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A video posted to Lisa’s School of Dance Facebook page teaches the steps for one final big dance number before the Langley school of dance closes (Facebook image)

VIDEO: A Langley dance studio will choreograph its exit

Before they close, Lisa’s Dance Studios plans one final production, a flash mob

 

People attend the massive experimental concert “Ambition Live Again,” organized by Assistance Publique-Hopitaux de Paris and music industry union Prodiss to assess health risks. (Instagram/Merwanrim)

Paris hosts test concert letting 5,000 people dance together in arena

It was a public health experiment to prepare France to host big events again

 

A screenshot from a Nuu-chah-nulth healing song and performance created in collaboration between Hjalmer Wenstob and Timmy Masso. (Screenshot from YouTube)

VIDEO: Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation brothers produce COVID-19 healing song

Hjalmer Wenstob and Timmy Masso share dance and inspiration.

 

Infinity Cheer Elite members performing a routine in person before the COVID-19 pandemic. (Special to The Star)

Aldergrove’s Infinity Cheer Elite members win at virtual provincial championships

Meena Goundrey, Kaitlynn Rivney, and Gigi Reimer all placed first in their levels

Infinity Cheer Elite members performing a routine in person before the COVID-19 pandemic. (Special to The Star)
Dancer Carolyn Currey performed to O Holy Night on Thursday (Dec. 10) at Mill Lake Park in Abbotsford. (Screengrab from video)

VIDEO: Ballerina presents surprise park performance in Abbotsford

Carolyn Currey dances to Christmas classic O Holy Night

Dancer Carolyn Currey performed to O Holy Night on Thursday (Dec. 10) at Mill Lake Park in Abbotsford. (Screengrab from video)
At the Langley Cheer and Athletics Gym, athletes were back to training six feet apart under newly tightened restrictions on Tuesday, Nov. 10 (Sam Farrell/special to Langley Advance Times)
At the Langley Cheer and Athletics Gym, athletes were back to training six feet apart under newly tightened restrictions on Tuesday, Nov. 10 (Sam Farrell/special to Langley Advance Times)
Gurdeep Pandher, a Yukon-based bhangra dancer, shows his skill with sweeping arm movements and high kicks on the steps of the BC Legislature Building on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)

VIDEO: Internet famous Yukon-based bhangra dancer explores Vancouver Island

Gurdeep Pandher spreads joy through dance, forms cross-cultural connections amid pandemic

Gurdeep Pandher, a Yukon-based bhangra dancer, shows his skill with sweeping arm movements and high kicks on the steps of the BC Legislature Building on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020. (Devon Bidal/News Staff)
Young Langley Highland dancers and bagpipers perform for seniors

Young Langley Highland dancers and bagpipers perform for seniors

Members of the Thistlebrook Academy paraded down Walnut Grove streets to spread some Scottish cheer

Young Langley Highland dancers and bagpipers perform for seniors
Care to Dance?

Care to Dance?

From never having danced before to becoming an instructor

  • May 4, 2020
Care to Dance?
Darlene Dew, 75, shares a new dance video daily with the hope of brightening people’s spirit. (Lisa’s School of Dance/Facebook)

WATCH: 75-year-old mom shares daily dance video to keep Langley smiling

Darlene Dew dresses in a different costume for each video

Darlene Dew, 75, shares a new dance video daily with the hope of brightening people’s spirit. (Lisa’s School of Dance/Facebook)
Square dancers show their moves at the three-day provincial “Festival 2019” last summer in Salmon Arm. The event attracted around 500 participants. A new square dance club has now been formed in the Fraser Valley.

New square dance club offers free lessons in February

Valley Promenaders serve Abbotsford, Aldergrove and Langley

  • Feb 13, 2020
Square dancers show their moves at the three-day provincial “Festival 2019” last summer in Salmon Arm. The event attracted around 500 participants. A new square dance club has now been formed in the Fraser Valley.
Langley ballerina graces stage in Swan Lake production

Langley ballerina graces stage in Swan Lake production

Sharon Collins performs encore performance of Swan Lake with Coastal City Ballet in Surrey

Langley ballerina graces stage in Swan Lake production
Langley dancer becomes provincial champ

Langley dancer becomes provincial champ

Ten-year-old Ryen Wise earned first place at the BC Performing Arts Festival

Langley dancer becomes provincial champ
A mix of students and residents danced the night away at Brookswood Secondary’s 11th Annual Swing night. (Ryan Uytdewilligen/Langley Advance Times)

Brookswood learns to swing dance

Brookswood Secondary holds it’s 11th annual swing dance fundraiser

A mix of students and residents danced the night away at Brookswood Secondary’s 11th Annual Swing night. (Ryan Uytdewilligen/Langley Advance Times)
Aldergrove dancer to tour with Ariana Grande

Aldergrove dancer to tour with Ariana Grande

Former Kick It Up A Notch dancer, Mao Kawakami, will perform with the star on her next world tour.

Aldergrove dancer to tour with Ariana Grande
From left: assistant coach Gabriel Sanchez, William Jope, Romy Sanchez, Darylle Johnson. (Sam Anderson)

Cloverdale hip hop crew places second in world dance championship

‘Queen Bz’ represented Canada at 2017 World Hip Hop Dance Championship, won silver

From left: assistant coach Gabriel Sanchez, William Jope, Romy Sanchez, Darylle Johnson. (Sam Anderson)
Square dance festival hits Cloverdale Fairgrounds next week

Square dance festival hits Cloverdale Fairgrounds next week

Three-day provincial festival will bring in hundreds of dancers from across B.C. and the U.S.

Square dance festival hits Cloverdale Fairgrounds next week