Tag Archives: dance


Dancers to compete on world stage

PROSPECT — Dancers from the Connecticut Dance Theatre and the Arts studio will put their moves to the test on the world stage. The dance studio in Prospect is sending…


Dance teams put best foot forward

BEACON FALLS — Naugatuck Valley League dance teams took center stage at the league championship Feb. 24 at Woodland Regional High School. The Woodland dance team finished as NVL runner-up….


Dance, cheer teams make noise

The Woodland dance team and the cheerleading squad both thrived this season. The Hawks put up high numbers at the NVL championships and in state competitions. The Woodland dance team…


Hawks dance to second

WATERTOWN — The Woodland dance team finished second at the Naugatuck Valley League dance championship Feb. 11 at Watertown High. Wolcott finished first. “Taking second felt great, the girls worked…

Area winners of the Maura Horgan Memorial Championship Trophy competition held April 9, from left, Lindsey Pappas, Christain Carione and Jennifer Zollo presented by Horgan Academy director, Dr. Maureen Horgan.

Irish feis grows larger with each year

NAUGATUCK – Four hundred dancers from 14 states and two Canadian provinces jigged their way to the Continental Room earlier this month for the Horgan Academy of Irish Dance Spring…


Borough celebrates cultural heritage

NAUGATUCK – The aroma of fresh empanadas, tandoori chicken, and apple pie lured visitors into the high school cafeteria the evening of March 24. The food and the people were…

The Naugatuck Chamber Singers perform "Jablu Jesu," an African song, during the Cultural Heritage Fair March 24.
WOODLAND ATHLETICS The Woodland dance team took second in kick line and fourth in jazz at the state dance competition last Saturday.

Woodland dancers cap off stellar season

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland dance team just completed another fantastic season, yet it seems like nobody noticed—again. But it’s time to take notice because the Hawks once again placed…