The Expressions Dance Company from Denver attended Kids Artistic Revue Regional Competition under the direction of owners/directors Joanna Innocenti, Mandy Robinson, and Tracy Frazier in High Point, on March 17 – 19.
The dancers brought home numerous first and top first placements, the highest honor in each division, as well as several special judges awards and overall placements.
The Mini Company, consisting of dancers between the ages of 7 – 9, brought home the top entertaining act for the primary division.
Senior dancers Ian Burke and Kelsey Skidmore both won second runner-up for the Mr. and Miss dance title. They were both selected by the judges to participate in the KAR All Star Kids program and will have the opportunity to travel to New York City this summer to attend a week-long series of master classes as well as get a chance to see some shows.
Expressions Dance is now preparing for additional competitions in May; its recital/showcase in June; and Nationals in Myrtle Beach, S.C. in July.
The Company includes dancers Staci Alden, Tyler Alexander, Kasi Benskin, Ian Burke, Danyale Calhoun, Briann Fink, Madison Frazier, Taylor Gastineau, Lauren Hunter, Matthew Innocenti, Sarah Kent, Ashley Martin, Meghan Mahoney, Julia Obelenus, Jenny Oâ€™Toole, Kanon Sapp, Kelsey Skidmore, Katelyn Tomei, and Abby Wheeler.
For more information, call Expressions Dance Studio at (704) 483-6768 or online at: www.danceatexpressions.com.