World Ballet Day 2023

Weekly Reminders 11.6.23-11.11.23

Hello DP Family, 

It was a great week last week! We finished out Halloween week with a bang and we celebrated World Ballet day on 11/1-see the awesome pic from our Ballet I/II class with Anne Morris.

Below are this week’s reminders! Please take a moment and read through them.

If you have any questions feel free to chat with DP School staff in Office 321 (3rd floor of Greensboro Cultural Center, near Studio 323) or Table Support volunteers/interns Monday-Thursday 5-7pm, Saturdays 9am-11am

Feel free to call or email ahead to schedule a time to drop off payments or meet with staff

Call: (336) 370-6776, Email:

Fall 23 Semester 9.5-12.16 (14 weeks)                                                                

Important Dates:                                                                     Dates Closed: 

Fall 23 Semester: 9/5-12/16 (14 weeks)
Open House: 9/5-9/16
Performance Co. Interest Meetings: 9/6, 9/13
Rise Auditions: 9/7, 9/14
CDW Studio Day Sale: 9/9
National Dance Day: 9/16
Buddy Week: 9/18-9/23
Last Day to Register Fall 23: 10/2
Parent Observation Week: 10/16-10/21
Dress Up Week: 10/23-10/31
NCDF: 9/27-9/30, 10/6-10/7, 10/27, 11/12
Parade Rehearsals: 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 11/27
Last Week of Classes/Winter Showing: 12/11-12/16
Labor Day: 9/4
NC Folk Fest: 9/8-9/10 
Monday After NCDF: 10/9
Veteran’s Day: 11/10
Thanksgiving Break: 11/20-11/25
Festival of Lights: 12/1 ***Performance Co. Performs
GSO Holiday Parade: 12/2***Dance Project Performs

Youth Student Reminders

For more information for youth classes:

To make a payment/register for classes via class portal:

Magalli is back! 

  • Magalli is back on Monday, November 6th! Welcome back Magalli:)

Spring 2024 Schedule is LIVE! Registration coming soon….

  • DP offers classes for ages 18 months-18+! Check out our schedule here! Spring runs Jan 16-Jun 2.
  • Registration closes 2/22/23
  • Scholarships are open-scholarships close 2/12/23!
  • Questions about our Spring 24 schedule Contact

Registration Software Switch!

  • Announced earlier in the semester, Dance Project is excited to let our families know that we will be switching registration software to Dance Studio Pro beginning in mid-November!
  • When our registration opens for the Spring 24 semester (Mid November) all registrations for Fall 23 and Spring 24 will be on the new software, Dance Studio Pro. If you have an existing Studio Director account, we have transferred your data to the new software and we will send everyone a link to access that account. You will not need to make a new account in Dance Studio Pro.
  • Dance Studio Pro comes with many exciting features for our families such as an app with everything you need for your dancer’s classes! We can’t wait for everyone to enjoy this new and more efficient software. 

Parade Rehearsals are happening now!

  • DP performs in the Greensboro Holiday Parade Saturday, 12.2 12pm! *It is Mandatory for Performance Co. (Minis, Juniors, Teens/Rise) to perform and optional all other Dance Project students!
  • Ages 7 & under- can walk in the parade with banner/ribbon wands (must have parent/adult chaperone), 
  • Ages 8 & up- can learn parade choreography and dance in parade, must attend at least 3 rehearsals.
  • Remaining Parade Rehearsals:  11.10, 11.17 5:00-6:00pm & 11.27 5:15-6:00pm *last 2 rehearsals mandatory
  • Parade Video is up on Band for learning and practicing!
  • How to Sign Up: 
  • How to Pay:
    • $10 fee for all dancing OR walking in parade (including parent chaperones)
    • Please pay via cash/check in office OR in online portal via card.
  • What to Wear:
    • Black DP t-shirt with white letters (optional DP jacket, underlayers such as long sleeve/turtleneck if cold)
    • Black Leggings OR DP leggings/Black DP Joggers
    • No black DP shirts available in office at this time. Order shirts ASAP here in order to get in time for parade!
  • More info:

Did you know? DP Parents get HALF OFF adult drop in class tickets!

  • Use the code “DPFAM” on any EventBrite tickets to get half off regular priced tickets ($15) to drop in to class at Dance Project!

Parkinson’s Dance Class has begun!

  • Session Length: October 3 – December 12 *10 Weeks* (No class will be held on November 21st – Dance Project will be closed for Spring Break)
  • When: Tuesdays 9:30am – 10:30am 
  • Where: Van Dyke Performance Space, 1st Floor of Greensboro Cultural Center in Downtown (200 N. Davie St., Greensboro, NC 27401)
    • Exception for October 3 & October 17– Studio 323 at Dance Project, 3rd floor of Greensboro Cultural Center in Downtown (200 N. Davie St., Greensboro, NC 27401) *accessible by elevator or stairs*
  • Who: People of any age or ability, with or without Parkinson’s (family members, loved ones, & caretakers invited!)
  • About this Class: Dance Project’s free program allows individuals with Parkinson’s or limited mobility to use dance as therapy. This class incorporates physical exercise, cognitive tasks, sensory experience, emotional expression, and social interaction. As a multidimensional activity, dance has the potential to address many of the challenges faced by persons with Parkinson’s or limited mobility. Instructor: Davida Reid. This program is supported by a community grant from the Parkinson’s Foundation and with support from Cone Health Medical Group. 
  • Register for FREE here, call/email, OR register in-person at class time.More info:
  • Questions? Contact:

