Dancer: Melissa Moura
Dance Studio: Paula Terenzi Dance Complex
How many years have you been taking dance? 4
How many hours do you train per week?
6 – 7 hours in the studio, many hours per week at home
What is your favorite style of dance and why?
I love all styles of dance! I like acrobatics the best because I get to do tricks!
How many dance competitions/conventions do you attend each year?
I attend three to four a year and then nationals
What is your favorite dance you are performing this year?
Seven Girls it is my mini competition small group jazz routine. I love it because it is a fun dance and I get to dance with all my friends!
What is your favorite skill to perform? acrobatic tricks
Who inspires you?
My dance teachers inspire me! They teach me how to dance and I am always learning new things!
If you could work with any choreographer who would it be and why?
Miss Paula Terenzi
What is your favorite dance TV show?
What is your favorite dancewear? Capezio
What is your favorite dance moment?
My favorite moment was my second competition that I competed in modeling and dance. In modeling I won formal, and was first runner up in fashion and photogenic. I got a queen ribbon, tiara, and three medals! Then in my mini comp we placed first and made elite team! It was very exciting and fun!
If you could choreograph a dance for your studio, what song and style of dance would you choose? The song I would choose would be “In Summer” from the movie frozen and the style would be jazz. I love the movie and thought that part was funny.