DDD Boot Camp 2018 Success!

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DDD BOOT CAMP finale was August 16! 28 sessions were offered this summer. Our dancers had the option to participate in 3 Boot Camps per week. They met for 1.5 hours each time for cardio, agility, strength and flexibility training. Congratulations everyone! We are super proud of your dedication to yourselves and your team. Cheers to Maggie Galan for perfect …

DDD Dances with Third Coast Dance Company

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Juniors Emma Buschle, Rose Goltz and Sarah McCrackin were selected to participate in a wonderful opportunity this summer to dance with Third Coast Dance Company located here in mid-Michigan. Third Coast Dance Company presented “Home”, an hour-long modern dance performed by a company of professional adult dancers, and six local youth dancers, Thursday-Saturday July 26th-28th at 7:30 PM. “Home” is …

Charlie DuHadway Wins Upcoming Choreographer at Motor City Tap Fest 2018

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Congrats, dancers. They did it! Charlie and his “Chain” piece danced in the choreographers challenge at Motor City Tap Fest and won!!!!! Now they will be featured in the Motor City Soles show on Saturday night at the end of the festival. He also won a professional tap practice floor from O’Mara floors and some major bragging rights. Congrats Charlie, Laura, Maddy, …

Suzy Guarino-Hall is at DDD

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Suzy Guarino-Hall is at DDD offering tap classes Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.  Here are some highlights from Day 1. Learning Technique Across the Floor Junior Class Intermediate Class Advanced Class Competition Piece Practice  

Recital DVDs Are Arriving

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Recital 2018 DVDs are arriving in the mail!  The DVDs will be addressed to your dancer and now the hours of fun can begin.  Find your friends and have a movie/popcorn night and enjoy the show from the comfort of your own home. If you wish to order more copies, the order form found can be here! You can click …

Boot Camp Update

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Over thirty girls have been attending boot camp and are getting stronger each day.  Mr. Charlie has set up diversified practices to help the dancers prepare for Cecchetti, camps and guest artist who will be coming throughout the summer. These boot camp sessions have been challenging and, of course, produced sore muscles and tired athletes.  But as with all sports, …

DDD Elite Team Auditions Day 2

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Elite team tryouts for 12 & up took place Wednesday, June 20th with a great showing of dancers and talent! Before the parent/dancer meeting with Miss Jillian, Mr. Rob, Mr. Charlie, Miss Laura and Miss Brooke, senior Abbey Zerbe stated, “I’m really excited and I think we are all nervous.” Fifth grader Lauren Gilbert followed with, “I’m really nervous but …