Community Service

Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others, cannot keep it from themselves.
– James M. Barrrie

At Stage Door Dance, we strongly believe that giving back to our community is an important component to our studio's cultural values. We offer a variety of service learning opportunities for all of our dancers, and past experiences have included:

  • Performance Opportunities at the Governor Morehead School for the Blind
  • Participation in Team Walks for the American Cancer Society
  • Fundraisers for Dancers Responding to Aids
  • Holiday Projects with Children’s Hospitals and Nursing Homes
  • Opportunities with Special Olympics of North Carolina
  • Charity Dance Classes
  • Penny Wars for the SPCA and HEART Pet Rescue 
  • Performing & Collecting Donations for the VA Hospital in Durham
  • The Make A Splash Initiative to Fund a Clean Water Well in Uganda via Global H2O
  • The Concert For The Kids Initiative to Benefit Global H2O
  • Girls Geared For Greatness Training and Empowerment Event
  • Luck Be For Lemmon for The Frankie Lemmon School

The studio is also proud to support the following campaigns and programs: 

  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Walk
  • The St. Baldrick’s Foundation
  • Lunafest Short Films Fest for The Breast Cancer Fund
  • The Helen Foundation Campaign
  • SAFEChild
  • Interact 
  • Relay For Life of Brier Creek
  • Raleigh Rescue Mission
  • Avent West Children's Mentoring 
  • Marbles Kids Museum 
  • Read and Feed 
  • Our Local Theatre and Dance Community 

If you have a service need, event, or suggestion, please let our staff know.We love being involved in our community and want to help in any way we possibly can!