"Baddeck Crew" step their way into winner's circle
Students from Sarah's School of Music, in Baddeck, recently competed at the first Island Step Dance Competition in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island on Saturday, June 23, 2018. "The Baddeck Crew", which was a group dance featuring all nine dancers won silver in their category. In the "10 Years" category Elsie Latwaitis received gold, David Ross received silver and Hannah Phillips received bronze. In " Duo/trio 10 years" Elsie Latwaitis and David Ross received gold for their duo performance. Elsie and David also took home the top award for "Top Duo/trio Performance" of the competition. The first Island Step Dance Competition featured over 80 dancers ranging from ages 8-22.
Featured dancers are (top photo, back row L-R) Dance Instructor Sarah Doran, Chloe Peterson, Hannah Phillips, Abbie Mackinnon, Chloee Knickle, (Middle Row L-R) Emma Mackinnon, Tara Cox, David Ross, Elsie Latwaitis and (Front) Makayla Googoo, who received silver in their group performance. Left photo - Elsie Latwaitis, solo dance - gold, David Ross, solo dance - silver and Elsie and David duo performance - gold, along with top award for duo/trio performance of the competition. Right - Hannah Phillips, solo dance – bronze