Find Scottish Dance, American announced that 14 US Scottish Highland Dancers will bring their particular bags, dance shoes and costumes to execute inside 66th Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, one of several world’s many prestigious worldwide presentations. From August 7 – 29th, the U.S. performers will join bagpipers, drummers, singers as well as other dancers from four continents in an everyday presentation that entertains an annual onsite audience of 220, 000 and an at-home market of 100 million all over the world.
This marks 1st year American Scottish Highland Dancers have-been welcomed to audition to do into the Tattoo. 188 people from Scotland, Canada, Australia, as well as the united states of america provided audition videos, competing for 66 coveted spots.
“This is a huge success for those hard-working performers, as well as for recognition of Scottish Highland Dancing in the usa, ” said William Weaver, President, Federation of usa Teachers and Adjudicators of Highland Dancing. “We would be proud to see these women represent the U.S. inside world-stage overall performance and want them the most effective in what should be an unforgettable experience.”
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Maty Ennis (Glenside, PA), Caroline Drummond (Maple Glen, PA) and Brigid Peyton (Maple Glen, PA), centuries 19, 17, and 18 respectively, have now been moving together for more than 14 years within Campbell School of Highland, positioned in Maple Glen, PA. The art, precision, and athleticism of Highland Dancing remains perfected through day-to-day practice, national and worldwide competitions, and gratification possibilities. All three of these girls have actually separately won the name Champion on several occasions and collectively have actually obtained first place within the U.S. nationwide Choreography competition for the previous four successive many years.
“To watch these three young women develop and dance collectively over time is a significant experience” said, Kathleen Drummond, Director associated with the Campbell class of Highland Dance. “To view all of them dancing so seamlessly together is always to know their relationship and their passion for this art.”