Rhythm Energy Dance, Drama & Singing School
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Winterbourne Community Centre
Watleys End Road
Erin: (+44) 07787 234 254
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Congratulations to Milan Cacacie who succesfully obtained a place studying at "The Urdang University" in London.
Good Luck Milan, make us all proud.
Sadly Ivie Passed away on March 3rd 2017. RIP beautiful Angel, you will be missed so much by me. My heart breaks for your family and loved ones.
A Whopping £1683.41 was raised at Ivie Boulton's Charity Concert on Feb 25th. Thank you to everyone who came and supported the event and to all those made the event possible.
*Venus Dance Academy*
*3D Street Dance*
*Yasmin's Fun Dance*
*Dynamics Dance Academy*
*Sheryl Birthwright for Refreshments
*Sara Banyard for Raffle
*Tracy Newman and Selina Cox for the Door
*Micheal Coles of Lightline Events for Providing all the sound and lighting for free
*Catriona Ashley for getting the venue Chipping Sodbury School for free
Another Succesful Competition at Dance Camp 2016 - with four of our dancers - Milan Cacacie, Libby Smith Robinson and Lexie Jessup and Rosie Teirney, making the grand final. With Milan coming 2nd overall highest in the festival section and Libby taking the 3rd spot.
Well done everyone -lots of well deserved first places as you can see from our trophy and medal haul
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Total Results over 2 days
Rosie Tierney age 5 – 2nd Place classical Ballet
Rosie Tierney age 5 – 1st Place Disney Character
Lexie Jessup age 4 – 2nd Place Disney Character
Katie Harding age 5 – 3rd Place Modern Jazz
Amber Nixon age 8 and Maya Fraser age 7 – 2nd Place Classical lyrical Duet
Hannah Nicholas age 10 – 2nd Place Lyrical solo
Libby Smith age 12 – 3rd Place Lyrical solo
Holly Stone age 11 – 3rd Place Acro solo
Phoebe Ashley age 10 – 2nd Place Acro Solo
Poppy Murphy age 10 and Libby Smith – 1st Place Lyrical Duet
Holly Stone and Milan Cacacie age 15 – 1st Place Acro Duet
Milan Cacacie – 1st place Lyrical solo
Milan Cacacie – 1st place Jazz solo and through to the champ of champs
Rosie Tierney and Lexie Jessup – 1st Place lyrical duet and through to the champ of champ finals
Jessica Sheppard age 14 – 3rd Place Vocal solo
Eva Bagatelas age 10, Lily Tierney age 10 and Hannah Nicholas – 1st place vocal trio
Mini Team (Rosie, Lexie, Amber, Maya and Alice Sheppard age 8) – 3rd Place Modern Jazz – Waka Waka
Mini Team – (Rosie, Lexie, Amber, Alice and Katie) – 3rd Place Lyrical Team – Changing Seasons
Intermediate Team – (Phoebe, Hannah, Poppy, Libby, Alice and Izzy Perks age 10) – 4th Place Lyrical Team
****Milan Cacacie 1st place top Festival score and overall Winner – Champ of Champions****
A great big thank you to Hannah Nichols, Grace Fletcher, Eva Bagatelas, Amber Nixon and Maya Fraser for Singing and Dancing at Yate Heritage Centre for International Day.
CONGRATULATIONS TOALL THE STUDENTS WHO TOOK PART IN THEIR IDA EXAMS AND THE STUDENTS SHOWCASE THIS TERM. WELL DONE EVERYONE.
RESULTS TO FOLLOW SOON AND PLEASE ENJOY THE SUMMER BREAK.
REMEMBER TO CHECK THE TIMETABLE FOR THE SUMMER CLASSES
Congratulations to all the students who took part in the Starpower Internmational Competition in May 2015.
Dancers: Seniors - Milan Cacacie, Ryan Barrett, Mackenzie Turley, Poppy Murphy
Mini's - Rosie Tierney, Lexie Jessup, Katie Harding, Macey Kirby, Alice Sheppard, Amber Nixon & Maya Fraser
Vocal: Jessica Sheppard and Bethenie Carriaga
Milan & Mackenzie 2nd Place & a special Judges award for Lovely lyrical
Milan & Ryan 1st place open duo & 10th place highest overall duo
Senior Open Frozen - 1st place
Senior Contemporary NSEW - 4th place
Alice - 1st place - 5 *'s and a power pak prize
Katie - 1st place
Macey - 1st place & a special Lyrical judges award
Lexie - 2nd place and a special character award
Rosie- 1st place
Amber - 2nd place
Jessica - 7th place highest overall vocal solo
Mini's Boom Boom Boom - 1st place and 5th highest overall group
Mini's Changing Seasons - 1st place and 2nd highest overall group
Jessica & Beth - 1st vocal duet and highest overall Champions
Milan - 2nd acro solo 5*'s
Milan - 1st open solo & 5*'s
Milan - 1st lyrical solo, 5*'s, 7th highest overall solo and Miss Starpower title 2015 (2nd year running)
Congratulations to all the competition team that took part in the Starz event on 18th April.
