dancers from Burnham area scoop medals at dance festival
from across the Burnham-On-Sea area are this week celebrating
scooping top awards at the annual Taunton Dance Festival.
Lucy Gunter Dance Centre in Highbridge entered a large group of
local students into the popular festival.
youngsters beat off the competition from other local dance schools
and did the centre proud.
the group's soloists who entered all either won gold medals or
were placed second or third.
and under ballet solo category, Riannon Love won gold, Scarlett
Puddy was 2nd and Dorothy Green came 3rd.
the 7yrs and under modern solo group, Scarlett Puddy and Riannon
Love came first.
in the 11 and 12yrs modern solo category, Yanika Johnson won a
gold medal while Sasha Moores was 3rd.
was also success in the 11 and 12 yrs ballet solo group, where
Daisy Orme won a gold medal. In the 11
and 12 yrs tap solo section, Daisy Orme won gold.
dance centre also won the 13 years and under cabaret group section
with a massive 88 marks distinction, thereby scooping the gold
Gunter told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I am so proud and extremely
pleased with our achievements at this competition. This whole
year has been amazing for us!"
many medals and trophies have been won and there have been fantastic
exam results for our students."
Some of the winners from the The Lucy Gunter Dance Centre in Highbridge