JSBA To Host Event Starring Olympian Johnny Weir

Ice Skating event in Jamestown, NY at Jamestown Savings Bank Arena.

NEW YORK – Ice Dreams, an Olympic Ice Show starring two-time Olympian and 3-time U.S. National Champion Johnny Weir plus a cast of national champions and aspiring local skaters will be at the Jamestown Savings Bank Arena in Jamestown, NY on May 11, at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are available at www.icedreamstour.com or by calling 212-600-4330.  

Joining Weir on the ice will be some of the top figure skating talent expected to compete in the Sochi Winter Games in 2014 including: U.S. National Champion Max Aaron; Samantha Cesario Junior Grand Prix medalist; Canadian National Silver Medalists Piper Gilles & Paul Poirier; and 2-time Olympian and 7-times Estonian National Champion Elena Glebova.  

The entertaining show also offers young skaters from the Jamestown Skating Club, the Amherst Skating Club and other local rinks the chance to skate in the show on the same ice as their Olympic heroes.   “We look forward to bringing this fun family show to figure skating enthusiasts throughout New England and allowing young skaters from the area the opportunity to participate in the show,” said Tara Modlin-King, president of Fireworks Sports Marketing and the Executive Producer of Ice Dreams.  

Weir, a 3-time U.S. Champion and 2-time Olympian and World medalist is one of the superstars of figure skating and emerging pop-culture icon. As the winner of both the 2008 and 2010 Readers’ Choice Skater of the Year Award, he joins Michelle Kwan as the only 2-time winner of the award. In addition to performing in shows and international competitions, Johnny is the star of his own reality series, Be Good Johnny on the Logo Network which goes beyond the sequins to examine the outrageous and outspoken Lady Gaga of figure skating.  

“I am looking forward to performing in Ice Dreams with fellow Olympians and Sochi hopefuls and inspiring a young generation of skaters to achieve their Dreams,” said Weir, the two-time U.S. Olympian.   About Fireworks Sports Marketing   Founded by former competitive skater Tara King, Fireworks Sports Marketing is a New York-based sports and entertainment marketing firm with a large focus in talent management and event production in the sport of figure skating.

About Fireworks Sports Marketing

Founded by former competitive skater Tara King, Fireworks Sports Marketing is a New York-based sports and entertainment marketing firm with a large focus in talent management and event production in the sport of figure skating.