Ever watched a dance routine that left you at the edge of your seat? For you lucky ones, an energetic dance routine is enough to leave you breathless. The dancers’ colorful costumes, coordinated moves, dazzling formations and not to mention the big smiles on their faces are all just a thrill to watch in person.
One of the best dances out there are high kick routines. High kick dance routines are known for their quick movements, formation changes, and sharp lines. The performances are typically accentuated by dazzling costumes – adding an extra touch of visuals for anyone watching.
This high kick dance routine by the Emerald Belles is sure to dazzle you from start to finish. Its no wonder these lovely ladies have built a large fan base from around the country!
Dance teams, enthusiasts, experts, or anyone who loves the sport recognize the high kick move right away. Its done by famous dance troupes including the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders and the Radio City Music Hall Rockettes. Anyone looking from the outside may think that high kicks are simple to do. But to achieve the perfect high kick, you need a mix of posture, balance, and flexibility. Oh, and a whole lot of hard work and practice as well!
The ladies of Carroll Senior High School’s varsity dance troupe make high kicks look so effortless – we almost want to try it out ourselves. The dancers, known as the Emerald Belles, performed this unforgettable routine for the Showmakers of America Dance Competition.
The Emerald Belles begin their routine in an inverted triangle position. They’re decked out in royal blue tights that are accentuated with silver sequins. Judging by the loud cheers, it sure looks like these ladies are a crowd favorite.
Row by row, each dancer lies on the ground except for one. The only dancer left standing lifts her leg, signaling another change in position for the rest. Then the music drops to the tune of Daft Punk’s “Around the World.” It’s the perfect song to this hypnotic routine.
From there, the dancers break into different formations, all while staying perfectly synchronized. You can tell that they put a lot of effort into learning this routine. It’s more amazing to know that not a single dancer missed a beat or skipped a step. We won’t spoil the rest of the performance, you should totally check it out yourself!
High kick routines are definitely a challenge to perfect. So you’re sure to be amazed by the grace and effort of the legendary Emerald Belles.