Northwest School of the Arts Dance Department Staff
Proficient Tap, Beginning/Intermediate Tap, Advanced Jazz, Proficient Jazz, Proficient Modern, and Middle School Dance 7th (Semester)
Amelia has been involved in dancing for over 30 years. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Dance Performance and Dance Education Certification from Winthrop University. While at Winthrop, she performed in many shows with Winthrop Dance Theatre and Rhythm Quest, as well as, several student choreography showcases. Amelia has toured with Dance Caravan and has also performed with Sinergismo Dance Company of Charlotte, North Carolina. She has performed with the Charlotte Philharmonic Orchestra, Carolina Voices, and the Singing Christmas Tree. She was a semi-finalist in Fox Network’s television show So You Think You Can Dance. Read more
Dance Majors I, Dance Majors II, 7th Grade Advanced Ballet, 8th Grade Advanced Ballet, HS Beginning Modern, and HS Beginning Ballet
Chandra McCloud-Glover hails from Durham, NC, where her love of dance grew after seeing an Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performance in middle school. She studied at Florida State University and University of North Carolina at Charlotte, majoring in Dance Education and minoring in Marketing. She spent a couple of summers at American Dance Festival’s summer intensive as an intern and student, focusing on composition, as well as technique. Read more
Proficient Modern, Dance 6th, Intermediate Modern, Dance Majors 3, Advanced Modern, and Dance for Stage
HS Intermediate/Advanced Ballet & Pointe
Angela grew up in Athens, GA. She earned her BFA in Dance from Goucher College in Baltimore MD, her M. Ed from American College of Education, and her two teaching licenses from The University of Georgia in Athens, GA.
Angela was the first teacher earn a teaching license in Dance k-12 in GA in 1991. She has taught dance at Clarke Central High School in Athens GA, been the dance critic for The State newspaper in Columbia, SC, has choreographed professionally for children’s theaters for more than 10 years and has taught ballet in private studios in GA, SC, & NC for the past 27 years.