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A local dance studio educates children of all skill levels

October was Down Syndrome Awareness Month, but every month many people are raised awareness and working with children with special needs to enrich their lives. A mother in Booneville, New York, of twins with Down’s syndrome, drives three hours every weekend to make sure her children benefit from a special enrichment program. We all dance […]

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Bronzeville Salute Society Dance Studio Fosters Opportunity and Cultivates Community

Tucked away prominently on MLK Drive, just one block north of North Ave., an indistinguishable single-story building with minimal signage is home to an abundance of talent and a homeowner with a heart of gold. Salute Society Dance Studio, run solely by owner and creative director Tony Carter, could very well be one of the […]

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Dance Studio 111 helps the Suns Dancers |

Fans of Ahwatukee’s Phoenix Suns, fascinated by the high-energy routines of the Phoenix Suns Dancers, might recognize a few familiar faces from the “hood.” Olivia Gregg and Jordan Hill – who met aged 3 and 5, respectively, while taking lessons at Ahwatukee’s Dance Studio 111 – are among the dancers who also serve as brand […]

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Philadelphia dance studio helps girls cope with rising gun violence

PHILADELPHIA (PLHIV) – The House of Legends dance group, based in West Philadelphia, is more than movements. The group aims to help people heal from trauma and is currently at the forefront of helping people cope with the rise in gun violence. “Here I can express my feelings. I can tell my story,” said Makayla […]

Dance studio

Philadelphia dance studio helps girls cope with rising gun violence

PHILADELPHIA (PLHIV) – The House of Legends dance group, based in West Philadelphia, is more than movements. The group aims to help people heal from trauma and is currently at the forefront of helping people cope with the rise in gun violence. “Here I can express my feelings. I can tell my story,” said Makayla […]