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Friday, January 18
 

5:00pm

PINK FRIDAY SALE!
BALLROOM 2 - LANDMARK RESORT

Join us for our fabulous PINK FRIDAY SALE! Downstairs in Ballroom 2 at the Landmark Resort!

Come for a fun party and more merchandise than you can imagine. Balloon animals, face painting, and stilt walkers will be there so don't miss the fun! 


** CROWN REEF CONVENTION PARTICIPANTS ARE WELCOME!

Friday January 18, 2019 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Ballroom 2

5:00pm

Wrist Band Pick Up - Teachers
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

LANDMARK WRIST BANDS CAN BE PICKED UP FROM 5:00PM - 8:00PM

CROWN REEF WRIST BANDS CAN BE PICKED UP AT CROWN REEF FROM 7:00PM - 9:30PM

Friday January 18, 2019 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Ballroom 2

7:00pm

Creative Choreography - Teachers & Assistant Teachers
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM

Join Angel for a class full of learning new ways to be creative with your choreography.She will guide you through her process of creating routines that wow the audience! Teachers and assistant teachers are welcome! Be ready with your ears open and be ready to move!

Faculty
avatar for Angel Roberts

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 →


Friday January 18, 2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Showstopper Room

7:00pm

PJ Dance Jam! - Tweens / Juniors / Moms & Dads! (LANDMARK)
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

Put on your most fabulous pjs and break it down with Glenna at her pj dance jam! All TWEENS, JUNIORS, and PARENTS are welcome to join the fun!

Faculty
avatar for Glenna Wilson

Glenna Wilson

Teacher & Studio Owner for 30 Years!
Glenna has been a teacher and studio owner for over 30 years, specializing in preschool teaching. She tours nationally, sharing her love of dance and creative ideas. The class will be loads of fun for the little ones!


Friday January 18, 2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ballroom 1

7:30pm

Hip Hop - Juniors / Seniors (CROWN REEF)
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

Kick off your weekend with the one and only Geo Hubela! In this fun high energy class, you'll push the limits with your individual style while learning and amazing routine.

**LANDMARK CONVENTION PARTICIPANTS ARE WELCOME! 

Faculty
avatar for Geo Hubela

Geo Hubela

International Hip Hop Dancer & Choreographer
Geo Hubela’s career spans 20 years as Choreographer, Artistic Director, Dancer, Teacher, and Owner and Director of Icon Dance Complex in New Jersey.Geo has also choreographed internationally for stage and screen in France, Germany, the UK and Taiwan. Geo was seen on Season 1 of... Read More →


Friday January 18, 2019 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Crown Reef 2913 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

8:00pm

Creative New Tap Ideas - Teachers & Assistant Teachers
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM 

Calling all teachers and assistant teachers; report to the dance floor! Join Aaron's innovative, fun and funky twist on traditional Tap!


Faculty
avatar for Aaron Burr

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 →


Friday January 18, 2019 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Showstopper Room

8:30pm

Fun Dance Class - Juniors / Seniors (CROWN REEF)
CROWN REEF

Join Fik-Shun for a fun dance party full of his personal flare and creative style of dancing to kick off the weekend! Juniors and Seniors welcome!

**LANDMARK CONVENTION PARTICIPANTS ARE WELCOME! 

Faculty
avatar for Fik-Shun

Fik-Shun

Winner SYTYCD, Taylor Swift, Disney Austin and Alley
Fikshun is a street performer in Las Vegas and the 2012 winner of SYTYCD. He has toured the world with SYTYCD and is a SYTYCD ALL-STAR. His credits include: dancing with Taylor Swift, guest star on Disney’s Austin and Ally, co-host on Let’s Make A Deal, along with many other commercials... Read More →


Friday January 18, 2019 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Crown Reef 2913 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
 
Saturday, January 19
 

7:30am

Check In / Wrist Band Pick Up - Teachers
Landmark Wrist Band Pick Up Downstairs in Ballroom 2.

