October 22, 2023


John S. Knight Center


More info coming soon.

What to Bring

All dancers should bring safety pins to attach their identification number. This is the IAX preferred and suggested way of attachment.  Please bring all dance shoes, extra hair ties, and a water bottle.

Additional Info

Water stations may not be available. Please bring your own water bottles. 

The John S. Knight Center has a very strict no outside food policy. They will have concessions available for attendees to purchase lunch. Concession offerings and pricing will be listed in the Akron Welcome Packet.


Studio Early Reservation Program Option (not required)

May 1 – June 15, 2023
$300 Deposit required
Deposit Deadline: June 15, 2023


Registration opens July 1 and completely closes 10 days prior to the event.

Registration Deadlines

Early Bird Tuition Rate
Registration and Payment Deadline:
Friday, September 22, 2023

Full Rate Tuition
Registration and Payment Deadline:
Friday, October 6, 2023

Late Tuition Rate
Registration and Payment Deadline:
Thursday, October 12, 2023

Waiver Deadline

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 by 5pm CST

ALL attendees (studio representatives, dancers, and observers) must complete an electronic waiver that will be sent via email through Dance Bug two weeks prior to the event.


BLU-Tique, Akron, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel

Hotel Room Group Rate: $129

Group Rate Block Code:
Immerse Artists (IAX) Attendees

Hotel Group Rate Cut Off Date

Wednesday, October 6, 2023 at 5pm



Welcome packet
& Schedule

The welcome packet will be available approximately two weeks prior to the event.
The Welcome Packet will include
Click the link below to access this information.

preview & purchase photos

Please allow 1 week for photos to be uploaded.