'Take the Stage' Fundraiser Held for Penn College Dance Team

Published 06.03.2012


Members of the Penn College Dance Team perform "Welcome to the Jungle"Coach Milissa Augustine, with a young (and portable) student, during "Wipe Out"Academy students don baseball garb for the "Shoeless Joe" number from "Damn Yankees"Dance team members Kelly M. Daum, of Wysox (left), and Brandy L. Krause, of Pine Grove, take to the stage (and to the air) for a "Step in Time" tap number from Disney's "Mary Poppins"With a spirited routine to "Knock on Wood" and "Krazy," the Penn College Dance Team performs the show's finaleMembers of the Penn College Dance Team, along with guest students from coach Milissa Augustine's downtown dance academy, took the stage of the Klump Academic Center Auditorium for a fundraiser Sunday afternoon. The two-hour production offered 26 performances – from jazz, tap, lyrical and hip hop to Irish clogging, musical theater and African rhythms. The musical selections that accompanied the choreography were a variety of contemporary, traditional and urban, with a touch of Disney and Broadway. All proceeds benefit the team's fundraising goals for the 2012-13 season.