New Precious Metal Dance Team Coordinator Named

The Lehigh Valley Steelhawks and their dance team Precious Metal are proud to announce a new dance coordinator for the 2012 season, Arenda DiPasquale. Arenda was born in Easton, Pa and started her dance career at the prime age of three at Nardis Dance Studio. She’s taken all genres of dance including Ballet, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Tap, Lyrical, Modern, Contemporary and Theater. After graduating from Easton Area High School in 2007 she continued her education as a Dance and Business Management major. Arenda has been a part of various dance company’s and semi pro/pro dance teams including Monarch Dance Company, Acta non Verba, Lehigh Valley Storm and Lehigh Valley Lady Outlawz. Last season she served as a captain for the Precious Metal dance team and choreographed crowd appealing routines as well as assembled the first annual youth dance clinic at Stabler arena. She has also been teaching dance technique throughout the Lehigh Valley for the past 4 years and is currently an instructor at Nardis Dance Studio. Arenda hopes to one day own and operate her own studio in the Lehigh Valley and her ambitious attitude will help to make this season’s dance team be the best in the IFL.

An open tryout has been announced to become a member of the Precious Metals dance squad for September 17th from 5-8pm and September 18th from 3-6pm. Interested dancers are invited to attend the two day tryout held at Steel Fitness Riverport, 15 W. 2nd Street Bethlehem, Pa 18015. There is a $30 cash tryout fee to be paid at the door. For more information on the Precious Metals or about the tryout, Dance Coordinator Arenda can be reached via email at