Crown Reef wrist band pick is at the Crown Reef 7:00AM-7:30AM

Tween Wrist Band Pick Up is Saturday Morning 7:30AM-8:00AM at the Sea Mist. Parents are welcome to pick up their childs wristbands as well!

Saturday January 19, 2019 7:30am - 8:00am
Ballroom 2

8:00am

Warm Up & Hip Hop - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

In this fun, high energy, upbeat hip-hop class, you’ll learn a routine that encourages you to move and isolate your body with control, precision and rhythm. Taught by SYTYCD’s Fik-Shun, a former street dancer, this hip-hop class will integrate the classic hip-hop style with street-style moves that are meant to wow the crowd. 

Faculty
avatar for Fik-Shun

Fik-Shun

Winner SYTYCD, Taylor Swift, Disney Austin and Alley
Fikshun is a street performer in Las Vegas and the 2012 winner of SYTYCD. He has toured the world with SYTYCD and is a SYTYCD ALL-STAR. His credits include: dancing with Taylor Swift, guest star on Disney’s Austin and Ally, co-host on Let’s Make A Deal, along with many other commercials... Read More →


Saturday January 19, 2019 8:00am - 9:15am
Ballroom 2

8:00am

Warm Up & Musical Theatre - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM 

This Musical Theatre class will explore the various dance styles used in Broadway shows. Emphasis will be placed on learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and telling a story through dance.

Faculty
avatar for Sally Glaze

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 8:00am - 9:15am
Showstopper Room

8:00am

Warm Up & Contemporary Hip Hop Fusion - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

This class is the perfect blend of hip hop style dancing with contemporary vibe moves all intertwined into one beautiful yet strong, dance combination! You won't want to miss this one of kind class offered at Showstopper!

Faculty
avatar for Gev Manoukian

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 8:00am - 9:15am
Ballroom 1

8:00am

Yoga, Stretch, & Flexibility - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

Certified Janelle has created this class just for dancers! Focusing on yoga, strength, flexibility, core cultivation, proper body alignment & self connection, this class will help you gain the strength you need to be a physically healthy dancer for years to come.

Faculty
avatar for Janelle Issis

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 8:00am - 9:15am
Seaview Room

9:30am

Contemporary - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2 

​​​​This contemporary class will focus on athleticism and emotional expression through dance combinations and floor work.

Faculty
avatar for Jessica Walker

Jessica Walker

Broadway Dancer, ABC Family
Jessica Walker received her early dance training in Los Angeles before moving to New York and obtaining her BFA from Fordham University/The Ailey School. Her credits include performing in Movin’ Out on Broadway, being an original company member of Phantom The Las Vegas Spectacular... Read More →


Saturday January 19, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Ballroom 2

9:30am

Hip Hop - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM 

Hip hop has given the other types of dance a run for their money! We love popping, locking and isolating (and trying to make it all look easy)! Don’t miss your chance to learn up-to-the-minute moves with Geo!

Faculty
avatar for Geo Hubela

Geo Hubela

International Hip Hop Dancer & Choreographer
Geo Hubela’s career spans 20 years as Choreographer, Artistic Director, Dancer, Teacher, and Owner and Director of Icon Dance Complex in New Jersey.Geo has also choreographed internationally for stage and screen in France, Germany, the UK and Taiwan. Geo was seen on Season 1 of... Read More →


Saturday January 19, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Showstopper Room

9:30am

Voice - Juniors (THE PALACE)
THE PALACE

This class is an amazing opportunity to expand your performance repertoire! Join Julian, the voice of Showstopper, for a fun-filled class of singing and vocal coaching. 

Faculty
avatar for Julian Thorn

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
The Palace 1605 Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

9:30am

Hip Hop - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1 

In this fun, high energy, upbeat hip-hop class, you’ll learn a routine that encourages you to move and isolate your body with control, precision and rhythm. Taught by SYTYCD’s Fik-Shun, a former street dancer, this hip-hop class will integrate the classic hip-hop style with street-style moves that are meant to wow the crowd.

