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2017 Team Recap

The West Valley Dance Company had an outstanding competition season in 2017. From regionals to nationals they graced the stage and took home some amazing awards.

Spotlight

Spotlight was our first competition of the season. Our Studio won the ADCC Award (Association of Dance Conventions and Competitions). Our dancers were very excited! Also, the following routines received first overall placements:

  • Rise Up
  • For the Love of Gump
  • Shake the Room
  • Straight Outta the Box
Showstopper
At Showstoppers our Production “For the Love of Gump” received a Crystal Award and First Overall. Our petites received first overall for the small tap routine “Jukebox Jive”. The following routines were the top 5 overall highest scoring routines:
  • Shake the Room
  • Carry Me Home
  • Losing My Religion
Rainbow
Rainbow was a very exciting competition for our studio. Our Seniors received the video of the week award for their large group jazz “Seven Nation Army” and their small group jazz “Cry to me” was nominated best jazz for the 2017 Industry Awards. Also, Ms. Ali received choreography awards for “Rise Up” and “Carry Me Home”.
Celebrity
Celebrity was another successful competition for our studio. Our senior large lyrical “Carry Me Home” received the judges choice award and their routine is featured on Celebrity’s website. The following routines were the top 3 highest overall scoring routines:
  • Carry Me Home
  • Run Run Run
  • Straight Outta The Box
  • Cry to Me
  • Shake The Room
Masquerade
Masquerade was our last regional competition of the season and we finished it off with a bang! Our teen/senior Hip Hop Line “9 to 5” and our petite small tap “Juke Box Jove” both received the Audience’s Favorite Encore Performance. Our senior small contemporary “Losing My Religion” received the audience’s favorite contemporary routine and our teen/senior large tap “No Swinggity” received the Audience’s Favorite Tap Routine. Our senior large lyrical “Carry Me Home”   received a choreography award and was nominated best lyrical for the industry awards. The following routines received first overall placements:
  • For the Love of Gump
  • Shake the Room
  • Ka Boom Pow