours prior to arrival 
Jackson, NJ @ Venue & Hotel Info TBD
Apr 4 – Apr 5 all-day
Lodi, NJ @ Venue & Hotel Info TBD
May 2 – May 3 all-day
West Deptford, NJ @ West Deptford High School (Stage Venue)
May 16 – May 17 all-day

Competition/Convention Venue:

West Deptford High School (Stage Venue)
1600 Crown Point Rd, West Deptford, NJ 08093, USA

Host Hotel

Best Western- West Deptford Inn
98 Friars Boulevard
West Deptford, NJ 08086

2 Double Beds: $95 per room plus taxes and fees
Online Reservation Link: and use the group code 5B4DS7U4 
Group Code: That’s Entertainment
Reservation Phone Number: 856-848-4111
Reservation Cut-Off Date: April 15, 2020
Cancellation Policy: 72 hours prior to arrival

Atlantic City, NJ – NATIONALS @ The Claridge A Radisson Hotel (Stage venue)
Jul 10 – Jul 13 all-day

Nationals Competition Venue & Host Hotel

The Claridge A Radisson Hotel (stage venue)
123 S Indiana Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Room Rates:

Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday – $152 plus taxes & fees

Friday & Saturday – $239 plus taxes & fees

Online Reservations (Please use code “TENTPA” to receive group rate):

Group Code: TENTPA

Reservation Phone: 1-844-AC-IS-FUN or 609-487-4400

Cut-Off Date:  June 17, 2020.  Any reservations made after the contracted cut-off date are on a space availability basis at the then current rack rate

Cancellation Policy:  Reservations that are cancelled after 4 PM two (2) days prior to arrival (48 hours) will result in one night’s room and tax charge to be forfeited by individual.

That’s Entertainment will not be emailing itineraries until July 1, 2020. All itineraries will be emailed to the email you provided on your TourPro account. Please communicate this information to your dance parents so they may make their reservations accordingly and they do not have to pay any cancellation fees. If your parents have made reservations already they need to know that it cannot be predicated on having the itinerary to decide their room accommodations. At this time they should go over their reservations and make any changes or cancellations.

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.