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

 

We’re so excited for you to join us this year for the CDM Convention.  Please find the schedule for the weekend here:

2017 Convention Schedule

Congratulations to all our CDM Finalist!!!

Petite Finalists

  • EverMartin
  • Margie Lynn Mayberry
  • Eleanor Secor
  • Marlo Gordon
  • Claire Anderson
  • Brianne Harman
  • Peyton Johnson
  • Scout Diehl
  • Savannah Parker
  • Sanii Spivey

 

Junior Miss Finalists

  • Lilly Beam
  • Reese Kenison
  • Annabelle Jones
  • Ella Wilson
  • Marin Bhargava
  • Audrey Bucey
  • Lyndsey Ledbetter
  • Ava Ford
  • Meryl Rhyne
  • Hannah Wilfawn

 

Teen Miss Finalists

  • Zoe Charles
  • Hailey Rollins
  • Banks Lackey
  • Avery Rash
  • Agatha Stamatakos
  • Tabitha Rapp
  • Madeleine Teas
  • Christa Swanner
  • Calie Wrona
  • Lacy Kennedi Croker

 

Miss Finalists

  • Henna Reid
  • Abigael Jones
  • Grach Marley
  • Kendall Ramirez
  • Ashlyn Stanley
  • Madison Elliott
  • Kristina Stuckey
  • Kaitlyn Schmidt
  • Hailey Wrona
  • Emma Sheets
12 and under awards
  • Beale Fletcher Entertainment Award – Club Copa – Center of Performing Arts
  • Deborah Geer Choreography Award – Lilac Waltz – Ann Freeman Dance Academy/Ann Freeman
  • Champion of Champions – Have You Seen My Childhood – Miller Street Dance Academy/Michelle, Alyson, Amy
Top 5 Choreography Scores
  • Proof – A Step of Class/Stacie Dawson
  • Have You Seen My Childhood – Miller Street Dance Academy/Michelle, Alyson, Amy
  • Lion King – Tippy Toes Dance Studio/Leslie & Michelle
  • Lilac Waltz – Ann Freeman Dance Academy/Ann Freeman
  • Child of Light – Dancers Workshop/Tori Melby
13 and over awards
  • Beale Fletcher Entertainment Award – Kiki – Dancers Workshop/Tori Melby
  • Pegge Lee Choreography Award – Dream On – A Step Of Class/Kaitlyn Lewis
  • Champion of Champions- Temperature – Miller Street Dance Academy/Michelle, Alyson, Amy
Top 5 Choreography Scores
  • Beautiful – Steps On Stage Academy of Performing Arts/Cheri Crabtree
  • Sleeping Beauty Waltz – Ann Freeman Dance Academy/Ann Freeman
  • Temperature – Miller Street Dance Academy/Michelle, Alyson, Amy
  • Kiki – Dancers Workshop/Tori Melby
  • Dream On – A Step Of Class/Kaitlyn Lewis
Margie Canipe Spirit Award
  • 1st Miller Street Dance Academy
  • 2nd Center of Performing Arts
  • 3rd Step Of Class

PAC Pictures of Overall Winners!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grand Champion of Champions

Beale Fletcher Award

Teacher Choreography Award for Seniors

Spirit Award

Pink Ribbon Scholarship Winner: Breanne Goebel

Junior Member Raffle Winner: Leigh Anne Lemonds

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to all our Scholarship Participants this year at Winter Workshop.  We had some amazing talent and the judges were truly impressed!

Senior Overall Scholarship Winners

  • 1st Overall: Grace Marley: Student of Anne Freeman Dance Academy
  • 2nd Overall: Kristina Stuckey: Student of Anne Freeman Dance Academy
  • 3rd Overall: Mackenna Munavalli: Student of Miller Street Dance Academy
  • 4th Overall: Henna Reid: Student of Studio 68
  • 5th Overall: Haidyn Warren: Student of Centre of Performing Arts

 

 

Junior Overall Scholarship Winners

  • 1st Overall: Emma Frye: Student of Anne Freeman Dance Academy
  • 2nd Overall: Christa Swanner: Student of Anne Freeman Dance Academy
  • 3rd Overall: Lyndsey Ledbetter: Student of Centre of Performing Arts

 

 

 

 

Senior Class Award Winners:

  • Ballet Award: Ashlyn Stanley: Student of Dancer’s Workshop
  • Tap Award: Alexandria York: Student of Centre of Performing Arts
  • Jazz Award: Ashlyn Stanley: Student of Dancer’s Workshop
  • Modern Award: Ashlyn Stanley: Student of Dancer’s Workshop
  • Acro Award: Brooke Maness: Student of Dance Impressions

 

 

 Junior Class Award Winners:

  • Ballet Award: Hailey Rollins: Student of Tippy Toes Dance Studio
  • Tap Award: Zoe Charles: Student of Anne Freeman Dance Academy
  • Jazz Award: Audrey Bucey: Student of Miller Street Dance Academy

 

 

Senior Special Award Winners:

  • On Pointe Award: Sarah Paschal: Student of Dance Impressions
  • The Movement Quality Award: Harper Barbour: Student of Studio J
  • The Cool and Confident Award: Trista Matthews: Student of Dance Impressions

 

 

 

 

 

Junior Special Awards Winners: 

  • Fancy Feet Award: Ella Wilson
  • Great Performer Award: Anna Leise Gaines

Following the Scholarship Audition Awards, a teacher’s only reception will be held on the 8th floor in the Governor’s Parlor at 8:30 p.m.  Come out for a fun evening with food, drinks, and other teachers.

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Melissa Zaleski at mkschoolofdance@aol.com.

Look forward to seeing you there!

PAC Online Registration Is Now Open
Registration Deadline is February 1, 2017
Smithfield, NC March 17th – 19th, 2017
If you will be paying by credit card over the phone, check the box that says “I agree to dance by competition rules” and “paying by credit card” on the check out page of registration.
If you are paying by cheque click “paying by cheque.” On the following screen check the box that says “I agree to dance competition rules.”
Credit Card Payment – please call Leslie Ingram, 919-631-9941
Paying with Cheque – mail to Connie DeVusser
                                                  2815 Northwoods Drive
                                                  Jacksonville, NC 28540
When your registration is complete you will receive an email with your entries.
With the new upgrade if you need to make any changes you can go back in and make the corrections yourself.  Please remember no corrections will be made and/or accepted after February 6th so we can get the schedule out to members in a timely manner. Please make sure you review your entries and everything is correct before completing your registration.
If you have any issues or need assistance please contact Connie DeVusser at 910-548-5960 or dianasdancenc@gmail.com. Please do not reply to this email if you have any questions contact Connie directly.
List of hotels in the area.
Super 8 919-989-8988
Country Inn & Suites 919-934-3411
Holiday Inn Express 919-934-3350
Fairfield Inn & Suites 919-938-0050
Best Western 919-989-4047
Sleep Inn & Suites 919-209-2360
Comfort Inn 919-938-4444
We hope to see you at PAC!

Happy New Year!

Just a friendly reminder about our upcoming Winter Workshop in Raleigh,NC on February 11th-12th. Classes for students and teachers, as well as scholarship auditions will be offered. Scholarship auditions are available for Juniors age 10-12 and Seniors age 13 and up. All entries, for the workshop and the scholarship auditions, need to be registered on Dance Comp Genie. Pre-registration price ends on January 17th, 2017. 

Please complete the Scholarship Form attached and mail to: Kyla Shank 14413 Woodcrest Dr Rockville, MD 20853

Printable version of form

For any questions, be sure to check the member login at www.carolinamasters.org.

Event Venue: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel 1707 Hillsborough Street Raleigh, NC 27605

2017 Winter Workshop and Scholarship Audition Schedule

2016 Convention Video

If you were a title contestant and did not purchase a video of your routine, but would still like one, it’s not too late!  Please fill out the attached form and submit your request to Crown Productions and they are happy to fill your order.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask!

Video Order Form