Company Dancer Awards

Dance Makers Inc.

Nationals 2017

Myrtle Beach, SC  ~ June 23-29, 2017

 

SOLO AWARDS

Alex Troupe- 1st runner up Mr. DMI

Christian Nesselrotte- 3rd runner up Teen Mr. DMI

Elena Gimenez-13th runner up(out of 156) for Senior Miss DMI

  

Group, Line and Production Awards

“Truth” -1st place Pre-Teen Duo/Trio Lyrical

“Kill’em With Kindness” - 1st place Pre-Teen Contemporary Line

Happy” - 2nd place Pre-Teen Tap Line

“And The Waltz Goes On” - 2nd place Pre-Teen Lyrical Line

“Takeda Dark Lullaby” - 2nd place-Pre-Teen Lyrical Group

Pretty Things” - High First

                        Runner Up High Score Teen Lyrical Production

“Secrets” -1st place Teen Contemporary Duo/Trio

“Blinded By Privilege” - 1st place Teen Contemporary Line

“No” - 1st place Senior Hip Hop Line

“24” - 1st place Senior Contemporary Duo/Trio

“Don't Worry About Me” - High First

                                    Runner Up High Score Senior Lyrical Duo/Trio

“Gravity” - High First Senior Duo/Trio

“Juke Box Baby” - 1st place High Score Senior Tap Production

“Loved By You” - High First

                         High Score Senior Lyrical Line

“Wolves” - High First

              Runner Up High Score Senior Contemporary Line

“Awoo” - High First

            Runner Up High Score Senior Variety Duo/Trio

“Casino Royale” - High First

                     Runner Up High Score Senior Musical Theatre Line

“SAX” - High First

         High Score Senior Variety Production


Dance Again Awards

This was awarded to the 28 dances that the judges wanted to see “Dance Again”

“Don't Worry About Me”

“Pretty Things”

 

Scholarships

Brenna Vital – Regional Scholarship (two cities)

Anna Hebert – Regional Scholarship (two cities)

Alex Troupe – Regional Scholarship (two cities)

Lija Abele - Stephen Boyd scholarship

Movement Lifestyle Studios LA - Hadley Cawthorne

Summer Intensive ½ Scholarship -Elena Gimenez

 

 

Collective Season 5

All expenses paid mentorship and assistantship with the DMI faculty for the 2017-2018 tour!

Hadley Cawthorne

 

National Over All Awards

“Pretty Things” – 2nd place overall Teen Production

“Don't Worry About Me” - 5th overall Senior Duo/Trio

“Casino Royale” - 3rd overall Senior Large Line

“Jukebox Baby” - 4th overall Senior Production

“Sax” - 3rd overall Senior Production

 

2017 Hollywood Dance Jamz – Cincinnati, Ohio

 

Scholarship Winners

 

Hollywood Dance Jamz DJ Award – Selected to tour with Hollywood Dance Jamz

Alex Troupe and Elena Gimenez

 

Broadway Dance Center

Ashlie Campbell and Katie Clark

 

Dance Ideas Full Scholarship – Anna Hebert

 

Dance Ideas 1/2 Off Scholarship

Hadley Cawthorne and Kaylee Kendrick

 

Regional Scholarship

Elena Smith and Anna Fennell

 

Teen Scholarship

Lija Abele, Aubrey Blomeley, Raegan Segerson, Brenna Vital

 

Teen Scholarship Finalist

Jansyn Free, Christian Nesselrotte

 

Junior Scholarship – Ava Baker

 

Junior Scholarship Finalist – Briley Blomeley

 

 Solo Awards

 

Fragile Alex Troupe

Senior Contemporary Solo Platinum Award, 1st Overall Senior Solo and Directors Choice to Dance Again

 

Survive Lija Abele 

Teen Lyrical Solo Platinum Award and 3rd Overall Teen Solo

 

Wasted Youth Raegan Segerson 

Teen Contemporary Solo High Gold Award

 

Gracious Tempest Hadley Cawthorne 

Senior Lyrical Solo High Gold Award

 

This Place Is A Shelter Elena Gimenez 

Senior Lyrical Solo Platinum Award and 8th Overall Senior Solo

 

Grow Elena Smith 

Senior Lyrical Solo High Gold Award

 

Fall For You Anna Hebert 

Senior Contemporary Solo Platinum Award

 

Station Ava Baker 

Junior Contemporary Solo High Gold Award

 

Manolo Christian Nesselrotte 

Teen Hip-Hop Solo High Gold Award

 

Duet/Trio Awards

 

Don't Worry About Me Hadley Cawthorne, Elena Gimenez, Elena Smith 

Senior Lyrical Duet/Trio Platinum Award and 4th Overall Senior Duet/Trio

 

Truth Ava Baker, Briley Blomeley, Aubrey Blomeley 

Junior Lyrical Duet/Trio High Gold Award and 8th Overall Junior Duet/Trio

 

Secrets Jansyn Free, Brenna Vital 

Teen Contemporary Duet/Trio High Gold Award

 

Awoo Katie Clark, Anna Hebert, Kaylee Kendrick 

Senior Jazz Duet/Trio Platinum Award

 

24 Anna Fennell, Taylor Griffith, Erin Keepers 

Senior Contemporary Duet/Trio High Gold Award

 

Gravity Ashlie Campbell, Emma O'Brien, Alex Troupe 

Senior Contemporary Duet/Trio High Gold Award

 

 

Group Awards

 

No Teen Hip-Hop Large Group

Platinum Award and 5th Overall Teen Large Group

 

Wolves Senior Contemporary Large Group

Platinum Award and 3rd Overall Senior Large Group

 

Pretty Things Teen Contemporary Line

High Gold Award and 3rd Overall Teen Line

 

Loved By You Senior Lyrical Large Group

High Gold Award and 5th Overall Senior Large Group

 

2017 DanceMakers, Inc. – Columbia, South Carolina

 

Mr. and Miss DMI Awards 

Senior Miss DMI – Elena Gimenez

2nd Runner-Up Senior Mr. DMI – Alex Troupe

3rd Runner-Up Senior Miss DMI – Hadley Cawthorne

6th Runner-Up Senior Miss DMI – Elena Smith

 7th Runner-Up Senior Miss DMI – Raegan Segerson

 Teen Mr. DMI – Christian Nesselrotte

 4th Runner-Up Teen Miss DMI – Lija Abele


Scholarship Awards

 Movement Lifestyle Scholarship – Anna Hebert, Hadley Cawthorne, Elena Gimenez

 Keith Clifton Scholarship – Elena Smith

 Darryl Retter Scholarship – Emma O’Brien

 DMI Regional Scholarship – Ava Baker

DMI Nationals Scholarship – Kaylee Kendrick, Kate Johnson, Brenna Vital, Alex Troupe, Christian Nesselrotte

 Steven Boyd Scholarship – Lija Abele, Briley Blomeley

 Senior Scholarship Finalists – Ashlie Campbell, Ellie Hundley

 

Solo, Duo and Trio Awards

 1st Place Pre-Teen Contemporary Solo

Station Ava Baker

 

1st Place Teen Lyrical Solo

Survive Lija Abele

 

