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Kentucky Dance Studio gives adults the opportunity to move

Calling all adults who love to dance! There’s a new class of pop/hip hop that’s just arrived in Owensboro and we’re ready to smash it all in the blink of an eye. DANCE IS IN MY BLOOD Y’all Angel here and I think I danced straight from my mother’s womb when I was born. At […]

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Pike Road Dance Academy ready to compete in Montgomery

Pike Road Dance Academy founder Raquel Whitehead will lead three teams competing next month at the Montgomery Performing Arts Center, confirming her belief that Pike Road was ready for more arts. The former professional dancer said Pike Road has graciously supported the Academy since she opened the business in 2020 in the historic Marks House. […]

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New dance studio helps more people find their groove

DULUTH, Minn. – “If you’re fresh off the street, that’s actually the best because you don’t have bad habits to fix, like if you can’t tell your left foot from your right foot, we can help you understand that outside.” Since opening the North Shore Ballroom Studio last summer, Rae Lyons and her business partner […]

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Community mourns as COVID restrictions put dance studio under

Breadcrumb Links News Local News D2 held out for nearly two years, but just couldn’t resist the province’s latest shutdown order Stephen and Jennifer Dancey are packing up their failing D2 studio, forced to close permanently due to COVID-19. Photo by NICK PROCAYLO /PNG Content of the article The hundreds of comments on Facebook speak […]

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Northern Lights Dance Academy presents “A Christmas Carol”

Experience the spirit of Christmas as you retell Charles Dickens’ classic tale “A Christmas Carol” through dance It’s hard to imagine a Christmas season without Ebenezer Scrooge, “Bah Humbug” and “God Bless Us, Every One.” NLID and CCAC bring you this classic story told like never before. ***Gift at the door*** December 17 7:00 p.m.December […]

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The RM Dance Club prepares for the International Night – The Tide

The sound of sliding, walking footsteps to music escapes from the dance studio and echoes throughout the basement hallway. Inside, the students diligently practice the routines to perfection. With only a few weeks until their next shows, the RM Dance Club (RMDC) strives to bring their best performance, rehearsing every Wednesday and Friday over lunch. […]

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Wallingford Dance Academy turns 65

WALLINGFORD – When Natalie Cruz was a year old, her mother was a dance student at the Academy of Dance and Music, a school that Cruz enrolled in shortly after. In September, the school celebrated its 65th anniversary, continuing its tradition of seeing several generations of the same family attend the school. Cruz, who is […]

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Hamden Dance Studio turns to Zoom during the pandemic

HAMDEN, CT – Entering the world of dance at age 2, Janet Bracale has lived her entire life with an abiding love of dance and a desire to spread and teach that love. “As I was doing my dance classes and conventions and getting into college, I just wanted to keep dancing,” Bracale said. Even […]

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The new owner moves into the dance studio Carpinteria

COURTESY PICTURESBonnie Curtis is retiring after 48 years at the Curtis Dance Studio. The torch passed to the Curtis Studio of Dance. Bonnie Curtis, who followed in her mother’s footsteps at the Carpinteria studio, is retiring after 48 years. Nikki Powell, who has taught for the past five years at the Curtis Studio of Dance, […]

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Sister Trio launches a dance studio | News

The Triple Pointe Dance Academy, named after the three sisters who founded the company, is set to open in September. “It’s been a childhood dream we’ve always talked about, to one day open a studio together,” said Lexie Anne Stephens Brown, the eldest of the trio. “We had a little dummy dance studio in our […]

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Stacey’s dance studio celebrates 30 years in a habitable forest, a massive new installation

Stacey Wilms has loved dancing since she was 3 years old. She was so dedicated that her father built a stage in the backyard of their home in Omaha, Neb. Wilms enjoyed performing in the spotlight for family and friends. Kingwood Insider: Get local Lake Houston area news delivered to your inbox Performing and dancing […]

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Dance studio changes name and owners – Sterling Journal-Advocate

Tap dancers perform to “What Time Is It” at the Northeastern Dance Academy Dance Recital Saturday, June 5, 2021 at the Logan County Courthouse Gazebo. (Callie Jones/Sterling Journal-Lawyer) Durante’s dance studio may have new owners and a new name, but the mission and vision remain much the same: to provide all young people with the […]

