2011 DSC Champions Ice Revue

Top skaters to perform at Bloomfield Hills ice revue

By JO-ANN BARNAS
FREE PRESS SPORTS WRITER

Revue To Feature Top Skaters
The Detroit Skating Club will feature an all-star cast at its annual Champions Ice Revue next month in Bloomfield Hills.

The event, held annually to give competitors a chance to perform their programs in front of an audience before the U.S. Figure Skating Championships and other competitions, will be at 6 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Detroit SC.

Tickets are $20 for gold seats and $12 for general admission seating. Call 248-332-3000 for more information.

Athletes scheduled to perform in the exhibition include:

• Olympic ice dance silver medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White, who recently won their second straight ISU Grand Prix Final title in Beijing.

• Alissa Czisny, 2009 U.S. ladies champion, who captured the gold medal at the Grand Prix final.

• Jeremy Abbott, who'll be trying to win his third consecutive U.S. men's title next month in Greensboro, N.C.

• Canadian bronze medalists Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje, fifth-place finishers in the Grand Prix Final.

• Tomas Verner of the Czech Republic, who placed fifth in the men's event in the Grand Prix final. Verner is scheduled to be in town that week; his programs were choreographed by the Detroit SC's Pasquale Camerlengo.

Others scheduled to perform include men's competitor Grant Hochstein of the St. Clair Shores FSC and additional qualifiers from the Detroit SC who will be competing at nationals Jan. 23-30 in Greensboro.

Contact JO-ANN BARNAS: 313-222-2037 or jbarnas@freepress.com. Read more in her Olympics blog at freep.com/olympicsblog.


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