2021 Season Highlights:
The 2021 PBR competition team is celebrating one of the best seasons ever, winning choreography awards, first places, special awards, and overall awards at all the competitions we attended. These are some highlights of this season:
Celebration in Altoona
Celebration in Altoona
- “Spare Change” won the highest score of competition age 13 and over.
- First Place in their division: “ Spare Change” “I Won’t Give Up” “You Should Be Dancing” “The River Flows In You”
- Judges Choice Awards: Erin Statler, Mia Noel, and group dance “Fight Song”
- Show Stopper Award: Maddie Smith
- Category Awards: Emily Liebal, Mackie Beckel, Erin Statler, and group dance “Spare Change”
- Dancer of the Year Finalist: Emily Liebal and Mackie Beckel
- Performance Award: “Rojo” and “Big Bad Wolf”
- Costume Award: “The River Flows In You”
- PBR won the top studio of the competition with the most first places for the 2nd season back to back!
- Maddie Smith won a mic drop award and highest scoring solo/duet/trio of the competition age 12 and over
- Maddie Smith won Elite Division Senior Miss Encore
- Will Stadtmiller won Competitive Division Petite Mister Encore
- “I Won’t Give Up” won highest score of competitive group dances age 11 and under.
- First Place in their division: “I Won’t Give Up” “Kooza” “Fight Song’ “Spare Change” “All Is Well”
- Jaynie Estlow won the Grand Final Scholarship in the competitive teen solo division.
- Alyssa Chestney won the Discovery Spotlight Scholarship in the competitive teen solo division.
- Judges Choice: Alyssa Chestney, Gracie Monahan, Lillian Roberts, and group dance “Spare Change”
- “Spare Change” won highest score of group dances.
- “Kooza” won highest scoring production
- First Place in their division: “You Should Be Dancing” “Spare Change” “Silent Tappers” “I Won’t Give Up”
- Mr Bill Awards: Erin Statler, Maddie Smith and group dances “Fight Song” “ Rojo” and “Fuego”
- PBR won the Congeniality Award!
- “Coming Home” won an Overall Cash Award
- Lia Ross won First Place in the junior elite solo division
- Ian Schmoke won a Choreography Award for senior contemporary dance “Spare Change”
- First Place In Division: “Spare Change” and “Big Bad Wolf”
- Sheer Ambassadors: Will Stadtmiller and Mackie Beckel
- Erin Statler won the Vicki Sheer Award and Dance X Award
- Sarah Saylor won the highest ballet score of the competition
- Excellence Awards: Sidnie Yoder and Mackie Beckel
- PBR won the Sportsmanship Award!
- Rachel Monahan won a Choreography Award for “Fight Song”
- Mackie Beckel won 12 and under Improv Award
- “I Won’t Give Up” won Judges Choice Award
- First place in their division: “I Won’t Give Up” “Fight Song” “Fuego” Rojo”
- First place in advanced junior and senior trio divisions: Junior - “Silent Tappers” Senior - “Should Be Dancing”
- Maddie Smith won All Out Excellence for her solo “Grinch”
- Will Stadtmiller won Mini Mr All Out Dance
2020 Season Highlights:
2019 Season Highlights:
Encore Grand Finals in Charleston
Sheer Elite in Lancaster