Tweet Woo! I am still in a daze after last night’s amazing event. We set a new fundraising record of $248,013 of which Dean raised over $70,000! His total made us the People’s Choice award winners! I am so proud of all his hard work both on and off the dance floor. He and his […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Tweet Just a week till showtime. It’s not too late to get tickets: hit up dancingstarsofcentralgeorgia.com and click “Tickets.” Be sure to choose Dean Copelan from the “In Support Of” menu. Thanks!Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Dancing Stars of Central Georgia just posted photos from Thursday’s cast party on their Facebook page. You can look at the whole album (this link will work if I am lucky) but I wanted to post one pic of Dean and me for those who don’t know him: […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Last night was the cast party for the 2014 edition of Dancing Stars of Central Georgia, the Alzheimer’s Association fundraiser that Daniel and I first participated in back in 2012. This year I was asked to rejoin the cast at the special request of one of the stars. We all convened at the Blacksmith […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Terrell Sandefur–social media guru, gallery owner, blogger, man about town and now salsa dancer–wrote this lovely post about his Dancing Stars experience. It’s fun to read about that rollercoaster ride from somebody on the “stars” side. We were all beginners once; everything that is now familiar and routine was once strange and uncomfortable (especially […]Continue Reading... 4 Comments.
Tweet Dancing Stars of Central Georgia is the gift that keeps on giving! Yesterday evening we all got emailed a YouTube link for this “Thank You” ad that WGXA created: The little clips in the ad look so good that we can’t wait to see the DVDs with the complete video of our performances. We’re […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Our friend Jamie Wyatt of Dancing on the Journey took videos of our performances on Saturday night. Hooray! I think our performances look great (if I do say so myself)–check ’em out, and please visit Jamie’s blog and Pinterest boards. Ashley & Daniel: Jack & Laura: Jamie also got video of our fellow USA Dance […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet The first Dancing Stars of Central Georgia was a huge success for the DLDancers team! We didn’t bring home all the trophies but Team Dashley crushed their fundraising goal and thereby won the People’s Choice award–Ashley raised over $100,000 all by herself, making a huge contribution to the overall total of $205,962! Everybody was […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Tweet Fox24, presenting sponsor for Dancing Stars of Central Georgia, has been doing profiles of the “stars” in Dancing Stars for the past several Fridays. Jack’s turn came yesterday: We also got this incredibly moving video emailed to us as an important reminder of what this event is really all about: No matter who wins […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Tweet Jack and I have been kicking butt with our dance routine, enjoying every minute of our rehearsals, and being really excited to support the Alzheimer’s Association of Georgia. But he is busy with running a business, shooting approximately 400 movie and TV projects, and hanging out with his gorgeous wife and 4 adorable kids, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.