The North Carolina Dance Festival (NCDF)

  • NC Dance Festival Fall 2023 performances & events have begun!
    • 11.12 CREATIVE COLLABORATION EXCHANGE (The Artist Bloc, Greensboro)
      • James Daniels, Damien Mathis, Seema Viswanath, and Anna Williams collaborate for 1 day in mixed art forms, culminating in a performance. Co-presented with TAB Arts Center.
  • What is NCDF? The NC Dance Festival, a production of the Dance Project, is an annual touring showcase of modern and contemporary choreography by NC artists. The Festival establishes a network of venues for professional regional choreography and performance, expanding accessibility of dance throughout the state while raising the profile of North Carolina’s own artists.
  • Want more news about NCDF and other Dance Project programming? Sign up for our organization-wide emails here!
  • More NCDF info here:

Drop In Student Reminders

Fall 2023 Multi-Class Passes Still Available & Single Class TIckets Still on Sale!

  • Fall Semester runs 9.5-12.16 (14 weeks)
    • Drop In Rate: $15
    • 10 Class Pass: $135
      • Any 10 classes of your choosing, expires after session ends. Master classes excluded.
    • UNLIMITED ALL Class Pass: $300
      • Unlimited classes of your choosing all 14 weeks of the Fall semester. Master classes excluded.
  • Learn more and purchase tickets via Eventbrite here

*Parents of Dance Project youth students can purchase single tickets at half-price. Please contact office for more details.*

*Adult Drop-in & Class Pass payments are processed through EventBrite with exception of APC.*

  • If you have any questions in regards to level/class placement or specific class recommendations, please reach out to
  • Dance Project does not accept cash, check or credit card payments in office for drop in class tickets/class pass purchases.
  • Class Tickets/Class Passes must be purchased online via Eventbrite and require manual card entry. If you have any trouble purchasing a class ticket online, Dance Project Staff are happy to walk you through this process to purchase your ticket/pass online in office or on the phone. 
  • *An exception is only made for Adult Scholarships and Professional Practice Program scholarship recipients, who may pay in office via cash or check, or online via a class portal account here.*


  • Please be sure to fill out the waiver attached to your ticket/pass receipt before your first class with Dance Project, or you may be asked to fill out a paper copy of our waiver before class. A waiver is required for participation in classes at Dance Project. 
  • Waiver also available here 

Performance Company Reminders

For more information about Dance Project Performance Companies:

Reminders for ALL Performance Co: 

  • All Dancers and Parents: PLEASE REVIEW YOUR CONTRACT DATES ASAP! We have so many dates coming up in the next 6 months and we want to make sure that everyone is prepared and working together to support each other for all rehearsals and performances. If you need a hard copy of the contract that was signed at the start of the semester please see Magalli! We have copies in the office and everyone’s contracts on file.
  • Please stay tuned for updates throughout the year on the Performance Company Band.
  • Performance Co. Checks In Finish Upon Magalli’s Return (11/6-11/11)
    • We want to take the time to check in with our dancers in our performance companies to see how the semester is going so far and find out any goals our dancers are working towards, and find out how we can best support these goals.
    • Please fill out the following Performance Co. Fall 23 Check In Google Form here as soon as possible if you have not already.
    • Mini, Junior, Teen, Rise Performance Companies: will have individual brief conservations during regular rehearsal time 11/6-11/11  with admin staff (Lauren & Magalli). 
    • Adult Performance Company: Response optional. If interested in scheduling a separate time to check in, please feel free to reach out. We would love to hear from you!
  • Greensboro Holiday Parade Details above in general school reminders.
  • NUVO Dance Convention (Optional, highly encouraged)
    • January 26th-28th 2023 in Atlanta, GA
    • This is a dance convention where our Rise, TPC, and select JPC dancers can take classes over a weekend from professional artists in various styles (jazz, ballet, contemporary, hip-hop, musical theatre, ballroom, tap, improv, & more). Ages 11+. $345 per dancer early fee. Classes typically run from 7:30am-4pm on Saturday and Sunday.
    • Please visit this link to get hotel details and cost details per dancer. Reserve a hotel room (even if you don’t use it) at the Signia by Hilton Atlanta ($214 NUVO rate) as soon as possible because they will book up. 
    • Deadline to pay tuition to Dance Project: November 10th 2023
    • NUVO Student/Parent Meeting: November 10th 6:00-7:00pm in Studio 323
    • More info: 

Teen Performance Co. Reminders:

  • Teen Performance Co. Summer 2023 Guest Piece- with Choreographer Bre Forbes!
    • Please stay tuned for dates for TPC Guest Piece Fall 23 extra rehearsals.
    • Bre Forbes, former NCDF artist and current Dance Project board member is this year’s Teen Performance Co. guest artist! 
    • Bre has set a hip-hop influenced piece of choreography that is open to all new and returning TPC dancers to join. This piece will be performed throughout the 2023-2024 season and requires commitment to the full performance company year. 

Rise Reminders:

  • Please stay tuned for dates for Rise Guest Piece Fall 23 extra rehearsals.

Adult Performance Co. Reminders:

  • Please see parade details above in the youth weekly reminders. 

Please reach out to Magalli for any and all things Performance Company

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