1st Place Teen Hip Hop Solo

Manolo Christian Nesselrotte

 

High 1st Place Senior Lyrical Solo

Gracious Tempest Hadley Cawthorne

 

High 1st Place Senior Lyrical Solo

This Place Is A Shelter Elena Gimenez

 

1st Place Senior Lyrical Solo

Fall For You Anna Hebert

 

 1st Place Senior Lyrical Solo

Grow Elena Smith

 

1st Place Senior Contemporary Solo

Wasted Youth Raegan Segerson

 

High 1st Place Senior Contemporary Solo

Fragile Alex Troupe

 

Truth Aubrey Blomeley, Briley Blomeley, Ava Baker

1st Place Pre-Teen Lyrical Duo/Trio and Pre-Teen Lyrical Duo/Trio High Score

 

Takeda - Dark Lullaby Mary Einhorn, Ava Baker, Allison Arzonico, Briley Blomeley, Lauren Martin

1st Place Pre-Teen Lyrical Group

 

Secrets Jansyn Free, Brenna Vital

1st Place Teen Contemporary Duo/Trio, Teen Duo/Trio Judges’ Choice award

 

Don't Worry About Me Hadley Cawthorne, Elena Smith, Elena Gimenez

High 1st Place Senior Lyrical Duo/Trio, Senior Duo/Trio Lyrical High Score, Senior Duo/Trio Overall High Score

 

Awoo Anna Hebert, Kaylee Kendrick, Katie Clark

High 1st Place Senior Variety Duo/Trio, Senior Variety Duo/Trio High Score, Senior Duo/Trio Overall High Score runner-up

 

24 Anna Fennell, Taylor Griffith, Erin Keepers

High 1st Senior Contemporary Duo/Trio and Senior Contemporary Duo/Trio High Score

 

Gravity Ashlie Campbell, Emma O’Brien, Alex Troupe

1st Place Senior Contemporary Duo/Trio

 

Group Awards

No

High 1st Place Senior Hip Hop Line, Senior Hip Hop Line High Score, Dance Again award, 

Overall Highest Score of the Weekend

 

Sax

High 1st Place Senior Variety Production and Senior Variety Production High Score, Senior Production High Score

 

Pretty Things

1st Place Teen Lyrical Production and Teen Lyrical Production High Score, Teen Production Overall High Score

 

Kill ‘Em With Kindness

1st Place Pre-Teen Contemporary Line and Pre-Teen Contemporary Line High Score, Pre-Teen Lines Overall High Score

 

Wolves

High 1st Place Senior Contemporary Line

 

Jersey Boys

2nd Place Pre-Teen Jazz Production and Pre-Teen Jazz Production High Score

 

Happy

1st Place Pre-Teen Tap Production, Pre-Teen Productions Judges’ Choice award

 

Rise

1st Place Senior Variety Line and Senior Variety Line High Score

 

Casino Royale

1st Place Senior Musical Theater Line and Senior Musical Theater High Score

 

Blinded By Privilege

1st Place Teen Contemporary Line, Teen Line Judges’ Choice award

 

Juke Box Baby

1st Place Senior Tap Production and Senior Tap Production High Score, Senior Production Overall High Score runner-up

 

Loved By You

1st Place Senior Lyrical Line

 

And The Waltz Goes On

1st Place Pre-Teen Lyrical Line and Pre-Teen Lyrical Line High Score

 

 

2017 Hollywood Vibe

Baton Rouge, LA

 

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

 

Agency Audition Finalists

Lija Abele, Hadley Cawthorne, Kate Johnson, Kaylee Kendrick, Nicole Teper, Brenna Vital

 

Junior Scholarship Finalist

Briley Blomeley

 

Teen Team HV and Dancer of the Year Finalist

Brenna Vital

 

Senior Team HV and Dancer of the Year Finalists

Anna Hebert

Elena Gimenez

 

Senior Nationals Scholarship Winner

Elena Smith

 

Teen Hip Hop Scholarship Winner

Christian Nesselrotte

 

  

SOLO, DUET AND TRIO AWARDS

 

“Don't Worry About Me” Hadley Cawthorne, Elena Smith, Elena Gimenez Senior Lyrical Duo/Trio Platinum Award, 1st Overall Senior Lyrical Duo/Trio, 3rd Overall Senior Duo/Trio

 

“Truth” Ava Baker, Aubrey Blomeley, Briley Blomeley

Intermediate Lyrical Duo/Trio High Gold Award, 1st Overall Intermediate Lyrical Duo/Trio

 

“Awoo” Anna Hebert, Kaylee Kendrick, Katie Clark

Senior Open Duo/Trio High Gold Award, 1st Overall Senior Open Duo/Trio, 5th Overall Senior Duo/Trio

 

“Grow” Elena Smith

Senior Lyrical Solo High Gold Award, 3rd Overall Senior Lyrical Solo

 

“This Place Is A Shelter” Elena Gimenez

Senior Lyrical Solo High Gold Award, 5th Overall Senior Solo, 2nd Overall Senior Lyrical Solo

 

“Gracious Tempest” Hadley Cawthorne

Senior Lyrical Solo High Gold Award

 

“Fall For You” Anna Hebert

Senior Contemporary/Modern High Gold Award

 

“Station” Ava Baker

Intermediate Contemporary/Modern High Gold Award

 

“Secrets” Brenna Vital, Jansyn Free

Teen Contemporary/Modern Gold Award

 

“24” Taylor Griffith, Anna Fennell, Erin Keepers

Senior Contemporary/Modern Duo/Trio Gold Award’

 

“Gravity” Alex Troupe, Ashlie Campbell, Emma O’Brien

Senior Contemporary/Modern High Gold Award, 3rd Overall Senior Contemporary/Modern Duo/Trio

 

“Survive” Lija Abele

Teen Lyrical Gold Award

3rd Over-All Teen Lyrical Solo

 

“Wasted Youth” Raegan Segerson

Senior Contemporary/Modern Gold Award

 

“Manolo” Christian Nesselrotte

Teen Hip Hop Gold Award

1st Place Teen Hip Hop Solo

 

GROUP AWARDS

 

“Pretty Things” – Teen Lyrical Production Platinum Award, 1st Overall Teen Lyrical Production, 1st Overall Large Group/Production with free entry to Nationals, Best Direction Award

 

“Jukebox Baby” – Senior Tap Large Group Platinum Award, 1st Overall Senior Large Group with free entry to Nationals

 

“Sax” – Senior Open Production High Gold Award, 1st Overall Senior Open Production

 

“Loved By You” – Senior Lyrical Large Group High Gold Award, 2nd Overall Senior Large Group

 

“Wolves” – Senior Contemporary Large Group High Gold Award, 3rd Overall Senior Large Group

 

“NO” – Senior Hip Hip Large Group High Gold Award

 

“Rise” – Senior Contemporary Small Group High Gold Award

 

“Casino Royale” – Senior Musical Theatre High Gold Award

 

“Takeda Japanese Lullaby” – Intermediate Lyrical Small Group Gold Award

 

“And the Waltz Goes On” – Intermediate Lyrical Large Group Gold Award

 

“Kill ‘Em With Kindness” – Intermediate Contemporary/Modern Large Group Gold Award

 

“Happy” – Intermediate Tap Large Group Gold Award

 

“Jersey Boys” – Intermediate Jazz Large Group Gold Award

  

“#blind” – Teen Contemporary/Modern Large Group Gold Award

 

Dance Makers Inc.

