The Nutcracker Suite 2016

Tickets go on sale on November 1 at Walker’s Dance for our 4th Annual The Nutcracker Suite. Tickets are $12.00 and seating is General Admission. Don’t miss out on this wonderful and affordable holiday tradition perfect for the entire family. Both performances take place at the McCarthy Middle School in Chelmsford. For more information please call 978-459-4954.

Performance Date:

Saturday, December 3 at 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm

The McCarthy Middle School is located at 250 North Road in Chelmsford, MA 01824. Doors will open approximately one hour prior to each performance.

Register for Young Dancers Intensive and Advanced Dancers Intensive now!

Don’t forget to reserve your spot in our Young Dancers Intensive (August 8-11) and our Advanced Dancers Intensive (August 15-20)! We have a fantastic line-up of faculty and guest faculty for both programs! Our Intensives offer classes in ballet, partnering, modern, musical theater, jazz technique, improv, etc! Call 978-459-4954 to register now!

Summer Intensive 2016

WDT “Studio of Excellence”! – Turn It Up Dance Challenge Nationals

Walker’s Dance Troupe danced beautifully at Turn It Up Dance Challenge Nationals last week and took home many top placement awards! We are so proud of you all!

The ADCC Studio of Excellence was awarded to Walker’s Dance! We also won this award last year at StarQuest Nationals!

Dance Battle Competitors:

  • Geronimo
  • Now Serving
  • To Be Free
  • Modern Drift
  • A Royal Gathering
  • Hummed Low
  • Impressions

Dance Battle Winners (Also taking home $3000!):

  • Mini/Junior Groups: Now Serving
  • Teen/Sr.Teen Groups: Build It Better (1st Place), Hummed Low (2nd Place)
  • Teen/Sr.Teen Lines/Productions: Impressions

Overall Highest Scoring Duo/Trio: Aventine

Miss Teen Turn it Up: Nicole Lombardi/Skin

 

High Score Competitive Junior Awards

2nd Place Solo: Live ‘Till I Die/Amelia Howell

3rd Place Solo: Digging Shelters/LJ Robson

1st Place Duo/Trio: Falling Out of Love

2nd Place Duo/Trio: A Kiss

6th Place Duo/Trio: Where the Road Takes Me

2nd Place Small Group: Geronimo

8th Place Small Group: Clouds

9th Place Small Group: The Beanstalk

1st Place Large Group: Now Serving

 

High Score Competitive Teen Awards

1st Place Solo: Skin/Nicole Lombardi

2nd Place Solo: Ever and Always/Kathryn Cook

2nd Place Solo: You’ll Have to Swing It/Julia Gately

3rd Place Solo: Hideaway/Mia Devlin

9th Place Solo: Singin’/Emily Vincent

3rd Place Duo/Trio: Where The Light Goes

6th Place: 500 Miles

7th Place: Happy

10th Place: Into the Wild

1st Place Small Group: To Be Free

4th Place Small Group: Draw the Line

10th Place Small Group: Must Be the Water

2nd Place Large Group: Modern Drift

1st Place Line: A Royal Gathering

5th Place Line: Where Have You Been?

 

High Score Competitive Senior Teen Awards:

2nd Place Solo: Axis/Nina He

3rd Place Solo: Vienna/Stephanie Silva

3rd Place Solo: The One/Celeste Almeida

4th Place Solo: Ready For You/Madison Darwin

6th Place Solo: I Need You/Victoria Monahan

1st Place Duo/Trio: Aventine

2nd Place Duo/Trio: Impossible

4th Place Duo/Trio: All The Things Lost

4th Place Duo/Trio: Right By Your Side

10th Place Duo/Trio: Come Home

1st Place Small Group: Hummed Low

3rd Place Small Group: Dreams of Vienna

1st Place Large Group: Build It Better

1st Place Production: Impressions

 

Judge’s Special Awards

  • Modern Poetry In Motion – Impressions
  • Dancing on a Cloud – Save It/Morgan Daley
  • Story Telling Stars – Now Serving
  • Dynamic Duo – All The Things Lost
  • Terrific Trio – Falling Out of Love
  • Move Over Savion – Impossible
  • Simply Seamless – Hummed Low
  • Beautiful Lines Award – Long Way Down/Angie Beyer
  • The Natural Storyteller – Vienna/Stephanie Silva
  • To Dance is to Live – You’ll Have To Swing It/Julia Gately
  • Excellence in Training – A Royal Gathering
  • Showstopper Award – Build It Better
  • Choreography Awards: Impression (Jaclyn Walsh), Falling Out of Love (Christina Belinsky), Hummed Low (Jaclyn Walsh), Aventine (Jaclyn Walsh)

Closed Monday April 4

Walker’s Gymnastics and Dance will be closed Monday, April 4 due to weather. Drive safe!

Summer Dance Intensive 2016

Mark your calendars! Our 2016 Summer Dance Intensive will run August 15 – 20. Amazing faculty and classes, you don’t want to miss it! More information will follow shortly! 

Fantastic Results at Turn It Up Dance Challenge!

Walker’s Dance Troupe had an amazing weekend at Turn It Up! Fantastic work everyone! We are SO proud of all our dancers!

