Fancy Dancin’ Dance Studio celebrates successful season

spotlitesFancy Dancin’ Dance Studio in Isanti has completed its competition year. Dance teachers and choreographers are Chelsee Lee Murrill, Kristy Lee Reimringer and Bobbi Disrud.

Their first competition this year was the Eclipse at the Minneapolis Convention Center where Britany Cich and Jayden Peterson took high point awards in their solos. The studio also took high point with their tap production, “Crazy Train.”

Their second competition was Midwest Starz Competition in Monticello. The Starz Group took all platinum 1st place in lyrical tap and jazz. They also took the overall high point with their jazz dance, “velocity.” They also received a special Judges Choice Award.

Spotlites Group also took 1st place platinum in ballet jazz and tap. They took the 1st place over all high point for their tap, “Band Stand Boogie.”

Duet Dancers Lexi Tooker and Cheyenne Rudolph took a high point award; Britany Cich took a high point award; and Savannah Jorgenson earned a Judges Choice. Taylor Werth also earned a high point award.

The studio’s third competition was Triple S in Fridley. Starz Group took 1st place high point with “velocity.”

Spotlites group took 2nd place high point with “Band Stand Boogie.” Their tap production “Crazy Train” also took high point. And the studio won the overall Encore award with “Cant Touch This,” a tap routine.

The studio went to nationals in Wisconsin Dells at Kalahari Resort. The studio had five groups make the National Grand Champion Competition. Their minis won 1st place with a tap to “Jump Shout Boogie.” Preteen won 2nd place with a jazz to “Fashionista.” Teen won 2nd place with a jazz to “velocity.” Top Teen Group was a runner up with a hip hop “Nerd Train.” Duet Preteen won 2nd place with Lexi Tooker and Cheyenne Rudolph for “Stray Cat Strut.”

Fancy Dancin’ is looking forward to 2014 year as it’s their ninth year in Isanti.

The studio will be taking registrations Aug. 19 and Aug. 26 from 5-8 p.m. All students receive a new dance bag at registration. Classes begin Sept. 9. Fancy Dancin’ is located at 303 Credit Union Drive in Isanti.