Last weekend, April 18th and 19th, the CADC Competition Team attended Protege’ Dance Competition!
It was an amazing weekend! Here are the highlights:
Top Overall Awards:
Showoff- Alona Litsey- Petite Solo
Come Follow the Band- Petite Small Group
Angels- Petite Large Group
Little Women- Junior Small Prodigy Group
A Long Walk- Tara Johnson- Teen Prodigy Solo
Explosion- Teen Prodigy Duo
Take Me To Church- Teen Prodigy Large Group
Empty House- Senior Prodigy Duo
Divas- Senior Duo
CHOREOGRAPHY AWARDS :
Flowers in the Attic- by Erin Stein Rich
Bang, Bang- Cathy Nesbitt-Stein and Erin Stein Rich
My Boyfriend’s Back- 2nd Overall Petite Trio
Candy Shoppe- 3rd Overall Petite Large Group
The Willow- Eva Wherley- 3rd Overall Junior Solo
You and Me Against the World- 2nd Overall Junior Duo
Flowers in the Attic- 2nd Overall Junior Small Group
When I Grow Up- 2nd Overall Junior Line
Almost Lover- Ayla DeGuzis- 3rd Overall Teen Solo
Love You So- Kaitlyn Markham- 2nd Overall Sr Solo
Salute- 2nd Overall Sr Small Group
You Don’t Own Me- 3rd Overall Sr Small Group
In March our CADC Competition Team attended Dance Masters of Ohio for their first competition of the season! Senior soloist Lexie Williams had the 2nd highest score of the entire competition with her solo “Bang Bang”. The dynamic duo of Lexie and Tara won 5th overall in the entire senior devision for “Empty House” along with Top Overall Senior Duo/Trios. Also winning 3rd Overall in the Duo/Trio category was Ayla and Darius with “Explosions”. “Divas” Jessa and McKenna were Top Overall in their age division duo/trio! Tara Johnson was the highest scoring 13-14 top overall soloist winner with “A Long Walk”. “When I Grow Up” was 2nd overall large Group and “Take Me To Church” was 3rd overall! Our dancers also attended DMO’s scholarship classes. Ayla, Alora, Darius, Tara, Olivia and Ella to name a few were among some of those dancers who placed within the top 5 overall in those classes. Dancers, parents and “prop dads” we are so proud of you!
Light Up Downtown was a huge success! Thank you CADC dancers for another wonderful performance and helping Canton welcome Jolly Old St. Nick into town!
These dancers were picked out of 100s of standouts at the KAR Convention – and CADC had 3 of them – Ayla, Tara and Darius!
A very big Congratulations goes out to Tara Johnson for being awarded a Scholarship at the KAR Dance Convention workshop this past weekend in Columbus! Way to go Tara!
Huge Congratulations to the following CADC dancers: Emily McCartney, Tara Johnson, Jackie Blythe, Vivi Stein, Hannah Bloomquist, Elizabeth Lucas, and Alora Boldon for being chosen after an audition for NEOS- Dracula!! Below is Emily and Tara during a rehearsal. *Please click “Post”!
Congratulations to CADC’s dancer Ayla DeGuzis- full scholarship winner at Ignite Dance Intensive!
Congratulations CADC dancer- Tara Johnson!
*Do not copy any photo. All photos are copy right images of Meghan Murari Photography.