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They’ve trained. They’ve agreed to brave a live audience.
Now all that stands between 12 Historic Triangle professionals and local dancing stardom is a panel of three judges.
The eighth annual “Dancing with The Williamsburg Stars” is set for Saturday, March 4, according to a news release.
Last year’s event raised more than $120,000. This year’s competition will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Virginia Peninsula and Literacy for Life at the Rita Welsh Adult Learning Center.
This year’s contestants are: Page Bishop, Twiddy Realty; Danny Bustamante, Wells Fargo; Courtney Buzzell, Proximo Marketing; Julie Casey, Liz Moore & Associates; Tori Ford, Northwestern Mutual; Mike Franks, TowneBank; Greg Granger, WMBG FM 97.7 and AM 740; Carolyn Keurajian, Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra; Dr. Charles Seager, Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group; Dr. Dennis Szurkus Jr., Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center; Nancy Wigley, The Mariners’ Museum; and Benny Zhang, councilman, Williamsburg City Council.
The professional dance partners are from 7 Cities Ballroom, SI Dance, Virginia Regional Ballet, Country Bootleggers and Artinspired.
“Dancing with the Williamsburg Stars” will be held at 7 p.m. on March 4 in William & Mary’s Phi Beta Kappa Hall.
Tickets are available through the Phi Beta Kappa Hall box office or by calling 757-221-2674. For more information, go here.