Hethersett’s Yvonne School
of Dance held a presentation and Group Medal Examination Day at the Walter Roy
Theatre at the Hewett School in Norwich.
The afternoon consisted of
group medal performances staged in full costume. Over 100 pupils were involved
with the performances watched by a live audience and UTD examiners.
At the end of the day
certificates and special awards were presented to pupils who had taken
examinations over the past two years.
Awards for the highest
overall achievement went to: Juvenile section – Rosie Watts, Charley Bond
and Samantha House. Junior section – Megan Tovey, Sophie Cooke and Kirsty
Howard. Senior section – Katy Walker, Joanna Keane and Harriet Parsons.
Highest mark in single
subjects: Ballet, Joanna Keane; Tap, Molly Howes; Modern, Katie Andrews;
Acrobatic, Katy Walker.
UTD Awards of excellence went
to Katie Andrews and Freya Cooper
This event raised funds for
the Hethersett Dance Show fund, which was set up in 1987. Money raised by the
fund goes towards costuming pupils of the dance school for their bi – annual
school productions at Norwich
Theatre Royal. Fund-raising for the shows starts 18 months before the
production and several events are being planned before the next show in 2008.