Nashville, TN 

November 4-6, 2016

 

SOLO AWARDS

Anna Hebert – “Fall For You” – High First – 1st  Place Over-All Senior Miss DMI Nashville

Elena Gimenez – “This Place Is A Shelter” – High First – 1st Runner-Up Senior Miss DMI Nashville

Elena Smith – “Grow” – High First – 4th Runner-Up Senior Miss DMI Nashville

Hadley Cawthorne – “Gracious Tempest” – High First - 8th Runner-Up Senior Miss DMI Nashville

Alex Troupe – “Fragile” – First Place – 1st Runner-Up Mr. DMI Nashville

Christian Nesselrotte – “Manolo” – 1st Place – 1st Place Place Over-All Teen Mr. DMI Nashville

Raegan Segerson – “Wasted Youth” – First Place Senior Jazz  Solo

Lija Abele – “Survive” – First Place Teen Lyrical Solo

Ava Baker – “Station” – First Place Pre-Teen Solo – 6th Runner-Up Pre-Teen Miss DMI Nashville

 

SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

Alex Troupe – Giving Keys Scholarship including a scholarship to National 

Anna Hebert – Scholarship to the Dance Makers Summer Intensive in LA

Hadley Cawthorne – Movement Lifestyle Scholarship with 10 classes in LA

Elena Gimenez – Regional Scholaship to Dance Makers

Brenna Vital – Scholarship to Dance Makers National 

Christian Nesselrotte – Scholarship to Dance Makers Nationals 

 

DUO/TRIO AWARDS

 

“Don’t Worry About Me” – High First – Senior Lyrical Duo/Trio High Score

1st Over All in the Senior Division and Dance Again!

Hadley Cawthorne, Elena Gimenez, Elena Smtih

 

“Truth” – 1st Place –  Pre-Teen Lyrical Duo/Trio High Score

 1st Place Over-All in the Pre-Teen Division

Ava Baker, Aubrey Blomeley, Briley Blomeley

 

“Awoo” – High First – High Score Senior Jazz Duo/Trio

1st Place Over-All Senior Duo/Trio

Katie Clark, Anna Hebert, Kaylee Kendrick

  

Secrets” – High First

1st Place Over-All Teen Duo/Trio

Jansyn Free, Brenna Vital

 

“Gravity”  - High First – High Score Senior Variety Duo/Trio

Runner-Up Senior Duo/Trio

Ashlie Campbell, Anna Hebert, Alex Troupe

 

“24” – First Place – High Score Senior Contemporary Duo/Trio

Anna Fennell, Taylor Griffith, Erin Keepers


Congratulations to Danni Heverin on being named a Radio City Rockette again this year!

 

2016 SUMMER INTENSIVE ACCEPTANCES

Congratulations to the following students for their placement into the Summer Study programs of the following Ballet Schools or Fine Arts School:

 

University of North Carolina School of the Arts – 6 Week Summer Study

Elena Gimenez

 

The Rock School

Maddie Harwell

 

Walnut Hill School  - partial scholarship

Christin Montgomery

 

Orlando Ballet

Megan Sheehan

 

International Ballet Academy

Abby Rose Percy

 

Atlanta Ballet

Megan Sheehan

 

Giordano Summer Dance Intensive – Scholarship Recipient

Alex Troupe


Joffrey Ballet School – New York City

Jansyn Free

Taylor Griffith

 

Nashville Ballet

Samantha Arn

Allison Arzonico

Ava Baker

Samantha Baker

Aubrey Blomeley

Briley Blomeley

Christina Bolton

Mary Einhorn

Darby Harris

Anna Fennell

Jansyn Free

Elena Gimenez

Taylor Griffith

Kate Gunn

Maddie Harwell

Sarah Helms

Sarah Hill

Ellie Hundley

Sydney Hur

Anna Lindsay

Olivia Lutrick

Anna Grace O’Donell

Claire O’Neal

Raegan Segerson

 

HOLLYWOOD VIBE – BILOXI, MS

MARCH 13-15, 2016

 

Scholarship Finalists and Winners 

Alex Troupe - Regional Male Dancer of the Year 

Anna Hebert and Alex Troupe - Team Hollywood Vibe 

Elena Gimenez – Single City Hollywood Vibe 

Kate Johnson – Mini Age Division

Nicole Teper – Tap

Briley Blomeley and Christian Nesselrotte – Hip Hop 

Brenna Vital – Junior Finalist

Raegan Segerson, Christian Nesselrotte – Teen Finalists

Hadley Cawthorne – Senior Finalist


Solo/Duo/Trio

Christin Montgomery - Intermediate Jazz Solo High Gold

Christian Nesselrotte - High Gold and 1st Overall Teen Hip Hop Solo

Elena Gimenez - Senior Contemporary Solo High Gold

Alex Troupe – Senior Contemporary Solo High Gold

Anna Hebert – Senior Jazz Solo High Gold and 2nd overall Jazz Solo

Hadley Cawthorne - Senior Lyrical Solo High Gold and 3rd overall Lyrical Solo

Maria Schmidt - Senior Open Solo Gold 

Take My Hand – Intermediate Lyrical Trio High Gold

Kick - High Gold Open Trio and 4th overall Teen Duo/Trio high score

Just Give Me A Reason – Senior Contemporary Duo/Trio Gold 

When You Open Your Eyes - High Gold, 1st place overall Senior Lyrical Duo/Trio, 4th place overall Senior Duo/Trio

 

Groups

Monster – Intermediate Jazz High Gold, 3rd overall and Most Entertaining

Somewhere Only We Know – Platinum and 1st overall Intermediate Contemporary/Modern Large Group, 4th overall Intermediate Category

80’s Dance Party - High Gold, 1st overall, Most Entertaining Intermediate Musical Theatre

Fresh Prince - Platinum, 1st place overall Intermediate Open Production, 1st overall Intermediate Production Category

Believe - High Gold Teen Jazz Production

Goodbye - Gold, 1st place overall Senior Open Production

Dancing On My Own - High Gold, 2nd place overall Senior Contemporary Large Group

Warrior - High Gold Senior Contemporary Small Group

Badlands - High Gold and 3rd place overall Senior Jazz Large Group

Zigga Zig - High Gold, 1st place overall Senior Hip Hop Large Group, Most Entertaining, 1st overall Senior Large Group

Breakfast At Tiffany’s - High Gold Senior Musical Theatre

 

DanceMakers, Inc. – Columbia, SC

When You Open Your Eyes - Hadley Cawthorne, Elena Smith, Elena Gimenez

Best in Category award

 

Warrior - Senior Contemporary

Highest Score award for Senior Groups and Dance Again award

 

Christian Nesselrotte - 2nd runner up Teen Mr. DMI

 

Goodbye - Senior Production

Judges' Choice award

 