Faculty
avatar for Fik-Shun

Fik-Shun

Winner SYTYCD, Taylor Swift, Disney Austin and Alley
Fikshun is a street performer in Las Vegas and the 2012 winner of SYTYCD. He has toured the world with SYTYCD and is a SYTYCD ALL-STAR. His credits include: dancing with Taylor Swift, guest star on Disney’s Austin and Ally, co-host on Let’s Make A Deal, along with many other commercials... Read More →


Saturday January 19, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Ballroom 1

9:30am

Lyrical - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

This class will combine technical skills with strength and emotion. You’ll learn an expressive routine that allows you to tell a story through dance.

Faculty
avatar for Alexie Agdeppa

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.


Saturday January 19, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Seaview Room

10:40am

Hip Hop - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

In this fun high energy class, you'll push the limits with your individual style while learning and amazing routine.

Faculty
avatar for Angel Roberts

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 10:40am - 11:40am
Ballroom 2

10:40am

Jazz - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM 

A vibrant jazz class that will keep you moving! Learn a jazz routine, improve your technique, and have a lot of fun!

Faculty
avatar for Alexie Agdeppa

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.


Saturday January 19, 2019 10:40am - 11:40am
Showstopper Room

10:40am

Contemporary - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

Explore how contemporary dance combines technique with modern movement. This class is designed to inspire creativity through musical interpretation.

Faculty
avatar for Jessica Walker

Jessica Walker

Broadway Dancer, ABC Family
Jessica Walker received her early dance training in Los Angeles before moving to New York and obtaining her BFA from Fordham University/The Ailey School. Her credits include performing in Movin’ Out on Broadway, being an original company member of Phantom The Las Vegas Spectacular... Read More →


Saturday January 19, 2019 10:40am - 11:40am
Ballroom 1

10:40am

Musical Theatre - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM 

This Musical Theatre class will explore the various dance styles used in Broadway shows. Emphasis will be placed on learning performance skills such as connecting with the audience and telling a story through dance.

Faculty
avatar for Sally Glaze

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 10:40am - 11:40am
Seaview Room

10:40am

Voice - Seniors (THE PALACE)
THE PALACE

This class is an amazing opportunity to expand your performance repertoire! Join Julian, the voice of Showstopper, for a fun-filled class of singing and vocal coaching.

Faculty
avatar for Julian Thorn

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 10:40am - 11:40am
The Palace 1605 Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

11:50am

Contemporary Ballet - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

The purest form of Contemporary Ballet taught to inspire and teach dancers the proper methods of movement.

Faculty
avatar for Eliana Girard

Eliana Girard

Winner SYTYCD, Cirque du Soleil, ABT, Joffrey Ballet, Alvin Ailey
Eliana knew at a young age she wanted to make a difference in the community through dance. She moved to New York City at 16 and danced with American Ballet Theater, Joffrey Ballet, and Alvin Ailey. Her professional career started at Cirque du Soleil in the cast of Viva Elvis. She... Read More →


Saturday January 19, 2019 11:50am - 12:50pm
Ballroom 2

11:50am

Tap - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM 

Finishing up his European tour from Tap Dogs, Aaron is ready to bring his new ideas and the latest trends to our dancers exclusively.

Faculty
avatar for Aaron Burr

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 11:50am - 12:50pm
Showstopper Room

11:50am

Bellydance Fusion - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM 

This is a one-of-a-kind class that Janelle offers to our Showstopper convention students. Belly dance fusion combines classic belly dance with jazz, hip hop, and contemporary influences. You won’t find it anywhere else so don’t miss out!

Faculty
avatar for Janelle Issis

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 11:50am - 12:50pm
Seaview Room

11:50am

Hip Hop - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

In this fun high energy class, you'll push the limits with your individual style while learning and amazing routine.

Faculty
avatar for Angel Roberts

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 11:50am - 12:50pm
Ballroom 1

12:50pm

LUNCH - Juniors
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN! WE WILL SEE YOU BACK AT 1:45PM FOR MORE FUN!

