March 14th, 2014 1:11am
We are so proud of everyone from our Ready, Set, Dance program through to our Seniors! You all did an amazing job. We started out right Friday night with all of our solo's receiving Platinum awards. Maddie was 8th overall with her tap solo by MA, Madison second overall with her lyrical solo by AJ and Katie won the high score teen division with her tap solo by Ali. Kennedy was 4th overall in the Senior Division and Lauren got a special Showmanship award, both choreographed by Julie. All in all a great night.
Classes began Saturday and continued through Sunday ending with scholoarship auditions. We had the most finalists we have ever had. Our mini finalists were...Megan, Claire, Olivia and Jenna. Juniors were Lindsey, Hannah and Carly. Teens were Katie, Lauren, and Maddie. Seniors were Claire, Kennedy and Rachel. Claire won a scholarship to the National Convention this Summer!
Our groups had a huge night Saturday. We had a gold award for Wonder and platinum awards for Call Me Maybe, Jungle Drum, Light Up The Sky, Looking Back, The Tide, Pick Up and Go, When I'm Gone, Alwyas Here, Queen B! We had so many special awards including highest scoring tap and contemporary.
Always Here was the highest scoring trio with Claire, Rachel and Nicole. And we received the Backstage award for good sportsmanship as well.
We are most proud of our two Critic's Choice Awards selected by the judges as the "best of the best"
Pick Up snd Go, choreographed by AJ was voted teen Critic's Choice and When I'm Gone, choreographed by Ali was voted Senior Critic's Choice!
Needless to say we are extremely proud of our teachers and students!! Good luck at Nationals!!!