1st Place Awards:

When You Open Your Eyes - Trio

Monster - Intermediate Jazz

Kick - Trio

Just Give Me a Reason - Duo

Somewhere Only We Know - Intermediate Contemporary

80's Dance Party - Pre-Teen Musical Theatre

Warrior - Senior Contemporary

Badlands - Senior Jazz

Dancing On My Own - Senior Contemporary

I Wanna Dance With My Zigga Zig - Teen Hip Hop

Breakfast At Tiffany's - Senior Musical Theatre

Believe - Teen Production

Goodbye - Senior Production


2nd Place Awards:

Fresh Prince of Bel Air – Pre-Teen Production

Take My Hand – trio

 

Scholarship Winners:

National Tap Scholarship - Emma O'Brien 

National Ballet Scholarship - Elena Gimenez

Keith Clifton Scholarship - Anna Hebert

Junior Regional Scholarship - Briley Blomeley

Senior Scholarship finalist - Hadley Cawthorne 

Hollywood Dance Jamz

Birmingham, AL ~ January 29-31, 2016 

Scholarship Awards

Alex Troupe won a full tuition scholarship to LA this summer to attend the Dance Ideas Seminar

Senior Scholarship Winners: Hadley Cawthorne, Anna Hebert, Raegan Segerson and Alex Troupe

Senior Scholarship Finalist: Elena Gimenez

Teen Scholarship Winners: Lija Abele, Christin Montgomery, Christian Nesselrotte

Teen Scholarship Finalists: Ellie Hundley, Emmy Redmill

 

Solo Awards:

Anna Hebert: Platinum Award and 8th Over-All Senior Solo

Hadley Cawthorne: High Gold Award

Elena Gimenez: High Gold Award

Christin Montgomery: High Gold Award

Christian Nesselrotte: High Gold Award

Maria Schmidt: High Gold Award

Alex Troupe: High Gold Award

Duo / Trio Awards

Just Give Me A Reason: Raegan Segerson and Alex Troupe

         Platinum Award and 1st Over-All Teen Duo/Trio

When You Open Your Eyes: Hadley Cawthorne, Elena Gimenez, Elena Smith

         Platinum Award and 2nd Over-All Senior Duo/Trio

Take My Hand: Ava Baker, Briley Blomeley, Christin Montgomery  

         High Gold Award and 4th Over-All Junior Duo/Trio

Kick: Lija Abele, Anna Hebert, Kaylee Kendrick

         High Gold Award

 

Group / Line / Production Awards

Breakfast at Tiffany’s – Platinum & 2nd Over-All Teen Large Group

Warrior – Platinum and 3rd Over-All Senior Small Group

Goodbye – High Gold and 1st Over-All Senior Line

Believe –High Gold and 3rd Over-All Teen Production

80’s Dance Party – High Gold and 4th Over-All Junior Production

Fresh Prince of Bel-Air – High Gold and 3rd Over-All Junior Line

Monster – High Gold Award and 7th Over-All Junior Small Group

Badlands – High Gold Award

Dancing On My Own – High Gold Award

I Wanna Dance With My Zigga Zig – High Gold Award

Somewhere Only We Know – High Gold Award 

 

DanceMakers Inc.  - Nashville, TN

Scholarship Winners ~ Ava Baker, Briley Blomeley, Jansyn Free, Elena Gimenez, Anna Hebert,  Mariah Mathis, Chrsitian Nesselrotte, Ally Sargeant, Brenna Vital

Solists:

Anna Hebert - 1st Place - 1st Runner-Up Miss DMI

Elena Gimenez - 1st Place  - 2nd Runner-Up Senior Miss DMI

Hadley Cawthorne - 1st Place - 6th Runner-Up Miss DMI

Maria Schmidt -1st Place - 10th Runner-Up Miss DMI

Christian Nesselrotte - 1st Place  - Teen Mister DMI

Christin Montgomery - 1st Place  - 5th Runner-Up Pre-Teen Miss DMI

Alex Troupe - 1st Place - Mister DMI

Groups:

When You Open Your Eyes - 1st Place - Over-All Highest Score of the Weekend

Just Give Me A Reason - 1st Place - Best of Category Senior Duo/Trio Contemporary

Kick - 1st Place - Best of Category Teen Duo/Trio Jazz

Monster - 1st Place - Judges Choice Award - Dane Again Award

Take My Hand - Judges Choice Award

T-Shirt  - 2nd Place

 

Danni Heverin has just been named a Rockette for the 2015 Season at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.  Danni performed as a Rockette in the touring show last season.

 

Congratulations to Caitlin Carver on her role as Becca in "Paper Towns" - it was so much fun seeing her up on the big screen.

 

DanceMakers Inc Nationals 2015 - Mrytle Beach, SC

Shake - 1st Place Over-All Senior Production winng $500   - 1st Place Award

United - 1st Place

Hands - FIrst Place

Carousel - First Place

Frozen Moments - First Place

Word Up - FIrst Place

Demons  - FIrst Place

Primitve - Second Place

Soloists -  Hadley Cawthorne, Elena Gimenez, Lauren Harksen 

Scholarship Winners - Emmy Harrison, Nicole Teper

Special Performance with Eden - Emmy Harrison

 

Congratulations to these dancers for their placement into Summer Study programs for ballet:

Nashville Ballet

Ava Baker

Abby Benzek

Cristina Bolton

Therese Breithaupt

Hadley Cawthorne

Tessa Chappel

Mary Einhorn

Jansyn Free

Elena Gimenez

Brianna Goodloe

Carrie Gormley

Julia Gorti

Maddie Harwell

Ellie Hundley

Susan Iott

Anna Lindsey

Olivia Lutrick

Mariah Mathis

Sabel Mattingly

Christin Montgomery

Anna Grace O’Donell

Eliese Roberts

Baylee Schneider

Amy Shafer

Megan Sheehan

Elena Smith

Alex Troupe

Ashley Turner

Abby Woods


The Rock
Anna Grace O’Donell

Eliese Roberts

Erin Solomon

Alex Troupe

 

ABT

Taylor Griffith

Anna Grace O’Donell

Erin Solomon

Alex Troupe

 

Joffrey Ballet

Sophia Harrison

Mariah Mathis

Christin Montgomery

 

Orlando Ballet

Megan Sheehan

 

University of North Carolina School of Arts

Elena Gimenez


Dance Makers Inc - Columbia, SC February 2015

“FROZEN MOMENTS”
1st Place Senior Contemporary Group
“Dance Again” Award
Overall Group/Line High Score of the Weekend
 
“HANDS”
1st Place Teen Lyrical Line
Best of Category Award - Teen Line
 
“UNITED”
1st Place Teen Contemporary Production
Best of Category Award - Teen Production
 
“PRIMITIVE”
1st Place Senior Jazz Group
 
“WORD UP”
1st Place Pre-Teen Jazz Production
 
“DEMONS”
1st Place Pre-Teen Contemporary Line
 
“SHAKE”
1st Place Senior Jazz Production
 
“CAROUSEL”
1st Place Senior Jazz Line
 
“LIL’ GANGSTAS”
2nd Place Pre-Teen Hip Hop Line
 
“VAMPIRES”
2nd Place Senior Hip Hop Line
“DREAM ON”
Hadley Cawthorne
1st Place Senior Contemporary Solo
 
“LONELY”
Elena Gimenez
1st Place Senior Lyrical Solo
 
“EVERYWHERE I GO”
Lauren Harksen
1st Place Senior Contemporary Solo
 
 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS
Hadley Cawthorne
Clifton Dance Project Scholarship Winner
 
Elena Gimenez
Senior Scholarship Finalist
 
Emmy Harrison
National Convention and Junior Tap Scholarship Winner
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JANUARY 2015 ~ Congratulations to Ava Baker and Emmy Harrison for winning scholarships at Hollywood Dance Jamz in Birmingham!

