Thunderstruck 2016 Overall “Top Studio Award” Winner

CONGRATULATIONS to EVERYONE who participated in the Thunderstruck Dance Competition March 2nd -6th Here are the FINAL OVERALL AWARDS presented at the end of the competition. These are given to the highest marks out of all the disciplines combined over the entire 5 day competition, in each of the following age & performance divisions. TOP STUDIO AWARD HIGHEST MARKS out of the ENTIRE Competition HIGHEST OVERALL SCORE – ROCK STAR TOP Award out of the ENTIRE Competition: “WHITE EYES” TEEN JAZZ LARGE GROUP – Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko THUNDERBOLT SOLO WINNER Highest Average Mark for 3 Solos BRYNNE ABGRALL DANCE EXCELLENCE AWARD “ASHT” Brynne Abgrall, Theresa Buchel, Alexys Purdie & Dasha Rice TEEN JAZZ SMALL GROUP SHINING STAR Choreography by Lindsay Nelko HIGHEST OVERALL SCORE ROCK STAR TOP TEEN ROUTINE Award out of the ENTIRE Competition “WHITE EYES” Teen Jazz Large Group Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz & Assistant: Ashley Robson HIGHEST OVERALL SHINING STAR TOP TEEN ROUTINE AWARD out of the ENTIRE Competition “ASHT” Brynne Abgrall, Theresa Buchel, Alexys Purdie & Dasha Rice Teen Jazz Small Group Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko HIGHEST OVERALL FUTURE STAR TOP TEEN ROUTINE AWARD out of the ENTIRE Competition REEVE SCHWEIGER – “BEYOND” Teen Ballet Solo Choreographed by Erin Hyman HIGHEST OVERALL FUTURE STAR TOP JUNIOR ROUTINE AWARD out of the ENTIRE Competition MAYA CANTOR – “DREAMER” Junior Lyrical Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko FUTURE STAR SOLO HIGH SCORE AWARD out of the ENTIRE Competition MAYA CANTOR – “DREAMER” Junior Lyrical Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko TEEN SHINING STAR SOLO HIGH SCORE AWARD out of the ENTIRE Competition DASHA RICE – “CLOUD NINE” Teen Contemporary Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko SENIOR SHINING STAR SOLO HIGH SCORE AWARD out of the ENTIRE Competition ZOE CHARRON- “SHE ENTERS” Senior Contemporary Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko TEEN ROCK STAR SOLO HIGH SCORE AWARD out of the ENTIRE Competition BRYNNE ABGRALL – “NOTHING CAN SEPARATE US” Teen Modern Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko SENIOR ROCK STAR SOLO HIGH SCORE RUNNER UP AWARD out of the ENTIRE Competition ALEXANDRA HAVERSTICK – “WANDERLUST” Senior Jazz Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko PERFORMANCE DIVISION OVERALLS – TOP 10 ROCK STAR DIVISON OVERALL TOP 10: SENIOR ROCK STAR LARGE GROUP 1st PLACE “ON FIRE” Platinum Thunder Award CONTEMPORARY GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistant: Marissa Westman 3rd PLACE “A ROYAL AFFAIR” Platinum Thunder Award MODERN GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistant: Marissa Westman 5TH PLACE “DYSMORPHIA” Lightning Gold Award MODERN GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistant: Marissa Westman 10TH PLACE “DYSTOPIA” Lightning Gold Award HIP HOP GROUP Choreographed by RACHEL COOPER Assistant: Alannah Matte ————————————————————————————————– SENIOR ROCK STAR SOLO age 17 & up 1st PLACE ALEXANDRA HAVERSTICK- “WANDERLUST” Platinum Thunder Award JAZZ SOLO Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 2ND PLACE ALEXIS FREDERICK – “SAY YOU LOVE ME” Platinum Thunder Award LYRICAL SOLO Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 4TH PLACE KATE FRIESEN – “OFF WITH THEIR HEADS!” Lightning Gold Award CHARACTER BALLET SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 5TH PLACE REBECCA PCHAJEK – “I CAN’T MAKE YOU LOVE ME” Lightning Gold Award LYRICAL SOLO Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko ————————————————————————————————– TEEN ROCK STAR LARGE GROUP 1ST PLACE “WHITE EYES” Platinum Thunder Award JAZZ GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistant: Ashley Robson 4thPLACE “THE INFINITE” Platinum Thunder Award LYRICAL GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistant: Ashley Robson TEEN ROCK STAR SMALL GROUP 1st PLACE “FAINT PULSE” Platinum Thunder Award MODERN GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 4TH PLACE “RAEIN” Platinum Thunder Award BALLET GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko ——————————————————————————————————— TEEN ROCK STAR SOLO 12 year olds 1st PLACE BRYNNE ABGRALL – “NOTHING CAN SEPARATE US” Platinum Thunder Award MODERN SOLO – Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko TEEN ROCK STAR SOLO 14 year olds 1st PLACE ALEXANDRA SDROLIAS – “LUMINOUS” Platinum Thunder Award CONTEMPORARY SOLO – Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 3RD PLACE KAYLA REYNOLDS – “ETERNAL” Platinum Thunder Award CONTEMPORARY SOLO – Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko ————————————————————————————————– SHINING STAR DIVISON OVERALL TOP 10 JUNIOR SHINING STAR LINE GROUP 2nd PLACE “ELEGANCE” High Gold Award BALLET LINE GROUP Choreographed by Erin Hyman Assistant: Courtney Vertz & Rebecca Pchajek 3rd PLACE “HOLDING OUT FOR A HERO” High Gold Award MUSICAL THEATRE LINE GROUP Choreographed by Joseph Sevillo & Catherine Wreford Assistant Teacher: Vanessa Westman 4th PLACE “GET TO WORK” High Gold Award HIP HOP GROUP Choreographed by Rachel Cooper Assistant: Alannah Matte __________________________________________________________________ JUNIOR SHINING STAR LARGE GROUP 1st PLACE “RUBY BLUE” Platinum Thunder Award JAZZ GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courntey Vertz Assistants: Marissa Westman & Alexandra Haverstick ————————————————————————————————– JUNIOR SHINING STAR SOLO age 10 2nd PLACE LANE STYLES – “THE WORLD WILL KNOW” Lightning Gold Award JAZZ Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 7th PLACE MORGAN RICE – “THIS PLACE IS A SHELTER” High Gold Award Contemporary Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko JUNIOR SHINING STAR SOLO age 11 2nd PLACE TAYLOR MASSON – “BRIM” Platinum Thunder Award JAZZ Solo Choreographed by Courtney Vertz 5th PLACE MICHELLE YANKOVSKY – “ALLEGRO BRILLIANTE” Lightning Gold Award BALLET Solo Choreographed by Erin Hyman 10th PLACE AVA MANALASTAS – “PETITE PAS CLASSIQUE” High Gold Award BALLET Solo Choreographed by Erin Hyman ______________________________________________________________________________________________ TEEN SHINING STAR LINE GROUP 1st PLACE “PURE IMAGINATION” Platinum Thunder Award JAZZ GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistants: Alexandra Haverstick & Ashley Robson 2nd PLACE “LA BOUTIQUE MAGIQUE” Lightning Gold Award BALLET GROUP Choreographed by Erin Hyman & Stacey Nickol Assistant: Selena Lagos 3rd PLACE “AT THE START” Lightning Gold Award CONTEMPORARY GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistants: Ashley Robson 4TH PLACE “PRE-GAME” Lightning Gold Award TAP GROUP Choreographed by Roxanne Tackie Assistant: Rebecca Pchajek 5th PLACE “GREA$E” Lightning Gold Award HIP HOP GROUP Choreographed by Rachel Cooper Assistant: Alannah Matte ————————————————————— TEEN SHINING STAR LARGE GROUP 1st PLACE “BE PREPARED” Lightning Gold Award MUSICAL THEATRE GROUP Choreographed by Joseph Sevillo & Catherine Wreford Assistant: Alissa Lyle 3rd PLACE “ANXIETY” Lightning Gold Award MODERN GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistant: Ashley Robson 4TH PLACE “GRANDE WALTZ” Lightning Gold Award BALLET GROUP Choreographed by Erin Hyman Assistant: Danelle Rougeau Suchy ————————————————————— TEEN SHINING STAR DUO/TRIO 4th PLACE “GRAND PAS DE TROIS” – BRYNNE ABGRALL, THERESA BUCHEL & KYLIE DESPINS Platinum Thunder Award BALLET TRIO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 8th PLACE “IT TAKES TWO” High Gold Award ELLA ANDERSEN & YOHAN GHILLE HIP HOP DUO Choreographed by Rachel Cooper ————————————————————— TEEN SHINING STAR SOLO age 12 1st PLACE DASHA RICE – “CLOUD NINE” Platinum Thunder Award CONTEMPORARY Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 