Dance Company earns several top honors
WICHITA –The Dance Company competed last weekend at the Bravo National Dance and Talent Competition in Wichita, bringing home many awards and special honors. Out of 11 group routines, they received 7 Platinum Awards, the highest award given, and 4 Elite High Gold ratings.
Special Awards included a Judges Choice Award for 'We All Fall In Love" called the 'Love it All Award', Jalyn Kasper received the 'Powerful Presence Award' and Jolie Kasper received a Choreography Award for 'I'll Be Seeing You'. Jalyn Kasper and Raegen Marshall were both awarded a $300 Scholarship to the InAside Summer Workshop in Chicago, with only 3 scholarships were presented all weekend.
The team placed in the Top 10 Lineup in several categories including 1st Place for 'I'll Be Seeing You', 3rd place for Hip Hop 'Bring it Back', 6th place for 'Circle of Life', 3rd Place for 'We All Fall In Love', 6th Place in Novice Hip Hop for 'Work It', 8th Overall in Novice Contemporary 'All We Do', and 'Bohemian Rhapsody' placed 3rd in the Production Division. Category Cups were awarded to the highest scoring routine in each Category, and The Dance Company received this award 2 times.
Twenty soloists performed including Hanna Pearson, Sophia Thompson and Olivia Wright, each received an Elite High Gold for their performance. Team Members from Beloit include Hanna Pearson, Sophia Thompson, Olivia Wright, Samantha Prescott and Miley Kemmerer.
The next event for The Dance Company is Edge National Talent Competition in Kansas City, Missouri. These routines an be seen at The Dance Company Spring
Recital on Sunday April 7.