Start Date: Saturday, September 24, 2011
Denison: Singing and Dancing with the Stars
Sat, Sept 24th
Denison will showcase local talent in its first-ever Denison's Singing and Dancing with the Stars on Saturday, September 24. The event will be held at The Palazzo at 506 West Chestnut, and attendees will enjoy a fine meal followed by the area's best entertainment possible.
The dancing lineup was announced this week and is the best of local talent live in Downtown Denison. Practice has already begun in earnest, and trash talk is occurring amongst friends and on air. Those teams who will be the stars of the show are:
Maureen Kane (KXII TV) and Steve Salem (Student at Images of Dance)
Kris Hair (KTEN TV) and Zena Johnson (Cheer Exclusive)
Jason Taylor (KMKT) and Kristi Beeler (Kristina's Studio of Dance)
Horace Groff (Retired Judge) and Kaaren Teuber (Van Alstyne Ballroom Dance Instructor)
Steve Black (Grayson County College) and Ilona Nogarr (Denison Dance Academy)
Christi Wood (B. McDaniel) and Ron Alexander (Student at Images of Dance)
Dr. Angela Latham (TexomaCare) and Forrest Clearman (Student at Images of Dance)
Ronnie Cole (Virginia Cook Realtors) and Amy West (Images of Dance)
Other surprise performances will be featured and specially recruited judges will provide commentary on skills and techniques demonstrated throughout the evening. After the performance, the dance floor will be opened to everyone interested in having a good time.
Teams will be competing in two categories--talent and fundraising. Sponsorships are available by calling 903-464-4452 and benefits range from inclusion in advertising to having the company's logo appear on the step and repeat backdrop for event photos. Other funds will be raised prior to the event and on-site.
Online voting will be available at www.denisontexas.com after September 1. Be sure to mention your favorite team when purchasing tickets. The event is a fundraiser for Downtown Dension Inc. Tickets to the event will be $60 and attire will be black-tie optional. The red carpet reception will begin at 6p.m. with photos on the step and repeat backdrop. Cash bar will be available through out the evening. For more info on how you can support Downtown Denison and Denison's Singing and Dancing with the Stars, contact 903.464.4452 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.