Upcoming Competitions, News, and Awards.

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Upcoming Competitions

Company NYCDA City TBA

Company NYCDA Nationals

Competition Results for 2016

Nationals Nycda In NY

  • Junior OD Top 15  Libby Collins
  • Teen OD Top 6    Makenzie Stratton ( Danced in Gala)
  • Senior OD  Top 20  Maya Addie…..Top 12 Olivia Speno … Top 5 Ally Coen (Danced in the Gala)

Performing Arts Competition Solos

  • Junior 11th Overall  … Allison Blanchard
  • Teen 15th Overall … Makenzie Stratton
  • Senior 12th Overall   …. Danielle Bowen

Mini Division 

  • Little Bird – 4th overall high score line….Another Day 8th high score line
  • Jet Set – 1st overall mini small production  and 6th overall mini division… Mini CC finalist (Danced in Gala)

Junior Division

  • 7th overall junior trio – Emergency ( Olivia C, Maizie B, Aimee P)
  • 8th overall Junior Trio – Get Your Freak On ( Zoe M, Gabby O, Maizie B)
  • 5th Overall Junio Line – Man Like That …..7th Overall Junior line  – The Fool

Teen Division

  • 1st overall teen line – River … National Teen Critics Choice Winner  2016
  • 2nd overall teen extended line – Calling
  • 2nd overall teen small production – Interruption
  • 2nd overall teen large production  – America

Senior Divison

  • 1st overall senior line – No Me Digas Que No.. (National Senior CC Finalist in gala)
  • 2nd overall senior line – Sweet Dreams
  • 1st overall senior extended line – Long Way Down
  • 2nd overall senior division – No Me Digas Que No
  • 4th overall senior division – Long Way Down
  • 8th overall senior division – Sweet Dreams
  • 10th overall senior division – In Loving Memory

Regional Critics Choice NYCDA

  • Sweet Dreams –  Senior Critics Choice – LA
  • Tears of an Angel  – Junior Critics Choice – LA
  • Man Like That – Junior Critics Choice – Santa Clara
  • River – Teen Critics Choice – Santa Clara
  • Long Way Down – Senior Critics Choice – Santa Clara
  • Jet Set – Mini Overall and Critics Choice – Phx
  • Arise – Junior Overall and Critics Choice – Phx
  • Calling – Teen Critics Choice – phx
  • America – Overall High Score of Phx and Sunday showcase award
  • No Me Digas Que No – Sr. Overall and Critics Choice

Dance Masters of America 2016

  • Albert Mendoza – Master National 1st Runner-up
  • Carly Hudson – Petite National 1st Runner-up
  • Delaney Hudson – Junior National 1st Runner-up
  • Cole Newburg  – Teen Mr. National 1st Runner-up


  • Maya Addie – $48,000 to Point Park University and $32,000 to Montclair University
  • Danielle Bowen – $64,000 to Point Park University
  • Olivia Speno – $100,000 to Pace University

*Other recipients to college scholarships in the years past have been:  Ally Coen, Cierra Rogers, Aubrey Zimmerman, Christian Blue, Mary McWilliams, James Gowan, Maile Makaafi, Vicki McWilliams, Bridget Whitman, Jenalee Thompson, Carly Booth, Natasha Walter, Mikayla Scaife, Kyndall Johnston, Cory Barnette, Kolton Krouse, Kailee Krouse, Ashlynn Miller, Casey Gonzalez