MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

Features

November 24, 2013

Dance group honored

Lisa Logan, owner/director of Show Biz Dance Studio in Muskogee, recently announced the achievements of one of her groups taught and choreographed by dance instructor Laura Hazen.

The seven-member group known as “Stray Cat Strut” competed at Talent On Parade Dance Competition Regional Finals held at Rose State College in Oklahoma City in March. At that competition, thegroup competed in the Senior Teen Small Group Jazz division and were honored with the following awards:

• Elite Top first place trophy in the Teen Senior Jazz Division

• Third place overall in the High Points Teen Senior division.

The group qualified for National Finals, which were held in June at the Tulsa Convention Center.

At the national level with more than 1,000 acts competing, the group won:

• Elite Top first place trophy in the Teen Senior Jazz Small Group division.

• Fifth place overall in the High Points Teen Senior division.

In previous years, the group attended Regional and National Finals with Stage One Dance Competition, Odyssey Dance and Rainbow Connection Competitions, where they took many high first place and overall trophies and awards in tap, jazz, lyrical ballet, clog and musical theater.

For information on regular dance classes or competition class, call (918) 682-6569.

1
Text Only
Features
AP Video
Judge Ponders Overturning Colo. Gay Marriage Ban Airlines Halt Travel to Israel Amid Violence NYPD Chief Calls for 'use of Force' Retraining VA Nominee McDonald Goes Before Congress Bush: Don't Worry, Sugarland Isn't Breaking Up US Official: Most Migrant Children to Be Removed Police Probing Brooklyn Bridge Flag Switch CDC Head Concerned About a Post-antibiotic Era Raw: First Lady Says `Drink Up' More Water Courts Conflicted Over Healthcare Law Holder Urges Bipartisanship on Immigration Raw: Truck, Train Crash Leads to Fireball US Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Obama Signs Workforce Training Law Crash Victims' Remains Reach Ukraine-held City Diplomatic Push Intensifies to End War in Gaza Cat Fans Lap Up Feline Film Festival Michigan Plant's Goal: Flower and Die Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment
Poll

Should a federal judge have the power to strike down Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage?

Yes
No
     View Results
Featured Ads
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks