Alumni Updates

2018 Carolina Dance Masters Title Winners!

  • Petite Miss Dance of North Carolina- Brianne Hartman- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • 1st Runner-Up- Margie Lynn Mayberry- Student of Stephanie Mayberry, Natalie Dobbins Denny, Amanda Stanley
  • 2nd Runner-Up- Savannah Parker- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • 3rd Runner-Up- Peyton Johnson- Student of Stephanie Mayberry, Natalie Dobbins Denny, Amanda Stanley
  • Most Talented Non-Finalist- Eleanor Secor- Student of Tori Melby

Petite Class Winners:

  • Interview- Brianne Harman- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Ballet- Peyton Johnson- Student of Lynn Raley, Linda, Kristi Stevens and James Devito
  • Tap- Marlo Gordon- Student of Lindsay Tilley, Ebonie Conley
  • Jazz- Brianne Harman- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Acro- Savannah Parker- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Congeniality- Peyton Johnson- Student of Lynn Raley, Linda, Kristi Stevens and James Devito

  • Junior Miss Dance of North Carolina- Annabelle Jones- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • 1st Runner-Up- Audrey Bucey- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • 2nd Runner-Up- Marin Bhargava- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • 3rd Runner-Up- Lilly Beam- Student of Debbie Huffman, Melody Poarch
  • Most Talented Non-Finalist- Lyndsey Ledbetter- Student of Millicent Lines, Tori Melbby and Mariah Reives

Junior Class Winners:

  • Interview- Audrey Bucey- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Ballet- Meryl Rhyne- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Tap- Lyndsey Ledbetter- Student of Millicent Lines, Tori Melby, Mariah Reives
  • Tap- Lilly Beam- Student of Debbie Huffman, Melody Poarch
  • Jazz- Annabelle Jones- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Acro- Annabelle Jones- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Acro- Marin Bhargava- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Congeniality- Annabelle Jones- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Congeniality- Ella Wilson- Student of Tori Melby

  • Teen Miss Dance of North Carolina- Calie Wrona- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • 1st Runner-Up- Lacy Croker- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • 2nd Runner-Up- Hailey Rollins- Student of Leslie Ingram and Michelle Moran
  • 3rd Runner-Up- Madeline Teas- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Most Talented Non-Finalist- Marin Avery Rash- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro

Teen Class Awards-

  • Interview- Lacy Croker- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Ballet- Hailey Rollins- Student of Leslie Ingram and Michelle Moran
  • Tap- Lacy Croker- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Tap- Calie Wrona- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Jazz- Calie Wrona- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Acro- Lacy Croker- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Acro- Calie Wrona- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Acro- Madeline Teas- Student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright and Amy Santoro
  • Congeniality- Zoe Charles- Student of Jackie Olson

 

In 1996, our last two categories were added in the Solo Title Scholarship Competition: Teen Miss and Teen Mister Dance. This year, Walter Crowley, student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright, and Amy Santoro, is our Teen Mister Dance of North Carolina. Read More

In 1996, our last two categories were added in the Solo Title Scholarship Competition: Teen Miss and Teen Mister Dance. This year, Hailey Wrona, student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright, and Amy Santoro, is our Teen Miss Dance of North Carolina. Read More

In 1994, the first title for Junior Mister Dance of North Carolina was awarded. This year, we congratulate Ethan Guthrie, student of Lianda Lynk, newest winner of the title. Read More

Three categories were added to the Solo Title Scholarship Competition in 1991: Junior Miss, Petite Miss, and Master Dance of North Carolina. Over the years, we have had many talented title holders in this category. Read More

In the same year that Junior Miss and Master Dance were introduced, Petite Miss Dance became a part of the Solo Title Scholarship Competition. This year, the crown went to Annabelle Jones, student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright, and Amy Santoro. Let’s look back at the title holders from the beginning. Read More

In 1991, the Junior Miss Dance category of the Solo Title Scholarship Competition was added. This year, we congratulate Island Shuler, student of Michele Lee and Gregor Lee Pickral, and celebrate the previous title holders. Read More

We want to take a moment to congratulate our newest Mister Dance of North Carolina, Sam Faulkner, student of Michelle Rogers, Alyson Wright, and Amy Santoro. In the spirit of reminiscing, we would also like to highlight the many title holders we have had the privilege of teaching. Read More

As we celebrate the success of our current Miss Dance of North Carolina, Savannah Simon, student of Jackie Olson and Ann Freeman, we want to take the time to look back over the many years of the Solo Title Scholarship Competition, beginning with our very first competition: Miss Dance of North Carolina. Read More