Enjoy a night of dancing and support performing arts in St. Johns County July 8, when Flagler College Lewis Auditorium will be the setting for Dancing with the Stars St. Johns style. Curtain time is 7 p.m., and general admission is $25.
VIP tickets are $50 and include reserved seating and complimentary beverage at the VIP after party at Centro Piano Bar.
Tickets are available at http://www.dancingstarsofsjc.com.
This is an annual event to support the St. Augustine Community School of Performing Arts, Inc. Formatted like the popular TV show, this pro-show is generously donated by Arthur Murray Dance Studio Championship faculty. Signature sponsor is WSOS 103.9 FM.
This year’s dancers include:
Sylvia Cerri-Bartels (Sponsor – Pet Camp LLC & ThermaServe) – A mostly self-taught artist and a graduate of Florida School of the Arts. She will be attending the University of North Florida to work on her Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts and the Business of Art.
Sylvia has created a variety of murals and had several showings at the St. Augustine Art Association. She sold her art for two years at the Riverside Art market in Jacksonville, Florida, the Art & Farmers Market in St. Augustine, Florida, The Starving Artist in St. Augustine and through business and private showings.
Rachel Danielson (Sponsor Old Florida Museum & Elite Marketing Consultants) –She has an Associate Arts Degree from Florida State College at Jacksonville; where she studied four years of American Sign Language. With two young children of her own
Rachel says she continues to thrive her musical career by enriching the lives of others with love and passion, teaching children music with sign language at St. Augustine Community School of Performing Arts, Inc.(SACSPA).
Brittany Jones (Sponsor – Wedding Bells Florida & FBT Mortgage) She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Parks & Tourism from the University of Florida, where she specialized in Event Management and founded her own company in 2013. Uncorked Occasions, derived from her love of champagne and occasions, provides event consulting and coordination for a variety of events, including proposals, weddings, corporate meetings, non-profit fundraisers and social events, locally, nationally and internationally.
Nicola “Nickie” Gorce – (Sponsor – Bayview Healthcare) – She is a Florida certified educator and mental health professional. She currently shares her passion for teaching with all her Zumba students, ages 3 to 105. She specializes in Zumba Kids, Aqua Zumba and Zumba Gold.
Melanie Hardin – (Sponsor – Centerstate) – Melanie is no stranger to the All-Star cheer world, as it has been a part of her life as an athlete and coach for many years.
Megan McCloud – (Sponsor – Animal Medical Clinic & Murray Hill Theatre Ministries) – Megan is an ordained minister through the Assemblies of God and is the founder of her own business, What HE Sees. The business encompasses her music, evangelistic, and media ministries. Megan works as a VPK teacher at Tutor Time Learning Facility and loves watching the students grow and learn in early education.