11 April 2017 Read: 228
As a tribute to their outgoing coach, the dancers of the Linda Pienaar Dance Academy at Ben Vorster boasted exceptional performances at the recent dance eisteddfod held last week.
Their results ranged from between 90% and 97% Double Gold awards. Marthinus Grobler completed his solo routine with a score high enough to earn him a 94% Double Gold and a 97% Diamond award.
Anika Schmidt, Zoë Jacobs, Zinnia du Plessis, Nicola van Heyningen, Zanel Steenkamp and Lisa Greyling all received a 95% Diamond award in the modern dance category. For their emotionally fuelled duet, Lara Scheepers and Zinnia du Plessis received a Double Gold award while Lara’s duet with Jessica Goody delivered the same result.
Kayla Vermaak , Lisa Greyling , Zoë Jacobs, Nicola van Heyningen and Zinia du Plessis managed a group Diamond for their well-choreographed on stage manoeuvres, and Jessica Goody , Zanel Steenkamp, Zinnia du Plessis and Lara Scheepers each walked away with a 94% Double Gold following their solo performances.