Nationals…… Teen Groups!!

Another great day!!! Bolero received a High Gold and won the ballet Category. Girls just wanna Have Fun was given a High Gold and was 9th overall! Hello received a High Gold! Soul with a Capital S was in the Rising Star category and received a Platinum, won their division were 3rd overall, and won the Diva award. Good Girl won their elite division with a Platinum and were 4th overall!!!
Great Job Ladies!!!

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Nationals!!….. Teen Elite Solos!!!

Friday night we were excited to watch our teens perform their solos!! We started with Blakely received a High Gold for both her lyrical and musical theater solos and was 14th overall! Lezlie was awarded a Platinum for her solo, was 10th overall and was awarded the Intensity award! Lia was awarded a High Gold for her tap solo!! Brittany was gives a Platinum, won the Hip Hop division, was 7th overall and was chosen for the Diva Award!!
We then moved to Teen Duos where Kenzie and Lia were given a High Gold and were 6th overall!!
Fantastic work ladies!!!

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Nationals….. Petite and Junior Groupd!

Ok we had a lot going on this afternoon. Petite large groups went first, our Baby Stars with Jump in a Line were up first and received a Platinum and tied for 1st in their division and were 2nd overall!!!! Java was in the junior division and received a Platinum, won their jazz division and were 2nd overall!!!!!!!!
Then came our Production number Toys which includes all of our team members!!! They received a platinum won their division and won …… Drum roll please….. 1st overall!!!!!!! National Title for the whole team!!!!!!! Woo Hoo
We also had a very special surprise with a scholarship awarded to Ana Bernhardi!!! And Toys also won an award for Technical Excellence!!!!

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Nationals!!! …… Petite Small Groups!

Here we go again!!! Superstar rocked it today and won a High Gold!!! Queen of the Waves won a Choreography award, go Miss Dasa!! AND won 1st overall!!!! Another National Title!!!!

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Nationals ….. Junior Elite solos

Great way to start off the day!! Ana received a Platinum for each of her 2 solos!!! And was 6th overall!!!!

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Nationals!!…..Teen Shooting Star Solos!!

Awesome night!!! Azra received a Platinum High Score which meant she won her Lyrical category and was 3rd overall!! And if that wasn’t fantastic enough, she was given a Scholarship to Stage One’s Summer Intensive!! Only 2 were given and there were 70 entries!!! I mean wow!!!we are so proud if her!! We especially loved that she came in with the mentality of ” I’m gonna win this thing!!” And she did!!

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Nationals….. Junior Small Groups!!!

Here we go again !! Junior small groups……Freeze Frame received a High Gold and was 9th overall in the Rising Star division.!!! Primmadonna received a Platinum, and was also 9th overall in a really competitive Shooting Stars division. !!! A great afternoon for everybody!!!!

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Nationals!! … Petite Solos, Duos and Trios!!

Another Great day!!! In Petite Solos, Cydney received a platinum, she won her category and was 2nd overall!!
In the duo category AJ & Savannah received a High Gold! Chloe & Katie Rose got a Platinum won their Jazz division and were 1st overall!! Jet Set with Brooke, Jenna, & Kyndallwon with a Platinum and 1st overall!!!
2 National title holders!!!! We are so proud!!!!!
Ps jet Set just won the choreography award!! Go Miss Tonya, and Cydney won the Showmanship Award!!!

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Stage one Nationsls!!! Junior Solos Rising and Shooting Stars!!

We are starting the weekend off right !!
Starting with junior solos in the Rising Stars division. Ashantae won a high gold and 6th overall, and Katie Rose received a high gold and was 5th overall!! In the Shooting Stars division Kyndall received a high gold! Katie C won a Platinum and won her category and was 15th overall Chloe also received a Platinum and won her category and was 12th overall!! Brooke tied with a platinum for High score in the lyrical division, won the jazz division with a platinum. And won 2nd overall as well as the Intensity and the Precision award!!!
We also had 2 duos compete. Star and Chloe won their contemporary category with a platinum and were 6th overall and Katie C and Azra won their Jazz division with a Platinum and were 5th overall!!!
A Stellar way to start the weekend!!!

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Celebrate Talent!!!

We just finished competing at the Celebrate Talent right here in Branson. This was our first time competing at this competition, and we were truly impressed! It was run in such a professional manner, very organized, with great talent and friendly people!! Not only did they have a free master class the night before but they offer scholarship prizes as well!!
Our dancers were fabulous this weekend as well! While all of our dancers received very high scores we would like to recognize some of the stand out awards!!
First we have to recognize Brittany Wurst and Ana Bernhardi for being the only dancers selected to perform the combination they were taught in the Master Class!! In the Petite Rising Star division. In The Duet category Oogie Boogie (Chloe Cofer & Katie Rose Youngblood)took 2nd place overall, and Cydney Heard was 1st overall in the solo division. Cydney Heard also won high score overall in the Rising Star division for the whole competition. In the Petite Shooting Stars Jet Set ( Kyndall Coker, Brooke Cox & Jenna Bernhardi) won the duo/trio competition!! The Junior division also had some big highlights! In the Rising Stars Ashantae Cummings was 2nd overall. And in the very tough Shooting Stars Brooke Cox was 5th overall and Ana Bernhardi was 3rd overall!
There were also some Special Awards Given out and we are very proud to say that Ana Bernhardi was one of 3 recipients of a very special scholarship to a summer program in Hollywood Ca!! And last but certainly not least Miss Tonya won an award for Best Choreography for Jet Set!!
We are so proud of all of our students, and can’t wait to see what they will be achieving next!!

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