The Kettering Ice Arena is holding their spring ice show, A Glide Through Time, on May 4 and 5. This big show is full of local talent, as well as amazing costumes and scenery. A panel of judges selected four skaters to perform solos in the show – today, we finish our series introducing these skaters. Next up, meet Julia!
How old are you and how long have you been skating?
Age 13. Skating since age 4
At what level are you currently skating?
How often do you practice?
Four days per week
How many competitions and shows do you usually do every year?
Four per year
What was it like to audition for ‘A Glide Through Time’?
It was exciting to have an opportunity to audition for a solo. I enjoyed the whole process.
How do you feel about skating a solo in the show?
I am super-duper excited!
Do you know what music you’ll be performing to?
A Billy Joel mix
What’s your favorite thing about skating?
When I am skating, I feel free. I can get into the music and focus on a jump or spin and not worry about anything else.
Tickets may be purchased at the Kettering Recreation Complex or reserved by calling 937-296-2587 and are:
$10 General Admission
Free for children 2 and under