Center for Performing Arts Performance Team: Dancing to Stardom

The girls' hard work and impressive performance record make them this week's Whiz Kid.

Each week, North Andover Patch profiles individual kids, youth groups, teens and even sports teams that wow us with their accomplishments.


Whiz Kid’s Name: Center for the Peforming Arts Performance Team

Whiz Kid’s Age: 27 girls, ages 12 to 18

Whiz Kid’s School:

Whiz Kid’s Accomplishments: They've been invited to perform at the Capital One Bowl, Sugar Bowl, Boston Celtic's pre-game, AIM Invitational at Broadway Dance Center in New York City, Dance Rochester Showcase in New Hampshire and many local church and civic events.

Whiz Kid’s Key to Awesomeness: According to Beth Hancock, "Hard work, talent, focus and commitment - dancers train up to 20 hours per week and are all honors students."


We want to hear about these amazing children and teens. Submit your Whiz Kid nomination in our comment box below or e-mail the information to bryan.mcgonigle@patch.com. Be sure to include all of the following information:

  • Nominator's Name
  • Nominator's E-Mail
  • Whiz Kid's Name
  • Whiz Kid's Age
  • Whiz Kid's School
  • Whiz Kid's Accomplishment
  • Whiz Kid's Key to Awesomeness (what made him/her successful?)

We'll contact you if your nominee is selected. For questions, e-mail bryan.mcgonigle@patch.com.

Meghan O'Donnell April 25, 2011 at 05:17 PM
So proud of these girls!
Jane O'Donnell April 26, 2011 at 12:44 PM
This is a great group of girls, and they deserve all the recognition they receive! Stop by the studio any day to see them at work, helping with the little ones, or taking a class! I'm very proud of all of them!


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