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2009 - 2010
Even though these are the dancers who made the different groups, the dancer may have auditioned for several groups and will make a choice as to which dances they will want to compete.
2008 - 2009
Shown here from left to row, front row, are Joi Smith, Kaitlin Soderlund, Courtney Ellis, Stephanie Singleton, Niki Rodgers and Jessica Holeman. Back row dancers are Bailea Jones, Tori Spears, Stephanie York, Amanda Cross and Jennifer McDonough. These dancers are taught by Ms. Lois Bryan.
2007 - 2008
These Ladies did such a great job that they have inspired others to join them this
next competitive season. Way to go, Ladies!
Jessica, Joi, Madison, Kaitlin, Niki and Jenni, Jazz dancers instructed by Ms. Lois.
Yea - finally a professional picture!!! This group was always running to change costumes for the next dance and I could never get a good picture!
Left to right, Joi, Jenni, Madison, Jessica, Niki and Kaitlin.
SHOWBIZ COMPETITION - jAN 12, 2008
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Small Group, Jazz, age thirteen, “Let’s Get Started” won a Second Place. These dancers, instructed by Ms. Lois, are Jessica Holeman, Jenny McDonough, Niki Rodgers, Joi Smith, Kaitlin Soderlund and Madison Winstead.
Absolutely love these costumes and this dance. And these dancers really performed it well. Great going, ladies!
jazz at practice
w/ms. lois - oct 17 07
Jazz Dancers Kaitlin Soderlund, Niki Rodgers, Joi Smith, Jenny McDonough and Jessica Holeman, with Seminar Instructor Ms. Kim
2006 - 2007
Jacksonville Dance Company performed sixteen dances in the Show Biz Regional Dance Competition held at the Hot Springs Convention Center. These dancers performed a Jazz Dance to “Welcome to the Jungle” and won a First Place, High Score, in the Small Group, Petite Division, age six. Ms. Jennifer Holladay is the instructor for the dancers who are shown here in their ending dance pose. From left to right, front row are Carson Alvarez, Amanda Crews and Jordan Rogers. Back row are Hannah Reynolds, Kara Hutchinson, Alexandria Leirer and Jillian Bratton.
Shown here in their recital pose are the Petite Jazz Group Dancers who continued to compete so well at all their competitions, including the National Competition.
Also performing Jazz but in the Junior Division, age twelve, to “Ain’t No Other Man” and winning a Second Place were Amanda Cross, Jessica Holeman, Jessica McCauley, Jennifer McDonough and Kaitlin Soderlund. Ms. Lois Bryan is the instructor of these jazz dancers.
Shown here in their recital photo and looking so good in their bright yellow costumes (yes, Ms. Lois, I agree, they do look great) and danced same as well, are Jennifer and Kaitlin and back row, also left to right, are Jessica, Jessica and Amanda.
The last JDC dancers, performing in the Small Group Category, Senior Division, age seventeen, were Jazz Dancers Kelsea Bruce, Taylor Canfield, Ashley McCutcheon, David Moseby, Lindsey Sweet and Stephanie York. These dancers are won a Second Place and are instructed by Chris Williams.
Shown here in recital photo are Kelsea and Lindsey, seated. Standing, left to right are Stephanie, Taylor and Ashley. Due to work commitments, David was unable to continue dancing with our Senior Dancers.
Chris shown with his senior jazz dancers after a very tough workout preparing for first competition
Class practicing difficult turns during this practice.
At first glance, it appears that the dancers are resting - look again!
Junior Jazz Dancers pose the day before the first dance competition of the 2007 season - Ms. Lois is the instructor of these dancers
2004-2005 photos below
2005 - 2006
DIAMONDS JAZZ - Instructed by
2005 - 2006
EMERALDS JAZZ - Instructed by Lois Bryan
2005 - 2006
Moved into the Hiphop Category
Youngest Group of Jazz Dancers
2004 - 2005 senior jazz company
INSTRUCTED BY LAUREL SPEARS
2004 - 2005
JUNIOR JAZZ COMPANY
2004 - 2005
(AGES 7 - 10)
2004 - 2005 ages 5 - 6