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Gila Ridge dance to host YUHSD ‘Dance a Day’ event

The Gila Ridge High School dance department is hosting the Yuma Union High School District “Dance a Day” event at Gila Ridge High School on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  All district schools will be in attendance for the event.

Each campus will bring their Performing Dance classes to participate in a day of dancing and fun activities, culminating in an informal dance presentation. 

“All of our high schools in the district come together for a fun day of dancing and take classes from professional dance teachers in Phoenix and Yuma,” GRHS dance instructor Tami White said. “Participants will have an opportunity to perform in our informal dance presentation at the end.”

The guest teachers this year will be Bridgette Brizillo with Cazo Dance Company from Phoenix and Angelique Hernandez with the Ballet Folklorico Corazon de Yuma. Also participating as guest teachers will be Dawn Atherton, Myriah Farrar, Alex Lackey, Michelle Parker, Abi White, Deidre Seale and Danielle McLaughlin. 

James Kuzniak