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Sunday, January 20 • 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Faculty Showcase & Autograph Session! - All Dancers & Families (CROWN REEF)

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Convention teachers will put on a show for you! Autograph session immediately following showcase!

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Alexie Agdeppa

Glee, America’s Got Talent, Disney Camp Rock, Finalist SYTYCD
Alexie is a graduate of UCLA. She was a Laker Girl and has been seen on Star Search, The Academy Awards, Disney Camp Rock, America’s Got Talent, Nickelodeon, and Glee. Alexis was also a top 5 finalist on SYTYCD.
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Aaron Burr

Tap Dogs, Singing' in the Rain, Doctor Doolittle
At age 10, Aaron began a Broadway Tour of Doctor Doolittle with Tommy Tune. He has danced at the Alabama Theater in Myrtle Beach, at the Hershey Pennsylvania Theme Park, toured Europe with Tap Kids and danced on Holland American Cruise Line. Aaron starred off-Broadway in Singin... Read More →
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Greg Chapkis

Founder, Chapkis Dance
Greg Chapkis is one of the fastest growing names in the dance community. Born and raised in the Ukraine, he started his professional career at a young age. Within just a few years of moving to the US in 1999, Greg had opened his own well-known and respected world wide dance studio... Read More →
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Arielle Elonys

Nashville, Where We Begin, America’s Best Dance Crew
Arielle Elonys has been in love with the arts since day one.Elonys was born and raised in South Texas. At the age of eighteen she moved to Los Angeles, California to pursue a career in dance, acting, singing and modeling. It was there that she graduated with a Bachelors of Arts in... Read More →
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Sally Glaze

Sally grew up in South Carolina and carried her southern roots to Oklahoma where she received a BPA in Dance Performance from Oklahoma City University. She has choreographed both theatrically and strictly dance production choreography. Sally toured Nationally with Dirty Dancing understudying... Read More →
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Rj Higton

Mpire Dance Project
Rj is one of the most talented and upcoming dancers in the United States today! He has been training his entire life at a Performing Arts school in Los Angeles, California. Being one of Showstoppers own top soloist, he also was in Showstoppers 1st ever Showstopper Magazine and 1st... Read More →
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Janelle Issis

World Belly Dance Champion, SYTYCD
Born in Birmingham, Alabama, Janelle Issis has been dancing and performing since the age of 4. She studied belly dance under Aziza of Birmingham, and all other forms through various outlets including her BA in dance at the University of Alabama. She has extensively trained in multiple... Read More →
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Gev Manoukian

SYTYCD, High School Musical 2, Ellen
Gev is best known for performing on So You Think You Can Dance as a hip hop sensation. Aside from starring in High School Musical 2, Gev has performed at the American Music Awards, on Ellen and has shared a stage with Ludacris, Whitney Houston, Pink and LeeAnn Rimes. Gev is not only... Read More →
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Kyle Van Newkirk

NBC's World of Dance, Dizzy Feet Foundation, "Tappin' in Time", World Champion of Tap Title Winner
Kyle Van Newkirk is a small town raised Nebraskan native, from Morrill, NE. He is an award winning choreographer, perform, as well as highly demanded teacher in the Midwest. His unique energetic, hard hitting, gigantic style is highly sought after as a solo performer around the world... Read More →
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Brandon Norris

Nashville, Where We Begin, America’s Best Dance Crew
Brandon is a 9 time World Clogging Champion! He was on America’s Best Dance Crew and a special guest performer on SYTYCD. Brandon has created a new clogging industry with his cool clogging hip hop style.
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Sam Picart

Sam began his formal dance training with his Aunt Jennifer Picart-Branner (formerly of the Frankfurt Ballet) when he was 18. He received a BFA from Cornish College of the Arts and has studied on scholarship at the Joffrey Ballet in New York City. Sam has danced featured roles in the... Read More →
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Taylor Quinn

Showstopper Top Soloist
Taylor has been dancing all of her life and has been a competitive dancer for 16 (out of 18) years of her life! She is one of the top Showstopper soloists of all time, was the 2013 Showstopper Top Score Winner, and has recently joined the Showstopper family to spread her passion and... Read More →
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Dena Rizzo

MTV, VH1, Queen of Hip Hop
Dena’s ground breaking ideas and creativity have set the stage for a whole generation of Hip Hop dancers. With over 30 years of teaching experience, she has choreographed for MTV, VH1, and many award winning dancers. Her high energy, body poppin’, funky footwork will keep you... Read More →
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Angel Roberts

Founder of Peace Love Hip Hop, Award Winning Choreographer
With 20 years of dance and production experience, Angel is an award winning choreographer and founder of the national dance movement Peace Love Hip Hop. She has toured the country teaching a positive message with a twist of creative choreography and her unique costume design. As a... Read More →
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Courtney Russ

Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader, Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Cheerleader, Universal Studios
Courtney has a dance degree from the University of Florida and has danced at Universal Studios Orlando for the past 7 years. She was a Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Cheerleader for 5 years and is currently a Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader.
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Trina Simon

14 Years as a Radio City Rockette, Crazy for You, On Your Toes
Trina spent 14 years as a Radio City Rockette and has performed in Gypsy Of The Year, Crazy For You, A Chorus Line, Will Rogers Follies, Singin’ In The Rain, Oklahoma, Anything Goes, On Your Toes, Evita, 42nd Street, My One and Only, and West Side Story.
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Julian Thorn

Showstopper National Host for 27 years, Phantom of the Opera, Opryland
Julian has performed at Opryland USA, in the European tour of Bubbling Brown Sugar, and in Broadway Magic. His national touring credits include Hello Dolly, La Cage aux Folles, My One and Only, Evita, Showboat and Phantom of the Opera. Julian has been a part of the Showstopper family... Read More →
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Nathan Trasoras

Nathan’s diverse training and distinct fusion of Contemporary / Hip-Hop style earned Nathan a top ten spot in season six of the So You Think You Can Dance.

Sunday January 20, 2019 5:45pm - 6:15pm EST
Crown Reef 2913 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577