Burnsville Blazettes Dance Team

Blazettes site has moved!

posted Sep 4, 2014, 4:40 AM by Paul Nordgren   [ updated Sep 4, 2014, 4:43 AM ]

The Burnsville Blazettes Dance Team site can be found at www.burnsvilleblazettes.org.


posted Jun 14, 2014, 9:29 AM by Jean N   [ updated Sep 4, 2014, 4:41 AM by Paul Nordgren ]

For the first time ever current 7th graders may tryout for the high school team!

posted Apr 18, 2014, 12:53 PM by Anna Lardy

Any girl 7th-11th grade may come tryout for the fall and winter Blazettes!  

Tryouts will be held May 5-10th at BHS in F190.  Tryouts will begin at 3:30 and go till 5:30.  

For more information please attend our parent and dancer tryout meeting. Monday April 21st at 6pm in from C180 at the high school.

Contact Coach Anna with questions Aabbe@burnsville.k12.mn.us 

Tryouts for the 2014/2015 School Year

posted Apr 13, 2014, 8:38 PM by Jessica Schue   [ updated Apr 13, 2014, 8:39 PM ]

May 5-10th Tryouts for the fall and winter Blazette Dance Team

Be an addition to our tradition!

Interested in Jr. HIgh or High School dance team but want more information?  Attend one of our informational meetings or view the tryout information packet attached.  Below are the informational sessions we will be holding in the coming weeks.

Week of April 14th
A coach and dancer will be coming after school to talk about this year's tryout for fall and winter dance team and talk about information for next year's jr. high dance team. Listen to your school's announcements for a specific date and time.

Week of April 21st
Coaches and dancers will be putting on a free dance clinic for girls who are interested in tryout out for the Blazettes.  The clinics will be at the BHS cafeteria.  M-Th 3:30-5.  You can take the activity bus to the high school and the activity bus from the high school home at 5:15.  This clinic is open to 7-11th graders who want some practice and tips before tryouts!  

PARENT/DANCER info meeting
April 21st 6pm in room c180 at BHS.  Important information about this year's fall and winter team tryouts.  

Any questions please contact Coach Anna Aabbe@burnsville.k12.mn.us 

K-8 2014 Summer Camps

posted Apr 11, 2014, 11:25 AM by Jessica Schue   [ updated Apr 11, 2014, 12:43 PM ]

The Blazettes are hosting a summer dance camp for ages K-8! Dancers who aspire to be a part of the Blazettes are encouraged to participate in this camp; it is a fun way to learn all about dance team!

During the six session dance camp, participants will learn dance skills including kicks, jumps and turns as well as a dance routine.


Camps are held Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 10, 12, 17, 19, 24 and 26

Grades K-2:  8:00am to 9:00am         Cost: $40

Grades 3-5: 9:00am to 10:30am     Cost: $55

Grades 6-8 without previous dance experience: 10:30am to 12:30pm Cost: $70

Grades 6-8 with previous dance experience: 10:30am to 12:30pm         Cost: $70

Camps for grades K-2 and 3-5 will be held at each of the three junior highs: Nicollet, Eagle Ridge and Metcalf (you must sign up for one of the three locations).  The camps for grades 6-8 will be held at one of the junior highs only (exact location TBD).

Dancers should wear dance attire or clothing they can move in (no jeans).  They can wear ballet shoes, jazz shoes or tennis shoes (shoes are required, no socks please).

Please visit the link below to register today!


Please contact Coach Anna with any questions lard0006@umn.edu

Burnsville Blazette Brunch at Carbone's in Burnsville Sept. 8th

posted Aug 28, 2013, 6:20 AM by Anna Lardy   [ updated Apr 11, 2014, 11:43 AM by Jessica Schue ]

The Burnsville Blazettes Dance Team is hosting its 9th Annual Brunch and Silent Auction on Sunday, Sept. 8, at Carbone’s, 251 West Burnsville Parkway in Burnsville. The event, which is the team’s primary fundraiser, runs from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., and features an all-you-can-eat brunch buffet. The Blazettes will be performing throughout the event.

Advance ticket prices are $12 for adults and $10 for students K-12 (adult tickets are available at the door for $15). Tickets can be purchased from any member of the Blazettes. All proceeds support the Blazettes for the 2013-14 dance season.

In addition to the brunch, silent auction items will be open for bidding until 1 p.m., and raffle tickets are available for cash prizes. You need not be present to win.

After brunch, the Blazettes will participate in the Fire Muster parade located just blocks from Carbone’s.  For more information, visit the Blazettes website.

The Blazettes have a strong tradition with 10 state championships. In 2012-2013, the team again medaled at state, placing third.

Burnsville Relay For Life

posted Aug 1, 2013, 11:40 AM by Jessica Schue   [ updated Apr 11, 2014, 11:45 AM ]

The Burnsville Blazettes dance team will provide fun activities for children at the American Cancer Society (ACS) Relay for Life fundraiser Friday, Aug. 2, beginning at 6 p.m. at Burnsville High School’s Pates Stadium. Children can visit the Blazettes’ Beauty Shop for manicures, face painting and crazy hairdos. All proceeds will go to the ACS. The Blazettes, who have supported Relay for Life for more than 10 years, will also be performing at the relay’s opening ceremonies.


posted Jul 30, 2013, 9:06 AM by Jessica Schue   [ updated Apr 11, 2014, 11:44 AM ]

The Burnsville Blazettes dance team will host car wash fundraisers on Saturday, August 10, and Saturday, September 7, at the Holiday gas station on County Road 42 and Irving Avenue South from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Proceeds from the event go directly to supporting the Blazettes for the 2013-2014 dance season.

Stop by and support the Blazettes!

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