Ledwig dance seniors participate in national competition

Ledwig Dance Academy's Elite Dance Company competed in the Rainbow National Dance Competition in Katy on March 1. Senior dancers, from left, are Madison Calvez, Erin Hughes and Mary Curlee.

The group received a platinum award for their jazz dance, a high gold award for their lyrical and a high gold award for their contemporary. They also received an invitation to dance in New York this summer for their jazz performance.

Hughes received a platinum award for her solo. Curlee received a platinum award for her lyrical solo and a platinum award for her jazz solo, which also placed first in the category.