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30 years of dance

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Just over 30 years ago, Mari Radke searched Detroit Lakes for the perfect location for her new dance studio.

She and her husband, Armand, looked into renting space somewhere in town, including in the Greystone and what is now Godfather’s Pizza. Though she loved the space, she said, it was too expensive.


So the Radkes decided to add a dance studio onto their home on Summit Avenue, and thus Summit Dance was born 30 years ago.

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