Auditions and Emotions

Auditions and Emotions

“Results are in!” It was ironic that I was the one to discover the team lists posted on the PBD website when my son Eli had been refreshing that website every ten minutes for days. Within a few minutes, we were all gathered–me, my husband, and four...
Record Breaking numbers for auditions

Record Breaking numbers for auditions

In a series of 8 separate rounds, 150 kids from age seven to seventeen came to audition for the premier and show teams at Pacific Ballroom Dance during the last two weeks of June. (Last year, auditions drew 120 kids.) After the overwhelming success of creating a...
“Rise” concert celebrates 15 years

“Rise” concert celebrates 15 years

The Pacific Ballroom Dance Company presented “Rise” in three performances on June 1st and 2nd at the Auburn Performing Arts Center. Dancers performed 28 pieces of choreography featuring all styles of Ballroom and Latin dance. More than 120 students ages 7-18, and over...
Twins Hazel and Ivy born to JP coach Heather Bryant

Twins Hazel and Ivy born to JP coach Heather Bryant

On Wednesday, May 30th at 12:51 and 12:53pm, Hazel and Ivy were born to Junior Premier coach Heather Bryant and her husband Heath. Heather was able to carry the babies for 38 weeks, which is two weeks longer than average for twins. Heather said, “After 48 hours of...
March News

March News

Competition Kick-Off February 24th was the send-off event that showcases our dancers and the routines they have prepared for the National Competition on March 7-10.  Junior Premier member Brandon Maner said, “It’s great to show the people what we are going...