The Melissa Marie School of Dance students are making the finishing touches on their upcoming three minute dance routine for the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. The Miami Heat basketball game on April 15.
"Well the Cleveland Cavaliers called us one evening in September and they said they received our name from a competition. They Googled us. found us on Facebook and decided we were right for the job," said Melissa Desrosirs, owner of The Melissa Marie School of Dance.
The dancers have been preparing for next months game since last November and have been practicing two times a month. 50 dancers ages 4-18 will be performing a hip hop routine to Will Smith’s song, Wild Wild West 30-minutes before tip off.
"We’re really excited to have this opportunity. Our girls have worked hard for the past 12 years, we’ve been open for 12 years and we’re just really excited."
If you can’t make it to the game, the dance routine will be posted on The Melissa Marie School of Dance Facebook page.