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HOLLYWOOD VIBE - Atlanta, GA - January 2015

Junior Scholarship Winner

Christian Nesselrotte – National Convention

Junior Scholarship Finalist

Emmy Harrison

Teen Scholarship Winner

Katie Clark – Ballet Scholarship

Senior Scholarship Winners

Elena Gimenez – Regional Convention

Alex Troupe – Ballet Scholarship

“FROZEN MOMENTS”

PLATINUM

3rd Place Senior Contemporary Small Group

Best Concept Award

“HANDS”

PLATINUM

Teen Lyrical Large Group

3rd Place Overall Teen Division

“CAROUSEL”

PLATINUM

Senior Open Large Group

“LIL’ GANGSTAS”

HIGH GOLD

1st Place Intermediate Hip Hop Small Group  

“UNITED”

HIGH GOLD

1st Place Teen Contemporary Production

“SHAKE”

HIGH GOLD

1st Place Senior Open Production  

“PRIMITIVE”

HIGH GOLD

1st Place Senior Jazz Small Group  

“DEMONS”

HIGH GOLD

Intermediate Contemporary Large Group

“WORD UP”

HIGH GOLD

Intermediate Jazz Production

“VAMPIRES”

GOLD

Senior Hip Hop Large Group

 “LONELY” - Elena Gimenez

PLATINUM

2nd Place Senior Lyrical Solo

3rd Place Overall Senior Solo  

“DREAM ON” – Hadley Cawthorne

HIGH GOLD

Senior Contemporary-Modern Solo  

“EVERYWHERE I GO” – Lauren Harksen

GOLD

Senior Contemporary-Modern Solo

 

  Latest News:

Congratulations to former TDC Company Dancer, Danni Heverin, landed a spot on the famed Radio City Rockettes for the 2014 Winter Tour.  She was a part of the Omaha and Houston cast.

Caitlin Carver, a former TDC Company Dancer, just wrapped filming for the new John Green movie "Paper Towns".  Be on the lookout for her new film "Impact Earth", which will debut on the Starz Network.

Staff member and former Company Dancer, Haylee Blackmon, recently taped for the TV show "Nashville".  She looked great!

 

Kelsey Ebersold, a former TDC Company Dancer and Company Apprentice for the Atlanta Ballet has had quite the busy holiday season.  She has been cast in the roll of Marya (Clara in some shows, or in shows where Clara is the doll, she is the doll's owner) and has performed to rave reviews!

 

SUMMER 2014

CAMP PULSE NATIONALS - LAS VEGAS, NV

Emmy Harrison - Camp Pulse Confidence Award

 

HOLLYWOOD VIBE NATIONALS ~ Anaheim, CA

 Solo Awards: Katie Clark - Platinum Award

       Emmy Harrison - High Gold Award

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO JESSICA NEWTON WHO MADE "THE TIGER PAWS" DANCE TEAM AT AUBURN UNIVERSITY!

http://www.themadisonrecord.com/2014/06/18/auburn-tiger-paws-welcome-newton-to-its-ranks/

 

Congratulations to Taylor Griffith on winning The National Award of Distinction in Dance Choreography for the PTA National Reflections Competition!  We are so proud of you!!

 

NEWS:

Elena Gimenez worked as a Prodigy at NRG Dance Project in Chicago!  She had a ball!!

2014 CONVENTIONS

THE PULSE - Atlanta, GA

Rock Stars ~ Briley Blomeley, Taryn Brown
Work It Out Award ~ Camille Walters
Freestyle Award ~ Ellie Hundley, Jansyn Free
The Pulse Scholarship ~ Faith Engelkemier
Camp Pulse Nationals ~ Emmy Harrison


Hollywood Vibe Competition

 

Solo/Duo

Hadley Cawthorne – Teen Lyrical Solo – Platinum – Second Place Overall in Lyrical 

Jessica Newton –Senior Open Solo 

High Gold and 1st Overall in Open

 Sydney Taylor

Senior Contemporary/Modern – High Gold

 Elena Gimenez

Teen Contemporary/Modern – High Gold

 Arsemen Brown

 Senior Jazz Solo- Draw The Stars

 

Unstoppable (Raegan Segerson/Katie Clark) – High Gold and 3rd Overall

 

Scholarship Winners

Arsemen Brown – Senior Team Scholarship, Scholarship to Millenium Dance Complex and became an LA Agency Finalist.

 

Emmy Harrison – Mini Scholarship

 

Katie Clark – Teen Single City Scholarship

 

Elena Gimenez – Teen Nationals Scholarship

 Jessica Newton – Senior Nationals Scholarship 

 

Group/Line Competition

 

Be Still – Intermediate Contemporary/Modern Platinum and 1st Place Overall

 

Where’s Waldo – Intermediate Hip Hop –

High Gold –Best Costume

 

Boogie Shoes – Junior Jazz – High Gold-

3rd Overall

 

A Little Party – 1st Overall Teen Open

 

Pep Talk – 1st Overall Teen Open

 

In The Air – Senior Open Production –

High Gold

 

Storm Troopers- Senior Hip Hop – Best Direction

High Gold

 

Underneath – Senior Contemporary/ Modern  -

High Gold

Big Noise – Senior Tap- High Gold

 

Never Let Me Go – Senior Contemporary/ Modern – High Gold

 

Cumulus- Junior Contemporary/Modern –

Gold

 

Pinnacle – Senior Production – Gold

 

Have A Little Trust- Teen Contemporary/Modern - Gold

 

NRG Dance Project

February 17-19, 2014

Atlanta, GA

 

Scholarships

Elena Gimenez – Teen NRG Prodigy that includes a scholarship to travel with NRG Dance Project for the coming year.

