5th annual Dancing with the Stars Gala: First meeting
Dancing With The Stars participants and dance instructors take notes as coordinator Jennifer Paez gives an orientation of the competition during the first meeting at Imperial Valley Regional Occupational Program office in El Centro on Tuesday. (JOSELITO VILLERO)
Paez explained the judging criteria as timing, posture, power, presentation, costume and overall performance.
The dance competition will take place May 4 at Barbara Worth Country Club Resort in Holtville.
Funds raised from the event for IVROP Community Foundation will be used to benefit its scholarship program.