MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

August 4, 2013

"Jailhouse Rock' wins state trophies in Oklahoma City


— Lisa Logan, owner/director of Show Biz Dance Studio in Muskogee, recently announced the achievements of one of her groups at recent competitions.

The five-member group known as “Jail House Rock” competed in the 9/10-year-old Small Group  Tap Character category at Talent On Parade Competition Regional Finals at Rose State College in Oklahoma City in March. At that competition the group won an Elite Top first-place trophy in the Junior Small Group Tap 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:

• An Elite Top first-place Trophy in the 9/10-year-old Small Group Character Tap category.

• 10th place in the overall High Points Award in the Junior Age Division.

In previous years, this group has attended regional and national competitions with Stage One Dance Competition, Odyssey Dance Competition and Rainbow Dance Competition and won first place and “overalls”and cash awards in jazz, tap, lyrical ballet, clog and musical theater.

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