August 20, 2011
Nora Parker competes for the Bennett School of Irish Dance in 2010.
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Thea Dardanis was breathing heavily as she walked over to the barre and took a long sip of water. “I’m exhausted,” the 8-year-old announced. Behind her, high school freshman McKendrey McGown and dance teacher Nora Parker were practicing a complex jig in front of the mirror at Elevation Dance Studio.