Saturday January 19, 2019 12:50pm - 1:45pm

12:50pm

LUNCH - Seniors
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN! SEE YOU BACK AT 1:45PM FOR MORE FUN!

Saturday January 19, 2019 12:50pm - 1:45pm

1:45pm

Jazz - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

We can’t help but feel like we all love jazz! It’s energetic, fun, and offers so much variety that it totally appeals to everyone! In this class you’ll improve on your skills while getting to dance to trendy music!

Faculty
avatar for Taylor Quinn

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Ballroom 2

1:45pm

Old School Hip Hop - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM 

Get into the groove with great moves while learning style, musicality and technique! This class will take you back to classic old-school hip-hop!

Faculty
avatar for Dena Rizzo

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Showstopper Room

1:45pm

Contemporary- Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

You’ll learn a contemporary routine that emphasizes the emotional side of dance and strives to connect the mind and body through choreography and improvisation.

Faculty
avatar for Arielle Elonys

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Seaview Room

1:45pm

Hip Hop - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1 

Step outside the box in Gev’s high-energy class that infuses the latest hip hop styles. Unleash your individual style and get ready to learn a fun and challenging routine!

Faculty
avatar for Gev Manoukian

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Ballroom 1

2:20pm

Ultimate Business Seminar! - Teachers, Assistant Teachers & Studio Owners (THE PALACE) MUST CLICK FOR DETAILS
THE PALACE

Business Seminar: New Challenges & Great Ideas For Your Dance Studio!

Stacey Parker Austell - 5 Legal Tips That Can Make or Break You! (2:20PM-3:10PM)

Taylor Quinn - Taylor's Creative Preschool Ideas (3:10PM-4:10PM)

Angel Roberts -  Studio Lobby Decor, Social Media Marketing, Music, & Creative Ideas! (4:30PM-6:00PM)

**Hors d'oeuvres & Beverages will be served.




Faculty
avatar for Stacey Parker Austell

Stacey Parker Austell

Stacey is a real life Legally Blonde! A graduate of Duke University, she is a lawyer in North Carolina and also owns a dance studio. She uses her brain, beauty, and talent. Stacey is a great role model.
avatar for Taylor Quinn

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 →
avatar for Angel Roberts

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 2:20pm - 6:00pm
The Palace 1605 Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

3:00pm

Hip Hop - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM 

In this class, Sam will bring his West Coast flare to this fun high energy class. Combining technique and musicality you'll learn an awesome combination and leave having had a blast!

Faculty
avatar for Sam Picart

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Showstopper Room

3:00pm

Leaps & Turns - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

“Progressions Boot Camp”: A Boot Camp styled class of non stop progression combinations including leaps and turns - designed to strengthen and structure a dancers core.

Faculty
avatar for Alexie Agdeppa

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.


Saturday January 19, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ballroom 2

3:00pm

Leaps & Turns - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

“Progressions Boot Camp”: A Boot Camp styled class of non stop progression combinations including leaps and turns - designed to strengthen and structure a dancers core.

Faculty
avatar for Eliana Girard

Eliana Girard

Winner SYTYCD, Cirque du Soleil, ABT, Joffrey Ballet, Alvin Ailey
Eliana knew at a young age she wanted to make a difference in the community through dance. She moved to New York City at 16 and danced with American Ballet Theater, Joffrey Ballet, and Alvin Ailey. Her professional career started at Cirque du Soleil in the cast of Viva Elvis. She... Read More →


Saturday January 19, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ballroom 1

3:00pm

Old School Hip Hop - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

Get into the groove with great moves while learning style, musicality and technique! This class will take you back to classic old-school hip-hop!

Faculty
avatar for Dena Rizzo

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Seaview Room

4:15pm

Hip Hop - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

Step outside the box in Greg’s high-energy class that infuses the latest hip hop styles. Unleash your individual style and get ready to learn a fun and challenging routine!

