News Archive

“Tot Hop” Camp – Hip Hop for Preschoolers!

Posted by Michael on July 18th, 2013 under News   

This summer, UCDC held our very first summer “Tot Hop” dance camp. While we held a tot hop camp during our 2012-2013 fall dance season, we were able to provide a summer camp in which new and returning students could test out their hip hop skills and see if UCDC’s tot hop program was the […]

Alice in Wonderland Preschool Dance Camp 2013

Posted by Michael on July 18th, 2013 under News   

July 8th-12th, 2013, UCDC held our Alice in Wonderland Preschool Summer Dance Camp. Our little princesses participated in ballet & tap, crafts, snacks, games, a makeover & a tea party! While learning the fundamentals of dance, these little dancers were able to have a fun-filled week of meeting new friends, playing new games that correlated […]

Princess Clog Camp 2013

Posted by Michael on July 18th, 2013 under News   

During the week of June 24th-28th, 2013 UCDC hosted it’s third princess clog camp. This camp was offered to girls ages 4-6. During the week they clogged with Ariel, Cinderella, Rapunzel, Snow White, and Belle. They learned different princess routines, made crafts, played games, and more. On the final day they put on a special […]

2013-14 Clogging Team Audition Results

Posted by Michael on July 12th, 2013 under News   

Thank you to everyone who auditioned for a clogging team this season. Auditions went great and the kids worked so hard at summer camp. We are so excited about this upcoming competition season. Official letters and parent meeting dates will be mailed out July 26th. If you do not see your name on this list, […]

UCDC Welcomes Kaci McCall and Holly Robinson to our 2013-2014 Staff

Posted by Michael on July 2nd, 2013 under News   

UCDC is excited to announce our 2013-14 Hip Hop Team Director/Instructor, Kaci McCall! Kaci currently resides in Easley, SC. Kaci has been dancing for the last 20 years and was a competition dancer for 9 years. Kaci started dancing at UCDC at the age of 14 and continued on the Jazz Company until graduation. Kaci […]

Taps on Fire Clogging Camp 2013

Posted by Michael on July 1st, 2013 under News   

During the week of June 17th-21st, UCDC hosted our annual “Taps on Fire” clogging camp, taught by the countries leading instructors. With over 85 cloggers and six different levels, this was one of UCDC’s largest camps this summer. Dancers spent between 3-5 hours a day taking classes in Sound and Technique, Steps, Dance Combo, and […]

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Summer Dance Camp 2013

Posted by Michael on June 25th, 2013 under News   

During the week of June 10th-June 14th, we held our first summer dance camp for our tiniest dancers at UCDC! This dance camp was designed for preschoolers, ages 3-5 and included tap and ballet. Along with learning dance technique, these dancers were able to participate in Mickey Mouse Clubhouse crafts, snacks, games, and more! All […]

Learn to Clog Summer Camp 2013

Posted by Michael on June 25th, 2013 under News   

During the week of June 17th-20th, 2013, UCDC held a beginner Learn to Clog Summer Camp. Miss Brooke, one of our talented clogging team instructors, introduced the exciting world of clogging to 2 levels of children ages 6-11. They learned basic steps throughout the week and performed their routines for their parents on the final […]

Rising Stars Amateur Generous Garden Project

Posted by Michael on May 30th, 2013 under News   

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 Volunteer at the Special Olympics

Posted by Michael on May 3rd, 2013 under News   

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 […]