Arsemen Brown – Advanced/Pro Scholarship Winner

Soloists

Hadley Cawthorne – Platinum Award

 1st Over-All Teen Lyrical Solo

Arsemen Brown – Platinum Award

Jessica Newton – High Gold

                           1st Over-All Senior Open Solo

Elena Gimenez – High Gold Award

Sydney Taylor – High Gold Award

  

Duet

Unstoppable – High Gold

                      1st Place Over-All Junior Open Duo/Trio

 

Never Let Me Go – Platinum Award

1st Place Over-All Senior Group Contemporary

         1st Place Sr. Group - $150 Cash Award

 

Underneath – High Gold Award  

                  1st Place Over-All Senior Line Contemporary

                  1st Place Sr. Line - $500 Cash Award

 

Pinnacle – High Gold Award

                  1st Place Over-All Senior Jazz Production

                  1st Place Sr. Production - $500 Cash Award

 

Have A Little Trust – High Gold

                  1st Place Over-All Teen Line Contemporary

 

Storm Troopers – High Gold

                  1st Place Over-All Senior Hip Hop

 

Big Noise – High Gold

                  1st Place Over-All Teen Tap Line

 

Pep Talk – High Gold

                  1st Place Over-All Teen Open Production

 

In The Air – High Gold Award

                  1st Place Over-All Senior Open Production

 

A Little Party – High Gold

                  1st Place Over-All Teen Jazz Production

 

Where’s Waldo – High Gold

 

Be Still – High Gold

 

Boogie Shoes – Gold Award

 

Cumulus – Gold Award                    

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Congratulations to Arsemen Brown on being selected as an Emerging Choreographer by Merrimack Hall!  She will present her piece during the "Evening of Dance" in January!

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Hollywood Vibe Nationals - 2013

Congratulations to Jessica Newton who won the LA Agency Award at Hollywood Vibe Nationals this summer! Consultation with one of LA's Top Talent Agency!

 

Congratulations to Katie Clark on winning a Nationals Scholarship to Hollywood Vibe for next year!

State of Alabama PTA Relfections Winners!

 

Congratulations to two of our students on winning the choreography award for the Alabama Reflections contest!

Intermediate Division:  1st Place, Taylor Griffith - Rainbow Elementary

Congratulations to two of our students on winning the choreography award for the Alabama Reflections contest!

 

 

Middle/Junior Division :  1st Place, Aija Abele - Discovery Middle

Intermediate Division:  1st Place, Taylor Griffith - Rainbow Elementary
Middle/Junior Division :  1st Place, Aija Abele - Discovery Middle

 

 

 

HONORS BALLET NEWS!

Congratulations to Aija Abele, Kaitlin Burge, Anna Grace O’Donnell, Abby Smith, Elena Smith, Erin Solomon and Abby Woods on being accepted into the Nashville Ballet’s Summer Intensive Program. 

Sisters Abby and Elena Smith were also accepted into the University of South Carolina Summer Dance Conservatory and the International Ballet Academy Summer Intensive as well.

Congratulations to our dancers Hadley Cawthorne, Carly Fennell, Elena Gimenez and Anna Hebert on being accepted into the Summer Programs of well known ballet schools including The American Ballet Theatre, The Atlanta Ballet, The Alabama Ballet, Walnut Hill School and North Carolina School of the Arts! They have achieved 100% placement in their desired programs!  

Company Dancer Awards 2013

Hollywood Vibe ~ Atlanta, GA

Breath of Life - Platinum Award, 1st Over-All Sr. Production and Most Entertaining in the Teen/Sr. Division
Skinny love - Platinum Award and 3rd Place Sr. Small Group
Baby I'm a star - High Gold Award, 1st Place Jr Large Group and Best Costume
Mind control - High Gold Award and 1st Place Over-All Teen Production
I've Got The Music In Me - High Gold Award
Carpe Diem - High Gold Award and 1st Place Sr. Large Group
Dream - High Gold Award and 3rd Place Over-All Teen Large Group
Outta My Head - High Gold Award and 2nd Over-All Teen Large Group
Youth - High Gold Award
Dance 4 Me - High Gold Award
Everybody Talks - Gold Award
In Honor - High Gold Award

Soloists:
Audrey Miller - High Gold - 1st place Sr Lyrical Solo
Jessica Newton - High Gold 
Arsemen Brown - High Gold - 1st Place Sr Jazz Solo
Julie Groover - Gold - 1st Place Sr Musical Theatre

Scholarship FInalists: Ava Baker, Sophie Harrison, Meghan Alkire, Kaylee Beth Kendrick, Katie Clark, Camille Walters, Elena Smith, Avery Phillip, Maria Schmidt, Sydney Taylor

Ballet Scholarship Winners: Katie Clark and Elena Gimenez

Scholarship Winners:
Mini Scholarship - Christin Montgomery
Junior Scholarship - Raegan Segerson
Teen Scholarship - Hadley Cawthorne
Sr. Scholarship - Arsemen Brown and Jessica Newton

LA Agency Award - Jessica Newton

 

NRG DANCE COMPETITION ~ATLANTA, GA

“SKINNY LOVE” – PLATINUM AWARD

        FIRST OVERALL SENIOR CONTEMPORARY GROUPS

        FIRST OVERALL SENIOR GROUPS - $300 CASH AWARD

“BREATH OF LIFE” – PLATINUM AWARD                                                                             

FIRST OVERALL SENIOR OPEN PRODUCTIONS

       FIRST OVERALL SENIOR PRODUCTIONS-  $250 CASH AWARD

“MIND CONTROL” – PLATINUM AWARD

         SECOND OVERALL TEEN PRODUCTIONS - $300 CASH AWARD

“YOUTH” – HIGH GOLD AWARD

     FIRST OVERALL TEEN HIP HOP PRODUCTIONS

     FIRST OVERALL TEEN PRODUCTIONS - $200 CASH AWARD

“DANCE 4 ME” – HIGH GOLD AWARD SENIOR JAZZ LINE

     FIRST OVERALL SENIOR JAZZ LINE

“GOT THE MUSIC IN ME” – HIGH GOLD AWARD TEEN TAP PRODUCTION

     FIRST OVERALL – TEEN TAP PRODUCTIONS

 “CARPE DIEM” – HIGH GOLD AWARD TEEN CONTEMPORARY LINE

 “DREAM” – HIGH GOLD AWARD TEEN OPEN LINE

 “OUTTA MY HEAD” – HIGH GOLD TEEN JAZZ LINE

 “IN HONOR” – GOLD AWARD JUNIOR CONTEMPORARY GROUP

     FIRST OVERALL JUNIOR CONTEMPORARY

“BABY I’M A STAR” – GOLD AWARD JUNIOR JAZZ LINE

     FIRST OVERALL JUNIOR JAZZ LINES

 “EVERYBODY TALKS” – GOLD AWARD JUNIOR JAZZ PRODUCTION

 

SOLOISTS:
ARSEMEN BROWN – HIGH GOLD SENIOR JAZZ

AUDREY MILLER – HIGH GOLD AWARD SENIOR LYRICAL

JESSICA NEWTON – HIGH GOLD AWARD SENIOR CONTEMPORARY


SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS:
ARSEMEN BROWN – NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
AUDREY MILLER – NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
SAMANTHA BAKER – SINGLE CITY SCHOLARSHIP


 

CATCHING UP WITH DANNI AND CAITLIN

Congratulations to two former Company dancers, Caitlin Carver and Danni Heverin on booking the television show "Nashville", we are so proud of you!

http://www.al.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2012/10/sparkman_high_school_grad_appe.html#incart_flyout_entertainment

 

NRG NATIONALS ~ 2012

Congratulations to our Company Dancers on a very successful week at the NRG Dance Project – East Coast National Finals in Ocean City, Maryland!  All totaled they brought back to Alabama 5 National Championships, $2,650 in cash prizes and assorted scholarships!

