At DSD, we strive to keep you informed and up to date. Each month you’ll receive our monthly E-newsletter the first week of the month.
Please be sure to read your monthly E-newsletters as they contain important reminders and updates throughout the season on classes, special programs, recital, and more!
Intermediate and advanced level dancers are invited to audition for an enchanting Nutcracker Dreams performance, featuring collaboration with the Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra! The production will transport you to the enchanting Land of Sweets, where dancers will have the opportunity to shine in classic roles, including the Sugar Plum Fairy, Spanish, Arabian, Chinese, Russian, Mirlitons, Mother Ginger, Waltz of the Flowers, and the Dew Drop Fairy under the direction of SK Stone.
Auditions are open to all intermediate and advanced dancers in the community.
Saturday, December 9, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.
Pablo Center at the Confluence
Experience the magic of the holiday season as the Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra & Diamond School of Dance collaborate for this enchanting performance of excerpts from Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker.
Witness the beloved story come to life with stunning costumes, beautiful choreography by SK Stone, and the soaring sounds of the Symphony in this unforgettable holiday collaboration.
Destin, Florida - July 1, 2023 - Diamond School of Dance (DSD) is thrilled to announce the outstanding success of its competitive teams at the Mark of Excellence National Talent competition held in Destin, Florida. DSD's dedication to helping children achieve their full potential in life and dance has once again been validated by the remarkable achievements of its talented dancers.
This year DSD's season theme was "Elevate". Elevated excellence, commitment, passion and teamwork. It was incredible to see the hard work and dedication elevated on the national stage! DSD's Junior High Performance Company and Senior High Performance Company teams captured the national title and highest scoring routine on the prestigious national stage. The Junior team's lyrical group routine, "The Hill," secured the 1st overall position, while the Senior team's contemporary routine, "Impending Doom of the Heart," clinched the top spot in their respective categories.
Notably, Maya and Ava Finn, a dynamic sister duo, claimed 1st overall in the teen duo/trio division, earning the coveted title of national champions. Furthermore, Lily Knopps triumphed in the Mini solo division, taking home the national title and being crowned national solo master.
The remarkable achievements of the dancers were not the only cause for celebration. Angelina Arroyo, DSD's competitive director and lead choreographer, received well-deserved recognition for her outstanding work, as she was awarded "Best Choreography" for the breathtaking routine "Patterns" on the national stage.
The journey was not solely about hard work and performances. DSD's owner, Alicia Knopps, shared "We had an incredible week not only working hard rehearsing and performing but also making forever memories with our team. We will never forget all the memories! That is what it is all about. Being a part of a team like this is like being family. The studio is a second home to our dancers and this experience only brought us all closer."
Diamond School of Dance would like to extend its gratitude to the dancers, parents, instructors, and the entire community for their continuous support.
Diamond School of Dance (DSD) has been serving the Chippewa Valley for 23 years. DSD is committed to helping children achieve their full potential in life and dance. With a mission to create a positive and supportive environment, DSD provides exceptional training and opportunities for dancers to thrive. Offering a wide range of dance styles and a highly dedicated team of instructors, DSD is known for its commitment to excellence, passion, and teamwork.
For more information about Diamond School of Dance's competitive program please contact us at Info@diamondschoolofdance.com or 715-577-1285.