News Archive

Senior Jazz Company Member Attends NYC Juilliard Auditions

Posted by Michael on February 6th, 2014 under News   

On January 12th, Senior Jazz Company Member Tara Moore traveled to New York City with Jazz Company Director Karlee Ferreira to audition for Juilliard’s Summer Dance Program. Tara was one of 50 applicants out of 500 plus dancers that were picked to attend these auditions. Tara took class from the Artistic Director of Juilliard’s dance […]

UCDC Competition Teams Celebrate New Years & Give Back to Community

Posted by Michael on January 7th, 2014 under News   

UCDC brought in the New Year with a bang at our first ever New Years Eve party! The party was held in our “Starplex” dance studio and provided outstanding entertainment and festivities for our competition clogging, jazz, & hip hop members, along with their families. Each attendee provided toiletry items for The Dream Center of […]

Senior Jazz Company Member Invited to Breathe 2 Exhale Intensive

Posted by Michael on January 7th, 2014 under News   

Senior Jazz Company Member, Madison Capps, was invited to participate in one of the industries most prestigious dance intensives over Christmas break in Covington, Louisiana. Breathe 2 Exhale is an intensive for the industries most advanced dancers that can handle the pressure of dancing alongside the industries leading dancers/choreographers in the country. Dancers must provide […]

Junior Elites Visit The Dream Center

Posted by Michael on January 7th, 2014 under News   

UCDC’s Junior Elites visited The Dream Center on November 27th. They toured the facility, learned what the establishment was about, and what an important impact the The Dream Center had and has made within our community. The girls collected stocking stuffers and then donated them to The Santa Shoppe. The girls were also interested in […]

UCDC Teenies Jazz Company Teams Up with Backpack Ministry

Posted by Michael on January 7th, 2014 under News   

Our Teenie Jazz Company collected treats and special snacks for less unfortunate kids by teaming up with Backpack Ministry. Backpack Ministry is a group of local churches that collect snacks and quick meals. The group collected these snacks and quick meals for families of children at Concrete Elementary. The Backpack Ministry does this on a […]

Shooting Amateur participates in Non-Profit “Country Santa” Group

Posted by Michael on January 7th, 2014 under News   

On December 7th, Shooting Amateur Clogging Team spent their morning at Country Santa. Country Santa is a non-profit group that delivers bags of toys to children in need on Christmas Eve. These dancers donated over 20 toys and packed more than 25 bags to be delivered to over 50 children! We are so proud of […]

Shining Amateur & Challenge Clogging Teams Perform for the Elderly

Posted by Michael on January 7th, 2014 under News   

On December 7th, UCDC Shining Amateur & Shining Challenge clogging teams gave back to the community by providing entertainment at Magnolias of Easley. Magnolias of Easley, is an Assisted Living facility that provides a warm, home-like community for the elderly to enjoy an active, happy life. These teams provided entertainment to the residents by performing […]

Senior Jazz Company Member Wins Miss Wrenicycle

Posted by Michael on January 7th, 2014 under News   

UCDC Senior Jazz Company member, Sydney Freeman, was crowned Miss Wrenicycle on December 7th. Sydney also won talent, evening gown, and on stage question. Also, congrats to Amberlyn White-1st runner up and 2nd place talent, Caroline Wilson-2nd runner up and 1st place talent, casual wear winner, and most photogenic, Maddie Wiener-2nd place Miss Freshman, & […]

UCDC Junior Jazz Company Feeds the Homeless

Posted by Michael on January 7th, 2014 under News   

On November 22nd, UCDC Junior Jazz Company gave back to the community by feeding the homeless at Miracle Hill Ministries on Washington Street in Greenville, South Carolina. We are so proud of these dancers and their community service!

Miss Getty’s Middle School 2013-2014

Posted by Michael on December 4th, 2013 under News   

UCDC would like to congratulate our dancers who participated in the 2013-2014 Getty’s Middle School Pageant. We had many dancers participate and we are extremely proud of each one of the contestants! We would like to extend big congratulations to winners Sydney Jones-Miss GMS, Taylor Crowe-1st place 6th grade, & Payton Logan-3rd place 7th grade! […]