Shelby Larsen - National NRG Prodigy - With this award, Shelby will travel with NRG Dance Project on tour for their 2012-2013 Season. She will have an opportunity to assist some of the industries best teachers in classes. This award is the highest award given to any single student at this convention.

Get On The Floor - 1st Place Over-All Sr. Production with a $1000 cash award and a Special Award of $100 for High Voltage

The Struggle - 1st Place Over-All Teen Group with a $500 cash award.

Let Me Think About It - 1st Place Over-All Sr. Line with a $500 cash Award

 Shelby Larsen for her solo "Taking Chances", was the 1st Place Over-All Sr. Solo. She received $450 cash!

 "This Will Be Our Year" - 3rd Place Over-All Sr. Group, receiving a $100 cash award.

 Audrey Miller and Avery Phillip both received scholarships in the Teen Division.

 "Let Me Think About It" - Platinum Award and 1st Place in Teen Jazz

 "Taking Chances" - Shelby Larsen's Solo - Platinum Award and 1st Place Sr. Contemporary Solo

 "Get On The Floor" - Platinum Award and 1st Place Sr. Jazz Production

 "The Struggle" - Platinum Award and 1st Place Teen Group Contemporary

 "Finding Love" - Platinum Award and 1st Place Sr. Hip Hop Group

 "It Don't Mean A Thing" - Platinum Award and 1st Place Sr. Tap Line

 "Misbehave" - Arsemen Brown's Solo - Platinum Award and 1st Place Teen Jazz Solo

 "Your Song" - Cassidy Machnica's Solo - Platinum Award

 "Get Outta Here" - Platinum Award

 "This Will Be Our Year" - Platinum Award

 "Ballet Battlefield" - High Gold Award and 1st Place Teen Ballet

 "I Love Lucy" - High Gold Award and 1st Place Jr. Musical Theatre Production

 "The Swindler" - Logan Acker's Solo - High Gold Award and 3rd Place Jr. Hip Hop Solo

 "L.O.V.E." - High Gold Award and 1st Place Jr. Tap Line

 "Anchor" - Elena Gimenez's Solo - High Gold Award

 "Fireflies" - High Gold Award

 "Too Much" - High Gold Award

 

 

NRG DANCE PROJECT ~ MEMPHIS, TN

“THE STRUGGLE – PLATINUM

1ST OVERALL TEEN CONTEMPORARY GROUP

1ST OVERALL TEEN GROUP

BEST CHOREGRAPHY – DAHNELLE REYNOLDS

$1000 CASH AWARD

 

“THIS WILL BE OUR YEAR” – PLATINUM

1ST OVERALL SENIOR CONTEMPORARY GROUP

1ST OVERALL SENIOR GROUP

$500 CASH AWARD

 

“GET ON THE FLOOR” – PLATINUM

1ST OVERALL SENIOR JAZZ PRODUCTION

1ST OVERALL SENIOR PRODUCTIONS

JUDGES CHOICE AWARD – HIGH VOLTAGE

$600 CASH AWARD

 

“LET ME THINK ABOUT IT” – PLATINUM

1ST OVERALL SENIOR JAZZ LINE

1ST OVERALL SENIOR LINE

$200 CASH AWARD

 

“IT DON’T MEAN A THING” – PLATINUM

1ST OVERALL SENIOR TAP PRODUCTION

 

“FINDING LOVE” – PLATINUM

1ST OVERALL SENIOR HIP HOP GROUP

 

“I LOVE LUCY” – HIGH GOLD

1ST OVERALL JUNIOR MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTION

1ST OVERALL JUNIOR PRODUCTION

$750 CASH AWARD

 

“GET OUTTA HERE” – HIGH GOLD

3RD OVERALL TEEN PRODUCTION

$250 CASH AWARD

 

“L.O.V.E.” – HIGH GOLD

1ST OVERALL JUNIOR TAP LINE

 

“FIREFLIES” – HIGH GOLD

TEEN CONTEMPORARY GROUP

 

“TOO MUCH” – HIGH GOLD

JUNIOR JAZZ GROUP

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

 

SHELBY LARSEN

2012 ADVANCED/PRO SENIOR PRODIGY WINNER

CHOSEN TO TOUR WITH NRG DANCE PROJECT AND ASSIST IN CLASSES

 

AUDREY MILLER

SENIOR NATIONAL WINNER

 

ARSEMEN BROWN

SENIOR SINGLE CITY WINNER

 

HOLLYWOOD VIBE ~ATLANTA, GA

 

“THE STRUGGLE” – PLATINUM

1st  OVERALL SENIOR LYRICAL

OVERALL HIGH SCORE – SENIOR DIVISION

BATTLE OF THE STARS INVITATION

BEST CHOREGRAPHY – MS. DAHNELLE

$400 CASH AND PRIZES AND FREE ENTRY TO NATIONALS

 

“GET OUTTA HERE” – PLATINUM

1ST OVER ALL TEEN PRODUCTION

OVERALL HIGH SCORE – TEEN DIVISION

BATTLE OF THE STARS INVITATION

$300 IN CASH AND PRIZES AND FREE ENTRY TO NATIONALS

 

“GET ON THE FLOOR” – PLATINUM

1ST OVER ALL SENIOR JAZZ

 

“TOO MUCH” – HIGH GOLD

2ND OVER ALL INTERMEDIATE JAZZ

BATTLE OF THE STARS INVITATION

 

“LET ME THINK ABOUT IT” – HIGH GOLD

SENIOR JAZZ

 

“IT DON’T MEAN A THING” – HIGH GOLD

SENIOR TAP

 

“I LOVE LUCY” – HIGH GOLD

INTERMEDIATE MUSICAL THEATRE

 

“L.O.V.E.” – HIGH GOLD

INTERMEDIATE TAP

 

“FINDING LOVE” – HIGH GOLD

SENIOR HIP HOP

 

“THIS WILL BE OUR YEAR” – HIGH GOLD

SENIOR MODERN

 

“FIREFLIES” GOLD

SENIOR OPEN

SCHOLARSHIPS

 SHELBY LARSEN – SENIOR GRAND PRIZE

MSA AGENT AWARD

 

MARIA SCHMIDT – TEEN REGIONAL AWARD

AVERY PHILLIP – TEEN TEAM AWARD

 

HADLEY CAWTHORNE – JUNIOR TEAM AWARD

 

FINALISTS - SENIOR

ARSEMEN BROWN

JESSICA NEWTON

FINALISTS - JUNIOR

ELENA GIMENEZ

ALLY MILLER

 

2011 Awards 

Group Awards
This Place – Platinum Award
3rd Place Over-All Teen Groups

Saint Michael – Shelby Larsen
Platinum Award
2nd Over-All Senior Solo

What’s A Girl Gotta Do?
Platinum Award

Miss Congeniality
Gold Award

The Miracles
Gold Award

Lil’ Warbuckz and the Orphanz
Gold Award

Hot Like Wow
Gold Award

Remember
Gold Award

One Love
Gold Award

Take Me Away
Gold Award

Co. Dance Scholarship Awards

Scholarship Finalists
Lauren Harksen
Maria Schmidt

Scholarship Winners
Logan Acker
Elena Gimenez
Avery Phillip

NRG Dance Project
Biloxi, MS ~ February 25-27

One Love
Platinum Award
1st Over-All Teen Jazz
1st Over-All Teen Production
$1428 cash prize

