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


Winter Auditions are Here!

Welcome back to winter dance!  The leaves are down and it’s time to head back into the gym and get busy dancing.  I am so excited to see the new routines this year and especially to see the new scoresheet in action.  It’s going to be an amazing year.   Most of us have some ....

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GIRLS Dance Team….or just Dance Team

So there’s a lot of “go dancers!” “everyone can dance!” going on as the news that has been brewing about a boy who wants to join girls dance team.  After a year, this finally comes to a head.  A lawsuit is on the way.  see link.   I learned a year ago about a Superior ....

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Choreography Begins Today!

Choreography season is here.  The unofficial start to winter dance team begins with small group meetings to create new routines.  I have a lot of mixed feelings when its time for this to start — but mostly I just love the “everything is new again” feeling.  We’re all equals with an open book of opportunity ....

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October Updates: Winter is Coming!

Choreography window starts in just ONE week – can you believe it?  It barely looks like fall around here and yet, winter is coming.  I saw a news story today that Colorado closed Vail pass thru the mountains for the first time this season with a major snowstorm.  So it’s getting real, folks.   In ....

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