DECEMBER to REMEMBER – More Fabulous Finals Highlights

Rainbow’s 2018 Finals represented the best of the best performers from across the country!

Below are dancers and dance teachers that shined bright throughout our Finals week!


Al Gilbert Award Winners:

This award is given to outstanding tap performances in honor of the tap legend and dear friend of the Rainbow family, Al Gilbert.


PANAMA CITY, FL Starz Studio of Performing Arts “Do You Believe In Magic”
PIGEON FORGE, TN Dance Inspiration “Titanium”


Technical Excellence Award Winner:

These phenomenal performances impressed the judges with their superior technique and choreography.


PANAMA CITY, FL Soul Shock Dance  Company “Love You More”
PIGEON FORGE, TN Elite Dance Studio  “Instead”


Studio of the Year Award Winners:

Rainbow’s Studio of the Year Awards are presented to top notch studios competing at Finals. Congratulations to the dance studios that put their hearts and souls into educating and guiding young dance minds and bodies!


  • BDA Dance
  • FEARless Dance Center
  • N-Step Dance Academy
  • Releve Performing Arts Center
  • Seminole Dance Company
  • Soul Shock Dance Company
  • Starz Studio of Performing Arts
  • The Fever Performing Arts


  • A Step Above Dance Academy
  • Center Stage Dance Studio
  • Dance 360 Orlando
  • Dance Specialties, Ltd
  • DanceWorks
  • East Coast Artists Dance Center
  • Elite Dance Studio
  • Karen’s School of Dance
  • Marjorie Jones Schools inc.
  • Midwest Elite Dance Center
  • Nu Revolution Dance Studio
  • The Next Step…Dancing With Maren

Rainbow couldn’t be more proud of the talent that represented our season-end event. We are already looking forward to another set of fun-filled Finals this upcoming summer!

For more information about Finals, visit Rainbow’s Finals page to learn more!