Rising Stars Amateur completed their second community service project for the year on Saturday, May 11. Their team worked at the Generous Garden Project, which grows fresh vegetables and produce. The Generous Garden Project partners with local charities to deliver food to people in need. According to their website, they started in April 2011 and [...]
UCDC dancers had the wonderful opportunity to volunteer again this year at the Anderson Spring Special Olympics on 10 April 2013. We had dancers volunteers from the Clogging, Jazz Companies, Hip-Hop Teams and many of their parents for this all day event. The event began with the running of the Olympic torch and the parade [...]
Shining Stars Amateur collected SUGAR for S.H.I.N.E with 55 pounds for the kitchen to make sweet tea. They collected over 100 items for Good Samaritan Health Clinic. Band aids, bags, paper towels, Tylenol, ETC. They had a SHOWER for the Pickens County Animal Shelter. We collected treats, food, towels and cleaning products for them. These [...]
Congratulations to Senior Jazz Company member, Rachel Wyatt on her recent selection to the Clemson Rally Cats Dance Team!! The Rally Cats are the official dance team of Clemson University. They attend the NDA Collegiate Nationals every April in Daytona, Florida. We are very proud of you Rachel…Go Tigers!!!
On March 22, 2013, the UCDC Elite Stars performed at Furman University’s Dance Spectacular 2013 presented by the Furman Dance Company. They were one of fourteen performances ranging from classical ballet, salsa, jazz, contemporary, and clogging. Good job Elites and a big thank you to Furman for the invitation to perform!
On Saturday night, February 2th 2013 – Senior Jazz Company Member, Amanda Compton was crowned Miss Anderson County Teen 2013. The pageant was held at Anderson College. Amanda will compete in the Miss South Carolina Teen pageant in July. Congratulations Amanda! We are so very proud of you and can’t wait to cheer you on [...]
On Saturday, January 19th, five competition teams from UCDC provided entertainment at the Gettys Middle School pageant. The Teen & Senior Hip Hop Teams performed as well as the UCDC Pee Wees, Shooting Stars Amateur, Shining Stars Amateur, and Senior Elite Clogging teams. We are also very proud of UCDC’s very own Sydney Jones who [...]
For their Fall semester community service project, the Junior and Teen HH teams held a food drive during the month of December for the Piedmont Emergency Relief Center (P.E.R.C.). We were able to deliver 62 pounds of food to P.E.R.C. on December 22nd. I have attached a picture of the group.
On Saturday night, December 1st, Senior Jazz company member, Madison Capps was crowned Miss Wrenicycle 2012 at the Wren High School Pageant. She won overall talent with her jazz dance “Wepa”. Madison also won photogenic and evening Gown. Sydney Freeman, Senior Jazz company member, was 1st runner up Miss Wrenicycle. Sydney also placed 1st runner [...]
On Saturday night, December 1st, Senior Jazz company member, Tara Moore won 1st runner up Freshman Class Beauty in the Miss Powdersville High School Pageant. We are very proud of you Tara!