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Star Dancer

Solo Dance Talent Search

DanceDo you have a natural dancer at home? Then, here is an opportunity for that ‘born-to-dance’ youngster!!

The purpose of this talent search event is to identify the most talented Solo Telugu young dancer from USA/Canada and provide a platform to showcase his/her talent at ATA Convention in Atlanta .

Any Telugu Youth living in North America can participate in this talent search. All you need to do is submit the item, following the guidelines carefully.

Show how your soul dances to the tunes…and see how the world follows your steps…

Click here for Guidelines

Star Dance preliminary selection process has been completed and those contestants who are selected to perform at the convention in the semi-finals round were sent an email confirmation from the Star Dance organizers.

We humbly thank all the ‘Star Dancer’ (Solo Dance Talent search) participants, who submitted entries from all over USA. In order to encourage youth talent, the organizers decided to select a larger number for the semifinals than originally planned.

Below is the list of participants who advanced to semifinals. Six among these would advance to finals. We appreciate the time and efforts of each and everyone concerned and look forward to seeing the dazzling performances of these youngsters at the convention.

STAR Dancer (Solo Dancer Talent Search) ATA 2012 – Semifinalists

Akhil  - Atlanta Pujita  - Atlanta
Ashwin  - Detroit Rajiv  -  Atlanta
Avantika   - Fremont Rishika - Detroit
Greeshma - San Antonio Rohit  - Atlanta
Mahith  - Charlotte Ruchi  - Charlotte
Manasvi - Atlanta SaiVaishnavi - Detroit
Manvitha - Atlanta Sindhuja - Houston
Nithya - Orlando Sourish  - Atlanta
Omprakash  - Charlotte Trishul  - Detroit
Pravallika  - Atlanta Vikram  - Detroit

Last but not the least, we sincerely thank the following judges for their valuable time, efforts and invaluable contribution, without which this would not have been possible.

Star Dancer Judges Team:
Smt. Hema Shilpa Uppala, Dr. Mano Naidu and Sudha Somayajula 

For Questions Contact:
Rameshbabu Manyam, 678-474-0511
Vijaya Dasigi, 770-977-7494
Seshu Sarma, 770-491-9305
For more details, please contact :
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Murali Reddy & Devender A Reddy $25000
Prashant Kollipara & Madhuri $25000
SP Reddy & Veena $25000
Vinod Kukunoor & Kavitha $17500
Dr. Gopal Reddy Gade & Aruna $15000
Ananth Reddy & Sunita Pajjur $10000
Anonymous $10000
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Arun Katpally & Snigdha $10000
Bhuvanesh & Deepika Boojala $10000
Dr.Srini Gangasani & Madhavi $10000
Karun Reddy & Prashanthi $10000
Kiran Reddy Pasham & Swapna $10000
Kishore Chava & Shalini Pulavarthi $10000
Prabhakar & Janaki Guniganti $10000
Rajender & Uma Jinna $10000
Rao Nerusu $10000
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Vijay Reddy & Dr.Roja Sanikapally $10000
Vinod Reddy & Deepa Koduru $10000
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