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Dana Riste took over last week at Synergy Dance Studio, formerly Brenda's School of Dance. Synergy is located at 945 Eighth ST. The phone number is 651-460-6188.

Dance steps, self-expression and cute outfits

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Way back at the beginning -- before all the lessons and recitals, conventions and classes -- dance was all about the outfits for Dana Riste.


That was in 1976. Riste had never set foot in Brenda's School of Dance, and the only thing she knew about dance class was that she had a friend who was in in them, her friend got to wear a cute outfit and Riste wanted one.

A lot.

"I just thought the costumes were great," said Riste.

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Nathan Hansen
Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.
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