Congratulations to all of our competitive students!

Elite Performance Challenge, Grafton, MA - May 3-5, 2019

Highlights
Special Awards/Elite Judges Awards
Cute Characters Award - Hand Jive
Sweet Expressions - Wonderful World
Beautiful Stage Presence - Never Enough
Elite Choreography* - Smallest Light
Elite Partnering* - Bring You Back
Elite Entertainment* - Ain’t Gonna Play No Second Fiddle
Elite Concept* - Shipwreck

*The ‘Elite’ special awards are given at each awards ceremony. At the end of the weekend, they pick an overall winner of each Elite special award and announce it on their Facebook page. We’ll be watching to see if any of these routines win for the entire weekend.

Overall High Score Awards
Every routine placed in the Overalls this weekend! I’ve organized by division below.

Recreational Junior Duet/Trio
See You Later Alligator - 1st Place

Recreational Junior Small Group
Aye Carambe - 1st Place
Wonderful World - 2nd Place

Advanced Junior Solo
Angel By the Wings - 1st Place

Advanced Junior Duet/Trio
Hocus Pocus - 2nd Place
Smallest Light - 3rd Place
Hand Jive - 4th Place
3 Bedroom House - 5th Place
Like Wildflowers - 7th Place

Advanced Teen Solo
Feet Don’t Fail Me Now - 6th Place
Mermaid - 8th Place

Advance Teen Duet/Trio
Bring You Back - 1st Place
Proud - 3rd Place
Pump It - 4th Place
Jet Set - 6th Place
Higher Ground - 8th Place

Advanced Teen Large Group
Strange Young World - 3rd Place
Prince - 5th Place

Advanced Senior Solo
Azukita - 1st Place
Never Enough - 4th Place
Like a River Runs - 5th Place
Ain’t Gonna Play No Second Fiddle & Breathe Again - 6th Place tie
Gimme Gimme - 8th Place

Advance Senior Duet/Trio
Bad Blood - 1st Place
Dem Beats - 2nd Place

Competitive Senior Small Group
Shipwreck - 3rd Place
Wash That Man - 6th Place

Adjudications

Petite Company
See You Later Alligator - Platinum
Aye Carambe - High Platinum
Wonderful World - High Platinum

Rising Stars
Angel by the Wings - High Platinum
Hand Jive - High Platinum
Hocus Pocus - High Platinum
Smallest Light - High Platinum

Premier Company
Feet Don't Fail Me Now - Platinum
Mermaid - Platinum
Proud - High Platinum
Pump It - High Platinum
Three Bedroom House - High Platinum
Like Wildflowers - Platinum
Jet Set - Platinum
Higher Ground - Platinum
Prince Revolution - High Platinum
Strange Young World - High Platinum

Senior Company
Azukita - High Platinum
Breathe Again - High Platinum
Gimme Gimme - High Platinum
Like a River Runs - High Platinum
Never Enough - High Platinum
Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle - High Platinum
Bad Blood - High Platinum
Dem Beats - High Platinum
Bring You Back - High Platinum
Wash that Man - Elite Platinum
Shipwreck - Elite Platinum




Onstage New York - Lowell, MA - March 22-24, 2019

Highlights
Aye Carambe - 4th Place Overall Mini Primary Group
Wonderful World - 3rd Place Overall Mini Primary Group, 1st Place Overall Mini Primary Lyrical, 5th Place Overall Mini Primary Routine, Critic's Choice Nominee
Shipwreck - Critic's Choice Nominee

Petite Company
See You Later Alligator - Gold Award
Aye Carambe - High Gold Award, 4th Place Overall Mini Primary Group
Wonderful World - High Gold Award, 3rd Place Overall Mini Primary Group, 1st Place Overall Mini Primary Lyrical, 5th Place Overall Mini Primary Routine, Critic's Choice Nominee

Rising Stars
Angel by the Wings - Gold Award
Hand Jive - Gold Award
Hocus Pocus - Gold Award
Smallest Light - Gold Award

Premier Company
Feet Don't Fail Me Now - High Silver Award
Mermaid - Gold Award
Proud - Gold Award
Pump It - Gold Award
Like Wildflowers - Gold Award
Three Bedroom House - High Silver Award
Jet Set - High Silver Award
Higher Ground -Gold Award
Prince Revolution - High Silver Award
Strange Young World - Gold Award

Senior Company
Azukita - Gold Award
Breathe Again - Gold Award
Gimme Gimme - Gold Award
Like a River Runs - Gold Award
Never Enough - Gold Award
Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle - Gold Award
Bad Blood - Gold Award
Dem Beats - Gold Award
Bring You Back - Gold Award
Wash that Man - High Gold Award
Shipwreck - Platinum, Critic's Choice Nominee


Groove - Andover, MA - March 8-10, 2019

Convention Scholarship Winners
Audrey M.
Maddy F.
Catie C.
Lydia M.
Olivia P.

