Highland Dancing

Hall of Famer: Gerarda MacDonald

Hall of Famer: Gerarda MacDonald

GERARDA MACDONALD Highland dancer Antigonish Highland Games Hall of Fame Inducted: July 11, 2019  Gerarda MacDonald, Highland dancer, instructor and choreographer, presents Sarah McKenna with the  Florence MacMillan Trophy at the 2008 Antigonish Highland Games As a...

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Hall of Famer: Stephanie Grant

Hall of Famer: Stephanie Grant

STEPHANIE GRANT Highland dancer Antigonish Highland Games Hall of Fame Inducted: July 11, 2019 Grant (right) competing at the 2003 Antigonish Highland Games. Stephanie Grant (left) presents the Florence MacMillan Trophy to third-time winner Sarah McKenna at the 2009...

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Hall of Famer: Florence MacMillan

Hall of Famer: Florence MacMillan

Florence MacMillan was a premier dancing instructor who brought champion dancers like Mabel MacInnis, Gerarda MacDonald, Janice Macquarrie and Patsy MacAdam into prominence. She bucked the dancing establishment with her methods and eventually saw her students win...

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Hall of Famer: Janice Macquarrie

Hall of Famer: Janice Macquarrie

Janice Macquarrie of Doctor’s Brook, Antigonish County, was a consistent champion at the Highland Games from mid 1960s to 1980. She was the first local dancer to compete in the world championships and was named Canadian National Exhibition champion in 1976. She has...

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