SSOD Alum in Florida State University’s ‘Days of Dance’
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SSOD Alum in Florida State University’s ‘Days of Dance’

SSOD alum Katherine Whitlock recently performed in Florida State University’s ‘Days of Dance’ performance. Katherine is a freshman at FSU, majoring in dance. This summer she will be a counselor for the FSU School of Dance Summer Intensive, where she spent her last two summers as a participant. Congratulations Kat! We are excited to see...

Shay Morgan & SSOD Featured in Discovering Bulloch
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Shay Morgan & SSOD Featured in Discovering Bulloch

Artistic Director and Studio Owner Shay Morgan was recently featured in Discovering Bulloch. “My favorite part of dancing myself was performing on stage. I loved getting to portray different characters while dancing,” Morgan stated. “My favorite thing about teaching is getting to share my love of dance with the children and getting to know them....

SSOD Dancer Katherine Whitlock Featured on WTOC
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SSOD Dancer Katherine Whitlock Featured on WTOC

Anyone who knows Katherine Whitlock knows she’s an amazing dancer. What you may not know is that she was born with Spina Bifida. This has not stopped her from working towards her goal of dancing in college, and one day, professionally. Savannah CBS station WTOC recently did a feature on Katherine and her amazing story....

SSOD Alumni Reunite for 20th Anniversary Performance
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SSOD Alumni Reunite for 20th Anniversary Performance

In honor of Statesboro School of Dance’s 20th Anniversary Spring Performance, SSOD alumni reunited to perform. Those participating included a dozen students who graduated from SSOD during 2002-2021. Below are some pictures from the performance.  

SSOD Alumni Participate in UGA’s Tap Dawgs
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SSOD Alumni Participate in UGA’s Tap Dawgs

SSOD Alumni Bailey Gunter and Ansley Whitlock recently performed with the Tap Dawgs, a tap dance group at the University of Georgia. Bailey also serves are their PR Chair. See below for a few pictures from their Spring Showcase.

Calling all SSOD Alumni!
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Calling all SSOD Alumni!

Calling all SSOD Alumni! This season marks our 20th Spring Recital and want to include YOU! If you are a graduate of Statesboro School of Dance, we invite you to participate in our SSOD Reunion dance at the Spring Recital on June 4, 2022. Yes, you’ll need to be at dress rehearsal on Thursday, June...

SSOD Alum Mallory Lanier Rosche Named Outstanding Occupational Therapy Practitioner
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SSOD Alum Mallory Lanier Rosche Named Outstanding Occupational Therapy Practitioner

Mallory Lanier Rosche was recently awarded “Outstanding Occupational Therapy Practitioner” for 2020 by the Georgia Occupational Therapy Association. She was nominated for this award for her work with Steps of Grace:Ballet for Special Needs, an adaptive dance program she founded and continues to direct. This year marks 10 years of this program providing dance education to...

SSOD Alum Haley Parrish College Dance Fundraiser
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SSOD Alum Haley Parrish College Dance Fundraiser

Former SSOD student Haley Parrish, now a student at the University of Georgia, recently choreographed the winning routine in UGA’s Greek Grind. SDT Greek Grind is an annual dance competition between all Panhellenic sorority chapters at UGA. All proceeds are donated to Prevent Child Abuse America (PCAA), and 94 cents of every dollar raised directly...

Former SSOD Student Ashley Wade to Dance with Disney
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Former SSOD Student Ashley Wade to Dance with Disney

Former SSOD student Ashley Wade, a current student at Georgia College, was recently hired as a Walt Disney Character Performer! Ashley will be working at the Walt Disney World property in Orlando, Florida! Congratulations Ashley!!