Friday: Ballroom With A Twist

TROUPE’s Laugh Out Loud Series
February 17, 2014
Hear the “Sound of Trumpets” with the BVSO
February 18, 2014

The stars and finalists of  “Dancing With The Stars”, “American Idol” and “So You Think You Can Dance” are coming to the Piney Woods Fine Arts Association for one night only, February 21.

The stars and finalists of  “Dancing With The Stars”, “American Idol” and “So You Think You Can Dance” are coming to the Piney Woods Fine Arts Association for one night only, February 21. Hosted at the Crockett Civic Center, Ballroom With A Twist is an evening of entertainment for the entire family, highlighted by stunning costumes, magnificent music and breathtaking performances that pushes the boundaries of ballroom dance, infusing it with the energy and intensity of the latest contemporary and “hip-hop” styles. 

It’s the who’s who of the dance and singing world joining together for an evening of grace, athleticism and passion. “Dancing with the Stars” hot-shot pros are joined by “American Idol” and “So You Think You Can Dance” finalists.  “Dancing with the Stars” Emmy-nominated Louis van Amstel’s choreography brings a new level of excitement and flash to this family-friendly evening. 

“Ballroom With A Twist” will feature a frenzy of sizzling dance moves by professional international dancers spanning the Samba, Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep and Jive. As if the jaw-dropping dancers aren’t enough to keep you ogling at smooth moves and high kicks, several of your favorite “American Idol” finalists join the bill with their powerhouse-hit songs.

The stars include “Dancing With The Stars” professional troupe member, Oksana Dmytrenko, “American Idol” finalists Gina Glocksen (Season Six) and Von Smith (Season Eight) along with “So You Think You Can Dance” finalists Randi Lynn Strong, Jonathan Platero (Season Five) and Legacy (Season six). The show is choreographed by “Dancing with the Stars”‘ Emmy-nominated Louis van Amstel and his passion and expertise bring a new level of excitement and flash to this family-friendly evening.

Tickets start at $32 and are available online at www.pwfaa.org. or by calling the Piney Woods Fine Arts Assoc. office at (936) 544-4276 Mon-Fri from 9:00am-1:00pm.

“Ballroom With A Twist” is sponsored by Citizen’s National Bank and Wal-Mart and presented by PWFAA in association with KIVY/KMVL, Houston County Courier, Messenger and County Life magazine.

For more information regarding any of PWFAA’s events, visit www.pwfaa.org.