2nd PLACE ANNABEL BUHLER – “ENCHANTED” Platinum Thunder Award BALLET Solo Choreographed by Erin Hyman 7th PLACE EMILY PINIUTA – “SLEEPLESS” High Gold Award LYRICAL Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko ————————————————————— TEEN SHINING STAR SOLO age 13 1st PLACE THERESA BUCHEL – “YELLOW” Platinum Thunder Award LYRICAL Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 2ND PLACE ALEXYS PURDIE – “DIMMAN KRYPER” Lightning Gold Award CONTEMPORARY Solo Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 4th PLACE JOSHUA PCHAJEK – “IF I ONLY HAD A BRAIN” Lightning Gold Award MUSICAL THEATRE Solo Choreographed by Joseph Sevillo 6th PLACE SOPHIE JANZEN – “NOT ABOUT ANGELS” Lightning Gold Award LYRICAL Solo Choreographed by Courtney Vertz 10th PLACE ALEXANDRA SDROLIAS – “ALL THAT JAZZ” Gold Award MUSICAL THEATRE Solo Choreographed by Catherine Wreford ________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR SHINING STAR DUO/TRIO 3RD PLACE EMMA PIMLOTT, KAYLA REYNOLDS & CLAIRE SPRIGGS – “PIZZICATO” Platinum Thunder Award BALLET POINTE TRIO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 8th PLACE AINSLEY CAMERON & AVERY CAMERON – “ANGULARITY” High Gold Award BALLET DUO Choreographed by Erin Hyman ——————————————————————————————— SENIOR SHINING STAR SOLO age 15 1st PLACE KYLIE DESPINS – “CHASING SHADOWS” Platinum Thunder Award CONTEMPORARY SOLO Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 2ND PLACE HAILEY OLFERT – “REMEMBER” Platinum Thunder Award CONTEMPORARY SOLO Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 4TH PLACE CLAIRE SPRIGGS – “WINTER CONCERTO” Lightning Gold Award BALLET SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 7th PLACE MADISON LACOMBE – “ON THE STEPS OF THE PALACE” Lightning Gold Award BALLET SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 10th PLACE TALIA HRABINSKY – “FEELIN GOOD” Lightning Gold Award TAP SOLO Choreographed by Karlee Rosenberg ________________________________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR SHINING STAR SOLO age 16 1st PLACE ZOE CHARRON- “SHE ENTERS” Platinum Thunder Award CONTEMPORARY SOLO Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 4TH PLACE EMMA PIMLOTT – “DULCINEA” High Gold Award BALLET POINTE SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 5TH PLACE ALEXANDRA PEREIRA – “BULLET PROOF” High Gold Award LYRICAL SOLO Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 6TH PLACE DANA MCCORMAC – “TIMELESS” High Gold Award BALLET POINTE SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman ________________________________________________________________________________________________ SENIOR SHINING STAR SOLO age 17& up 3rd PLACE REBECCA PCHAJEK – “ALLEGRO SEMPLICE” Lightning Gold Award BALLET POINTE SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 4TH PLACE KENDRA NEUFELD – “DOIN’ WHAT COMES NATURALLY” High Gold Award MUSICAL THEATRE SOLO Choreographed by Catherine Wreford 5TH PLACE KAHLAN MCNEILL – “IMPERIAL” High Gold Award BALLET POINTE SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 6TH PLACE HAILEY GERGELY – “ENDANGERED SPECIES” Gold Award TAP SOLO Choreographed by Jennifer Nychek 8TH PLACE GABRIELLE HILL – “ONE NORMAL NIGHT” Gold Award MUSICAL THEATRE SOLO Choreographed by Catherine Wreford FUTURE STAR DIVISON OVERALL TOP 10 TEEN FUTURE STAR LINE GROUP 1st PLACE “KNOCKOUT” Platinum Thunder Award HIP HOP GROUP Choreographed by Rachel Cooper Assistant: Alannah Matte ________________________________________________________________________________________________ TEEN FUTURE STAR SOLO 1st PLACE REEVE SCHWEIGER – “BEYOND” Lightning Gold Award BALLET SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 2ND PLACE LEANNE KUO – “EVERYBODY HURTS” Lightning Gold Award LYRICAL SOLO Choreographed by Courtney Vertz 3rd PLACE COLLETTE LECLERC – “SAFE AND SOUND” Lightning Gold Award LYRICAL SOLO Choreographed by Courtney