Dedham resident Alexandra Shumway, who has participated with group dancers in past events, is one of six stars participating in the event this year, the tickets for which recently sold out.
Shumway's recently-produced DWTDS Oscar Montage video shows the star taking part in various overdubbed scenes from classic films. She also set up a GoFundMe.com page to help raise donations, as has contestant Shawn Greenwood.
Here are this year's contestants:
- Judy Bryne, Riverdale School Nurse
- Cheryl Kerr, Pastor at Allin Church
- Jim Forrest, DHS Assistant Principal
- Tom Ryan, Attorney Suffolk Registry of Deeds
- Alex Shumway, Magazine Advertising Saleswoman
- Shawn Greenwood, Electrician