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RAD USA Dance Challenge 2019

The RAD USA Dance Challenge 2019 was held January 19 & 20 at California State University, Long Beach. The competition was open to students in Grades 4 – Advanced 2 who were studying under the direction of an RAD Registered Teacher.

The Dance Challenge competition was divided into two performances with Levels 1 & 2 competing on Saturday, January 19 and Levels 3 & 4 competing on Sunday, January 20. Over the weekend, the dancers enjoyed technique and artistry classes and participated in Solos coaching sessions and an onstage rehearsal.

Levels 1 & 2 Ensemble winners

Congratulations to the following winners:

Grand Prize
Level 1/2 #29 Malcolm McLaurin Takumi Los Angeles Ballet Academy
Level 3/4 #12 Fiona Fanoe Carmel Academy of Performing Arts
Level 1
1st Place #21 Savannah Entin Los Angeles Ballet Academy
2nd Place #7 Avery Wood J&M Dance Center
Level 2
1st Place #27 Callie Keifer Los Angeles Ballet Academy
2nd Place #30 Mia Narvades Los Angeles Ballet Academy
Levels 1 & 2 Ensemble
Ensemble #6 Jordan Chen, Cassidy Johnston, Clarice Lai, Elisha Tan Rachel’s Ballet
Level 3
1st Place #6 Katie Chen Los Angeles Ballet Academy
2nd Place #5 Julia Pielke Santos Village Dance Arts
Level 4
1st Place #19 Rylee Kellar NAU Community Music & Dance Academy
2nd Place #11 Chyenne Klemme The Dancespace
Levels 3 & 4 Ensemble
Ensemble #3 Diana Rocha, Reese Buckway Village Dance Arts