Entries by NWSADAB

Faculty Spotlight: Ashley Martin

Recently Northwest School of the Arts dance faculty Ashley Martin was featured in the fourth (Un)Common Ground dialogue that brings together BIPOC choreographers who have shown work in Green Space’s artistic programming series. Read more here

Alumni Spotlight: Britney Stevenson

Britney Stevenson graduated from the dance program at NWSA in 2009. While there, she had the opportunity to work with a group of encouraging, thoughtful but tough dance teachers and guest artists that gave her the confidence to pursue dance in college and beyond. She graduated with a BFA in Dance Performance and Choreography from […]

Alumni Spotlight: Constance Stamatiou-Lopez

Constance Stamatiou began her dance training at Pat Hall’s Dance Unlimited and North Carolina Dance Theatre. In May 2002, she graduated from Northwest School of the Arts and studied at SUNY Purchase before becoming a fellowship student at The Ailey School. In 2009, Ms. Stamatiou received the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship in the Performing and Visual […]

Alumni Spotlight: Sara Galante

After I left Northwest, I graduated from William A. Hough High School and then The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelors of the Arts in Exercise and Sports Science. Due in part to inspiration from my time with a spinal stress fracture at Northwest, I plan to pursue Physical Therapy school […]

Alumni Spotlight: Willie “Tre” Smith III

Willie Smith III a native of Charlotte, NC began his training at the age of ten at Weir Dancing Inc and numerous other intensives such as Debbie Allen Dance Academy, Philadanco, and International Ballet Classique. After graduating with honors from Northwest School of the Arts he continued his education and training at The University of […]

Alumni Spotlight: Javontre Booker

I am currently at junior at University of North Carolina School of the Arts. I am also in the middle of rehearsals for Merce Cunningham’s Change of Address. While also balancing an 18 credit hour semester, I am a Resident Assistant for a dorm hall here at the school of the arts. With that, I […]