DS traveled all over the country this summer to see you shine at Nationals. Meet this year’s winners of the Dance Spirit Future Star Award. Congrats, dancers!

Katie Ann Martinez

Patricia Penenori Dance Center, Miami, FL

American Dance Awards, Orlando, FL

Cara Zeph

Patricia Ann Dance Studio, Dunedin, FL

DANCEAMERICA, Orlando, FL

Aimee Otte

Southern Strut Dance Center, Inc., Brunswick, GA

Platinum Dance Competition, Panama City, FL

Cara Mund

Let’s Dance Studio, Bismarck, ND

Spotlight Dance Cup, Branson, MO

Lani Yamanaka

Carlsbad Dance Centre, Carlsbad, CA

Spotlight Dance Cup, Anaheim, CA

Seth Toups

Center Stage Productions, Bryan, TX

Starbound, San Antonio, TX

Samantha Braine

Dance Stop, Parlin, NJ

Starbound, Atlantic City, NJ

Michael Place

Deborah’s Stage Door Center for the Performing Arts, Rochester Hills, MI

Starbound, Orlando, FL

Megan Poon

The Dance Corps, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Starpower, Myrtle Beach, SC

Tori Cullo

Dancensations Dance Center, Alexandria, VA

Starpower, Ocean City, MD

Mercedes Bolden

Weir Dancin, Matthews, NC

Starpower, Las Vegas, NV

Becca Hopkins

Steppin’ Out—The Studio, Lee’s Summit, MO

Starpower, Branson, MO

Bailey Krouse

Art in Motion Dance Studio, Champaign, IL

Starpower, Branson, MO

Paulina Macias

The Dance Zone, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Starpower, Orlando, FL

Stephanie Noble

Dance Dimensions, New Milford, NJ

Starpower, Ocean City, MD

Amanda Ray

Dance Revolution With Erika, Revere, MA

Step Up 2 Dance, Manchester, NH

Paige Borowski

Carousel Dance Studio, West Hills, CA

Tremaine Dance Conventions, Orlando, FL

Cami Spring

Studio Bleu Dance Center, Ashburn, VA

Revolution National Talent Competition, Washington, D.C.

Deanna Tomasetta

Elite Academy of Dance, Shrewsbury, MA

StarQuest, Virginia Beach, VA