Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast

Happy Mother's Day! Featuring Our Dance Moms!

May 05, 2022 Impact Dance Adjudicators Season 3 Episode 102
Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast
Happy Mother's Day! Featuring Our Dance Moms!
Show Notes

Guests - Robin Ortiz and Brenda Mealor

Hosted By - Courtney Ortiz and Lesley Mealor


In Episode 102 of Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast, we are celebrating all the dance moms out there, but especially ours! Robin Ortiz and Brenda Mealor join us today to share what Courtney and Lesley were really like as young competitive dancers and what their experiences were as dance moms in the 90s and early 2000s.

Topics Include:

  •  Why both girls were put into dance classes 
  •  Observations on the competitive dance industry then and now
  •  The challenges of raising dancers who wanted to pursue professional careers


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  • Courtney Ortiz - @courtney.ortiz
  • Lesley Mealor - @miss.lesley.dance
  • Robin Ortiz - @dancemom85
  • Brenda Mealor  - @tdsdance 


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