Faculty
avatar for Greg Chapkis

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Ballroom 2

4:15pm

Tap - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM

This class will focus on timing, rhythm, and agility while you learn a routine combining different tap styles.

Faculty
avatar for Rj Higton

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Showstopper Room

4:15pm

Acting - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

Come enjoy an acting class with our incredibly talented Alexie Agdeppa! If you are interested in testing out your acting skills this class is a must!

Faculty
avatar for Alexie Agdeppa

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.


Saturday January 19, 2019 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Seaview Room

4:15pm

Tap - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

Finishing up his European tour from Tap Dogs, Aaron is ready to bring his new ideas and the latest trends to our dancers exclusively. 

Faculty
avatar for Aaron Burr

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 →


Saturday January 19, 2019 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Ballroom 1

7:30pm

$1 Dance Party! - All Dancers & Families
OZ - Broadway at the Beach 

$1.00 Dance Party at Oz of Broadway at the Beach! (Everyone Welcome!)
Between 21st Avenue North and 29th Avenue North on Highway 17 By-Pass. Next to Dave and Buster's.

Saturday January 19, 2019 7:30pm - 9:45pm
 
Sunday, January 20
 

8:00am

Warm Up & Clogging - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM

Clogging is a mix of tap, Irish, and square dancing all wrapped into one, fabulous All-American dance genre! Hope you’re ready for a fun and vibrant class with a nine-time world clogging champion!

Faculty
avatar for Brandon Norris

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.


Sunday January 20, 2019 8:00am - 9:15am
Showstopper Room

8:00am

Warm Up & Hip Hop - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

Step outside the box in Greg’s high-energy class that infuses the latest hip hop styles. Unleash your individual style and get ready to learn a fun and challenging routine!

Faculty
avatar for Greg Chapkis

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 8:00am - 9:15am
Ballroom 2

8:00am

Warm Up & Contemporary - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

You’ll learn a contemporary routine that emphasizes the emotional side of dance and strives to connect the mind and body through choreography and improvisation.

Faculty
avatar for Arielle Elonys

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 8:00am - 9:15am
Ballroom 1

8:00am

Warm Up & Tap - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

Fresh off his television debut on NBC's World of Dance, Kyle is here to bring a fresh new style for the next generation of tappers. Combining preicse rhythmic timing and performance flare he's exclusively at Showstopper for you. If you are looking for a challenging yet exciting class, this is the class for you!

Faculty
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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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 8:00am - 9:15am
Seaview Room

9:30am

Pom Pons - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

For those dancers looking toward trying out for cheer and dance teams. This class focuses on sharp motions using pom-poms for visual effect.

Faculty
avatar for Courtney Russ

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.


Sunday January 20, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Ballroom 2

9:30am

Tap - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM

Fresh off his television debut on NBC's World of Dance, Kyle is here to bring a fresh new style for the next generation of tappers. Combining precise rhythmic timing and performance flare he's exclusively at Showstopper for you. If you are ready for a challenging but exciting class- this is the class for you!

Faculty
avatar for Kyle Van Newkirk

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Showstopper Room

9:30am

Clogging - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

Clogging is a mix of tap, Irish, and square dancing all wrapped into one, fabulous All-American dance genre! Hope you’re ready for a fun and vibrant class with a nine-time world clogging champion!

Faculty
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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.


Sunday January 20, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Seaview Room

9:30am

Hip Hop - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

Step outside the box in Gev’s high-energy class that infuses the latest hip hop styles. Unleash your individual style and get ready to learn a fun and challenging routine!

Faculty
avatar for Gev Manoukian

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 9:30am - 10:30am
Ballroom 1

10:40am

Leaps & Turns - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

“Progressions Boot Camp”: A Boot Camp styled class of non stop progression combinations including leaps and turns - designed to strengthen and structure a dancers core.

Faculty
avatar for Arielle Elonys

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 10:40am - 11:40am
Ballroom 2

10:40am

Tap - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM

This class will focus on timing, rhythm, and agility while you learn a routine combining different tap styles.

