Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast

Spotlight Feature - JT Church

September 24, 2020 Impact Dance Adjudicators Season 2 Episode 30
Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast
Spotlight Feature - JT Church
Show Notes

Guests - JT Church and Leslie Church
Hosted By - Courtney Ortiz and Lesley Mealor

In Episode 30 of Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast, it's time for our first Spotlight Feature! Courtney and Lesley are joined by 14 year old professional dancer and student, JT Church and mom Leslie Church to hear all about JT's dance journey, from an eager 5 year old who just wanted to move, to winner of Dancing With the Stars Junior! 

Topics Include:

  • How JT started dancing at 5 years old
  • Advice for young competitive dancers wanting to pursue a career in dance
  • The story of JT's experiences on SYTYCD Season 13 and DWTS Junior
  • Dance mom advice from Leslie

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