June 24, 2024


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Hoffman Stars Dance Company Shines Bright at Regional Competition

Hoffman Estates Park District’s, Hoffman Stars Dance Organization, took dwelling numerous awards Saturday, May well 15, 2021, at the regional Dance Idol Level of competition in Des Plaines, Illinois which includes 1st spot for the Senior Company’s jazz routine.

“This has been a demanding 12 months but our dancers and lecturers worked very difficult in preparation for this levels of competition. It will take a great deal of practice, time and commitment to be levels of competition-completely ready but they were up to the challenge,” said Jessica Karbowski, Dance coordinator for Dance at Hoffman Estates Park District.

Hoffman Stars Dance Business take part in 1 smaller team opposition. Corporation 2, ages 11-12, obtained a silver, and won the “Workin’ It” judges’ award. Corporation 2 associates included Andrea Avilan, Sophia Berichon, Briana Dawson, Cailin Hopkins and Jasmine Reyes.

Corporation 1 dancers, Kylie Hopkins, Victoria Kersting, and Lily Shure done a dance trio and gained 6th put in their category. The business 1 trio also been given the judges’ “Desire Ladies Award.”

Competing in the 16-19 age bracket, Senior Firm, took 1st for their jazz trio, “Wanna Be Much larger Than Daily life.” Senior Organization dancers Cami Colaprete, Abby Knapp, and Natalie McHone also executed a modern trio known as “Powerful,” and gained the “Dynamic Trio” judges’ award.

Hoffman Stars Dance Enterprise competed in the Luminary level which demands 1 to 3 several hours of dance or rehearsal practice each week.

Karbowski extra, “The competitiveness was definitely rough this yr. We are very pleased of how our students represented the local community and the park district. Our dance instructors, Kelsey Nebl and Missy Baxter choreographed amazing dances and actually motivated our learners to do well.”

Hoffman Estates Park District presents dance instruction for ages 3 several years to grownup and competitors dance for ages 5-18 years. Tryouts for Hoffman Stars Dance Enterprise will be in mid-August at Triphahn Center and Ice Arena, Hoffman Estates.

For information and facts, phone Jessica Karbowski at (847) 285-5431 or take a look at www.heparks.org/programs-sports activities/arts-dance.