Dancers extend an invitation to spend ‘A Night at the Circus’

Escanaba – Nancy Richer, owner/instructor of N & T Dance, presents her 25th annual dance recital “A Night at the Circus.” The show will include students from the Bark River-Harris, Carney-Nadeau, and North Central area schools. The students, who range in age from 4-15 years old, will perform tap, jazz, ballet and hip hop dances.

The first half of the recital will include dances choreographed to a variety of music, with the second half consisting of circus-themed music. Country Rose (Rose Mary Rae) will be a guest singer.

N & T Dance staff members include: instructors, Hannah Davenport, Hailie and Holly Richer (Nancy’s daughters), and Krystle St. John; receptionist/supervisor, Judi Stauch; and student assistants, Austyn and Savana Kirschner.

“A Night at the Circus” will be held In Escanaba at the Escanaba Upper Elementary Schools’ William Oliver Auditorium on Saturday at 7 p.m. Tickets for the recital may be purchased at the door for $8. Doors will open for the public at 6:30 p.m.

N & T Dance students include the following:

Pre-Dance – Faith Deno, Ashlynn Gustafson, Grace Hahn, McKenzie and Lexi Hoffmeyer, Genesis LaPalm, Paige Monson, Danica Peterson, and Gracie Robinette;

Group 1 – Bristal Castle, Bella Chaney, Mitchell Corrigan, Lilly Cronick, Lauren Fazer, Andrea Lauscher, Elodie Lenca, Grace Maule, Madelynn Shawlin, and McKenzie Walters;

Group 2 – Morgan Fazer, Emily Linn, Ava McDonough, Sophia Royer, Avery Rygh, and Zoe Stauch;

Group 3 – Madelyn Corrigan, Savanna Gagne, Allison Harto, Kallie Knick, Chloe Lindquist, Arieanna Royer, Jasmine Shaver, and Hailey Williams;

Group 4 – Desiree Deace, Suzanne Deneau, Lillian Guenette, Alaska Peterson, Emily Robinette, and Kamero Shubert;

Group 5 – Miranda Anderson, Chloe Brace, Kaylee Dittrich, Laura Gallager, Katherine Greenfield, Marissa Hammerberg, Zandria Kell, Hailey Randal, and Chloe Webber;

Group 6 – Selena Britton, Hailey Boucher, MaKenzie Holle, Austyn Kirschner, Madalyn Mayers, Grace Peterson, Rachael Shepherd, and Jasmine Walters;

Group 7 – Alyssa Ault, Abby Connaher, Marissa Frisk, Elizabeth Konkel, Caitlin Kregelka, Holly Mathias;

Group 8 – Marissa Derouin, MiKayla Diedrick, Tianna Halfaday, Linnea Johnson, Savana Kirschner, and Khalilah Lane.