BC Annual Dance Competition

Matthew Allen / The Northern View                                Alana Rysstad, Catherine Phuong, Hannah Graham, Kathy Nguyen, Gillian Jardim, Katrina Duong, Hailey Cox, Jamie Scherr, Ruby Ferlaino, Nathania Cam and Danicah Cam perform “Din Da” at the B.C. Annual Dance Competition Gala. This year’s competition was the biggest yet. Prince Rupert saw more than 390 dancers from across the province and beyond take the Lester Centre stage and perform their best. For more on the competition turn to page A23.

Prince Rupert welcomes biggest B.C. Dance Competition

More than 390 dancers from B.C. and Alberta took to the stage from May 6-12


The BC Annual Dance Competition is returning to Prince Rupert for May 6-12. (File photo)

B.C. Dance Competition is back for its 29th year

This year, more than 390 dancers will be travelling to Prince Rupert for the competition


Gillian Jardim, centre, embraces her fellow finalists in the Senior Performer of the Year announcement. Jardim won the 2017 prize of $2,000 for her talents this past week. Kevin Campbell photo.

Jardim, Jackson big winners at 2017 B.C. Annual Dance Competition

Saturday gala featured 300 dancers performing in ballet, hip hop numbers and more