Youth Dance Showcase
Fort Dorchester High School Auditorium
8500 Patriot Boulevard, North Charleston, SC 29420
Enjoy a diverse array of dance performances by local youth dancers at this afternoon showcase. Dance Moves Youth Company (DMYC) will perform modern dance pieces from its 2018/19 season from 3:00-3:45pm. Currently in its seventh season, DMYC is Charleston’s only pre-professional modern dance youth company. Their current season repertoire includes Aimee Gwynne’s She Is, a quintet based on female strength and empowerment; Julie DeLizza Clark’s Suspended Place, which explores an environment of uncertainty with broken gestures and suspended partner work; and Jessica Beran’s She Let Go, a solo about letting go of life events that hold one back. All featured performers range in age from 10-18. The multiple award-winningCompetition Team from Summerville Dance Academy (SDA) will perform selections from their 2018/19 competition routines from 4:00-4:45pm. Their presentation includes lyrical, jazz, tap, tumbling, hip-hop, and Latin styles. Established in 2013, SDA offers recreational and competitive opportunities for students from 3 years up to teens. Their Competition Team is comprised of the most dedicated and determined dancers at SDA. Each member follows a rigorous training schedule daily and are working toward their pre-professional goals.