IRISH KNIGHT DANCE TAKES 2ND IN LAS VEGAS!
Notre Dame High Schools Irish Knight Dance Guard takes 2nd place at The Winter Guard Association of Southern California (W.G.A.S.C.) show in Las Vegas, Nevada. W.G.A.S.C. is the largest circuit in the west coast and this is the second time IK Dance has placed 2nd and earned 1st in the Dance Caption. We are very proud of our Irish Knight Dance Team!
DANCE GUARD INSTRUCTOR: LETICIA ALCURAN
Leticia Alcuran was born and raised in Los Angeles County where she began dancing at the early age of five. She has danced professionally for Disney and in the circus show RIPTIDE, at Sea World (San Antonio, TX). She was also the female lead performer of the Tony and Emmy Award-Winning Broadway Show BLAST! – in the Anaheim Cast and on the North America and Japan Tours. Leticia’s technical training in Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Polynesian, and Color Guard makes her unique choreographic style stand on its own. She has choreographed and taught all over Southern California, including summer workshops for W.G.A.S.C. and Riverside Community College. She performed with Santa Clara Vanguard, Blue Devils, and Fantasia Winter Guard. Leticia completed a Bachelor’s in Fine Arts in Dance Performance and Choreography from the California Institute of the Arts. She was awarded a full scholarship from the Limon Dance Company New York Summer Intensive where she studied under Risa Steinberg, Artistic Director at Julliard. Leticia is the Color Guard Instructor for Notre Dame High School and has her judges’ certification for W.G.A.S.C.