Seniors - Milan Cacacie, Elle Shephard, Lily Griffiths, Brodie Shutt, Anna Campbell, Ryan Barrett & Poppy Murphy
Mini's - Rosie Tierney, Lexie Jessup, Katie Harding, Alice Sheppard and Amber Nixon
Trio 4th place - Milan, Elle and Lily
Poppy - 3rd place solo
Brodie & Anna - 7th place duo
Anna - 4th place solo
Brodie - 7th place solo
Frozen Team - 2nd place
Circus Team 3rd place
Ever After Team - 3rd place
Vampire 7th, Move 6th and All of me 5th
Rosie - 1st place solo
Katie - 2nd place solo
Lexie - 4th place solo
Amber - 8th place solo
Alice - 7th place solo
Changing Seasons Mini Team - 1st place
Dance Camp Results 2014
Brodie Shutt 3rd Jazz
Hannah Nicholas – 1st vocal solo - beginners
Hannah and Lily T- 2nd vocal duet - beginners
Sarah and Luca – 2nd classical duet - beginners
Jasmine Upton – 3rd vocal solo - advanced
Jessica Sheppard – 1st vocal solo - advanced
Bethenie Carriaga – 2nd vocal solo - advanced
Beth and jess- 3rd vocal duet all in same section so cleaned up - advanced
Milan Cacacie- 1st jazz solo - advanced
Milan and Elle- 1st duet - advanced
Milan and Lily – 3rd duet - advanced
Contemporary Team 1- 2nd place - advanced
Contemporary Team 2 – 3rd place - advanced
Jazz Team – 1st place - advanced
Vocal Team -1st Place - advanced
Lyrical team – 2nd Place – advanced
Well Done to Harriet Powell, Sophie Gideon, Alice Sheppard, Daryus Cacacie and Ruth Nuevo Draper who all performed will in individual and duo sections.
Congratulations Everyone – excellent results for our school and what an improvement on last year.
Congratulations to all those who performed in the Yate International Festival –
20th September 2014
Ruth Nuevo Draper
REDS Comp Team – special mention Elle Shephard & Brodie Shutt
This weekend my elite competition team took part in the American Dance and talent competitions called Starpower. This is a competition organisation that has been running for over 20yrs in the states. It hosts 40,000 acts per year with over 150,000 competitors. It has been operating an annual competition in the UK for 6 years.
My competition team have been training every Saturday as well as during the week in their dance and technique classes. We went with 3 team pieces, 3 solos and a duet. I was going to use this weekend to see where our little school lies on a national level and to see if what we were doing and producing was on par with some of the top London schools.
The scoring process is set out into 3 categories Star- beginners, All-Star - Intermediates and Power- Advanced, based on hours of training etc. Therefore my dancers were all in power. The judging is done by 3 separate judges who award for technique, routine and overall. 5 stars being awarded for the best routines with a score between 290-300. And it goes down 4 stars, 4.5stars etc etc. Then the overall high scores for that power division are awarded. So all duets, all solos etc
Our results were as follows:
Milan Cacacie & Lily Griffiths duet - 1st place and 5 stars- 2nd highest overall power duet
Rhian Streeter- 1st place acro/gymnastic solo and 5 stars- 4th highest overall power solo
Rhian Streeter - flexibility special judges award
Milan Cacacie - 5 stars jazz solo
Milan Cacacie - 1st place lyrical solo and 5 stars and -3rd highest overall power solo
Milan Cacacie - Miss Star Power Title Winner for lyrical solo
Open Team - Avengers Assemble - 4 and 3/4 stars 1st place, 8th place highest overall power small group
Contemporary Team - 1st place 5 stars, 2nd place highest overall power small group
Lyrical Team - 1st place and 5 stars, 1st place champions overall power small group
Team members- Milan Cacacie, Lily Griffiths, Elle, Shephard, Brodie Shutt and Rhian Streeter
The girls came away with only losing a quarter off from a clean sweep of 5 stars and winners in everything they did. Their technique and training showed on stage and our little school from Yate had some of the best dancers on that stage this weekend. I am so proud and couldn't be happier. It is also proof that we are training dancers who can compete on a national and soon to be international level. The competition for the teams and solos was incredibly hard with some amazing schools and talent taking part but our redds team is up there with the best of them.
Congratulations Team REDDS.
Congratulations to Ryan Martin for being selected as one of the 20 chosen to audition for Billy Elliot.
***DANCE CAMP UK 2013 – NEWS***
A huge congratulations to all the students who attended Dance Camp UK 2013. Everyone performed to the best of their ability and REDDS came away with the following results:
Ruth Nuevo-Draper – 1st place Musical Theatre Solo (Qualified for Champ of Champs) & 2nd Place Vocal Solo Under 16's
Bethenie Carriaga – 1st place Vocal Solo Under 14's
Jasmine Upton – 2nd place Vocal Solo Under 14's
Bethenie Carriaga & Jessica Shepard 2nd place Vocal Duet Under 14's
Brodie Shutt 3rd place Vocal Solo Under 12's
Milan Cacacie 3rd place Jazz Solo Under 14's
Luca Testa & Caitlin Jones 2nd Place Under 16's Open Duet
REDDS Acro – 1st place Under 16 team (Qualified for Champ of Champs)
REDDS Lion King – 1st place Under 16 beginners team (Qualified for Champ of Champs)
Milan Cacacie Bethenie Carriaga
Jasmine Upton Jessica Shepard
Ruth Nuevo Draper Lauren Soper
Luca Testa Sarah Taylor
Lily Griffiths Caitlin Jones
Megan Wiltshire Charlotte Buckley
Ellie Sheppard Brodie Shutt
A huge congratulations to REDD-i-Licious Ladies who performed at Bristol Hippodrome on the
14thJune 2013, in aid of Cancer Research, UK. They received a standing ovation from the 1500 strong crowd. The total raised before the performance was a huge £835, the final total after
all the donations will be revealed in the next few weeks.
Well done ladies – so proud of you all. Erin x