Madeline Braxton: Where is She Now?

From Madeline; Hi! 🙂 Just a little update on my life: I am so happy to say that as of May, I am a UNC-Greensboro alum with a BFA in Dance Performance and Choreography. I loved every minute of my time in the dance school, learning and growing with such a wonderful community of people. […]

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Abbey Misenheimer: Where is She Now?

From Abbey Misenheimer – Graduate of 2012: It’s amazing how quickly life has changed since I first walked through the doors of BDC a little over 6 years ago in the Fall of 2011! Upon graduating from Eastern Alamance High School in 2012, I attended the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill where I […]

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Doria Worden: Where is She Now?

From Doria: At the end of June, two years of being a trainee at Richmond Ballet came to an end. I moved to Wisconsin at the beginning of September to start work as an Apprentice with Madison Ballet. Finally, after many years of practice, it feels so good to be able to tell people that […]

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Governor’s School East Experience

Governor’s School East Experience by: Macon Carroll Governor’s School, contrary to popular belief, is not where one learns how to become a governor, though current governor Roy Cooper did visit campus to meet everyone. Rather, it is a five-and-a-half-week program where students from around the state, studying various subjects, intermingle, live alongside each other, and […]

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First Day of Ballet

It is the night before my new ballet year begins and I am filled with excitement thinking about the new little faces I will see tomorrow. I wonder if they have tried on their ballet shoes and pranced on their floors? I wonder about the feelings of mom and dad as they look at those […]

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Princess Camp June 2016-Week 2

Monday morning brought in a new set of ballerinas (and prince) as well as returning assistants and new ones! Let the fun begin! Dancers quickly set into playing with their new friends with puzzles and play dough. After an introduction the dancers got to choose their “Big sister” for the week. Big sisters are a […]

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Princess Ball

Friday we celebrated a wonderful week of camp with our sweet “Princess Ball” which is our showcase for the dancer’s family and friends. We had Rapunzel visit my morning campers and Ariel visited my evening campers.  We were so fortunate that these princesses took time out of their busy princess schedules to sing to our […]

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Princess Camp June 2016 – Day 2 & 3

Princess ballerinas came in on day 2 with a spring in their step. I love watching them skip, tippy toe, and chasse to the ballet room. I sometimes tell Moms to peek and watch their daughters as they walk into the room all by themselves. I know all too well how quickly they grow and […]

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Princess Camp June 2016 – Day 1 Morning Camp

I must start this blog by sending thanks to my amazing assistants. Without you I could not be “Miss Kim”. You were wonderful. A special thank you to Kelsey Morrison who basically handled the most important aspect which is safety. With all this help I could concentrate on the dancers, teach, and enjoy their experience. […]

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Welcome Lesleigh Laws Caulder to BDC

Burlington Dance Center is pleased to announce the addition of Lesleigh Laws Caulder to our Studio. Lesleigh will teach Jazz and Ballet. We are thrilled to have such an experienced, knowledgeable teacher join our Burlington Dance Center Family. Welcome Lesleigh! Click here for Lesleigh’s full faculty page

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