Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Melissa Amershek, owner of Just Dance in North Andover, recalls winning the Super Bowl as a Patriots cheerleader in 2001.
- Jay Oza
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Two amazing journeys started in the football season of 2001. A young quarterback by the name of Tom Brady buttoned up his chinstrap after hometown favorite Drew Bledsoe went down with a severe injury. The same season, a young dancer named Melissa Amershek moved to North Andover and joined the Patriots cheerleading squad. The adventure that ensued will forever live on in the hearts of New Englanders, and it would also help Amershek open up a dance studio in North Andover that was recently voted the number 1 dance school in Andover and North Andover in each of the last two years. For Amershek, the owner of Just Dance in North Andover, that journey began with a test. Amershek joined the cheering squad in 2001 with only a basic understanding …
Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Just Dance will take the stage at the Wang Theater in Boston this Sunday.
The talented dancers of Just Dance, located at 65 Flagship Drive, have been given the distinct honor of taking the same stage as the world famous Radio City Rockettes who are performing their Radio City Christmas Spectacular at the Citi Performing Arts Center at the Wang Theater through Dec. 28. This exciting opportunity was presented to Just Dance owner, Melissa Blais, through a friend from New York City and she was thrilled to go through the application and audition process to have her young dancers perform. Video-taped footage of the Just Dance team was submitted to show their skill level and performance ability. The Rockettes then had the final say to determine which of the select studios asked to audition would ultimately perform …
Monday, October 17, 2011
Dancewear consignment to open at the Just Dance Complex – Open House on Oct. 22.
If you love dance, stop by the Just Dance Complex at 65 Flagship Drive on Oct. 22 when an open house of the dance studio, Just Dance Wear Boutique and the grand opening of the new Just Dance Wear-it-Again! consignment store will be happening from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Owner of Just Dance Melissa Blais, and owner of Just Dance Wear & Boutique and Just Dance Wear-It-Again! Kimberly Mollica are excited to welcome both new and old visitors to the facility. The event will allow guests to take a peek into classes in session, view the spacious 6,000 square foot facility and take advantage of raffles, refreshments and boutique sales. Mollica is particularly excited to unveil her newest addition to the Just Dance Wear & Boutique which is the …