DMC show choir season brings excitement to the stage as choirs perform show-stopping numbers for our DMC fans. The choirs are intentional about bringing messages of hope to the DMC audience and to other schools. Each January DMC hosts Illumination, welcoming schools from across the Midwest to our showcase competition.
Varsity Light Inc.
Junior Varsity Salt Co.
Middle School Destination Excellence
2022: First Runner Up, Best Choreography, Dallas Center Grimes Take Two
Best Ballad, Best Female Performer Grace Osthus (‘24), Elkhorn Red Carpet Classic
First Runner Up, Vermillion Rhythm in Red
2021: Best Male Soloist at Norwalk Nexus
First Place, Best Vocals, Best Choreography, Best Band and Best Female Soloist at North Polk Comet
First Place at Marion Masquerade
2020: Grand Champion and Best Vocals at Dallas Center-Grimes Take Two
Best Soloist, Pella Dutch Masters Invitational
2022: First Place Prep Division, Fifth Runner Up (Night Finals) at Dallas Center Grimes Take Two
First Place Prep Division at North Polk Comet Sensation
Second Place Prep Division at Vermillion Rhythm in Red
Third Place Prep Division at Elkhorn Red Carpet Classic
2021: First place at Norwalk Nexus
First place and Best Female Soloist at North Polk Comet Sensation
2022: First Place daytime and Grand Champion in Finals at Dallas Center Grimes Take Two
II Excellent Rating and Best Female Soloist Reagan Boley ('26) at the Urbandale Show Choir Invitational
1st place, People’s Choice Award, Best Female Soloist Raegan Boley ('26) and Outstanding Soloists Honorable Mention Hailey Mull ('26), Kieran Seeley ('26), and Grace Walles ('26) at Indianola Show Choir Encounter
2021: First place, Best Choreography, Best Vocals, Best Female Soloist and Best Male Soloist at Norwalk Nexus
Division 1 rating, Best Vocals, Best Visuals and Best Male Soloist at the Urbandale Show Choir Invitational
2020: Grand Champions and Best Vocals at Dallas Center-Grimes Take Two
Division I Rating and Best Female Soloist at Urbandale Show Choir Invitational
Best Female Soloist at Indianola Show Choir Encounter
Anne Chittenden, Varsity Light, Inc.
Jeff Johannsen, Junior Varsity Salt, Co.
Danielle Boley, Director and Julie Wood, Assistant Director, Middle School Destination Excellence