'Skate Dance Dream' makes Michigan tour stopKriengkrairut, Giulietti-Schmitt among stars to appear in Dimondale
Parker Pennington Productions is proud to announce Skate Dance Dream, which will be held Saturday, Nov. 9, at 7 p.m. at the Summit Sports and Ice Complex in Dimondale, Mich.
The star cast will be headlined by 2012 U.S. dance pewter medalists Lynn Kriengkrairut and Logan Giulietti-Schmitt, 2010 Olympian and U.S. dance silver medalist Emily Samuelson and former Team USA skater and world team member Beatrisa "Bebe" Liang. Cast subject to change.
Joining the cast will be Fox's So You Think You Can Dance Season Six top-six finalists Ashleigh DiLello and Ryan DiLello. The DiLellos are best known for their work as performers and choreographers on ABC's Dancing with the Stars and were the first married couple to dance their way into the top 10 as finalists of So You Think You Can Dance.
Skate Dance Dream fuses two of America's favorite arts, figure skating and dance, on one united stage, showcasing local figure skaters and dancers within the community at each tour stop. The show is designed to motivate and inspire by blending stars with the next generation of talent in special group numbers and event activities with the stars.
"With the rise in popularity of dance in recent years and the Winter Olympic season for figure skating just around the corner, this show offers fans and performers alike an up-close and personal experience with some of the top names in the entertainment industry," said Parker Pennington, executive producer of Skate Dance Dream. "It's not every day that you get to see this caliber of talent combined with the future stars of tomorrow. It's a show that will leave all of us feeling young and inspired."
Tour locations for 2014 have been set: Mentor, Ohio, on April 12, 2014, and Charleston, S.C., on July 19, 2014. For more information, visit www.SkateDanceDream.com.