The San Pedro Sun

The San Pedro Dance Academy brings a ‘Tropical Christmas’ to the island

The San Pedro dance Academy once again ushered in the Christmas spirit with their annual end-of-year Christmas show.

Titled “Tropical Christmas”, the event took place on Sunday, December 4th at 7PM at the San Pedro Lions den. The annual performance serves as a fundraiser to support the Dance Academy, which has been in existence for 16 years.

Attendees were delighted by the variety of creative dance routines, each one demonstrating the talent and skills of the group members.

Participants included beginners, intermediate beginners-advanced and seniors. Elaborate theme costumes shone onstage during each dance, the well-executed choreography showcasing a variety of rhythms, from modern contemporary to classic ballet and traditional folklore.

A stirring performance titled ‘El Santa Negro’ was done in honor of the late Rosita Baltazar.

Baltazar was a talented dance instructor who greatly contributed to the development of the San Pedro dance academy. She sadly passed away after a battle with cancer, but her memory lives on in the various students whose lives she touched.

The San Pedro Dance Academy would like to thank all their students and parents who made this year’s event possible.

They also thank everyone who attended the show, and all the sponsors that have continuously supported the Academy throughout their 16 years of performances and practice.