High Score Competitive Junior Awards:

1st Place Solo: Live ‘Till I Die/Amelia Howell

5th Place Solo: Digging Shelters/LJ Robson

1st Place Duo/Trio: A Kiss

3rd Place Duo/Trio: Falling Out Of Love

5th Place Duo/Trio: Sweet Child Of Mine

1st Place Small Group: The Bean Stalk

1st Place Large Group: Now Serving

 

High Score Competitive Teen Awards:

1st Place Solo: Ever And Always/Kathryn Cook

2nd Place Solo: Trend/Nicole Lombardi

7th Place Solo: Singin’/Emily Vincent

7th Place Solo: Hideaway/Mia Devlin

10th Place Solo: For You/Samantha Boyle

3rd Place Duo/Trio: Where The Light Goes

1st Place Small Group: To Be Free

4th Place Small Group: Draw The Line

1st Place Large Group: Modern Drift

1st Place Line: A Royal Gathering

5th Place Line: Where Have You Been?

1st Place Production: Impressions

 

High Score Competitive Senior Teen Awards:

3rd Place Solo: Eventide/Nina He

5th Place Solo: I Need You/Victoria Monahan

8th Place Solo: The One/Celeste Almeida

10th Place Solo: Hush/Angie Beyer

1st Place Duo/Trio: All The Things Lost

5th Place Duo/Trio: Impossible

3rd Place Small Group: Hummed Low

5th Place Small Group: Dreams Of Vienna

3rd Place Large Group: Build It Better

 

High Score Recreational Mini Awards:

2nd Place Large Group: Just Wanna Be Happy

3rd Place Large Group: Honey I’m Good

 

Miss Teen Turn It Up: Nicole Lombardi/Skin

Highest Scoring Solo/Duo/Trio: Kathryn Cook for Ever And Always

Highest Scoring Line/Production: Impressions

Choreography Awards:

  • To Be Free – Jeremy Ruth Howes
  • Impressions – Jaclyn Walsh

Judge’s Special Awards

  • Connection – Come Home
  • Touching on so Many Levels – All The Things Lost
  • Oh So Fun – Your Love/Mikayla Stubbs
  • Crazy Connections – A Kiss
  • Whole Foods – Vienna/Stephanie Silva
  • Soaring To New Heights – I’m Alive/Kathryn Cook
  • Clever Concept: Happy
  • Timeless Style: Dreams of Vienna

Dance Team Invitations

Said The Sky, Ever And Always, Trend, I Need You, A Kiss, To Be Free, The Bean Stalk, Modern Drift, Hummed Low, Impressions

Great Start to New Season at StarQuest!

Walker’s Dance Troupe had a wonderful weekend at StarQuest! We are so proud of all of our dancers! Keep up the great work!

Top Select Junior Awards:

6th Place Solo: Digging Shelters/LJ Robson

1st Place Duet/Trio: A Kiss

2nd Place Duet/Trio: Falling Out of Love

1st Place Small Group: The Beanstalk

2nd Place Small Group: Geronimo

1st Place Large Group: Now Serving

 

Top Select Teen Awards:

3rd Place Solo: Skin/Nicole Lombardi

13th Place Solo: Ever and Always/Kathryn Cook

14th Place Solo: Hideaway/Mia Devlin

17th Place Solo: Singin’/Emily Vincent

3rd Place Duet/Trio: Where The Light Goes

5th Place Duet/Trio: Happy

1st Place Small Group: To Be Free

1st Place Large Group: Impressions

3rd Place Large Group: Modern Drift

2nd Place Line: A Royal Gathering

 

Top Select Senior Awards:

1st Place Solo: Axis/Nina He

10th Place Solo: The One/Celeste Almeida

16th Place Solo: I Need You/Victoria Monahan

3rd Place Duet/Trio: Aventine

4th Place Duet/Trio: Right By Your Side

1st Place Small Group: Hummed Low

3rd Place Small Group: Dreams Of Vienna

1st Place Large Group: Build It Better

 

Top Nova Petite Awards:

3rd Place Small Group: Just Wanna Be Happy

4th Place Small Group: Five More Hours

4th Place Large Group: Honey I’m Good

 

Special Awards:

Teen/Senior Select Apogee Award: Hummed Low

Petite/Junior Odyssey Award: Now Serving

Studio Choreography Award

Industry Dance Awards People’s Choice Award Winner: Impressions

Industry Dance Awards Top Open/Acro Performance: Hummed Low

Junior Solo Costume Award: Nightingale/Jillian Balbat

Petite/Junior Duet/Trio Costume Award: Falling Out of Love

Costume Distinction: A Royal Gathering, Axis, Happy, Just Wanna Be Happy

Choreography Fully Realized: Star Gazing/Cassie Laurin

Powerhouse: Strong/Stephanie Silva

To The Pointe: Eventide/Nina He

Creative Concept: A Kiss

Beautiful Pictures: 500 Miles

Pointe Perfect: Dreams Of Vienna

Sweet As Honey: Honey I’m Good

Beautiful Connection: Home/Reanne Maestre

Lovely Lines: I’m Alive/Kathryn Cook

 

 

The Nutcracker Suite 2015

Tickets are now on sale at Walker’s Dance for our 3rd Annual The Nutcracker Suite. Tickets are $12.00 and seating is General Admission. Don’t miss out on this wonderful and affordable holiday tradition perfect for the entire family. Both performances take place at the Dr. An Wang Middle School in Lowell. For more information please call 978-459-4954.

Performance Dates:

Friday, December 18 at 7:00 pm

Saturday, December 19 at 3:00 pm

The Dr. An Wang Middle School is located at 365 W. Meadow Road in Lowell, MA 01854. Doors will open approximately one hour prior to each performance.

Open Halloween

All Dance and Gymnastics classes WILL be held on Halloween – Saturday, October 31

Register Now for Fall Dance and Gymnastics!

Registration is now open for Fall Dance and Gymnastics classes. Call (978)-459-4954 or stop by today to reserve your class!

Click below for our 2015 – 2016 Brochure.

Fall GYM_Dance Brochure 2015 – 2016 web design history .