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Dates & Events
Shining Stars
Second Saturday of every month from 10-11am.

A dance program now in it’s 11th season that creates a class specifically designed for kids with special needs. This free class is open to anyone in the community who has a child that could benefit from this fun class. SDC members dance with these kids the 2nd Saturday of each month from 10am-11am. 

Contact Marilyn for more info 
Oct 10 - Costume Fees Due
Costume fees are due by Oct 10 - Click HERE to pay online! 
Feb 17 - Father/Daughter Dance
Purchase your tickets now! 6-8pm, open to anyone in the community 
Feb 24 - Dance Theatre Performances
“Phone Booth Preservation Society/Carnival of the Animals” performances. Hope Community Church 1:00 and 5:00pm. Tickets are $7.00 and can be purchased at the studio. 
Mar 3 - Recital Tickets
Recital Tickets go on sale at 8am at the studio (limit 2 per person) 
Mar 10 - Additional Recital Tickets
Recital Tickets go on sale at 8am with no limit on quantity 
Mar 10 - SDC’s Solo Concert
“Dance as if Nobody is Watching” at the Hope Community Church at 10am, 1pm, 4pm and 7pm. Tickets are $7 
Mar 12-17 - Observation Week
Come see all the hard work your dancer is doing! 
Mar 23-24 - Picture Weekend
March 23-25th are the dates for our picture weekend in full recital costumes! A full schedule as well as ordering information will be included in the March newsletter. 
Mar 26-31 - Fall Registration Lottery
Lottery drawing for Fall Registration. More info coming soon! 
Apr 2-7 - Closed for Spring Break
The studio will be closed for spring break April 2 to April 7 
Apr 9-14 - Fall Registration
Fall registration week will be April 9 to April 14. More info coming soon! 
May 12 - Young Dancer Recital
Young Dancer Recital at Hope Community Church for ages 3-6, as well as 7/9 Beginning classes. 
May 19 - SDC Auditions
In studio 148. Apprentices/Littles from 9-10am - Jr. Co. from 10-11am - Sr. Co. from 11am-noon. 
June 1-3 - Fletcher Spring Recital
Fletcher Opera House in Raleigh - Recital for ages 7/9 continuing level classes and up 
Dance Theatre Performance Info

Please join us on Saturday, Feb. 24th for the Dance Theatre performance of "Phone Booth Preservation Society & Carnival of the Animals", under the direction of Denise Cerniglia.

Many dancers have been rehearsing on the weekend to share this beautiful Ballet with family and friends!

  • Location: Hope Community Church
  • Show Times: 1:00 & 5:00pm
  • Cost: $7.00 and can be purchased at the studio
Dance Theater Rehearsal Schedule

Rehearsal Blocks
January 7, 14, 21, 28 and February 4
Click HERE to download cast and rehearsal schedule

Please notify Mollie or me in advance if you will miss a rehearsal. No more than one absence is allowed.



2:30-5:00 (1/7-2/18)
SBC Barre
Phone Booth Preservation Society Ballet

February 11, 18: We will all meet together from 1:30-3:30 to do a complete run through and learn the opening and finale, which both include the entire cast.

February 23: Dress rehearsal 6:00-9:00

February 24: Show day! Shows are at 1:00 and 5:00, call time TBA

Dance Theatre Audition Results
Readers: Ella Bucy, Kira Geniesse, Caroline Edmondson, Kylie Karabinos, Madison Manz

Hens (with Denise)
Michaela Patterson
Abby Issler
Gail Faulkner
Reagan Whitley
Annie Everest
Mary Self
Natalia Capote
Avery Hormel

Tortoises (with Charlotte)
Paige Brennan
Molly Cassidy
Emma Babocsi
Sarah Robins
Aliza Adornetto
Emily Hobbet
Alana Roberts

Elephants (with Mollie)
Maya Musser
Rachel Kitching
Laney Leising
Sabine Pate
Samantha Hill
Thea Rohrer
Anna Caldwell
Talyn Fitzpatrick

Kangaroos (with Denise)
Emerson McDonnell
Kyra Lewis
Kate Lundy
Libby Sulyi
Sophie Mills

Aquarium (with Madison)
Lea Mennen
Anna Freeh
Sloan Thompson
Kaitlyn Graham
Megan Malmberg-Burnette
Lillian Griffin
Eva Robinson
Georgia Outlaw
Maggie Akins
Ava Carfano
Kelsey Allan
Mia Errato
Cate Killough

Cuckoo (with Mollie)
Hannah Cowell
Natalie Bentley
Maria Little
Kaylee Viverette
Katrina Haas
Lily Bertlshofer
Danielle Schaefer

Aviary (with Denise and Mollie)
Lily Adkins
Ella Bucy
Anna Grayce Riley
Kira Geniesse
Kate Ennis
Addie Macior
Audrey Williamson
Samantha Fanjoy

Pianists (with Denise and Mollie)
Hayden Cagle
Annabelle Coleman
Peri Leeds
Chelsea Slocum
Grace Villadsen
Kylee Cockerham
Riley Harris
Caroline Edmondson
Olivia Jones
Hope Sipek

Fossils (with Rachel)
Erynn Long
Lizzy Berry
Madeline Lisecki
Peyton Doneth
Layla Williams
Addison Musser
Jamie Renaud
Madelyn Walker
Jenna Rivenbark

Swans (with Denise and Mollie)
Isabella Dobbs
Alanna Guertin
Maralee Joyner
Kylie Karabinos
Madison Manz
Charlotte Rice
Rachel Walker
Ciara Renaud
Mia Crider
Taylor Spies