5 February

Got summer dance plans? DCG has intensives for the professional dancer in training

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For most students ‘summer break’ means rest & relaxation. To a dancer ‘summer break’ means dance intensives! DCG’s summer intensives help all dancers to reshape their technique in a short period of time while dancing 3-5 classes per day for several weeks. Not only is a summer intensive a great way to improve your overall […]

19 October

Nutcracker tickets are on sale, reserve your seat today!

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Due to the popularity of our unique production of The Nutcracker Ballet, we have added a performance to accommodate our tremendous audience members. Tickets are on sale now at the High Point Theatre Box Office 336-887-3001! Performances are scheduled Saturday, December 6th at 7:00 pm & Sunday, December 7th at 2:00 pm. Tickets are on […]

23 September

Interesting information to consider about College dance degrees (myth 3)

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Myth 3: Attending college means you have to set aside your professional dance goals for four years. As it turns out there are numerous college programs creating ways and encouraging students to experience the professional dance life while attending college. There are college programs which encourage their dance students to take positions in professional dance […]

18 September

Interesting information to consider about College dance degrees (myth 2)

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Myth 2: A dance degree is pointless. There are so many great qualities involved in attaining a college degree that shows future employers why you are a great hire, such as: ability to commit, ability to work hard, and the ability to be solve problems. Professional dancers have to be very smart individuals and have […]

7 September

Interesting information to consider about College dance degrees (myth 1)

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It is a common ideology for dancers wanting a professional career to think that college dance programs are a fall back for not being good enough to get a professional dance job right out of high school. However, Dance Spirit September 2014, explores myths, dance programs, and individual dancer’s experiences that are worth considering. Myth […]

4 September

Why tumbling is more popular than ever! (Part 3)

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With all of this talk of the importance of tumbling for dancers, let’s talk about the one move every dancer should know how to perform. All the Dance Spirit Magazine experts agree that if you are going to learn just one tumbling skill, an aerial cartwheel (a cartwheel with no hands) is the best because […]

3 September

Why tumbling is more popular than ever! (Part 2)

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Did you know that studying tumbling can actually improve your dancing? Yes, it’s true! Tumbling classes force you to use your body in a broader range of motion than ballet, contemporary, jazz, tap or hip hop dance classes. Add tumbling to your course of study and you will increase your flexibility, balance, agility, leg strength, […]

30 August

Why tumbling is more popular than ever! (Part 1)

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Today, many dance choreographers are infusing acrobatics and tumbling into their choreography and these extra skills are appearing in almost every genre of dance – yes, even in ballet! Check out Rasta Thomas’ ROCK the ballet, starring the Bad Boys of Dance and you will see the mix of classical ballet with jaw-dropping tumbling creating […]

29 August

Thank you for attending the DCG Nutcracker Ballet auditions!

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DCG is so thankful to all the talented dancers and adjudicators for being involved in the recent Nutcracker Ballet auditions. The art of auditioning is SO important for dancers, landing that contract is how you pay for your rent, dance classes, and meals. DCG is truly blessed to have so many former professional dancers guiding […]

25 August

DCG is calling all 5-7 yr old dancers and tumblers for Nutcracker auditions tomorrow!

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Calling all 5-7 year old dancers, and tumblers, for tomorrow’s Nutcracker Ballet auditions. From 4:30-6:30 p.m. at The Dance Center of Greensboro’s State Street Studio location. Attend weekly rehearsals and perform this marvelous Holiday production the weekend of December 5-7, 2014! Roles may include, and are not limited to, Angels, Mice, Ginger snaps, Candy canes, […]