DANCENTER NEWS AND EVENTS
Things are always happening at Dancenter! It may be a special master class or
a special performance. Check back often for updates on the latest events that
effect our studio.
Dancenters summer intensive teachers.
WE MAD THE OD! READ ABOUT ONE OF OUR STUDENTS HERE!
SNOW WHITE AUDTIONS!
CONTEMPORARY CLASS WITH TREVOR JONES 2012!
SEE PICS HERE!
Three fun-filled hours of non-stop
dancing! Dancers included:
PRINCESS CAMP 2012!
See pictures here!
DANCENTER HAS MOVED!
Cristiana Cavallo Alumni as Cha Cha in Grease!
MASTER CLASS WITH SABRE!
SEE PICTURES HERE!
INTENSIVE WITH A SPECIAL GUEST!
SLUMBER PARTY AT DANCENTER!!
PICTURES FROM THE NUTCRACKER 2011!
United Cerebral Palsy American Girl Fashion Show Luncheon Fundraiser
See pictures here!
JUNE 2011 - PRINCESS CAMP!
Congrats to Sophia Putrello for being accepted into the American Academy of
Ballet Summer Program 2011!
JESSICA NOVILLO - BELLY DANCING INSTRUCTOR!
Belly Dancing will also be offered at Dancenter in the Fall!
Read more about Jessica here!
JUNE 2011 - INTENSIVE WITH DANCENTER ALUMNI LATOYA BROOKS!
RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY! MARCH 14, 2011! READ MORE ABOUT THE MOVE HERE
OUR OWN LATOYA BROOKS WILL BE DANCING IN NBA ALL-STAR GAME!!!Brooks set to dance at NBA All-Star game
Utica native Latoya Brooks was one of eight women selected to dance at the 2011 NBA All-Star game in Los Angeles.
The game will be at 8 p.m. Sunday on TNT. In addition to attending festivities prior to the game, she will be dancing during the opening performance by Lenny Kravitz and the half-time show performed by Rihanna.
READ THE STORY HERE:http://www.uticaod.com/community/x1343505450/Community-News-for-Feb-18-2011
CONGRATS TO ANISSIYA THOMPSON! Anissiya Thompson landed a role in a local commercial called "CNY Fit Kids". She tap dances in the commercial. Dancenter would just like to congratulate one of their very own! Look for her in the upcoming commercial!
MASTER CLASS WITH KNICKS CITY DANCER LATOYA BROOKS!
The Leatherstocking Ballet Company were present at the Sugar Plum Ball hosted by Faxton-St Lukes. This year's theme was Alice in Wonderland! Our girls were in costume and character, available for the entire evening to interact, dance, and for photo ops with all the attendees!
Ashley Peters - One Of Our 2010 Summer Intensive Teachers!
NEW PICTURES OF LATOYA BROOKS!
Alumni Latoya Brooks is a Knicks City Dancer! Check out some of her recent pics!
DANCENTER IS THE NEW HOME OF LEATHER STOCKING BALLET!
Good Luck Cristiana Cavallo!
Lydia and Hannah Goerner in their recent
performance in the Nutcracker.
Congrats to Miss Cristiana Cavallo (tap teacher) for her recent performance in the Nutcracker, seen here performing the role of Arabian. Also in pic, Trevor Jones.
Also, Miss Nicolette Abounader, an assistant teacher, for her recent performance in the Nutcracker.
Abaigeal McCarthy Was A Bonbon!
The performance took place on December 2009 at the Stanley Performing Arts Center.
Broadway Theaters production of "The Wizard of Oz"Marisa Medici (8), Sophia Putrello (10) and Anissiya Thompson (9) were selected for The Broadway Theaters production of "The Wizard of Oz". Show dates are November 16th and 17th at 8pm at the Stanley Performing Arts Center. Twelve children were selected from the Utica area to play munchkins.
Alumni, Latoya Brooks is now a New York Knicks Dancer!
Look for her at all the games!
Congratulations to our
students participating in the New Hartford School
Musical: 42nd Street
Taylore Galinn, Meghan Leonard, Ooha Kambhampati & Jennifer
Looking for something for your toddler? Right across the street from Dancenter is the TOT SPOT.
BALLERINA BIRTHDAY PARTIES!
Find out more about!
Great job to the dancers who participated in
the workshop held at the United Academy Of The
Caitlyn, Lexi, Jen, Anna, Devaney, Claire and Emily.
Congratulations to Beth and Leah
They took a 3 hour workshop taught by radio city
rockette and learned choreography from the rockette
repetoire, including the world famous kickline.
Additionally, they went through a "mock auditio" plus
had a q and a session. Ending the day was a tour
of Radio city music hall.
Dancenter invited to perform at the Heritage
Home in Utica!
Sunday, December 14th
Call time: 1:45
Show time: 2:15-3:15
*Dancers please arrive on time with hair in a bun/make
up/earrings. All group numbers performing will
wear all black-leotard/tights/shorts and all solos/duets
can wear old costumes, new costumes or all black.
**Tappers-please bring duct tape as the floor may
Dancenter invited to a master class!
Sunday December 7th
Hosted by United Academy of the Performing Arts
Glenwood Plaza in Oneida
Teachers/Adv. Students: $50
Int. Students: $40
CONGRATULATIONS SENIOR JAZZ!
For being top-scoring group and chosen to compete
in the final competition battle/dance-off against
other 4 top-scoring routines at the Mohawk Valley
United Dance Competition.
Congratulations to Jen Musch for receiving top score
for the studio.
to Tricia for her choreography award.
OPEN MASTER CLASS WITH FELIX LABELLA
FRIDAY AUGUST 29TH
FOR STUDENTS WHO PARTICIPATED IN OUR SUMMER
MASTER CLASS WITH FELIX LABELLA
TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 2ND
- this class is open to intensive students
only and is free of charge.
CONGRATULATIONS SENIOR MODERN!
Our Senior Modern Class performed
in a choreographers showcase as part of a C.O.R.E.
dance Project in Auburn NY. They performed with
other dancers from Hobart, University of Buffalo,
SUNY Brockport, and Absolute Dance Company.
CONGRATULATIONS DANCENTER DANCERS!
See the Starpower
results. A special congratulations goes out to
Senior Tap - On Broadway - 1ST PLACE
PLATINUM - 1ST HIGHEST SCORING TAP ROUTINE
Jazz - Strict Machine - 1ST PLACE PLATINUM - “GREAT
3RD HIGHEST SCORING JAZZ ROUTINE - CHOREOGRAPHY
Kaliegh Nish - Amazing Grace - PLATINUM
- 3RD PLACE HIGH SCORE
“MISS TEEN STARPOWER”
Alexis Julian - Dream On - PLATINUM
And to all those that won first place against
competing dances in their category!
Red Alert, Dancin Fool, Canned Heat, Hot Chocolate,
Steam Heat, Swtichblade
Hall of Fame Resuts!
CONGRATULATIONS Cristiana Cavallo!
wasaccepted into the New York State Summer School
of the Arts Summer residential programs for New York
State high school students which provide intensive
pre-professional training with internationally acclaimed
artists and artistic companies.