Virtuous Dance Center Represents the City of Fredericksburg with “Celine” Routine

Virtuous Dance Center Represents the City of Fredericksburg with “Celine” Routine

Dancers from Virtuous Dance Center are honored to be currently representing the city of Fredericksburg, and the state of Virginia against all the Regional’s high scoring routines from all competitions that fall under the Star Dance Alliance in the region. The region Virtuous Dance Center routine is competing against covers North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania & New Jersey. Virtuous Dance Center represented the city of Fredericksburg this weekend April 26-29, 2019 at the Believe National Talent Competition in Woodbridge, VA, where their large group routine “Celine” choreographed by Mr. Dionte Michael received the highest scoring routine from the competition,...

Fredericksburg Dance Studio News – The World Dance Championship Is Coming

Fredericksburg Dance Studio News – The World Dance Championship Is Coming

Dancers from Virtuous Dance Center will be representing the city of Fredericksburg, VA this summer at the prestigious World Dance Championship. The World Dance Championship is a true competition of the Best of the Best where studios from across the globe come to compete for the title of World Dance Champion & is only attended by an invitation called the Golden Ticket. Eleven Dancers from Virtuous Dance Center are privileged to represent the area with two routines. The first routine awarded the Golden Ticket was choreograph by Mr. Diontey Michel and will be competing under the Large Contemporary Group Age...

Celebrating Success in Virtuous Dance Center

Celebrating Success in Virtuous Dance Center

What a great weekend to all Virtuous Dance Center Company Family at Groove National Dance Competition. A very Special Thanks to our Teachers/Choreographers Diontey Michael(Company Director) & Allie Perdue for making another memorable weekend for our dancers. And as always we want to thank our Company Parents for their trust and support and making this weekend possible. Help us congratulate our dancers for their hard work and success this weekend resulting in the following awards: Celine: Large Group Contemporary – Diamond, 1st in Category, 1st in Division (Choreographed by Diontey Michael) Sky Scrapper: Small Group Contemporary – Diamond, 1st in Category, 6th in Division...

Choosing the Best Jazz Dance Classes Near You

Choosing the Best Jazz Dance Classes Near You

There are a lot of dance studios out there, so how do you know which one will offer the best jazz dance classes near you? Over the years, the professionals from Virtuous Dance Center have garnered invaluable insight into what makes a great dance center and they want to share some of that with you. Below, you’ll find a few characteristics that set the best jazz dance classes apart from the rest. Variety of Options When choosing a dance studio, select one that offers a variety of options. A center that can teach everything from jazz to contemporary ballet means...

The Differences Between Classical Ballet & Modern Contemporary Dance Classes

The Differences Between Classical Ballet & Modern Contemporary Dance Classes

Dance is a beautiful way to express yourself to music, whether it be a classic waltz or with modern hip-hop steps. However, there are quite a few differences between classical ballet dancing and today’s more modern and contemporary styles. Virtuous Dance Center offers all types of dancing and they’ve collected some facts for you based on their many years of experience. For those who want to understand the major differences between classical ballet and modern contemporary dance classes, here are some things that set them apart. Ballet Uses Distinct Dress & Footwear One of the most noticeable differences between ballet...

Choosing the Best Tap Dance Classes Near You

Choosing the Best Tap Dance Classes Near You

Are you considering joining a dance center but aren’t sure where to start? Perhaps you’re looking for tap dance classes near you that both you and your child can enroll in. Virtuous Dance Center knows that there are a lot of dance centers in the area, so how do you whittle down the list? They’ve provided you with some of their expert insight here so you can select the best adult dance classes for your needs. Pick a Style Do you want to strictly study tap dancing, or maybe mix in some hip-hop dance or other contemporary styles? Having a...

Things You Need to Know About Hip Hop Dance Classes for Kids

Things You Need to Know About Hip Hop Dance Classes for Kids

There are all kinds of benefits that hip hop dance classes for kids offer, from helping them increase flexibility and gaining better balance to increasing coordination and helping in the development of muscle. There’s also the sheer joy of dancing to this incredibly energetic music. As a sub-genre of music, hip hop offers a lot of possibilities for kids, and there is a lot of information available covering anything you need to know before enrolling your kids in a class. Here are a few things you should consider before you take the plunge. Study The Moves A number of websites...

Hip Hop Dance Classes for Kids: Learn a New Style

Hip Hop Dance Classes for Kids: Learn a New Style

More and more people are waking up to the benefits of hip hop, and not just for the sheer joy and energy that this dancing inspires. Hip Hop dance classes for kids are a great way to introduce them to a new dance that’s entertaining while offering them all kinds of benefits. Simply put, it is a combination of different techniques that incorporates a number of challenging routines and beats. It is a high-energy dance experience that is fun for dancers of all ages, but especially for kids because it combines funky dance movements with trendy hip hop music that...