The event was held at the Hopedale Community Center, and gave young dancers a chance to meet the professionals.
The dancers also visited the in Milford, where students at and took part in a dance workshop.
At the Marchegiano Club, Smalley and his assistants led the class through stretching exercises followed by a contemporary styled dance routine, focusing on improvisation and how to release yourself as a dancer. He told the students that dancing isn’t about perfect technique: it’s about being an artist.
The Milford event was organized by Carleen Goldberg, owner and director of King Dance Academy and associate instructor Ashley Boerger.
The Hopedale event was organized by McKeon Dance and Gymanstics.