Faculty
avatar for Jen Garaffa

Jen Garaffa

Disney, KidzDance
Jen has been a professional dancer at Walt Disney World for 8 years. She has danced in shows like Main Street Trolley Show, Disneys Electrical Parade, Fesitval of Fantasy Parade, Disney Channel Rocks, Countdown to Fun Parade, Fantasmic, Move It Shake It Dance and Play It Street Party... Read More →


Sunday January 20, 2019 10:40am - 11:40am
Showstopper Room

10:40am

Pom Pons - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

For those dancers looking toward trying out for cheer and dance teams. This class focuses on sharp motions using pom-poms for visual effect.

Faculty
avatar for Courtney Russ

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.


Sunday January 20, 2019 10:40am - 11:40am
Seaview Room

10:40am

Tap - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

Fresh off his television debut on NBC's World of Dance, Kyle is here to bring a fresh new style for the next generation of tappers. Combining precise rhythmic timing and performance flare he's exclusively at Showstopper for you. If you are looking for a challenging yet exciting class, this is the class for you!

Faculty
avatar for Kyle Van Newkirk

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 10:40am - 11:40am
Ballroom 1

11:30am

Creative Costume Design & Ideas - Teachers / Parents (THE PALACE)
THE PALACE

Taught by Emmy award winning costume designer Angel Roberts, this 30 minute class will teach you many new sources and creative ideas for all of your costuming needs!

Faculty
avatar for Angel Roberts

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 11:30am - 12:00pm
The Palace 1605 Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

11:40am

LUNCH - Juniors
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN! SEE YOU BACK AT 12:30PM FOR MORE FUN!

Sunday January 20, 2019 11:40am - 12:30pm

11:40am

LUNCH - Seniors
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN! SEE YOU BACK AT 12:30PM FOR MORE FUN!

Sunday January 20, 2019 11:40am - 12:30pm

12:30pm

Contemporary Jazz - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

A class that seeks to build a connection between dance and strength while focusing on technique and musicality.

Faculty
avatar for Nathan Trasoras

Nathan Trasoras

SYTYCD
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 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Ballroom 2

12:30pm

NYC Kickline - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM

This class requires teamwork and dazzling precision. The distinctive style transcends a multitude of dance disciplines including jazz, musical theater, lyrical and tradition kick line.

Faculty
avatar for Trina Simon

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.


Sunday January 20, 2019 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Showstopper Room

12:30pm

Bellydance Fusion - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

This is a one-of-a-kind class that Janelle offers to our Showstopper convention students. Belly dance fusion combines classic belly dance with jazz, hip hop, and contemporary influences. You won’t find it anywhere else so don’t miss out!

Faculty
avatar for Janelle Issis

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Seaview Room

12:30pm

Leaps & Turns - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

“Progressions Boot Camp”: A Boot Camp styled class of non stop progression combinations including leaps and turns - designed to strengthen and structure a dancers core.

Faculty
avatar for Arielle Elonys

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Ballroom 1

1:40pm

Bellydance Fusion - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM

This is a one-of-a-kind class that Janelle offers to our Showstopper convention students. Belly dance fusion combines classic belly dance with jazz, hip hop, and contemporary influences. You won’t find it anywhere else so don’t miss out!

Faculty
avatar for Janelle Issis

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 1:40pm - 2:40pm
Showstopper Room

1:40pm

Hip Hop - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

Step outside the box in Gev’s high-energy class that infuses the latest hip hop styles. Unleash your individual style and get ready to learn a fun and challenging routine!

Faculty
avatar for Gev Manoukian

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 1:40pm - 2:40pm
Ballroom 2

1:40pm

Contemporary Jazz - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

A class that seeks to build a connection between dance and strength while focusing on technique and musicality.

Faculty
avatar for Nathan Trasoras

Nathan Trasoras

SYTYCD
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 1:40pm - 2:40pm
Ballroom 1

1:40pm

NYC Kickline - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

This class requires teamwork and dazzling precision. The distinctive style transcends a multitude of dance disciplines including jazz, musical theater, lyrical and tradition kick line.

