Madison Mitchell: Madison has been dancing for the past 16 years, and has been a part of Spotlight’s Red Company since the studio opened its doors in 2003. She has been involved in many groups including Adagio and Funkdafied. Madison has competed at Hall of Fame Nationals in Chicago and has attended Tremaine Dance conventions with Spotlight. This year, Madison is also an assistant teacher. Madison is a current student at the University of Michigan – Flint and will be attending Central Michigan University in the fall to study elementary education. She would like to thank her family and friends for always believing in her and also Miss Lindsay and Miss Dede for giving her the honor of 2008-2009 Dancer of The Year!
- SPOTLIGHT DANCER OF THE MONTH: This award will be presented each month by the teaching staff. The winners will be selected on positive attitude, improvement, ability etc.
- SPOTLIGHT DANCER OF THE YEAR: This award will be presented to the dancer who the teaching staff feels best represents Spotlight School of Dance; age is NOT a factor. This dancer will be given the opportunity to have a solo spotlight dance in the Spring Concert.