TRDance students have participated in Richmond Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker, the Virginia International Tattoo, The Gift of the Magi with the Virginia Symphony, and the Annual Grand Illumination Parade in downtown Norfolk. Many master classes are offered throughout the year to our students in a variety of dance forms, and visiting professional dance companies & artists from around the world are often seen rehearsing in the building. Under the umbrella program of Mixed Abilities in Motion (MixMo), TRDance also offers a special Adaptive Dance Class for children with Down Syndrome in partnership with Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters and the Down Syndrome Association of Hampton Roads and Movin’ & Groovin’ Class for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in partnership with the Autism Society of Tidewater.
TRDance Center is an exciting environment of working professional dancers and teachers who believe dance education is valuable to the development of any child’s education and has the ability to enhance the life of any adult. Company dancers, as well as leading choreographers, composers and designers are a constant energizing presence in the building, inspiring our students to love dance. Student have opportunities to perform in our annual school show produced at our own Benjack Studio Theatre and have other opportunities to perform in professionally produced concerts with Todd Rosenlieb Dance and Virginia Ballet Theatre.