Faculty
avatar for Trina Simon

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.


Sunday January 20, 2019 1:40pm - 2:40pm
Seaview Room

2:00pm

Glenna's Greatest Pre-School Ideas - Teachers & Assistant Teachers (THE PALACE)
THE PALACE

Glenna will lead a class on the timeless principles and fundamental ideas that will make your pre-school program the best that it can be. This class includes discussion on prop ideas, song lists, and many other creative ideas.

Faculty
avatar for Glenna Wilson

Glenna Wilson

Teacher & Studio Owner for 30 Years!
Glenna has been a teacher and studio owner for over 30 years, specializing in preschool teaching. She tours nationally, sharing her love of dance and creative ideas. The class will be loads of fun for the little ones!


Sunday January 20, 2019 2:00pm - 3:45pm
The Palace 1605 Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

2:50pm

Contemporary - Juniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

You’ll learn a contemporary routine that emphasizes the emotional side of dance and strives to connect the mind and body through choreography and improvisation.

Faculty
avatar for Arielle Elonys

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
Ballroom 2

2:50pm

Jazz - Juniors
LANDMARK - SHOWSTOPPER ROOM

A vibrant jazz class that will keep you moving! Learn a jazz routine, improve your technique, and have a lot of fun! 

Faculty
avatar for Taylor Quinn

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
Showstopper Room

2:50pm

Hip Hop - Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 1

Step outside the box in Gev’s high-energy class that infuses the latest hip hop styles. Unleash your individual style and get ready to learn a fun and challenging routine!

Faculty
avatar for Greg Chapkis

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
Ballroom 1

2:50pm

How To Audition - Seniors
LANDMARK - SEAVIEW ROOM

The dance world is incredibly competitive — which is half the fun! Whether you’re trying out for a school musical or Hollywood production, give yourself the chance to shine! Learn the ins and outs of the audition process.

Faculty
avatar for Jen Garaffa

Jen Garaffa

Disney, KidzDance
Jen has been a professional dancer at Walt Disney World for 8 years. She has danced in shows like Main Street Trolley Show, Disneys Electrical Parade, Fesitval of Fantasy Parade, Disney Channel Rocks, Countdown to Fun Parade, Fantasmic, Move It Shake It Dance and Play It Street Party... Read More →


Sunday January 20, 2019 2:50pm - 3:50pm
Seaview Room

4:00pm

Dance Circle! - Juniors / Seniors
LANDMARK - BALLROOM 2

Join Angel in a fun end of the weekend dance circle! You won't want to miss this fun!!

Faculty
avatar for Angel Roberts

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 →


Sunday January 20, 2019 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Ballroom 2

5:45pm

Faculty Showcase & Autograph Session! - All Dancers & Families (CROWN REEF)
FACULTY SHOWCASE!!! - CROWN REEF RESORT BALLROOM 1

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

Faculty
avatar for Alexie Agdeppa

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.
avatar for Aaron Burr

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 →
avatar for Greg Chapkis

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 →
avatar for Arielle Elonys

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 →
avatar for Janelle Issis

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 →
avatar for Gev Manoukian

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 →
avatar for Brandon Norris

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.
avatar for Sam Picart

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 →
avatar for Angel Roberts

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 →
avatar for Courtney Russ

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.
avatar for Trina Simon

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.
avatar for Julian Thorn

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 →
avatar for Nathan Trasoras

Nathan Trasoras

SYTYCD
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
Crown Reef 2913 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

7:30pm

$1 DANCE PARTY - All Dancers & Families
OZ  - Broadway at the Beach

$1.00 Dance Party at Oz of Broadway at the Beach! (Everyone Welcome!)
Between 21st Avenue North and 29th Avenue North on Highway 17 By-Pass.  

Sunday January 20, 2019 7:30pm - 9:30pm
OZ Myrtle Beach 1340 Celebrity Cir #191Myrtle Beach, SC 29577