Skating Magazine: ‘Ice Dreams’ show draws sellout crowd to state-of-the art Twin Rinks venue

‘Ice Dreams’ show draws sellout crowd to state-of-the art Twin Rinks venue

By Liz Leamy

A sold-out crowd of more than 2,600 people gathered at Twin Rinks Ice Center in East Meadow, N.Y., on Sept. 20 to cheer on several of the country’s top skaters and a talented local contingent as they performed in the show “Ice Dreams.”

Headliners included Olympic medalist Jason Brown, 2012 U.S. pairs champions Caydee Denney and John Coughlin, 2013 U.S. pairs silver medalists Alexa Scimeca and Chris Knierim, and New York-area standout Samantha Cesario, U.S. junior silver medalist Mariah Bell and U.S. junior bronze medalist Jimmy Ma.

Ice Dreams Starring Olympic and National Skaters Coming to Twin Rinks Ice Center




 ON SEPTEMBER 20th 2014 at 7pm. 

Local Junior Skaters Join Olympians and National Champions on the Ice

NEW YORK – Ice Dreams, an Olympic Ice Show starring 2014 Olympic Bronze Medalist Jason Brown and aspiring local skaters is coming to Twin Rinks Ice Center at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow, NY on September 20th.

“Twin Rinks is proud to host this figure skating event which will feature some of the best figure skaters in the world, said Ron Friedman, owner of Twin Rinks. We welcome everyone to come visit our state of the art facility, located in Nassau County’s Eisenhower Park, to watch these athletes up close in what is sure to be an enjoyable evening on September 20, 2014.”

Ice Dreams will feature some of the top figure skating talent in the US and Canada including National Champions John Coughlin and Caydee Denney, 2014 Olympic and World alternate & Long Island Native Samantha Cesario, 2014 Olympic Silver Medalist Dylan Moscovitch and International Competitor Liubov Ilyushechkina, US National Silver Medalists Alexa Scimeca and Chris Knierim, Two-Time Canadian National Medalists Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier and The Skyliners! The entertaining show also offers more than 100 young skaters from Nassau County and the surrounding area the chance to skate in the show on the same ice as their Olympic heroes.

“I am looking forward to performing in Ice Dreams with fellow Olympians and National Champions.  I hope this show will inspire a young generation of skaters to achieve their Dreams,” said Brown, the Olympic Bronze Medalist.

“Nassau County is pleased to present this family-fun ice show at the new Twin Rinks at Eisenhower Park,” said Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano.  “Ice Dreams is a once in a lifetime opportunity that brings together Olympic, World and National skaters with young skaters from our community.  This wonderful event promises to be an entertaining, inspiring and memorable event for our young skaters and our community.”

Youth skaters can sign up to skate in the show by visiting or by calling 212-600-4330. Tickets to the show can be purchased by visiting


About Fireworks Sports & Entertainment and Ice Dreams

Founded by former competitive skater Tara Modlin, Fireworks Sports Marketing is a New York-based sports and entertainment marketing firm with a large focus event production and talent management.

About Twin Rinks Eisenhower

Twin Rinks Ice Center at Eisenhower Park is Long Island’s premier ice skating facility and sports entertainment venue! Our 165,000 square-foot, world-class facility consists of two indoor, NHL-sized skating rinks, as well as one outdoor recreational hockey rink. Twin Rinks will also host a variety of youth and adult hockey tournaments, figure skating competitions, curling events, speedskating competitions, and non-skating entertainment events. The facility will offer a wide variety of clinics, programs and leagues for both male and female hockey players, as well as figure skaters of all ages and skill levels, from learn-to-skate beginners to elite athletes with professional and Olympic aspirations!




Kenny Jacobson for Ice Theatre of New York

Photo Courtesy of Kenny Jacobson

Two Time Olympian and 3 Time US National Champion Johnny Weir will Headline Ice Dreams 2013.

Johnny, who is the star of his own Realty TV Series and author of his autobiography “Welcome to My World”, is set to perform in all 3  Ice Dreams shows in this Spring.

To Purchase Tickets for Ice Dreams visit BUY TICKETS on our website today.



Ice Dreams is excited to announce our 2013 dates!  The show will stop at:

Olympia Ice Center in West Springfield, MA on April 20th
Jamestown Savings Bank Arena in Jamestown, NY
May 11th and the Oakland Ice Center on June 2nd

We are looking for kids from each city to participate in a group number in the show. To learn more about the group number and sign up to skate in the show visit SKATE IN OUR SHOW.

For information on how to purchase tickets for Ice Dreams 2013 visit BUY!