Special Awards
"Amazing Arches" - Like Wildflowers
"Broadway Bound" - Hand Jive
"Clever Concept" - Smallest Light
"Best Costume" - Hocus Pocus
"Totally Captivating" - Mermaid

Overall Awards
See You Later Alligator - 1st Place Overall Novice Junior Duo/Trio
Angel by the Wings - 7th Place Overall Intermediate Junior Solo
Hand Jive - 5th Place Overall Intermediate Junior Duo/Trio
Hocus Pocus - 10th Place Overall Intermediate Junior Duo/Trio
Smallest Light - 7th Place Overall Intermediate Junior Duo/Trio
Proud - 10th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Duo/Trio
Like Wildflowers - 4th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Duo/Trio
Jet Set - 9th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Duo/Trio
Strange Young World - 7th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Large Group
Breathe Again - 7th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Solo
Gimme Gimme - 2nd Place Overall Intermediate Senior Solo
Like a River Runs - 10th Place Overall Intermediate Senior Solo
Never Enough - 3rd Place Overall Intermediate Senior Solo
Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle - 8th Place Overall Intermediate Senior Solo
Bad Blood - 2nd Place Overall Intermediate Duo/Trio
Dem Beats - 3rd Place Overall Intermediate Duo/Trio
Bring You Back - 5th Place Overall Intermediate Duo/Trio
Wash that Man - 2nd Place Overall Intermediate Senior Small Group
Shipwreck - 1st Place Overall Intermediate Senior Small Group

Petite Company
See You Later Alligator - Diamond Award, 1st Place Overall Novice Junior Duo/Trio
Aye Carambe - Diamond Award
Wonderful World - Diamond Award

Rising Stars
Angel by the Wings - Diamond Award, 6th Place Overall Intermediate Junior Solo
Hand Jive - Diamond Award, 5th Place Overall Intermediate Junior Duo/Trio
Hocus Pocus - Elite Sapphire Award, 10th Place Overall Intermediate Junior Duo/Trio, Special Judges Award for "Best Costume"
Smallest Light - Diamond Award, 7th Place Overall Intermediate Junior Duo/Trio, Special Judges Award for "Creative Concept"

Premier Company
Feet Don't Fail Me Now - Elite Sapphire Award
Mermaid - Elite Sapphire Award, Special Judges Award for "Totally Captivating"
Proud - Diamond Award, 10th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Duo/Trio
Pump It - Elite Sapphire Award
Three Bedroom House - Elite Sapphire Award
Like Wildflowers - Diamond Award, 4th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Duo/Trio, Special Judges Award for "Amazing Arches"
Jet Set - Diamond Award, 9th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Duo/Trio
Higher Ground - Elite Sapphire Award
Prince Revolution - Elite Sapphire Award
Strange Young World - Diamond Award, 7th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Large Group

Senior Company
Azukita - Elite Sapphire Award
Breathe Again - Diamond Award, 7th Place Overall Intermediate Teen Solo
Gimme Gimme - Diamond Award, 2nd Place Overall Intermediate Senior Solo
Like a River Runs - Elite Sapphire Award, 10th Place Overall Intermediate Senior Solo
Never Enough - Diamond Award, 3rd Place Overall Intermediate Senior Solo
Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle - Diamond Award, 8th Place Overall Intermediate Senior Solo
Bad Blood - Diamond Award, 2nd Place Overall Intermediate Duo/Trio
Dem Beats - Diamond Award, 3rd Place Overall Intermediate Duo/Trio
Bring You Back - Diamond Award, 5th Place Overall Intermediate Duo/Trio
Wash that Man - Elite Diamond Award, 2nd Place Overall Intermediate Senior Small Group
Shipwreck - Groove Perfection Award, 1st Place Overall Intermediate Senior Small Group