Posts Tagged ‘ dance ’

Apogee Dance Academy opens on Spring Street

August 1, 2014
By
Apogee Dance Academy opens on Spring Street

By Mike Chaiken, Editions Editor There aren’t many dance studios that can say they are owned by a recent first runner-up for Miss Connecticut. And the field narrows down a little further when the studio can also claim an instructor who also was a first runner-up at Miss Connecticut and another instructor can lay claim…

Read more »

Southington dance studio performs at Disney

July 18, 2014
By
Southington dance studio performs at Disney

By Lindsay Carey Staff Writer The magic of going to Walt Disney World is every child’s dream. For performers, Disney is a stage they only dream of one day gracing as it has given many great artists their start. However, for some of Southington’s youth, performing at Disney recently became a reality. Seventy-seven students from…

Read more »

Three generations of dancers to take part in dance festival

June 24, 2014
By

Three generations of Connecticut dancers, some 300 enthusiasts in all, fly to Florida later this month to take part in Dance the World, one of the nation’s largest dance festivals, held every year at Disney World. Ranging in age from toddlers to teens, 77 current students from the Academy of Music and Dance, with studios…

Read more »

Song and dance to stop bullying

April 20, 2013
By
Song and dance to stop bullying

By Rob Glidden Staff Writer The music club at Derynoski Elementary School tackled the subject of bullying with song and dance, as an ensemble of about 60 kids performed the musical “Bullies Anonymous.” The club has been working on the performance for months and presented two shows last week, one in the afternoon for their…

Read more »