How To Create a Stand-Out Video Submission for Virtual Competitions
Play • 1 hr 14 min

Guests - Alexandra Frohlinger and Traci Swartz
Hosted By - Courtney Ortiz and Lesley Mealor

In Episode 36 of Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast, Courtney and Lesley are joined by IDA judges and industry professionals Alex Frohlinger and Traci Swartz to give advice for the best ways to create a stunning self-tape or virtual submission for competition or auditions!

Topics Include:

  •  Best angles, backgrounds, and spaces for self-taping
  •  Suggestions for filming on a budget
  •  Tips and tricks to create a memorable video for competition submissions

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  • Courtney - @courtney.ortiz
  • Lesley - @lil_lez36
  • Alex - @alexfrohlinger
  • Traci - @traci_swartz

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Use the code IMPACT at checkout to receive 15% off your order!

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