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Cecchetti is a sequence of grades, carefully measured to degree of difficulty and physical development, and provides a system of accredited examinations to test student’s proficiency

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18 August

A tip for feeling your ballet muscles!

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All dancers are challenged in finding and engaging the correct ballet muscles to maintain their maximum turnout.  Try this exercise to help you find and control your turnout muscles.  Standing in 1st position plie, place your hands on the lowest point of your gluteus maximus, where it connects to the inner thigh muscles.  While keeping […]

17 August

Nutcracker Casting Auditions Are Next Week!

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DCG is holding it’s casting auditions for the Nutcracker Ballet next week, Tuesday August 21-Thursday, August 23!  DCG Company dancers will perform in the Nutcracker Ballet, attend 2-3 dance competitions, perform in Spring recitals, and participate in CCA International ballet examinations in June, 2019.  Please contact the main office for details, 336-271-8177.

15 August

New Studio Construction Update!

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Our new studio facility is really coming along!  Stop by to say, “Hi” and to check out our progress!  There are only a few weeks remaining until we open our 3 new beautiful studio classrooms!  Thank you to all the DCG members that have been so helpful and supportive during our construction process!

Meet our Faculty!

What our faculty is saying:

  • Mallory Graham

    “The Dance Center of Greensboro doesn’t just teach dancing. It creates dancers!”

    - Mallory Graham
  • Jeanne Alala

    “Being a professional dancer was an important experience in my life that led me to open The Dance Center of Greensboro’s doors to a new generation of dancers. I could not be more proud of The Dance Center of Greensboro’s community, whose hard work and commitment continuously inspires me to produce the best dance educational program possible.”

    - Jeanne Alala
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About The Dance Center of Greensboro

The Dance Center of Greensboro offers the highest quality of dance education taught by professional dancers.  Our dancers perform several times per season including:  The Nutcracker Ballet, regional dance competitions, multiple spring recitals and National Ballet examinations.

Our dance teachers offer their professional career experience including: Broadway, National Tours, World Tours, The Royal Ballet School, Boston Ballet, Tulsa Ballet, University of North Carolina School of Arts and much more!  DCG Director, Jeanne Alala, is certified and accredited with Dance Masters of America and a Fellow member of Cecchetti Council of America.  Mrs. Alala has over 30 years experience with these prestigious dance programs.  As a student Mrs. Alala earned numerous dance scholarships and national titles from the DMA and CCA organizations.  As a certified teacher, Mrs Alala continues with her annual examinations in ballet, tap, jazz, and tumbling. (please see Faculty Biographies for more information on Mrs. Alala and the rest of the DCG faculty)

We’re not just teaching dance, we’re creating dancers at the Dance Center of Greensboro.  We believe dance is an art with no boundaries that creates inspiration while it grows and flourishes.  We believe when dance touches our lives it promotes happiness, tells stories, provides valuable life lessons and most importantly enriches each of our hearts and souls.