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New dance studio in Morehead City

The town of Morehead City on the North Carolina coast has become a popular destination, not only for summer vacations, but also for people moving from the big cities and moving there. Over the past year, the area has seen a handful of new businesses pop up as more residents move in. What do you […]

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Former Dance Unlimited student now the new dance studio owner

Nicole Falgoust Tanner, Duanne Cormier and Laurie St-Pierre Falgoust “It all started with my mother. Nearly 50 years ago, Laurie St. Pierre Falgoust, mother of Nicole Falgoust Tanner, began dance lessons at Duanne Cormier’s Le Petite Danse. “The first dance studio was in Norco, next to my mom’s house,” Tanner said. “Ms. Duanne was her […]

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Stacey’s Dance Studio Honors Small Business Successes Post-COVID | News, Sports, Jobs

Photos by Janelle Patterson Sarah Brooker, 18, of Williamstown, descends in a pointe dance at The Anchorage in Marietta on Friday. If you are going to ¯ What: Stacey’s Dance Studio Recital Honoring Local Businesses That Survived Coronavirus Closures. ¯ Where: Odyssey Theater at Lafayette Plaza in Marietta. ¯ When: Wednesday […]

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The dance studio moves to a new location | News, Sports, Jobs

NEW PLACE, SAME SPIRIT — Cathie Provan, owner of Main Street Dance Company; celebrates 50 years of teaching dance with its staff in a new location. Pictured in the School of Dance’s new studio on the second floor of the Wintersville Post Office at 201 Luray Drive are, left to right, seated: […]

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Bourne and Heide join The Dance Academy as educators | News, Sports, Jobs

KINGSFORD — The Dance Academy has two new educators for the 2020-21 season. Alexandra Bourne of Manistee, Michigan, was hired as ballet director. She teaches all graduate ballet technique classes; pre-tip and tip; flexibility; professional ballet; junior dance, a jazz and lyrical combination class; competition teams; the pre-professional program; and a team of dancers participating […]

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Les Vikettes – Brunswick Academy dance club | Lifestyles

As Pat Benatar notably sings in “We Belong”, we belong together – Brunswick Academy and dance, that is. “We Belong” was one of many songs Brunswick Academy’s new dance club performed during a Valentine’s Day-themed mash up on Thursday, Feb. 13 for the Brunswick Academy’s Basketball Night. ‘school. The dance club, better known as “The […]

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Swing dance club welcomes enthusiasts and teaches lifelong skills // The Observer

When Notre Dame junior Ruth Hughes visited the college activities lounge in her freshman year, she felt a little nervous about joining the Notre Dame Swing Dance Club. However, Hughes, the club’s current chairman, quickly learned that the community was very welcoming to newcomers and enthusiasts. “Nobody ever made me feel judged even though I […]

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Anderson Grove presents a new dance club | Butterfly time

Through Anderson Grove Elementary’s new club, students learn to be leaders, teamwork and boogie. Anderson Grove launched a dance club earlier this year after Olivia Lee, the school’s speech therapist, and Lauren Rutledge, a fifth-grade teacher, teamed up to give students a creative outlet. “We really wanted to do something that gets kids out there […]

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Two local families launch Remix Dance Academy | News, Sports, Jobs

TR PHOTO BY SARA JORDAN-HEINTZ Xtreme Dance Studio is now Remix Dance Academy. The business was taken over by families of dancers, left to right: Kevin and Dianne Griggs, Angie Torres and Skyler Evans. Rather than see a downtown dance studio close its doors, two local families decided to buy it and make it their […]

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Folk dancing with the Good Shepherd Academy Dance Club

KINGSTON — They joined hands and jumped up, kicked the ground with their heels and toes, and at one point faked a scolding by wiggling their fingers at an imaginary boy named Johnny. That last bit was part of a Polish folk dance, and the 12 members of the Good Shepherd Academy Dance Club who […]

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After-school dance club in Halverson a hit with students – Albert Lea Tribune

Jennifer Anderson teaches her class the moves for the song “Do You Love Me?” by The Contours. The class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays in the gymnasium at Halverson Elementary School. –Tiffany Krupke/Albert Lea Tribune By Tiffany [email protected] When the students walk into the gymnasium of Ms. Anderson’s after-school dance club, there is excitement in the […]