WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-red01, ww color red

Local

MOA To Host ‘Footloose’ Dance Contest, Stars

View Comments
(credit: Jupiter Images)

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. 4 Things To Know For August 19, 2014
  2. Goin' To The Lake: A Look Back At Summer 2014
  3. Mpls. Residents Complain Over Target Field Lights
  4. Twin Cities Rabbits Featured In New Viral Video
  5. Mike A, Jamie Take On Ice Bucket Challenge

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — It’s time to kick off your Sunday shoes and compete in a “Footloose” dance contest at Mall of America.

“Footloose” stars Julianne Hough and Kenny Wormald and director Craig Brewer will be on hand to help determine the winning act.

The contest will be held Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5, in the Bloomington’s mall’s rotunda. The first 50 acts to register at FootlooseMinneapolis@gmail.com will be eligible to compete.

Each act may consist of one to two dancers ages 16-25. Contestants will be asked to perform a one-minute, original routine to “Footloose” by various artists.

Non-dancers can receive wristbands for an autograph following the dance contest.

“Footloose” is a remake of the 1984 Kevin Bacon hit about a town that bans dancing. It opens Oct. 14.

(© Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,793 other followers