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Young dancers raise cash for Macmillan Cancer Support
5:40pm Wednesday 21st November 2012 in News
A DANCE show held at The Moonraker pub, in Pinehurst, recently raised £752 for Macmillan Cancer Support.
The Street Elite dance team put on eight dances in a variety of styles in front of a crowd of 120 people.
The routines included contemporary, jazz and street dance to music ranging from the early ‘90s to the present day.
There was also a raffle which with donated prizes, including a cake made by Frances Young at Fran’s Fancies and a £60 tattoo voucher from the artists at Skin Kandy tattoo studio in Cheney Manor Road, Swindon.
Dance teacher Samantha Williams,who choreographed the dances with aspiring dance teacher, Jade Kirk, said: “It was a true community event and I am very happy to say that altogether we raised a whopping £752.47.
“This will be donated to Macmillan Cancer Support.
“This charity was chosen after they helped a close family member of mine when they were suffering with throat cancer towards the end of last year.
The Street Elite run drop-in classes at The Hub, 32 The Circle Pinehurst on Saturday from 10.30am to 11.30am for seven to 11-year-olds and from 11.30am to 12.30pm for 12 to 18-year-olds.
For more information call 07976263649.