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BALLERINA BAGS 5 GOLDS IN ONLINE COMPETITIONS

Despite ­being ­limited to ­online ­activities and competitions, one ballerina has received five top awards in ­different dance contests. Tiffany ­Jocelyn Ong, a Grade 4 Proverbs student, won her first place in the ballet repertoire ­primary for ages 9-10, in the ­contemporary ­lyrical ­primary for ages 9-10, and in the neo-­classical duo for ages 12 and up in the Asia Open Dance ­Championship held October 4. After a week, Ong competed in the Star of Canaan Dance where she bagged first place in the duo classical ballet and seventh place in the solo classical ballet for ages 7-8. ­Another first place was ­garnered by Ong in the ­ballet classical group for ages 8-10 and second place in the ensemble duo for ages 8 and up during the semi-finals of WBAC Grand Prix International Ballet Competition last November 1. Story by Vian Sander Ching