SSOD Students Offered Trainee Positions with Joffrey Ballet
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SSOD Students Offered Trainee Positions with Joffrey Ballet

SSOD students Katherine Whitlock and Helen Piltner were recently selected by the Joffrey Ballet School in New York City to become part of their Joffrey Trainee program. The Joffrey Trainee Program is a rigorous four year program, located in New York City and Dallas, Texas, designed to take individuals from a student to a professional...

SSOD Students Attend Joffrey Summer Intensives
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SSOD Students Attend Joffrey Summer Intensives

This summer, four SSOD students attended Joffrey Ballet Summer Intensives. Katherine Whitlock and Helen Piltner both attended intensives in Athens, Georgia. Abbi and Ceci Smith attended musical theatre intensives in New York City. Below are pictures submitted by Abbi and Ceci’s mom Amy. Summer intensives are a great way to fine tune your ballet skills...

SSOD Students to Attend Summer Intensives
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SSOD Students to Attend Summer Intensives

This past January, four Statesboro School of Dance students auditioned for Summer Intensives and were accepted! Congratulations on all of your hard work! Katherine Whitlock, a current 7th grader at Bulloch Academy and daughter of Austin and Heather Whitlock will be attending Joffrey’s Summer Intensive for two weeks in Athens, Georgia. Helen Piltner, a current...

Statesboro School of Dance Student Attends Joffrey Ballet at UGA
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Statesboro School of Dance Student Attends Joffrey Ballet at UGA

Every summer most children and teenagers lounge by the pool or hang out with their friends. Statesboro School of Dance student Katherine Whitlock chose to take one week out and study at the Joffrey Ballet Intensive at the University of Georgia in Athens. The Joffrey Georgia South program is led by Colleen Merwin a former...

Ms. Shay Morgan Honored with Deen Day Smith Award
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Ms. Shay Morgan Honored with Deen Day Smith Award

Last month, Statesboro School of Dance Artistic Director Shay Morgan was honored with a Deen Day Smith to Mankind Award. Over the past 29 years, the annual prestigious, invitation-only event has recognized hundreds of members of our community for their efforts to help other people. This year, twenty people were recognized for their “unselfish acts…measure of...

Congratulations Olivia Olsen!
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Congratulations Olivia Olsen!

Congratulations to our own Olivia Olsen on her crowning as Miss LCMS! We are so proud of you! Olivia dances in our B&B Advanced Level Class and is currently an eighth grade student at Langston Chapel Middle School.

Congratulations Miss Ella!
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Congratulations Miss Ella!

Congratulations Miss Ella!   A few weeks ago, one our Leaps of Faith dancers, Miss Ella Webb performed a special dance at her school pageant and won! Join us in celebrating with Ella!

Miss Caroline to Compete for Miss Georgia!
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Miss Caroline to Compete for Miss Georgia!

Our own Caroline Burnette is headed to the Miss Georgia pageant! August 30, Caroline was crowned “Miss International City” in Warner Robins, which is a preliminary pageant to the Miss Georgia pageant, part of the Miss America program. From the Macon Telegraph, ” In the Miss portion of the pageant, Caroline Burnette was crowned Miss International City. A...

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2015-2016 Dance Registration Announced!

We are happy to announce our 2015-2016 dance season registration will be held July 29 & 30 from 3-7pm at the dance studio. This season will feature our winter performance, “Nutcracker”, our praise & worship performance, “Faith in Motion” and our spring recital, “Cinderella”. Classes are open to children ages 2 1/2 thru adult and offer...

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Local Students Attend Dance Intensive

Statesboro School of Dance dancers Paige Jones, Kate Lamb and Autumn Stokes are busy this summer participating in the Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education’s summer dance intensive at Georgia Southern University!  These girls are working hard and their hard work shows during our dance season! Keep dancing girls! 🙂    

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