This Place
Platinum Award
1st Over-All Teen Contemporary
1st Over-All Teen Group
$457 cash prize

Saint Michael
Platinum Award
1st Place Senior Contemporary Solo
1st Place Over-All Senior Solo
$388 cash prize

Remember
Platinum Award
1st Over-All Teen Line
$329 cash prize

Take Me Away
Platinum Award
1st Place Senior Jazz Group

Hot Like Wow
High Gold Award
1st Place Teen Line Jazz

What’s A Girl Gotta Do
High Gold
1st Place Teen Tap

Scholarship Awards
Junior

Finalists
Hadley Cawthorne, Allyssa Edwards, Anna Fennell

Winner - Elena Gimenez

Teen
Finalists
Arsemen Brown,Carly Fennell, Lauren Harksen, Sydney Taylor

Senior
Finalist - Jessie Wilson

Advanced / Pro
Winner – Shelby Larsen

HOLLYWOOD VIBE
NASHVILLE


MINI SCHOLARSHIP FINALISTS:
TARYN BROWN
ALEXA KLOSKE

JUNIOR SCHOLARSHIP FINALISTS:
KAITLIN BURGE
MCKENZIE KINCHLER

JUNIOR SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS:
HADLEY CAWTHORNE – MULTI-CITY
ELENA GIMENEZ – OVERALL JUNIOR
SCHOLARSHIP

TEEN SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS:
LAUREN HARKSEN
HOPE MCCARLEY – MULTI-CITY
ARSEMEN BROWN – OVERALL TEEN SCHOLARSHIP

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP FINALISTS:
MAEGAN EDWARDS
JULIE GROOVER
CASSIDY MACHNICA
PAIGE REUTTER

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS:
MORGAN BRAZELLE
ELIZABETH JACKSON
AUDREY MILLER
SHELBY LARSEN – OVERALL SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP & MSA AGENT AWARD

HOLLYWOOD VIBE
NASHVILLE


HOT LIKE WOW
GOLD AWARD SENIOR JAZZ

LIL DADDY WARBUCKZ & THE ORPHANZ
PLATINUM AWARD INTERMEDIATE PRODUCTION
1ST OVERALL – INTERMEDIATE PRODUCTIONS
HIGH SCORE – INTERMEDIATE DIVISION
INVITATION TO NATIONALS – BATTLE OF THE STARS
OVER $1000 IN CASH AND PRIZES

MISS CONGENIALITY
GOLD AWARD JUNIOR PRODUCTION
1ST OVERALL – JUNIOR PRODUCTIONS

ONE LOVE
HIGH GOLD AWARD TEEN JAZZ
1ST OVERALL – TEEN PRODUCTIONS

REMEMBER
PLATINUM AWARD TEEN MODERN
1ST OVERALL TEEN GROUPS

SAINT MICHAEL
PLATINUM AWARD SENIOR SOLOS
1ST OVERALL SENIOR SOLOS
HIGH SCORE SENIOR DIVISION

TAKE ME AWAY
PLATINUM AWARD SENIOR JAZZ
2ND PLACE OVERALL SENIOR GROUPS
BEST CHOREGRAPHY OF ENTIRE COMPETITION
OVER $1000 IN CASH AND PRIZES

THE MIRACLES
HIGH GOLD TAP PRODUCTION

THIS PLACE
PLATINUM SENIOR LYRICAL
1ST PLACE OVERALL SENIOR GROUPS
HIGH SCORE SENIOR DIVISION
INVITATION TO NATIONALS – BATTLE OF THE STARS
OVER $1000 IN CASH AND PRIZES

WHAT’S A GIRL GOTTA DO
HIGH GOLD SENIOR PRODUCTION
1ST OVERALL SENIOR PRODUCTION



Co. Dance
Memphis, TN
February 5-7, 2010

The Dance Company received the Co. Dance Award, which is voted on by the faculty, and presented to the studio that displays excellence in sportsmanship.

Shake!- Platinum - High Score Teen Jazz - 1st Overall Teen - Faculty Choice Award totaling over $8000 in prizes

Shelby Larsen- Platinum Award -1st Overall Senior Solo - ATA Award- She will assist the Co. Dance faculty next year on tour

Danni Heverin - Platinum Award -2nd Overall Senior Solo- CTG Award -Chosen to audition for the CTG Agency at Nationals
The Jacksons- Gold Award and 3rd Overall Petite 

Babyface- Platinum Award and High Score Junior Tap

Little Shadows - Gold Award

That's Tappin'- Gold Award

Stronger- Gold- High Score Teen Contemporary

Rhythm- Gold Award and High Score Teen -5th Overall Teen Division

O...Saya - Platinum Award -High Score Senior Jazz and 4th Overall Senior Division

Home- Platinum Award -2nd Overall Senior Division

Caitlin Parish-Platinum Award

Junior Scholarship - Hadley Cawthorne  ~  Finalists- McKenzie Kinchler, Kelly Kutsor, Elena Gimenez, and Elena Smith

Teen Scholarship- Arsemen  Brown  ~  Finalists- Sydney Taylor, Katie Thomas, and Maria Schmidt

Senior Scholarship- Shelby Larsen Danni Heverin, and Caitlin Parish  ~  Finalists - Brooke Lamb and Audrey Miller

HOLLYWOOD VIBE
NASHVILLE, TN
JANUARY 29-31

GROUP AWARDS

“Home” – Platinum Award
1st Over-All Senior Division
Best Choreography
Battle of the Stars Invitation for Nationals

 

“Shake!” – Platinum Award
Battle of the Stars Invitation for Nationals

“O….Saya” – Platinum Award

“Rhythm” – Platinum Award

“The Jackson’s” – Gold Award
1st Over-All Petite Production

“Stronger” – High Gold Award

“That’s Tappin’” – Gold Award

“Babyface” – Gold Award

SOLO AWARDS

Shelby Larsen
“Real Love”
Platinum Award
1st Over-All Senior Lyrical Solo
1st Over-All Senior Solo

Danni Heverin
“Dream”
Platinum Award
1st Over-All Senior Modern Solo

Caitlin Parish
“Save Him”
Platinum Award

Elena Gimenez
“Do Your Thing”
High Silver Award

SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

JUNIORS
Hadley Cawthorne
Elena Gimenez

TEEN
Arsemen Brown
Audrey Miller

SENIOR
Danni Heverin
Brooke Lamb
Shelby Larsen
Caitlin Parish

SCHOLARSHIP FINALISTS
Junior – Alyssa Edwards, Riley Newby, Ally Sargeant

Senior – Cassidy Machnica

 

SPECIAL AWARDS

SENIOR DANCER OF THE YEAR
SHELBY LARSEN

LA AGENT AWARD
DANNI HEVERIN

Elena Gimenez
"Do Your Thing" - Junior Jazz Solo
Gold Award