Vertz 6th PLACE CHARLOTTE KOWALL – “A DAY AT THE PARK” High Gold Award BALLET SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 7th PLACE ANNABEL BUHLER – “SMILE” Gold Award LYRICAL SOLO Choreographed by Courtney Vertz ________________________________________________________________________________________________ JUNIOR FUTURE STAR LINE GROUP 1st PLACE “A GOOD DAY” Lightning Gold Award LYRICAL LINE GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistant: Ashley Robson 2ND PLACE “GAVOTTE EN RONDEAU” High Gold Award BALLET LINE GROUP Choreographed by Erin Hyman Assistant: Marissa Westman _______________________________________________________________________________________________ JUNIOR FUTURE STAR LARGE GROUP 1st PLACE “SEUSSICAL” Lightning Gold Award MUSICAL THEATRE GROUP Choreographed by Joseph Sevillo & Catherine Wreford Assistant: Vanessa Westman 2nd PLACE “DANCIN FOOL” High Gold Award JAZZ GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistant: Marissa Westman 3rd PLACE “Anastasia” High Gold Award MUSICAL THEATRE GROUP Choreographed by Joseph Sevillo & Catherine Wreford Assistant: Vanessa Westman _____________________________________________________________________________________________ JUNIOR FUTURE STAR DUO/TRIO 2nd PLACE CARMEN CLEMENT, AVA MANALASTAS & MORGAN RICE – “ABC VS OPP” High Gold Award HIP HOP TRIO Choreographed by Rachel Cooper ________________________________________________________________________________________________ JUNIOR FUTURE STAR SOLO 1ST PLACE MAYA CANTOR – “DREAMER” Platinum Thunder Award LYRICAL SOLO Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko 2ND PLACE EVELYN LITTLE “PRINCESS POLKA” Platinum Thunder Award BALLET SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman 5TH PLACE KILEY MCNEILL – “GONNA BE HAPPY” Lightning Gold Award JAZZ SOLO Choreographed by Courntey Vertz 6th PLACE NESYA GREAVES – “GANG OF RHYTHM” Lightning Gold Award TAP SOLO Choreographed by Jennifer Nychek 9th PLACE LILEIA SILVAGGIO – “EMERALD PRINCESS” Lightning Gold Award BALLET SOLO Choreographed by Erin Hyman _______________________________________________________________________________________________ PETITE FUTURE STAR LARGE GROUP 1st PLACE “JAILHOUSE ROCK” Platinum Thunder Award JAZZ GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Additional Teacher: Courtney Vertz Assistant: Marissa Westman RISING STAR DIVISON OVERALL TOP 10 ADULT RISING STAR LARGE GROUP 1st PLACE “EVOLVE” Platinum Thunder Award BALLET POINTE GROUP Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko Teachers: Liza George & Shelley Shearer 2ND PLACE “LA VIDA BREVE” Lightning Gold Award BALLET GROUP Choreographed by Stacey Nickol Additional Teacher: Erin Hyman 4th PLACE “GET TO WORK” High Gold Award TAP GROUP Choreographed by Jennifer Nychek & Roxanne Tackie ________________________________________________________________________________________________ SPECIAL JUDGES CHOICE AWARDS presented by the JUDGES. These dancers really stood out in the judge’s opinion. ALEXANDRA SDROLIAS “SO CAPTIVATING – BROUGHT CHOREOGRAPHY TO LIFE” For her Teen Contemporary Solo “Luminous” Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko EVELYN LITTLE “VERSATILITY & POTENTIAL” For her Junior Musical Theatre “In My Own Little Corner” & Ballet “Princess Polka” Choreographed by Joseph Sevillo (Musical Theatre) and Erin Hyman (Ballet) KILEY MCNEILL “HAPPY PERFORMANCE” For her Junior Jazz Solo “Gonna Be Happy” Choreographed by Courtney Vertz KYLIE DESPINS “GREAT LINES” For her Contemporary Solo “Chasing Shadows” Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko BRYNNE ABGRALL, THERESA BUCHEL & KYLIE DESPINS “PAY MONEY TO SEE IT & CHOREOGRAPHY!” For her Ballet Trio “Grand Pas de Trois” Choreographed by Erin Hyman ALEXIS FREDERICK “WOULD PAY TO SEE YOU PERFORM!” For her Lyrical Solo “Say You Love Me” Choreographed by Lindsay Nelko

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