Maryvale Dancers Awarded Superior with Distinction

Posted by Community Relations Department on 3/7/2012 12:00:00 PM

The Maryvale dancers walked away with a rating of Superior with Distinction in all three categories of adjudication, including choreography, technique and performance at the Arizona State Dance Festival, February 25.


Melissa Calles choreographed the piece for the show, demonstrating amazing skill and maturity in her choreography.  The dance company members performed with amazing energy, strength, pride, professionalism, passion and commitment,” dance company director and Performing Arts instructional leader Amanda Kinnaird said.



  Members of the dance ensemble are Yesenia Arellano; Melissa Calles; Vanessa Castaneda; Flor Castro; Janet Flores; Alexa Hernandez; Pedro Hernandez; Shalise Johnson; Alejandra Navarrete Mendoza; Fernanda Ordaz; Osiris Ornelas; Angelica Ortega; Eduardo Perez; Andrea Reyes Ramirez and Jocelin Rios.