Marilla Morrison: Governor’s School Reflection

This past summer I had the honor of spending five and a half weeks at the Governor's School East of North Carolina. Since 1963, select rising seniors and a few rising juniors have attended either the East campus at Meredith College or the West at Salem College each year. As...

Marilla Morrison Accepted to Governor’s School of NC

Congratulations to Marilla Morrison, Burlington Dance Center Senior Company 1 member, on her acceptance to The Governor's School of North Carolina. Marilla will attend NCGS-East this summer, 2018. NCGS is a publicly funded residential summer program for intellectually gifted high school students. Marilla's main area of study will be dance.

Madeline Braxton: Where is She Now?

From Madeline; Hi! :) Just a little update on my life: I am so happy to say that as of May, I am a UNC-Greensboro alum with a BFA in Dance Performance and Choreography. I loved every minute of my time in the dance school, learning and growing with such...

Abbey Misenheimer: Where is She Now?

From Abbey Misenheimer - Graduate of 2012: It's amazing how quickly life has changed since I first walked through the doors of BDC a little over 6 years ago in the Fall of 2011! Upon graduating from Eastern Alamance High School in 2012, I attended the University of North Carolina...

Doria Worden: Where is She Now?

From Doria: At the end of June, two years of being a trainee at Richmond Ballet came to an end. I moved to Wisconsin at the beginning of September to start work as an Apprentice with Madison Ballet. Finally, after many years of practice, it feels so good to be...

Governor’s School East Experience

Governor's School East Experience by: Macon Carroll Governor's School, contrary to popular belief, is not where one learns how to become a governor, though current governor Roy Cooper did visit campus to meet everyone. Rather, it is a five-and-a-half-week program where students from around the state, studying various subjects, intermingle,...

Betsy Walker Completes Levels 4 and 5 ABT Training

Betsy Walker has successfully completed Levels 4 and 5 of the American Ballet Theatre-National Training Curriculum.  She spent many hours in the ABT studios studying with Raymond Lukens and Franco De Vita, directors of the program. "Meeting ballet teachers from the US and around the world as well as current...

Summer 2015 Master Classes

African and Bollywood Master Classes Burlington Dance Center proudly announces Master Classes for August. Dancers will be enriched through movement and music as well as learn the culture and history of these art forms. Come dressed in comfortable, free moving clothing or dancewear. No shoes required, bare feet are acceptable...

Around The World Camp with Betsy Walker

This was a special week for a handful of young ladies and an even more special week for Betsy Walker.  Betsy arrived early and left late preparing for her camp and loving every minute of it. Knowing her like I do, I could see just how much she enjoyed holding...

BDC Spring 2014 Newsletter

The Burlington Dance Center Spring 2014 Newsletter is now available... Click the following link to open or download the newsletter: Burlington Dance Center, Spring 2014 Newsletter