About Coach Erin

Erin is a 17 year veteran dance team coach in Minnesota. A 3 time MADT coach of the year (2009, 2010, 2014) and winner of 2 state championships in high kick with the Cannon Falls Bomber Dance Team. In high school Erin danced for Winona and Apple Valley high schools. Erin is a nationally known blogger, writing for the Radio City Rockettes and a Hollywood movie among other projects. Erin also teaches on a freelance contractor basis for many MN high school teams and can be contacted for date/time availability at mnhsdanceteam@gmail.com


Interview: Judges Association of Minnesota

The Judges Association of Minnesota (JAM) is beginning its 14th year of officiating dance team for Minnesota high school teams and I got a chance to catch up with the ladies of the Core Group to see what’s new in their organization this year.  The combined experience and backgrounds in that room were quite impressive ....

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Interview: Satin Stitches Talks New Costume Trends

Today we’re going behind the scenes at Satin Stitches, Minnesota’s custom costume home.  Talk about sparkle overload – if you ever get a chance to stop in the Coon Rapids showroom, you’ll be amazed by the sheer number of sample costume creations they’ve done in recent months.  Satin Stitches regularly has booths at popular competitions ....

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New New New!

There is so much going on this fall in the world of dance team – I thought you’d like to hear about what is new around here at MN HS Dance Team.com!   First off, I have exciting news that this year all scores and rank points will be provided directly by the judging panel following ....

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Check out the new Blaine Location of Step N’ Stretch!

Step n’ Stretch just opened its new Blaine location a few weeks back — I got a chance to stop in and check it out!  Here’s some shots of their new digs…… Fall season is well underway and back to school activities are in full force….only 6 more weeks until dance season begins!  See you ....

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