News Archive

Bryant Brogden Choreography Weekend

Posted by Michael on September 30th, 2013 under News   

September 6th, 7th, & 8th , Clogging Choreographer/Instructor Bryant Brogden came to UCDC to choreography group numbers for our Junior and Senior Clogging Small Teams. Thank you to Bryant for a great weekend of outstanding choreography!

2013-2014 Fall Registration

Posted by Michael on September 12th, 2013 under News   

Our 21st season has begun! On August 15th & 17th UCDC held our fall registration for our Competition Teams and Recreational class students. Parents and children were able to tour our facility, register for classes, visit our clowns for face painting and balloons, as well as visit our Upstate Dance Supply store for apparel and […]

2013-2014 Summer Hip Hop Camp

Posted by Michael on September 12th, 2013 under News   

August 5th through August 8th, UCDC held our Summer Hip Hop Camp, followed by auditions for our UCDC “Swag” Hip Hop teams. Thank you to everyone who auditioned for a hip-hop team this season. Auditions went great and the kids were awesome during camp. We are so excited about the upcoming year.

2013-2014 Summer Jazz Intensive

Posted by Michael on September 12th, 2013 under News   

This Summer, UCDC’s Jazz Companies have had the opportunity to take numerous master classes from many outstanding, renowned dance instructors/choreographers from across the country. We ended our Summer classes with a week long Jazz Intensive and brought in the industries leading instructors to provide our Jazz Companies and other dancers with the best dance education […]

Junior Jazz Company Member to be Orphan in South Carolina Children’s Theatre’s Production of Annie

Posted by Michael on July 22nd, 2013 under News   

Congratulations to Junior Jazz Co. Member Chloe Eskew on landing an orphan role in South Carolina Children’s Theatre’s upcoming show of Annie! This show can be seen at the Peace Center’s Gunter Theatre September 6-22! Good Luck Chloe!

2013-2014 Pop Star Clogging Camp

Posted by Michael on July 22nd, 2013 under News   

During the summer, July 15th-19th, 2013 UCDC hosted it’s second annual Pop Star clog camp. This camp was offered to dancers ages 6-10. During the week they clogged with Justin Bieber, Carley Jepsen, The Cast from Shake it up, and many more. They participated in arts and crafts, and danced as pop stars. On the […]

Divas in Training 2013-2014

Posted by Michael on July 22nd, 2013 under News   

July 15th-July 19th, UCDC held our Divas In Training Summer Dance Camp for our dancers wanting to take the next step in their dance training! These dancers participated in Ballet, Tap, & Jazz each day of the week. These dancers will be our Teenie Jazz Company for the 2013-2014 dance season and will compete alongside […]

CCA Youth Leadership Council Retreat

Posted by Michael on July 22nd, 2013 under News   

UCDC Elite Clogging Team member Baylie Weeks & Alumni Leslie Adams were invited to be mentors at the CCA Youth Leadership Council retreat in Fontana NC, July 12th-14th. It was a weekend of meetings and fun events to benefit the clogging organization and it’s future. They worked with the CCA Board members and other cloggers […]

UCDC’s 6 Week Summer Mom N’ Tot Program

Posted by Michael on July 22nd, 2013 under News   

Our 6 week Summer Mom N’ Tot classes have come to an end. Our summer Mom N’ Tot program is designed to introduce dance to two year olds with the assistance of their Mother and/or guardian. This helps to introduce these little ones to the world of dance, while having their parent close by to […]

Dance Moms Miami/SYTYCD Master Class with Victor Smalley & Angel Armas

Posted by Michael on July 18th, 2013 under News   

On July 10th, 2013 UCDC was able to provide our students and other area studios/dancers a once in a lifetime opportunity to take master classes from Angel Armas and Victor Smalley from “Dance Moms Miami” & “So You Think You Can Dance”. During these master classes, dancers of intermediate and advanced levels were taught contemporary […]