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Are You Worth A Million

  It is very exciting when we see a new innovative dance show take center stage. There are two reasons for that, one, when you are a dancer you love to see other people dance and two, it just might present an opportunity for an unknown dancer to become an instant star! So we love […]

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Spotlight – July 2017

    As summer unfolds and the weather gets warmer, it may be a good time to think about taking a trip to a new town, city or state, to enter a new competition.  Think of it as an exciting adventure.  And if you like a place where the sun shines brightly all summer long, then California is […]

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Spotlight – May 2017

It is truly ballroom/dancesport competition time.  And, if you have “a thing” about performing in California, you are in luck.  The Emerald Ball is the ultimate place to showcase your dance wizardry in all the pomp and circumstance you can stand.  On the flip side, if the East Coast is “your thing,” the American Star […]

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Marilyn Fordney Interviews Mary Murphy

When Marilyn Fordney, the director of Fordney Foundation attended the Hollywood Dancesport Championships (HWDC) held at the Universal Hilton Hotel in October, she was fortunate to be able to speak to Mary Murphy, who was one of the organizers of the event. That conversation developed into an interview that we are pleased to share with you […]

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Highlights of the Arnold Sports Festival – March 4 – 5, 2017

The Arnold Sports Festival held on March 4 – 5, 2017 in Columbus, Ohio has become one of the most prestigious dance competitions in the United States.  It has all the excitement a great dancesport event should have.  The competition level this year was off the charts; as the level of dancing was of the highest caliber.  The […]

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Spotlight – March 2017

In March, get ready for one of our favorite, always exciting, fun-filled dancesport competitions.  That would be the Arnold Youth Dancesport Classic.  If you have never been a competitor in a competition or you’ve never seen a competition, as part of the audience, Ohio is the place to be in March.  “The Arnold” is always a great show.  The […]

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Spotlight – February 2017

Welcome back to our second month of Spotlight in our New Year.  In the next couple of months it is our hope that you will find a dance event that interests you.  If you wish to go further and take your ballroom dancing to a new level, the Fordney Foundation strongly encourages you to seek out a competition.  Entering a […]

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Spotlight – January 2017

  We are at the start of a brand new year and it is no better time to get yourself seen and out there.  Open up your world with dance possibilities you never knew existed.  Find out what the future has in store for you by either hanging out or performing at a competition!  Stay tuned […]

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Spotlight – November 2016

  Competitions may come and go and if you haven’t taken part in the Fordney Youth Dancesport sponsored events so far, then there is still hope that you can get one in, rack up big points and have the time of your life! One of the great things about the Ohio Star Ball is that […]

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Spotlight – April 2016

Welcome back to our second month of Spotlight.  You can now find the current dance series events taking place for the upcoming month here.  Fordney Foundation is part of these events, so we encourage all of our young, dancer friends, to find out how you can enter these competitions and maybe be the recipient of a ribbon or […]

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