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Bengal Dancers to present National Farewell Performance Jan. 11

Posted January 7, 2010

The Idaho State University Bengal Dancers will present a Nationals Farewell Performance on Monday, Jan. 11, at 7:30 p.m. in Reed Gymnasium.

Tickets are $3 at the door.  The ISU Bengal Dancers will perform their 2009 national competition routines that they will be competing with at the Universal Dance Association Collegiate Championship (UDA) held in Orlando, Fla., Jan. 16-17.

Local dance groups will also perform including the American Falls Highlights, Century Diamond Dancers, Cope’s Dance and Fitness (American Falls), Dana Smith Dance Studio, Dance It (Rexburg), Danceology Dance Studio, Infinity Dance Studio (Idaho Falls), Pocatello Indianettes and Sunrise Dance Academy. 

The Bengal Dancers will be having a silent auction at the performance on various items that have been donated.

The Bengal Dancers were USA Jazz National Champions in 2008, USA Hip Hop National Champions in 2007, and have been ranked in the top three since 2004.  The 14-member squad is coached by Hilary Johnson and assisted by Lindsay Tucker.