Spectrum receives colorful array of dance awards – Prince Rupert Northern View

Twenty-six dance groups from Spectrum City Dance took part – all 26 placed at the top in the terrace dance competition held from March 31 to April 3.

The first competition of the season saw 20 groups from the Prince Rupert School of Dance place first, four second and two third.

“It was a great event with dancers from all over the northwest,” said dance instructor Alison Sherman. “Spectrum City Dance performed extremely well in the competition. We are so proud of all of our students. »

“All age categories of our soloists also had huge success with 24 first places, 21 seconds and eight third places,” she said.

Sherman noted that the success continued, with students earning top 18 marks.

The judges presented scholarships and special prizes at the final day gala, with Spectrum receiving:

Most Memorable Ballet: ‘Roarin’ 20’s Senior Class

The most memorable stage: the senior class “Story of my life”

Highest Overall Band Rating: Senior Jazz ‘Kiss’

Coral Fitzsimmons – Fusion Dance Convention Recipient

Kayla Main – Harbor Dance Workshop Recipient

Mia Lan – AIM Summer Intensive Recipient

Grace Robinson – AIM Summer Intensive Recipient

Aiyana Murphy-Morven – AIM Summer Intensive Recipient

Keilly Luong – DAPR Summer Workshop Recipient

Nolan Robinson – Excellence in Ballet Award

Nathania Cam – Referees’ Choice Award

Joran Rysstad – Ultimate Dancer Intermediate Achievement Award Finalist

Anna Nguyen – Intermediate Ultimate Dancer Winner


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