Marissa Bloomquist: Just “Wing It”!

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Marissa Bloomquist is a 7th grader beginning her 5th year as an Elite team member at DuHadway Dance Dimensions.  This past summer, Marissa attended Tap 24.7 Suzy Guarino’s advanced taps classes offered at DDD. Marissa said, “The classes were amazing and I had the opportunity to partake in the advanced classes that pushed and challenged me. When I walked away …

Guest Artist Jennifer Little Visits DDD to Set Choreography

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Jennifer Little returned to DuHadway Dance Dimensions to set choreography for senior soloist Alynne Welch and first year trio of Brenna Bigelow, Reagan Avery and Gwen Breidinger. This will be Alynne’s second solo set by Jenn, as she had a lot of success with her piece “Sweater Weather” last season. Alynne says her favorite genre is lyrical and she is …

Teacher Highlight: Kalie Dickman

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Kalie Dickman is a familiar face at DuHadway Dance Dimensions.  Her contagious smile and quick laugh have been part of the studio while growing up as a DDD dancer and now as a teacher for 9 years and as Elite team staff for 7 years. Kalie says she is very blessed to have had amazing teachers during her time at …

Featuring DDD Alumni: Dancing and Beyond (Part 6)

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This is the sixth article celebrating 25 years of DDD alumni and their accomplishments in dance and beyond. Alumni are sharing what they have been doing since graduation and how DDD has impacted their lives. The DDD family, past and present, appreciate all of the time, energy and efforts MISS JILLIAN and MR. ROB have given and continue to give to their students. For …

Tumbling is This Week at DDD!

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Miss Jen is teaching tumbling this week at DDD’s Summer Workshop. Classes are being offered for ages 4-5 from 6:00-6:45 and for ages 6-8 from 6:45-7:45.  It is never too late to send your kids to tumbling class! So much energy!  So much fun!  From bridges to somersaults to cartwheels and so much more, come join the fun!  

Hip Hop at DDD is This Week!

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Charlie DuHadway is teaching hip hop this week at DDD’s Summer Workshop.  Classes are offered for ages 7-9 from 6:00-6:45 and for ages 10-12 from 6:45-7:45. Charlie started class today explaining the process of learning hip hop or any type of dance.  “In order to write a word, you have to know the letters.  The letters individually come together to …

DuHadway Dance Dimensions Dancers Recipients of Woman’s Club Scholarships

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 “She who does not advance goes backward.” The Alma Woman’s Club was established in 1889 as a non-profit organization and social club.  The mission of the club is to promote women and youth in community service and civic involvement including literacy, the arts, and personal improvement. The Woman’s Club created an endowment to perpetuate funds to be given to area …

Teacher Highlight: Laura Lowe

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Laura Lowe grew up dancing at DuHadway Dance Dimensions and is now a teacher giving back to her students.  Even as a dancer within the studio, Laura could always be found intermingling with younger kids, sharing words of positive encouragement, and giving quick hugs to brighten a dancer’s day.  Laura has always been the dancer who wants to lift others …

Mackenzie Houghton: Choreographer

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Ithaca High School Junior and Elite team member Mackenzie Houghton is known for her amazing tap ability and is an emerging dancer at DuHadway Dance Dimensions.  However, did you know Mackenzie is also a STAR at her school?  Upon entering high school, Mackenzie was interested in being part of the drama department because of the diversity of the friendships that …